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Arts Groups Name New Leader

Source: Barbara Curtin, Statesman Journal

Shannon Planchon formally took over Monday as interim director of both the Oregon Arts Commission and Oregon Cultural Trust.

She replaces Christine D’Arcy, the longtime director of both organizations, who said she was fired without … Continue Reading

Abuse of Elderly is on the Rise

Source: Carol McAlice Currie, Statesman Journal

A grandson overdraws his grandmother’s checking account to conceal a gambling addiction.

A nursing-facility caregiver obtains a credit card in a senior-facility resident’s name and then charges more than $6,500 without the resident’s knowledge.… Continue Reading