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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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Local news for Akron, OH continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Akron man accused of shooting neighbor in head over dispute

A man is in critical condition after being shot in the head by his neighbor over a dispute, police said.

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3 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Akron Council OKs Rockynol project permit

Following a public hearing July 21, Akron City Council approved a conditional-use permit request for the construction of an assisted-living facility at Rockynol, 1150 W. Market St. There was both support for and opposition to the project voiced at the public hearing.

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3 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

'Streetscapes' artists capture essence of city in summer

The Akron Area Arts Alliance announced the awards for local artists who participated in this year's Streetscapes: AKRON in Plein Air exhibit, which is on view through Aug. 16 at Summit Artspace.

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5 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

LeBron Cupcake Apology

The former Miami Heat star went out of his way Tuesday to apologize to his neighbors in Akron, Ohio, by sending them cupcakes.

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9 hrs ago | PennLive.com

Cause of death ruled for man found dead along Pennsylvania Turnpike

The body of Antwan Dash, 33, of Akron, Ohio, was discovered by construction workers around 7 a.m. July 1 along the Pa.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ohio.com

Injured racer gives derby veteran a last chance at first place

Substitute driver Julia Caster, 18 of Hubbard, Ohio Rodney McDaniel and his step son, super stock Rally Champ Isaiah Jones, 13, from Owensboro, Ky.

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Ohio.com

Tips, tricks for successful trip to Cedar Point

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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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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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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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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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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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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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