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Safe & Sound Campaign works to reduce fire deaths

Five people were killed in fires in October, bringing the yearly total to 102. This represents an 11 percent increase in fire fatalities from this time last year. Due to this increase, State Fire Marshal Larry L. aFlowers is asking all Ohioans to commit to fire safety and prevention in their homes. “Many fires can [ Read More ]

NFU applauds America’s family farmers and ranchers

National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson applauded the nation’s two million family farmers and ranchers who on average feed 155 people and supports 24 million jobs in the United States. “While we’ve made great strides in addressing world hunger over the last few decades, we still have a long way to go,” said Johnson. [ Read More ]

Affordable health screenings coming to Amelia on Dec. 9

Residents living in and around the Amelia, Ohio can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Church of the Good Samaritan will host this community event on Dec. 9. The site is located at 25 Amelia Olive Branch Road in Amelia. [ Read More ]

Lap of Love brings in-home pet hospice care to Clermont

Caring for a beloved pet when they become geriatric or terminally ill can take an enormous emotional toll on owners. Fortunately, a special service in the Clermont area is expanding to provide in-home hospice care and euthanasia. Lap of Love is a growing network of veterinarians who provide family-centered in-home hospice and euthanasia care for [ Read More ]

Mercy Health – Anderson Hospital on 100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs list

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – Anderson Hospital has notched its latest honor – making Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in [ Read More ]

The FORCE is in you to be a Lifesaver

A long time ago at a blood drive far, far away… 135 donors won a pair of advanced screening tickets to Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Don’t miss your chance to see the new movie before it opens to the general public. All donors who give blood at one of our Neighborhood Donor Centers or [ Read More ]

“Dine & Donate” benefits Relay For Life of Clermont County

Clermont County residents are invited to join the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Clermont County at the Eastgate location of Applebee’s, for a fundraiser on Thursday, Nov. 12. The business will donate 10 percent of all sales that day to the Relay For Life of Clermont County, a volunteer fundraising group for the [ Read More ]

3rd Grade Cub Scouts make blankets for charity

Last week the third grade Bear Cub Scouts from Cub Scout Pack 116 at St. Bernadette School in Amelia got to give Big Hugs to children with Project Linus. This nonprofit organization provides homemade blankets to give to children in need. Its blankets are lovingly made by adults and children from all walks of life [ Read More ]

Duke Energy ramps up efforts to protect customers from scammers

Duke Energy is ramping up efforts to protect customers from the long-running scam targeting customers of utility service providers across the country. The company has launched a new multi-week social media campaign with content focused on identifying the tricks scammers use to get money from customers, and how customers can protect themselves. The company encourages [ Read More ]

Girl Scout Cookie prices to remain $4

If you’re a cookie lover living in the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio council area, we have good news—our cookie prices will remain the same as last year at $4.00/box with the exception of our gluten-free variety, Toffee-Tastic, which is $5.00/box and available in limited quantities as it is a pilot this year. Girl Scout [ Read More ]


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