Community Common- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:40:56 EST 1800 Two graduate from Good Life training http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150926172/Two-graduate-from-Good-Life-training The mission of the Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD) is, “Together, we build meaningful lives”. This is the goal of every staff member for every individual with developmental disabilities served. In order to enhance... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:40:06 EST Students return from tournament http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/150926100/Students-return-from-tournament Bender Karate Academy students recently return from the Father Christmas Cup Tournament.The competition was held at the Bishop Flaget school in Chillicothe Oh. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:37:06 EST It’S All About The Baby! http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/150925292/ItS-All-About-The-Baby Tim Throckmorton Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:57:08 EST Einstein-Curtis Engagement http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150906631/Einstein-Curtis-Engagement Ms. Lacey Aerin Curtis, daughter of Drs. James and Lacey Curtis of Portsmouth, Ohio, and Mr. Joshua Einstein, son of Drs. Claudia Gruss and Eric Einstein of Redding, Connecticut, are pleased to announce their engagement. Ms. Curtis graduated from The... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:45:09 EST Two New Unrestricted Funds http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150921957/Two-New-Unrestricted-Funds The Scioto Foundation has announced the creation of new unrestricted funds totaling over $300,000 established by two generous women who recognized the value of unrestricted gifts which can serve the community's most pressing needs in many... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:33:13 EST Commissioners settle Eden Park http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150921589/Commissioners-settle-Eden-Park By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:44:07 EST SOPA to develop riverfront http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150921768/SOPA-to-develop-riverfront By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:16:07 EST Cornett awarded Barbar Poetry Scholarship http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150926661/Cornett-awarded-Barbar-Poetry-Scholarship PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – In 2012, Dr. Thomas Khoury established a scholarship to honor his uncle Dr. James Barbar who was a poet, an educator and a lawyer. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:08:04 EST Bukiewicz honored during Marietta College Graduation http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150924229/Bukiewicz-honored-during-Marietta-College-Graduation Marietta College's Zachary Bukiewicz of Minford, OH, was one of approximately 20 students who were recognized during the annual December Graduation celebration on Dec. 7, 2014. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:15 EST SSU’s Clark Planetarium hosts “Star of Bethlehem” http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150924190/SSUs-Clark-Planetarium-hosts-Star-of-Bethlehem In addition to its show on Monday, Dec. 15, the Advanced Technology Center will continue to host its annual “Star of Bethlehem” Christmas show on Wednesday, Dec. 17 and Friday, Dec. 19 in the Clark Planetarium. The “Star of... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:13 EST AAA Forecasts Year-End Holiday Travel http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150923080/AAA-Forecasts-Year-End-Holiday-Travel AAA Travel reports nearly 16.04 million people in the East North Central Region will travel 50 miles of more to get to their year-end holiday destinations. This is an increase of 4.8% from the 15.16 million people who traveled in the same region last... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:10 EST Glockner graduates basic training http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150923961/Glockner-graduates-basic-training U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Leo B. Glockner graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:06:07 EST Protect Against Holiday Mishaps with Adequate Insurance Protection http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150925203/Protect-Against-Holiday-Mishaps-with-Adequate-Insurance-Protection The winter holidays are a time to focus on friends and family, not to worry if your insurance is adequate. As you prepare to celebrate this special season, Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor suggests you review your... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:06:06 EST SOMC Receives Silver Level Healthy Worksite Award http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150924086/SOMC-Receives-Silver-Level-Healthy-Worksite-Award Southern Ohio Medical Center was recently recognized for their outstanding efforts toward employee health and fitness, receiving the 2014 Silver Level Healthy Worksite Award presented by the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and the Healthy Ohio... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:06:05 EST SOMC Named as a Top Agency of the 2014 HomeCare Elite http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150926598/SOMC-Named-as-a-Top-Agency-of-the-2014-HomeCare-Elite Home Health Services of Southern Ohio Medical Center are proud to announce that they have been named a Top Agency of the 2014 HomeCare Elite™, a recognition of the most successful and top-performing home health agencies in the United... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:05:10 EST Births at SOMC http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150924033/Births-at-SOMC December 4Maggie Sapp and Chad Sapp of New Boston, daughterMr. and Mrs. McManaway of Piketon, daughterDecember 7Carrie Boggs and Keith Dunn of Portsmouth, sonDecember 8 Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:05:08 EST SOMC hosting in-service on preventing falls http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150924289/SOMC-hosting-in-service-on-preventing-falls Southern Ohio Medical Center will host a “Preventing Falls” in-service from 1 to 2 p.m. on January 13 in Room 3 of the Education Building, located on SOMC's main campus. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:16:05 EST Scioto County roadwork schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150922139/Scioto-County-roadwork-schedule Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of December 22nd, 2014 through December 26th, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:15:12 EST Upcoming activities at the PPL http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150925465/Upcoming-activities-at-the-PPL All locations of the Portsmouth Public Library will be closed December 24 and 25 for the Christmas Holiday.Sock and Mitten Trees Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:15:11 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/150923022/ Letter to the Editor:With Progress, Jobs and Future of PORTS D&D at Stake – local leaders responded Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:11:09 EST