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Ohio TechCred Offers Grants for Employee Trainings

Businesses can apply for TechCred, Ohio’s grants program that reimburses employers for the cost of technology training for employees, now through September 29. Ohio TechCred helps employees learn new skills while enabling employers to build a stronger workforce with competencies needed in a tech-infused economy. Training for approved credentials may

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Popular Octoberfest Signals Fall’s Arrival

The annual Oktoberfest, a two-day community festival presented by the New Albany Chamber of Commerce, will take place Friday and Saturday, October 6 and 7 at 175 W. Main Street. This free family event features food trucks, live entertainment and a beer garden. On Saturday, visitors can watch the OSU

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New Park, Pickleball Complex, Concerts Add to Summer Fun

New Albany continues to invest in new opportunities to get out and enjoy the summer. The City is preparing to open the first phase of Taylor Farm Park, which includes leisure trails, wetlands and an exciting playground. City Council invites the community to join them in officially celebrating the opening

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ODOT Begins Construction on New SR 161 Lanes

The Ohio Department of Transportation will begin construction on State Route 161 between Interstate 270 and the U.S. Route 62 interchange in July to accommodate increased traffic from future commercial development throughout the area. The improvements include widening SR 161 between I-270 and the U.S. 62 interchange and widening the

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State’s TechCred Offers Grants for Tech-Focused Employee Training

The Ohio TechCred grant application process opens July 3 and closes on July 31 for Ohio private companies seeking to cover the cost of technology-focused training programs for employees. TechCred helps employees learn new skills while enabling employers to build a stronger workforce with competencies needed in a tech-driven economy.

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Local Firms Recognized for Corporate Citizenship

Several New Albany businesses were recently recognized by Columbus Business First for their contributions of both time and money to support the central Ohio community. Personal care and beauty brand, Bath & Body Works, ranked fifth among extra-large companies, while home exterior contractor, Feazel, ranked fifth among large

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Foundation Announces 2023-2024 Lecture Series Schedule, Speakers

The New Albany Lecture Series’ 2023-2024 season offers something for everyone–from Laura Linney, actress and cancer research advocate, to Misty Copeland, principal American Ballet Theatre dancer and best-selling author, to General Wesley Clark, retired four-star Army General and former Supreme Allied Commander. The series runs from October 3 to March

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Get Insights, Get Involved at New Albany 101: ‘Appy’ Hour

Want to learn how New Albany evolved from charming village to world-renowned community? The City of New Albany is hosting “New Albany 101: Appy Hour “ on July 12 from 6 to 7 pm at the Heit Center for Healthy New Albany. Get a behind-the-scenes tour of some of New

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Chamber Hosts Taste of New Albany, Seeks Volunteers

The New Albany Chamber of Commerce will host the Taste of New Albany, its annual event featuring food, fun, friends and entertainment on July 30 from 5 to 10 pm. The event showcases area restaurants, caterers and specialty food vendors. In addition to sampling signature menu items, guests can enjoy

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New Vision Dance Company Hosts Annual Festival

New Vision Dance Company will host its 2nd Annual New Albany Dance Festival at the Charleen & Charles Hinson Amphitheater from July 28 to 30. The Festival Concert features adult performance troupes from across the Midwest, a Central Ohio Dance Studio Showcase, and free dance, fitness and health classes and

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Find Talent at OSU Business and Engineering Fairs

Local employers seeking to hire business or engineering talent can recruit students for co-ops, internships, and full-time career employment positions at the 2024 Fisher College of Business Fall Career Fair and the 2024 E-Council OSU College of Engineering Expo. Registration is open for the business fair that will be held

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Amgen Touts New Albany’s Friendly Business Climate

A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen recently opened its most advanced manufacturing site in the world featuring its highest environmental standards right here in New Albany. Why did the leading independent biotech company that reaches millions of patients around the globe chose the New Albany International Business Park to advance

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GROW Licking County Seeks Input on Childcare Needs

GROW Licking County is seeking your input to understand the childcare needs in our community and its impact on our local workforce. The purpose of this survey is to collect data that can help inform local solutions and support broader advocacy efforts to increase access to quality childcare. Please take

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Le Rêve Château Salon & Spa Hosts Grand Opening

French-inspired ambiance, a chateau-like setting, and a carefully curated selection of personalized services, treatments, and products await patrons of the recently opened Le Rêve Château Salon & Spa, 31 North High Street. Owner Hanna McCord has leveraged her training and experience to deliver tailored beauty and wellness experiences that

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WORKFORCE: Ohio Means Jobs Offers One-Stop Shop for Employers

OhioMeanJobs.com allows employers and recruiters to access more than 2.2 million job resumes, create an account to connect employers to job seekers, and find a variety of state programs that offer talent recruitment and retention strategies. The central hub links employers to specific resources for assessments, recruitment, continuing education and

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Economic Development Week, May 6 to May 10, Honors Local Businesses

By Jennifer Chrysler, Director, New Albany Community Development Department

Economic Development Week, May 6 through May 10, is designed to build awareness of economic development and its benefits to local communities. It’s an important opportunity for the City to celebrate the positive impact of economic development and thank the many

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OSU President Tours New Albany Business Park

On the heels of the CHIPS funding announcement, New Albany Mayor Sloan Spalding and City staff were excited to partner with Intel Corporation to provide a tour of the New Albany International Business Park, including Intel’s Ohio One campus, for Ohio State University President Walter “Ted” Carter and university staff.

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City Seeks Community Input on US-62 Focus Area Plan

Help shape the future of the area near US-62/SR-161! The City of New Albany has launched the US-62 Interchange Focus Area Plan to provide recommendations for the character, scale, location, and extent of public investment and private development throughout the study area. Join us on Tuesday, May 14 from 6

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WORKFORCE: Ohio TechCred Offers Grants for Employee Trainings

Employers can apply for Ohio TechCred grants that cover the cost of technology-focused training programs for private employees from May 1 to May 31. TechCred helps employees learn new skills while enabling employers to build a stronger workforce with competencies needed in a tech-infused economy. Training for approved credentials may

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