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2 hrs ago | NewsNet5
AKRON, Ohio - Vandals in the Akron area hit Canal Park over the weekend and caused nearly $10,000 worth of damage.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
6 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare
Summa Health System CEO Tom Strauss will retire by the end of this year, the Akron, Ohio-based system announced Tuesday.Strauss, 61, has led Summa for 15 years.
10 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland
Rules changing for Ohio tattoo artists, piercers The new statewide regulations take effect Sept.
14 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent
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AKRON, Ohio - Brazen burglars are cutting holes in roofs and busting down walls to break into various businesses in Akron.
Susan McIntosh gives her nine-year-old female cat, Xapis, a hug in the cat kennel area of the new Family Promise of Summit County facility sponsored by PetSmart Promise Aug. 12, 2014 in Akron, Ohio.
Warrants for aggravated robbery are issued for Cody Lamberg, 23, of Barberton, Troy Clark Jr., 20, of Springfield Township, and Thomas Jones, 19, of Akron.
Akron mayor Don Plusquellic at the city's Municipal Building on Wed. Aug 31, 2011, during his most recent reelection campaign.
In this March 20, 2014, file photo, Douglas Prade is taken into custody at the Summit County Courthouse in Akron, Ohio.
A 70-year-old man is accused of stabbing a 19-year-old landscaper because he got grass clippings on his truck.
The Akron Fire Department responded to a call of smoke in a building in the 200 block of N. Portage Path at about 3:30 a.m., according to the Akron Beacon Journal .
University of Akron international students Noam Denouel and Fanny Claude Deletre, both from France, are greeted by a host family Niels , Jen and Daniel, 5 de Jong and Valdene Barbuto, a volunteer for the University of Akron at Akron Canton Airport in Green on Sunday.
A 99-year-old woman from New York is claiming a new record as the fastest sprinter of her age over 100 metres.
A passenger on an August 5th Delta flight from Akron, Ohio to Orlando was apparently kicked off simply because she looked sick.
The Tallmadge Lions Club will host its annual flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 22 at Tallmadge Lions Hall, 245 Northeast Ave. Crafters and vendors are invited to purchase tables and take their wares to sell.
Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise CPA, CFE will have her fourth annual corn roast on Aug. 22 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the VFW 3383, 690 W. Waterloo Road, Akron.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:17 pm
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