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November, 14 2016

Award-winning development

December 21, 2016 Here at the Athens County Economic Development Council, we pride ourselves on the diverse mix of industry in our region, and we understand that growing the economy with living-wage jobs improves life for everyone. So we were thrilled to have our work recognized with an award from the Ohio Economic Development Association, […]

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November, 11 2016

Introducing the JobsOhio Research & Development Grant Program

Recently, the JobsOhio Board of Directors approved a new program – the JobsOhio Research & Development (R&D) Grant Program. Authorized with $50 million of initial funding, the R&D Grant Program is intended to extend the breadth and strength of Ohio research and development to help spur innovation and job creation. Read below for a brief overview […]

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November, 08 2016

Athens County’s newest brewery opens in Nelsonville

Athens County’s newest craft beer brewery opened its doors near Nelsonville’s Public Square Saturday. Jason Warren, owner of Multiple Brewing at 82 W. Washington St., said Saturday that he wants to introduce craft beer to Nelsonville while improving the economic climate of the city. His brewery is the third brewery to open in Athens County since […]

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