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RNC delegates expected to stay in area

Local officials said they have been told that some of the nearly 2,500 Republican National Convention (RNC) delegates will...   Full Story




New Firestone/Litchfield CLC nearing completion

Akron Public Schools (APS) officials said the new Firestone High School and Litchfield Middle School buildings are on...   Full Story




Akron Council hears juvenile court program info

Summit County Juvenile Court Judge Linda Tucci Teodosio spoke to an Akron City Council committee April 25 about some of...   Full Story




County Council gets health report from SCPH

Summit County Juvenile Court Judge Linda Tucci Teodosio spoke to an Akron City Council committee April 25 about some of...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Cuyahoga Falls & Copley   Full Story




Towpath bridge investigation continues

As the investigation into an intentionally set bridge fire on the Towpath Trail continues, local officials are working to...   Full Story




Falls Council honors student for generosity

Cuyahoga Falls resident Allison Allen was honored at the April 25 Falls City Council meeting for her recent act of...   Full Story




Norton Council discusses public health issues, sewer project

At the April 25 Norton City Council meeting, members discussed public health issues that are of concern to the community...   Full Story




Copley trustees move time of meetings

Copley Township trustees will be meeting an hour earlier beginning May 4. Trustees, at their April 20 meeting, agreed to...   Full Story




Richfield Council considering agreement with Briarwood

Briarwood Estates residents spoke to Richfield Village Council April 19 about a proposed breakthrough in a decades-long...   Full Story




Richfield trustees thank out-going employee

The Richfield Township Board of Trustees thanked Debbie Bluso Rogers for her six years of service as administrative...   Full Story




Granger officials respond to cemetery complaint

Granger officials followed up with a resident’s complaint about cemetery conditions at the April 25 Granger Board of...   Full Story




Green hires full-time law director

A new full-time law director, Diane Calta, has been selected to bring her 15 years of legal experience to the City of...   Full Story




BRAVE boys learn skills for success

Green Middle School seventh-graders in Boys Representing Achievement and Values Everyday (BRAVE), a boys leadership...   Full Story




New Franklin OKs income tax hike for August ballot

At the April 20 meeting, New Franklin Council approved legislation to place a 1 percent income tax increase on the Aug. 2...   Full Story




Chromebooks coming for GHS students next year

Starting in August, every student at Green High School (GHS) will be assigned a Google Chromebook for school and home use...   Full Story




County Council gets health report from SCPH

At their April 25 meeting, Summit County Council members learned there haven’t been any Asian tiger mosquitos, the type...   Full Story




South Side News & Notes

News & Notes for South Akron & Green   Full Story




Green firemedics earn award

Green firemedics Lt. Josh Chrapowicki, Brian Lloyd, Brad Hemphill and Keith Geiger received the Summa Health System Team...   Full Story