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Stephen King Film Festival Continues

23 Jun , 2018  

The next film in the Renaissance Theatre’s Stephen King Film Festival will be “Cujo,” on July 19 at 7:00 PM. The film festival is presented thanks to funding from Charles P. Hahn, Cleveland Financial with the guest speaker provided by the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library.

Prior to the screening, a brief lecture about the film will be given at 6:30 PM from the stage of the theatre by Dr. Phil Simpson from Eastern Florida University. More…

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Street Resurfacing Program Update

23 Jun , 2018  

The City of Mansfield has announced that beginning on Monday, June 25, weather permitting, the contractors for the 2018 Street Resurfacing Program will be performing milling and/or paving work on the following streets: More…

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179th Hosts Bring Your Child To Work Day

23 Jun , 2018  

Bring Your Child To Work Day was held on Wednesday at the 179th Airlift Wing in Mansfield. The event was a great opportunity for military parents to teach their children about their job in the Air Force. Here are three photos from the event; click on any photo for a full-size image. More…

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North Lake Park Stream Clean Up Announced

20 Jun , 2018  

The City of Mansfield has announced that this year’s edition of the City’s Stream Outreach Program, Operation S.O.S. (Save our Streams) will involve a clean-up at North Lake Park.

According to the City, “litter, debris, and illegal dumping are ongoing problems. Litter and debris can stop water flow in our storm drains and cause flooding. This same litter and debris can enter into the storm drains thereby entering our streams and affecting our water quality. This same accumulation of litter and debris reflects to visitors just how much pride we have in our community.” More…

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Mansfield Nonprofit Receives Opioid Education Grant

20 Jun , 2018  

On Tuesday, the Cardinal Health Foundation announced that it has awarded over $3 million in grants to more than 70 nonprofit organizations to support local efforts to combat the opioid epidemic across Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee. The grants are being made through the Cardinal Health Foundation’s Generation Rx program and are funded by Cardinal Health’s Opioid Action Program, launched last fall. More…

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June Final Friday Artists Announced

19 Jun , 2018  

It’s time next week for the sound of music and fun beckoning you to The Brickyard and to the June Final Friday Concert.

For the eleventh consecutive year, the last Friday of each month, May through September, brings music, food, and more to downtown Mansfield. From the initial offerings in 2007 that saw a few dozen attendees, the Downtown Mansfield, Inc. hosted Final Friday concerts have grown to attract thousands of music lovers. Some locally-based 15 performers will take the stage at The Brickyard in the Carrousel District this summer. 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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Exhibition Looks At Interface Between Cities And Art

18 Jun , 2018  

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is partnering with the Mansfield Art Center to present City Artists at Work, City Artists at Rest: A Final Retrospective 1997 – 2018. This satellite exhibition will be held at the Mansfield Art Center beginning with an opening reception on Sunday, June 24 from 3 PM to 5 PM. More…

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ODOT Road Construction Report For Week Of June 17-23

18 Jun , 2018  

During this year’s road building season, we are bringing you weekly construction updates from District 3 of the Ohio Department of Transportation for Ashland, Crawford, and Richland Counties. This week’s work will include new or updated projects in Ashland and Richland Counties. More…

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Artists As Educators Seminar Held

16 Jun , 2018  

The Ohio 2010 Partners in Education team, consisting of the Mansfield Art Center, Renaissance Performing Arts Association, and Mansfield City Schools, is developing a group of professional artists for residencies and workshops in local schools.  The Mansfield team is a member of the nationwide Partners in Education network, a program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. More…

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Foundation Approves $1.23 Million In Grants

16 Jun , 2018  

The Richland County Foundation Board of Trustees approved $1,230,106 in grants to nonprofit organizations during its June meeting.

Projects at area nonprofit organizations that received grants from a combination of unrestricted, donor advised and field of interest funds include: More…

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Richland Public Health Shares Tips For Coping With Summer Heat

16 Jun , 2018  

With temperatures near 90° with high humidity this weekend, Richland Public Health urges residents to use extra care to avoid heat-related illness (known as hyperthermia).

People suffer heat-related illnesses such as heat stroke and heat exhaustion when the body’s temperature-control system is overloaded. Sweating is the body’s natural way of cooling itself. In some situations, especially in periods of high humidity, sweating alone will not provide an adequate release of body heat. More…

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