Cec Ganz and Daniel Pastor Designated as Commended Students

We are pleased to announce that Cec Ganz and Daniel Pastor have been designated as Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Their Selection Index scores place them among the top 50,000 of over 1.5 million students who entered the 2021 National Merit Program by taking the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).  

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Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost Announces Settlements in Groundbreaking Lawsuit Against Illegal Robocall Service

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today announced settlements in a lawsuit against ten defendants – six companies and four individuals – that deceived Ohio consumers with illegal robocalls offering bogus credit card interest rate reduction services.

“Not only were these fraudsters bombarding Ohioans with illegal robocalls, they were also peddling a bogus pitch and demanding upfront fees,” Yost said.

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Brown, Kaptur, Beatty, Fudge, Ryan Urge Sec. of State Larose to Work with Ohio’s Tradespeople, Build Secure Ballot Drop Boxes

Ohio State Sheet Metal Workers, Ohio State Building and Construction Trades Council Stand Ready To Build Additional Secure Ballot Drop Boxes, At No Cost to the State; LaRose is Appealing Franklin County Court of Common Pleas Ruling that he has Authority to Provide Multiple Ballot Drop Boxes per County

September 28, 2020 – WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S.

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National VFW Day

On September 29th, National VFW Day honors the men and women devoted to this valuable organization and those members who have served our nation.

Members of the VFW today hold a long-standing history of volunteerism in their communities. Not only have they served their country, but they continue to serve their fellow veterans, families, and communities by sponsoring scholarships, career fairs, mental wellness campaigns, and so many more excellent services.… Read full story

Governor DeWine Issues Statement on Abbott’s BinaxNOW Tests

September 28, 2020 – (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today issued a statement following the White House’s announcement regarding Abbott BinaxNOW tests:

“We appreciate the Trump Administration providing millions of these innovative tests to Ohioans and our administration will continue to work on a plan to best incorporate them into our overall testing strategy in the coming days. 

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Attorney General Dave Yost’s Statement on General Motor’s Repayment of Financial Incentives

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost issued the following statement regarding General Motor’s repayment of financial incentives:

“It’s good news to hear that GM will repay the financial incentives it was offered. Thanks to Governor DeWine and his team for staying on top of this business relationship and holding them accountable.

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Agents Cite Six Liquor Permit Premises for Violating Health Orders

(Columbus) – Agents from the Ohio Investigative Unit (OIU) cited six establishments Thursday after receiving complaints of blatant violations of orders in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.

Agents visited the following liquor-permitted establishments and issued citations after witnessing the violations:

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BBB Scam Alert: Scammers Trick Victims Into Sending Money Through CashApp

With many businesses and individuals avoiding cash during the pandemic, digital wallets are becoming an increasingly common way to pay. Especially popular – with 30 million downloads in 2020 so far – is CashApp. Con artists are finding clever ways to abuse users’ unfamiliarity with the newly popular app, according to numerous BBB.org/ScamTrackerRead full story