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Splash pad construction begins for July opening
May 24, 2017 3:28 PM

Splash pad construction begins for July opening

Hudson -- Children and adults can look forward to splashing in Veterans Way Park beginning in July. Officials and members of Hudson Kiwanis joined in a groundbreaking ceremony May 24 for the Splash Pad aquatic play area feature in the downtown park.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Rotary Gala raises more than $75,000 for community
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Rotary Gala raises more than $75,000 for community

The Rotary Club of Hudson staged its 33rd annual Gala Auction May 19 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Twinsburg. The event was attended by a record 275 local citizens who generated more than $75,000 in gross revenues.

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Ward 3, Hudson Schools Community forums at Barlow Community Center May 31

HUDSON -- Councilman Alex Kelemen hosts the Spring Ward 3 Forum May 31 at 7 p.m. at the Barlow Community Center.

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Raffle benefits Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Raffle benefits Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund

The Hudson Open Golf Outing Raffle is part of the Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund's efforts to provide grants supporting students' educational experiences. The HPSEF's biggest fundraiser is the Hudson Open scheduled for June 2 at Ellsworth Meadows Golf Course.

Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra to perform at Carnegie Hall
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra to perform at Carnegie Hall

HUDSON -- An old joke starts out by asking directions to Carnegie Hall. The punchline is "practice, practice, practice." Not with the Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Streetsboro motorcycle chase nets jail time for Hudson man
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Streetsboro motorcycle chase nets jail time for Hudson man

An ex-convict from Summit County who violated his probation after being granted early release from prison two years ago is headed to jail after violating his probation by leading Streetsboro police on a high-speed motorcycle chase late last summer.

By Dave O'brien Reporter
Man makes bail after getting popped with $1.06 million in drugs
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Man makes bail after getting popped with $1.06 million in drugs

BOSTON TOWNSHIP -- A 30-year-old Ottawa Hills man was arrested in Boston Township May 8 by members of the Ohio State Patrol and charged with two felonies after troopers found 71 pounds of marijuana, 26 pounds of solid hashish and 8 pounds of liquid hash oil, all worth about $1.06 million.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Hudson Crossing sees a surge in new businesses in 2017
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson Crossing sees a surge in new businesses in 2017

Hudson ForTec Medical, a national surgical laser company for medical and surgical equipment leasing, May 11 broke ground on Hudson Crossing on the 9.6 acre parcel for a 69,300 square-foot building for its national headquarters.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
May 22, 2017 2:15 PM

Executive Shapiro proclaims May 22 as 'Turning Point Drug Court Day'

May has been designated as National Drug Court month. Throughout the nation 3,142 treatment courts have served over 1.5 million individuals.

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Tornado siren testing Begins May 23 in Hudson
May 22, 2017 11:38 AM

Tornado siren testing Begins May 23 in Hudson

Installation of the City’s new high-tech Tornado Siren System is almost complete. The next step in the process is to test the five new sirens.

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VIDEO: Students learn about physics building with BLOODHOUND model racers
May 21, 2017 12:10 AM

VIDEO: Students learn about physics building with BLOODHOUND model racers

HUDSON -- Students cheered about physics after learning the basics of design, force and energy to build a rocket car.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Work continues on Barlow Road to add trail in southern part of Hudson
May 21, 2017 12:05 AM

Work continues on Barlow Road to add trail in southern part of Hudson

Hudson -- Improvements to Barlow Road will continue through the next two years with the addition of a trail from the Metro Parks Bike and Hike trail on the west side of Terex Road to state Route 91.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Clyde, LaRose announce bids for Ohio's secretary of state
May 21, 2017 12:04 AM

Clyde, LaRose announce bids for Ohio's secretary of state

COLUMBUS -- Two lawmakers announced statewide bids Tuesday to become the Ohio's chief elections official. State Rep.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Hudson Firefighters Association donates $2,000 to St. Vincent DePaul
May 21, 2017 12:03 AM

Hudson Firefighters Association donates $2,000 to St. Vincent DePaul

HUDSON -- The Hudson Firefighters Association recently donated $2,000 to the St. Vincent DePaul Conference in Hudson to help those in our community who need assistance. The proceeds were generated through the Association's annual Holiday Fill the Boot campaign. Hudson firefighter Dr.

Summa Health breaks ground on West Tower on Akron campus
May 21, 2017 12:03 AM

Summa Health breaks ground on West Tower on Akron campus

AKRON -- Summa Health officials and a variety of guests broke ground on the new West Tower at the health provider's East Market Street Akron campus May 15. The tower is the initial step in Summa's $270 million Phase I facility plan announced last year.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Learning about America's 17 Hudsons - South Dakota
May 21, 2017 12:02 AM

Learning about America's 17 Hudsons - South Dakota

Hudson is the easternmost community in all of South Dakota. It is located along the Big Sioux River which forms the border bewteen South Dakota and Iowa. Hudson lies midway between Sioux Falls, SD to the north and Sioux City, Iowa to the south.

Brothers sentenced for September 2016 breaking and entering in Hudson
May 21, 2017 12:01 AM

Brothers sentenced for September 2016 breaking and entering in Hudson

AKRON -- Two brothers from Akron have both now been sentenced to more than 50 months each in prison for a September 2016 breaking and entering in Hudson.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
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May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Software could provide better management of public documents

HUDSON -- Not only will city workers be able to access documents easier, citizens' requests for public records could be faster.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
10 family-friendly outings for summer
May 19, 2017 5:01 PM

10 family-friendly outings for summer

With summer right around the corner, it is time to put together a plan to squeeze every last second out of those warm, never-ending days.

By Stephanie Fellenstein