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  1. Live updates, chat from Sunday's boys basketball games at LeBron James Classic in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    After an exciting start to the LeBron James Classic on Saturday, the action will wrap up on Sunday with five games at the LeBron James Arena at St. Vincent-St. Mary.

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  2. Detectives hope DNA will solve 1962 child slayingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTOV9

    ... Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Authorities say the girl was attacked and killed as she rode her bike home in an Akron suburb in the summer of 1962. Her body and bike were found in a wooded area in Coventry Township. Detectives theorized then that ...

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  3. U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, chair of Congressional Black Caucus, releases statement on officer shootingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, who heads the Congressional Black Caucus, released a statement today on the deliberate shootings of two New York City police officers that includes the refrain, "All lives matter." Below is the statement from Fudge, D-Warrensville Heights, who represents the 11th district that runs from Cleveland to Akron: "I am deeply grieved to learn of the murders of New York Police Department Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

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  4. Detectives hope DNA will solve 1962 Ohio childaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Journal

    ... Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Authorities say the girl was attacked and killed as she rode her bike home in an Akron suburb in the summer of 1962. Her body and bike were found in a wooded area in Coventry Township. Detectives theorized then that ...

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  5. DNA tested from two men investigated on suspicion of raping Akron...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... to swab the inside of his mouth on Tuesday to obtain his DNA profile for testing, according to court records. Akron detectives in an unrelated sexual assault case sent DNA from a 36-year-old man to be tested. Police swabbed the man's mouth on Dec. ...

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  6. Akron detectives reviewing video from car dealer near where woman was stabbed in burning buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Detectives are reviewing surveillance camera footage seized earlier this month from an car dealer near where police found a woman stabbed to death inside a burning building. A judge granted permission for detectives to seize surveillance equipment from CJ's Auto Sales in the 1200 block of Grant Street.

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  7. Akron will offer 3 discount options to city sewer customers after the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Akron will offer 3 discount options to city sewer customers after the first of the year; council legislation hiking sewer rates required savings plans be developed

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  8. Jennifer "Jenny" ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... of life gathering is scheduled for January 4th at Coventry Oaks pavilion in the Firestone Metropark, 40 Axline Ave., Akron, OH 44319 from 1pm to 5pm. All are welcome, please e-mail us at: inlovingmemoryofjenny@gmail.com, if you plan on attending. ...

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  9. Ohio group helps vets through physical activityRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Morning Journal

    ... other mental and physical difficulties associated with veterans' assuming new roles in the civilian world. A Cleveland/Akron chapter of the group got started early last year, and the bright red shirts with the Team RWB eagle logo have become an ...

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  10. Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    ... Galaxy Gear fit watch from his vehicle. According to the report, police believe entry was made via an unlocked door. Akron man caught taking shoes: Police issued a summons for theft to a 25-year-old Akron man Dec. 13 after loss prevention at a South ...

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  11. Police prevent 'Grinch' from stealing Christmas from Tallmadge, Akron familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    This is the story of a "Grinch" who was stopped from stealing Christmas from several families in Tallmadge and Akron. Around 8:30 p.m. Dec. 16, according to Akron police Lt.

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  12. Chamber ChatterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    ... Nerds is a locally owned and operated personal and small business computer sales and repair shop. Serving the Greater Akron area for over nine years, they offer free diagnostics, no bench fees and fast and friendly service. Stop in and see them at ...

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  13. Akron 92, Bluffton 53: Zips roll from the start in blowout victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Akron's Pat Forsythe goes up for two points over Bluffton's Thayne Recker during the first half of their game in the James A. Rhodes Arena Saturday on the University of Akron campus. Akron's Kwan Cheatham Jr. and Bluffton's Thayne Recker go after loose ball during the first half of their game in the James A. Rhodes Arena Saturday on the University of Akron campus.

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  14. Akron defeats D III Bluffton 92-53, Zips bench scores 48Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | USA Today

    Akron defeats D III Bluffton 92-53, Zips bench scores 48 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16EbOQj AKRON, Ohio - B.J. Gladden made his first start a memorable one: opening with two dunks, one off a steal and a half-court sprint to the rim, to finish with 11 points as Akron romped past Division III Bluffton 92-53 Saturday night. The back-to-back dunks by Gladden, a redshirt freshman, propelled the Zips to an 8-0 start and they never looked back.

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  15. Thomas J. Strauss reflects on 15 years as Summa's leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Thomas J. Strauss, the CEO of Summa Health System talks about his tenure as he sits in his office at Akron City Hospital. Strauss will be retiring at the end of the year.

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  16. AMHA resident working to cross the bridge out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Rebecca Byrne poses for a portrait at the Martin P. Lauer Apartments Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Akron. Rebecca Byrne poses for a portrait at the Martin P. Lauer Apartments Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Akron.

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  17. High school girls basketball/St. Vincent-St. Mary 57, Lake County...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    St. Vincent-St. Mary's Annie Santucci steals the ball from Lake County Perry's Jordan Schiano during the second quarter of the LeBron James Classic on Saturday at LeBron James Arena in Akron.

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  18. YMCA blocks Akron group from hosting seminar on traffic stop protocolRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Raymond Greene, president of My Brothers Keeper Northeast Ohio, stands outside the East Akron YMCA where a Stop the Violence Akron Movement seminar was cancelled on Saturday in Akron. The Rev. 1 comment

  19. Akron's TubaChristmas a sonorous celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    An unidentified tuba player dressed as the leg lamp in the movie "The Christmas Story" as he plays his tuba in Tuba Christmas for the 35th year at E.J. Thomas Hall Saturday on the University of Akron campus. Michael Ebie, 19, of Garrettsville, prepares his music before playing his tuba topped with a Christmas tree in its bell for Tuba Christmas at E.J. Thomas Hall Saturday on the University of Akron campus.

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  20. Portage Lakes to be designated as Purple Martin Capital of OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    ... that the Purple Martin can consume 2,000 mosquitoes a day." Flocks of Purple Martins migrate to Portage Lakes near Akron each spring. The birds are "the largest member of the swallow family in North America," according to an analysis by the state's ...

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