|Global Recycled Plastic and Plastic Waste to Oil Market:...Akron News / 1 h. 26 min. ago more|
There is a growing need for recycling the plastic and plastic waste. Various major companies are now concentrating on developing new waste-conversion technologies.
|Bobby Bradley has 4 RBI as Akron RubberDucks top Harrisburg - cleveland.comGoogle News / 8 h. 11 min. ago more|
cleveland.comBobby Bradley has 4 RBI as Akron RubberDucks top Harrisburgcleveland.comAKRON, Ohio -- Bobby Bradley had a homer and four RBI, while Francisco Mejia had a homer and two doubles as the RubberDucks ended a five-game losing streak Monday night with a 13-5 rout of Harrisburg. The RubberDucks started quick, with Bradley ...Bradley, Mejia lead Akron to 13-5 win over HarrisburgThe Daily ProgressRubberDucks cruise past SenatorsNew Philadelphia Times Reporterall 5 news articles »
|Akron man arrested with bomb-making materials hours before Charlottesville memorialAkron News / 9 h. 56 min. ago more|
An Akron man was arrested last week when officers found a pipe bomb, an unidentified explosive and drugs in his car, according to a police report. Elijah B. Blankenship, 26, is charged with possession of a dangerous ordinance and carrying a concealed weapon in the Wednesday incident on Druid Walk near Hammel Street, according to court records.
|Akron man arrested with bomb-making materials hours before Charlottesville memorial - cleveland.comGoogle News / 12 h. 18 min. ago more|
cleveland.comAkron man arrested with bomb-making materials hours before Charlottesville memorialcleveland.comAKRON, Ohio - An Akron man was arrested last week when officers found a pipe bomb, an unidentified explosive and drugs in his car, according to a police report. Elijah B. Blankenship, 26, is charged with possession of a dangerous ordinance and carrying ...Man with pipe bomb arrested hours before Akron vigil for Charlottesville victimsNews 5 ClevelandOhio police arrest man with pipe bomb hours before vigil honoring Charlottesville victimsRTMan Arrested With Explosives Before Charlottesville VigilThe Courierall 6 news articles »
|Church provides thousands in Akron with meals, hope - WKYC-TVGoogle News / 14 h. 15 min. ago more|
WKYC-TVChurch provides thousands in Akron with meals, hopeWKYC-TV"We're seeing them transition into a place of stability which is not just benefitting the individuals, but it's benefiting society at large here in Akron where we're helping the community really develop and advance," said the Pastor. They're helping to ...
|In Akron City Series, teams try to slay East's Dragons - cleveland.comGoogle News / 14 h. 30 min. ago more|
cleveland.comIn Akron City Series, teams try to slay East's Dragonscleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — Here is a rundown of the Akron City Series entering the 2017 high school football season. It includes a synopsis for each team, predicted order of finish, critical games and player of the year watch lists. 1. East (8-4, 6-0 last year ...
|Thunderstorms on the horizon, some could become severe Tuesday in Akron: Weather forecast - cleveland.com (blog)Google News / 14 h. 39 min. ago more|
cleveland.com (blog)Thunderstorms on the horizon, some could become severe Tuesday in Akron: Weather forecastcleveland.com (blog)AKRON, Ohio - Thunderstorms are back in the forecast for Tuesday in Akron, and some could become severe according to the Storm Prediction Center. day2otlk_0600.jpg Tuesday's severe weather outlook.NOAA Storm Prediction Center. Storms are popping ...and more »
|Akron police investigate two shootings on Sunday - Akron Beacon JournalGoogle News / 17 h. 51 min. ago more|
Akron police investigate two shootings on SundayAkron Beacon JournalAkron police are investigating two shootings that happened on Sunday, with one resulting in injuries. A 47-year-old man was robbed and shot about 2 a.m. Sunday at an ATM machine in the 100 block of East Cuyahoga Falls Avenue. The man told police he ...
|LeBron James leaving Cleveland? Akron store selling 'stay home' merchandise - Miami HeraldGoogle News / 18 h. 29 min. ago more|
Miami HeraldLeBron James leaving Cleveland? Akron store selling 'stay home' merchandiseMiami HeraldIf the rumors are correct, LeBron James could be leaving Cleveland. Again. A sports memorabilia store in James' hometown of Akron — located a short drive south of downtown Cleveland — is now selling merchandise which reflects the attitude of many in ...Akron, Ohio, selling LeBron James 'Stay Home' apparelRolling Outall 37 news articles »
|See LeBron James' house and Summit County's 19 other most expensive homesAkron News / 23 h. 4 min. ago more|
Summit County's highest-valued homes, clockwise from top left, are LeBron James' home in Bath Township, and homes on Streetsboro Road in Richfield Township, Charles Lane in Bath Township and Hines Hill Road in Hudson. AKRON, Ohio - LeBron James' sprawling Bath Township mansion tops the list of Summit County's 164 million-dollar homes, according to new appraisals from the county's fiscal office.
|Charter school system hosting backpack giveawayAkron News / 1 d. 5 h. 33 min. ago more|
Staff from a charter school system with campuses in Toledo, Cleveland, and Akron will give away 1,200 free backpacks to students starting Monday. Imagine Schools' sixth annual Back2School Family Celebration will hold backpack giveaways from 3 to 7 p.m. at Imagine campuses located at 1030 Clay Ave. and 2729 124th St. Backpack giveaways at campuses located at 6145 Hill Ave. and 1511 Madison Ave., will take place Wednesday, the charter school system said in a news release.
|Akron man critically hurt in rollover crash near Warsaw | WANE - WANEGoogle News / 1 d. 12 h. 16 min. ago more|
WANEAkron man critically hurt in rollover crash near Warsaw | WANEWANEAn SUV was badly damaged in the rollover crash on County Farm Road south of Warsaw on Aug. 20, 2017. (Photo Courtesy: Kosciusko County Sheriff's ...Akron man critical after Kosciusko wreck | Police/Fire | The Journal ...Fort Wayne Journal Gazetteall 5 news articles »
|From oatmeal to cornflakes, cereal bowled over AmericansAkron News / 2 d. 5 h. 33 min. ago more|
The first actual cultivation of wheat is dated from about 7000 B.C. in the Tigris-Euphrates Valley.
|Akron's resurgence helps to lure Colliers - Crain's Cleveland BusinessGoogle News / 2 d. 6 h. 47 min. ago more|
Akron's resurgence helps to lure ColliersCrain's Cleveland BusinessAkron would love to follow Cleveland's lead by revitalizing its downtown attractions, becoming more livable and drawing more people to its urban core — and it's been working hard on its own urban renewal. The real estate firm Colliers International ...
|Upcoming reunions: Aug. 20, 2017Akron News / 2 d. 14 h. 4 min. ago more|
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|South SIde Neighborhood WatchAkron News / 3 d. 5 h. 19 min. ago more|
COVENTRY: A Flora Avenue woman reported someone broke a window to enter a vehicle outside her residence after 1 a.m. Aug. 5. A radio was stolen. A resident of a South Main Street residential facility was taken to a hospital for a psychiatric evaluation Aug. 5 after he threatened to harm an employee.
|Summit for Kids recognizes 12-year-old Aiden Dine with Russ Pry Youth AwardAkron News / 3 d. 9 h. 54 min. ago more|
Aiden Dine received the Summit for Kids Russ Pry Youth Award for his work supporting children and families with diabetes. Dine stands with his award alongside Judge Linda Teodosio, Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro and Summit County Children Services Executive Director Julie Barnes at Summit for Kids' breakfast event Aug. 18. Aiden Dine received the Summit for Kids Russ Pry Youth Award for his work supporting children and families with diabetes.
|90-year-old woman remembers uncle whose crypt was desecrated by vandalsFOX 8 / 3 d. 13 h. 6 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– Jeanne Wright of Stow remembers her uncle, Ralph Boetcher, as a World War I veteran, a hard working man with many friends. Boetcher died in 1980 at the age of 85. His wife was already deceased at the time and they had no children. The couple was interred in a mausoleum at the East Akron Cemetery where, on Tuesday, Rita Lavelle of Akron discovered someone had desecrated Boetcher’s final resting place, leaving his remains on the ground. Wright […]
|Akron offers eligible homeowners grants up to 14K to reduce lead-based hazards in homes...Akron News / 3 d. 14 h. 24 min. ago more|
The City of Akron is looking for qualified residents to apply for its Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program to reduce children's exposure to lead. Owner-occupied properties could qualify for up to $14,000 in grant funds.
|First Akron Pride Festival and Equality March set for Aug. 26Akron News / 3 d. 16 h. 41 min. ago more|
The first Akron Pride Festival on Aug. 26 from noon to 8 p.m. at Hardesty Park will feature an Equality March, as well as musical entertainment, food and art vendors, street performers and carnival games. The first Akron Pride Festival on Aug. 26 from noon to 8 p.m. at Hardesty Park will feature an Equality March, as well as musical entertainment, food and art vendors, street performers and carnival games.( AKRON, Ohio - Organizers of the first Akron Pride Festival hope the event will educate the community on issues faced by the LGBTQ population.
|Akron federal Judge John Adams investigation explores the line...Akron News / 3 d. 19 h. 10 min. ago more|
Akron federal Judge John Adams used his own car to block in a car belonging to an intern who accidentally parked in his space. He then called court security and asked them to tow or ticket the car.
|The most resilient woman you've never met, Contessa Korper: A Greater ClevelandAkron News / 3 d. 21 h. 32 min. ago more|
Contessa Korper entered the world under the bleakest of circumstances -- as a crack baby abandoned with her brother on the steps of an Akron church. Her adoptive father molested her from the age of 4 until she was old enough to fight back.
|Sky's show to star in local eclipse eventsAkron News / 4 d. 2 h. 13 min. ago more|
Summit Metro Parks naturalists Dave Brumfield and Carmen Schwab are shown above, from left, as they model eclipse viewing glasses that will be available at many local events for the Aug. 21 partial solar eclipse. Brumfield will be at the F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm and Schwab will be at the Liberty Park Nature Center that day for Metro Parks viewing events.
|University of Akron Says Enrollment Is Up, Deficit Is DownAkron News / 4 d. 6 h. 47 min. ago more|
With a new school year about to start, the University of Akron is looking at higher enrollment and a more robust financial picture compared to one year ago. Last year, the university saw a big drop in enrollment and faced a $30 million deficit.
|Akron holds vigil to remember Charlottesville, VirginiaFOX 8 / 5 d. 11 h. 2 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio – A candlelight vigil was being held in downtown Akron Wednesday evening. The organizers of the event want everyone who comes to “light a candle in remembrance of Heather and all who have fallen in the fight against hate.” This is one of a number of vigils being held in Ohio and throughout the nation following a weekend of deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Heather Hyer died when a car hit her and other counterprotesters who opposed a “Unite the […]
|Akron police give 89-year-old new bike after his was stolenFOX 8 / 5 d. 14 h. 23 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio – An 89-year-old man is back on a bike seat again, all thanks to the kindness of the Akron Police Department. James Pint was in the grocery store last week and his bike was parked out front. When he came out of the store, the bike was gone. He called the police. Pint, a veteran, told them that he rides his bike three or four times a week, mainly to church and to the store. The officer that […]
|6 Reasons Akron, Ohio, Should Be On Your Radar - Vogue.comGoogle News / 5 d. 15 h. 44 min. ago more|
Vogue.com6 Reasons Akron, Ohio, Should Be On Your RadarVogue.comIf there were a contest for the Ohio city with the most unexpected history, Akron would win. The hamburger was supposedly invented here. Thomas Edison visited often (his wife was an Akronite). Around the turn of the century, Akron's supremacy in tire ...
|Summit County man accused of molesting teen boys; More victims possibleFOX 8 / 6 d. 14 h. 5 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– Authorities in South Carolina arrested a man on warrants out of Summit County accusing him of rape and gross sexual imposition. The cases involve three boys over a 10-year period. Investigators said they believe there could be more victims. The Summit County Sheriff’s Office was first notified of the allegations in April. Since then, detectives have identified the three victims, who were between the ages of 11 and 14 at the time of the crime. Warrants were issued […]
|Man in drunk driving crash that killed high school student sentenced to 3 years in prisonFOX 8 / 10 d. 22 h. 42 min. ago more|
TALLMADGE, Ohio — A Tallmadge man was sentenced to three years in prison Friday for a drunk driving crash that killed an Ellet High School student in March of 2016. Charles Queer, 64, entered a no contest plea in the case back in June. He also must pay fines of more than $15,000. Prosecutors say he ran into the back of 17-year-old Patricia Powell’s disabled car on the side of Interstate 76, killing her. He faced a maximum of eight […]
|Best Place to Allow the Eye to WanderAkron Life Magazine / 10 d. 23 h. 40 min. ago more|
At River Light Gallery, you can capture a bit of that nostalgia not only in the carefully curated arts and crafts of local artists but also in the sensitively restored building.
|Best Seafood SmorgasbordAkron Life Magazine / 10 d. 23 h. 52 min. ago more|
Indulge your culinary cravings for delicacies of the sea at Russo’s, where the eclectic menu melds Italian, Creole and Southwestern palettes for a true dining adventure.
|Best Local Tribute Band That is Almost Like the Real ThingAkron Life Magazine / 10 d. 23 h. 58 min. ago more|
Get on the good foot and hop over to a performance of Robert T: The Real Soul Pleaser for an almost-real feel of James Brown funk.
|Best Nostalgic Night OutAkron Life Magazine / 11 d. 0 h. 17 min. ago more|
Heading to a drive-in theater can take you back to the glory days of watching a movie under the summer stars ...
|Best Trip to the Past Accompanied By BoozeAkron Life Magazine / 11 d. 0 h. 41 min. ago more|
The moonshine at Canal Spirits Craft Distillery harkens back to a simpler time ...
|Best Local Private Beach With a Great ViewAkron Life Magazine / 11 d. 0 h. 57 min. ago more|
What if we told you that there are a few spots right in your backyard that could fit the bill? Consider the Cuyahoga River.
|Best Place to Exhaust Your Children While Still Educating Them a Little BitAkron Life Magazine / 11 d. 1 h. 4 min. ago more|
The Akron Children’s Museum offers the perfect spot for kids to embrace their tactile curiosity.
|Best Way to Drink Your Veggies: Restore Cold PressedAkron Life Magazine / 11 d. 1 h. 12 min. ago more|
If you just cannot face one more salad, but you’re determined to hang onto that New Year’s resolution to be healthier that has dwindled to passing on butter at the cinema, stop in Restore for a refreshing and healthy treat.
|16-year-old driver charged in crash with Akron fire truck that killed twoFOX 8 / 11 d. 19 h. 11 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– A 16-year-old Akron girl is facing charges in a deadly crash with an Akron fire truck. The crash happened on July 14 at West Exchange Street and South Rhodes Avenue in Akron. Police said the driver of a Chevrolet Trailblazer didn’t stop at the red light. That’s when the SUV was hit by the fire truck. The crashed claimed the lives of LaShae Johnson, 16, of Tallmadge, and Briyana Hayes, 15, of Akron. The driver is charged with […]
|Three Buttery ChardonnaysAkron Life Magazine / 12 d. 20 h. 1 min. ago more|
Chardonnay is the most widely planted white wine grape in California and has been the top-selling varietal for many years.
|Surveillance video shows armed burglary suspect inside Akron houseFOX 8 / 17 d. 19 h. 43 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– The Akron Police Department released video of a burglary on Friday, in hopes of identifying the suspect. The crime happened at a home on East Thornton Street near Sumner Street at about 10:30 p.m. on July 29. Akron police said the man was armed with a handgun and stole several items. Surveillance video shows him opening up cabinets in the house before leaving. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Bassett at 330-375-2490. The suspect is considered […]
|Some group members now reconsidering whether to ask for charges to be dismissed against man accused of impersonating officerFOX 8 / 18 d. 13 h. 14 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– Some members of a group of community leaders in Akron who originally were thinking of asking the Summit County prosecutor to dismiss sixty charges against a man accused of impersonating a police officer, are now reconsidering that. Prosecutors claim that between March 29 and April 6, 26-year-old Christopher Hendon, wearing a tactical vest, a badge and gun, operated a phony “scared straight” program. They say he sometimes handcuffed kids and walked into schools and courthouses. Community members and Hendon’s […]
|Firefighters give young survivors of burn injuries special day in AkronFOX 8 / 18 d. 15 h. 48 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio — Burn injuries can be devastating; particularly for children they can be traumatic beyond the painful and often disfiguring injury itself. But on Thursday, many young survivors of burn injuries enjoyed an opportunity designed to simply allow them to just be kids. Akron Children’s Hospital Burn Camp concluded a week of activities with what many describe as a day they look forward to all year. Twenty-seven fire trucks from throughout the region line up to create a tunnel […]
|The Thrill of Going NowhereAkron Life Magazine / 18 d. 19 h. 21 min. ago more|
Recently, I found myself going on weekend drives around The 330. These expeditions have no destination. The sole purpose is relaxation.
|App Developer Chris NicklessAkron Life Magazine / 18 d. 19 h. 30 min. ago more|
Based in The 330, Nickless is equipped with a wealth of ideas, experience, and motivation to begin establishing Ohio as the next up-and-coming source of tech development ... beginning with Vlipsy.
|Grounds crews take pride in preparing for Bridgestone InvitationalFOX 8 / 19 d. 16 h. 26 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– With a prize of more than $1 millions on the line and millions watching from all over the world, groundskeepers at the Firestone Country Club know a lot is at stake. Preparing the course requires them to meet standards and expectations that are set by the PGA, while battling the elements and a grass course that does not take time off to stop growing. “You want them perfect. I mean, they expect perfection and so do we. And […]
|Akron man sentenced for supporting ISIS urged others to behead U.S. service membersFOX 8 / 19 d. 16 h. 58 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– An Akron man accused of supporting ISIS was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Wednesday. Terrence J. McNeil, 24, pleaded guilty to five counts of solicitation to commit a crime of violence and five counts of making threatening interstate communications earlier this year. He was arrested in November 2015. According to court documents, McNeil pledged his support for the Islamic State on social media accounts. He also posted files with banners like, “Target: United States Military” and […]
|Operators of Akron restaurant sentenced for harboring 14 undocumented workersFOX 8 / 19 d. 18 h. 56 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– A couple who operated an Akron restaurant were sentenced for harboring and hiring undocumented workers, the U.S. Department of Justice announced. Zhou Qiang Zou and Xin Hsu, both 35, ran Royal Buffet and Grill near Chapel Hill Mall. Court documents said the married couple housed as many as 14 undocumented workers at one time inside their Akron home. Zou and Hsu took the workers back and forth to the restaurant, where they worked for below minimum wage or only […]
|$7 million bond for suspect in two deadly Akron firesFOX 8 / 19 d. 23 h. 56 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio — An arraignment hearing was Wednesday morning for Stanley Ford, the man accused of two fatal fires in Akron, killing nine people. Ford, 58, appeared via video at the Summit County Courthouse. Last week, Ford was indicted on multiple charges, including 22 counts of aggravated murder with death penalty specifications. He pleaded not guilty and prosecutors requested a $7 million bond. Ford is accused of starting three fires within a block of his home. One fire, in January, […]
|Suspect sought in string of Akron lawn decoration theftsFOX 8 / 20 d. 15 h. 14 min. ago more|
AKRON, Ohio– An arrest warrant has been issued for a suspect in a string of thefts that have plagued homeowners in several Akron neighborhoods this summer. Investigators said 39-year-old Olivia Collier Lemon allegedly stole dozens of lawn decorations and ornaments, and then sold them on social media websites. In the latest crime, surveillance cameras were rolling outside a home in the city’s North Hill neighborhood. A woman approached a home and tried to steal a gargoyle from the front porch. […]
|Ferrari-Carano VineyardsAkron Life Magazine / 24 d. 19 h. 2 min. ago more|
Since 1985, Don and Rhonda Carano have been making wine with a commitment to enhancing the pleasures of gracious entertaining.
|Hoppin’ Frog Brewery: Turbo Shandy Citrus AleAkron Life Magazine / 24 d. 20 h. 10 min. ago more|
What is summer without a shandy?
|Up in the AirAkron Life Magazine / 24 d. 22 h. 26 min. ago more|
Drifting above Canton in one of the balloons participating in the 2017 Balloon Classic & Fireworks as part of the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival