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Two area roadways that are notorious for congestion, accidents, delays, and of course headaches for commuters, have been approved for funding by State Officials to widen the roads. The first area is in Summit County/Akron on I-77S between Arlington Rd. and the St. Rt. 224 Interchange where an additional lane will be added.  The other will be in Medina County, and will widen the St. Route 18 East/West Corridor from the City of Medina to the…
Monday, 11 November 2019 00:24

Massillon Twins are 3rd Generation to Serve

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It runs in the Family.  Twin brothers Larenzo and Zachary Chambliss of Massillon have just finished their Army Basic Training and are awaiting their first duty assignments.  The Brothers, like many before them are follwing in the footsteps of family, in this case its their mom, Linda, an eight-year Army reservist, as well as her 92-year-old father, Olin Ledgerwood, who served during WWII.  That makes the Fairless Grads the Third Generation to Serve in the…
I saw the headline about this the other day and had to check it out.  Having been to Niagara Falls several times in my life and seeing the power of this 'Natural Wonder' up close, it was hard to believe that anything could be stationary on the river above the falls for very long at all, let alone 101 years!  Well, on Halloween 2019, the intense winds and rains dislodged the remains of the iron vessel…
Last year in November, new ownership took over at Hill's Supply in Canal Fulton, and this year the company is thrilled to celebrate 40 years of taking care of the needs of Dairy Farmers locally, and in neighboring states. The company lost its founders in 2016 and had a couple rough years since, but thankfully the new owners and their loyal customers stuck around and helped them get through those difficult times, now Hill's Supply…
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 01:59

"I Promise Village" coming to Highland Square area

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By July of 2020, The Westmont apartment building in the Highland Square neighborhood of Akron will be ready to take new tenants.  Those tenants will be families with children that attend the 'I Promise' School, who may be in need of a safe place to call home while the Lebron James Family Foundation helps them to work out a long term plan to better their situation.   The “I Promise Village by Graduate Hotels” is a joint effort…
Monday, 04 November 2019 01:51

Deer/Vehicle Collisions at their peak in November

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Officials in the State of Ohio are reminding motorists to be a little extra cautious this month as the number of deer related accidents is usually at its highest in November.  In 2018 there were nearly 3800 collisions reported on Ohio roadways.   Stay alert and be sure to report any incidents to authorities.  CLICK HERE for more from News 5 Cleveland
Thursday, 31 October 2019 01:53

McKinley vs Massillon - Tickets, Parking, Parade details.

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Is this the 'Pups' year? Will the Tigers Take it again? The most storied rivalry in High School Football will continue this Saturday, November 2nd at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium when the Canton McKinley Bulldogs will try to best the Massillon Tigers as they face off for the 130th time. The Tigers have gotten the better of the Pups the last few years, and have been playing great football again this year, but Canton…
It may be a rough commute in and out of areas of Downtown Akron this morning A Water Main break will cause delays in the area of High Street, Between Market St. and Mill St. High Street will have restrictions while crews repair the issue, and there will be no Westbound access on Mill Street until repairs are finished. Stay tuned... Fox 8 Cleveland has the latest HERE   (Courtesy of APD and Fox 8 Cleveland)
From November 1st through Veterans Day, November 11th, The Pro Football Hall of Fame and Museum in Canton will be saying 'Thank You' to Veterans and Active Military with Free Admission for themselves and a Guest, and Free Parking, with a valid military ID.  Other discounts will be offered through the end of the Month. You'll get all the details from News 5 Cleveland if you CLICK HERE  
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 02:05

Northeast Ohio Trick-or-Treat Times and Fall Activities

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To make sure you know when to get the kiddos dressed up and ready to go door-to-door, Fox 8 Cleveland has a great list of times with links to local Gov. pages in case there are local changes due to weather, etc.  Click HERE for the list!   (For a more detailed list of Stark County times, CLICK HERE ...and if you are looking for Family Friendly Fall activities to do, CLICK HERE)
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