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Akron Council hears campaign limit concerns

A handful of Akron residents shared their concerns with Akron City Council Nov. 17 on a proposal to increase campaign...   Full Story




Litchfield students tops at robotics event

Students from Litchfield Middle School, Miller South School for the Visual and Performing Arts and the National Inventors...   Full Story




Summit County to get neighbors’ surplus

Summit County will reap the benefits of a new effort undertaken by the Department of Job and Family Services (DJFS) to...   Full Story




Buchtel community solving problems together

Collective work and responsibility is the guiding principle of West Akron’s Project Ujima, named for a Swahili word that...   Full Story




Re-entry program offers work for newly released

A Servant’s Hand, a low-cost landscaping and general cleaning service, is a Bondage Breakers ministry that seeks to...   Full Story




Annual budget process underway in Fairlawn

With 2014 winding down, Fairlawn city officials are working on putting together a budget for next year. “It’s a...   Full Story




Bath trustees approve items related to construction projects

At the Nov. 17 meeting, the Bath Board of Trustees unanimously approved two items related to construction projects in the...   Full Story




Boston trustees discuss water options

At the Nov. 12 Boston Township Board of Trustees meeting, Trustee Jerry Ritch supplied information regarding water service...   Full Story




Trustees support new drugstore site

The Sharon Board of Trustees agreed to support the location of a drugstore in the township at the Nov. 11 meeting. Bethany...   Full Story




Thanksgiving Day race benefiting homeless, hungry

For the 23rd year, runners will wind their way through Glendale Cemetery on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27, as they race to...   Full Story




Corathers named Veteran of the Year

Michael Corathers was honored as the 2014 Veteran of the Year at the Summit County Veterans Service Commission (VSC)...   Full Story




Corbin Foundation awards grants

At its Nov. 10 trustees’ meeting, The Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation awarded $859,000 in grants and gifts to...   Full Story




Case Ambassadors help in school, community

Students who are members of Case Elementary School’s Ambassador Council worked to rake leaves at a home in Ward 8 on...   Full Story




Kathleen Kennedy Townsend to speak at ACF event

The Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation (ACF) invites local residents and community leaders to save the...   Full Story




Local ceremony honors veterans

Akron General Health System President and CEO Dr. Thomas “Tim” Stover, MBA, spoke at the annual Veterans Day Celebration...   Full Story




Programs for bereaved available

For those who have experienced the death of a loved one, the holiday season can be stressful and sometimes heartbreaking...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for West Akron, Downtown Akron, Copley, Norton & Greater Akron   Full Story




Shop With a Cop provides holiday cheer

Organizing a multi-community charitable activity for children takes a great deal of time and effort to plan each year, but...   Full Story




Lakemore Council honors dedicated resident

Larry Kovach moved to Lakemore in 1986 and has since served the village in many ways. Lakemore Village Council honored...   Full Story




Trustees support educational conservation

Coventry Township is closer to possessing its own outdoor classroom, after action taken by the Board of Trustees at the...   Full Story




Coventry school board responds to levy defeat

Cuts will be made. This was the takeaway from the Nov. 18 Coventry Local Schools Board of Education meeting. Board members...   Full Story




Springfield BOE tracking funds

Springfield Local School District Treasurer Chris Adams cautioned Board of Education (BOE) members and district officials...   Full Story




Springfield trustees eyeing nuisance properties

The Springfield Board of Trustees addressed a number of zoning matters in addition to regular business during the Nov. 13...   Full Story




Akron Council hears campaign limit concerns

A handful of Akron residents shared their concerns with Akron City Council Nov. 17 on a proposal to increase campaign...   Full Story




Summit County to get neighbors’ surplus

Summit County will reap the benefits of a new effort undertaken by the Department of Job and Family Services (DJFS) to...   Full Story




Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center opens new office

Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center, a partnership with Summa Health System, recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony and...   Full Story




South Side News & Notes

News & Notes for South Akron, Downtown Akron, Akron, Greater Akron, North Akron, Fairlawn & Twinsburg   Full Story