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Kent, Ohio is located in Portage County. Zip codes in Kent, OH include 44243, 44240, and 44242. The median home price in Kent is $124,900 which is roughly $85/per square foot. More Kent information.

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Saturday | Tallmadge Express

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Yusef-Khan Grotto will distribute toothbrushes and brochures, which detail its program of Dental Care for Children with Special Needs at the Walmart Supercenter at 250 Tallmadge Road in Kent from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 1 and 17. The Grottoes of North America Humanitarian Foundation is a 62-year-old 501 3 organization that supports the Dental Care ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Aurora Advocate

Hit-skip charge so far in Kent traffic death; investigation continues

A woman arrested for a July 17 hit-skip crash in downtown Kent has not been charged in connection with the related fatality, officials said.

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Cleveland.com

Preview inside Kent State University's newest fashion attraction--"The Great War" exhibit: Kristel's CLE

Kent State University Museum unveiled their newest exhibit titled, "The Great War: Women and Fashion in World at War, 1912-1922," where it takes guest on a journey back in time of women's roles during that time period.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Hudson Hub-Times

'Oliver!' concludes Porthouse's summer season

Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University's outdoor, summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, concludes its 46th season with "Oliver!" Directed by Porthouse Theatre artistic director Terri Kent, "Oliver!" includes musical numbers such as "Consider Yourself," "Who Will Buy," and "I'd Do Anything."

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Ohio.com

Todd Rundgren coming to Kent Stage in November; tickets on sale Monday

Some of you may opt for a different song to define Rundgren. But "Loosen Up" is my favorite Nazz song.

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Aurora Advocate

FitzGerald stops in Kent, hammers Kasich on charter schools, economy

Kent - Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for governor, said Gov. John Kasich should demand the resignation of the head of the Ohio Department of Education in light of the poor performance and funding irregularities at charter schools in the state.

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The Review

Crime & Courts Database

Jeneene Rochelle Daniels, 44, of Kent, was arrested at 12:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of South Arch Avenue on a felonious assault charge after allegedly striking a female family... Already a subscriber to print? You have online access, too... at no additional expense! Call 821-1200 to set up an account.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cleveland.com

The caftan is still in style for both men and women: Marylou Luther

Dear Marylou: If men are the new women, as New York Times writer Guy Trebay attests, what is their evening dress? - E.L., Cleveland, Ohio.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

BizzyBlog.com

TEA Party Demands that Senator Portman Renounce Support for Cochran in Mississippi

Kent, OH - Tom Zawistowski, Executive Director of the Portage County TEA Party, reacted angrily to Ohio Senator Rob Portman's claims in a Cleveland Plain Dealer article this week that he had no idea that the $25,000 from his PAC would be used by the Thad Cochran Campaign in Mississippi to air racially charged attacks on the TEA Party.

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Plastics News

New startup uses film for a 'virtual venetian blind' in smart windows

A new Kent State University spinout company in Kent, Ohio, knows how to make windows switch from clear to opaque and vice versa.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Chamber Chatter

Montrose Auto Group will host a Salute to Veterans at its Kent location, Montrose Mazda of Kent, 1127 W. Main St., July 23. Minuteman Press and Beef 'O' Brady's will host this month's After Five networking event on July 24 at Beef 'O' Bradys, 3975 Cascades Way, Brimfield.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Tallmadge teen's drawings on display in downtown Kent

Eleven of 13-year-old Katie Jordan's original drawings have been hanging in the windows of interior design and decorating firm Sue Nelson Designs, which is located at 156 S. Water St., since the Kent Heritage Festival July 5. Katie, an eighth-grader at St. Patrick School in Kent, is a self-taught artist and has never taken any art classes.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Recordpub.com

No charges filed yet in fatal Kent hit-skip accident

Kent Police said this morning an arrest has yet to be made related to a hit-and-run accident in the downtown area that claimed the life of Ravennan Richard Schoepe Thursday.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Local artists honored in growing Streetscapes art competition

The Streetscapes: Akron in Plein Air competition is "getting a life of its own," said Brian Shellito, who has coordinated the event for four years.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Recordpub.com

Portage Pathways: Ribbons of steel, rubber opened Portage highway

The mayor of Youngstown had to use wire cutters to snip the ribbon. The mayor of Akron probably had an easier time doing the honors 50 years ago when Interstate 80-S opened in southern Portage County.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Chamber Chatter

Montrose Auto Group will host a Salute to Veterans at its Kent location, Montrose Mazda of Kent, 1127 W. Main St., July 23. Minuteman Press and Beef 'O' Brady's will host this month's After Five networking event on July 24 at Beef 'O' Bradys, 3975 Cascades Way, Brimfield.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

News Journal

Rite Aid employee acts fast to bomb threat

A bomb threat was called in to the Rite Aid store at 145 W. Main St. shortly after 5 p.m. Friday.

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Recordpub.com

Weekly Roundup: July 4 to July 11, 2014

Weekly Roundup gathers the top 3 news and 3 sports stories of the week. Here are the stories you don't want to miss: Kent may have to use eminent domain powers to acquire properties near or along College Avenue where its new Safety Administration Building will be constructed in the future.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Christian Retailing

Logos of Kent named best area bookstore

Customers in the Kent, Ohio, area recently named their family-owned Logos store the top bookstore in the region above many other local book retailers.

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Recordpub.com

Grateful for response to Kent gas leak

I want to thank all of the people who helped the residents of Four Seasons of Horning Road in Kent on June 20. A car hit the gas meters, leaving the leaking gas to fill the building.

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