Homeless youths, older adults will help balance state budget Human services and health care organizations were trying to determine Friday how they will deal with the cut in the fiscal year that ends June 30, while considering further cuts in the next ... year while eliminating DCFS services for youth ages 18 to ... 03/27/2015 - 7:40 am | View Link
Voice of the Reader: Rauner's budget targets middle class Illinois faces monumental fiscal challenges. But before we decide that we want to be just like Indiana or Wisconsin – or Kansas or Mississippi, for that matter – let’s take a deep breath and think about what kind of state we want to live in. We have ... 03/23/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Budget cuts threaten DCFS reforms Clifford Triplett understands the impact his tortured past had on Illinois' child-welfare system and doesn't want to see it lose ground. As a 5-year-old, he was burned with cigarettes, whipped with a belt buckle and starved for months. Finally taken to a ... 06/8/2012 - 6:47 pm | View Link
Deep cuts to state budget would hurt agencies and services Dozens of Nevada’s nonprofit groups, service providers and others met this week in Reno and Las Vegas to consider the looming threat of deep cuts to the state budget cuts which threaten to eliminate ... and Family Services (DCFS) received donations ... 10/22/2010 - 1:07 am | View Link
State budget crunch closing parks, costing jobs AFSCME spokesman Anders Lindall said the possible impact of the layoffs is aggravated by previous cuts. He noted since 2001, DCFS has lost 28 percent of its frontline work force, DNR 21 percent and DHS field offices 20 percent. 08/27/2008 - 1:00 pm | View Link
County of Los Angeles DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY ... County of Los Angeles . DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND ... Department of Children and Family Services ... If the proposed budget cuts are enacted, Ploehn said DCFS could ... 02/4/2016 - 4:14 pm | View Website
Illinois Issues blog: DCFS chief says budget cuts threaten ... DCFS chief says budget cuts threaten children's lives By Jamey Dunn In the wake of an estimated $90 million budget cut, ... “Recent budget cuts, ... 01/31/2016 - 10:21 am | View Website
Tribune watchdog: DCFS Tribune watchdog: DCFS. ... Budget cuts threaten DCFS reforms. Christy Gutowski. Man whose horrific abuse as a boy sparked changes fears progress will be lost. 1 2 w. 01/29/2016 - 5:40 pm | View Website
Rauner’s proposed DCFS budget cuts ... Dr. Marc Fagan, VP of Clinical Operations and Youth Services at Thresholds, weighs in on the impact of budget cuts to DCFS services. 01/29/2016 - 2:45 am | View Website
Rauner budget cuts target older Illinois foster youth ... Rauner budget cuts target older Illinois foster youth. Annie Audenas. ... Rauner's proposed DCFS cuts are expected to trim $167 million next fiscal year. 03/6/2015 - 6:02 am | View Website
Illinois budget cuts may send more kids to foster care : News 2012-09-18T00:10:00Z 2012-09-18T10:51:02Z Illinois budget cuts may send more kids ... The head of DCFS has said the move is ... Prior to the budget cut, ... 09/18/2012 - 11:48 am | View Website
Budget cuts threaten DCFS reforms Clifford Triplett understands the impact his tortured past had on Illinois' child-welfare system and doesn't want to see it lose ground. As a 5-year-old ... 06/9/2012 - 1:44 am | View Website
The Glens Trail at the Gorge Metro Park between Akron and Cuyahoga Falls is well-known for the icicles hanging from cliffs. The Old Mill Trail at Furnace Run Metro Park in Richfield Township is the site of an old mill. The Mingo Trail at Sand Run Metro Park in northwest Akron is named after a Native American tribe.
A grass-roots group is pushing for the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency to correct what it calls “past serious mistakes” made by the agency at a Stark County Superfund site that dates back to 1980. That request was made by Chris Borello of the Concerned Citizens of Lake Township to the agency that is embarking on a new review of the long-closed Industrial Excess Landfill at 12646 Cleveland Ave.
This WeekFridayCanton Ballet Red Velvet Party: Casino Royale — 6:30 p.m. at the Joseph Saxton Gallery of Photography, 520 Cleveland Ave. NW., Canton. Food, music for dancing, Las Vegas-style gaming. $75. www.cantonballet.com. SundayPastries with the Princesses — 2 p.m. Sunday at Redeemer Family Life Center, 2141 Fifth St., Cuyahoga Falls.
Chocolate prevailed at the sixth annual Law, Love and Chocolate. Judge Taryn Heath, who founded the event, greeted 350 guests Thursday with a champagne toast. Celebrity servers awaited with trays of delicious chocolate-infused food.“Try this — it’s actually good for you,” University of Akron Law Dean Matthew Wilson said, as he served a mint black bean parfait.
Two local charities were the beneficiaries of the third annual Angel Art Auction on Thursday. More than 300 people came to bid on unique art pieces donated by local artists. Stewart’s Caring Place: Cancer Wellness Center and the Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation benefited from the gala, which included silent and live auctions.
MEDINAWiles, Herbert R., 81, of Lodi. Died Saturday. Parker & Son. STARKBarrett, Dwaine, 86, of Alliance. Died Saturday. Cassaday-Turkle-Christian. Tucker, Faye L. (Grigsby), 92, of Alliance. Died Friday. Cassaday-Turkle-Christian.