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  1. Area diaper collection a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Over 3,000 diapers were collected at Portage-Summit Diaper Bank's first annual Stuff the Truck Community Diaper Drive recently presented by Buckeye Health Plan. The collection also included a 50/50 raffle, and the winner donated the winnings back to the Diaper Bank.

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  2. Foster parents honoredRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit County Children Services recently held its 65th annual Foster Parent Recognition event to honor local foster parents. Among the area foster parents receiving special recognition at the event were: Retiring Foster Parents: Bennie and Katie Hamilton, of Akron, with 23 years of service; Crystol Sullivan, of Akron, 22 years; Evelyn Perry, of Akron, 18 years; Maureen Sanford, of Sullivan, 17 years; Ernestine Parnell, of Akron, 16 years; Harry and Willie Belle Hamilton, of Akron, 15 years; Gerald and Catherine McCausland, of Stow, 15 years; Linda Williams, of Akron, 15 years; John and Deborah Messenger, of Akron, 12 years; and Jeffrey and Stacy Perolis, of Tallmadge, 10 years.

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  3. West Side Cause for CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Akron General Wellness Walk & Run, a 5K event for individuals of all ages and athletic abilities, will take place Sept. 5. Registration will begin at 8 a.m., with the race at 9 a.m. The event will start and end at Stow City Hall, 3760 Darrow Road, and will take participants on a route that includes the Akron General Wellness Trails.

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  4. Summit Metro Parks Summer Biking Spree under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | West Side and South Side Leader

    "The spree is open to all ages and it's a great family activity," she stated. "In each of the first two years of the spree, we saw nearly 1,000 people turn in forms to earn rewards.

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  5. SCCS' Citizens Advisory Committee hosts awards eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit County Children Services' Citizens Advisory Committee recently hosted its sixth annual Community Appreciation Breakfast to recognize and thank volunteers, businesses, organizations and community leaders, as well as families served by the agency, for their support of the agency, its children and families. The Lt.

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  6. South Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Ohio Department of Transportation officials announced this week that beginning yesterday, June 4, the Interstate 76/Kenmore leg eastbound between I-77 and Interstate 277 is closed through mid-July for pavement repairs and resurfacing. The ramp from I-277 westbound to the I-76/Kenmore leg eastbound; the detour will be I-76 westbound to state Route 21 northbound to I-77 southbound.

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  7. West Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Ohio Department of Transportation officials announced this week that beginning today, June 4, the Interstate76/Kenmore leg eastbound between Interstate 77 and Interstate 277 is closed through mid-July for pavement repairs and resurfacing. The ramp from I-277 westbound to the I-76/Kenmore leg eastbound; the detour will be I-76 westbound to state Route 21 northbound to I-77 southbound.

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  8. KWCR's RED Day helps veteransRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    On May 14, Keller Williams Chervenic Realty associates across the world participated in the company's "Give Where They Live" RED Day, the company's annual day of service dedicated to renewing, energizing and donating to local communities. During this seventh annual RED Day, KWCR associates thanked local veterans for their service by assisting them with yard and exterior house cleanup, minor repairs and painting.

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  9. West Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    WEST AKRON: Burglaries were reported at the following locations: the 1300 block of Diagonal Road March 31; the 800 block of Nome Avenue March 31; the 900 block of Copley Road April 5; and the 800 block of Hamlin Street April 5. Officers responded to a report that gunshots had been heard in the 300 block of West Exchange Street the evening of March 31. During the investigation, officers determined shots had been fired near an apartment building on West Cedar Street and a stray bullet had struck a window at Akron General Medical Center. No injuries were reported.

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  10. Committee recommends raises for county employeesRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit County Council's Personnel Committee recommended during the March 9 meeting Council adopt legislation enacting 2 percent raises for all nonbargaining employees of County Council, the Executive's Office, the Fiscal Office, the Prosecutor's Office, the Sheriff's Office, the Clerk of Courts Office, the Engineer's Office, the Internal Audit Department and the Human Resource Commission. Based on a fact-finder's decision made last year, the raises are part of a three-year deal that included 1.5 percent pay increases in 2014, 2 percent in 2015 and 2.25 percent in 2016.

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  11. Stow Clerk of Courts Advisory Council hosts inaugural meetingRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Stow Municipal Clerk of Courts Kevin Coughlin hosted a Clerk's Advisory Council meeting Feb. 13 at the courthouse. The committee represents court stakeholders and was created by Coughlin to provide feedback and suggestions to improve office operations.

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  12. Boston officials discuss JEDD developmentsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Boston Township Board of Trustees discussed the township's Joint Economic Development District with Cuyahoga Falls at the Feb. 11 meeting. Trustee Jerry Ritch reported there are possible grants available to the township through the Clean Water Act.

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  13. Sheriff's Office releases inmates to cut costsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Officials from the Summit County Sheriff's Office said 72 inmates were released from the Summit County Jail Jan. 11. The inmates were released due to the closure of two housing units at the jail on East Crosier Street. The closure, which had been announced in recent weeks, was necessary due to staffing shortages and a concern for the safety and security of inmates and staff, officials said.

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  14. Norton officers take part in Shop with a CopRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Officers from the Norton Police Department, along with several area law enforcement agencies, took part in a Shop with a Cop program Dec. 13. According to the Norton Police Department's website, the Shop with a Cop program is designed to enable selected underprivileged children within Summit County to purchase gifts for their families during the Christmas holiday. The children were escorted to the Wal-Mart in Stow in a parade procession of marked patrol cars with emergency lights and sirens.

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  15. Christmas Box Angel of Hope event Dec. 14Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Christmas Box Angel of Hope Children's Memorial will be the site of the annual holiday candle-lighting ceremony to honor the memory of a beloved child or children. The event will take place Dec. 14 at 5 p.m. at the memorial, located in Silver Springs Cemetery, located at 5080 Stow Road.

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