Food Stamp Fraud
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) _ A Worcester woman has pleaded guilty to defrauding the government of more than $3 million in food stamp benefits through a scheme she ran out of her convenience store.
The Telegram & Gazette reports Vida Ofori Causey pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges including conspiracy …
Elderly Eligibility
New Bedford's Council On Aging and Coastline Elderly Services are teaming up to deliver financial benefits to local seniors.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that only 2 out of every 5 seniors that are eligible for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits are enrolle…