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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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Man sentenced after grave vases stolen Akron - A 47-year-old Northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after authorities said he stole vases and urns from gravesites.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Ohio.com

Public school pays $101,972 to send Akron student to private school in Cleveland

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JamBase

Wilco Announces A Pair Of Ohio Shows

It's been a very quiet year for Wilco , who will celebrate their 20th anniversary this fall.

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Ohio.com

Burglary reports from Akron police - July 28

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The Plain Dealer

Akron firefighters battle blaze at auto repair shop

A passerby contacted emergency officials about 3:30 p.m. to report flames inside Bumper-to-Bumper Auto Recyclers at 66 W. Waterloo Road.

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Cleveland.com

Coventry Township man accused of trying make his Akron house explode

Steven A. Gustinski, 55, faces a fourth-degree felony attempted aggravated arson charge in Akron Municipal Court.

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Cleveland.com

Storms collapse RTA retaining wall; Akron police investigate several violent incidents;...

Horseshoe Park in Shaker Heights had some flooding Monday morning after nearly 1.5 inches of rain fell since Sunday.

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Plastics News

Topcon to cover TPE market

The Society of Plastics Engineers' Thermoplastic Elastomers TopCon returns to the Akron, Ohio, area Sept.

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Cleveland.com

Akron man shot, two others hospitalized in separate violent weekend incidents

A 21-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg, a gunman stole two handguns from a woman inside her home and someone attacked a man during a home invasion.

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Ohio.com

Hoppin' Frog to release Infusion B on Wednesday

Insanely hoppy. That's how Hoppin' Frog Brewery describes its latest brewery exclusive beer: Infusion B Double I.P.A. The Akron brewery will release it starting at 5 p.m. Wednesday .

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Tire Business

VMI's CFO, wife perished in Malaysia Airlines crash

Auke Dalstra, chief financial officer of rubber industry machinery maker VMI Group, and his wife Aafke were on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down over Ukraine and died in the crash on July 17. The couple was en route to their holiday destination, from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, according to the VMI Group.

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Cleveland.com

Man shot in the head during Akron neighbor dispute dies

A 25-year-old man shot in the head during a dispute with his neighbor last week died during the weekend, officials said.

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Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 28

On this day in 1962 future singer, TV writer and actress Rachel Sweet is born in Akron, Ohio.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

Tyne Valley's Soap Box Derby a hit with the public

From left, Kristin Taylor, Luke MacCaull who won the award for Best Design, and Ryder Morrison take off down the ramp at the fourth annual Soap Box Derby in Tyne Valley on Saturday.

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Examiner.com

Goodyear's new blimp has a name

Charlotte White received a surprise visit at her home in Akron, OH from the new Goodyear Blimp and Doug Grassian, Senior Manager of Airship Communications at Goodyear, announcing her name submission, "Wingfoot One" as the new name for the Goodyear Blimp.

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Tallmadge Express

Faith & Religion

Dare to Share is a nutrition program sponsored by Tallmadge High School students, Rotary and Tallmadge United Methodist Church.

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Daily Kos

50 Shades of Nuance

The release of the movie trailer for Fifty Shades of of Grey puts me in want of a spanking, and with that I commence another diary... Chrissie Hynde, one of the foremost female rock 'n rollers of all time...oh, the hell with thata one of the foremost rock 'n rollers of all time once wrote a hit song about Akron, Ohio, called My City Was Gone : I ... (more)

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The Plain Dealer

Minch family from Strongsville brings home second Soap Box Derby crown

The exploits of the Minch family at the All-American Soap Box Derby began almost 40 years ago in hardly a spectacular fashion.

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Ohio.com

All in the financing

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Akron | 2 local winners in 77th Soap Box Derby

Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1rIqaab The Saturday derby in Akron featured competitors from the United States and other countries competing for a share of $28,500 in scholarships.

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