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Tips To Prevent Insects And Termites From Attacking Your Home

(StatePoint) This spring and summer, your home could be under attack by termites, known as "silent destroyers" because of their ability to quickly and quietly cause serious property damage. As the temperature increases, so does the potential for termite swarms and infestations by other insects seeking to chew up your home and its value.

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Date Published: April 14, 2010

 

 

Arizona man sentenced to prison for attempting to steal Greene County company client information

Christopher Paul Murphy, 68, of Golden Valley, Ariz., was sentenced in U.S. District Court to 12 months and one day in prison for intentionally accessing a protected computer without authorization.

8 ways to banish spring allergies

(BPT) Spring. The time of year when, as poet Alfred Lord Tennyson famously said, a young man's (and woman's) fancy "lightly turns to thoughts of love." That is, of course, if you're not sneezing, coughing or dealing with itchy eyes. Spring allergies seem to get worse every year. Is there anything you can do to avoid them?

OSU study: Intervention program further boosted positive thoughts for cancer patients

A new Ohio State University-led study on the outlook of cancer patients suggests a level of resiliency that may be unexpected by the casual observer.

ODNR urges open burning precautions for spring wildfire season

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) urges Ohioans to learn about the state’s outdoor burning regulations and to take precautions if they are planning to burn debris this spring. Ohio law states outdoor debris burning is prohibited from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. during March, April and May.

Wright State women’s basketball wins on senior day against Penguins

The Wright State women's basketball team won against the Youngstown State Penguins by a score of 70-65. The win moves the Raiders' record to 22-6 and 14-2 in the Horizon League.

Former judge suspended for attempt to influence daughter’s speeding ticket

A former Scioto County Common Pleas Court judge was suspended from the practice of law for six months by the Ohio Supreme Court recently for attempting to influence an Ohio State Highway patrolman and juvenile court to drop a speeding charge against his daughter.

Many small retailers going cashless

(Columbus) While still fresh from its December opening, a bagel shop in the Short North has already modified its payment policy.

New grants from AG Yost to address visible reminders for trafficking survivors

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost recently announced that his office will begin a new program to help survivors of human trafficking eliminate a visible reminder that many live with: tattoos and similar markings that once served to “brand” them as the property of pimps, drug dealers or gangs.

Forty-three people indicted in federal court for their roles in two separate conspiracies to sell large amounts of drugs

Forty-three people were indicted in federal court for their roles in two separate conspiracies to sell large amounts of drugs in the Mansfield area.

Supreme Court of Ohio considers whether a five-year or three-year prison sentence applies to an illegal drug maker

The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday, March 6th, heard four oral arguments, including one asking whether a trial court followed the correct sentencing guideline when punishing an illicit drug manufacturer.

BWC drops painkiller Oxycontin from formulary

Safer alternative cited in agency’s latest move in opioid battle

New Assistant Superintendent of Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation name

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost recently announced that Dublin Police Chief Heinz von Eckartsberg will serve as the assistant superintendent of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) beginning on Monday, March 25.

ODNR provides more than $23,000 to support prescribed fire in Ohio

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is a leader in promoting and using prescribed fire as a resource management tool in Ohio. Through the Prescribed Fire Supplies, Tools, Education, and Personal Protective Equipment (STEP) grant program, the ODNR Division of Forestry recently approved grant funding for 11 projects totaling $23,855 for land management agencies in Ohio.

ISIS supporter sentenced to almost 16 years for attempting to provide material support to foreign terrorist organization and identity theft

Defendant admitted creating Twitter and Facebook accounts for people he believed were supporters of ISIS

Couple agree to plead guilty to health care fraud scheme that targeted first responders

A Columbus couple have agreed to plead guilty to charges related to a health-care fraud scheme that involved compound creams prescribed to city employees and first responders.

Columbus Arts Festival draws artists from across the country

The Columbus Arts Festival returns for its 58th year this summer.

6 fun ideas to save as a family

Meeting financial goals as a family can be challenging. But inspiring your family to helpAmerica-Saves-Week-2019-participant-badge and contribute to a financial goal doesn’t have to be a painful process, especially when the result is an exciting family vacation, a new family car, or college savings. In the spirit of America Saves Week, I’ll share some ideas on how to save as a family for all those items and bucket-list experiences.

Men charged in stolen baby formula conspiracy

Three Butler County men have been arrested and charged in a conspiracy to ship stolen baby formula and other goods.

New projects expected to create more than $100 million in investments

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted recently announced the approval of assistance for seven projects set to create 1,430 new jobs and retain 1,970 jobs statewide. During its monthly meeting, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) reviewed economic development proposals brought to the board by JobsOhio and its regional partners. Collectively, the projects are expected to result in more than $96 million in new payroll and spur more than $100 million in investments across Ohio. Projects approved by the TCA include:

Are your children gaming? Then they may be gambling, too!

Videogaming has been expanding its reach into an area that has traditionally been off limits for children – gambling. In recent years, researchers have been looking into how gaming has been weaving gambling into the virtual stories. Unfortunately, while the situations are virtual, the money spent to participate is real.