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Erie Times News
In Brief: Driver uninjured after truck goes airborne
A driver was not hurt when his pickup went airborne and over a washed-out bridge in Beaver Township on Thursday.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Letter: Riddle Block tenant wants parking space back
I live at 200 W. Main St. in Riddle Block No. 9 in Ravenna. For the past seven or so years the tenants of our building have been parking at the old Paul's Do-It-Center behind our building.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Portage County Superintendent and ESC are in trouble with the state...
The Portage County Educational Service Center doesn't just sponsor some of the worst charter schools in Ohio - it's now accused of violating several state laws in trying to start another charter.
Aurora High earns major honor for Portage visioning
The first-ever Visioning In Portage awards honored businesses, school districts and community groups at a gala event Aug. 24, presenting awards for outstanding programs and people across the county.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Students deliver on promised corn in Ravenna, Stow, Hudson
Students of the Next Frontier Academy, a charter school in Copley with an agricultural focus, grew corn at Deerfield Farms as their summer project.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
A sweet reward
Virginia Goodell has been representing the Goodell Family Farm at the market each Saturday for the past six years.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Along the Way: Cleveland Road a major Ravenna project
Some good news for economic development in the city of Ravenna is that the improvements on Cleveland Road, a northwest gateway to the city, are moving forward.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Traffic signal, turn lane planned on Route 14 at Streetsboro High School site
A traffic signal and a turn lane are planned on S.R. 14 in front of the new Streetsboro High School.
Ribs, ice cream and comedy on tap this weekend
Summer is winding down, but it's not too late to take advantage of all the fun outdoor and indoor activities this weekend has to offer.
5th Blackout Cookout set at The Outpost
Area bands weigh in on the importance of family tradition with the fifth annual Blackout Cookout on Saturday at The Outpost, 4962 S.R. 43 in Brimfield.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Plans outlined for possible Portage County missile site
More than 100 area residents turned out Aug. 5 at Ravenna High School to learn and comment on the possible choice of Camp Ravenna, the former ammunition plant east of Ravenna, as the site for an as-yet unfunded ballistic missile interceptor base.
Band concert Wednesday in Ravenna
Monza Studios in Ravenna will host a free concert from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday on the Portage County Courthouse lawn, at Main and Chestnut streets.
Ravenna School District registering for kindergarten
To register for kindergarten, children must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1, 2014 and the following information is required: Child's birth certificate, child's Social Security number, immunization records, proof of residency and custody papers if applicable.
$300,000 grant funds road work in Ravenna
City Engineer Bob Finney told City Council members Monday that the Portage County Commissioners, who applied for the grant on the city's behalf, were awarded the funding.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
A weekend for celebration in Portage
Sunny skies added to the spirit of celebration at community events Saturday in Mantua, Suffield and Garrettsville as well as the Carson & Barnes Circus at Sunbeau Valley Farm on S.R. in Ravenna Township.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Big Top thrills as circus comes to town in Ravenna
But on Friday, the 2-year-old met one face to face when his dad, firefighter Ryan Leifheit, and two coworkers with the Ravenna Township Fire Department bathed two female Asian elephants.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Ravenna Choir Performances
During the weekend of July 25-27, the Ravenna Community Choir had several performances, in addition to the main concert in the First Congregational Church.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Passenger train hits, kills man in northeast Ohio
Authorities say a passenger train traveling through northeast Ohio struck and killed a man as he walked along railroad tracks just south of Ravenna.
The Star Online
This house turned out nice
Old stuff, new use: Nancy Angerman and husband Tom Hutter outside their home that used to be an old hay barn.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Ravenna vandal gets 11 months in prison for incident at laundromat
A Streetsboro man who vandalized a downtown Ravenna business in an attempt to steal money in May was sentenced to nearly a year in prison after pleading guilty to a fifth-degree felony vandalism charge last month.