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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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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ohio.com

Dustin Johnson withdraws, leaves field at 76

Johnson's withdrawal leaves the field for the $9 million World Golf Championships event at 76 players, including 49 of the world's top 50. Johnson tied for 33rd last year at Firestone South, his fifth appearance in Akron.

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Beer notes: U.S. drinkers prefer beer over wine and liquor; new ultra-hoppy beer at Hoppin' Frog

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Cleveland.com

Akron couple indicted by federal grand jury in fentanyl trafficking investigation

Willie Brantley, 28, and Kelsey Zastudil, 21, were indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury with conspiracy to deal fentanyl and possessing the drug in U.S. District Court.

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Ohio.com

Judge recuses herself in Summit County capital murder trial; case reassigned

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Cleveland.com

Crash closes Interstate 90 in Sheffield; Charles Ramsey gets radio show; Akron approves...

Charles Ramsey in the studio on Tuesday of the Rogue Radio Network, which will carry his one-hour weekly talk show starting Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.

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Cleveland.com

Man arrested by Columbus task force in connection with Akron murder set for extradition

A man accused of fatally shooting another man as he stepped from his car will face charges in Akron to face charges by the week's end.

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The Plain Dealer

Akron council supports plans for downtown hotel and Bridgestone...

The Akron City Council held its last meeting until September 8 on Monday, passing legislation to support Medicaid funded drug addiction treatment.

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Cleveland.com

Akron man accused of blowing through OVI checkpoint with open liquor bottle, ramming cop...

A man is accused of blowing past a sobriety checkpoint in his sport utility vehicle and ramming a police cruiser.

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Man sentenced after grave vases stolen Akron - A 47-year-old Northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison after authorities said he stole vases and urns from gravesites.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Ohio.com

Public school pays $101,972 to send Akron student to private school in Cleveland

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Wilco Announces A Pair Of Ohio Shows

It's been a very quiet year for Wilco , who will celebrate their 20th anniversary this fall.

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Ohio.com

Burglary reports from Akron police - July 28

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The Plain Dealer

Akron firefighters battle blaze at auto repair shop

A passerby contacted emergency officials about 3:30 p.m. to report flames inside Bumper-to-Bumper Auto Recyclers at 66 W. Waterloo Road.

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Cleveland.com

Coventry Township man accused of trying make his Akron house explode

Steven A. Gustinski, 55, faces a fourth-degree felony attempted aggravated arson charge in Akron Municipal Court.

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Cleveland.com

Storms collapse RTA retaining wall; Akron police investigate several violent incidents;...

Horseshoe Park in Shaker Heights had some flooding Monday morning after nearly 1.5 inches of rain fell since Sunday.

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Plastics News

Topcon to cover TPE market

The Society of Plastics Engineers' Thermoplastic Elastomers TopCon returns to the Akron, Ohio, area Sept.

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Cleveland.com

Akron man shot, two others hospitalized in separate violent weekend incidents

A 21-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg, a gunman stole two handguns from a woman inside her home and someone attacked a man during a home invasion.

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Ohio.com

Hoppin' Frog to release Infusion B on Wednesday

Insanely hoppy. That's how Hoppin' Frog Brewery describes its latest brewery exclusive beer: Infusion B Double I.P.A. The Akron brewery will release it starting at 5 p.m. Wednesday .

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VMI's CFO, wife perished in Malaysia Airlines crash

Auke Dalstra, chief financial officer of rubber industry machinery maker VMI Group, and his wife Aafke were on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down over Ukraine and died in the crash on July 17. The couple was en route to their holiday destination, from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, according to the VMI Group.

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