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Safe Surfin’ Program Coming To Richland Mall

15 Feb , 2018  

It’s a parent’s worst nightmare – that their child might get lost or even abducted. Yet each day in America, 2,000 children are reported missing.

That’s a scenario that several Richland County police departments and other authorities do not want to see happen. They have combined to offer a Safe Surfin’ Child ID Kit event at Richland Mall in Ontario on Saturday, February 24 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. More…

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Foundation Awards Over $1.8 Million In Grants

15 Feb , 2018  

The Richland County Foundation Board of Trustees approved grants totaling $ 1,824,304.10 during its February meeting.

Grants were awarded from the Community Fund to the following nonprofit organizations: More…

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Talented Rescue Dogs To Perform

15 Feb , 2018  

“Mutts Gone Nuts,” a talented troupe of rescued dogs and their trainers, will perform at the Renaissance Theatre on Saturday, March 17 at 7 PM. The family-friendly show will feature a range of tricks and humor, lauded by the Washington Post as “A Must See.”

Along with the ten canine stars, the show is led by trainers Scott and Joan Houghton, Samantha Valle, and Jonathan Burns. Scott and Joan Houghton have been performing together as a duo since 1984. More…

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Farm Bureau Offering Scholarships

14 Feb , 2018  

The Richland County Farm Bureau has announced that it will award two $500 scholarships for the school year 2018-2019. An applicant must be a member, or child or dependent of a member of the Richland County Farm Bureau and a graduating senior or current college student. Please see the attached for additional requirements and application. More…

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Big Air Successions

14 Feb , 2018  

The recent “Big Air” event at Snow Trails created an opportunity for some great winter photography. That includes several versions of “successions” – stop action shots taken mid-flight.

A gallery of other views of the event, including many succession images, can be found at this location online. #SnowTrailsOH

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Conard Gallery To Host Exhibition Focusing On Motherhood

14 Feb , 2018  

The Pearl Conard Gallery at The Ohio State University at Mansfield will present “Labors: An Exhibition Exploring the Complexities of Motherhood,” curated by Kate Shannon, associate professor of art.

The exhibition is made possible through a Coca-Cola Critical Difference for Women grant. These grants are designed to support research by The Ohio State University faculty and graduate students that explores women’s lives, gender equality, and gender broadly conceptualized. More…

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Schools

Kindness Rocks Mansfield This Week Starting At Woodland Elementary

14 Feb , 2018  

So what can you do with a box of rocks? At Woodland Elementary School, the answer is simple: Spread colorful thoughts of kindness throughout Mansfield this week.

The project is part of a Kindness Week concept developed three years ago by guidance counselor Taryn Nall after she heard a teacher remark that she wished students would be nicer to one another. More…

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City of Mansfield Dispatchers Obtain Emergency Certification

13 Feb , 2018  

On Monday, the City of Mansfield Police Department shared this news release:

On February 12, the City of Mansfield’s Public Service Communications Center personnel will be placing months of training and preparation into use when they begin to provide medical information and pre arrival instructions over the phone. More…

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News Journal Journalists Nominated For Statewide Awards

13 Feb , 2018  

The Associated Press reported on Monday that several members of the Mansfield News Journal staff are finalists in the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ 2017 newspaper contest. Some 1,922 entries were received; winners will be announced at a March Awards Banquet in Columbus. More…

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Sounds Of Jazz Fill Downtown Thursday Night

13 Feb , 2018  

The Mansfield Jazz Orchestra presents an evening of classic and contemporary Jazz with a 17 piece Big Band featuring some of Ohio’s hottest jazz instrumentalists and special guest Vaughn Wiester.

Featured soloists have performed with artists including Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Woody Herman, Nancy Wilson and the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. More…

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Ohio Views Captures Unique View Of OSR

12 Feb , 2018