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  1. Sales of - Don' shirt going well; store hoping to sell more in Akron mayor's last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Rubber City Clothing is selling images of outgoing Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic to go on t-shirts or other apparel Thursday, May 14, 2015 in Akron, Ohio. "The Don" Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic t-shirts sales available at Rubber City Clothing are going well.The store has already sold about 50 shirts.

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  2. Parents banned from school activities because of their behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Nichole Marxen sits outside the Summit County Safety Building hoping to get the attention of Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh Tuesday in Akron. Marxen wants to bring attention to what she calls the injustice of her son being expelled from Ellet High School for attempting to help his mentally ill sister who Marxen claims was being choked while retrained by an Akron police officer in the cafeteria at the school in October.

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  3. University of Akron refuses to release marketing studies on rebrandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ohio.com

    This April 2015 shows University of Akron President Scott Scarborough delivers his speech to the Greater Akron Speaks Out for Values Breakfast at the John S. Knight Center in Akron.

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  4. Akron to host Eastern League All-Star Game; a first for the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ohio.com

    Akron RubberDucks General Manager Jim Pfander, Mayor Don Plusquellic, and owner Ken Babby announce the city and minor league team with host the 2016 AA All-Star game at a press conference at Canal Park. Akron RubberDucks owner Ken Babby and Mayor Don Plusquellic announce the city and minor league team with host the 2016 AA All-Star game at a press conference at Canal Park.

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  5. Girls on the Run can walk, skip, jump or hop - with dogs, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ohio.com

    Brianna Holmes, 11, tries to interest Timothy with a ball as members of the Leggett School Girls on the Run running club exercise dogs from the County of Summit Division of Animal Control as a community service project on Monday in Akron. Arliana Stafford, 11, keeps track of Casey as members of the Leggett School Girls on the Run running club exercise dogs from the County of Summit Division of Animal Control as a community service project on Monday in Akron.

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  6. Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic cracks jokes, including about himself, in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ohio.com

    Akron RubberDucks owner Ken Babby and Mayor Don Plusquellic at a press conference announcing the city and minor league team with host the 2016 AA All-Star game at Canal Park. Akron RubberDucks owner Ken Babby and Mayor Don Plusquellic at a press conference announcing the city and minor league team with host the 2016 AA All-Star game at Canal Park.

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  7. FirstEnergy changes tone of annual meeting; CEO Jones speaks, takes questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ohio.com

    FirstEnergy protestors outside the annual meeting in front of the John S. Knight center in downtown Akron on Tuesday.

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  8. Kim Hone-McMahan: Happy birthday to the Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Ohio.com

    Exterior of the Salvation Army facility on Maple Street in Akron, Ohio on Tuesday April 28, 2015. Exterior of the Salvation Army facility on Maple Street in Akron, Ohio on Tuesday April 28, 2015.

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  9. Kenmore residents fight against gun violence, heroin useRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Ohio.com

    Terry Hastings talks about her slain son Tyler Anderson, before the Stop the Violence, End the Silence march on Sunday in Akron. Terry Hastings, mother of the slain Tyler Anderson,gets a hug from a participant of the Stop the Violence, End the Silence march on Sunday in Akron.

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  10. Better Block and Open Streets attracts thousands to Akron's North Hill neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Ohio.com

    Jasper Herman 3, and his grandmother Barbara Kemper pose for a photo dressed in international clothing at the International Welcome Center during the Better Block and Open Streets event on North Main Street on Sunday in Akron. Brian Murphy of the Verb Ballet performs their Wiggle Words with children at Better Block and Open Streets event on North Main Street on Sunday in Akron.

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  11. Mylo gets Top Dog honors again in police competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    Akron Police Ofc. Patrick Armstead, winner of the Top Dog award, carries Mylo through the agility portion of the Akron K9 Challenge at Lock 3 Park on Saturday in Akron.

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  12. Soap Box Derby celebrates record entries at Gravity Racing ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    Mike Lafferty from Carrolton, Ohio relaxes in the shade as he watches the racers head down the track during the International Soap Box Derby's Gravity Racing Challenge at Derby Downs on Saturday in Akron. More than 130 teams from New York, Georgia and all over Ohio competed in the traditional Stock, Super Stock and the new open build divisions.

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  13. Things to Do, May 17: Open Streets Day in downtown Akron; Kitten...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    The Bowling Green State University Collegiate Chorale will present a free concert at Oak Hill Presbyterian Church on Sunday, May 17 at 4:00 p.m. Things to Do, May 17: Open Streets Day in downtown Akron; Kitten Shower; Anthony Hamilton at Civic; college choir performs

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  14. Girls are beating up boys in academics; is it a guy thing, or a failing system?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    Our Lady of the Elms social studies teacher Walter Jacoby sits with his class listening to a presentation by his students on Tuesday in Akron. Helen Arnold sixth graders Cam'Ron Miller and Tylan Person discuss the book Elijah of Buxton with their teacher Damaris Gibbons on Friday in Akron.

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  15. Ryan Lewis: Timing of Francisco Lindor's promotion clouded but change ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    In this July 2014 file photo Akron shortstop Francisco Lindor runs down a ground ball and throws out Erie's Ramon Cabrera in the first inning of the RubberDucks in Akron. LIndor now plays for the Triple A Columbus Clippers.

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  16. Long-awaited Mustard Seed opens to gleeful crowd in Akron's Highland SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    A shopper heads inside the new Mustard Seed Market & Cafe at Portage Path to check out the new surroundings on Saturday in Akron. Shoppers look over the variety of offerings in the produce area while making their way around the new Mustard Seed Market & Cafe at Portage Path on Saturday in Akron.

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  17. City Series track & field meet: Firestone wins boys, girls team titles; Buchtel places secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Ohio.com

    Buchtel's Kendrick Johnson takes the baton from teammate Na' Juan Lusane and prepares to run the anchor leg in the boys 4x800 relay event at the City Series track meet at Akron Ellet High School on Saturday in Akron. Akron Buchtel's Ronald Henderson heads up over the bar while competing in the boys high jump event at the City Series track meet at Akron Ellet High School on Saturday in Akron.

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  18. Akron seeking help finding illegal dumpers of grease into city sewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Ohio.com

    Photos show grease that has been illegally dumped in Akron's sewer system. The truckloads of restaurant grease are causing problem for Akron's Water Reclamation facility.

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  19. West Point Market closing after nearly 80 years; source names Whole...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Ohio.com

    Larry Uhl the president of West Point Market talks of the future direction of the specialty food store as Rick Vernon, CEO sits at right Tuesday in Akron. The store will close at the end of the year and the property will be sold to a developer.

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  20. Knight Foundation pledges $5 million to fund choreography center at UARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Ohio.com

    Firestone High School student Rebekah Gray performs after Alberto Ibarguen, president of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, announced the foundation's awarding of 5 million dollars to the University of Akron to establish the National Center for Choreography at the university during a ceremony at the Albrecht Dance Studio on the campus Thursday. Rebekah will be a freshman at the University of Akron next fall and study dance.

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