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Father's MS run an exercise in hope for the future
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Father's MS run an exercise in hope for the future

Matthew Minichillo is one of 18 people who will complete in a running relay this summer from Los Angeles to New York to raise awareness and funds for multiple sclerosis. Minichillo, who is an assistant dean at Kent State University, started on July 17 in Ft.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Youngsters in Hudson can pedal with a purpose
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Youngsters in Hudson can pedal with a purpose

HUDSON -- After 10 years, the Tick Tock Triathlon organized by a local nonprofit has been discontinued to make way for something new, one organizer said.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Upcoming public meeting

Barlow Road Improvements Open House Aug. 3, 6 to 8 p.m.

Hudson does part to Keep America Beautiful
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson does part to Keep America Beautiful

HUDSON -- Hudson announced July 19 that Keep Hudson Beautiful is now an official affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, an organization that works to inspire and educate people to act every day to improve and beautify their community environment.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Grab a burrito to go after the blood drive

HUDSON -- Donors participating in the Barlow Community Center blood drive July 26 from noon to 6 p.m. will receive a fresh breakfast burrito personally prepared by Brian Krasney, owner of Garretts Mill Diner.

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Accident involved several vehicles Thursday afternoon
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Accident involved several vehicles Thursday afternoon

BOSTON HEIGHTS -- The Summit County Sheriff's Office Crash Team is seeking witnesses in its investigation of a July 20 accident on Route 8 in Boston Township that killed a 47-year-old man from Washington state.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Concerns arise over 52-unit condo complex

HUDSON -- Several residents turned out at City Council's July 18 meeting to express concerns about what could be a 52-unit residential complex proposed for 12.5 acres just north of the Ohio Turnpike and east of Stow Road, across from Hudson High School.

By Ken Lahmers Reporter
Having a sale of a time
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Having a sale of a time

HUDSON -- Decent weather greeted patrons of the Hudson Side Walk Sale July 21. Many of the stores of First and Main placed their wares for passersby to peruse and purchase.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

A boost for safety services on fall ballot?

HUDSON --- City Council may ask voters Nov. 7 ballot whether to redesignate municipal income tax revenue that is shared by two city entities. Council gave first reading July 18 to legislation to submit that question to residents.

By Ken Lahmers Reporter
Hand-painted rain barrel raffled off Sept. 23
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Hand-painted rain barrel raffled off Sept. 23

The Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee is offering a chance to win a colorful rain barrel, hand-painted by Hudson High School students, as part of a raffle during the Farmer's Market Sept. 23. The winner will be selected at noon.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Rotary Club sets speakers

The Rotary Club of Hudson offers interesting and entertaining presentations at 48 meetings throughout its year of Wednesday morning breakfast meetings. Monthly themes feature credentialed speakers on current topics, and questions are encouraged.

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Metro Parks officials report car break-ins

SUMMIT COUNTY -- Officials from the Summit Metro Parks are asking for the public's assistance in helping to prevent break-ins like a series of seven that were reported July 20. Seven cars parked in six locations had windows smashed and purses taken, according to rangers.

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Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to alleged rape
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to alleged rape

AKRON -- A Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant with 18 years on the department pleaded not guilty July 21 to five felony charges including rape and kidnapping. Lt.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Summit County Fair opens with judging for 4-H
Jul 25, 2017 5:51 PM

Summit County Fair opens with judging for 4-H

Tallmadge – The Summit County Fair opened its gates July 25 and continues through July 30 at 229 E. Howe Road. Gates open at 8 a.m. and the event will be closing Tuesday through Thursday at 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday at 11 p.m.; and Sunday at 7 p.m.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Red Cross shortage continues
Jul 25, 2017 4:21 PM

Red Cross shortage continues

SUMMIT COUNTY — The American Red Cross blood shortage continues. As a way of partnering with the Red Cross, Target is offering $5 Target eGiftCards for donors from July 28 to Aug. 31.

Hudson ready to beat the heat with new splash pad
Jul 25, 2017 11:17 AM

Hudson ready to beat the heat with new splash pad

HUDSON -- It's the cool place to be July 26. The city's new splash pad will have its grand opening at Veterans Way Park July 26 at 10 a.m.

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Water main break closes North Oviatt Street in Hudson
Jul 25, 2017 9:43 AM

Water main break closes North Oviatt Street in Hudson

HUDSON – North Oviatt Street is closed between Elm Street and Aurora Street Road due to a water main break. School traffic should access the schools via Franklin Street off Aurora Street. Repairs are expected to last one day.

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Youngsters can pedal with a purpose
Jul 24, 2017 1:06 PM

Youngsters can pedal with a purpose

HUDSON — After 10 years, the Tick Tock Triathlon organized by a local non-profit has been discontinued to make way for something new, one organizer said.

By Steve Wiandt, Reporter
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Jul 24, 2017 9:41 AM

Grab a burrito to go after the blood drive

HUDSON -- Donors participating in the Barlow Community Center blood drive July 26 from noon to 6 p.m. will receive a fresh breakfast burrito personally prepared by Brian Krasney, owner of Garretts Mill Diner.

From Staff Reports
Hudson businesses having a sale of a time
Jul 24, 2017 9:10 AM

Hudson businesses having a sale of a time

HUDSON -- Decent weather greeted patrons of the Hudson Side Walk Sale July 21. Many of the stores of First and Main placed their wares for passersby to peruse and purchase.

From Staff Reports