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Calling All Young Musicians

17 May , 2019  

Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth String auditions for new members will be held on June 4, 5, and 6 from 3:30-7:00 PM at Lexington High School, 103 Clever Lane in Lexington.

First organized in 1982, the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth Strings program includes students from over 20 schools, representing Richland, Ashland, Crawford, Wayne, Morrow, Huron, Marion, Holmes, Seneca, and Wyandot counties. It is the only youth orchestra program in this part of Ohio. More…

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Youth Opera Theatre To Perform ‘Thespis’ and ‘Hercules

16 May , 2019  

Directed by Lori Turner, the Renaissance Youth Opera Theatre will perform Gilbert and Sullivan’s operatic extravaganza, Thespis the piece that gave the legendary duo their start, and Hercules composed by the Renaissance’s Artistic Director, Michael Thomas on May 25 at 7:00 PM and May 26 at 3:00 PM. More…

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Better Check That Bus Schedule!

15 May , 2019  

After weeks of planning, Richland County Transit is ready to make a change.

Starting on Monday, May 20, RCT will be initiating new routes and schedules. What was formerly 15 separate routes have now been combined into 9 with an expanded set of stops and coverage areas. Bus times and frequencies have also changed. More…

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A Super Summer At Marshall Park

15 May , 2019  

The City of Ontario has announced the lineup for the Summer 2019 Concerts in the Park.

All concerts are held at the Marshall Park Band-Shell from 6:00-8:00 PM with a rain date of the following Tuesday. Food vendors will be available.

This is the second year that an Open Mic night will be included. More…

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Hepatitis A Outbreak Continues To Concern State Officials; Has Local Impact

14 May , 2019  

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and affected local health departments are investigating an increased number of hepatitis A cases in Ohio.

This includes a number of cases in Richland County.

ODH has declared a statewide community outbreak of hepatitis A after observing an increase in cases linked to certain risk factors since the beginning of 2018.  Outbreaks of hepatitis A are occurring in several states across the U.S., including neighboring states of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and West Virginia. More…

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The Last Act Is Last Of The Season At Theatre 166

13 May , 2019  

The Renaissance Performing Arts Association’s new performance space, Theatre 166, will present its final production, The Last Act, on May 17 & 18 at 8:00 PM, and May 19 at 2:30 PM. The Last Act is part of the Richland Bank Broadway Series. More…

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State, Local Government Recognizing Police Week

13 May , 2019  

Both state and local governmental entities are recognizing Police Week over the next several days.

For example, the Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission (OTIC) has joined the Light Ohio Blue campaign to show support for law enforcement personnel who protect our communities throughout the state of Ohio. More…

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Malabar Farm Arrives Downtown

9 May , 2019  

Little Buckeye Children’s Museum and the Malabar Farm Foundation are proud to announce the grand-opening of a new Malabar Farm exhibit at Little Buckeye Children’s Museum. The exhibit will be open to the public starting on Wednesday, May 15. More…

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NECIC To Host Discussion About Racial Inequality

9 May , 2019  

Dr. James Jones III will be the speaker for the upcoming AALI Speaks event on Monday, May 13 from 12-1:30 PM. He will talk about racial inequality and how it impacts communities, especially boys of color. More…

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Summer Theatre Program Registration Open

8 May , 2019  

Registration has opened for the Renaissance’s annual “Broadway Camp!” summer theatre program for students ages 8-13. The popular summer camp sessions will be held at the Renaissance June 17-21; and June 24-28. More…

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We’ll Be Back In A Jiffy

5 May , 2019  

We’re doing great things here at 1812 Blockhouse, and we’ll be returning before you can say “Go Bucks!” In actuality, we’ll be back as good as ever on Monday.

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Highway Patrol Academy Graduation Includes Locals

29 Apr , 2019  

The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s 165th Academy Class graduated this past week after 26 weeks of intense training.

Included among the graduates was Cody Gullett of Shelby and Calvin Redden of Plymouth. More…

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Get Ready To Shop. And Hop. This Friday.

28 Apr , 2019  

Downtown Mansfield, Inc. is hosting its monthly First Friday Shop Hop in the historic downtown on Friday, May 3.

This month, several merchants will participate, and the event will include carriage rides, book talks, live art and music, birthday celebrations, and more. More…

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ODOT Road Project Update: Week Of April 28

27 Apr , 2019  

Each week through the end of construction season this fall, we will be sharing the latest road project update from District Three of the Ohio Department of Transportation for work in Ashland, Crawford, and Richland Counties.

This is the project report for the work taking place during the week of April 28. It shows ongoing work as well as updates and new projects for Richland County. More…

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