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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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1 hr ago | Ohio.com

Man overdoses a few miles away as heroin bust is announced in Akron

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5 hrs ago | Ohio.com

From little circuits grow big dreams; Burns among this year's - 30 for the Future' list

Ken Burns, the founder and CEO of Tiny Circuits stands in his expanding company that overlooks the Goodrich smokestacks in Canal Place Thursday in Akron.

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9 hrs ago | Ohio.com

Big weekend for beer in Ohio

It's a big weekend for beer in Ohio. There are two major beer festivals, a major brewery collectibles show, a new brewery is opening and another is celebrating an anniversary in northern Kentucky.

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13 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

33 arrested for trafficking drugs in Akron area

Thirty-three people have recently been arrested for trafficking heroin and other drugs in the Akron, Ravenna and Kent areas.

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13 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

33 charged in Chicago-to-Akron heroin ring

Federal and local law enforcement busted a heroin ring that regularly shipped kilograms of the drug from Chicago to dealers in Summit and Portage counties, officials said.

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17 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Akron felon accused of possessing several guns now charged in federal court

Federal agents and an Akron police drug unit investigating Sirjustin McCormick, 34, on suspicion of his involvement in a cocaine ring seized several guns from his home during a June 19 raid on his East Thornton Street home.

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20 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Yellow Creek advocates explore conservancy idea

The storm May 12 caused extensive damage to homes and roads in Bath. Among the casualties was a camper that traveled downstream.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Ohio.com

Suarez attorneys file acquittal motion on lone federal conviction in June trial

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Ohio.com

Summit County scraps arena from sales tax; caps tax at 10 years

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Tallmadge Express

Summit County officials say sales tax increase will not be used for Akron arena

If residents approve a Summit County sales tax increase this fall, the revenue will not be used for a downtown Akron arena, as originally announced.

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WHLO-AM Akron

Weekend Doings In Akron

LOCK 3 PARK IN DOWNTOWN AKRON will host "The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band" with Charita Franks, this Saturday evening at 7pm.

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Cleveland.com

Akron opens $11 million complex to house chronically homeless

For the first time in his adult life, 46-year-old Kevin Eugene Burk has a place to call home.

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Cleveland.com

Man accused of shooting two suspected burglars at Akron home has felony history

The police say shot two armed intruders who broke into a home late Tuesday faces charges for carrying the gun as a felon.

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West Side and South Side Leader

Akron Arts Expo continues to draw crowds

The 35th annual Akron Art Expo, held July 26-27 at Hardesty Park and hosted by the City of Akron, brought artisans from 20 states to display and sell their wares, according to event organizers.

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Cleveland.com

Cleveland resident, National Guardsman accused of vehicular homicide in fatal Akron crash

A Cleveland native and Georgia-based National Guardsman is accused of vehicular homicide in a June 8 crash that killed his 26-year-old passenger.

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Tire Business

Goodyear's earnings hit record in quarter

Goodyear has posted relatively strong results in the second quarter, paced by the firm's Europe, Middle East and Africa business unit and its North American operation.

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Seeking Alpha

Global Healthcare REIT: Asymmetric Risk Reward Opportunity

Global Healthcare REIT was originally organized in 1978 as Global Casinos. The company was a holding company for the purpose of acquiring and operating casinos, gaming properties, and other related interests.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Billboard

Weird Merch: Devo's Booji Boy Mask

Devo have added an item to their merchandise that my not be as controversial as their Energy Dome hats , but is certainly more creepy: a Booji Boy mask that originally appeared in the New Wave pioneer's first video, 1976's "The Truth About De-Evolution," a combination of their videos for "Secret Agent Man" and "Jocko Homo," which you can watch ... (more)

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Switched

Life Sentence For Man Who Murdered Mom And Lived With Body

An Ohio man convicted of stabbing his mother and living with her corpse for six months was sentenced on Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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Ohio.com

Akron capital murder trial on hold; decision about jury pending

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