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The clubgrounds are located along East High Street. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and run continuously throughout the day.
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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.
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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.
ITEC 2014 is scheduled for Sept. 9-11 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron. The show - organized by Rubber & Plastics News , an Akron-based sister publication of Tire Business - originated at that site in 1994 and was held there every other year until 2010.
On a muggy Monday evening, members of Cub Scout Pack No. 150 were on North Street participating in a soap box derby.
Mariah Riley is beaming. The 11-year-old sixth-grader has just finished touring her family's home in Akron, Ohio, newly renovated in a construction blitz spearheaded by the LeBron James Family Foundation and the TV show "Rehab Addict."
The defense attorney for a man accused of sexually assaulting his drug dealer's girlfriend at the dealer's behest says his client should be acquitted because he feared for his life.
Near the trail head to the towpath at Mustill Store , three bodies of water converge and with them, sewage and storm water runoff from nearly 200,000 residents.
Goodyear's newest airship, Wingfoot One, was officially christened Aug. 23 at the tire maker's Wingfoot Lake Hangar in Suffield, Ohio, by Robin Roberts, the co-anchor of ABC News' "Good Morning America."
A man is accused of threatening a student with a screwdriver after walking into a fraternity house at the University of Akron and demanding $120.
The Ohio Supreme Court is weighing arguments by charter schools that they are entitled to equipment bought by their management company with taxpayer dollars without having to pay for the property.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 12:40 pm
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