GoBus Service to Van Wert County

The GoBus program, a federal and state funded bus transportation service in Ohio recently added a new route with service to Van Wert & Delphos. We have two stops set up in Van Wert County, the first being at Brookside Convenience in Van Wert and the second being at Delphos Recreation Center in Delphos. The…

Engaging your Workforce in Wellness

As result of BWC’s recent Ohio Safety Council health & wellness initiative, the Portage County Safety Council in northwest Ohio collaborated with local health & wellness providers to develop the attached workforce health & wellness publication which they’ve been generous enough to share. The publication’s key objectives are to provide effective tips and strategies, encourage…

BE A SAFETY COUNCIL MEMBER -Improve Safety & Save $$ on Worker’s Comp!

We have once again teamed up with the Van Wert Area and Paulding Chambers of Commerce to offer you Safety Council.  Each year, local Safety Council members save thousands of dollars from rebates on their Workers’ Compensation rates.  In addition, the safety and accident prevention information presented at the meetings result in a safer, more…

Changes coming soon to Ohio’s BWC Billing -FREE Webinars being offered

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) is changing their billing practices. Under the new system, effective July 1 for private employers, businesses will be billed PRIOR to receiving coverage instead of the current practice of billing employers in arrears. In order to prevent double billing during this transition, the BWC will offer a premium…

2015 Delphos Market Fest Grand Opening!

The Delphos Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the opening of the NEW Delphos Market Fest! This is a new age market featuring vendors such as produce, crafts, direct sales and informational booths. Market Fest will be held the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, June through October, located at 10740 Elida…

Traveling Vineyard -April Featured Member

Traveling Vineyard…Allison Rode, an Independent Wine Guide with Traveling Vineyard offers in-home wine tastings.  From the comforts of your home you are able to have a “Vineyard Type” wine tasting with your family and friends by sampling award winning affordable boutique wines from all around the world.  Allison started her business in Michigan of June…

Northwest Physical Therapy, Inc. Celebrates Occupational Therapy Month

Northwest Physical Therapy, Inc. celebrates Occupational Therapy Month: The Profession that Focuses on Life Skills For millions of people, the service of occupational therapy is a lifeline. People of all ages receive it to help them participate in the activities of their daily life. Sometimes people need occupational therapy to do things we take for…

5 Myths about the Affordable Care Act for Midsize Businesses

  Many businesses are struggling to understand and comply with the rules of the Affordable Care Act (ACA or health care reform law). To help them, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield has a number of helpful resources at www.makinghealthcarereformwork.com, like this blog article that dispels five common myths about the ACA for companies with…