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  1. South Side Cause for CelebrationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... Walk and Motorcycle Ride will take place Sept. 20 at Lock 3 Park, located at 200 S. Main St. The event is sponsored by Akron Children's Hospital and the City of Akron. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. for walkers and at 9 a.m. for motorcycle ...

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  2. APS focus on digital needs, offeringsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    In an effort to make the Akron Public Schools more competitive, the district is hiring three new administrators to boost both the district's and its students' digital capabilities.

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  3. ACF, city join to award grants for local neighborhoodsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    Akron Community Foundation and the City of Akron have announced more than $200,000 in grants to help local residents improve their community through the Neighborhood Partnership Program.

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  4. Community 'quilt' sculpture unveiled at art-A-paloozaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... created by artist Kristina Malcolm. One of the artist vendors at the event included photographer Mary Waters, of Akron. She is shown above right, at right, next to Lisa Zook and Ina Zook, both of Medina, helping them selects prints. The event also ...

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  5. GenFed Financial offering personalized banking servicesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... Market St. in Fairlawn, which is a new location after a move in April, and 2492 Wedgewood Drive in the Ellet area of Akron. Akron Branch Manager Max Ramsay said GenFed offers typical banking products such as various types of accounts, CDs and IRAs, ...

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  6. Audition noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Aurora Advocate

    ... FitzGerald and John K. Alvarez, on Sept. 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. Auditions will be at the theater, 1301 Weathervane Lane in Akron. Actors must be signed in by 8 p.m. to audition. The cast calls for three to four actors, age range from 20s to 50s, with a ...

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  7. Entertainment briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Aurora Advocate

    ... for sale. Scripts & Scribes will meet Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. at Fairlawn West Church of Christ, 2095 W. Market St., in Akron. The gallery, at the Akron Woman's City Club, is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. "Farmers Markets" is the ...

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  8. College football: Akron 41, Howard 0: Zips pound Bison in season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Akron wide receiver Imani Davis dives into the end zone for a 9-yard first quarter touchdown after catching a pass from quarterback Kyle Pohl during the Zips season opening game against the Bison at InfoCision Stadium on Thursday in Akron.The score gave the Zips a 14-0 lead.

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  9. HeldenFiles: Blimp films to be preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    The USS Navy Air Cruiser Akron flies over lower Manhattan's financial district in New York City in this Nov. 2. 1931 photo.

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  10. Zips football: UA opens with impressive win over HowardRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    The University of Akron football team left an impression at InfoCision Stadium Thursday night after beating Howard University 41-0 as quarterback Kyle Pohl flashed some potential and the Zips defense showed how dominating that it can be.

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  11. 'Home Run for Life' ceremony at Akron RubberDucks Aug. 29 gameRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Akron, OH The Akron RubberDucks and Akron Children's Hospital have teamed for the second consecutive year to host Friday's Hematology & Oncology Awareness Event, which is highlighted by the emotionally-moving, "Home Run for Life" ceremony following the third inning, a moment of silence, and a balloon release before the game.

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  12. Two cars stolen from Akron fire training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... redistribution or retransmission of any of the contents of this service without the express written consent of the Akron Beacon Journal is expressly prohibited. XMgcGFya2VkIGF0IHRoZSBBa3JvbiBGaXJl ...

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  13. Key witness in Akron murder trial recants under threats against family, prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    A man identified as a key witness in the murder of a 17-year-old high school student recanted his testimony after his family was threatened, prosecutors said.

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  14. Labor Day activities plentiful in Akron, Summit CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    From cultural festivals and fireworks to outdoor movies and concerts, the Akron area has plenty to enjoy this Labor Day weekend.

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  15. Stuff To Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WHLO-AM Akron

    ... info visit www.madeinohiofestival.com . THE WHISPERS WILL PERFORM ALONG with Sarah's Girl at Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron this Saturday night at 7pm. Admission is $10 and tickets will be available at the gate. Get more information at ...

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  16. Vehicle stolen from fire department used in ATM heistVehicle stolen...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... The vehicle had been set on fire and police officers found an ATM machine in the back seat of the vehicle. AKRON -- It seems like it is adding insult to injury. It's one thing to steal to cars from the fire department and another thing to use one of ...

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  17. Judge denies Medina County investigator's motion to suppress evidence in drunken driving caseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... his administrative license reinstated was denied Aug. 4. McNulty ruled Thursday that Wolk could drive to work at an Akron-based private investigative firm and to his and a relative's doctor's appointments. Medina County Prosecutor Dean Holman said ...

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  18. Weekend trip to Akron, Ohio State up next for No. 4 HokiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hokiesports.com

    The fourth-ranked Virginia Tech women's soccer team travels to the Buckeye State this weekend for a pair of non-conference games beginning against Akron on Friday night and concluding at Ohio State on Sunday night.

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  19. Third man charged in Akron home invasion slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... man in connection with the home invasion that resulted in the death of a 39-year-old father of eight. Griffin, 18, of Akron, is one of three men and two shooters accused of barging into Darryl Tramell's East Brookside Road home on Aug. 18. The other ...

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  20. Local leaders watching the Akron General/Cleveland clinic partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... program about business and finance puts a human face on the global economy, with insight from anchor Kai Ryssdal. Akron and Summit County leaders are closely watching the move toward a new partnership between struggling Akron General Hospital and ...

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