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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




All’s fair at annual Summit County event

TALLMADGE — Visitors to the Summit County Fair enjoyed rides, games, entertainment and carnival fare and also an...   Full Story




Yellow Creek advocates explore conservancy idea

The July 21 meeting of the Friends of Yellow Creek provided attendees with information about forming a watershed...   Full Story




Grandmother creates memorial for slain grandson

It’s a parent’s or grandparent’s worst nightmare: learning that your baby has died. For Cuyahoga Falls resident Tammy...   Full Story




Copley Heritage Day set for Aug. 2

Food, children’s activities, music and a parade are just the props. Copley Heritage Day Aug. 2 is about community. The...   Full Story




Falls Council continues to mull Menards deal

An agreement to locate a home improvement store in place of a soon-to-be vacant building in Cuyahoga Falls was not voted...   Full Story




Road construction begins on Hines Hill Road

At the July 23 Boston Township Board of Trustees meeting, Road Superintendent Tim Tesmer announced the paving project on...   Full Story




Granger Fire Department moving forward with grant proposal

The Granger Board of Trustees gave the go ahead to Granger Fire Chief Jim Paulett to apply for a grant in support of a...   Full Story




Sharon trustees approve fire levy for November ballot

The Sharon Board of Trustees agreed to place a 2.25-mill fire levy on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot during the July...   Full Story




Medina County Fair offering variety of activities

The 168th Medina County Fair, which runs through Aug. 3 at the Medina County Fairgrounds, located at 710 W. Smith Road...   Full Story




Akron Rotary inducts president

Akron Rotary recently honored outgoing club president Lance Chima, of Chima Travel, and welcomed the club’s new president...   Full Story




Sno-cone sale benefits playground project

Each year the Summer Enrichment Program of the Medina County Schools’ Education Service Center (MCSESC) Special Needs...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Downtown Akron, CVNP, Cuyahoga Falls, Fairlawn & West Akron   Full Story