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Longform Jefferson Street Oasis gets rotary grant

A veggie garden oasis in Springfield gets Rotary funding to help it grow

The Jefferson Street Oasis is about 4.85 acres and has about 100 plots for the public to adopt and tend. Community members to cultivate their own garden plots for produce and educational purposes. The Rotary is helping it grow.

Feature Story Clark state Commencement 2024

During recent commencement, Clark State celebrates 536 graduates

On May 11, Clark State College celebrated the accomplishments of 536 graduates in two Commencement ceremonies. 

Feature Story otterlist

An otterly fascinating returnWildlife management's efforts to reintroduce river otters to Ohio proves successful in region

"They’re really kind of a wildlife management success story."

Feature Story Business support

Springfield City School District recognizes four local businesses for supporting students

Resume workshops, participating in the high school job fair, and organizing career tables during student lunches — a number of local businesses that make these activities possible recently were recognized for their work in the schools.

Feature Story Hi Hat Soccial

Asian-American cuisine, craft cocktails, and Count Basie: Hi-Hat Social will have it all

“Downtown Springfield is in a resurgence phase, and we’re here to share fresh ideas with all our friends,” says Andrew Lazear, of Hi-Hat, a new restaurant that will feature  contemporary Asian-American cuisine, classic craft cocktails, notable music and a listening lounge in downtown Springfield.

Feature Story Mock trial

Mock trial team from Springfield High School places in top 10 at nationals

The Springfield High School Mock Trial Team is closing out the school year with the team’s best performance in school history.

Feature Story swanlist

Ohio celebrates the remarkable return of trumpeter swansBiggest Week in American Birding continues

The trumpeter swan is one of many things to celebrate in the coming weeks when it comes to birds, wildlife officials say.

Longform Ferncliff Fence

The Ferncliff Fence has 4,800 Facebook Friends. ‘Some fences have just got it,’ the fence says.

In an exclusive interview, The Hub Springfield talks with the Ferncliff Fence about its wandering ways, witty social media posts about the area's brightest spots, and all those followers. 

Feature Story Springfield IndieCraft

Springfield’s IndieCraft is back with deep lineup and an additional venue

“To my mind, this is the best and deepest lineup we’ve ever had,” says Chris Schutte, vice president of destination marketing and communications for the Greater Springfield Partnership. He's talking about IndieCraft 2024, coming up May 24-25 downtown. 

Feature Story Springfield Woman’s Partnership Fund

Extraordinary Women event honors Clark County’s influential women, raises money to empower others

The Women’s Partnership Fund strives to improve the quality of life for women of all ages in the region by supporting established organizations with various missions to help women. 

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