Wednesday Aug 20
In The Region
It was "deja vu all over again" Aug. 13 for the Portage County Republican Party's Central Committee.
Michelle V. Ice of Aurora gave birth July 22 to Caleb James Ice at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
A weekend for celebration in Portage
Sunny skies added to the spirit of celebration at community events Saturday in Mantua, Suffield and Garrettsville as well as the Carson & Barnes Circus at Sunbeau Valley Farm on S.R. in Ravenna Township.
Just peachy fun in Garrettsville
The 15th annual event will keep the classic traditions alive, said Mayor Rick Patrick -- peach pies, fresh peaches, ice cream, music and of course, the favorite car cruise-in.
Ohio poet laureate is a couplet worth declaiming -- and enacting: editorial
Poetry flourishes in Ohio, and the roster of its renowned poets is eminent: Garrettsville native Hart Crane ; Dayton's Paul Laurence Dunbar; Missouri-born, Cleveland-schooled, Langston Hughes ; Nikki Giovanni, who grew up in suburban Cincinnati; and Martins Ferry-born James Wright.
Out and About
The second annual Eductech Corridor Edupalooza Back to School Bash will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 9 on Fifth Street between Market and Broadway, featuring a full slate of activities.