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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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2 hrs ago | NewsNet5

Vandals cause $10,000 in damage at Canal Park Vandals in the Akron...

AKRON, Ohio - Vandals in the Akron area hit Canal Park over the weekend and caused nearly $10,000 worth of damage.

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Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

6 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

Summa CEO Strauss to retire

Summa Health System CEO Tom Strauss will retire by the end of this year, the Akron, Ohio-based system announced Tuesday.Strauss, 61, has led Summa for 15 years.

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10 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

Rules changing for Ohio tattoo artists, piercersRules changing for...

Rules changing for Ohio tattoo artists, piercers The new statewide regulations take effect Sept.

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14 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

Arguments in ex-Akron officer's murder case set for Monday

The Takeaway is a national morning news program that invites listeners to be part of the American conversation.

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18 hrs ago | WBNS

Editorials from around Ohio

Life brings with it a roller-coaster ride of emotions. It is expected there are times when we will be happy or sad, angry or giddy, worried or carefree.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

NewsNet5

Brazen burglars busting through roofs & walls2 hours ago

AKRON, Ohio - Brazen burglars are cutting holes in roofs and busting down walls to break into various businesses in Akron.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Kennel at homeless facility keeps pets, families together

Susan McIntosh gives her nine-year-old female cat, Xapis, a hug in the cat kennel area of the new Family Promise of Summit County facility sponsored by PetSmart Promise Aug. 12, 2014 in Akron, Ohio.

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Cleveland.com

Puppy stolen during violent robbery in Akron

Warrants for aggravated robbery are issued for Cody Lamberg, 23, of Barberton, Troy Clark Jr., 20, of Springfield Township, and Thomas Jones, 19, of Akron.

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Cleveland.com

Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic, Summit County Executive Russ Pry to teach "Buck Stops Here" class at University of Akron

Akron mayor Don Plusquellic at the city's Municipal Building on Wed. Aug 31, 2011, during his most recent reelection campaign.

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Ohio.com

Judge to hear new trial arguments for ex-Akron police Capt. Douglas Prade

In this March 20, 2014, file photo, Douglas Prade is taken into custody at the Summit County Courthouse in Akron, Ohio.

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Cleveland.com

Akron man, 70, accused of stabbing landscaper over grass clippings

A 70-year-old man is accused of stabbing a 19-year-old landscaper because he got grass clippings on his truck.

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The Plain Dealer

Fire breaks out in Akron apartment, councilman holds office hours at...

The Akron Fire Department responded to a call of smoke in a building in the 200 block of N. Portage Path at about 3:30 a.m., according to the Akron Beacon Journal .

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Ohio Newspaper Association

Brown and other senators urge delay of planned postal center closures, including one in Akron

From The Akron Beacon JournalU.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and 49 other senators are urging the delay of the planned closure of several U.S. Postal Service processing centers, including one in Akron.The senators sent a letter today to the chairmen and ranking members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations and the Subcommittee on Financial ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Ohio.com

UA rolls out welcome mat for foreign students

University of Akron international students Noam Denouel and Fanny Claude Deletre, both from France, are greeted by a host family Niels , Jen and Daniel, 5 de Jong and Valdene Barbuto, a volunteer for the University of Akron at Akron Canton Airport in Green on Sunday.

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99-year-old-women's 100 meter running world record

A 99-year-old woman from New York is claiming a new record as the fastest sprinter of her age over 100 metres.

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CBS Local

72-Year-Old Woman Says She Was Kicked Off Delta Flight For Looking Sick

A passenger on an August 5th Delta flight from Akron, Ohio to Orlando was apparently kicked off simply because she looked sick.

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Tallmadge Express

Club News

The Tallmadge Lions Club will host its annual flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 22 at Tallmadge Lions Hall, 245 Northeast Ave. Crafters and vendors are invited to purchase tables and take their wares to sell.

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Tallmadge Express

Fundraiser for county fiscal officer

Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise CPA, CFE will have her fourth annual corn roast on Aug. 22 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the VFW 3383, 690 W. Waterloo Road, Akron.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Rosie the Riveters, now 70 years older, visit DC

During War World II, "Rosie the Riveter" became an American icon. She was a housewife, mom, sister and daughter, stepping into the workforce for the first time to help keep the country going while the men were off fighting the war.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Ohio.com

Hollywood lifestyle wears thin

Portrait of John Weakland outside the Subway at the intersection of Main and Market streets taken on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Akron, Ohio.

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