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Akron, Ohio is located in Summit County. Zip codes in Akron, OH include 44310, 44320, and 44326. The median home price in Akron is $65,000 which is roughly $53/per square foot. More Akron information.

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Ohio man accused of killing mom, living with body

Prosecutors in northeast Ohio say a 33-year-old man stabbed his mother to death then lived in the house with the decomposing corpse for about six months.

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3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

77th FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby

Hundreds of kids participated in the 77th FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Downs in Akron, OH.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Ohio.com

West Akron seniors at odds over new Rockynol building

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Property that Cuyahoga Falls would buy to help out Menards also fills ...

Property that Cuyahoga Falls would buy to help out Menards also fills city's wish list for trail to valley Copyright i 1 2 2014 Beacon Journal Publishing Co.

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Ohio.com

Thousands of Ohio third-graders escape the - failed' list for reading

In mid-June, after the second state reading test was scored and returned to Ohio schools, more than 16,000 elementary students faced another year in third grade after failing to achieve the cut score for the Third Grade Reading Guarantee.

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Beer notes: Blues & Brews celebrates 10 years

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Hudson Hub-Times

UA's TubaSummer marks 15th year July 27

TubaSummer, a free concert featuring summer favorites performed by tuba, sousaphone, baritone and euphonium musicians from throughout the region, returns to The University of Akron for its 15th year on July 27 at 7 p.m. on the Buchtel Common.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Television Q&A: When series are canceled mid-plot, viewers are left to wonder

Myrtle Beach Sun News is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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Hudson Hub-Times

Akron Tax Club discusses companies moving offshore

AKRON, OH Paul Schmidt, LLP, Partner and Chair of Baker Hostetler's National Tax Group in Washington, D.C., will speak at the July Akron Tax Club Luncheon Meeting on July 30. Schmidt will address the topic of International Tax: Inversions, Reform & BEPS.

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City Pages

Devo's Bob Casale remembered with Energy Dome urns

Earlier this year, the world lost a truly brilliant, beloved, and subversive musician -- Devo's Robert Casale, or Bob 2. Known for his work as Devo's guitarist, keyboard player, and audio engineer, Casale passed away unexpectedly of heart failure on February 17 of this year.

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Third Suspect Charged In Interstate Rock Case

Many drivers were outraged when they heard the story of the woman who was critically injured when someone threw rocks off an overpass at passing vehicles.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Ohio.com

Scarborough restructures management team at University of Akron

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Cleveland.com

Two accused of making meth, driving it through New Franklin

Two men are accused of making methamphetamine and driving the product and items used to make the drug through the city.

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Ohio.com

Bob Dyer: Summer snacks

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Tire Business

New blimp christened 'Wingfoot One'

Goodyear's newest airship will be christened "Wingfoot One," the name selected by popular vote from among 10 names picked earlier by a panel of Goodyear judges.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Soap Box Derby returns with opening ceremonies todaySoap Box Derby...

Soap Box Derby returns with opening ceremonies today AKRON, Ohio -- The decades long tradition is back again in Akron.

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Ohio.com

Glass smashed, items, cash taken from two Akron businesses

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New startup uses film for a 'virtual venetian blind' in smart windows

A new Kent State University spinout company in Kent, Ohio, knows how to make windows switch from clear to opaque and vice versa.

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Cleveland.com

Man accused of robbing three Akron area businesses in four days

Anthony M. Stearn, 26, faces three robbery charges in Akron Municipal Court, including one charge filed on Friday.

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Cleveland.com

Three charged in robbery, beating of Fairlawn men outside Akron bar

The three men police believe robbed the two on Friday outside Thursday's Lounge near the University of Akron - Larizon Woods, 18, Orrville; Brian Wright, 24, of Wooster; and Dominique Gray, 19, of Orrville - are all jailed and awaiting their initial appearance Monday in Akron Municipal Court.

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