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City Council Agenda Set

3 Apr , 2017  

Now that the matter of chickens has been put to rest, the first regular monthly April meeting of Mansfield City Council this Tuesday evening will feature important but slightly less colorful fare. Items to be considered, either via caucus or an actual reading, include the following pieces of legislation, among others: More…

History & Tourism

OSR Opens For 2017 Tour Season

3 Apr , 2017  

The venerable Ohio State Reformatory has officially opened its doors for the 2017 tour season.

Through September 3, OSR is open for tours between the hours of 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, every day. Guided tours take approximately 1 ½ hours and are offred between June and August on Saturdays and Sundays. Special guided tours are also available, and more than one can be taken during a day’s visit. More…

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An Evening In The Neighborhood Of Make-Believe

2 Apr , 2017  

It’s a beautiful day in this Mansfield neighborhood, A beautiful day for a neighbor, Would you be mine? Could you be mine?

The world of the hit PBS television series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” from The Fred Rogers Company will inhabit the stage of the Renaissance Theatre on Friday, April 7 at 7:00 PM. More…

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City Accepting Lateral Applications For Patrol Officer Position

2 Apr , 2017  

From the City of Mansfield:

Beginning Monday, April 3, 2017, the City will begin taking lateral transfer applications for potential appointment to the position of Patrol Officer in its Division of Police. The closing date for applications is April 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM. More…

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Arlin Field Easter Egg Hunt On April 8

1 Apr , 2017  

Arlin Field will be covered in Easter eggs on Saturday, April 8, for the Mansfield School Employees Association’s Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza.

Hours will be 12:30 to 3:00 PM. Three egg hunts are planned: More…

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Ohioana Book Festival Next Weekend

1 Apr , 2017  

Since its inception in 2007, the Ohioana Book Festival has given readers the opportunity to connect with their favorite Ohio writers. Held each spring, the Festival welcomes roughly 100 authors and more than 3,000 visitors every year.

The 2017 Book Festival will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square, 75 E. State St. in downtown Columbus. More…

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One Word To Describe Richland County

1 Apr , 2017  

One word to describe Richland County: snide. #richlandrocks #survey #wasntme

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Richland County Ranked Below Average In Overall Health

1 Apr , 2017  

When the County Health Rankings were recently released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, Richland County ranked below average among Ohio counties.

According to its website, “The annual County Health Rankings measure vital health factors, including high school graduation rates, obesity, smoking, unemployment, access to healthy foods, the quality of air and water, income inequality, and teen births in every county in America. More…

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Looking Back: A Visit To Kingwood Center Gardens

31 Mar , 2017  

Over the next few days, we are looking back at posts made since September in celebration of our six-month anniversary. This post featuring over 30 photos from Kingwood Center Gardens was published just a week after the site went live, and is shared in honor of its season opening tomorrow, April 1. More…

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Latest Renaissance Podcast Talks Hot Mess The Musical

31 Mar , 2017  

The latest edition of The Renaissance Podcast, the regular audio feature from Renaissnace Performing Arts in downtown Mansfield, features “it” couple Colton Penwell and Maddie Beer.

The duo talk about the upcoming musical “Hot Mess,” some of their funiest moments on stage, and why they love performing at the Ren. More…

All Things Business, Sports

Mid-Ohio Hiring For 2017 Race Season

31 Mar , 2017  

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is holding its 13th annual job fair seeking seasonal employees for its 2017 race season. The job fair takes place Friday, March 31 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM and Saturday, April 1 from 9:00 AM to 12 noon in the Cooper Tires Tower located in the garage area of the track. More…

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All Things Business

Richland County Unemployment Rate Improves Slightly

30 Mar , 2017  

Good economic news locally, as Richland County’s unemployment rate dropped a bit last month according to figures release earlier this week by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Ohio’s unemployment rate was 5.1 percent in February 2017, up from 5.0 percent in January 2017. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased 15,200 over the month, from a revised 5,506,800 in January to 5,522,000 in February. More…

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