Direct Support Professionals care for vulnerable population during pandemic

Direct Support Professionals care for vulnerable population during pandemic

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of monthly outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.The Champaign C...

April 8th, 2020 |  


Helping Ohio during extraordinary crisis

Helping Ohio during extraordinary crisis

The Senate passed and the president signed into law an unprecedented bipartisan rescue package called the CARES Act that devotes $2 trillion towards h...

April 7th, 2020 |  


The roads he has taken

Special Note: This column will now appear in the Wednesday edition of the UDC. In mid-March a news item related to the coronavirus – as all news...

April 7th, 2020 |  



Protecting Ohioans from coronavirus scams

Protecting Ohioans from coronavirus scams

While our first priority is keeping Ohioans healthy and safe, we must also take steps to protect Ohioans’ financial wellbeing.We’ve seen r...

April 7th, 2020 |  


Is takeout and delivery food safe amid COVID-19?

Is takeout and delivery food safe amid COVID-19?

Question: What steps do I need to take when ordering takeout food or food from a delivery service in light of the coronavirus pandemic?Answer: First, ...

April 6th, 2020 |  


Relief available to Ohio’s small businesses

Relief available to Ohio’s small businesses

As we all know, small businesses serve as the economic engines that drive communities across our state. Their success is Ohio’s success, and we ...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Considering toxicity of pesticides

Considering toxicity of pesticides

When considering the toxicity of pesticides, we need to address the toxicity to both pests and humans. But first, please note the term pesticide refer...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Time to return to Victory Gardens?

Time to return to Victory Gardens?

During the two world wars, when food was in short supply, someone came up with the idea of growing food in public places like parks or community garde...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Death of a pregnant woman involves 2 persons

The Urbana Daily Citizen reported “2 Springfield residents killed in Friday crash” (Saturday, March 28, p. 2). The obituaries on the Jacks...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Honda makes pledge to communities, customers

Honda makes pledge to communities, customers

Honda is initiating a new effort to harness the helpful spirit of community in responding to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The effort is led by...

March 31st, 2020 |