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  1. Election 2014: Portage County District Library seeks levy; hopingto...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aurora Advocate

    After taking a few years off the ballot, the Portage District Library is asking for a modest levy from voters. Issue 15, a 1.0-mill, 10-year levy, will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot.

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  2. Portage County Rotarians participate in service weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aurora Advocate

    Staying true to the Rotary International motto of "Service Above Self," Rotary clubs from Aurora, Garrettsville/Hiram, Kent, Mantua and Ravenna came together to establish the first Portage Rotary Service Week at Habitat for Humanity's ReStore. The presidents of each club, along with Rotary District No.

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  3. Election 204: Three running for one county commissioner seat; two for auditor; coroner unopposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aurora Advocate

    Republican Sabrina Christian-Bennett was appointed by the county Republican Central Committee to fill the final year of the term left when Tommie Jo Marsilio resigned in late 2013. She was the only Republican in the spring primary for the race.

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  4. Katharine Dix, 96, dies; wife of publisher Gordon DixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Aurora Advocate

    Katharine E. Stevens Dix, wife of the late Gordon C. Dix, a principal in Dix Communications' media business, died Saturday, October 18, 2014, at her home in the Copeland Oaks retirement community. She was 96. Born in Ravenna, Ohio, January 8, 1918, she was the daughter of Dr. Earl Orin Stevens and his wife, Helen Brigham Stevens.

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  5. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Aurora Advocate

    After two months of increases, Portage County's jobless rate dipped in August from 5.3 percent in July to 4.6 percent, according to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. The rate was below May's 4.8 percent rate and the lowest since October 2006, when the rate was 4.4 percent.

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  6. Traffic study finds Kent leads Portage in high-accident areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Aurora Advocate

    A new traffic crash report that includes Portage County shows where the dangerous intersections and road sections are, and in some cases, where they were. Several of the highest-ranked problem areas in the Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study report have been, or will soon be, reconstructed.

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  7. Sports WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Aurora Advocate

    Aurora High School's tentative football schedule for the 2015 season has been posted on the district's website, and it lists the opening game being Aug. 28 at Solon. The Greenmen will enter the Suburban League, meaning they will face several new teams.

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  8. In The CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Aurora Advocate

    Teen Read Week is Oct. 13-18. Teens and tweens who check out books can enter a drawing to win fun prizes, including candy and a personal journal.

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  9. In The RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Aurora Advocate

    Jobless rate declines in Portage in August After two months of increases, Portage County's jobless rate dipped in August from 5.3 percent in July to 4.6 percent, according to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. The rate was below May's 4.8 percent rate and the lowest since October 2006, when the rate was 4.4 percent.

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  10. Portage Democrats plan annual dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Aurora Advocate

    Sharen Neuhardt, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, will be the guest speaker at this year's Jefferson Jackson Dinner on Friday . Sponsored by the Federated Democratic Women of Portage County, the dinner is set for the Ravenna Elks, 776 N. Freedom St., Ravenna, with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. Guest tickets are $35 per person.

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  11. In the CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Aurora Advocate

    At its Sept. 17 meeting, the city's planning commission accepted for study a request for a 60-foot wetlands variance for a half-acre Eldridge Road lot owned by Lynne Stamm.

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  12. Brent Webb brings mentalist show back to RavennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Aurora Advocate

    Ravenna native Brent Webb returns to his hometown for a show, "Beyond Impossible," on Oct. 8 at the Ravenna High School. Known as "The Master Mind," Webb and performs as a mentalist, corporate entertainer, and motivational speaker.

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  13. Faith & ReligionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Aurora Advocate

    Opportunities for small groups start the week of Sept. 28 and run for five consecutive weeks at Aurora United Methodist Church.

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  14. Aurora's next game: Ravenna hoping to start winning after 2-8 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    After a disappointing season in 2013, Aurora's next opponent -- the Ravenna Ravens -- are looking for respectability.

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  15. Aurora High earns major honor for Portage visioningRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    The first-ever Visioning In Portage awards honored businesses, school districts and community groups at a gala event Aug. 24, presenting awards for outstanding programs and people across the county.

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  16. Plans outlined for possible Portage County missile siteRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    More than 100 area residents turned out Aug. 5 at Ravenna High School to learn and comment on the possible choice of Camp Ravenna, the former ammunition plant east of Ravenna, as the site for an as-yet unfunded ballistic missile interceptor base.

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  17. Aurora Police ReportsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    In park after hours: After a report July 25 of cars at Sunny Lake Park at 10 p.m., an officer responded, informed the subjects of park hours and sent them on their way.

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  18. In The Portage County RegionRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    Portage's jobless rate goes up to 5.2 percent Portage County's jobless rate went up in June to 5.2 percent from 4.8 percent in May, according to statistics released July 22 by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

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  19. Police ReportsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    Vehicle damage: A Newbury woman reported July 19 that when she reached her car after leaving work on South Chillicothe Road, the passenger side window was broken.

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  20. Sloe claims 16-19 boys links crownRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    Breaking out of a three-way tie for first place after the first round of the annual Matt Mishler Portage County Junior Amateur golf tournament, Auroran Christopher Sloe went on to win the boys 16-19 age division championship.

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