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  1. Aurora grid squad scorches Comets to open playRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Aurora Advocate

    Bob Mihalik could not have asked for a better way to kick off the football season for his Greenmen varsity unit. It was a huge road win for Division II Aurora against Division I Solon before an impressive crowd at Stewart Field.

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  2. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Aurora Advocate

    Fair time in Portage The 157th Portage County-Randolph Fair is under way on Route 44 in Randolph for another great week of the best in local agriculture, livestock and fun. Over the weekend, people brought in their exhibits and entries - everything from baked goods to draft horses, including hundreds of animals.

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  3. In the CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Aurora Advocate

    VFW Post 2629's annual rib burnoff is scheduled for Aug. 22 from 2 to 8 p.m. at the post at 1033 N. Aurora Road. As of Aug. 14, nine people had registered to cook ribs and compete for $900 in prize money.

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  4. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Aurora Advocate

    Road work continuing Work on state roads this week includes projects in Ravenna Township, the Ohio Department of Transportation has announced. Route 14 between Routes 5 and 59 and Route 59 between the eastern Ravenna corporation limit and Route 14 have various daily lane restrictions for drainage repairs.

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  5. Longest serving Portage County judge Kainrad dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Aurora Advocate

    Judge Joseph Kainrad, who was the longest serving judge in Portage County history when he retired a decade ago, died Aug. 5, 2015. Kainrad, 82, who lived his entire life on the Paris Township farm where he was born, died at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.

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  6. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The Portage County Democratic Party's central committee chose Jill Fankhauser for Portage County clerk of courts at their election July 29. Fankhauser will serve the remaining term left when her mother-in-law, Linda Fankhauser, retired at the end of June. Fankhauser won over Tamela A. Scott, the only other candidate to seek the appointment, by a vote of 67 to 3. Scott is assignment commissioner for Municipal Court Judge Barbara Oswick.

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  7. Today is deadline to file for Aurora Board of Ed electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    Deadline for filing for boards of education seats open in the Nov. 3 election, including two in Aurora, is today . The seats of John Sloe and Annie Grohe are up for grabs.

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  8. Fred A. BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    Services were July 30 at Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home in Streetsboro for Fred A. Baldwin Sr., 58, of Ravenna, who died July 25, 2015 at University Hospitals in Cleveland. Born June 1, 1957, in Cleveland to Fred S. and Janice Baldwin, he lived in Ravenna the past seven years, and formerly resided in Mantua.

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  9. Green Portage: Portage parks seek input to complete planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    With funds from the passage of last year's park levy starting to come in, we're gearing up with a few more key staffers, equipment, trucks and preparations to resurface our hike and bike trails for smoother travel. The Portage Park District is launching a comprehensive strategic parks master plan to improve our park system.

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  10. Aurora Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    A Pinehurst Drive man reported July 15 that someone entered his unlocked vehicle and took his wallet. No loss estimate was given.

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  11. Fatal crash follows alleged shoplifting at Aurora outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    One person was killed and three injured July 21 when a chase that started in Aurora ended on Route 43 with a four-vehicle crash just north of Tinkers Green Drive. Frank Tindell, 34, of Cleveland was injured and his passenger, Nadia Campbell, 26, of Cleveland, died when the silver Chrysler Pacifica Tindell was driving hit a truck head-on, according to the Ravenna Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol.

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  12. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    At its July 21 meeting, Portage County commissioners were to consider imposing a 0.25 percent sales tax, rather than waiting for voters to decide the issue in November. No information was available on the outcome for this week's Advocate since the meeting took place after the paper went to press.

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  13. Deadlines approach for Portage County individuals to file for fall ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    Candidates for various posts on the Nov. 3 ballot have less than a month to get their petitions signed and turned in to the elections board. "Time is getting short," said Faith Lyon, director of the Portage County Board of Elections.

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  14. Sports WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The city's parks and recreation department has been working with Aurora residents Tim and Tom Courtad to improve the flag football program. The new Mini-Greenmen Football League is a modification of the normal flag football league designed to develop youth players within a culture that emphasizes a safe, positive and fun environment.

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  15. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The Portage County Democratic Party is accepting applications until July 16 for a successor to Linda Fankhauser as county clerk of courts. She resigned effective June 30 after a 23-year career in elective office, starting with a dozen years as county recorder before being elected clerk of courts in 2008.

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  16. Nominees being sought for Celebrate Portage! awards programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The Community Hero Award recognizes a person in Portage County whose courage, strength and self-sacrifice in the service for a neighborhood/community benefits people who may never know them by name, but will reap the rewards of their work. The Community Service/Volunteer Award recognizes programs or initiatives that have demonstrated an action in the community, involving community members -- young people, adults and families -- coming together to work on a common interest or community need.

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  17. Ruling opens door for same-sex marriages; couples flock to courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The pair entered the Portage County Probate Court clerk's office in Ravenna that afternoon as partners, and left as a married couple. June 26 was the first day they could legally receive a marriage license in Ohio, following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling affirming marriage equality for all Americans, regardless of gender.

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  18. Aurora schools will maintain status quo in state fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    Local school district officials weren't happy when Gov. John Kasich's school funding proposal for fiscal years 2016 and 2017 was announced in February. Local officials said that Kasich's initial figures translated into about a $600,000 net loss in state funds for the district.

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  19. New Aurora High School principal 'excited' about new opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    As a history teacher at Solon High, he launched an advanced placement program for European history. He also started a mock trial club and coached football.

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  20. In the RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    Despite a light rain that fell on Kent, contractors began the job of demolishing two pieces of Kent history last week. Contractors from Continental Building Systems started demolition June 17 at the former City Hall Annex, which had housed city offices on the lower level and a business incubator on its upper level.

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