Akron Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Cleveland County NAACP swears in second female president Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Star Online

    ... was a strong advocate for Civil Rights, purchased her a Summit County NAACP Youth Membership when the family lived in Akron, Ohio. Martin was just sixteen years old at that time. For the last 31 years, Martin has lived in Cleveland County; ...

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  2. ClubCorp Reviewing Strategic AlternativesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | World News Report

    ... company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:MYCC). ClubCorp properties include:  Firestone Country Club  (Akron, Ohio);  Mission Hills Country Club  (Rancho Mirage, California);  The Woodlands Country Club  (The ...

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  3. ClubCorp Reviewing Strategic AlternativesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | GlobeNewswire

    ... traded company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MYCC ). ClubCorp properties include: Firestone Country Club (Akron, Ohio); Mission Hills Country Club (Rancho Mirage, California); The Woodlands Country Club (The Woodlands, Texas); Capital Club ...

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  4. Teen pistol-whipped, shot at by schoolmates during Akron robbery, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Cleveland.com

    An Akron teen said two schoolmates pistol-whipped him during a robbery, then shot at him as he ran, according to a police report. The 15-year-old boy was not harmed during the Tuesday incident near the Kenmore Branch Library on Kenmore Boulevard, according to the report.

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  5. Crafters create pink - pussyhats' for women's marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Ohio.com

    ... in the Women's March on Washington as part of a nationwide effort called the Pussyhat Project. (Michael Chritton/Akron Beacon Journal) The creator of this wool hat gave both social and washing instructions to its recipient. The hats will be ...

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  6. Shapiro takes reins as first female county executiveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... Stormer. "Their goal is going to be economic development," Feeman said. "A lot of the emphasis had been on the city of Akron, but they want to look at the county as a whole. I think Ilene will do a nice job. Russ put us on the right track. I think ...

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  7. Gunfire kills boy, 17, and wounds man, 19, near Miller South School in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Ohio.com

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  8. OH: SARTA to Offer Bus Service from Akron to Stark State's Main CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Mass Transit

    Jan. 11--Stark Area Regional Transit Authority is rolling out an express bus service from Akron to Stark State College's main campus in North Canton. Beginning Tuesday, Route 88 will take riders from Akron METRO's Transit Center in downtown Akron to Stark State's main campus.

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  9. Akron area under flood warning until Thursday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Ohio.com

    ... visit your browser's website. Summa Health's board of directors appears to like where Dr. Thomas Malone is leading the Akron-based health system even if many doctors who work there don't.

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  10. Thirsty Dog moving into West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Ohio.com

    "We're going to turn those Mountaineers into Dog-loving fans," brewery co-owner John Najeway said Thursday. The Akron-based Thirsty Dog -- known for putting dogs on its beer labels and brands such as Siberian Night Imperial Stout, Old Leghumper and 12 Dogs of Christmas -- is releasing its full portfolio in the state through North Central Distributors .

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  11. Independence Plumbing & Bath Encourages Clients to Begin 2017 with a Remodeled BathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | SBWire

    ... personnel. People who are interested in contacting Independence Plumbing & Bath about their bath remodeling service in Akron, OH are encouraged to call 330-333-4698 or visit their website at . About ...

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  12. Elderly man killed in Massillon house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Ohio.com

    ... visit your browser's website. Summa Health's board of directors appears to like where Dr. Thomas Malone is leading the Akron-based health system even if many doctors who work there don't.

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  13. West Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    WEST AKRON: Burglaries were reported in the 1800 block of Kingsley Avenue Jan. 4; the 600 block of Frederick Boulevard Jan. 5; the 1100 block of Yukon Avenue Jan. 5; and the 800 block of Rocky Brook Drive Jan. 7. Officers are asking for help identifying persons related to a Dec. 17 shooting/stabbing crime that happened in the 500 block of Crosby Street. To view photos, go to local.nixle.com/alert/5817375.

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  14. UA Steel Drum Band presents sunny sounds at Civic TheatreRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The University of Akron Steel Drum Band will bring the sounds of the islands to chilly Akron for its annual family friendly concert at the Akron Civic Theatre Jan. 29. Artistic Director Matt Dudack, a Northwest Akron resident, said the concert is a good way for audience members to learn more about the style of steel drum music. "It's more of an educational one in which we tie in the history and an explanation of the music," he said.

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  15. New officers appointed for Akron school boardRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Fourteen months after he was not re-elected to the Akron Public Schools Board of Education, Patrick Bravo has become its president. In the November 2015 General Election, Bravo came in fourth for three open board seats.

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  16. UU Church of Akron to dedicate Black Lives Matter bannersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron , located at 3300 Morewood Drive, will host a special service to dedicate a Black Lives Matter banner Jan. 15 at 10:30 a.m. UUCA Minister Tim Temerson will speak about Ella Baker, an African-American civil rights and human rights activist. According to church officials, Baker worked alongside 20th century civil rights leaders such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Thurgood Marshall, A. Philip Randolph and Martin Luther King Jr. Special music for the service will be provided by the Sacred Singing Circle, with guest vocalists Melissa Jeter, Wanda Hunt and Dorianne Denard.

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  17. Judge Moore to continue service in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Judge Carla Moore will complete her final term on the 9th District Court of Appeals this month. She has been on the court since 2004 and prior to that spent 15 years as an Akron Municipal Court judge.

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  18. Help available for people needing mental health servicesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... bills. The local crisis center, Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES) is located at 10 Penfield Ave. in Downtown Akron. Smith said going to PES for help doesn't necessarily mean being hospitalized. Often those in need get a mental health assessment ...

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  19. Schmidt leading County Council this yearRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... Paula Prentice (D-District 8), David Hamilton (D-District 5), Clair Dickinson (D-at large) and Donofrio. DOWNTOWN AKRON - Councilman John Schmidt (D-District 2) will serve as Summit County Council president for 2017, and Councilwoman Paula Prentice ...

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  20. Oriana House challenged by opiate epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | West Side and South Side Leader

    An official with Oriana House told Akron City Council Jan. 9 that the community corrections service provider itself isn't immune to the problems of the opiate drug epidemic that has hit the Akron area hard. Executive Vice President Bernard Rochford spoke before a joint meeting of the Public Safety and Health and Human Services committees at the request of Council members. 1 comment

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