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File Your Ohio Tax Return Starting Today

29 Jan , 2018  

The Ohio Department of Taxation will begin accepting 2017 state income tax returns today. More than five million Ohio taxpayers will file a return by the end of the filing season on Tuesday, April 17.

There are a few changes from last year. Among those, the number of income brackets has been reduced from nine to seven and those remaining brackets have been adjusted for inflation. One result of that shift is additional tax relief for lower income Ohioans. Those who made $10,650 or less in 2017 will pay no income tax. More…

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Gorman Rupp Declares Dividend, Sets Annual Meeting Date

27 Jan , 2018  

The Board of Directors of The Gorman-Rupp Company (NYSE: GRC) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per share on the common stock of the Company, payable March 9, 2018, to shareholders of record February 15, 2018. This will mark the 272nd consecutive quarterly dividend paid by The Gorman-Rupp Company. More…

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Downtown Office Building Posted On Craigslist For $975,000

27 Jan , 2018  

On Friday afternoon, a posting was placed on national classified advertisement website craigslist with a significant downtown Mansfield structure on offer.

For sale through Re/Max First Realty, the Walnut Building at the corner of Third and Walnut Street is described as follows: More…

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Alumni Conversations: OSUM Alum Excels At Local Company

21 Jan , 2018  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield has initiated a series of posts entitled “Alumni Conversations.” In each, an OSUM alum is profiled. The goal of the series is to identify how “alumni at The Ohio State University at Mansfield have changed lives, traveled the world, and become great leaders in their communities.”

The Ohio State University at Mansfield alumni have taken full advantage of the opportunities given to them after graduation. Brooke Trine works for School Specialty in Mansfield as a lean six sigma black belt in the process excellence department. More…

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Economic Excellence Awards Announced

19 Jan , 2018  

The Richland Community Development Group (RCDG) has announced seven recipients for their Economic Excellence Awards.  The awards will be handed out at the Chamber & RCDG Annual Meeting & Dinner on January 25. The Award recipients are: More…

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Columbus Makes First Cut For 50K Jobs

19 Jan , 2018  

Earlier this year, over 200 cities across the US and Canada scrambled to put together attractive recruitment packages, tying tax and other incentives with narratives on workforce and quality of life, in an attempt to land the prize of the decade – the $5 billion dollar “second headquarters” for Internet giant Amazon.com.

The prize comes with 50,000 well paying jobs and a tremendous economic boost. More…

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What Do Ohioans File Complaints About?

18 Jan , 2018  

You may well have registered a complaint at some point with a business, thereby letting it know that you have been wronged.

It turns out that tens of thousands of Ohioans do so each year with the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. This week, that office shared information about the types and volume of such communication it has received over the last twelve months. More…

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Ohio Tax Amnesty Now Available

12 Jan , 2018  

A limited time tax amnesty program is now being offered through February 15.

The Ohio Tax Amnesty is available to eligible taxpayers—individuals and businesses—with unreported or underreported tax debts. During the six-week amnesty period, taxpayers who fully pay qualifying tax delinquencies will owe no penalties and only half of the interest normally charged. More…

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Sears In Ohio, Ontario Holding Its Own

8 Jan , 2018  

When the news came during the last few days of Kmart and Sears stores which will close across the country in the coming weeks, Richland County and Ohio fared quite well.

Neighboring states will see several closures; Pennsylvania, for instance, is set to lose 10 Kmart and three Sears locations. Ohio has only two closures – a Kmart in Warren and a Sears store in Cincinnati. More…

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County Gains Sixty Jobs On Thursday

15 Dec , 2017  

Richland County gained approximately 60 jobs on Thursday when Love’s Travel Stops opened its newest location in Bellville. The facility, is located 976 State Route 97 W (Interstate 71, Exit 165).

“Bellville is an ideal location for Love’s,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s. “With its location along Interstate 71 and proximity to Cleveland and Columbus, we’re well positioned to conveniently serve residents, motorists and professional drivers. We look forward to providing the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for to a new part of the state.” More…

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Braintree Hosting Legal Clinic For Business Startups

11 Dec , 2017  

Startups face a number of legal issues ranging from business entity choice to legal compliance.

With this fact in mind, the Braintree Business Development Center is hosting a free seminar with business attorney Jack Stewart. More…

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Richland Gives Today

28 Nov , 2017  

All across Richland County, non-profit organizations are participating in the third annual Richland Gives, a one day event which focuses giving both to a specific time and a specific online location.

The online day of giving is set for today from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

The day is designed to encourage everyone to contribute to local nonprofits they care about through a single giving platform/website. More…

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