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  1. Sixth annual Battle of the Badges to benefit Falls Cancer ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | West Side and South Side Leader

    On March 7, basketball teams representing the Cuyahoga Falls police and fire departments will face off for bragging rights in the Battle of the Badges. The charity basketball game benefiting the nonprofit Falls Cancer Club will take place in the Cuyahoga Falls High School gym, located at 2300 Fourth St., with doors set to open at 6 p.m. and tip-off scheduled for 7 p.m. "It's open to the community and it's just a fun evening event," said Bonnie Severt, chairperson for the Battle of the Badges and past president of the Falls Cancer Club.

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  2. Council delays vote on repairs to downtown decksRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Questions regarding cost estimates for repairs to the parking decks alongside Front Street led Cuyahoga Falls City Council to temporarily halt the project, but the decision to do so was not unanimous. At the Feb. 13 regular meeting, Council considered legislation that would OK a contract for design and construction work for the downtown city-owned parking garages, known as the "blue" parking deck, the "red" parking deck and the "green" parking deck.

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  3. Trustees hear update on Boston-Cuyahoga Falls JEDD planRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Boston Township Board of Trustees heard an update on a plan for the Boston-Cuyahoga Falls Joint Economic Development District business corridor during the Jan. 25 meeting. Mark Majewski, of Northstar Planning, presented trustees with a nearly complete plan for the business corridor, which he and trustees have been working on for almost a year.

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  4. Walters brings youth, experience to County CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | West Side and South Side Leader

    If you had asked Summit County Councilwoman Liz Walters 10 years ago - or anytime in the not-too-recent past - where she thought she would be today, her answer probably would not have lined up with her current circumstances. The Cuyahoga Falls native and Democrat doesn't know what is in store for her a decade in the future, but she hopes it will continue to involve some type of service to her community.

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  5. Trustees hear concerns about proposed conservancy districtRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Trustee Ray Lurtz, at right, swears in Service Director Bob Turek as Sharon cemetery supervisor during the Jan. 17 trustees' meeting. A Bath resident expressed his views against the Yellow Creek Foundation's proposed conservancy district at the Sharon Board of Trustees' meeting Jan. 17. The Yellow Creek Foundation was created this past May with a goal of establishing the Yellow Creek Watershed Conservation District, according to foundation officials.

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  6. South Side Education News & NotesRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Norton City Schools Board of Education will welcome public input at two meetings as the search for a new superintendent begins. Those interested can attend one of two focus group sessions Jan. 24 at 1:30 or 6:30 p.m. in the Panther Room of Norton Junior High School, 4108 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road.

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  7. Boston trustees honor community membersRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At the Boston Township Board of Trustees meeting Jan. 11, trustees honored three members of the community for their dedication and service. "In those 35 years, I cannot count how many initiatives and projects this community undertook that probably would not have come to fruition without Ed's guidance and assistance," said Trustee Randy Bergdorf.

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  8. Falls forms team to address opiate addictionRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The City of Cuyahoga Falls is delivering a message to community members battling opiate dependency and doing so in person through an approach still unique to Summit County. This week, the city began utilizing its newly formed Quick Response Team to let those facing addiction know first, someone does care about what they are going through, and secondly, help is available, said Mayor Don Walters.

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  9. Granger officials invited to leadership academyRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Granger Board of Trustees and other township officials learned about a government leadership workshop in Medina at the board's meeting Jan. 9. The Ohio State University Extension Community Development Educator Kyle White explained the Medina County Local Government Leadership Academy will be held Jan. 19 through March 30 at the A.I. Root Candle Co.' s Community Room, 640 W. Liberty St. She said among the topics to be discussed at the sessions are decision-making, ethics, tax levies, agriculture and leadership.

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  10. Falls Council to hold hearing on historic overlay districtRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At a brief Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting Jan. 9, Councilman Russ Iona announced a public hearing will take place Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at The Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St., on a proposed ordinance regarding the future of the city's downtown area. The public hearing will focus on designating a downtown historic overlay district to preserve the historic character of the area.

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  11. Trustees hold year's last meetingRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Trustee Amy Anderson expressed her thanks and gratitude to everyone in the road department for their work during storms earlier in the month. "I wanted to thank all of our road crews for stepping up to the plate and helping whether they were in their territory or not," she said.

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  12. Falls officials to view out-of-state downtown areasRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At least that is what Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters believes, as he prepares to take members of his administration, City Council and other community members on a fact-finding trip in the new year. At the Dec. 27 meeting of City Council, Walters discussed his planned bus tour, taking place Jan. 20-21, for the future benefit of the Falls.

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  13. County Councilman learned early the value of serviceRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At age 17, while a member of the Kenmore High School student government, Wilhite, with encouragement from his ward representative - then-Akron City Councilman Don Plusquellic - led a successful late 1970s petition drive to build a senior center in Kenmore. The center was the first of its kind in Akron, Wilhite said.

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  14. West Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    WEST AKRON: Burglaries were reported in the 700 block of Seward Avenue Dec. 20 and the 400 block of South Hawkins Avenue Dec. 22. A Cuyahoga Falls man reported that a Weathervane Lane man assaulted him Dec. 20 during a pool tournament at a Weathervane Lane establishment. The victim told police the two men argued over using one or two pool tables and the assailant threw a cue ball at the victim and hit his shin.

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  15. Sawyer reflects on time in public serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Tom Sawyer, a political figure from Akron with 40 years in public service, may be nearing the end of his second four-year term as a state senator, but he is not looking to retire. The Democrat from North Akron is currently serving as state senator for District 28, which includes Akron and parts of Bath and Cuyahoga Falls in the West Side Leader coverage area, and was not able to run for re-election last month due to term limits.

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  16. West Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan directed the city's Water Supply Bureau to cease water service disconnections through Jan. 2 for customers subject to disconnection due to nonpayment. "I am putting this moratorium in place so all of our customers can maintain water service during their holidays," Horrigan said.

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  17. Falls extends time frame for Menards projectRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Menard Inc. has yet to begin construction in the City of Cuyahoga Falls, but the retail hardware chain has been granted more time to start work on a store to be located on Graham Road. At the Dec. 12 meeting, City Council unanimously approved granting Menards an eight-month extension for its project proposed for 75 Graham Road.

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  18. West Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    West Akron couple Stewart Moritz and Maura O'Shea will match all donations - dollar for dollar, up to $50,000 - for a new athletic complex at Firestone/Litchfield Community Learning Center . Donations must be made by Dec. 31 to be matched, according to organizers of the fundraising effort that has been underway for several months.

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  19. Combined St. Hilary, St. Joseph football team wins awardRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The combined St. Hilary School and St. Joseph School CYO fifth-grade football team has been named the recipient of the Diocese of Cleveland 2016 Fall CYO Sportsmanship Award. According to St. Hilary officials, the Diocese of Cleveland CYO awards Sportsmanship Awards to teams that exemplify extraordinary good sportsmanship and Christian values.

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  20. DAR members provide ditty bags to veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | West Side and South Side Leader

    On Sept. 9, members of the Akron chapter met at the home of Reggie Watson, Northeast Ohio district director and Akron DAR librarian, to assemble ditty bags.

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