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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.

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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..

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.

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Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM

BRIEFLY

Free listening party The Nordonia Event Center, 10211 Northfield Road in Northfield Village, is hosting a listening party and live video taping Feb. 26 from 5 to 9 p.m. with the Epackage Band. Admission is free.

Sagamore Hills man named president of Akron-Cleveland Realtors group
Feb 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Sagamore Hills man named president of Akron-Cleveland Realtors group

Sagamore Hills resident Jim Fox, who serves as Stouffer Realty Vice President of General Sales Operations, was named president of the Akron-Cleveland Association of Realtors.

Feb 15, 2017 12:00 AM

WORTH NOTING

Elmcroft hosting free seminar Elmcroft of Sagamore Hills is hosting a free informational seminar, "Don't go Broke, Get the Right Care," Feb. 21 at noon. The seminar will cover recent changes to the law regarding Medicaid and VA benefits. The guest speaker is Daniel P. Seink, Esq., CELA.

Feb 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Two Akron RubberDucks job fairs set for February

AKRON The Akron RubberDucks announced it will host two job fairs for the upcoming 2017 season-- the Food & Beverage Job Fair on Feb. 15, and the annual Akron Baseball Job Fair on Feb. 21, for game-day and part-time positions. Both job fairs are at Canal Park and run from 5 to 7 p.m.

Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Why Facebook's audience insights matters for all marketing practices

One of my jobs in writing this column is to pass on cool marketing tools to you all. Buckle up, because today we are discussing one of the most interesting and useful digital tools available to anyone the Facebook Audience Insights tool.

By Josh Gordon
Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM

BRIEFLY

Elmcroft hosting free seminar Elmcroft of Sagamore Hills is hosting a free informational seminar, "Don't go Broke, Get the Right Care," Feb. 21 at noon. The seminar will cover recent changes to the law regarding Medicaid and VA benefits. The guest speaker is Daniel P. Seink, Esq.

Vista Springs, facility executive director recognized
Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Vista Springs, facility executive director recognized

MACEDONIA -- Vista Springs, which marked its one-year anniversary in December, has been selected as one of the 2017 Best of Assisted Living Award Winners on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America, according to a press release.

From Staff Reports
Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Real estate listings

Macedonia Raymond E And Katherine Schloss, to Michael Hodge, 8612 Larkspur Ln, $125,700 Northfield Center William C Griffith, to Kathy J Riehl, 7685 Brandywine Creek Dr, $108,500 Sheriff Of Summit County, to Federal Natl Mtg Assn, 1 Wacker Dr, S, $58,000 Northfi

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Feb 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Warren Buffett washes down Cheetos with Cherry Coke

I recently had the distinct pleasure of seeing Warren Buffett speak at an event. The books and articles written about him elevate him to nearly superhuman abilities.

By Josh Gordon
Feb 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Opportunities for business: Networking Madness, Expo

Speed networking: The popular "Networking Madness" luncheon is back. This ultimate power networking experience is scheduled for Feb. 9 at Spennato's Italian Ristorante. Registration begins at 11:15 a.m. Admission is $15 for Chamber members, $20 for non-members.

By Laura Sparano Nordonia Hills Chamber Ceo