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  • BBB Warns to Avoid Powerball Scams January 15, 2016 – Columbus Ohio– With Powerball now breaking records for the largest lottery jackpot in history, Better Business Bureau is warning consumers that scammers will be taking advantage of the situation to trick people into thinking they are winners. The big Powerball winners will be announced on television and online, but BBB expects to see scammers reaching out via email, telephone and snail mail to “inform” secondary winners of smaller prizes. Lottery scams were among the Top Ten Scams of 2015 as reported to BBB Scam Tracker (bbb.org/scamtracker). Typically, targets of a lottery scam are asked to pay “taxes” or ...
  • Community Members Come Together To Address Findings of Needs Assessment This week a community call to action was held to review and address the findings of the 2015 Logan County Health Risk and Community Needs Assessment. Dr. Sherri Quinones, research and data analysis and Ken Slenkovich, assist dean at Kent State College of Public Health, lead seventy community partners through an exercise to review county specific data, prioritize identified areas of risk and need and begin to formulate a community plan to address these findings.  Individuals present represented numerous health and human services agencies, not-for profit organizations, area businesses, chamber of commerce, county agencies, law enforcement, court system, hospital, health department ...
  • Singer/Songwriter Hannah Beck Wins National Music Talent Competition, & Releases New Album What’s written on you? That was a question Northwest Ohio singer/songwriter, Hannah Beck, asked judges, attendees, fans, and campers during her Music Tournament performance at the 2015 Creation Sonshine Festival in Somerset, WI, July 18. It’s the same question that sparked the inspiration for Beck’s title track for her latest album, which was released nationally July 14. Hannah’s song, “Written On You” plus the others in her 25 minute set the morning of July 18, were the necessary keys to claim her the winner of the 2015 Sonshine Music Festival tournament, competing against unsigned artists from all across the United States. Beck’s ...
  • Spring and Summer Outdoor Opportunities at Kirkmont Center Spring and Summer Outdoor Opportunities at Kirkmont Center Kirkmont Center invites families, school teachers, community leaders, non-profits and businesses to join us in outdoor activities and camp opportunities this spring and summer. Camp Preview Days, are an opportunity to preview summer camp, tour the facilities, and ask questions about Kirkmont’s summer camping program. Camp Preview Days will be held on Saturdays April 18th and May 9th from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Summer camp opportunities for all ages and interests begin the first week of June. A full brochure is available on our website at www.kirkmontcenter.com, or request one be mailed by contacting Kirkmont ...
  • Grand Opening – Richwood Farmers Market Grand Opening – Richwood Farmers Market RICHWOOD, Ohio – A farmers market is coming to Richwood this summer. The market will feature fresh, Ohio-grown produce, dairy and meats, baked goods, and more. The Richwood Farmers Market will open June 1 and be held from 5-7 p.m. each Monday from June through October. The Market will be in the parking lot of the Richwood-North Union Library, 4 E. Ottawa St. The Market and the Richwood Garden Club will host a pre-Mother’s Day flower and baked goods sale on May 9 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Richwood-North Union Library. The Mother’s Day ...
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