Jacket Jam Concert

Ariel-Foundation Park welcomes the Mount Vernon High School marching band for its “Jacket Jam” concert at the Schnormeier Event Center on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m.  This free event for all members of our community.  The Band will feature songs from their marching season, showcasing local high school musicians at their finest.
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Governor DeWine, BWC Administrator/CEO McCloud Announce BWC Covering Drug Disposal Bags for Opioid Prescriptions

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Stephanie McCloud, and RecoveryOhio Director Alisha Nelson announced Thursday a new, statewide effort to prevent opioid diversion and addiction in situations where an injured worker is prescribed opioids as part of a BWC claim.… Read full story

Ohio “Tobacco 21” Law Takes Effect on Oct. 17; Age to Purchase Tobacco and Vaping Products Now 21

Ohio Tobacco Quit Line (1-800-QUIT-NOW) offers free resources for quitting

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s new “Tobacco 21” law takes effect on Thursday, Oct. 17, raising the age to purchase cigarettes, other tobacco products, and alternative nicotine products such as e-cigarettes and vaping products from 18 to 21.… Read full story