All Things Business

The Other New Businesses Coming To Ontario; See Where Five Guys Will Be

19 Aug , 2018  

Somewhat lost in the publicity over the impending arrival of a Five Guys Burgers and Fries to north central Ohio was news that three additional retailers were among those to be opening locations at Lexington Pointe.

The new retail strip mall located at 944 Lexington-Springmill Road will replace the currently vacant Ocean Buffet building, north of Lowe’s. More…

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All Things Business

Five Guys Finally Coming To Ontario

17 Aug , 2018  

The Mansfield News Journal reported Thursday afternoon that a new strip mall being constructed at the former site of Ocean Buffet on Lexington-Springmill will include a Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant.

More information, including additional tenants at the strip mall, can be found in the News Journal story, accessible here.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries has over 1,500 locations worldwide as of 2016. It has long been on the wish list of Mansfield area social media followers.

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All About Richland, All Things Business

Carousel Works Restores One Of America’s Last Steam-Powered Carousels

12 Aug , 2018  

Mansfield’s Carousel Works routinely undertakes the creation of unique and interesting new carousels across the country and around the world.

Occasionally, however, the work is not creating, but rather bringing something back and giving it new life. More…

All About Richland, All Things Business

Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend; Here Are Some Tips

2 Aug , 2018  

Ohio’s annual sales tax holiday is this weekend, and the Ohio Attorney General’s office is providing information and tips on how best to take advantage of the event.

Complaints about shopping (both in stores and online) are one of the most common types of complaints filed with the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Section, which logged about 1,170 such complaints in 2017. Commonly reported problem areas include refund or return issues, billing issues, and claims of misrepresentation. More…

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All Things Business

Gorman-Rupp Reports Financial Results; Declares Dividend

28 Jul , 2018  

The Gorman-Rupp Company has reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2018.

Second quarter highlights included the following: More…

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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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All Things Business

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…

All Things Business, History & Tourism

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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All About Richland, All Things Business

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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All Things Business

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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All Things Business

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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All Things Business

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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All About Richland, All Things Business

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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All Things Business

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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All Things Business

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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