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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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    Memorial Hall in Ironton is Lost

    by  • June 8, 2014 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

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    The timing was most unfortunate. Memorial Day weekend saw the beginning of the demolition of the Memorial Building in Ironton, one of a shrinking number of buildings built as a tribute to Union soldiers killed in the American Civil War. The Ironton building, like other such structures in Ohio, housed a meeting place for the […]

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    Share Your Preservation Story: Unionville Tavern

    by  • May 15, 2014 • Share Your Ohio Preservation Story •  Comments

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    Preservation Ohio is looking for preservation-related stories from around Ohio. Our website features the link to “Share Your Ohio Preservation Story,” because “Preservation Ohio’s staff wants to help publicize a preservation story that’s near and dear to you and one you believe needs more attention.” It appears that one of our endangered properties from 2013 is in […]

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    Round 11 Tax Credit Awards Announced

    by  • December 20, 2013 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

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    What better time than Christmas to make an announcement that several pieces of Ohio’s built history are about ready to get a new lease on life? We’re thrilled to pass along the following press release from the Ohio Development Services Agency: “Today, the Ohio Development Services Agency awarded $33 million in Ohio Historic Preservation Tax […]

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