Schools seek renewal of improvements levy At its Dec. 16 meeting, the Aurora Board of Education adopted a resolution declaring it necessary to renew an existing 1.5-mill permanent improvement tax levy, which expires at the end of 2014.
Cloverleaf to join Portage Trail Conference
Reporter After losing three member schools in the past year, the Portage Trail Conference is finally making a move to return to full strength.
Roast pork to be served in Rootstown
A roast pork dinner will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the First Congregational Church of Rootstown, United Church of Christ, 4022 S.R. 44. The cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 6 to 12, and free for children 5 and younger.
Winter Craft Show in Rootstown Dec. 7
The Herb Society, part of the Portage County Gardeners, is hosting a Winter Craft Show on Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Gardeners' Center, 5154 S. Prospect St., Rootstown.
Along the Way: David Dix
When it was Cleveland's foremost department store, Higbee's had a jingle that went, "If you haven't seen Higbee's today, you haven't seen Higbee's."