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  1. Beer calendar: Stout It Out Loud is set, Cleveland Beerfest tickets on sale, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    Butcher and the Brewer's Stout It Out Loud is set, Cleveland Beerfest is scheduled, charitable events tied to beer sales at Northeast Ohio breweries are slated and other beer events are coming up. Our beer calendar updates every Monday.

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  2. Akron's ban on recycling glass based on faulty informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Cleveland.com

    The city's service department announced last week that it would no longer accept glass in recycling bins, attributing the change to Waste Management Ohio, whose market for recycled glass had reportedly disappeared. "We continue to accept and process glass in recyclables, and we have a market for recycled glass," said Kathy Trent, senior public affairs manager for Waste Management Ohio.

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  3. Summit County discounting fees to adopt cats and dogs for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Cleveland.com

    The Summit County Division of Animal Control is discounting adoption fees for dogs and cats from Dec. 10 through Dec. 22 at the agency's facility at 250 Opportunity Parkway in Akron. The 12 Dogs of Christmas/Meowy Christmas event is sponsored by County Executive Ilene Shapiro and Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise and aims to give cats and dogs "forever" homes.

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  4. City of Akron issues 30-day notice for Second Chance VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Cleveland.com

    The city of Akron has given homeless advocate Sage Lewis 30 days to comply with the city's zoning code and dismantle a tent encampment on Lewis's property in the Middlebury neighborhood. "The campground violates the City's zoning laws, which are in place for the health and safety of all Akron residents, including those currently on site at the campground," the city said in a written statement.

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  5. Akron Community Foundation announces $2.3 million in distributions,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Plain Dealer

    The Akron Community Foundation has announced more than $2.3 million in grants and distributions, including 27 first-ever capital grants totaling $250,000. The capital grants, which will be awarded every two years, aim to bolster local nonprofits by addressing needs such as building renovations and equipment improvements.

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  6. Robbers target pizza restaurants, delivery driver in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Cleveland.com

    Two Little Caesars restaurants and a delivery driver for Marco's Pizza were targeted by armed robbers late Tuesday night, according to police. The suspect did not get any cash in the first attempt, reported at about 11 p.m. at Little Caesars at 1260 Copley Road in West Akron, police say.

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  7. Man armed with knife robs Akron restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Cleveland.com

    Police say the suspect entered Ms. Julie's Kitchen at 1809 S. Main St. at about 7:30 p.m., just before closing.

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  8. Robbers target Little Caesars restaurants in Akron three times in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Cleveland.com

    Akron police are investigating after Little Caesars pizza restaurants were targeted by robbers three times in less than 12 hours. Investigators believe the same man might be responsible for the first two incidents which took place about 40 minutes apart Tuesday night.

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  9. Another pizza restaurant robbed in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Cleveland.com

    A man armed with a handgun escaped with cash after robbing a Papa John's restaurant Wednesday night near the Wallhaven area. It's the latest in a string of robberies targeting pizza restaurants and a delivery driver.

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  10. Police in Akron are investigating a crash that killed four people early Monday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Cleveland.com

    Colleen A. Wood, 29, of Akron, and Alex J. Lester, 29, of Ravenna, died in the crash on Goodyear Boulevard at Kelly Avenue, the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office said. The four people were in a 2006 Ford Taurus that caught fire after it crashed just before 3:30 a.m., police said.

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  11. Akron City Council delays decision on software simulating the budget-balancing processRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Cleveland.com

    Akron City Council will take another week to consider legislation it has already reviewed four times that would allow Akronites to interact with a simulated version of the city's budget. City Council's Budget & Finance Committee has given the measure an unfavorable recommendation twice, the second time last Monday.The software would allow the city to share budget information and allow taxpayers to simulate the budget-balancing process.

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  12. FirstEnergy to host holiday lights contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Plain Dealer

    FirstEnergy is hosting the "Merry & Bright" holiday lights contest at its 10 utility companies to raise awareness about electrical safety and energy efficiency. Summit County customers can submit a photo or video of their outdoor holiday lights on the Ohio Edison Facebook page by Dec. 14 for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card.

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  13. Crafty Mart to feature goods from 80 local artisans on Dec. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Plain Dealer

    The final craft show of the year by the nonprofit Crafty Mart is scheduled from noon to 6 p.m. on Dec. 23 at Goodyear Hall, 1201 East Market St., Akron. The "Last Call at Goodyear Hall" show features goods from 80 local artisans, along with local beer from Akron Ale Fest, food and music.

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  14. Akron RubberDucks' Hot Stove Banquet to benefit Soap Box DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Cleveland.com

    Bernsen - who starred in the "Major League" movies as Indians infielder Roger Dorn - wrote, directed and produced the Soap Box Derby-related film "25 Hill." That 2011 movie supported the derby, an Akron institution since 1935.

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  15. Rite Aid store in Akron target of robbers twice within hours, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Cleveland.com

    Robbers targeted a Rite Aid store in the Kenmore neighborhood twice on the same day, with a clerk suffering a minor stab wound in the second incident, according to police. At 8:30 a.m. Friday, a male suspect entered the store at 1047 Kenmore Blvd. and jumped over the counter, demanding money from the register, police say.

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  16. Four dead in fiery one-car crash in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Cleveland.com

    The crash happened about 3:30 a.m. on Goodyear Boulevard near Kelly Avenue, according to the Summit County Medical Examiner. The car veered off the side of the road and hit a cement retaining wall.

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  17. Cuyahoga River Water Trail to hold open house Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Cleveland.com

    The Cuyahoga River Water Trail, a collaborative project organized by more than 25 groups, has scheduled an informational event for Wednesday, Dec. 12. The open house is set to run from 5 to 7 p.m. at Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Road, in Peninsula. Project leaders will host a presentation at 5:30 p.m., but attendees may come and go at any time during the event.

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  18. Akron council-at-large candidates announced for 2019 primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Cleveland.com

    Councilman-at-Large Jeff Fusco, Ward 8 Councilwoman Marilyn Keith and Akron School Board member Ginger Baylor announced Friday they are running as a slate for the positions. Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan expressed his support of all three candidates and said he plans to partner with them through the primary election season.

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  19. Summit Victim Assistance Academy to offer victim advocacy classRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Plain Dealer

    The Summit Victim Assistance Academy, an educational service offered by the Victim Assistance Program of Summit County , is accepting registration for a class on the essentials of victim advocacy. The 44-hour class is scheduled for Jan. 7 to 11, 2019 at the Police Training Center, 800 Dan Street, Akron.

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  20. Bike trails near Cleveland - 5 great bikeways for long ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    The Cleveland-Akron area is home to dozens of bike trails. The paths listed here are built for long bike rides that provide an escape into nature.

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