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  1. Crestwood senior doesn't let disability stand in way of plansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Brandon Johnson, 19, of Shalersville Township, who has spinal muscular atrophy, wasn't supposed to live past the age of 3, but he will graduate Crestwood High School next week. Johnson plans on attending Kent State University and eventually work as a psychologist using art therapy with patients.

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  2. Things to Do, May 30: Corey Feldman at RubberDucks; benefit show for...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Corey Feldman arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on Thursday, May 1, 2014, in Los Angeles. Sharon DeNucci, of Lower Bucks, PA., plants a kiss on her son Bobby DeNucci on the podium after Bobby won the Superkids division at the All-American Soap Box Derby on Saturday, July 23, 2011, in Akron, Ohio.

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  3. Urban farms seed program to feed 22,000 Akron studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Brooklyn Cline, 9, a third grader at Crouse Elementary School reacts to eating vegetables at Hattie's Gardens. Nathan Edge the manager of Hattie's Gardens asks third graders from Crouse Elementary School how tall they think a row of corn will grow as the children learn about vegetable gardening at the gardens.

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  4. Akron building goes down for big highway interchange projectRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Demolition crews tear down the former ACS building on South Broadway to make room for $96 million in improvements to the central interchange in Akron on Friday. Demolition crews tear down the former ACS building on South Broadway to make room for $96 million in improvements to the central interchange in Akron on Friday.

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  5. Mayor Plusquellic looks back at his career and quietly leaves his final press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic speaks to members of the media during his final news conference on Friday in Akron. Plusquellic recently announced that he plans to resign at the end of the month.

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  6. Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic's final news conferenceRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Earlier this month Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic abruptly announced he was resigning from his position at the end of May. In a letter, Plusquellic blamed the Beacon Journal , saying "I do not believe that my hometown newspaper is interested in the truth. I am done fighting this madness."

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  7. Clean life of twice-caught fugitive from Akron led to decades of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ohio.com

    In this Thursday, May 14, 2015 file photo, Brevard County Sheriff's corrections Deputy Louie Ayala escorts Frank Freshwaters to a court hearing at the Brevard County Jail, in Cocoa, Fla. Freshwaters sentence was recalculated based on his time at large and in custody to determine that he ll have a hearing in August on the issue of possible parole, Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction spokeswoman JoEllen Smith said Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

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  8. Myers Industries to pay 13.5 cent dividendRead the original story

    Thursday | Ohio.com

    Akron-based plastics product maker and tool distributor Myers Industries Inc. soon will pay a 13.5 cent quarterly dividend.

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  9. Akron shoe store's mannequin tribute to Mayor Don Plusquellic gets mistaken for a presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ohio.com

    Highland Shoe Repair owner Bob Ferguson with his mannequin of Akron Mayor Don Plusquelic in his Highland Square shop window on Wednesday in Akron.

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  10. Akron storekeeper sentenced to 9 years in prison for food stamp scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ohio.com

    Copyright i 1 2i 1 2i 1 2 2015 Beacon Journal Publishing Co. Inc and Black Press.

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  11. Akron's Providence Baptist Church embracing inmates with loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ohio.com

    Timiko Banks, an inmate at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections, holds her Bible before the worship service Sunday at the Providence Baptist Church in Akron. Timiko Banks and Tomika Daniel, inmates at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections, attend the Sunday worship service at the Providence Baptist Church in Akron.

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  12. Feeling wild? How about a visit to Cleveland or Akron zooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ohio.com

    Food Notes: Primavara! has international flavor; popular Thai chef is back cooking; Bricco not expanding to Lakes; Canton Greek Fest scheduled

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  13. Chaos theory comes to the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ohio.com

    Garry Moneypenny, President of Akron City Council and incoming mayor of Akron before his speech at a private party inside the Mustard Seed at Highland Square on the eve of its grand opening Friday, May 15, 2015 in Akron, Ohio.

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  14. Akron man who urged his son to fight another student is sentenced to two years probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Ohio.com

    Copyright i 1 2i 1 2i 1 2 2015 Beacon Journal Publishing Co. Inc and Black Press.

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  15. Akron PeaceMakers trying to keep the peace by spreading advice on dealing with policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Ohio.com

    Ashley Moore of Medina and Camden Fisher of Akron walk other participants in the fifth annual Youth Peace Walk along the Ohio & Erie Canal in downtown Akron Monday in Akron. The event is sponsored by the City of Akron PeaceMakers, a youth civic/anti-crime program dedicated to promoting peace and anti-violence in Akron. 2 comments

  16. Rick Merolla to return temporarily as Akron's chief of staff; Garry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Ohio.com

    Garry Moneypenny, the President of Akron City Council and incoming mayor of Akron, talks about the new Mustard Seed Market & Cafe at Highland Square after attending an invitation only party on the eve of its grand opening Friday, May 15, 2015 in Akron, Ohio. Rick and Jackie Merolla of Akron walk with their granddaughter, Abigail Merolla-McManus of Hartville during the 2012 Walk for Obesity.

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  17. Akron: Out of the Box' brochure aims to get summer interns to fall in love with AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Ohio.com

    Christine Wilkins of Kent works at her desk at BCG and Co. where she is interning Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in Akron, Ohio.

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  18. Food Notes: Primavara! has international flavor; popular Thai chef is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Ohio.com

    Strawberry apple treats made by Eileen Cox of Akron. She is a home baker who made these for after-church treats.

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  19. U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge to speak at Summit County Democratic Party eventRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Ohio.com

    The event will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High St. in downtown Akron. It will feature an open bar and light hors d'oeuvres.

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  20. New manager named for University of Akron field station in Bath preserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Ohio.com

    Lara Roketenetz, the new UA Field Station manager, is shown here holding a Baltimore Oriole during a bird banding project at the Shaker Lakes Nature Center.

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