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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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25 min ago | City Pages

Devo's Bob Casale remembered with Energy Dome urns

Earlier this year, the world lost a truly brilliant, beloved, and subversive musician -- Devo's Robert Casale, or Bob 2. Known for his work as Devo's guitarist, keyboard player, and audio engineer, Casale passed away unexpectedly of heart failure on February 17 of this year.

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4 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

Third Suspect Charged In Interstate Rock Case

Many drivers were outraged when they heard the story of the woman who was critically injured when someone threw rocks off an overpass at passing vehicles.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Ohio.com

Scarborough restructures management team at University of Akron

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Cleveland.com

Two accused of making meth, driving it through New Franklin

Two men are accused of making methamphetamine and driving the product and items used to make the drug through the city.

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Ohio.com

Bob Dyer: Summer snacks

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Tire Business

New blimp christened 'Wingfoot One'

Goodyear's newest airship will be christened "Wingfoot One," the name selected by popular vote from among 10 names picked earlier by a panel of Goodyear judges.

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WKYC-TV Cleveland

Soap Box Derby returns with opening ceremonies todaySoap Box Derby...

Soap Box Derby returns with opening ceremonies today AKRON, Ohio -- The decades long tradition is back again in Akron.

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Ohio.com

Glass smashed, items, cash taken from two Akron businesses

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Plastics News

New startup uses film for a 'virtual venetian blind' in smart windows

A new Kent State University spinout company in Kent, Ohio, knows how to make windows switch from clear to opaque and vice versa.

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Cleveland.com

Man accused of robbing three Akron area businesses in four days

Anthony M. Stearn, 26, faces three robbery charges in Akron Municipal Court, including one charge filed on Friday.

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Cleveland.com

Three charged in robbery, beating of Fairlawn men outside Akron bar

The three men police believe robbed the two on Friday outside Thursday's Lounge near the University of Akron - Larizon Woods, 18, Orrville; Brian Wright, 24, of Wooster; and Dominique Gray, 19, of Orrville - are all jailed and awaiting their initial appearance Monday in Akron Municipal Court.

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Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

LeBron James and me a " hometown buddies

OK, so it's hard to see any kinship between LeBron James and me . However, when James surprised me and a lot of other sports-minded folks a little more than a week ago by announcing that he's going back to his hometown, he and I became kindred spirits.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Ohio.com

Kim Hone-McMahan: Wife and daughter of Akron police officer talk...

Work crews on the scene of the Tallmadge Parkway cave-in on July 21, 1964. The road was renamed Memorial Parkway.

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The Marion Star

High school seniors learn culinary ways in Team Cuisine

Brandon Drake had never eaten lamb before let alone cooked it. "Chef Raraway said I cooked it perfectly," said the 17-year-old Tri-Rivers Career Center senior, sounding satisfied and surprised by the evaluation.

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Hudson Hub-Times

Richard "Dick" Malson left a legacy of love, caring and community in Hudson

When Richard "Dick" Malson died July 10, he left a hole in the hearts of his family, friends and Hudson community.

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Hudson Hub-Times

Summit County Fair begins July 22 in Tallmadge

The Summit County Fair will welcome visitors of all ages to the fairgrounds this year from July 22 to 27. The gates will open at 8 a.m. and close at 11 p.m. July 22 through 24; open at 8 a.m. and close at midnight July 25 and 26; and open at 9 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. July 27. The organizers of the fair invite visitors to participate in a new ... (more)

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The Daily Record

Leukemia survivor Matt Tullis to run Akron Marathon to raise money in fight against the disease

Leukemia survivor Matt Tullis will run September's Akron Marathon in an attempt to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society .

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Hudson Hub-Times

Summit County Sheriff: Search continues for laptop stolen from Courthouse

The Summit County Sheriff's Department is still asking for the public's help in finding the person who took a laptop computer and a removable jump drive from a court reporter's office July 10 in the Summit County Courthouse in downtown Akron.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Club News

The Gardeners of Greater Akron will host its next membership meeting July 21 at St. George Fellowship Centre, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Copley, starting with social hour at 5:30 p.m. and dinner following at 6:30.

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Victorville Daily Press

Phelan racer to finish career in 2014 All-American Soap Box Derby

The Phelan native will compete in the 2014 All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio, on July 26. It will be his final race before retiring from the sport.

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