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  1. Food Notes: Bricco celebrates 12 years downtown; Saffron Patch buys...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Ohio.com

    Bricco restaurant in downtown Akron is having a 12th anniversary party/wine tasting on Sunday October 18. Carla Snyder s Sweet and Tart: 70 Irresistible Recipes With Citrus, features recipes for lemon curd napoleons, limoncello lemon mousse and other citrusy delights. Cookbook author Carla Snyder of Hudson.


  2. Rare airship films to be shown Oct. 23 by University of AkronRead the original story

    24 min ago | Ohio.com

    Rare historical airship footage, made available to the public for the first time, will be shown at the University of Akron's Polsky Building, South Main Street, 1 p.m. on Oct. 23. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.


  3. Raise city fees or close the airport? Akron mayoral debate opens voters to big questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cleveland.com

    One candidate for Akron mayor wants to close the Akron-Fulton Airport, the city golf course and sell the city's parking garages. The other may raise taxes or city fees.


  4. Ken Porter to be inducted into Akron Boxing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tallmadge Express

    Trainer Ken Porter, the father of former world champion boxer Shawn Porter, is scheduled to be inducted into the Akron Boxing Hall of Fame Oct. 25 at Tangier Restaurant, which is located at 532 W. Market Street in Akron. The ceremony is set to begin at 6 p.m. A meet and greet with Ken and Shawn, a Stow-Munroe Falls graduate, along with some other boxers, is scheduled to take place at 5 p.m. General admission tickets are $50 and VIP tickets are $100.


  5. No one knows who owns the Gorge Dam on the Cuyahoga River between Akron and Cuyahoga FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Photo of the Gorge Dam taken Friday in the Gorge Metro Park between Akron and Cuyahoga Falls. A plan has been put forward to removing the 57-foot-high dam on the Cuyahoga River between Akron and Cuyahoga Falls that would cost $70 million.


  6. Updated: Akron GOP mayoral candidate Eddie Sipplen draws visits from Mike DeWine, Rob PortmanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Eddie Sipplen, the Republican Akron mayoral candidate, has drawn the support of two of the more prominent office holders in his party, with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and U.S. Sen. Rob Portman planning to make visits on his behalf in the next two weeks. , chairman of the Summit County Republican Party's executive committee.


  7. Jury deliberating in trial of man facing death penalty in fatal shooting of Akron copRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Assistant Summit County Prosecutor Jon Baumoel held four bullets in front of the jury and described how two of them killed off-duty Akron police officer Justin Winebrenner. "Justin Winebrenner took these two bullets, so these two bullets wouldn't be fired," Baumoel said.


  8. Hattie's Gardens featured program for Hudson Garden Club meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... of growing organically and the benefits for the community. Edge manages the Hattie's Gardens program in the greater Akron area. Hattie's Gardens is part of Hattie Larlham, a non-profit organization based in Mantua. Hattie's Gardens specializes in ...


  9. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WHLO-AM Akron

    ... who have opted out. IF YOU'RE A FAN OF THE FALL COLORS, the Summit Metro Parks suggest Firestone Metro Park in south Akron. This park has much diversity when it comes to trees.... buckeyes, maple, oak, willow and even some remaining ash trees give ...


  10. Live coverage: Akron mayoral candidates faceoff in first and only debate before Nov. 3 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Akron mayoral candidates Dan Horrigan, the Democratic candidate, and Eddie Sipplen, the GOP contenderm, take the stage at Quaker Square.


  11. The final Akron Mayoral debate is today, Horrigan and Sipplen to face off live at noonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    Akron's mayoral woes, which started when 28-year Akron mayor Don Plusquellic suddenly quit in May, will come to a decisive end when voters go to the polls in three weeks. They will have three choices for their next leader, Democrat Dan Horrigan, Republican Eddie Sipplen and independent candidate Bill Melver.


  12. Plusquellic's worst day as mayor, Sipplen gets support of Portman and DeWine, Akron schools spend $600k on asbestos: Akron news roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    What was Don Plusquellic's worst day as Akron mayor? Was it the day he resigned, or that time he got in an embarrassing fight with a parking attendant? "To this day, I will never ever forgive myself for not just doing it. But we put it on the ballot," Plusquellic told the magazine.


  13. SummaCare's Medicare advantage plans now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Akron, OH Beginning Oct. 15, Medicare-eligible individuals can select comprehensive and affordable medical and pharmacy benefits from one of SummaCare's Medicare Advantage plans. SummaCare, based in Akron, covers 41 counties in the northern half of Ohio.


  14. Jury to be selected in Ohio trial in New Year's Eve slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WBNS

    Jury selection is to begin in the trial of a northeast Ohio man charged in the fatal shooting of a father and his two teenage children during a home invasion robbery on New Year's Eve 2013. Jury selection was set to start Tuesday in the Akron trial of 32-year-old Eric Hendon.


  15. What would you ask Tallmadge's mayoral candidates? Editorial BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    David G. Kline is seeking another term as mayor of Tallmadge , a city of nearly 18,000 in Summit County, east of Akron. Kline is running against John D. Rensel, a recently retired administrator with Bridgestone Americas Center for Research and Technology and a longtime member of the Tallmadge City Council, most recently as an at-large representative.


  16. Things to Do, Oct. 13: Tell a story about - Doubt'; listen to mayoral ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Bela Lugosi plays Dracula. Mark Dawidziak, author of Bedside, Bathtub & Armchair Companion to Dracula: The Essential Guide to the Un-Dead, discusses the history of vampires in popular culture at the Akron-Summit County Public Library s Fairlawn-Bath branch, 3101 Smith Road, at 6 p.m. It s free.


  17. #hypebeastkids Nike Air AkroniteRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hypebeast.com

    Nike has just unveiled a new LeBron signature sneaker, but this style is just for the #hypebeastkids in your life. The Nike Air Akronite pays homage to LeBron's hometown of Akron, Ohio, and James has never been shy about showing his love for the city, even while he was in Miami.


  18. Can 'The Voice' Help Former Nashville Acts Make...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... in small clubs and venues and opening for people to get seen," suggests Sue Wilson , vp/director of operations for Akron, Ohio. "Get signed by a label who will support you, and then go on a radio tour to find those who believe in you." Even then, ...


  19. Richard BurtonRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Trading Post

    ... 65 years, and was a 32nd Degree Mason. He was also a member of the Wadsworth VFW 1089, the Tadmor Shrine Temple in Akron, and the Ohio Retired Teachers Association. Dick was a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army during WWII, serving in North Africa and ...


  20. Kindhearted police officer rescues unconscious starving pupRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This dog is lucky and now is getting loving attention, but on Oct. 3, this pup was found unconscious at the side of a road in Akron, Ohio. A police officer found the dog and took it to an emergency vet at the Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital in Copley Township.


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