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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 $61,500 which is roughly $52/per square foot. More Akron information.

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Summit County Council to get tax-hike proposal for jail and arena in May

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Ohio.com

Akron Public Schools students take wild trip outdoors

Tianna Ruch, a sixth grader at Innes Middle School, tries her hand a fishing at Little Turtle Pond in Firestone Metro Park in Akron on Wednesday.

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Crain's Cleveland Business

University of Akron, City of Akron, Summit County planning to partner ...

The University of Akron, the city of Akron and Summit County hope to develop an $80 million, 9,000-seat arena across from Canal Park in downtown Akron that would serve as the home court for the Zips' basketball teams and a venue for other sporting and entertainment events in the city.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Akron: Police seek man in assault on womanAkron: Police seek man in...

Police have released a composite sketch of a man they are looking for in connection with an assault on a 27-year-old woman.

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Examiner.com

Actors' Summit Theater presents the regional premier of 'Ring of Fire'

Featuring the music of Johnny Cash , " Ring of Fire " will be opening on May 2, 2014 through May 25 with a preview performance on May 1, 2014.

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Cleveland.com

East Side man shot and killed; Doug Prade remains free for now; reward offered in Akron...

Douglas Prade sits in a Summit County courtroom last month. Prosecutors say he should be returned to jail in the 1997 slaying of his wife, Margo.

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Summit deputy, Akron student hurt in hit-skip Officials need help...

A $2000 reward is being offered in the case of a driver of a car that hit two people - a Summit County Sheriff's deputy and a student at the University of Akron - early Sunday, April 13. Witnesses described seeing a bronze or gold "GMC type midsize SUV" driven by a man in a white shirt with a woman wearing a dark-colored dress in the passenger ... (more)

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Cleveland.com

Invasive Asian carp continue their march through Ohio in a quest to reach Lake Erie

The Illinois River has been indundated with schools of Asian carp in recent years, including the jumping silver carp that leap surprisingly high out of the water at the sound of a boat.

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The Daily Record

Woman arrested after stabbing man at least 3 times

CHIPPEWA TWP., Ohio -- An Akron woman was arrested after she stabbed a man Monday afternoon at a house where she was helping move a friend out.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Morning Journal

Knisley - Bowdler

Mick and Carol Bowdler announce the engagement of their son, Alan Bowdler, to Samantha Knisley, the daughter of Sam and Debbie Knisley of North Canton.

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Ohio.com

Performers announced for opening ceremonies at Gay Games in Cleveland

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Ohio.com

Area scrap yards busy for Earth Day

Eric Sprouse of Akron sits in his truck with his dog, Max, while waiting to drop off aluminum scrap at City Scrap on Tuesday in Akron.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Jim Tressel among 3 finalists to lead Akron

In this Feb. 2, 2012, file photo, former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel speaks after being introduced as the new vice president for strategic engagement at the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio.

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Cleveland.com

United Way of Medina County shares new initiatives at annual meeting

The United Way Board of Trustees embraced the new and bid a fond farewell to an old friend today at the organization's annual meeting.

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Chain Store Age

JLL brokers sale of Market Square in Akron, Ohio

JLL has announced the closing of the sale of Market Square at Montrose on behalf of LaSalle Investment Management to HP Realty LLC. Purchased for $32.5 million, the 510,231-sq.-ft.

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Kevin Bryan's Record Reviews

Billy Bragg,"Live at the Union Chapel London" - The atmospheric Union Chapel in Islington provided the venue for a very special Billy Bragg concert in June 2013, as the Bard of Barking and his impressive band regaled their London audience with some choice extracts from his recently released album,"Tooth & Nail" and a generous helping of classic ... (more)

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Mass Transit

PA: CATA Board Names Louwana Oliva Next General Manager

The Centre Area Transportation Authority Board of Directors, at its March 24 meeting, appointed Louwana S. Oliva as the authority's next general manager effective July 1, upon the retirement of long-time General Manager Hugh Mose.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

I-Newswire.com

The Funding Is Out There! Uses Indiegogo Platform to Raise $5,000

The Funding Is Out There! Access the Cash You Need to Impact Your Business, is using a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise the $5,000 needed to market the book to small and medium business owners and create an audio version.

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Modern Tire Dealer

Why is Goodyear successful? Read on

When you get a chance to talk with top tire company executives from one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world, you jump at the chance.

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Recordpub.com

Lakewood brawl, Akron and Cincinnati children's hospitals join...

Here are some of today's top headlines from around the area, including a brawl outside the Foundry Concert Club in Lakewood, Akron and Cincinnati children's hospitals join forces for cancer treatments and Munroe Falls answers fracking questions for a French sub-prefect.

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