Archive for the ‘Ohio’ Category

OH: Local Gov’t Audits

March 2, 2009

If you live in Ohio and wonder if your school, country or other local government agency is in top fiscal or operative shape, check out today’s State Agency Database Highlight:

Audit Search – Conveniently review the financial information of units of state and local government such as schools, cities, counties, etc., to see how Ohioans’ tax dollars are being spent. Types of audits and reports included are: Financial – Annual or biennial reviews of the financial activity, legal compliance and fiscal controls of a government. Issued for the nearly 5,000 units of state and local government. Special – Reviews of questioned transactions to determine if fraud, waste or abuse has occurred. Performance – Reviews assessing the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of government business operations or programs. Provider – Reviews of Medicaid provider services to determine compliance with program regulations. Fiscal Analysis – Financial forecasts, fiscal watch/emergency review.

The Ohio page of State Agency Databases Across the Fifty States is maintained by Audrey Hall.

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OH: Campaign Finance

July 20, 2008

Want to know who the Natural Law Party ran in Ohio and how much money they raised? Or perhaps you’d like to know who’s running for State Board of Education this year (Christopher Corrigan, Edward Parker and James Pawlik)?

This information and much more can be obtained by using today’s State Agency Database Highlight:

Campaign Finance Select a form to return financial reports of contributions and expenditures for candidates/committees. Candidates are searchable by name, party, office, and district. Sorting options are available. Some large reports are available for download via FTP.

The Ohio page of State Agency Databases Across the Fifty States is maintained by Audrey Hall.

OH: Find a prisoner

May 17, 2008

Do you have reason to believe that someone you know is in an Ohio prison somewhere? Are you wondering whether someone you KNOW has been sent up the river in Ohio has been released? Use today’s State Agency Database Highlight to find out:

Offender Search – Inmate locater searchable by a number of criteria, including name, whether incarcerated or on parole, parole hearing date or state identification number.

Results include institution prisoner is being held at, inmate picture, crimes they are serving time for and length of sentence. Parolees may be located by zip code.

The Ohio page of State Agency Databases Across the Fifty States is maintained by Audrey Hall.

OH: Ohio Memory

March 8, 2008

Whether you need a quick portrait of President Taft or want to see some family farming bumper stickers, today’s State Agency Database Highlight will get your there:

Ohio Memory an online scrapbook of Ohio history – Discover 26,000 primary sources from 330 archives, historical societies, libraries and museums that document Ohio’s past from prehistory through the present.

The Ohio page of State Databases Across the Fifty States is maintained by Audrey Hall.

Ohio: Veterans Home Cemetary

December 12, 2007

Today’s State Agency Database Highlight is from Ohio:

OVH Cemetery – Search the alphabetic list of veterans buried in the Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery at Sandusky. The date of death is included. Click on view detail for the exact grave location and an image of the headstone. Database can be searched by date of death and by last and first names by using the “advanced find” feature.

For more databases from more states, please see the 50-State Agency Database Registry.

SDOTD 9/14/2007 – OH: Emerald Ash Borer Maps

September 15, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Ohio:

Emerald Ash Borer Maps Emerald Ash Borer kills ash trees within 3 to 5 years of infestation. To protect the state’s 3.8 billion ash trees, a quarantine in counties where EAB has been identified has been in effect since Sept. 2003. Maps show infestation areas and counties under quarantine.

For more databases from more states, please see the 50-State Agency Database Registry

STOTD 8/2/2007 – OH: Long-Term Care Consumer Guide

July 29, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Ohio:

Longterm Care Consumer Guide Information about nursing homes and assisted living facilities to help consumers, family members and professionals search for the appropriate facility to meet an individual’s needs.

For more databases from more states, please see the 50-State agency database registry.