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  1. Watch the Black Keys' Scorching 'Austin City Limits' SetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    Austin City Limits ' stellar 40th season continued Saturday night with a scorching set from the Black Keys , with the Akron, Ohio outfit performing six songs for their ACL episode: "Your Touch," "Lonely Boy," "Weight of Love," "Fever," Gotta Get Away" and "Little Black Submarine." On top of those six cuts, Rolling Stone premiered two more songs the Turn Blue crew played that didn't make the episode: "Howlin' for You" and "Too Afraid of Love."

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  2. Pregnant smokers persuaded to quit with free diapersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... try to find consensus on how to keep from losing airliners like the one that vanished without a trace in Asia and... AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Pregnant smokers in one northeast Ohio county can get free diapers in exchange for permanently kicking the habit ...

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  3. Akron issues snow emergency parking banRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Summit County is under a winter storm warning until noon Monday. Snow is expected to fall throughout Sunday with the heaviest snowfall beginning in the afternoon and lasting until Monday morning.

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  4. Across Our ClassroomsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Salem News

    ... Ortz, a senior music education major, son of William and Connie Ortz and a graduate of Springfield Local High School. AKRON - Over 3,600 students made the dean's list for the fall 2014 semester at the University of Akron. To be eligible for the ...

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  5. Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    ... the basement. According to the report, police believe entry was gained through a poorly secured sliding glass door. Akron woman caught switching stickers: Police issued a summons for theft by deception to a 46-year-old Akron woman Jan. 21 after loss ...

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  6. Guest Column: From Walkmans to Smart Phones, thieves must be thwartedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    ... safety presentation from Prosecutor Walsh, call or write to: Summit County Prosecutor's Office, 53 University Avenue, Akron, 44308. 330-643-2800.

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  7. Juror excused from Shawn Ford murder trial now facing contempt chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Marla Lloyd, a former juror who is facing a criminal contempt of court charge for speaking to Beacon after she was removed as juror, holds the court paperwork at her home on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Akron, Ohio. Marla Lloyd, a former juror who is facing a criminal contempt of court charge for speaking to Beacon after she was removed as juror, holds the court paperwork at her home on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Akron, Ohio.

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  8. Veterans sweat in preparation for Wheels4Change fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... Hunt (left) holds a warriors workout at Advance Performance and Cross Fit on Saturday in Wadsworth. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal) Navy veteran Melvin Smith works on his power clean technique during a warriors workout at Advance Performance ...

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  9. Veteran Background Vocalist Andrea Dumas Inks Deal With New Day Christian DistributorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Mi2n

    ... Live performing tracks from the new release. In February, she will minister on the Trinity Broadcasting Network in Akron, Ohio and also in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. On March 26th, she's scheduled to appear on TCT's live program Celebrate, a ...

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  10. Crime & Courts DatabaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Review

    Taylor M. Flynt, 23, of Akron, was served at 2:26 p.m. Wednesday for a failure to appear warrant out of Summit County.

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  11. Gloria Callander BatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    Gloria Callander Bates, of the Reno area, passed away on Jan. 28, 2015, after a brief illness. The first child of the late Harry and Clara Newhart Callander, she was born in Akron, Ohio, on Oct. 24, 1926.

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  12. Boys basketball/Ellet 69, Buchtel 61: Orangemen stay atop City SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Buchtel's Jared Puryear has his third quarter shot blocled by Ellet's A.J. Gareri on Friday at Ellet High School. Ellet center Breaon Brady blocks a shot in the paint by Buchtel's Miller Byrd during the third quarter on Friday at Ellet High School in Akron.

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  13. Glen Earl - Baz' - Snuffy' LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Inter-Mountain

    Glen graduated in 1951 from Beverly High School where he played basketball. He moved to the Akron, Ohio, area in 1955 and worked for Brown-Graves Lumber for 41 years.

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  14. Akron fire chief Rob Ross's retirement ends family's nearly 100-year legacy with departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Akron Fire Chief Robert Ross Jr. talks about his career as a firefighter and chief, during an interview at his office at the CitiCenter Building on Tuesday. Ross, who comes from a family of firefighters and police officers, is retiring at the end of this month.

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  15. Intruder tries to rob elderly couple inside condo in Ellet area of Akron, leaves empty-handedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    ... when a stranger forced his way inside the home of the couple and then left without taking anything. (Phil Trexler/Akron Beacon Journal) Evelyn Garver, 87 talks about the robbery attempt on Wednesday night when a stranger forced his way inside the ... 2 comments

  16. Pet Place - Jan. 31Read the original story

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Downtown Akron Doggies Open House - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Downtown Akron Doggies, 90 S. Maple St. There will be tours, a caricature artist and more. Dr. Julia Morrow from mobilefamilypetvet.com will be on site offering free toenail trims for dogs.

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  17. Retired MTSU Professor Pondillo talks Death, Meaning of Existence in New FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sidelines

    ... Tonight in Los Angeles. In 2002 he was inducted into the Radio and Television Broadcasters Hall of Fame in Akron, Ohio, about 50 miles west of Niles. "I did that for a little while," Pondillo says with a classically Midwestern sense of reserved ...

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  18. Designer's Peninsula home open for overnight stays, eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    The Designer's Barn Hostess Lois Unger points out features in the living room area. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal) The view of the GAR Hall from the living area of The Designer's Barn in Peninsula. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal) View of ...

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  19. Chapel Hill Christian School Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 95.5 The Fish

    ... service and missions oriented. The open houses take place Tuesday, February 10th at the South Campus 1639 Killian Road Akron, Ohio where Len Howser will be there on hand, and Thursday, February 12th at the North Campus 1090 Howe Avenue Cuyahoga ...

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  20. Zips basketball: Snapshot - UA women welcome KentRead the original story

    Friday | Ohio.com

    TV/Radio: SportsRadio 1350 AM in Akron , for free at SportsRadio1350.com and on iHeartRadio. Bill Morgan will have the call beginning at 1:45 p.m. Series: The Zips swept the season series from the Golden Flashes a year ago as Akron captured a 77-51 home decision on Jan.18, 2014, before edging Kent State, 80-66, on March 2, 2014, in Kent.

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