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West Market site to include fourth building

During its May 23 meeting, Akron City Council heard more about plans to add another retail building that could house up to...   Full Story




BioBlitz deemed success at national park

The first ever BioBlitz May 20-21 at Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) resulted in the recording of more than 650...   Full Story




Sheriff’s Office providing aid during RNC

The Summit County Sheriff’s Office will have a presence at the Republican National Convention (RNC) taking place July...   Full Story




Memorial Day parades, ceremonies planned

Memorial Day will be celebrated May 30 with parades and memorial observances to honor those who have given their lives in...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

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




Mitzvah Day volunteers take on projects

Volunteers fanned out in the area to tackle projects as part of the annual Mitzvah Day May 22. According to organizers...   Full Story




West Side Political News & Notes

Political News & Notes for West Akron   Full Story




Falls may extend agreements for Menards

The City of Cuyahoga Falls has been planning for several years for the addition of a Menards, a chain hardware store, to...   Full Story




Norton Council considers cell tower lease agreement

At the May 23 Norton City Council meeting, Jason Woodward, of Tower Co., addressed Council about a proposed land lease...   Full Story




Granger trustees discuss fiscal matters

Several proposals for Granger Township buildings and organizations were addressed at the Granger Board of Trustees meeting...   Full Story




Richfield Council hopes charity continues

Richfield Police Chief Keith Morgan addressed a theft charge against one of his officers at the May 17 Richfield Village...   Full Story




Crowell Hilaka lake to be assessed

Lake Linnea, the upper lake at Crowell Hilaka recreation area, is being lowered to provide engineers access so they can...   Full Story




Copley police sergeants promoted

Two long-time members of the Copley Police Department were sworn in as lieutenants at the May 18 Copley Board of Trustees...   Full Story