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Akron, Ohio is located in Summit County. Zip codes in Akron, OH include 44310, 44320, and 44326. The median home price in Akron is $64,900 which is roughly $53/per square foot. More Akron information.

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21 min ago | Tallmadge Express

Ohio Shakespeare Festival's 'Twelfth Night' delightful, accessible

The comic romp, which is staged on the grounds of Stan Hywet Hall in Akron and directed by Terry Burgler, includes a stellar cast which artfully brings out every ounce of hilarity in The Bard's comedy, and in a way that even those not familiar with the play can follow and appreciate.

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4 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Richfield Village officials sell fire truck

Summit County Councilman Nick Kostandaras , a Richfield Village resident, told Richfield Village Council July 1 the county will buy a used fire truck from the village.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Thegatewaynews.com

Five-member ensemble at Western Reserve Playhouse gets ready to 'Shout!'

Fans of 60s British pop music could find much to like in "Shout! The Mod Musical," which will be staged at Western Reserve Playhouse.

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Examiner.com

LeBron James' house in Akron-Bath, Ohio: Fans and press await his Cavs decision

Normally when this Cleveland Pop Culture reporter decides to leave the health club and take a leisurely drive down the peaceful streets that surround LeBron James' house in Bath Township, it doesn't represent the circus of folks that lined his street on July 10. On Thursday, the idyllic street was filled with so many cars that this journalist had ... (more)

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West Side and South Side Leader

Akron City Council schedules public hearings

At its July 7 meeting, Akron City Council referred several items up for public hearing for the next two weeks, including the following issues in West Akron: a request by Hattie Larlham to vary the building line setback for a fence at 389 Edgewood Ave. and establish retail sales at 465 S. Maple St. for a Hattie's Garden and produce stand, up for ... (more)

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West Side and South Side Leader

Summit County Historical Society celebrating 90 years

Free tours of the John Brown House, shown here, and the Perkins Stone Mansion, will be offered July 12 from noon to 4 p.m. as part of the Summit County Historical Society's 90th anniversary celebration.

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Ohio Lawyer

Akron attorney announces candidacy for 2015 OSBA president-elect

Ronald S. Kopp announced his candidacy for president-elect of the Ohio State Bar Association.

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Ohio.com

Ohio attorney general to promote anti-violence effort being tried in Akron

HAMILTON, OHIO: The state attorney general and officials in the Southwest Ohio city of Hamilton are launching a program aimed at reducing gun violence.

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Norwalk Reflector

Victim testifies about robbery, kidnapping

A jury on Tuesday heard the details of a plan that two men allegedly concocted last fall in the home invasion robbery of an Alphada Avenue apartment.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Ohio.com

Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron gets nearly $5 million in support

Mike Singer a design engineer and Christine Flick, the senior design engineer work on projects in the Product Innovation and Commercialization division at the Austen BioInnovation Institute Wednesday in Akron.

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Ohio.com

Awards dinner recognizes Northeast Ohio efforts to attract and retain jobs

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Huskers.com

Green Takes Silver at University Worlds

Pecs, Hungary Husker wrestler James Green earned the silver medal at 70 kg/154 pounds in the men's freestyle division of the University World Championships on Wednesday.

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USA Today

LeBron James is just hanging out with his friends in Las Vegas

The sports world is whirling about what LeBron James might do next, but so far it seems like the NBA star is just taking a step away from the craziness to hang out with some of his old friends.

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Ohio.com

Cleveland traffic camera case put on hold

CINCINNATI: The state's highest court put a Cleveland traffic cameras case on hold Wednesday while the justices decide on their ruling in a motorist's challenge to Toledo's camera system.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Hudson Hub-Times

Good trail etiquette stressed during Summit Metro Parks BIking Spree

With the second annual Summer Biking Spree under way, officials from Summit Metro Parks are reminding users of the district's trails built for hiking and biking to use good trail etiquette.

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The Advocate

Doctor: Ohio infant to recover from firework burns

The Akron Children's Hospital has been treating the 4-month-old girl since Friday night for second-degree burns, mostly to her face and left hand.

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Ohio.com

Akron man aborts robbery, gets arrested empty-handed

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Ohio.com

Four accused of robbing Akron family in TV ruse

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Ohio.com

Burglary reports from Akron police - July 8

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Hudson Hub-Times

Akron Bar Association Elects New Officers At Annual Meeting

Akron, OH, June, 2014 - Ann Marie O'Brien has been elected President of the Akron Bar Association.

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