Community Common- RSS Feed http://communitycommon.com/ http://communitycommon.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:09:02 EST 1800 Audit finds $48,000 in misused funds http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50757558/Audit-finds-$48000-in-misused-funds By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOhio Auditor of State Dave Yost said on Tuesday afternoon as a result of a recent audit, it was discovered $48,000 had been misused by to former Scioto County Employees. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:33:24 EST DeWine Launches 2014 Take Action Video Contest http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50676534/DeWine-Launches-2014-Take-Action-Video-Contest Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced the start of the sixth annual Take Action Video Contest, which gives Ohio high school students a chance to win up to $2,500 in college scholarships. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:52:05 EST Bluebird Featured on 2015 Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50676761/Bluebird-Featured-on-2015-Ohio-Wildlife-Legacy-Stamp The photograph of an eastern bluebird perched on a redbud tree was selected as the winning image of the 2015 Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp contest, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:51:08 EST Signs Of Life http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/50674881/Signs-Of-Life Tim Throckmorton Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:50:21 EST Taylor Urges Ohioans to Prepare for Upcoming Medicare Open Enrollment http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50758559/Taylor-Urges-Ohioans-to-Prepare-for-Upcoming-Medicare-Open-Enrollment COLUMBUS – A free Ohio Department of Insurance educational program that helped Ohioans with Medicare save a record $16.4 million last year is holding events across Ohio now and through the Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 annual open enrollment period,... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:02:08 EST Local Medicare Presentations Scheduled http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news-home_top-local_features-news/50678540/Local-Medicare-Presentations-Scheduled Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:49:11 EST IRS Warns Financial Institutions of Scams Designed to Steal FATCA-Related Account Data http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50756334/IRS-Warns-Financial-Institutions-of-Scams-Designed-to-Steal-FATCA-Related-Account-Data WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued a fraud alert for international financial institutions complying with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Scam artists posing as the IRS have fraudulently solicited financial... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:49:08 EST Shawnee State University President’s List for Summer 2014 released http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50755950/Shawnee-State-University-Presidents-List-for-Summer-2014-released Shawnee State University President Rita Rice Morris, Ph.D., has released the President's List for the Summer Semester 2014. To be named on the list, students must be full-time and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:48:09 EST Imposter Calls from ‘U.S. Treasury’ Targeting Ohioans http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50678583/Imposter-Calls-from-U.S.-Treasury-Targeting-Ohioans Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned that Ohio consumers are receiving scam phone calls from individuals pretending to represent the U.S. Treasury. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:48:08 EST Veterinary Assistant Training Program offered at Shawnee State http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50756668/Veterinary-Assistant-Training-Program-offered-at-Shawnee-State From October 13 to March 2 of 2015, Shawnee State University will be offering a two-part program for aspiring veterinary assistants. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:02:07 EST Scioto County roadwork schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50756534/Scioto-County-roadwork-schedule Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of September 29, 2014 through October 3, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:01:11 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50756397/ Bicentennial Events at the Portsmouth Public LibraryJoin us as we celebrate Portsmouth's BicentennialBicentennial Puppet Show Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:00:09 EST Ogg Addresses League of Women Voters http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50757197/Ogg-Addresses-League-of-Women-Voters Melanie Ogg, State Committeewoman (D-14th Senate District) was the featured speaker for the Portsmouth/Scioto County League of Women Voters Annual Dinner/Meeting held at Hillview Retirement Center in May 2014. Ms. Ogg was reelected for another... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:00:07 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50757774/ HARLOWSCIOTOVILLE-Rick Edward Harlow, 59, of Sciotoville, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2014. Arrangements will be at the convenience of the family under the direction of the Brant Funeral Service in Sciotoville. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:57:19 EST Natural High 5K Trail Run/Walk set http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50757645/Natural-High-5K-Trail-Run/Walk-set By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:57:18 EST Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1 Training Workshop Offered http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50757752/Microsoft-Excel-2010-Level-1-Training-Workshop-Offered The Business Development Program of the Community Action Committee of Pike County, the Pike County Career Technology Center, and OSU Small Business Development Center are offering a one day Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1 Training Workshop on October... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:57:16 EST AAA7 Encourages Medicare Beneficiaries in Scioto County to Attend Medicare Presentation in Portsmouth http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50755898/AAA7-Encourages-Medicare-Beneficiaries-in-Scioto-County-to-Attend-Medicare-Presentation-in-Portsmouth Are you a Medicare beneficiary? Want to learn more about Medicare and how the Medicare Annual Coordinated Election Period can work for you? Want to stay informed and healthy and save money? If so, then mark your calendars for an upcoming Medicare... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:56:09 EST Area church services http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50756483/Area-church-services * McDermott Community of Christ church school will be at 9:30am Sunday. Elder Pete Coburn will give the church school worship, followed by classes. The 10:45 worship service will be a Music Service with Barb Koch presiding and Elder Rhonda Morkassel... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:54:08 EST Scioto Foundation to sponsor second Scioto Gives Day http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50628347/Scioto-Foundation-to-sponsor-second-Scioto-Gives-Day The Scioto Foundation will sponsor its second annual Scioto Gives charitable campaign on Oct. 23, 2014. The purpose of the event is to help local nonprofit organizations build their endowment funds invested at the Foundation. The one-day campaign... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:57:11 EST Change order adds thousands to phone system http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50678752/Change-order-adds-thousands-to-phone-system By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:01:18 EST