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Project Ujima and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit County are partnering to offer a Mentoring Program for seventh-grade students at Buchtel Community Learning Center, 1040 Copley Road.
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Dec. 11 --Tallmadge police on Wednesday released surveillance photos of a man accused of using a stolen credit card.
Wise took the stand and told jurors he shot his wife of 45 years because he was heartsick after a stroke left her debilitated and unable to speak AKRON -- Sentencing for a Massillon man convicted of killing his wife in the hospital is set for 1:30 p.m. Friday December 13. Back in early November, after a week-long trial, a jury convicted John Wise, ... (more)
A former worker at the Parmadale Institute has been charged with two counts of rape and two counts of kidnapping involving allegations that she had sex with a 13-year-old girl in May. Authorities arrested Cassondra Goodson, 34, of Cleveland on Friday on a criminal complaint, filed by Cuyahoga County sheriff's deputies.
A Summit County grand jury indicted a 47-year-old Regis Street man Dec. 3 on six counts stemming from an October car accident where an 18-year-old Hudson motorcyclist was struck and killed.
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The Association for Library Service to Children has awarded the 2014 Penguin Young Readers Group Award to JoAnna Schofield, Akron-Summit County Public Library, Akron, Ohio; Rikki Unterbrink, Amos Memorial Library, Sidney, Ohio; Amanda Yother, Putnam County Library, Cookeville, Tenn.; and Emily Dumas, Commerce Township Community Library, Commerce ... (more)
State officials are expected to decide within weeks whether the Parmadale Institute can be taken off probation and continue as a treatment provider for troubled youth, a decision that would come months after a teenage girl told authorities that she had sex with a female staff member.
Hudson -- The name has changed to Reworks, but the recycling is the same for Summit/Akron Solid Waste Management Authority, whose mission is "zero waste through leadership, education and engagement."
The death chamber is shown at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, Ohio.
Yes, it is appropriate. This fine is more than fair considering what happened although I don't for a second believe he was that "mesmerized".
Dec. 07 --he East End Hilton Garden Inn is slowly taking shape near the former Goodyear corporate headquarters on East Market Street .
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