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Downtown Akron retail, housing planned

A row of vacant buildings that share a block with the Akron Civic Theatre are part of a $33 million redevelopment plan...   Full Story




Sharon kicks off Christmas season

Sharon Circle and Town Hall welcomed the community to kick off the holiday season Nov. 27. The annual event included the...   Full Story




Litchfield CLC accepted into IB program

Litchfield Community Learning Center (CLC) has been approved to become an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School...   Full Story




State auditor releases special report on open enrollment

A special report on open enrollment released by State Auditor Dave Yost Nov. 28 is offering some guidance to school...   Full Story




Falls Council hears utility audit report

The Cuyahoga Falls administration continues to shed light on electric billing errors that occurred over the summer...   Full Story




West Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Downtown Akron, Fairlawn, Highland Square, Copley, Greater Akron, Brecksville, Sharon & South Akron   Full Story




ADM Services Board recognizes Trailblazers

The Summit County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health (ADM) Services Board’s recent appreciation luncheon recognized...   Full Story




Work on 2017 county budget continues

Budget presentations continued at Summit County Council’s Nov. 28 meeting as members considered proposed 2017 spending...   Full Story




Boston trustees discuss business not registered in JEDD

At the Boston Board of Trustees meeting held Nov. 23, trustees discussed what to do about resident Daniel Bridle, who has...   Full Story




Bath trustees reduce speed limit on Bonnebrook

At the Bath Board of Trustees meeting Nov. 21, trustees approved a resolution to amend the speed limit on Bonnebrook Road...   Full Story




Bath Community Fund awards first grants

The Bath Community Fund (BCF) of Akron Community Foundation named its first grant awardees Nov. 18, less than three years...   Full Story




Sharon trustees discuss Eagle Scout project

The Sharon Board of Trustees revisited a local Eagle Scout’s service project at the Nov. 22 meeting. Greg Karwowski...   Full Story




Auditor releases report on open enrollment

A special report on open enrollment released by State Auditor Dave Yost Nov. 28 is offering some guidance to school...   Full Story




Lakemore lights up for holidays

Lakemore Village ushered in the holiday season with a tree lighting ceremony, a visit from Santa and refreshments Nov. 26...   Full Story




Downtown retail, housing planned on South Main

A row of vacant buildings that share a block with the Akron Civic Theatre are part of a $33 million redevelopment plan...   Full Story




Springfield district planning stadium improvements

Springfield Local Schools officials announced plans are in the works to improve Springfield High School’s stadium...   Full Story




South Side News & Notes

News & Notes for Greater Akron & Downtown Akron   Full Story