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Auction Marks End Of Geyers In Richland County

2 Aug , 2017  

On Tuesday, interested buyers convened in person and online to purchase the tangible remainders of what was once a strong retailing presence in Richland County.

The scene was the former Geyers Market at 660 South Diamond Street in Mansfield. More…

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Gorman-Rupp Declares Dividend; Shares Financial Results

29 Jul , 2017  

The Board of Directors of The Gorman-Rupp Company (NYSE: GRC) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.115 per share on the common stock of the Company, payable September 8, to shareholders of record as of August 15. This marks the 270th consecutive quarterly dividend paid by The Gorman-Rupp Company.

The company also reported fnancial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2017. More…

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Kindred Hospital To Close; 111 Jobs Impacted

28 Jul , 2017  

Updated 8:45 AM: See Below

In documents filed on Wednesday with the State of Ohio Office of Workforce Development, Kindred Hospital Central Ohio has announced closure of its Mansfield operation. More…

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Everything You Always Wanted To Know About: US 30

22 Jul , 2017  

It’s the latest in our “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About” series — today looking one of the main transportation routes in Richland County and north central Ohio – US 30. More…

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New Greensboro Carousel Being Built in Mansfield

18 Jul , 2017  

The Rotary Club of Greensboro, North Carolina is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. As a thank-you to the community, the Club has undertaken the financing of a new custom-made carousel which will be housed at the Greensboro Science Center.

The ride will be built, however, right here in Mansfield. More…

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Three Richland County Products Make All-Ohio List

17 Jul , 2017  

The Research Office of the Ohio Development Services Agency has issued its most recent compendium of products made in Ohio.

Begun as far back as 2010, the July 2017 listing shows an increasing number of products which are exclusively Buckeye-made. More…

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Richland Mall Gains One Store; Loses Another

14 Jul , 2017  

Mixed news came to Richland Mall this week, as a new store opened and another announced its closure.

Bridal and Formal Wear by B opened on July 12 in a new location next to Avita Ontario Hospital. Formerly housed in the Kohls Plaza across and down Lexington Springmill Road, pictures of their new store can be viewed below. More…

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Richland Source Launches New Office, Venture

5 Jul , 2017  

Today marks an important milestone for a local media business.

Richland Source, an online-only site which began approximately four years ago, is launching its new operational headquarters today. It’s not just a new site for them, it’s a new co-working space in downtown Mansfield.

It has moved from its home since mid-2013 on Temple Court. Adjacent to The Brickyard, that location provided limited space for news operations and meeting space. The new location at 40 West Fourth Street changes that dynamic, well… dynamically. More…

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Tax Credit Awards Announced; North Central Ohio Finally Included

1 Jul , 2017  

When the recipients of Round 18 Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits were announced this past week, there was a very familiar community name included.

For only the second time since the initial round in 2007, and for the first time in 10 rounds of awards, a north central Ohio project was included. And, instead of being in Mansfield, Marion, Bucyrus, Galion, Ashland, or Upper Sandusky, both of those projects have been in the same small Ashland County village – Hayesville, population 461. More…

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Richland, Mansfield Unemployment Rates Steady

22 Jun , 2017  

On Tuesday, the State of Ohio Office of Workplace Development’s Bureau of Labor Market Information released the latest (May) unemployment rate figures for Ohio counties and municipalities with over 50,000 population. More…

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LocaLynx Continues Local Expansion

15 Jun , 2017  

LocaLynx is a Mansfield-born, free app that helps the community save money while supporting local businesses.  Users can find coupons and deals for local restaurants, retail stores, entertainment, auto repair, home services, health, beauty and more.

The start-up continues to grow in both usage and location. In May, LocaLynx surpassed 65,000 downloads and have over 7,700 businesses who received more than 58,000 coupon redemptions. More…

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Mansfield History And Talents Entwined In Miss Ohio Ring

15 Jun , 2017  

This Saturday when Miss Ohio 2017 is crowned, she will also be the recipient of a custom diamond ring exclusive to Miss Ohio. Local independent jewelers, Mike and Deb Miller of Mansfield’s Miller’s Diamond Jewelry, has designed and is donating the custom-designed ring valued at $1,500 to the Miss Ohio Scholarship Pageant. More…

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