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  1. Summit County jury deliberates capital case against Shawn Ford Jr. in slayings of New Franklin coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ohio.com

    Shawn Eric Ford Jr. listens to his attorney Jon Sinn as he sits in the courtroom of Summit County Common Pleas Judge Tom Parker Friday in Akron. Ford is charged with the April 2013 slayings of Jeffrey and Margaret Schobert.

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  2. High school girls soccer/St. V-M 4, Norton 1: Kobi Bryant nets hat trick to lead IrishRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    St. Vincent-St. Mary's Kobi Bryant and Norton's Courtney Cofer contest a header in the first half of a Division II district soccer match at St. Vincent-St.

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  3. Joyful Tastes of Life event a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ohio.com

    Porupimol Kareevathit and her fiance Charlie Somtrakool, owner of Akron's Cilantro Thai and Sushi Restaurant, serve food together at Joyful Tastes of Life, the Akron General Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service fundraiser Thursday at St. George's Family Center in Copley. Lina Kloss and her husband, Dr. Joseph Kloss, who prefers to be known after retirement as Joe, take a moment to look at a First Energy Tiffany Style Lamp as they make their way through the silent auction at Joyful Tastes of Life, the Akron General Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service fundraiser Thursday at St. George's Family Center.

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  4. Young Akron professionals take Detroit road trip in hopes of bringing back new ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    In this file photo, the Detroit's skyline looms across the Detroit River. Akron Program Director for the Knight Foundation, Josh McManus, who formerly worked in Detroit, is taking a group of young professionals this weekend to Michigan to to review some best practices in talent attraction, retention and entrepreneurship.

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  5. Cedar Point squashes Mantis - " video of final runRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Long lines filled the queues - with waits of 30 minutes to an hour - just like when the stand-up coaster opened with much fanfare 19 years ago. Thousands of riders lined up Sunday to pay their final respects to the Mantis before workers begin the real work to transform it into the floorless, werewolf-themed Rougarou coaster.

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  6. Sheepherding brings flock of competitors to Peninsula farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    Ben the border collie herds sheep through an obstacle course during the annual Cuyahoga Valley Sheep Dog Trials Sunday at the Spicy Lamb Farm in Peninsula. Ben the border collie herds sheep through an obstacle course during the annual Cuyahoga Valley Sheep Dog Trials Sunday at the Spicy Lamb Farm in Peninsula.

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  7. New LeBron James commercial for headphones features his return to AkronRead the original story

    Sunday | Ohio.com

    The title of the YouTube video is Beats by Dre Presents: LeBron James in a RE-ESTABLISHED 2014 - Powerbeats2 Wirelessa a .

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  8. Division I district cross country: Hudson, Cuyahoga Falls, CVCA,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    The Division II District winner, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy's Sammy Bockoven , is flanked at the start by team winner St. Vincent-St. Mary' s , and second place team, Woodridge, Saturday at Goodyear Metro Park in Akron.

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  9. Dropping wrapped, boxed eggs is one fun-filled activity at Akron's Mini Maker FaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    Sabitra Rizal uses a black strap loom, an ancient device used to weave, to make a handbag at the Akron Mini Maker Faire Saturday at the Akron Main Library. CaraMia Bentley , 13, laughs at the hand-crafted beard of her brother, Marcus, 12, at the Akron Mini Maker Faire Saturday at the Akron Main Library.

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  10. Akron's hospitals prepare for possible Ebola caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ohio.com

    Jon Zalewski, EMS co-ordinator at Summa Akron City Hospital, puts on his level 4 personal protective equipment with the help of his "buddy," Christine Snow, emergency department nurse manager, during one of many training sessions at the hospital on Saturday in Akron. Jon Zalewski, EMS co-ordinator at Summa Akron City Hospital, puts on his level 4 personal protective equipment with the help of his "buddy," Christine Snow, emergency department nurse manager, during one of many training sessions at the hospital on Saturday in Akron.

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  11. Ages-old apprentice model successfully turns out 21st century software coders in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    Anthony Hughes, president, poses in front of a display of zeros and ones on the wall at the Software Craftsmanship Guild on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Akron, Ohio. Kevin Love and Natalie Sheerer study with assignment in a class in java programming at the Software Craftsmanship Guild in Oct. 2014, in Akron,.

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  12. On the Move - Oct. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    Akron RubberDucks announced today Akron native and University of Akron graduate Sam Dankoff, who started with the franchise in 2013 as the assistant food and beverage director, is now the Manager of Suites and Picnics.

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  13. High school football/Buchtel 41, Ellet 21: Griffins take control in hunt for City Series titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    Ellet defender Maurice Mackey drags down Buchtel running back Marquis Sams after a short gain during the first quarter in their City Series game at Ellet High School on Friday in Akron. Buchtel wide receiver Jamie Rogers catches a pass from quarterback Eric Rucker for a 42-yard gain despite the defense of Ellet's Jaevante Ray during the first quarter in their City Series game at Ellet High School on Friday in Akron.

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  14. Akron narrows sound wall icons to 7 finalists; public will pick 3 winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    John Comunale, sculptor and owner of Comunale Structural Concepts, is one of seven finalists for the sound wall icon contest for his idea of using herons as an icon for the sound wall. He is holding his drawing of a galvanized steel bridge that he designed for Old Trail School of herons.

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  15. Akron-area home and garden happenings - week of Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    Lovely Somethings offers an array of greeting cards and wrappings , but their younger customers are likely to gravitate to the vintage candy machine.

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  16. Young professionals in Akron to Detroit road trip hope to bring back new ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    In this file photo, the Detroit's skyline looms across the Detroit River. Akron Program Director for the Knight Foundation, Josh McManus, who formerly worked in Detroit, is taking a group of young professionals this weekend to Michigan to to review some best practices in talent attraction, retention and entrepreneurship. 1 comment

  17. Ebola patient felt tired, - funny' during visit to Akron areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Ohio.com

    Dr. Marguerite Erme medical director of Summit County Public Health answers additional questions from the local and national media after the Ebola media update at the Ocasek State Building Friday. Amber Vinson, a nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, flew from Cleveland to Dallas the day before she developed symptoms of Ebola, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.

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  18. Seven Summit County residents in voluntary quarantine as Northeast Ohio deals with Ebola scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Ohio.com

    Dr. Chris Braden from the Center for Disease Control speaks at the afternoon Ebola media update at the Ocasek State Building on on Thursday, in Akron. Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic , Summit County Emergency Management Agency Coordinator Valerie DeRose, and Superintendent of Schools David James wear looks of concern at news conference to update the media at the Ocasek State Building on Thursday, in Akron.

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  19. Northeast Ohio unlikely to get extreme cold, snow this winter, says federal reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Ohio.com

    So-called "snow rollers" dot a lot at the northwest corner of Olive and North Main streets in Akron last winter. The snow balls are formed naturally when high winds push snow across a hill.

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  20. High tunnel to extend growing season at Trinity UCC's community garden in North AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Ohio.com

    The cross at the top of Trinity United Church of Christ is surrounded by the framework of the high or seasonal tunnel being built by employees with CVS Supply in Dundee that will be used for a community garden, on Thursday in Akron. The garden is a collaboration between Trinity, an urban church, a suburban church and a rural church and will help address the food desert issue in the North Hill community.

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