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Richland County Road Work

15 Oct , 2017  

District 3 of the Ohio Department of Transportation has published its list of current road projects in Richland County. The following work will be taking place over the next week: More…

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Vintage Mansfield Photo Collection Accessible Online

15 Oct , 2017  

UPDATE: With our increasing number of daily readers, we’re re-running this post about a collection of vintage local photographs that can be viewed from your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone that some may have missed.

Through a partnership with the Cleveland Memory Project, an online location for thousands of Cleveland area photographs sponsored by the Michael Schwartz Library at Cleveland State University, the Mansfield Richland County Public Library has set out to connect Mansfielders with their past. More…

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Chamber Orchestra To Perform At St. Peter’s

15 Oct , 2017  

The 2017-2018 edition of the St. Peter’s Music Series begins on Sunday, October 29 with a performance by the BlueWater Chamber Orchestra.

The Orchestra will present an All-Beethoven Program including the famed Egmont Overture, the Romance in F Major for Violin, and the renowned 7th Symphony with the profoundly touching Second Movement—Allegretto. The orchestra will perform under the baton of former Mansfield Symphony Orchestra Conductor, Thomas Hong. More…

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Dental Clinic Provides Free Services For Area Children

14 Oct , 2017  

The Mansfield and Richland County Dental Clinic is currently accepting teeth cleaning appointments during October.

The Clinic offers free dental care for Richland County children aged Kindergarten through 12th grade. To be eligible, children must be from families that have no dental insurance (medical card holders excluded) and have a low to moderate family income; children must be a resident in Richland County and attend school here. More…

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Richland Soil & Water Annual Celebration

14 Oct , 2017  

It’s an opportunity to visit with friends while enjoying a variety of music including jazz, blues, and 60s to 80s pop performed by Steve Brown.

It’s also an opportunity to enjoy a dinner while listening to guest speaker Jim McCormac – author, naturalist, and photographer, who has worked in the field of conservation for over 30 years. In his program Wild Ohio: The Best of Our Natural Heritage, which is based on his book of the same name, he will take you on a pictorial adventure through Ohio’s rarest habitats. More…

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Pugh Cabin Chandelier

14 Oct , 2017  

Chandelier in the Pugh Log Cabin

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Commissioners Consider Budget Requests; Insist On Cuts

14 Oct , 2017  

In its consideration of budget requests for 2018, the Richland County Commissioners welcomed department heads to their meeting on October 10.

Commissioner Tony Vero noted at the meeting that budget requests total some $35.6 million, and yet total revenue was pegged at $28.3 million. These figures contemplate a loss of $600,000 in income from the Medicaid sales tax and increased costs of $700,000 for benefits. Furthermore, at the start of 2018 the County will be short $1.3 million from 2017 revenues. More…

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Richland County Foundation Awards Over 2 Million In Grants

13 Oct , 2017  

The Richland County Foundation Board of Trustees approved $2,051,238 in grants to area nonprofit agencies during its October meeting.

Kingwood Center Gardens received a three-year grant from the community fund to help build a visitor center. It will be constructed near the Trimble Road entrance and will serve as a welcome center and banquet hall. The new facility will provide visitors a place to purchase tickets, consider the benefits of membership, learn about volunteer opportunities, gather information, plan their visit and learn the rich history of Kingwood Center. More…

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Mansfield Judge Recognized With Statewide Award

13 Oct , 2017  

The Ohio Domestic Violence Network held their Annual Community Awareness Event at the Ohio State House last week where they recognized Mansfield Municipal Court Judge Jerry Ault with the Croucher Family Award for Outstanding Leadership. The gathering is designed to increase public awareness of the frequency of domestic violence fatalities and highlight best practices around domestic violence prevention, awareness and education. More…

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Snow Trails Wedding

13 Oct , 2017  

Caught the garter… now taking applications!

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Two Weeks Of Art At Malabar Farm

13 Oct , 2017  

Where better to indulge your creative bent than a place which has inspired artists and writers for several decades?

For two weeks beginning on Saturday, Malabar Farm State Park is hosting “Arts in the Park,” a series of 11 separate opportunities to participate in the arts. Activities range from wine & art, poetry readings, a fiber art demonstration, storytelling, landscape art and much more. More…

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