June 18, 2021

Dr. Gautam Arora Going To Prison For Illegal Prescribing

Former Amherst Pain Doctor, Dr. Gautam Arora Going To Prison For Illegal Prescribing And Defrauding Medicare BUFFALO, N.Y (STL.News) U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Dr. Gautam Arora, 43, formerly of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of unlawfully acquiring controlled prescriptions by misrepresentation and fraud, and scheming...

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June 18, 2021

Lincoln: Brandon Tolman Sentenced for Meth Trafficking

Lincoln Man, Brandon Tolman Sentenced for Methamphetamine Trafficking BANGOR, ME (STL.News) A Lincoln man was sentenced today in federal court for conspiring to distribute methamphetamine, Acting U.S. Attorney Donald E. Clark announced. U.S. District Judge Lance E. Walker sentenced Brandon Tolman, 32, to time served (25 months) and three years...

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June 18, 2021

Three Indicted in Drug Conspiracy

Three Indicted in Drug Conspiracy as Kidnapping Investigation Continues PROVIDENCE, R.I (STL.News) As U.S. Postal Inspection Service agents, with the assistance of Rhode Island State Police and Pawtucket Police, continue to investigate the alleged kidnapping of a postal carrier on June 1, 2021, a federal grand jury in Providence today...

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June 18, 2021

Rapid City Men Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy

Rapid City Men Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy (STL.News) Acting United States Attorney Dennis R. Holmes announced that two Rapid City, South Dakota, men convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance were sentenced by Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court. Thomas Janis, age 36, was sentenced on May 27, 2021,...

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June 18, 2021

Buffalo: Joseph Licata Convicted Of Bank Robbery

Previously Convicted Bank Robber, Joseph Licata Going Back To Prison For Escaping From Federal Facility And Committing Two Robberies, Including Another Bank Robbery BUFFALO, N.Y (STL.News) U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Joseph Licata, 52, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of bank robbery, was sentenced to...

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June 18, 2021

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Aakash Patel

Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Aakash Patel to the Hillsborough Community College District Board of Trustees. Aakash Patel Patel, of Tampa, is Founder and President of Elevate Inc. Previously, he was Director of Business Development for Chamber.com.  Patel is Chair of the Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough...

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June 18, 2021

Florida Governor Appoints Ismare Monreal & Michael Bileca

Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Ismare Monreal and Michael Bileca to the Miami Dade College District Board of Trustees. Ismare Monreal Monreal, of Miami, is the Acting Vice President and Dean of Students at Johnson and Wales University. She has volunteered her time with the United Way...

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June 18, 2021

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Charles Broadway

Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Charles Broadway to the Criminal and Juvenile Justice Information Systems Council. Charles Broadway Broadway, of Groveland, is the Clermont Police Department’s Chief of Police. Previously, he was a Special Agent Supervisor with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.  Broadway is a member...

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June 18, 2021

Florida Governor Appoints Two to the Criminal Justice STC

Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Michael Kessie and James Sewell to the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. Michael Kessie Kessie, of Bradenton, is the New College of Florida Police Department’s Chief of Police.  Previously, he served as a Patrol Officer, Sergeant, Detective Lieutenant, Assistant Chief and...

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June 18, 2021

California Governor Newsom Statement on May Jobs Report

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News)  released the following statement regarding today’s May jobs report, which showed that California added 104,500 jobs in May – the fourth consecutive month of six-figure job gains, following the 102,000 jobs created in April, 132,400 jobs created in March and 156,100 jobs created in February: “California continues to...

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June 18, 2021

Maine’s Mobile Vaccination Unit Ends Mission

Maine’s Mobile Vaccination Unit Ends Mission After Delivering More Than 10,000 COVID-19 Vaccinations 2,500-mile route ends in Old Orchard Beach Augusta, ME (STL.News) After administering more than 10,000 vaccinations across 12 communities in Maine since its launch on April 12, the Maine Mobile Vaccination Unit (MVU) will end its mission today, Friday,...

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June 18, 2021

Louisiana Governor: Drainage & Infrastructure Project

LSUA Hosts Gov. John Bel Edwards for the Drainage & Infrastructure Project Groundbreaking Baton Rouge,  LA (STL.News) Louisiana State University of Alexandria (LSUA) Hosted Gov. John Bel Edwards today for a groundbreaking for the Drainage and Infrastructure Project on the LSUA campus. After more than 10 years of working to secure federal...

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