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The USS Navy Air Cruiser Akron flies over lower Manhattan's financial district in New York City in this Nov. 2. 1931 photo.
IF YOU CAN'T FIND SOMETHING TO DO this weekend, you're not really trying. Here are a few suggestions... THE CLEVELAND AIR SHOW IS BACK AT Burke Lakefront Airport, this Saturday through Monday.
A man identified as a key witness in the murder of a 17-year-old high school student recanted his testimony after his family was threatened, prosecutors said.
Investigators charged a third man in connection with the home invasion that resulted in the death of a 39-year-old father of eight.
One of two unmarked cars stolen from an Akron Fire Department training building was found smoldering with a stolen ATM in the backseat.
Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic early this month sent a letter to FBI and other federal officials calling for a change in federal policy for investigating "sensitive" police incidents, such as police shootings.
Beginning with the Michael Weber Show at 11 a.m. and ending with Shivering Timbers at 7:45 p.m., Square Fest will have continuous music on three stages and in five Highland Square businesses.
Erin Montgomery senior team leader, Jennifer Trout, manager of marketing and operations and her father Jim Trout, president of Acme Fresh Market at the R.S.V.P. Food & Party Outlet Tuesday in Akron.
The clubgrounds are located along East High Street. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and run continuously throughout the day.
A 30-year-old Akron man is accused of bashing his landlord in the head with a baseball bat in a dispute over the man failing to pay rent.
Testimony will continue on Wednesday in a trial for a man accused of fatally shooting a 17-year-old high school student at a convenience store.
Frank and Barbara Yoho of Smithville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Aug. 21. They were married in 1949 in Akron.
Man who raped his drug dealer's girlfriend found guilty The drug dealer told him to have sex with his girlfriend, who had already been beaten by the dealer.
Niles Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan will face a challenge from Republicans Thomas Pekarek of Cleveland and David Allen Pastorius of Akron, a write-in candidate.
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University of Akron students, faculty and staff can now ride free on Metro RTA by swiping their valid Zip Cards in the fare box.
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