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Akron Council updated on CSO situation

Akron City Council members learned more about the city’s quest to enter into an agreement with the U.S. Environmental...   Full Story

Fine automobiles celebrated at Stan Hywet

Car enthusiasts enjoyed a weekend of activities at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens that was capped off with the first Concours...   Full Story

Copley teachers reject tentative contract

Members of the Copley Teachers Association (CTA) rejected Sept. 18 a tentative contract agreement reached by its...   Full Story

Fairlawn landlords voice concerns

Landlords from numerous properties throughout Fairlawn attended the city’s Sept. 22 City Council meeting to express...   Full Story

Rita Dove teaming with Project Learn

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and Akron native Rita Dove is coming home to help promote literacy and Project Learn of Summit...   Full Story

Granger Fire considering fireworks display in township

At the Granger Board of Trustees meeting Sept. 22, Fire Chief Jim Paulett reported he was contacted with a request to put...   Full Story

Falls officers honored for valiant service

Some members of the Cuyahoga Falls Police Department were on hand to receive recognition from Summit County Council...   Full Story

Cuyahoga Falls Council asked to support ballot issues

Cuyahoga Falls City Council was urged during the Sept. 22 meeting by Summit County representatives to support Issue 12 in...   Full Story

Norton Council approves three zoning changes

Norton City Council approved three ordinances to rezone property within the city during the Sept. 22 meeting. Council...   Full Story

Copley Police Department replacing five vehicles

Copley Township’s Police Department got approval to purchase five replacement vehicles at the Sept. 17 Board of Trustees...   Full Story

County sheriff explains ballot issue at Richfield Council meeting

Mayor Bobbie Beshara welcomed Summit County Sheriff Steve Barry to the Sept. 16 Richfield Village Council meeting. He...   Full Story

Richfield trustees decide to build township government center

The Richfield Township Board of Trustees decided Sept. 18 to seek bids for a combined administration and Service...   Full Story

Volunteers needed for service day

Area residents are invited to celebrate National Public Lands Day Sept. 27 by volunteering to repair trails and restore...   Full Story

West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Downtown Akron, Peninsula, West Akron & Northeast Ohio   Full Story

Fire, school levy renewals up for vote

Springfield Local School District officials are asking voters in Lakemore and Springfield to support three school levies...   Full Story

Pollinator Garden in Springfield dedicated

Officials gathered Sept. 19 to dedicate the Pollinator Garden, located on Pickle Road next to the Springfield Community...   Full Story

New Franklin moving forward with exercise trail

City officials are on track to complete a walking and exercise trail planned as part of the installation of the new storm...   Full Story

County officials ask Green Council to support Issue 12

Green City Council hosted Summit County officials at the Sept. 23 Intergovernmental and Utilities Committee meeting to...   Full Story

Green state report card results discussed

In a joint presentation to the Green Local Schools Board of Education Sept. 22, Director of Technology and Secondary...   Full Story

County seeing dip in natural gas prices

At the Sept. 22 regular meeting, Summit County Council considered and approved a few first-reading passage requests. One...   Full Story

Akron Council updated on CSO situation

Akron City Council members learned more about the city’s quest to enter into an agreement with the U.S. Environmental...   Full Story

South Side News & Notes

Green Local School District is partnering with the Green Branch Library to present two parent information nights. “Meet...   Full Story