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Safely Celebrating Halloween in 2020

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The Ohio Department of Health and the CDC have prepared recommended best practices for those wishes to celebrate Halloween this month.

While some communities will host beggar’s night activities, some will host trunk-or-treating.

The ODH strongly recommends canceling hayrides, haunted houses and trunk-or-treating  events. Of course, seek guidance for your local health department. 


City of Chillicothe and Ross County villages/townships will conduct trick or treat on Thursday, October 29th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 🎃🎃🎃

Posted by Chillicothe Police Department on Friday, October 9, 2020

Ohio’s Anti-Virus Message Goes Viral

If you haven’t seen this message on TV in Ohio, you’ve like not been watching.

The public service announcement produced by a Dayton-based Marketing Agency, was displayed during Governor DeWine’s daily COVID-19 news conference.

Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, MD says the message has been requested by numerous media outlets nationally.

As of 2:45pm April 22nd, the video had been viewed by more than 934,000 YouTube viewers.

The video displays the mathematics of exponential expansion and how distancing reduces the number of reactions.