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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Regula's lasting legacy

Ralph Regula's lasting legacy of public service cannot be measured by all the buildings, centers and programs that bear his name. The 36 years he spent in the U.S. House of Representatives also fail to reflect with full accuracy his lifetime commitment to Stark County and the state of Ohio.

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Denser housing development not in interest of city or schools

There is a new high-density housing development being proposed across from the high school at Stow Road and the Turnpike. The proposed development would consist of up to 80, 3-bedroom ranch-style homes. There will only be a single entrance to the development, being on Stow road.

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

The most dangerous thing most people will ever do

I didn't really learn to drive until I was around 23. I got out of high school and joined the Army, spending much of my time on maneuvers and in Europe, where a quick bus ride to the train station could take you anywhere on the continent for a nominal fee.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Fiber-optics help Hudson's high-tech connections

The city of Hudson appears to have distinguished itself as a site unusually suitable for high-tech businesses by becoming one of Northeast Ohio's few communities with fiber-optic connectivity in its business districts.

By David Dix
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Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Three types of scams to beware of during summer

Summer is a prime time for scams that target consumers who want to repair or improve their property, rent a house or apartment, or even buy a puppy.

By Mike Dewine Ohio Attorney General
Lots still to look forward to this summer in Hudson
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Lots still to look forward to this summer in Hudson

It's hard to believe we are already nearing the end of July. But there is still a lot to look forward to this summer in Hudson. First on the agenda is the Hudson Wine Festival!

Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Narcan in schools? Yes, if it means saving lives

The Board of Education for Akron Public Schools received national attention this week after it voted to start keeping doses of the anti-overdose medication Narcan at its six high schools and nine middle schools.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Writer wants downtown lighting to be toned down

For a town that takes pride in its historic charm, classic good taste and thoughtful design standards, someone sure dropped the ball on the new downtown lighting.

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

'About the goofiest damn question I've ever heard'

COLUMBUS -- First off, don't ask House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) if lawmakers included funding in the biennial budget for a new leadership institute at Ohio State University to provide a place for themselves to land after they leave office.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Back yards 'intolerable' due to Route 8 noise level

I read the article in the June 28 issue of the Hudson Hub-Times, "Sound walls part of Route 8 project." My reaction to the title was one of great enthusiasm which diminished rapidly as I read the article. I quickly learned that the area to receive sound barriers was nowhere near my home.

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Do you think the minimum wage should be increased in Ohio?
Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Do you think the minimum wage should be increased in Ohio?

I think it should be raised based on the job, not every job, but it does need to be raised to between $10 to $12. We need a fair living wage.

Vince Richards, Insurance
Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Our View: Other universities should follow smoke-free lead of Kent State, Akron

More teens are kicking a deadly habit before it begins. A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released last month shows teen smoking rates have dropped to new lows in the United States. The decline is doubly important.

Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Writer says the fight for independence 'remains'

President John Quincy Adams believed succeeding generations would commemorate The Declaration of Independence, which he named The Day of Deliverance, by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty -- a celebration solemnized with pomp, parades, and with shows of games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires, illuminated from one end of the continent to the

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Thanks couple who helped puppy

To the young couple that came to my aid on Thursday, June 29, In all the commotion I failed to properly acknowledge your assistance in helping my puppy cross Hudson-Aurora Road safely.

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Responds to Council's vote on Block Grant issue

Council's 4-to-3 vote on June 20 to prevent Hudson's senior citizens, veterans, and others most in need from applying for Community Development Block Grants prompted me to pull out the city's charter and look ahead to this November's election.

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Relay For Life appreciates support of all

As the event leads for this year's American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Stow Munroe Falls and Hudson, we would like to thank everyone for their generosity and support.

Jul 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Continue tostrive for freedoms

"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.

Jul 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Why do many people break the law to celebrate independence?

It's been a long time since I've set off fireworks. I don't have to nowadays, as several of my neighbors choose to purchase and illegally fire off starbursts, mortar bombs and other explosives just a half a block or so from my back yard. The explosives never used to be so big.

By Eric Marotta News Leader Editor
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Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Biennial budget almost ready for Kasich

COLUMBUS -- We're days away from the final votes on the biennial state budget, barring some unforeseen craziness before the start of the new fiscal year.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Can something be done about road noise on I-80?

Have other Hudson residents noticed the recent massive increase in road noise from I-80? It seemed to coincide with the road widening and surfacing that was done.