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  1. Akron mayoral candidates discuss the arts tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    Akron's arts-and-culture community has a chance to learn more about the city's mayoral candidates at a forum tonight at Summit Artspace. WKSU's Kabir Bhatia reports.

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  2. Akron-based company reinvents guitar effect pedalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Akron-based company reinvents guitar effect pedals AKRON, Ohio -- Cleveland is the birthplace of rock and roll, but an Akron company is reinventing the sound. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1EuB7nE Earthquaker Devices produces 40 different guitar effect pedals.

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  3. Marc Warren feels right at home battling it out at the business end of the tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Sunday Herald

    ... Sunday Augus MARC WARREN, the world No.49, is relishing his first taste of the Bridgestone Invitational in suburban Akron, Ohio today (Thurs) and insists he is playing at a level that suits him following his strong showing in last week's Saltire ...

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  4. Hundreds of people support ALS walk in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Christopher Wise and James Fleck held a sign in honor of their grandfather, Jess Lightner, during the Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday at Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron. Fleck said, "My grandfather was a brave man who did not show his disease.

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  5. Man accused of robbing Circle K gas station in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... hen jumped over the counter and grabbed the cash register. He took the register and ran from the store, court records. Akron police later in the day spotted Goerg in the 200 block of Edgerton Road. He tried to run from police but was arrested.

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  6. Belisles celebrate 71 years of marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    ... Marian, 92, recalled. "I didn't like him so well when I first met him." Shortly after the war ended they moved to Akron. Edward was a native of Massachusetts and Marian was a native of Pennsylvania. He became a decorator for Akron's Polsky's ...

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  7. PGA stars Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler played Baltusrol on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler, shown during a practice round for the Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Coutry Club on August 4, 2015 in Akron, Ohio, played a round at Baltusrol after missing the cut at The Barclays.

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  8. For Akron mayor: Dan Horrigan in the Democratic primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    Summit County Clerk of Courts Dan Horrigan, a Democratic candidate in the city of Akron mayoral race, answers a question during a lunch time debate at the Portage Country Club on July 15. The event was sponsored by the Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater Akron.

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  9. 'Rosie's' to Celebrate Labor Day LateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... women are not recognized when they should , we keep contributing," said Anne Hess, who during WWII made tires in Akron, Ohio, for transport trucks. Hess explained, "Our exacting, hard work during World War II not only helped shorten and win the war, ...

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  10. Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tallmadge Express

    ... and leaving the store without paying. Warrants were issued for their arrest. Mobile phone stolen from business: An Akron woman told police while filling up a cup at a fountain drink machine in a Tallmadge Circle business, she set her $500 mobile ...

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  11. Marlene F. DunfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tallmadge Express

    A resident of Tallmadge since 1955, she attended St. Paul Grade School, St. Vincent High School and The University of Akron, where she was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta, Omega Chapter. From a young age, music was an important part of Mrs. Dunford's life.

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  12. New Cornerstone Market and Deli gets Munroe Falls planning commission blessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tallmadge Express

    ... designed a pretty awesome building I think." Christopher Trotta, president of levelHEADS, Inc., a Cleveland- and Akron-based architectural, planning and construction management firm working on the project, told the Stow Sentry Aug. 26, that the new ...

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  13. Akron Democratic mayoral candidates share views on major issues facing cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Mayoral candidates for the city of Akron Mike Williams and Dan Horrigan chat with people after the second mayoral debate at Quaker Station on Aug. 19 in Akron. Mayoral candidates for the city of Akron Mike Williams and Dan Horrigan listen to a question while participating in the second mayoral debate at Quaker Station on Aug. 19, n Akron.

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  14. Dan Horrigan propelled into top pick for Akron mayor by the Democratic power structureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    Summit County Clerk of Courts Dan Horrigan talks about his run for the mayors office during a interview at his home in Akron. City of Akron planning director Marco Summerville and Akron mayoral candidate Daniel Horrigan talk before Horrigan's campaign kick-off on July 1 in Akron.

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  15. Bob Dyer: Ex-mayor rained on Akron's paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    No, former Mayor Don Plusquellic is not talking about his misadventure Wednesday night in a parking lot at the University of Akron. This was taken at a press conference in May, several months before he blazed his way back into the headlines by watering a university tree.

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  16. Highland Square porches will be rockin' and rollin' during neighborhood music fest Saturday, Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ohio.com

    Marshall Ave. housemates Jennifer DeMarco, Victoria Teresko, and Jen Winter will host 5 bands this weekend for the Highland Square Porch Rokr Festival in Akron. The Horinger family, Jason, Gretchen, Emile, 6 months, and Ewan, 2, on the porch of their Highland Square home.The Horinger's are participating in the Porch Rokr Time event on Saturday.

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  17. Techie Akron man isn't all about working with computers; he gets involved in community activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ohio.com

    Event organizer Greg Genega chats with Anne Lazzerini and Brian Berg at a fundraising event benefitting the United Way held at D'Agneses restaurant on Wednesday in Akron. Event organizer Greg Genega chats with Shon Christy at a fundraising event benefitting the United Way held at D'Agneses restaurant on Wednesday in Akron.

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  18. After Fleeing To Pakistan, Convicted U.S. Official Returns For JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Weekday Magazine

    ... a noticeably gaunt Ahmad apologized and expressed thanks that he was back in his native country. The 40-year-old Akron, Ohio, native, who also served as Chicago's city comptroller, fled to Pakistan in April 2014 after pleading guilty to steering ...

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  19. Noble steers a trio of OSS winning filliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hoof Beats

    ... Of The Valley-- to a career best 1:57.1 triumph for trainer Christ Hershberger. Owned and bred by Philip Baldauf of Akron, OH, the daughter of Pine Valley-Surf Song Yankee-Yankee Cruiser bested the highly regarded and multiple OSS distaff Dark Roast ...

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  20. Ex-mayor of Akron warned by police about peeing in publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbus Dispatch

    University police officials say Don Plusquellic was caught urinating on a tree near his parked rental car on Wolf Ledges Parkway at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday. 1 comment

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