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    Unionville Tavern Master Gardener’s Delight

    by  • October 17, 2014 • Share Your Ohio Preservation Story •  Comments

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    On October 4th, the Save The Tavern group sponsored “The Unionville Tavern Community Clean-Up Day”. Unionville was abuzz with activity with over 50+ volunteers clearing foundation of plants, cleaning up the gardens, removing ivy from the stone walls, and transplanting a number of maple saplings for a fund-raising program it turned out to be an amazing […]

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    Landmark Ohio House Faces Precarious Future

    by  • September 6, 2014 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

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    It’s a common story around Ohio, as communities fight to preserve local landmarks. In the north central Ohio city of Galion, however, the challenge is the preservation of a property which is not only uniquely connected to its past, but has ties to noted Americans and a leading architect of his day. Sitting on the […]

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    Preservation Update — August 2014

    by  • August 14, 2014 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

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    Even though we are only seven and a half months into the current year, it is already shaping up to be a significant one for historic preservation, both nationally and here in Ohio. And, as the summer begins to wane and we move into a new school year, it seemed a good time to share […]

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    $30,000 in 30 Days

    by  • July 12, 2014 • MyHometownOhio, Share Your Ohio Preservation Story, Share Your Preservation Story •  Comments

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    Put your preservation donation dollars to work and help  Save The Tavern. The Unionville Tavern Preservation Society has initiated a $30,000 in 30 Day’s fundraiser with the fundraising site Go Fund Me.  If they raise $30,000 in 30 days, they have donors willing to match (dollar for dollar) their fundraising efforts — or $60,000 to help […]

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    Gunning House No Longer Endangered

    by  • June 26, 2014 • MyHometownOhio, Share Your Ohio Preservation Story, Uncategorized •  Comments

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    The Gunning House has been removed from Preservation Ohio’s  Most Endangered Historic Sites list.  We are happy to report the house has been sold to  Dorri Steinhoff and Joe Kuspan. The family is currently assessing the work needing to be done. The plan is for the home to be the personal residence of Steinhoff and Kuspan […]

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    Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Recipients Announced

    by  • June 25, 2014 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

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    The Ohio Development Services Agency announced this week that some 34 projects around the state have been granted Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits in the 12th Round of the highly successful program. Credits totaled $37.7 million to rehabilitate 35 historic structures in 13 Ohio communities. Projects, in turn, are slated to leverage nearly $250 million […]

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