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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 $62,000 which is roughly $52/per square foot. More Akron information.

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55 min ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Rebuilding Together to improve nine area homes

Rebuilding Together Greater Cuyahoga Valley, an affiliate of Rebuilding Together Inc., will bring the community together to help those in need April 26. According to Rebuilding Together officials, during this 19th annual Rebuilding Day, more than 250 volunteers will join Rebuilding Together to make home repairs and modifications to nine homes in ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Bath parks levy renewal on May ballot

Bath Township voters are being asked to consider renewing the community's parks levy, which is on the May 6 Primary Election ballot.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ohio.com

Jewell Cardwell: Sister deals with brother's suicide by getting others to walk with her

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West Side and South Side Leader

YMCAs presenting Healthy Kids Day

On April 26, over 1,500 YMCA locations across the country will take part in Healthy Kids Day, holding free community events that are open to all children and families and filled with active play and educational opportunities.

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Ohio.com

Drilling-rich watershed district looking to reduce assessment paid by 500,000 Ohio landowners

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West Side and South Side Leader

Classic barbershop sounds at Derbytown Chorus show

The 67th annual show will take place April 26 at 7:30 p.m. and April 27 at 2 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls High School Auditorium, 2300 Fourth St., with the theme "Harmony for All Seasons."

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West Side and South Side Leader

Shaw JCC of Akron launches construction of new aquatics facility

On hand at the launch were city officials, members of the JCC Board of Directors, the pool committee and its chairs - Thom Mandel , Kathy Moses Salem and Lila Marks , according to JCC officials.

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West Side and South Side Leader

Summit Choral Society commemorating Kent's May 4

Frank Jacobs was a state away when four students were shot to death at Kent State University on May 4, 1970, as anti-war protests escalated there.

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The Plain Dealer

The best bar names in Cleveland, Akron, the galaxy -- starring aliens, broads, animals

Because you CAN judge a bar by its name. Some of the best also have some of the coolest names.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Pop Culture Q&A 4/17

Q: What happened to that female policewoman on "Person of Interest"? Is she appearing elsewhere since she was killed off? Is the star leaving also? A: Taraji P. Henson, who played Detective Carter, has an active movie career and reportedly said it was time to leave the CBS drama and get back to the big screen.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Ohio.com

Bob Dyer: No penalty for blimp fun

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Ohio.com

Betty Lin-Fisher: Friend's journey was to touch others, teach them to live

The world lost a bright star on Tuesday morning with the passing of someone I was privileged to call my friend.

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Ohio.com

Akron fire union has new president

Jim Knafel is out and Russ Brode, a vice president with Local 330, is in. The votes were counted Tuesday night, giving Brode the edge over Knafel.

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Ohio.com

"American Bible Challenge" will include Akron team

TEAM DEVOTED DIVAS. Charity: Unity in the Community, which provides education, community enhancement and public services.

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Recordpub.com

Parole denied for man convicted in Stow woman's death

A former Akron man, who was convicted with two other men in the 1986 death of 22-year-old Stow resident Susan Soldierson will spend at least another three years in prison.

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Merced Sun-Star

Ohio artist's eggs carry on Ukrainian tradition

The West Akron, Ohio, resident is a pysanky artist, who decorates Easter eggs using methods and motifs that have been part of Ukrainian culture for centuries.

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BusinessWeek

Taco Bell's New McDonald's Attack Ads Seem Awfully Familiar

The advertising business is rife with imitation. But even by the generous borrowing standards of the industry, a new high-profile ad is unusually brazen in its lack of originality.

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WHLO-AM Akron

Stuff You May Have Missed

ON TOMORROWS PROGRAM WE'LL DISCUSS facts . Do facts matter when it comes to someone's opinion.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Ohio.com

Emergency repairs to leaking Nature Realm roof blocked by park commissioner

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Ohio.com

Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) extends tax deadline to April 21st due to Internet issues

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