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Richland Countian Chosen For Ohio Veterans Hall Of Fame

11 Sep , 2018  

The Ohio Department of Veterans Services has announced the members of the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame Class of 2018. These 20 inductees will be honored for their accomplishments and achievements at the twenty-sixth annual Induction Ceremony on Thursday, November 8 for their post-military service. This class of candidates represents 13 Ohio counties and four military branches.

Including among the inductees is Navy veteran and Richland Countian Douglas Theaker. More…

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Bromfield Book Club Announces Fall Reading List

10 Sep , 2018  

Malabar Farm State Park and the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library have announced the list of books to be read this fall at the Bromfield Book Club. One is a book with a distinctively Mansfield topic.

Taking place at 6 PM on Mondays at Malabar Farm, each month the Club reads one of Bromfield’s novels or books about the author. Each session includes discussions of that month’s book, guest speakers, and tours of the estate and park grounds (including snacks and light refreshments). More…

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ODOT Road Construction Report For Week Of September 9 – September 15

8 Sep , 2018  

This time of the year typically brings a great deal of road construction activity as projects near completion prior to colder temperatures in the fall. In this week’s update from District 3 of the Ohio Department of Transportation, we share news of ongoing projects in Ashland, Crawford, and Richland Counties and also project updates. More…

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Everything You Always Wanted To Know About: Lucky State Route 13

7 Sep , 2018  

Ohio’s State Route 13 is actually rather lucky. It may have changed a bit in its over-90-year history, but it has maintained its designation and general trajectory in that entire period of time.

It’s lucky as well as it traverses Richland County from north to south (and vice versa), running through Mansfield and Bellville along the way. More…

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Pay Your Parking Tickets Or Face A License Block

6 Sep , 2018  

Do you have several outstanding parking tickets? You might want to think twice about leaving them unpaid.

The Mansfield Division of Police has implemented BMV driver license renewal blocks for individuals with excessive outstanding parking citations. Recently, the division blocked 59 individual persons with the Bureau. These 59 individuals have a combined total of 502 unpaid parking citations. More…

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Armed And Dangerous Inmate Accidentally Released From Jail

6 Sep , 2018  

Cornelius J. Phillips was released from the Richland County Jail yesterday. Unfortunately, that release was a mistake and as a result a man considered to be armed and dangerous is now at large, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Office. More…

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Ever Thought About Volunteering At The Ren? Here’s Your Chance!

6 Sep , 2018  

The Renaissance Theatre will hold a free Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, September 19 from 5-7 PM.  As a non-profit organization, the Renaissance Performing Arts Association relies on volunteers to assist in many ways from concessions, to ushering, to administrative work. More…

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Mid-Week Mid-Ohio Music for September 5

5 Sep , 2018  

Today on Mid-Week Mid-Ohio Music we showcase a singular talent.

Mansfield singer-songwriter Brady Jacquin has established a local and regional reputation as a unique talent. His music is truly is own, combining a variety of styles into his own work that showcase his lilting voice and creative lyrics. More…

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Virtual Printing Arrives In Mansfield Courtesy Of Your Friendly Public Library

4 Sep , 2018  

The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library continues to step into the future by offering its patrons new types of services, including those tied to advances in technology.

The latest such advance comes with the MRCPL’s new MobilePrint Service™. With MobilePrint, you can use your personal computer, smartphone, or Wi-Fi or Internet connect mobile device to actually print to the Library’s printers from anywhere! More…

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AP Distributes Story Nationally About Shawshank And Mansfield

4 Sep , 2018  

The Associated Press has distributed a story focusing on next year’s twenty-five year anniversary of The Shawshank Redemption release.

The article by Clint O’Connor of the Akron Beacon-Journal looks not only at the way that the movie’s settings are still used, but also at the recent filming of Escape Plan 3: Devil’s Station at OSR.

The post can be read here on the website of US News and World Report.

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African Violets To Grace Kingwood Next Weekend

3 Sep , 2018  

Officially, they are known as “Saintpaulia.” In the United States, these six to twenty species of perennials are known by the term “African violets,” reflecting their native origin in Tanzania and eastern Kenya.

Aficionados will be heading to Kingwood Center Gardens this coming weekend for events centered on these beautiful flowers. More…

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Nearby County Declared Deer Disease Surveillance Area

2 Sep , 2018  

As of August 1, portions of Holmes and Tuscarawas counties have been declared a Disease Surveillance Area (DSA) as part of the state’s ongoing efforts to monitor Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). More…

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