Four Sentenced in Mail Theft Scheme

Waqar Nawaz

Four Sentenced in Mail Theft Scheme Involving Stolen Checks, Driver’s Licenses LYNCHBURG, VA (STL.News) A case involving four people, who between June 2018 and January 2019, conspired to cash checks stolen from residential mailboxes, concluded today in the U.S. District Court. According to court documents, Justin Rosser and Kristen Knowles […]

DC Mayor Launched $250,000 SHOP, EAT, PLAY, STAY Giveaway

Maryam Shah

Washington, DC (STL.News) Today, Mayor Bowser and the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, in partnership with Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, launched the DC SHOP, EAT, PLAY, STAY giveaway to encourage residents and visitors from Maryland and Virginia to take advantage of all the District has to […]

Texas Governor Abbott Reappoints Leite & Orozco-Crousen

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Ezio Leite and Emily Orozco-Crousen to the Council on Sex Offender Treatment for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.  The council sets standards for treatment and oversees the licensing of providers. Ezio Leite of North Richland Hills is the Executive Director and Senior […]

Pennsylvania Will Be 5.9° F Warmer by Midcentury

Maryam Shah

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Pennsylvania’s average temperature will be 5.9° F higher by midcentury, with significant consequences for the health and safety of Pennsylvanians, especially those living in Environmental Justice communities, and for ecosystems, agriculture and other areas, according to Pennsylvania Climate Impacts Assessment 2021, released today by the Wolf Administration. The departments […]

Texas Governor Renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration For May 2021 TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME: WHEREAS, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, issued a disaster proclamation on March 13, 2020, certifying under Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) poses an imminent […]

Pennsylvania Governor: $11 Million to Support Business Expansion

Maryam Shah

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf announced more than $11 million in low-interest loans through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) that will help seven companies in five counties create and retain employees, grow their operations, and improve their facilities. “Pennsylvania’s job creators are getting people back to work, creating new opportunities and possibilities for […]

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Recognizes DHS Employees

Maryam Shah

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf  announced today that four Department of Human Services (DHS) employees were recipients of the Governor’s Awards for Excellence for the creation and operationalization of the Regional Response Health Collaborative (RRHC) program, a statewide program created to provide clinical, operational, and educational support to long-term care facilities preparing for […]

Pennsylvania Governor Honors 51 State Employees

Maryam Shah

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf  today praised the recipients of the Governor’s Awards for Excellence for 2020 and proclaimed May 5 State Employee Recognition Day to pay tribute to all state employees for their dedication to public service. “The accomplishments of these award recipients are a testament to the vital work that state […]