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Health officials probe hospital TB exposure

Local health officials are seeking people who might have been exposed to tuberculosis (TB) in the neonatal intensive care...   Full Story




Richfield Village kicks off jubilee year

Richfield Village began its yearlong celebration of its 50th anniversary Jan. 15 with a special event at Richfield Town...   Full Story




Falls forms team to address opiate addiction

The City of Cuyahoga Falls is delivering a message to community members battling opiate dependency and doing so in person...   Full Story




Kurt continues as Clerk of Courts

Summit County Clerk of Courts Sandra Kurt is working to bring private sector efficiencies to the office she was elected to...   Full Story




Early meetings don’t dissuade Copley Key Club members

True or false: High school clubs meeting weekly at 7 a.m. have large memberships. Knowing teenagers and early mornings...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Downtown Akron, Cleveland, Richfield, Barberton, Greater Akron, Columbus & Fairlawn   Full Story




Boston trustees honor community members

At the Boston Township Board of Trustees meeting Jan. 11, trustees honored three members of the community for their...   Full Story




Impact Award winners honored

On Nov. 10, the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation (MCMF), a Hudson nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of people...   Full Story




Bath trustees request intersection study

At the Bath Township Board of Trustees meeting Jan. 17, trustees agreed to request engineering assistance from the Summit...   Full Story




Shapiro takes oath of office

Ilene Shapiro was sworn in as Summit County executive by Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer at the John S. Knight Center Jan. 5...   Full Story




Mature Services receives grant for program

The CareSource Foundation in Dayton has awarded a $7,500 grant to the Mature Services Homecare Solutions program. The...   Full Story




Lakemore requesting income tax increase

If someone lives in Lakemore but works in another community, a proposed municipal income tax increase in the village would...   Full Story




Coventry moving ahead with police ballot issue

Coventry Trustee Tom Seese said township residents will be the ones to decide how valuable police protection in their...   Full Story




Springfield trustees to place new parks levy on ballot

The Springfield Board of Trustees are preparing to place a new 1.8-mill levy to help fund parks and recreation operations...   Full Story




South Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Green, Downtown Akron, Akron, Barberton, Greater Akron & Columbus   Full Story




Akron mayor wants Oriana House audit

Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan said Jan. 16 he plans to seek an independent audit of the contract between the city and Oriana...   Full Story




Green mayor to give State of City

City of Green Mayor Gerard Neugebauer will present the State of the City Address, “Connecting Community,” Jan. 26 at 7...   Full Story