Lake Forest Residents Voice Concerns Over 5G Towers
Dozens gathered in Lake Forest Wednesday at a meeting to share their concerns about potential health impacts related to 5G technology.
Why Wilmington residents are getting higher water, sewer bills
As Wilmington transitions to monthly billing instead of the quarterly billing, some water and sewer customers have seen higher-than-expected monthly bills.
Red Cross Renews Urgent Call For Blood Donations
Storms, the holidays and the government shutdown all helped to put a pinch on blood donations. The Red Cross is putting out an urgent call for donors.
Tax Season Is Here And So Are Telephone Scams; Here’s What To watch For
03/21/17 – 2:44 P.M The Putnam County Sheriff’s office wants you to be aware of scams this tax season. In a release, the department says that telephone scams increase throughout the country during this time of year. They often leave an urgent callback request and say that they have notified the police department or sheriff’s office of a warrant for your arrest. This is not the case. Here are the five tell-tale signs of a scam according to the Sheriff’s Office. The IRS…
NORTH KOREA WARNS AGAIN AND HAWAII CALLS FOR EVACUATION PALN!! WHAT?!!
Beware scam Windows 10 download emails
Security experts are warning of scam emails claiming to help users download Windows 10 which instead install ransomware on users' computers.
State Police Warn of New Credit Card Phone Scam
The phone scammers have come up with a new twist to rip you off by making unauthorized charges to your credit card and, according to New Jersey State Police, it is so effective, the scammers even put a charge on the cops' credit card when they were called!
'Always think before you click': Experts warn of new Facebook scam
MADISON, Wis. - If you're an avid Facebook user, you may have seen or heard of recent messages like this one:"Heads-up! Almost every account is being cloned. Your picture and your name are used to create a new face book account (they don't need your password to do this this). They want your friends to add them to their Facebook account. Your friends will think that it's you and accept your request. From that point on they can write what they want under…
BEWARE: Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Moving Scams
Some moving companies can be dishonest when they interact with their customers.We have put together some tips to avoid being a victim of moving scams.
Placer County Sheriff Warns Of Gas Station Card Scam In Auburn Area
The Placer County Sheriff is out with a warning about a gas station credit card scam discovered at multiple stateions in Auburn and North Auburn. Investigators found a card skimming device inside a North Auburn gas station pump on Wednesday.
Chesterfield woman warns against secret shopper scam
A Chesterfield woman is speaking out after she was the victim of a secret shopper scam.
How To Use 311 to Empower Residents
How are we engaging citizens and making them feel part of the public process?
This Southgate resident knows what's up
The election is over, Trump won. Most lawn signs have been discarded, they'll be burned in bonfires or take up residence in a local landfill....
Shippers Beware: How to Avoid Fake Freight Forwarder Scams
2 common freight forwarder scams and how shippers can avoid them before getting cheated when importing and exporting goods.
How to Spot a Utility Scam
Don't fall victim to a utility scam. Learn how to protect yourself by watching this video.
7 Secret Tips to Winning a Hudson Valley Radio Call-In Contest
As the person who's responsible for taking caller number 25, I can tell you exactly how to win a radio contest.
DMV to change how it issues licenses
Printing the cards at a secure site better protects the materials used to make the cards and reduces the risk of counterfeiting and identity theft — although neither of these have been big problems in DMV offices in Connecticut, Seymour said. Connecticut had the option tor switch to a secure, centralized location or to invest in expensive upgrades to add security measures to the over-the-counter process…
Nebraska measure could tip the number of states with casinos
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could tip the number of states that allow commercial gambling into the majority Supporters of legalized casinos have launched a petition drive to place the issue on the 2020 ballot with financial backing from the economic development corporation owned by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska Twenty-five…
Plumbing Scams & How To Avoid Them
Find out how you can avoid becoming a victim of a plumbing scam. Know what questions to ask and know when to run.
Nebraska's Death Penalty: What's Next?
This is a sample caption Font Color June 26, 2015 Fred Knapp of NET News hosts a discussion of the current petition drive to allow Nebraska voters to decide if the state has the death penalty. This follows a historic vote in the Legislature to repeal the death penalty in Nebraska.