Three COVID-19 Changes to Help Small Businesses

Ohio has taken drastic steps to mitigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, such as limiting gatherings and closing dine-in restaurants. We all know that the steps taken are for the health and

Idea+Works to Host First-Time Homebuyer Series

Next week, Idea+Works will begin hosting a series of free events to learn more about buying a home. The events will cover topics such as getting pre-qualified for a home loan, the buying process,

Why Shopping Local Matters

Most people in the Richland County area are familiar with the slogan “Be Focal, Buy Local,” but may not really understand the importance behind it. With all of the big-box stores and large

Are You Ready For #GivingTuesday?

#GivingTuesday began in 2012 as a day to encourage people to do good things during the start of the holiday season. It has grown into a global generosity movement over the last seven years,

Richland Public Health Awards Idea+Works With Lactation Room

The Ohio Department of Health recently provided a grant called Creating Healthy Communities, which aims to promote healthy eating, active living, and a tobacco-free lifestyle in order to reduce