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Everbowl Opens In Ontario

18 Nov , 2022  

By 1812Blockhouse

The national sensation known as Everbowl has opened on Walker Lake Road in Ontario.

A ribbon cutting was held recently at the new eatery.

Found in nature and crafted by hand, Everbowl specializes in create your own superfood bowls focusing on four main ingredients: Acai, Pitaya, Graviola and Acerola, topped with unlimited toppings of your choice made from good stuff that’s been around forever. 

“The power-packed ingredients everbowl features are known to boost energy, improve concentration and spur productivity,” said company founder and CEO Jeff Fenster.

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Great Food, Great Auction, Great Fun!

1 Oct , 2022  

By 1812Blockhouse

The Savor & Sip Auction and Food Tasting, hosted by Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development, is coming to the Mid-Ohio Conference Center on Tuesday, October 25.

There’s still time to become a part of this fundraising activity for the Chamber. Its a night of live entertainment, great food, and auction items.

Entry for attendees is $20.00 per person ($30 after October 11) and this entitles them to one sample from each vendor and the chance to bid on many wonderful auction items.

This event is open to Chamber members and the general public, so feel free to invite co-workers, family, and friends.

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Vendors Sought For Savor & Sip Auction & Food Tasting

16 Aug , 2022  

By 1812Blockhouse

Calling all food vendors! You are cordially welcome to participate in this year’s wonderful Savor & Sip Auction & Food Tasting, hosted by Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development.

That includes not only restaurants, but also food truck and caterers – whether members of the Chamber or not. The event is an evening with live entertainment, auction items, and, of course, great food from the Richland County area. 

Savor & Sip itself is not only open to members of Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development, but also to the general public.

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All Things Business

Groundbreaking Held For Newest Ontario Hotel

1 Apr , 2022  

By 1812Blockhouse

The US30 intersection with Lexington-Springmill Road continues to attract development, particularly the kind enjoyed by travelers.

By the middle of next year, another full service hotel will join the four already located in the immediate vicinity. On Thursday, civic officials joined hotel owners in a groundbreaking event with Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development.

The $8 million Holiday Inn Express will be a 99 room facility located at 1075 Guest Court in Ontario.  The location is next to Towne Hall Suites, the large building to the east of Sam’s Club immediately south of that intersection.

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Mansfield-Richland Area Education Foundation Seeking Manager

4 Mar , 2022  

Special to 1812Blockhouse

The Mansfield-Richland Area Education Foundation, a nonprofit foundation affiliated with the Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development, is seeking a full-time manager.

Responsibilities for this dynamic and highly visible opportunity include developing, promoting and facilitating the Leadership Unlimited and Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA! Richland) programs as well as other programs to advance education. The manager is responsible for overseeing the operations and finances of the Foundation.

The ideal candidate will have broad knowledge of the business and education environments in Richland County, the ability to nurture partnerships between business and education, be able to manage multiple competing priorities and to work effectively with a broad cross-section of people and organizations. Regular travel within Richland County is required.

A past graduate of the Leadership Unlimited program is ideal but not required. Salary is commensurate with experience. A job description can be found here.

For consideration, please send a resume & cover letter to Jodie Perry, Chamber President at [Email hidden] by March 20th, 2022.

Source: Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development

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All Things Business

New Ontario Store Owners Hold Ribbon Cutting

3 Feb , 2022  

By 1812Blockhouse

The new Sugar Baby Patch and Garden, formerly Janet’s Floral Design and Garden, held is grand opening and ribbon cutting on Tuesday at 4153 Park Avenue West in Ontario.

Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development and local officials were on hand.

Owners Lisa & Ralph Powell have big plans for the store, which offers floral arrangements and wonderful gift ideas. Soon, vegetable and flower plants will be offered as well as a potting bar.

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New Richland County COVID-19 Relief Grant Program Opens For Applications

29 Dec , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Sectors of the local economy powerfully impacted by the pandemic are about to get some relief.

From January 1 through January 31, businesses in the areas of food & beverage, entertainment venue, and lodging & tourism can apply for funding in a new Richland County COVID-19 Grant program

Applications can be submitted for grants of $10,000, $20,000, or $30,000 depending on the impact of the pandemic on a given business. Grants will be given to those who qualify as long as funds remain.

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The Blueberry Patch Celebrates Anniversary With New Building

12 Jun , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

What better way to celebrate an anniversary than to move into a new house?

In the case of The Blueberry Patch on Hanley Road in Mansfield, that idea means recognizing its 40th anniversary with a new building which holds an expanded gift shop and the 1285 Winery.

The new facility is on the same property as the original structure, and sits just a bit further down the driveway.

Richland Area Chamber and Economic Development officials were on hand on Thursday for a ribbon cutting. More…

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Ribbon Cutting Officially Opens Olive & Oak Company

4 Jun , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

This week, a new local clothing boutique celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting.

Civic leaders, including from Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development, were on hand to get acquainted with the new retailer, which has been open since January of this year.

Olive & Oak Company, located at the corner of Cline Avenue and Wood Street in Mansfield, is a place where women’s clothing and fashion accessories are in plentiful supply. More…

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Ribbon Cut At New Downtown Mansfield Office For Boy Scouts

6 May , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

The Buckeye Council of the Boy Scouts of America officially has a new office in downtown Mansfield, now that a ribbon cutting was held this week at its new location.

Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development was on hand for the ceremony, which included a flag presentation and refreshments.

The office is at 40 West Fourth Street.

Source, Photo: Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development

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