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Ontario City Council To Consider Three Ordinances, Three Resolutions

18 Jul , 2018  

Six pieces of legislation (see below) are on the agenda for Wednesday night’s Ontario City Council meeting. Included are a third reading of an ordinance amending laws pertaining to dogs and other animals running at large, property maintenance and demolition, and a second reading on a municipal income tax increase for pothole repair. More…

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Second National Organization Offers Reward Concerning Mansfield Cat Cruelty (With Condition Update)

17 Jul , 2018  

A second animal rights organization has now put money behind an effort to identify and bring to justice the perpetrator of a serious incident of animal cruelty. Together, they add another $10,000 to the $7,500-plus raised privately to do so.

On Monday, July 9, the residents of Pine Bridge Apartments in Mansfield made a horrifying discovery: Someone had inserted—and detonated—a firecracker inside the rectum of a 2-year-old stray tabby cat who lived in the area. They rushed her to Phillips Animal Hospital, where the cat, now named Katy, is currently receiving critical care. More…

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Have You Ever Been Foraging?

17 Jul , 2018  

If you’ve never been foraging for growing things which can be eaten or are otherwise useful, why not learn from an expert?

Join Nicholas Copley of Lionheart Medicinal Gardens on Tuesday, July 31 as he leads a foraging expedition around North Lake Park. More…

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Buckeye Roads Scholars Tour Visits North Central Ohio

17 Jul , 2018  

When Buckeyes from Columbus traveled the state last week, north central Ohio stops were on the itinerary.

Faculty, staff and students from The Ohio State University‘s Main Campus hit the road this week for the annual Roads Scholars Tour, a two-day bus tour showcasing university partnerships across Ohio. More…

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Birth Certificates Again Available Online

16 Jul , 2018  

As we reported back in April (our story can be found here), Richland Public Health recently launched a new website. As we shared then, “The new Richland Public Health website has easy access to a menu of agency services, an events calendar, the latest news, information on departments, and details about the agency and its operations.” More…

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Neos Dance Theatre To Perform During Art In The Alley

16 Jul , 2018  

When Neos Dance Theatre comes to town on August 4, art will mean business.

For the fifth consecutive summer, Neos brings dance, art, and music to The Brickyard along with an opportunity to treat yourself to fine foods & drinks — even cigars and cognac, thanks to Suzy’s Smokeshop. More…

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Open House Meeting To Be Held On Mansfield US30 Project

14 Jul , 2018  

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) invites you to attend a public meeting for the proposed US 30 project in Mansfield, Ohio. The project is intended to improve pavement conditions and improve safety on US 30 from SR 309 to Fifth Avenue, as well as provide safe access for residents and businesses to and from US 30. Due to previously undiscovered environmental impacts and changing fiscal constraints, the previously proposed project alternative has been modified. More…

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Bromfield In Paris

14 Jul , 2018  

Today marks Bastille Day in France, commemorating the 229th anniversary of the storming of the famous prison in Paris. In honor of that event, and of France’s upcoming World Cup soccer final match on Sunday, we thought we would join north central Ohio and north central France for a special story today.

So are Mansfield and Paris similar in any way? At first glance, one may not find that to be the case. Nearly one hundred years ago, however, the two had something in common. More…

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Section of Wood Street Closed For Water Main Repairs

13 Jul , 2018  

The City of Mansfield has announced that due to water main repairs it will be necessary to close sections of the following road while work is being completed:

Wood Street from Glessner Avenue to West First Street.

The road will be closed through the end of the workday on July 18 barring any unanticipated problems. More…

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Kingwood Hosting Garden Photography Workshop

13 Jul , 2018  

Enjoy putting peonies in your pictures?

Here’s a chance to learn how to photograph extraordinary flowers, from individual backyard blooms to carpets of woodland wildflowers. Practice macro & landscape techniques throughout the beautiful gardens of Kingwood Center Gardens in a special workshop. More…

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Georgia Peaches Coming To Ontario

12 Jul , 2018  

Succulent fruit is the taste of summer, and fresh peaches are at the top of the list.

Fresh picked, sweet and juicy Georgia peaches are coming to town on Indian River Direct trucks. On July 18, the company will sell direct to the public on a first come, first served basis, there are no purchase limits. This is one of 41 stops the company is making this summer across Indiana and Ohio. More…

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Fire Department Receives Grant For Protective Equipment

10 Jul , 2018  

The Mansfield Fire Department has been awarded a grant from the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation (BWC) for the purchase of Personal Protective Equipment.

The $15,000 grant was received from the Firefighter Exposure to Environmental Elements Grant program, which the BCW uses to partner with Ohio fire departments. More…

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