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Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Chamber forms group for home-based entrepreneurs

NORDONIA HILLS -- Are you in business for yourself and based at home? Whether you are a manufacturer, artist, consultant, independent retailer or other home-based entrepreneur, the Nordonia Hills Chamber of Commerce is inviting you to get in touch.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Macedonia's Goddard School celebrates 10th anniversary
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Macedonia's Goddard School celebrates 10th anniversary

MACEDONIA -- If you are a sophomore in high school you might have been a member of the inaugural pre-school class from The Goddard School in Macedonia. The Goddard School is celebrating 10 years in its Alexandria Way location.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Rocksino's Birtha joins Komen board
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Rocksino's Birtha joins Komen board

Susan G. Komen Northeast Ohio announced in a May 30 release that Mark A. Birtha, president of the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park, will join the affiliate's board of directors. The board is looking forward to expanding its partnership with the Rocksino, the release stated.

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Junior League of Akron open house

The Junior League of Akron's spring open house is June 13 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Junior League of Akron's Headquarters, 929 W. Market St. Those interested in attending should RSVP to info@juniorleagueakron.org or call 330-836-4905. Part of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc.

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May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Vendors must reserve space at end-of-summer fest by June 9

The city of Stow will host its 11th annual Stow Summer Sunset Blast event Sept. 2 and 3 from 3 to 10 p.m. at Silver Springs Park, 5238 Young Road in Stow. There will be craft beer, musical entertainment, children's games and inflatables, food, fun, and most important -- fireworks on Sept. 2.

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May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Rocksino hosting job fair next week

Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park, 10777 Northfield Road in Northfield Village, is hosting a job fair from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 30 to fill a variety of positions. Hiring managers from each department will be on hand to conduct candidate screenings and interviews.

Recognizing Duathlon support, Chamber business, star of 2017
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Recognizing Duathlon support, Chamber business, star of 2017

Thank you to all the runners, cyclists and volunteers who made Duathlon 2017 another great race! Event shirts were provided by Wild Bill Wagner, who also co-chairs this event. Chick-Fil-A Macedonia and Panera Bread provided after-race refreshments for racers and volunteers as well.

By Laura Sparano Nordonia Hills Chamber Ceo
Township veterinary practice changes hands
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Township veterinary practice changes hands

NORTHFIELD CENTER "It seems as though I was always meant for this place," said Dr. Kelly Kontur, DVM, of taking over the Summit Animal Hospital in Northfield Center. "The deed to this place was signed on my birth date," Kontur said. "Dr.

By Briana Barker Reporter
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Annual Duathlon, Fitness Walk coming up on May 13

Attention Runners, Bikers, Walkers, and Volunteers The Nordonia Hills Duathlon & Community Fitness Walk is scheduled for May 13 at the Sagamore Hills Medical Center, Bldg. B. This race will be run rain or shine.

By Laura Spano Nordonia Hills Chamber Ceo
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiki Underground opens in Boston Heights

BOSTON HEIGHTS Tiki Underground, a new Tiki Bar and Restaurant is now open in Boston Heights. Located on Old Route 8 just south of Route 303, on the border of Boston Heights and Hudson, Tiki Underground unites Polynesian cocktails and food with traditional bar favorites.

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Akron Zoo provides opportunities for teens to be 'Junior Interpreters'
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Akron Zoo provides opportunities for teens to be 'Junior Interpreters'

The Akron Zoo is looking for teen volunteers that are interested in animals and conservation for their Junior Interpreter program for the 2017 season. The program runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day and the Junior Interpreters assist the zoo's Education Department with various activities.

Don Basch Jewelers expands with store in Ravenna
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Don Basch Jewelers expands with store in Ravenna

Ravenna wasn't without a second jewelry store for very long. Don Basch Jewelers has opened in East Main Street storefront vacated by Sydmor's jewelry store last year. The family-owned chain also has stores in Medina and Macedonia.

By Diane Smith Reporter
(Video, Photos) At the Nordonia Hills Chamber's 25th annual Expo
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

(Video, Photos) At the Nordonia Hills Chamber's 25th annual Expo

Hundreds packed Nordonia High School March 18 for the Nordonia Hills Chamber of Commerce's 25th annual Business and Community Expo.

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Hard Rock to purchase former Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City

Hard Rock International and its partners announced they have reached a definitive agreement with a wholly-owned subsidiary of investor Carl Icahn to purchase Atlantic City's former Taj Mahal.

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Bands invited to sign up for 'Hard Rock Rising' competition

Hard Rock International and Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park are calling on emerging musicians to take center stage for the chance to play during halftime at Hard Rock Stadium.

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

SCORE conducts free March workshops

AKRON -- Akron SCORE, the free mentoring program for new and existing businesses, announced today that it will present five free workshops in March 2017 at two Akron locations.

Dancing at Elmcroft
Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Dancing at Elmcroft

Elmcroft of Sagamore Hills fulfilled a Second Wind Dream for residents Joanne DelRosso and Martha Parencia. Both ladies received a private dance lesson from Dancing Wheels Company & School and then performed in front of their peers at Elmcroft. Parencia is a former line-dancing teacher.

Summit Pointe 'rededication'
Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Summit Pointe 'rededication'

Summit Pointe in Macedonia, 9633 Valley View Road, invited to community to enjoy music, margaritas and hors d'ouvres to mark the senior living community's nine-year rededication Feb. 22..

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Expo theme: 'United as a Community'
Feb 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Expo theme: 'United as a Community'

The Nordonia Hills Chamber of Commerce is spreading the word to local businesses and residents: It won't be long before the annual neighbor networking and business resource -- the 2017 Community Expo and Knight Life.

Expo theme: 'United as a Community'
Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Expo theme: 'United as a Community'

The Nordonia Hills Chamber of Commerce is spreading the word to local businesses and residents: It won't be long before the annual neighbor networking and business resource the 2017 Community Expo and Knight Life.