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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 $64,500 which is roughly $54/per square foot. More Akron information.

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Indians at White Sox: Pregame lineups and notes

Raburn, on the 15-day disabled list with a sore right wrist, has been rehabbing at Triple-A Columbus.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Daily Record

Anniversary: Frank and Barbara Yoho

Frank and Barbara Yoho of Smithville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Aug. 21. They were married in 1949 in Akron.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Man who raped his drug dealer's girlfriend found guiltyMan who raped...

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.

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Cleveland.com

Akron man files paperwork to run as GOP write-in against Rep. Tim Ryan

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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Ohio.com

Two Akron women accused of stealing from disabled

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The Plain Dealer

University of Akron students, faculty and staff can ride free on Metro RTA

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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Tire Business

Akron's Knight Center to host ITEC, Part 2

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.

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Northern Michigan News

Cub Scouts hold soap box derby races down North Street

On a muggy Monday evening, members of Cub Scout Pack No. 150 were on North Street participating in a soap box derby.

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Ohio.com

UA enrollment down, but quality up

Parents and student volunteers at the University of Akron wait in line to help students move into their rooms in the Honors Hall on the North Quad during move-in week on Wednesday.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Hoops star LeBron helps renovate Akron home

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."

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Cleveland.com

Defense for Akron man accused of raping drug dealer's girlfriend says man was threatened...

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.

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Cleveland.com

Downstream from Akron, rivers fill with trash and toilet paper

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.

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Tire Business

Goodyear's new blimp christened

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."

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Cleveland.com

Man terrorizes, robs University of Akron frat house with a screwdriver

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.

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Cleveland.com

Military weapons for police, Summit County sewer rate hikes, wealth study, school report cards: Numbers Behind the News

Details about Ohio police departments being supplied military weapons, sewer rate hikes for Akron-area residents and a new Census Bureau study on wealth in America are part of this week's recap of Numbers Behind the News.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Ashland Times-Gazette

Court to hear dispute on charter school equipment 27 minutes

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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Martinsburg Journal

Carl W. Hayes

Born Aug. 22, 1937 in Akron, Ohio, he was the son of the late John Richard Hayes and Thelma Eileene Pyers Hayes Bill grew up in Akron, Ohio and in York, Pennsylvania, and a small town west of Boston.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Freedom Trail plans open to public comment

Park planners have revised future plans for the Freedom Trail, a multipurpose trail managed by Summit Metro Parks.

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Cleveland.com

Newest Goodyear blimp a joy to ride and redefines airship travel

In the air, Goodyear's newest airship differs from the old ones much as a modern luxury car shames a stagecoach.

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Norwalk Reflector

Robin Roberts returns to Ohio this weekend for a high-flying adventure

When Robin Roberts visits the Akron area this weekend, it will be a return to familiar territory and the start of a new adventure.

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