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Streetsboro to receive two mobile computers through Homeland Security grant
The city's police department will receive two mobile computer tablets for its police cruisers from a state Homeland Security grant.
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Aurora Police Reports
Domestic violence: An near west side of Aurora man was charged with domestic violence July 12 after making threats toward his girlfriend.
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In The Portage County Region
Opponents of a $5 vehicle license fee increase in Portage County have come up short in the number of signatures required to put the issue to a referendum vote in November.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Streetsboro drive at City Park to be repaired
The city will pay up to $15,500 to repair a drive at City Park that city officials say was damaged by large trucks carrying dirt from The Collection Auto Group's construction site on Route 14. City Council unanimously voted July 14 to approve repairs to the drive between Field No.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
'Pet'acular to bring furry friends to Family Days
One event at Streetsboro Family Days is making sure that all members of the family can participate -- including man's best friend.
More musicians coming to Streetsboro Family Days
Been a Long Time, 4:30 p.m. July 24: Formed six years ago, the band tour Portage County area, playing hits from the '70s, '80s and '90s.
Board of DD to meet Wednesday
The Portage County Board of Developmental Disabilities will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the board room, at the Dennis M. Coble Administration Building, 2606 Brady Lake Road, Ravenna.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
'Put Growth First' co-founder to address Portage TEA Party
The Portage County TEA Party announced that Jack Boyle, co-founder of Ohio based "Put Growth First," will be it's featured speaker at the groups monthly meeting July 23 at Maplewood Career Center, 7075 State Route 88 just North of Ravenna.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Police stop car going 2 m.p.h. on Chillicothe Road: Russell Blotter
When asked if he was having mechanical trouble, the driver said he left a party earlier on his motorcycle and lost his cell phone.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Joseph Thorton found guilty of Windham Township murder
Joseph Thornton has been found guilty of murder in the shooting death of his nephew Jason Canan on Dec. 25, 2013 in Windham Township.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Aurora Police Reports
Domestic violence, DUI: An Aurora woman was charged July 6 with domestic violence and driving under the influence after police said she assaulted four family members on Page Road.
In The Region
The Ohio Highway Patrol made 749 arrests for impaired driving and 318 for drug-related charges over the July 4 holiday weekend July 3-6.
Man charged with receiving stolen property: A 39-year-old Painesville man was charged with receiving stolen property June 20 at 9:52 a.m. on Route 303 after police caught him driving a vehicle that had been reported stolen in Lakewood.
Portage to celebrate in August
What's so special about Portage County? A group of residents who studied that question for months will show you, sponsoring a Portage County Celebration Week in August.
Drug overdoses killing more people than traffic crashes in Portage
Drug overdoses have surpassed fatal traffic crashes as the No. 1 cause of accidental death in Portage County since January 2013, a trend that continued in the first six months of 2014.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Streetsboro marijuana grow uncovered, resident arrested
A Streetsboro man is facing felony drug and evidence tampering charges after being arrested July 9 for growing and possessing a large amount of marijuana at his Delaware Trail residence.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Portage Pathways: Ribbons of steel, rubber opened Portage highway
The mayor of Youngstown had to use wire cutters to snip the ribbon. The mayor of Akron probably had an easier time doing the honors 50 years ago when Interstate 80-S opened in southern Portage County.
Along the Way: David Dix
Janet and I ran across that fact over the Fourth of July weekend when, while hosting a gathering of some of her family for a picnic, we all decided to amuse ourselves by attempting to answer questions posed in Trivial Pursuit's Baby Boomer edition.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Daily Herald
Bluegill: can be caught along the entire shoreline; however, anglers usually have the best success at the east end of the north shore.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Ohio to hand out $68 million in casino taxes this month
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