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Public Invited To Police Promotional Ceremony

16 Jun , 2017  

The public has been invited by the City of Mansfield and the Chief of Police to a promotional ceremony for two members of the Department of Police. The event, which will take place at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, June 21, will involve promotion of the following: More…

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Central Park Rally Targets Addiction Recovery

16 Jun , 2017  

A successful GRACE rally was recently held in Mansfield’s Central Park to help locals struggling with addictions. A total of 15 people signed up at the rally, agreeing to seek drug and alcohol treatment help from the Beachside facility, which is located on Hutchinson Island in Florida. The rally also raised $4,000, which will go directly to GRACE. More…

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Ohio Summer Fair Coming To Mansfield Next Week

16 Jun , 2017  

Mansfield is the location for the “Ohio Summer Fair” June 21-24, from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM each evening. The fair is positioned by organizers as a celebration kicking off summer in Ohio. More…

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Mansfield History And Talents Entwined In Miss Ohio Ring

15 Jun , 2017  

This Saturday when Miss Ohio 2017 is crowned, she will also be the recipient of a custom diamond ring exclusive to Miss Ohio. Local independent jewelers, Mike and Deb Miller of Mansfield’s Miller’s Diamond Jewelry, has designed and is donating the custom-designed ring valued at $1,500 to the Miss Ohio Scholarship Pageant. More…

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Summer Food Program Underway

14 Jun , 2017  

Four sites in Mansfield will provide free weekday lunches for school-age children through early August. One location also offers breakfast. The Summer Food Service Program is operated by the Cleveland Foodbank, Inc. and administered by the Ohio Department of Education. More…

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Hospice Volunteer Open House To Be Held

14 Jun , 2017  

Agrace is a community-supported hospice and palliative care agency holding a volunteer open house on June 23 at the Richland Center Community Center, 1050 North Orange Street, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

“We’re looking for volunteers who would like to help make companionship visits and provide comforting complementary services to people in Richland County who are facing the challenges of serious illness,” said Laura Komjathy, Richland County volunteer coordinator for Agrace. “Volunteers play a key role in enhancing the care provided by Agrace’s professional staff.” More…

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Mansfielder Makes Simon Cowell Smile On National TV

14 Jun , 2017  

Daniel Ferguson, a current resident of Mansfield, appeared on Monday night’s edition of America’s Got Talent. As he shared on stage, it was his first time in front of a live audience; his moment on national television can be seen below.

Ferguson, who is a sales rep for local radio stations, is a recent graduate of Kent State University. For some time he has been creating videos of his impersonations of celebrities, cartoon characters, and others. More…

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Mansfield Playhouse Looking For Talented Performers

13 Jun , 2017  

Are you talented? If so, how about proving that fact before an audience?

The Mansfield Playhouse is giving you that opportunity as it kicks off its 50th Anniversary season with the “I Am Talented Competition.” More…

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OSU Trustees Approve Mirror Lake Changes

13 Jun , 2017  

As a community in the network of regional campuses of The Ohio State University, and with the proximity to Columbus, many Mansfielders take note of changes to the main OSU campus in Columbus. From time to time, 1812Blockhouse has shared news of such developments.

One such development will take place soon now that OSU Trustees approved renovations plan last week for the Mirror Lake area. More…

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Paddle Ohio This Summer

10 Jun , 2017  

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is offering a series of Paddle Ohio canoe floats this summer to promote paddling on Ohio’s state-designated wild, scenic and recreational rivers, water trails and select state park lakes. More…

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Mansfield Street Paving Ramps Up For Summer

10 Jun , 2017  

The City of Mansfield is expanding its 2017 Street Resurfacing Program as summer beings in earnest. Today, the City announced that weather permitting, the following streets will see milling and/or paving work by contractor Kokosing Construction Company. More…

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