Category: National News

Be On HIGH Alert For SCAMMERS

Be On HIGH Alert For SCAMMERS

Scammers always adapt to the ever-changing environment, and we want to remind you to be on high alert for some of the new ways these thieves are working to steal your information. It is important to be vigilant with your personal information year-round; however, with the recent economic stimulus packages and a busy tax season, […]

Tax Deadline Update for Individuals: Tax Deadline Extended

Tax Deadline Update for Individuals: Tax Deadline Extended

With the recent passing of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), a decision was made by the IRS to extend the 2020 filing tax deadline only for individuals to May 17, 2021. This provides an extension of time to pay 2020 income taxes, otherwise due on April 15, 2021. This extension does not apply to individual states at this […]

Midwest Food Bank COO/CFO Testifies At Congressional Hearing

Midwest Food Bank COO/CFO Testifies At Congressional Hearing

NORMAL, IL – Midwest Food Bank COO/CFO Eric Hodel testified before the Congress Committee on Agriculture hearing on Thursday, March 11, 2021. The subject of the meeting was “A Look at Food Insecurity in America.” In addition to his position at MFB, Hodel manages his family farm of livestock and grain. Hodel spoke of MFB […]

Hard Truth Distilling Co. Introduces Legends Series With 14-Year-Old Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Hard Truth Distilling Co. Introduces Legends Series With 14-Year-Old Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Schoonover Straight Bourbon Whiskey, plus three barrel-smoked variants, are available today  Nashville, Ind. – Hard Truth Distilling Co., an artisan distillery located on 325 acres in Southern Indiana, has released the first spirit in its Legends series: Schoonover Straight Bourbon Whiskey. This very rare, single-barrel, uncut and unfiltered, 14-year-old straight bourbon whiskey is bottled by […]

Tim Tebow Foundation Launches The Rescue Team, The Next Step In The Fight Against Human Trafficking

Tim Tebow Foundation Launches The Rescue Team, The Next Step In The Fight Against Human Trafficking

(Jacksonville, Florida, October 7, 2020) Following the public elevation of their fight against human trafficking this past August, the Tim Tebow Foundation recently launched the Rescue Team, an army of people committed to engaging, inspiring, and equipping others joining them on the front lines. The need for the Rescue Team was born after the Foundation saw thousands […]

The Tim Tebow Foundation: Not On Our Watch

The Tim Tebow Foundation: Not On Our Watch

Submitted By Kimberly McLaughlin I’ll never forget the day my dad called me from overseas and told me he had just purchased four young girls. I was in my mid 20’s at the time, and completely unaware such a transaction was even possible. Surely I had misunderstood him. People buy groceries. Shoes. Annual passes to […]

United Airlines To Add Seven Nonstop Destinations In Fort Myers This Winter

United Airlines To Add Seven Nonstop Destinations In Fort Myers This Winter

CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — United Airlines today announced plans to add up to 28 daily nonstop flights this winter connecting customers in Boston, Cleveland, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, New York/LaGuardia, Pittsburgh and Columbus, Ohio to four popular Florida destinations. The new, nonstop flights reflect United’s continuing strategy to aggressively, and opportunistically manage the impact of […]

Midwest Food Bank 100 Day update

Midwest Food Bank 100 Day update

Pandemic day 100 and Midwest Food Bank continues to fulfill its mission. 100 days into the pandemic, Midwest Food Bank continues to fulfill its mission and serve more than 2,000 non-profit partner organizations. In addition to providing food to partner agencies, Midwest Food Bank has provided disaster relief via family food boxes in partnership with Salvation […]

Rollovers Of Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) Allowed Additional Time

Rollovers Of Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) Allowed Additional Time

The year 2020 has brought multiple unprecedented events and challenges due to the COVID-19 health crisis, and we are here to share another update that may impact your retirement investments. Thanks to the IRS Notice 2020-51, there is an option for those who took the Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) to return those funds if they […]

Florida Took Hesitant First Step To Partially Reopen Amid Outbreak

Florida Took Hesitant First Step To Partially Reopen Amid Outbreak Florida Took Hesitant First Step To Partially Reopen Amid Outbreak

ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) – Across the state, except in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties, restaurants and shops opened at 25 percent capacity on Monday after being closed for weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic. Business owners and customers reacted with emotions ranging from elation to trepidation. When longtime customer Ron Rogers walked through the doors […]

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