State Tech Magazine: 30 Must-Read State and Local IT Blogs 2017

State Tech Magazine: 30 Must-Read State and Local IT Blogs 2017. “The 2017 State and Local IT Must-Read Blogger List, the sixth iteration of the list, spans further than any previous, tackling not just CIO and IT department blogs, but also expertise on smart city initiatives, open data, digital government, public library technology, public safety IT trends and all the nooks and crannies in between.”

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pennsylvania adds an online resource for aged, disabled

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pennsylvania adds an online resource for aged, disabled. “The Wolf administration has created a new state website designed as a resource for older Pennsylvanians and younger ones with disabilities to learn about available home and community services that could assist them. The Pennsylvania Link to Community Care website… provides information on a range of potential help, with users able to home in on what’s available in their particular county.”

News 4 San Antonio: Texas makes searching for unclaimed property easier with updated website

News 4 San Antonio: Texas makes searching for unclaimed property easier with updated website. “The Unclaimed Property Division at the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has unveiled a new website… There you can search for any unclaimed bank accounts, court deposits, bill over-payments or other assets that you may have forgotten about that can be returned to you.”

NBC Connecticut: State Launches Interactive Map of Drug Drop Boxes

NBC Connecticut: State Launches Interactive Map of Drug Drop Boxes. “The state Department of Consumer Protection is providing a new tool to help families find the nearest drug drop box in the state. There is now an interactive map where families can zoom into their town and see the closest place to safely dispose of their unneeded medication.”

Fortune: Google Is Being Investigated By Missouri Attorney General

Fortune: Google Is Being Investigated By Missouri Attorney General. “The state of Missouri is gearing up for a legal battle with Google. Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley said Monday that his office is investigating the search giant over allegations that it violated the state’s various consumer-protection and antitrust laws.”

The Advocate: [Louisiana] launches new ‘School Finder’ website with extensive info on schools and child care centers

The Advocate: [Louisiana] launches new ‘School Finder’ website with extensive info on schools and child care centers. “State education leaders on Tuesday are unveiling their latest consumer tool for Louisiana families shopping for a public school. It’s called Louisiana School Finder. It’s the new home for public school report cards but goes far beyond report cards of the past.”

News-Bulletin: New Mexico Department of Health launches new website linking people with vaccine providers

News-Bulletin: New Mexico Department of Health launches new website linking people with vaccine providers. “Today, the New Mexico Department of Health Immunization Program announced the launch of two new interactive maps to help residents find a vaccination provider nearest them. One map is created specifically to help parents of children search for a Vaccines For Children provider. The other will assist uninsured adults to link to a nearby healthcare provider that offers immunizations for New Mexicans without medical insurance.”