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Akron seeking help with ‘sensitive’ incidents

Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic early this month sent a letter to FBI and other federal officials calling for a change in...   Full Story




King CLC opens to public

Area residents and students got a sneak peek of the new King Community Learning Center (CLC) Aug. 24 as the school hosted...   Full Story




Fire in Richfield destroys building, equipment

The Richfield Township Service Department building, located at 3038 Boston Mills Road, and most of its contents were...   Full Story




Breaking Addiction Act gets partial support from Council

Without the backing of one of its members, Summit County Council’s Health and Human Services Committee Aug. 25 recommended...   Full Story




APS focusing on digital needs, offerings

In an effort to make the Akron Public Schools (APS) more competitive, the district is hiring three new administrators to...   Full Story




Norton OKs fire truck purchase

At the Aug. 25 Norton City Council meeting, members voted in favor of purchasing a new fire truck. According to the...   Full Story




County ordinance may pave way for Copley flood relief

Summit County Councilwoman Tamela Lee (D-District 5) told the Copley Board of Trustees at the Aug. 20 meeting an amended...   Full Story




Richfield trustees discuss recovery from recent fire

Recovering from an Aug. 19 fire that destroyed the Richfield Service Department Building was the main topic of the...   Full Story




Richfield Village assisting township with aid after fire

Richfield Village Council agreed Aug. 19 to help Richfield Township in the aftermath of the fire that destroyed its...   Full Story




Community input requested on land conservancy proposal

A proposal by Granger residents Christine and Jeff Smith for property they are purchasing from a local sports facility...   Full Story




Search for missing woman continues in CVNP

Investigators in the search for Hillary Sharma, a 30-year-old Eastlake resident, called for the help of river paddlers...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Downtown Akron, Copley/Norton, Summit County, Fairlawn & Northeast Ohio   Full Story