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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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3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Second suspect in Akron quadruple homicide set for trial on Thursday

The second man accused in the execution-style slayings of four people in the basement of a home near Chapel Hill Mall is scheduled to stand trial on Thursday.

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6 hrs ago | Ohio.com

Supreme Court won't hear appeal of ex-Ohio officer Douglas Prade

COLUMBUS: The Ohio Supreme Court declined Wednesday to take the appeal of a former Akron police captain fighting a lower-court ruling that reinstated his conviction for killing his ex-wife.

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8 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Automatic rifle, shotguns seized from suspected drug dealer's Akron home

Federal agents and local drug task force officers investigating a suspected cocaine dealing ring set up surveillance on an East Thornton Street home and used paid informants to help build their case, according to court records.

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10 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

Akron man says he pulled over to check car and was robbed at gunpoint

A man told police he pulled over on the side of the road to check his car and two men robbed him at gunpoint.

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12 hrs ago | WBNS

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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14 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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Ohio.com

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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Ohio.com

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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