All About Richland

Walk The Mall To Celebrate Spring And Support A Great Cause

21 Mar , 2019  

Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (RCBDD), in collaboration with Richland Public Health, Richland County Children Services, the Mansfield Y, and the Richland Mall, presents “Step into Spring” – a walking event on Friday, March 29, at the Richland Mall. More…

,

All About Richland

County, Region Health Care Picture Continues To Change – Daily

21 Mar , 2019  

You might label them the “big three,” and two of them have made major moves in the space of two days.

OhioHealth, Avita Health System, and University Hospitals are continuing to stake out positions all across Richland County and the surrounding area. More…

, , ,

All About Richland

Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings To Perform

20 Mar , 2019  

The Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings will present its Spring Concert of the 2018-2019 Mechanics Bank Education Series on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM on the Renaissance Theatre stage. Under the direction of Matt Domka, the event will feature a program of delightful works played by the string orchestra. More…

,

All About Richland

Who Has The Best Pizza In Richland County?

20 Mar , 2019  

Congratulations are in order for a well-known local restaurant that serves a well-loved product.

This week saw publication of the 2019 edition of “The best pizza shop in each of Ohio’s 88 counties” list on cleveland.com. This list updates the last edition, issued three years ago. More…

, ,

All About Richland

Annual Earth Stewardship Celebration Set

19 Mar , 2019  

The Earth Stewardship Steering Committee is pleased to announce the kick-off of the 23rd Annual Earth Stewardship Celebration, joining citizens across the State of Ohio and the United States in celebrating the Great American Cleanup. More…

,

All About Richland

Governor’s Proposed Budget Includes Commitment To 179th Airlift Wing

19 Mar , 2019  

When Governor Mike DeWine’s first proposed budget was released recently, the Air National Guard presence in Mansfield and three other Ohio communities was referenced as a specific budget objective.

According to a press release from the Governor’s office, the budget “…focuses on investing in Ohio’s children families, workforce, infrastructure, mental health and addiction recovery, and natural resources.” When it came to specific recommendations for funding for the Ohio Adjutant General’s Department, those recommendations led to a proposed 6.9% total increase from fiscal year 2019 to fiscal year 2020. More…

,

All About Richland

Bricks And Books

18 Mar , 2019  

It has been said that books are like bricks in building an education; the more you read, the taller the structure becomes.

In Mansfield, avid readers can enjoy both at the same time through the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library’s Brickyard Books program. More…

All About Richland

Avenue Q On Park Avenue West

17 Mar , 2019  

The Renaissance Theatre’s 2018-19 Richland Bank Broadway Series continues with the award-winning, Avenue Q on the Renaissance stage, April 5-6, and 12-13. More…

, ,

All About Richland

Carrousels and Leprechauns

16 Mar , 2019  

It’s all things Irish on Saturday at Richland Carrousel Park as the local attraction holds its annual St. Patrick’s Day Party. More…

,

All About Richland

New Akron Children’s Hospital Mansfield Center Holding Public Open House

16 Mar , 2019  

Next Saturday, take a few minutes to tour the newest addition to Richland County health care offerings.

Akron Children’s Hospital brings together pediatric primary care, urgent care, nearly a dozen of its most in-demand pediatric specialty care practices, and rehabilitation services in one conveniently-located medical building at 1029 S. Trimble Rd.

The Akron Children’s Mansfield Health Center is one of several such centers planned throughout the region, recognizing the priority parents place on having the highest quality pediatric care for their children in a convenient location, close to home. More…

, , ,

All About Richland

Richland Newhope Holds Community Awareness Day

15 Mar , 2019  

Twenty-two people representing businesses, schools, and agencies in Richland County on Thursday participated in the 18th Annual Community Awareness Day sponsored by Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities. The event is one of several activities marking Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.

The purpose of Community Awareness Day is to increase knowledge and understanding of how people with developmental disabilities are supported in Richland County. More importantly, it serves as an opportunity to highlight a person’s abilities and to show that people with disabilities can be valuable members of the community when given the opportunity. More…

, ,

All About Richland

Care Awards Nomination Deadline Approaching

14 Mar , 2019  

Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities continues to seek nominations for its new CARE awards recognizing those who support individuals with developmental disabilities in Richland County.

The award categories are Direct Support Professional, Self-Advocate, Community Partner, and Hero with Heart. More…

,

All About Richland, Sports

Mid-Ohio Holding Annual Job Fair This Friday

14 Mar , 2019  

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is holding its 15th annual job fair to recruit seasonal employees for key positions and specialty areas during its 2019 race season. It takes place this Friday, March 15 from 2 PM to 5 PM EDT and Saturday, March 16 from 9 AM to 12 Noon EDT in the Mid-Ohio Tower located in the garage area of the track. Those interested in attending should enter through Gate 3 of the track off Steam Corners Road. More…

, ,

All About Richland, All Things Business

Local Unemployment Numbers Rise Slightly, And In Typical Fashion

12 Mar , 2019  

It’s a common occurrence. After the rush of a holiday season, post-season employment declines and unemployment rates rise.

That’s exactly what has happened across Ohio this year, and also the case for Mansfield and Richland County.

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services released the January 2019 employment numbers this week, and reported that Ohio’s unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in January, up from a revised 4.6 percent in December. More…

, ,