17 hrs ago
Coming Up At Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna
A Celebration of Lights: "A Celebration of Lights" is an event that provides the community with the opportunity to honor their loved ones who have passed, through the purchase of lights, angel ornaments and trees to be displayed throughout the holiday season at the main hospital entrance.
20 hrs ago
In The Community
The document shows that final general fund appropriations are $16.46 million and final appropriations of all funds are $34.14 million.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Streetsboro Police News
Three-vehicle traffic crash: A 53-year-old Ravenna woman was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol Nov. 17 at 7:41 p.m. on Lancelot Drive.
Akron Children's might end contract with Anthem
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Portage agencies seek Christmas donations
The Center of Hope and Kent Social Services are turning their attention to helping less fortunate families in Portage County make Christmas wishes come true.
Ravenna chamber coffee is Thursday
The Ravenna Area Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly Coffee Network from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday at Susie K's Cafe, 145 E. Main St., Ravenna.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Barn renovation is 25-year undertaking
So choosing to build a house by reconstructing an old barn and outfitting it with things like salvaged brick and torn-up sidewalks was hardly out of character for them - even 25 years ago, before reclaiming architectural salvage became trendy.
Paris levy, Tallmadge council recounts set
The Portage County Board of Elections will recount ballots for Issue 20: Paris Township Additional Tax Levy and a Tallmadge City Council race on Thursday.
Troopers honored for saving life of man who overdosed while driving on busy highway
An Ohio Highway Patrol trooper who previously served at the Ravenna post was one of three people who recently received Certificates of Recognition from the highway patrol for saving the life of a driver who had overdosed on heroin while driving on Interstate 680 in Youngstown in October.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ravenna school board to meet Dec. 9
The Ravenna Board of Education has rescheduled its December meeting for 5 p.m. Dec. 9 at Ravenna High School, 6589 N. Chestnut Street, Ravenna.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Smithers Rapra China lab achieves ISO
As the company's customer base in China expands, Smithers said implementing a comprehensive, internationally recognized quality system to meet and exceed customer expectations became a key piece of its strategy for growth.
'Ravenna Record' book-signing set during Midnight Madness
"The Ravenna Record: The People and Events That Shaped a Community," a new local history, will make its debut during Midnight Madness with a book-signing from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Hometown Bank, 100 E. Main St. in Riddle Block No.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Faith & Religion
On Dec. 8, Christ Community Chapel members can stop in the foyer and purchase gifts that will bless someone they love and benefit a CCC ministry partner from 9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cash only is accepted.
Ravenna police 'Fill a Cruiser' Saturday
The Ravenna Police Association will hold a "Fill a Cruiser" event to benefit the Ravenna Police Department's annual Shop With a Cop program for local children from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kent/Ravenna Walmart, 2600 S.R. 59 in Ravenna Township.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Ravenna Elks grant buys child safety seats
The Portage County Health Department hosted a Health and Safety Fair onrecently at the Brimfield Police Department.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
'Ravenna Record' to aid bid to save landmark flagpole
A new local history authored by Record-Courier Editor Roger J. Di Paolo has been published and just in time for the Christmas buying season.
Ballet Theatre of Ohio returns 'Nutty Nutcracker' to Akron Civic for an encore
Fans of the traditional holiday favorite needn't fear: Ballet Theatre of Ohio also will stage "The Nutcracker" Nov. 30 through Dec. 8 at the Akron Civic.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Cool Spaces: Building a barn into a home
Nancy Angerman, left, and her husband, Tom Hutter, stand outside their home that used to be a old hay barn in Ravenna, Ohio.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Holiday boxes filling up
Members of the Portage Community Chapel and the Portage County Sheriff Jail Trustees worked together Thursday to pack 500 Thanksgiving food boxes for families who have registered with the Center of Hope in Ravenna.
Christmas parade is Dec. 7 in Ravenna
Ravenna Balloon A-Fair's annual lighted Christmas Parade "Treasures Under The Tree" will take place on Main Street in downtown Ravenna at 7 p.m. Dec. 7. Line up starts at 6 p.m. at the corner of Main Street and Myrtle and at the East Plaza parking lot.