Assisted-living providers need boost in rate

Assisted-living providers need boost in rate
averages $ 56 a day, close to the cost of the PASSPORT home-care program, but dramatically lower than the cost of nursing homes. However, unlike other components of the community-based care spectrum, assisted-living Medicaid waiver providers have not …
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Jeweler's plea admits scam victimized 217
But with the thefts estimated at anywhere from $ 1 million to $ 2 million, it appears unlikely that Blarr, 48, will ever be able to compensate those he “systematically” stole from, either by selling them fake diamonds for cost of real ones, replacing …
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Harrington Park lawyer arrested, accused in $1 million theft scheme

Harrington Park lawyer arrested, accused in million theft scheme
He said his office anticipates filing additional charges. The judge told Capazzi that should he post bail he will be subject to GPS monitoring and must surrender his U.S. passport and have no contact with the victims. She said a hearing will be held on …
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William and Kate Fear Prince George Is Being Stalked by Paparazzi,
Jeffrey Heinzen, for example, is the director of the Office for Marriage and Family Life in La Crosse, Wisconsin; his wife Alice is the natural-family-planning coordinator for the diocese there. Steve and …. While the State Department didn't decline …
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Kevin Pietersen accuses England of bullying culture – as it happened

Kevin Pietersen accuses England of bullying culture – as it happened
When Pietersen was young and a little more foolish, after being named the ICC One Day Player of the Year in 2005, Mark Nicholas made reference to him coming 'home' for the ODI series in South Africa in which he made his international name. “Coming …
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Ebola unlikely to cause major outbreak beyond Africa
With the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the country confirmed earlier this week, people are getting nervous. But Ebola is very unlikely … Even more importantly, until a person is showing signs of being sick — with symptoms like fever and nausea …
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US reviewing passport controls

US reviewing passport controls
Concerned about a potential terrorist attack, US authorities are reviewing systems used to screen airplane passengers with Western passports before they board flights to the United States. Officials are assessing checks and safeguards at airports "to …
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Rap lyrics, Jerusalem, gay marriage await returning US Supreme Court
Kerry, a major separation-of-powers case, the court will return to the question of whether Congress may require the State Department to treat Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in U.S. passports. Presidents from both political parties have said …
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Crime and gangs: the path to battle for Australia's Islamist radicals
“I do worry about those who may be extremists infecting more people who were just pure criminals,” said Kaldas. Prime Minister Tony Abbott says that at least 20 of the fighters are believed by authorities to have returned to Australia, and that more …
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Greatest ebola fear in US should be the many uninsured
And viruses do not recognize borders, visas, or passports, Shutting down U.S. airports and isolating travelers from specific regions have been tried as disease control measures, and failed. The United States' special vulnerability is the enormous holes …
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Passport delay victims deserve refund, say MPs

Passport delay victims deserve refund, say MPs
A British passport, an essential document for travel by British citizens, had become the subject of emergency statements and crisis management." He said there had been a "complete management failure at the highest levels" of the Passport Office …
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Georgetown senior activities
Bring either a valid Massachusetts driver's license, valid passport or a valid Massachusetts photo ID issued by the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles. The ICE Program is an acronym that identifies an emergency contact in your cellphone. Bring a …
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British Ebola nurse travels to US to try to save victim
A British nurse who recovered from Ebola has travelled to the US to donate blood to try to save the life of another victim of the virus. Will Pooley, 29, was discharged from the Royal Free Hospital in north-west London two weeks ago where he received …
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Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee Holds Hearing on LGBT
After the horrific attack on two gay men near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's historic gay village, the Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee held an emergency public hearing on LGBT hate crimes. The public hearing, which included activists, …
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Hondurans arrested on charges of obtaining false US documents that belonged

Hondurans arrested on charges of obtaining false US documents that belonged
State Department officials at the time said that about 40 percent of U.S. passport fraud cases were linked to the illegal sale of Puerto Rican birth certificates to foreign nationals. The Miami criminal complaints do not say whether the fraud … In …
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Public-private partnerships: lessons from the Indian passport office
One of the government's first projects under the national scheme was a programme to make it far easier for people to apply for passports. The Passport Seva scheme has achieved flagship status through its sheer scale and a high level of media attention.
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Will I need a passport to enter and leave an independent Scotland?
From day one of independence, it says, eligible citizens would be able to apply for a Scottish passport, though it would not be mandatory to hold one, and UK passports would remain valid until expiry. The definition of eligible citizens is fairly broad:.
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Ireland's tourism minister shares good news: US tourist visits up 18% in

Ireland's tourism minister shares good news: US tourist visits up 18% in
Paschal Donohoe, TD, who serves as the Minister of Transport, Tourism and Sport told a Boston lunch gathering of the Irish American Partnership that he had just been given figures this morning that show that US tourist visits between June and August …
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Delta flight to Atlanta from Lincoln to boost business opportunities
MacArthur Airport now offering nonstop flights to Boston. WPIX – New York. People on Long Island can now turn to MacArthur Airport for nonstop service to Boston. The inaugural flight of Pen-Air took place today. The new airline will provide two daily …
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Cumberland County Clerk's Office awarded by state for meticulous work

Cumberland County Clerk's Office awarded by state for meticulous work
Recently, the U.S. State Department's Passport Division recognized the county clerk's office for its outstanding work in processing applications for U.S. passports and received a framed certificate for its outstanding methods and procedures. "I am …
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Foodie Events in Southwest Florida
Cooking Class “Local Seafood” with Chef Kristina San Filippo Join us for a sampling of unique and healthful recipes that spotlight local Florida seafood. Chef Kristina will provide a listing of …. For information visit website wineandcanvas.com (fort …
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Initial Revelation About His Nationality
"He then went to Liberia, got a Liberian birth certificate, a Liberian passport and came to the United States as a Liberian," this paper was informed. This latest information about his Ivorian nationality could not be independently verified because …
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Pumpkinfest in Downtown Zeeland

Pumpkinfest in Downtown Zeeland
http://www.pumpkinfest-zeeland.org/events/pumpkinfest-passport/ and visit six of the nine participating restaurants to try their pumpkin food or drink item. Turn in your passport and be entered to win a gift certificate from one of the participating …
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How Immigration Officers aid drug couriers, visa racketeers, other criminals
The embassies complained that apart from applicants presenting fake or forged travel documents, it was also discovered that they could produce passports in multiple names. Each time a visa application was denied, the applicant just went and got another …
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Roadshow: Where is the best DMV office in the Bay Area?

Roadshow: Where is the best DMV office in the Bay Area?
Q I am forced to admit that I had a very good experience renewing my driver's license recently. All the local DMV offices were crowded with the Concord office closed, so I got an appointment at the Gilroy office. Clean (even the restrooms), comfortable …
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Palmarina Bodrum; First mega yacht project of Turkey
… Travel Lift 100 and 250 Tons, 24 Hours Security & Camera Control Service At each point of the marina, Sea Border Crossing Customs and Passport Regulations, Scuba Diving Service, Art Galleries, A large grocery store (Macro Center), Yacht Club, 700 …
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