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Trail Walkers head to Chagrin Reservation
The Portage Trail Walkers will hike at 9 a.m. Saturday at the South Chagrin Reservation.
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Law and order honored in Kent
The Kent American Legion Post 496 held its 7th annual Law & Order recognition ceremony Saturday at the Legion hall, and several people were recognized for their outstanding dedication to their departments and to the community.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Future trails, partnerships envisioned by Portage Parks District, city officials
Making connections between existing disparate trails is a big part of Portage Parks District Executive Director Christine Craycroft's vision for the northwest portion of Portage County, including Aurora, Streetsboro and Kent.
New wheels on Kent State University campus turn heads
The green flash that you see out of the corner of your eye on the Kent State University campus is not an alien pod or an insect on steroids.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
The Marion Star
Ohio veteran turning 106 recently applied for VA care
When William Dormaier joined the Army in 1943, he was 35 years old and just married.
Spaghetti dinner is offered in Kent
Trinity Lutheran Church will host a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Kindergarten sign-up set in Kent
Kindergarten "Registration Night" will be held at 7:00 p.m. April 30 at Davey, Holden, Longcoy, and Walls Elementary Schools.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Muskingum Watershed approves drilling lease, cuts property tax assessment
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Applicants sought for Kent school board
Applications are now available for an open position on the Kent Board of Education.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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."
Media Pass podcast: "Pride and Prejudice"
Welcome to Media Pass, a weekly podcast featuring your host, Arts and Entertainment writer Kelly Maile.
Should a boss invite employees to attend a baby shower on company time? Kent State vice...
A baby shower organized by a Kent State University vice president was to have been held in the university library, on the right, but has now been moved off campus.
Ribs, chicken on sale for Kent fundraiser
Kelley Ribs will offer ribs and chicken for sale Friday and Saturday at Kent Floral Co., 1109 S. Water St. in Kent.
Lane restrictions in Kent, Ravenna areas
Work started Wednesday on projects in the Kent, Streetsboro and Ravenna area that resulted in various lane restrictions for road resurfacing.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Route 43 delays possible in Twin Lakes area during road resurfacing
Starting today Route 43 between the northern Kent corporation limit and the southern Streetsboro corporation limit will have various lane restrictions for roadway resurfacing.
Stacy Simera is named Social Worker of the Year
Rootstown resident and Kent therapist Stacy Simera was named 2014 Social Worker of the Year by region 2 of the Ohio chapter of the National Association of Social Workers.
May 6 election: Portage parks levy OK could bring new Aurora trails
GATEWAY NEWS EDITOR Making connections between existing trails is a big part of Portage Park District Executive Director Christine Craycroft's vision for the northwest portion of Portage County, including Aurora, Streetsboro and Kent.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Staff enjoys comforts of new courthouse in Kent
But for those inside, Kent's Portage County Municipal Court is a safer, brighter, tidier and more efficient place to work.
Kent Lions have rich history of service to community
For more than 67 years the Kent Lions Club has been serving the Kent community and beyond.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Bob Dyer: Dialing up a death discount
When you've spent 95 years on this planet, and you've had an active social life, and you have lots of relatives, your death tends to generate a long obituary.