Daily Archives: May 14, 2020

Virginia Dairy Farm, Food Bank Brought Together By Helping One Another

A dairy farm in Northern Virginia has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic’s crippling effect on the economy. Ken Smith told News4 in April that his farm, Cool Lawn Farms, in Fauquier County was struggling after schools were closed because they were his biggest buyer. The Piedmont Environmental Council saw Ken’s story, and its donors raised $15,000 to buy…

DC Mistakenly Overpaid 14 Employees $204,000

A clerical error resulted in more than a dozen D.C. employees being overpaid more than $200,000. The mistake occurred late last year, and for several months 14 D.C. Department of Transportation employees who primarily do road maintenance were overpaid a total of $204,000, including payroll and benefits. The mistake has been corrected. DC Department of Human Resources Director Ventris Gibson…