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SOUP $400K grant to improve urban agriculture access

Springfield Ohio Urban Plantfolk's recent grant win will allow the group to expand urban agriculture services and combat food insecurities on Springfield's Southside.

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Community Driven looks to support small businesses while growing concierge services

Christina Ream has a drive to lift up other local businesses while working to grow her own.

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Help fill local hunger needs by supporting virtual Empty Bowls fundraiser

With increased food insecurity because of the pandemic, the local Second Harvest Food Bank needs support for their major annual fundraiser.

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Fresh Abilities sees first round of employees advance to secure other jobs

Employees trained at Fresh Abilities restaurant start moving on to work for other area businesses.

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Springfield natives return home to launch Champion City Pops

Beat the spring and summer heat with Champion City Pops.

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Criminal justice reform: What is it and why is it important?

Most people want to believe that the criminal justice system will never intersect with their lives. But according to a 2019 report by Cornell University, about 45% of Americans at one time have seen an immediate family member incarcerated.  

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More local events to look forward to this summer

After much of 2020 felt cancelled, 2021 brings the excitement of a comeback of many familiar events and activities.

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Lauren Houser sees firsthand how art benefits the Springfield community

Lauren "Lo" Houser is dedicated to Springfield as a community and thankful for the arts and cultural experiences her organization is able to contribute.

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Springfield Fire Rescue Division helps distribute Clark County vaccines

Members of the Springfield Fire Rescue Division are among local agencies assisting with COVID-19 distribution in Clark County.

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Frank Lewis supports local residents through his business and non-profit

Jackson, Lytle & Lewis Celebration of Life Center owner Frank Lewis is dedicated to service - both through his business and his non-profit, the Senior Dream Center.

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