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FL Gov.: Quarantine order expands to Louisiana, road checkpoints in place

FL Gov.: Quarantine order expands to Louisiana, road checkpoints in place

Gov. Ron DeSantis press conference key points: No new vacation rentals for two weeks Travelers from Louisiana must self-isolate for 14 days Road checkpoints will be set up coming into the state SNAP food stamp benefits to be expanded  In a press conference Friday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced those coming to the state from Louisiana […]

Adding first person perspective to poverty

Adding first person perspective to poverty

Harper is 19 and homeless. As an unwed mother to 1-year-old Harvey, she got ousted from her boyfriend’s house. Now living in a homeless shelter, Harper relies on Food Stamps and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families to pay bills. Without a car, she rides public transit or walks everywhere she needs to go, with Harvey […]

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. PAUL RYAN WON’T SEEK RE-ELECTION The decision by the House Speaker injects another layer of uncertainty as Republicans face worries over losing their majority in the fall. 2. TRUMP PROMISES MILITARY STRIKE Defying Russian warnings, the president says missiles “will be coming” in response to Syria’s suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 […]

OneStop reaches out to help needy in south Santa Rosa

OneStop reaches out to help needy in south Santa Rosa

It is time consuming to be in poverty. There are agencies and organizations that assist with applying for food stamps and Medicaid. There are teams of experts dedicated to helping people find worthwhile jobs and careers. Local colleges offer incentives and programs for students looking to better themselves. There are even offices solely dedicated to […]