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County prisoners may be heading elsewhere

Summit County Council’s Public Safety Committee April 20 considered legislation to spend up to $100,000 to board inmates...   Full Story




Lippman School leaves legacy with tree planting

The Lippman School marked its 50th anniversary by giving back to the community — here and in Israel — by planting trees...   Full Story




Akron opposes state budget amendments

Akron City Council members spoke out during their April 20 meeting against two provisions that have been added to the...   Full Story




Proposed changes to Fairlawn rental, housing code before Council

Following months of discussion, the first readings of new versions of proposed ordinances aimed at updating Fairlawn’s...   Full Story




Akron Children’s celebrates anniversary with floral sculptures

In honor of its 125th anniversary, Akron Children’s Hospital is giving the community flowers. These aren’t just any blooms...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Akron, Greater Akron, West Akron, Bath/Richfield, Fairlawn, Downtown Akron & Bath   Full Story




Area blood donation sites

The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors of all blood types to donate this spring. Donated blood is...   Full Story




Trustees approve demolition of Ace Tire building

Copley Township trustees have approved demolition of a long-time eyesore — the former Ace Tire building at the...   Full Story




Bath officials take steps to place fire, police levies on ballot

At the April 20 Bath trustees’ meeting, the board approved four resolutions related to the township’s fire and police...   Full Story




Trustees OK items for building project

The Richfield Township trustees approved several items related to the new service department and offices building project...   Full Story




Sharon hires Service Department worker

A new employee of Sharon’s Service Department was introduced at the Sharon Board of Trustees meeting April 14. Service...   Full Story




Lakemore planning for new fire levy

To keep the Lakemore Fire Department staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the village is seeking additional tax...   Full Story




Children’s celebrates 125th year with floral sculptures

In honor of its 125th anniversary, Akron Children’s Hospital is giving the community flowers...   Full Story




New Franklin decides status of finance director

New Franklin City Council concluded four several-hours-long workshop meetings held to review the finance director position...   Full Story




Springfield district studying student drug testing

Springfield Local School District officials are establishing a group to review the possible implementation of drug testing...   Full Story




Conference for teenagers coming to Coventry

A conference just for teens is being held to promote healthy choices and improve decision-making skills...   Full Story




South Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Green, Akron, Greater Akron, Jackson & Akron/Green   Full Story




County prisoners may be heading elsewhere

Summit County Council’s Public Safety Committee April 20 considered legislation to spend up to $100,000 to board inmates at..   Full Story