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AEP Ohio Helps with ‘Growing Lucasville’

Lucasville is one of the few communities in southern Ohio without a park. With some help from AEP Ohio, that will soon change. AEP Ohio has donated $50,000 to Growing Lucasville Opportunities (GLO) – $25,000 this year and $25,000 next year – to help build a park on Robert Lucas Road about two miles from …

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Addressing Poverty in the Community

Poverty, which is traditionally defined in terms of income level, is a much broader issue that includes lack of safe housing, health care and food resources. Sadly, minorities experience higher poverty rates due to a number of contributing factors. Fortunately, there are organizations in Ohio working to combat this disparity and bring opportunity to affected …

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Advocating for Access to Legal Service

For individuals or families living in poverty, navigating the legal system can be difficult. Many in our community face homelessness, hunger, violence and other challenges because they don’t have access to the resources they need. Community Legal Aid Services is a non-profit law firm in northeast Ohio that provides services to low-income individuals and families, …

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Gift Yourself with Energy Savings

The holiday season can be expensive, however there’s still ways to gift yourself. Yes, that’s right. Give yourself the gift of savings this holiday season with these three energy efficient tips. Consider classic décor for your home Traditional decorations like evergreen wreaths and swags, popcorn garland, nutcrackers and homemade ornaments can make your home look …

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Safety Tips to Brighten Your Holidays

We’re all familiar with Santa’s eight reindeer responsible for keeping Santa’s sleigh in flight on Christmas Eve. Here are our top eight electrical safety tips to help protect you and your loved ones this holiday season: Before putting up lights or other outdoor decorations, look up and stay clear of overhead power lines. Keep ladders, …

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