Deeds and land records scams in Ohio

LAKE COUNTY - Lake County Recorder Becky Lynch has issued an alert that there is a scam being perpetrated on citizens of many Ohio Counties.

ExploreAg science camp accepting applications

COLUMBUS, Feb. 28, 2018 – High school freshman and sophomores in the 2018/2019 school year who are considering careers is science, technology or engineering are invited to apply for the integrated science camp ExploreAg.

March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio (PGNO) is celebrating March as Problem Gambling Awareness Month, in collaboration with the National Council on Problem Gambling, and our partners in Ohio. "Have the Conversation" about problem gambling is this year's theme.

Smart energy choices, savings goals of new Farm Bureau member benefit

COLUMBUS, March 5, 2018 – The Ohio Farm Bureau Energy Program is a valuable new benefit for the organization’s members that will provide education and protection for energy consumers and offers cost savings to eligible participants. As an added bonus, Farm Bureau’s partner, Community Energy Advisors, will award three $500 quarterly prizes to winning Farm Bureau members between now and the end of 2018.

BCI Assists Law Enforcement in Tracking Online Sources of School Threats

COLUMBUS, Feb. 22, 2018 — Following the arrest of a 16-year-old by the Scioto County Sheriff’s Department for five counts of inducing panic and one count of making a terroristic threat, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini, and Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader, today announced that the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) cyber crimes and criminal intelligence analysts helped law enforcement identify where the threats were coming from online.

Brown Urges Tough Action In Steel Investigation After Ross Shares Findings

DAYTON, Feb. 16, 2018 – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today called on President Trump to make a quick decision in the Administration’s investigation into the impact of steel imports on national security, known as the “232” investigation, after Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross shared the Department’s findings of its investigation today.

Call for 2018 Two Days in May Award Nominations

COLUMBUS, Feb. 16 - The Ohio Attorney General’s Two Days in May Awards recognize the outstanding services of individuals and/or organizations empowering victims of crime in Ohio. Individuals and/or programs of any public or private nonprofit organization, whose mission is to assist, protect, or empower victims of crime, are eligible for consideration.