Cuyahoga Falls — City Council will vote on March 27 whether to contract with H.R. Gray of Akron to take on a transformation project that would open downtown Front Street to vehicular traffic for the first time in 40 years.
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GREEN, OH – The Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center announces that QuickCare, its rapid care facility which serves those with orthopaedic injuries and chronic musculo-skeletal injuries, now offers extended hours at both its locations in Montrose at 3975 Embassy Parkway, Ste. 003, in Akron and 1622 East Turkeyfoot Lake Road, Suite 201, in Green.
AKRON, Ohio – The Friends of Akron Children’s Hospital will host its annual “Purses are like Friends” luncheon on Saturday, April 1 at 11 a.m. at Fairlawn Country Club in Akron.
CLEVELAND — The American Red Cross is issuing a call for platelet and type O negative and AB blood donors to make an appointment to give after severe winter weather in some parts of the country caused about 250 Red Cross blood drives to cancel in March, resulting in more than 8,500 uncollected blood and platelet donations.
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The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank's Volunteer Center was filled with the energy of more than 300 community members as the 26th annual Harvest for Hunger campaign kicked off during a sold-out breakfast on March 1.
AKRON, OH – A grant of $20,000 has been made to Akron SCORE by GAR Foundation. The grant will help SCORE continue its services to start-up and existing businesses in Medina, Portage, Summit and Wayne counties.
Brecksville, Ohio – The Ohio Erie Canal Towpath Trail will be completely closed from through Friday, May 26, 2017 between Hillside Road and Stone Road in Valley View.
As the celebration of the first known sale of Girl Scout Cookies in 1917 rolls on, Troop 50250 comprised of girls from Amherst, Elyria, Lagrange, Olmsted Falls, and Wellington continues to exemplify the five essential skills that are taught by the Girl Scout Cookie program.
Submitted By Matt Lupica Of Girl Scouts Of North East Ohio
AKRON, Ohio – Rear Admiral June Ryan, the highest ranking U.S. military officer in Ohio, will discuss the role of the U.S. Coast Guard in countering maritime security challenges at The University of Akron on Wednesday, March 22.
Akron, OH – The 30th annual Arts Advocacy Day is taking place on March 20, 2017, and is designed to showcase the powerful effects of creative communities and the importance of strong public policies supporting arts and culture.
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The Arc of Summit and Portage Counties will host its 30th Annual Reverse Raffle and Auction on April 21 at Guy's Party Centre in Akron. The event includes a dinner, $2000 grand prize, reverse raffle, as well as a live and silent auction.
COLUMBUS – Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor is urging Ohioans newly eligible for Medicare to attend free “Welcome to Medicare” events sponsored by the Ohio Department of Insurance.
AKRON The Akron RubberDucks are seeking talented singers to tryout at its national anthem auditions on March 18 from 10 a.m. to noon at Canal Park. Pre-registration is required.
AKRON, Ohio – On March 7, nearly 450 local leaders gathered at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn to celebrate women’s philanthropy and honor Savannah James, founder of the I PROMise Makeover and the Women of Our Future mentorship program.
AKRON, Ohio – On Friday, Feb. 24, the Vernon L. Odom Fund of Akron Community Foundation awarded $11,500 in grants to programs that promote diversity and enrich the quality of life within local minority communities.
AKRON, OH – United Way of Summit County today announced the date for its upcoming Annual Meeting, set to take place on April 25. Over the past year, the organization has worked to develop a series of Bold Goals, which will be unveiled at the event.
Brecksville, Ohio – The Ohio Erie Canal Towpath Trail will be closed from 6:00 a.m. Monday March 6, 2017 through March 2018 between Hillside Road and Stone Road in Valley View.
Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro announced March 2 she has hired State Representative Greta Johnson to work in her Department of Law, Insurance and Risk Management.
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AKRON – The Knight Arts Challenge in Akron will open for submissions March 29, offering a share of $1 million to the best ideas for the arts. A project of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the challenge is open to anyone with an idea for engaging and enriching Akron through arts and culture.
Uniontown, OH – The 27th annual Akron Rotary Chili Open Golf Classic, sponsored by Wayne Homes, was held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Hale Farm and Village in Bath, OH.