The United States Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service announced that the distribution of economic impact payments will begin soon and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people.
This news will lead to the increase of scam phone calls, text messages or emails asking for personal information and claiming you need to provide it to receive the benefits.… Read full story
Columbus – Based on a motion filed by a special prosecutor from Ohio Auditor of State Keith Faber’s office, a special commission appointed by the Ohio Supreme Court determined today to suspend David W. Smith from his office as Mayor of the Village of Bridgeport.
Domestic Violence Service Providers Expect an Increase in the Need for Services During the Pandemic
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined 23 of his Senate colleagues in writing a letter expressing concern for the wellbeing of families who face an increased risk of domestic violence during the outbreak of the novel coronavirus and urged the administration to ensure service providers have the flexibility and resources to help victims and survivors of domestic violence.… Read full story
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will host a virtual public meeting regarding two pending Class II Injection Well permit applications in Belmont County. The meeting will be held from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. on April 10, 2020.… Read full story
During this time, children may be home from school and you may have more hand sanitizer accessible. Be sure to keep all hand sanitizer products out of reach of children, and call poison control if swallowed at 800-222-1222 or go to https://www.poison.org/… Read full story
Addiction counseling, in-person meetings, new hobbies – all of these activities are used by those in recovery. You can now add smartphone applications (apps) to this list. This technology is now being used by many as a tool to help an individual maintain their recovery.… Read full story
WASHINGTON—The jail incarceration rate in county and city jails across the United States dropped 12% over a decade, from an estimated 258 jail inmates per 100,000 U.S. residents in 2008 to 226 per 100,000 in 2018, the Bureau of Justice Statistics announced today.… Read full story