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Symmes Valley High School e-sports team takes home $1,500 in first championship

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) – A teenager’s dream come true — a world where school and video games collide. A new after-school e-sports program at Symmes Valley High School lets students compete in video game tournaments with schools across the country. “Not every kid wants to play traditional sports,” said instructor Nic Allen. “I could … Read more

Tips for keeping pets safe and healthy during the holiday season | Santa Barbara Humane | Valley Life

Christmas Day is getting closer and closer. That means that most of the decorations have been put up, and that parties and gatherings will soon be here. It is the season for fun, family and fellowship but don’t forget about the dangers celebrations and decorative flourishes can pose to our furry friends.  While festive lights, fragile ornaments, … Read more

Audubon and Guthrie County Public Health Departments Looking for People to Take Surveys | Raccoon Valley Radio

The Audubon and Guthrie County Public Health Departments are looking for people to take their Community Health Needs Assessment Survey. Audubon and Guthrie County Public Health Director Jotham Arber says they are looking for 1,000 people in both counties to take these surveys that will collect data about the general health for each county and … Read more

Growing access to healthy food | Merrimack Valley

METHUEN— Locally grown produce tastes better and is better for you. But for people who rely on public assistance and use electronic benefit transfer cards to buy what they eat, making purchases at farmers markets and farm stands can be a problem. That’s because the equipment that processes their transactions is often a challenge to … Read more

Jordan Valley facility named for Sen. Roy Blunt, who championed clinic

Despite the cold temperatures and wind, more than 100 people gathered outside Thursday afternoon for the dedication of Jordan Valley Community Health Center’s newest addition — The Roy Blunt Center for Family Health and Wellness.  “Our history and our future are in large part due to the work of our United States Sen. Roy Blunt, … Read more

Alex Hermann, late free throws lift Methacton boys basketball over Perkiomen Valley – PA Prep Live

GRATERFORD >> Tied 47-47 with 18 seconds left in the game, Alex Hermann stood at the free-throw line with a chance to create the necessary separation Methacton boys basketball needed. The first shot — swish. The second one missed, but Hermann went for the offensive board and got sent back to the line in the … Read more

Operator of San Gabriel Valley Employment Staffing Company Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charge for Failing to Pay Over Payroll Taxes to IRS | USAO-CDCA

          LOS ANGELES – A Diamond Bar man pleaded guilty today to a federal criminal charge for deliberately failing to pay more than $200,000 for one three-month period’s payroll taxes that were owed by a San Gabriel Valley employment staffing company.           Robinson Rin Yang, 54, a.k.a. “Robert Mora,” a.k.a. “David Lee,” pleaded guilty to … Read more

Start building your business with Happy Valley LaunchBox Accelerator programs

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — This spring, Happy Valley LaunchBox powered by PNC Bank will offer two no-cost startup accelerator programs, which provide community and Penn State entrepreneurs with resources and guidance to help turn their business ideas into scalable businesses. Idea TestLab applications will open on Jan. 3, 2023. FastTrack Accelerator is accepting applications now … Read more

Manufacturing credited with helping Lehigh Valley hit a record GDP | Lehigh Valley Regional News

Lehigh Valley’s economy hit a record $47 Billion in 2021, according to the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation. The LVEDC says manufacturing was the largest economic sector, producing up to $8.4 billion of that record amount. That means manufacturing has now overtaken finance, insurance, and real estate as the Lehigh Valley’s top contributor to the … Read more