All Things Business, Schools

OSU Mansfield Initiative Seeks To Help The Middle Class

25 Jun , 2018  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield is participating in a new initiative with a goal of helping the middle class thrive.

The Ohio State University is collaborating with Schmidt Futures to launch the Alliance for the American Dream – an initiative to kickstart an idea development process to identify innovative solutions that will foster greater social mobility, greater equality of opportunity, and a more attainable and sustainable middle class. More…

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Dairy Queen Celebrates 70 Years In Richland County This Saturday

22 Jun , 2018  

Note: This story has been updated.

A local family-owned business is set to celebrate an amazing 70 continuous years of providing Richland Countians with delicious food and wonderful memories. On June 23, both Dairy Queen locations will be offering many favorite DQ treats on sale for $1.70.  For kids there will be face painting, tattoos, balloons and fun from Noon to 3:00 PM. More…

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Another Historic Tax Credit Project For Mansfield: 331 Prescott To Be Returned To Life

22 Jun , 2018  

On Wednesday, when the Ohio Development Services Agency announced awards of $30,228,955 in Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits for the rehabilitation of 31 historic buildings, a Mansfield property was included for the second round in a row.

This time, the recipient is the landmark house at 331 Prescott Street, which is poised to receive a $900,000-plus rehabilitation project to create two residential units. More…

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Innovative Local News Company Celebrates Anniversary

18 Jun , 2018  

On Monday, Richland Source celebrated its fifth anniversary of providing Mansfield, Richland County, and now Ashland and Crawford Counties news and information.

When Richland Source arrived on the scene in June 2013, it rode the second wave of independent local online news launches across the country. It was the second of its kind to arrive locally, following MidOhioLive, and provided its readers with a product which emphasized general interest and positive news. More…

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Target Same-Day Shopping Delivery Arrives In Mansfield On June 14

1 Jun , 2018  

Shipt, a leading online delivery marketplace, and Target Corporation announced on Thursday they will begin same-day delivery of more than 55,000 groceries, essentials, home, electronics, toys and other products to select Ohio metro areas. Throughout June, nine metros will gain access to Shipt delivery from Target:

  • Beginning June 14: Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Mansfield, Sandusky and Toledo
  • Beginning June 19: Akron and Canton
  • Beginning June 21: Cleveland

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Application Window Closing For Two Economic Development Positions

31 May , 2018  

The Richland County Development Group (RCDG) is currently seeking to fill two positions that will match talent with an identified need.

First, RCDG is seeking an Economic Development Liaison to Shelby & Northern Richland County. This position has been developed in collaborative partnership with the Shelby Community Improvement Corporation. More…

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Tax Credit Approvals Give Area A Double Jobs Boost

22 May , 2018  

When the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (“TCA”) met on Monday to review economic development proposals brought to the board by JobsOhio and regional partners, Mansfield and the Richland County area received some generally good news. More…

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Statewide Leadership Network Releases Vision To Reinvent Ohio Cities, Including Mansfield

17 May , 2018  

To present a bold vision for the future of their communities, a bipartisan, cross-sector network of leaders from small legacy cities have released “A Vision for Ohio’s Reinvention Cities. Endorsed by more than thirty representatives of the private, public, nonprofit, and philanthropic sectors, this forward-looking agenda outlines achievable state policies that are key to ensuring the revitalization of Ohio’s Reinvention Cities – legacy cities with fewer than 65,000 residents that have lost population since their 20th century peaks. More…

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AK Steel Reports First Quarter Financial Results

5 May , 2018  

This past week, AK Steel reported its financial results for the first quarter of 2018.

First Quarter 2018 Highlights

  • Net income of $28.7 million, or $0.09 per diluted share
  • Adjusted EBITDA of $118.7 million, or 7.2% of sales
  • Revenues of $1,658.9 million, an 8.2% increase from first quarter 2017

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Gorman-Rupp Announces First Quarter Financials; Declares Divided

28 Apr , 2018  

The Gorman-Rupp Company has reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018.

Highlights of that report included: More…

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Richland County Unemployment Numbers Continue To Fall

25 Apr , 2018  

Measured by unemployment rates, things are looking good for Richland County and the surrounding area.

Richland and neighboring Crawford Counties both registered 4.8 percent unemployment in March, according to figures released on Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. For Richland County, that was down from 5.2 percent in February, and reduced from 5.8 percent one year ago. More…

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Mansfield Clean Water Facility Upgraded

18 Apr , 2018  

Since emerging under new ownership as Clean Water Environmental (CWE) in September 2017, CWE has been hard at work restructuring both operationally and structurally. Initial emphasis has been placed on enhanced adherence to compliance regulations and how CWE can best serve the Ohio communities in which their facilities are located – Mansfield and Dayton. More…

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