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  1. Hayes Carll re-energizes Townes Van Zandt comparisons, like it or not; plays Kent Stage on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Cleveland.com

    Hayes Carl, captured in a 2011 portrait, has a new album out called "Lovers and Leavers'' that draws - sometimes painfully and always poignantly - on real life. The Texas singer-songwriter is at the Kent Stage on Sunday, June 19. When: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 19. Where: The Kent Stage, 175 E. Main Street, Kent.

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  2. Family of man shot and killed by Kent police files wrongful death lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Cleveland.com

    The family of a Kent man shot dead by four police officers while wielding a machete filed suit against the city saying that the man was not threatening officers when they opened fire. The lawsuit, filed by the family of Douglas Yon, says that he was holding the machete at his side and pointing it to the ground when he walked out of a home in the 600 block of Virginia Avenue following a December disturbance.

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  3. 53 years after Equal Pay Act, why women still earn less than men and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    From left, Maxie C. Jackson III, station manager for 90.3 WCPN Ideastream; Diane Bergeron, associate professor of organizational behavior at Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Management; Priyanka Chaudhry, partner at EY; and State Rep. Kathleen Clyde from Ohio's 7th District, discuss the causes of and potential solutions to women's wages' lagging their male coworkers', during a City of Cleveland Friday forum on Equal Pay Day and gender equity in the workplace. I think it's time for us to have equal pay in the State of Ohio."

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  4. Forty-six years after Kent State, why do we still tolerate violence? Steve TrainaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    A bullet casing is ejected as Drew Renner fires his 9 mm pistol on the firing range. Forty-six years ago this week, the murders of four Kent State University students shattered our world.

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  5. Lilac garden from Kent's past opens to visitors again this weekend and nextRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    The Wolcott Lilac Gardens once were one of the most beautiful spots in Kent. But by the 1980s, it was an overgrown, neglected mess.

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  6. Audio recordings related to the May 4, 1970, shootings at Kent State now available onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    KSU seeks landmark status for May 4 site ksu Trustees want U.S. designation in 2020, 50th anniversary of campus shootings from A1 Visitors gather at the Prentice Hall parking lot, scene of the Kent State shootings on May 4, 1970, during the annual commemoration in 2015. The university has digitized more than reel-to-reel tapes related to the shootings.

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  7. Kent State University President Beverly Warren takes leave of absence for breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Kent State University President Beverly Warren is taking a leave of absence to be treated for breast cancer. KENT, Ohio- Kent State University President Beverly Warren said Thursday she has breast cancer and is taking a leave of absence.

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  8. University of Akron finalists in international Hult Prize with foam brick that can grow...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Four University of Akron students set out to Dubai this month to prove that a solution to poverty might be as simple as a small foam brick. The pitch was part of the competition for the Hult Prize , a social entrepreneurship award often called the "Nobel Prize for students."

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  9. Body of missing kayaker recovered in RavennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    The body of the 20-year-old man was discovered after an 11-hour search that began at 6:15 p.m. Saturday. Recovery teams suspended the search at 1 a.m. Sunday, and resumed at 8 a.m. Just before noon, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued a news release announcing the man's body was recovered.

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  10. Rescue teams search for missing kayaker in RavennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Rescue teams on Sunday morning continued to search for a kayaker who went under water at West Branch State Park on Saturday evening, an Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman said. A kayak with two men inside overturned.

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  11. Kent State downs Western Michigan in overtime, 85-78Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Kent State lost a second-half lead but rallied to defeat Western Michigan in overtime, 85-78, in a Mid-American Conference men's basketball game Tuesday at the M.A.C. Center. Kent State improved to 16-9 and 8-5 in the MAC, still just two games behind first place Akron.

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  12. Kent police officers cleared in fatal shooting of machete-wielding manRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    The four Kent police officers who fatally shot a machete-wielding man are back to work after an internal investigation found they broke no policies or procedures in connection with the shooting. Kent Police Chief Michelle Lee said the four - Officer Michael Carnahan, 26, Officer Benjmain Darrah, 41, Officer Sean Driscoll, 26, Officer Dominic Poe, 30 - were cleared of wrongdoing in the department's internal investigation.

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  13. Kent State University student killed during robbery remembered by his Westlake neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    An 18-year-old Kent State University freshman shot and killed during a robbery Sunday is being remembered this weekend in his Westlake neighborhood. Nicholas Massa was shot about 4:15 p.m. while visiting a friend at an off-campus Kent apartment on East Main Street.

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  14. Gas cost $1.19 in Berea: How low does it go around Northeast Ohio?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Despite an overnight hike, gas prices in Northeast Ohio are still hovering around $1.50. However, if you're willing to trek out to Berea, you can nab gas for $1.19 -- right now.

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  15. Best places to get burritos when Chipotle is closed for training Feb. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    Where are you going to get your Chipotle fix Monday as all locations close for safety training ? Cleveland.com readers have lots of great suggestions. Scroll through the slides to see the results of an online poll conducted last week asking readers what is the best non-Chipotle burrito.

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  16. Kent State holds off North Carolina A&T, 61-60Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    Kellon Thomas hit a runner with 21 seconds left to lift Kent State over North Carolina A&T, 61-60, in a non-conference men's basketball game here Wednesday. Kent improved to 8-4 and snapped a two-game losing streak.

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  17. Kent officers involved in fatal shooting had no history of discipline in filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    The four Kent police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a machete-wielding man had no disciplinary actions in their personnel files. Kent Police Capt.

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  18. Christmas Bird Counts bring holiday cheer to old birding pals in Kent; Aerial ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    A pair of bald eagles glowed in the morning sunlight on a branch over the Cuyahoga River in Fred Fuller Park in Kent on Sunday. After participating in Christmas Bird Count for 35 years they all begin to run together.

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  19. Man shot dead by Kent police charged at officers with macheteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    A Kent man fatally shot by a police officer early Thursday charged at officers while wielding a two-foot long machete, Kent police said. Douglas Yon, 25, told family members he would make any police officer shoot him if they arrived at the home in the 600 block of Virginia Avenue, according to police and a 911 call.

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  20. Help Ohio program keep old pots, pans out of landfill, into needy homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Plain Dealer

    They'll be rattling pots and pans Saturday Dec. 12 at Coit Road Farmers Market , making noise for two programs designed to give meaningful new life to your old kitchen equipment. One of those programs, headed by local cheese producer Abbe Turner of Lucky Penny Farm in Kent, actually puts used cooking vessels into the hands of those who don't have them.

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