Two Sentenced From October SWAT Raid on Gambier Street

Judge Richard Wetzel sentenced two individuals arrested October 1, 2018, when MVPD and KCSO tactical response units executed a search warrant at a house in the 500 block of Gambier Street in Mount Vernon.

Antonio Bolden, 24, of Youngstown, was sentenced to 4 years of mandatory prison time on two counts of aggravated possession of drugs, second-degree felonies.… Read full story

Plan to join us at the Ohio State Fair on Senior Day, July 30, for the Well Beyond 60! EXPO

For the fifth consecutive year, the Ohio Department of Aging is partnering with the Ohio State Fair to sponsor the Well Beyond 60! EXPO on the Fair’s Senior Day, July 30, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

The EXPO is an interactive health and wellness fair that features nearly 3,000 square feet of health screenings, wellness demonstrations, and more provided at no cost by state and community partners.Read full story

Trump Administration Awards $1 Million in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Grants to Counties to Strengthen Efforts to End the HIV Epidemic in the United States

Today, the Trump Administration, through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), awarded approximately $1 million in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants to 10 metropolitan areas that are Part A jurisdictions to provide technical assistance to enhance efforts to end the HIV epidemic.… Read full story

Statement from Ohio AG Dave Yost on Today’s U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Congressional Maps

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on congressional maps in Maryland and North Carolina:

“Ohio voters already elected to redesign our line-drawing process by a Constitutional Amendment. Power to legislate belongs to the legislature, or to the people — not to the courts.

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