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Council supports ‘Breaking Addiction Act’

At its July 28 meeting, Akron City Council voted unanimously to support U.S. House Resolution 5136, the “Breaking...   Full Story


New staff to help student achievement

There will be some additional help in the Akron Public Schools (APS) next year, following approval by the Board of...   Full Story


Area racers compete in Soap Box Derby

Approximately 500 racers descended upon Derby Downs July 26 for the 77th FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby. The only...   Full Story


Casey’s Dry Goods offering old-fashioned flair

Casey’s Dry Goods is an “old general store” that specializes in antiques, home goods and some food items. The business...   Full Story