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Hotel, new zoning rules under discussion in Northfield Village
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Hotel, new zoning rules under discussion in Northfield Village

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE -- Changes are coming to Northfield Village, but they aren't happening overnight. While the village isn't growing beyond its square-mile borders, it continues to progress in other ways.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Twenty gallons of blood, and still giving
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Twenty gallons of blood, and still giving

Macedonia resident Doris Wolfe has been giving part of herself to help others every 56 days, since the 1970s. After so many decades, one pint at a time, her blood donations have added up to 20 gallons, a milestone she marked June 29, when she topped off with one final bag.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Political Note

Healthcare rally set for July 9 Forward United NEO will conduct a healthcare rally on Twinsburg Township Square July 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. Betsy Rader, candidate for the District 14 U.S.

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Forecast shows schools will dig into cash reserves next year

NORDONIA HILLS -- An update of the school district's five-year forecast shows deficit spending will begin in 2018, a year later than the previous forecast had estimated.

By Briana Barker Reporter
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County hoping to renew developmental disabilities board levy
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

County hoping to renew developmental disabilities board levy

Summit County will ask voters to approve a six-year renewal of the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board's 4.5 mill levy on the Nov. 7 General Election ballot.

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League promotes 'disc dogging' as a worldwide competition
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

League promotes 'disc dogging' as a worldwide competition

Throwing a flying plastic disc to a dog is not just a back yard pastime for Mark Vitullo; it is a passion that he wants to share. Five years ago, the Stow resident helped organize area competitive "disc doggers" into the Ohio Disc Dog Club and began hosting events.

By Jeff Saunders Reporter
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

ROAD WORK TO START THIS SUMMER

MACEDONIA -- Orange barrels are in the city's future as nine roads are set to be paved starting in July, with more in coming years. Council unanimously voted to award the 2017 road program to the lowest bidder of two bids received, during a special meeting held June 21 at city hall.

By Briana Barker Reporter
FOUR things to do this week
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

FOUR things to do this week

If you have an event you would like to submit, send your name, a phone number and information about the event to newsleader@recordpub.com: 1 TAKE IN A CONCERT: The next Nordonia Hills Concert will be July 2 at Smith Park, 125 Houghton Road, in Northfield Village from 5 to 7 p.m.

Reminderville officer pulls weight at competition
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Reminderville officer pulls weight at competition

REMINDERVILLE -- A village police officer flexed some muscle and took home the gold in weightlifting at this year's Ohio Police and Fire Games in Canton June 11 through 16, coming within 10 pounds of the state record in the aggregate competition. Det. Sgt.

By April Helms Reporter
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

JEDD may expand to allow area's second Dunkin Donuts

MACEDONIA -- A public hearing has been scheduled for July 27 regarding adding two acres along Route 82 west of the Giant Eagle in Northfield Center to the Joint Economic Development District between the city and township. City Council scheduled the hearing for 7:15 p.m.

By Briana Barker Reporter
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Largest employer in Summit County eliminates 300 positions
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Largest employer in Summit County eliminates 300 positions

AKRON -- Summa Health, Summit County's largest employer, is eliminating 300 positions. Summa Health is facing "staggering operating losses" as inpatient and outpatient volumes this year are "dramatically down," Dr.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Summa Health eliminates 300 positions
Jun 26, 2017 12:36 PM

Summa Health eliminates 300 positions

Akron – Summa Health, Summit County's largest employer, is eliminating 300 positions. Summa Health is facing “staggering operating losses” as inpatient and outpatient volumes this year are “dramatically down,” Dr.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Breezy, showers and mild temperatures this weekend
Jun 23, 2017 11:57 AM

Breezy, showers and mild temperatures this weekend

The National Weather Service's Cleveland Office is forecasting showers and thunderstormstoday with a high near 79. Southwest winds of 9 to 11 mphandrainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch are possible.

Twinsburg man arrested for Northfield Village CVS robbery
Jun 21, 2017 2:20 PM

Twinsburg man arrested for Northfield Village CVS robbery

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE -- Justin Melinis, 29, of Twinsburg was arrested June 20 in connection to the June 2 robbery of the CVS on Route 8. Northfield Village Officer in Charge Sgt.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Motorcycle crash on Route 8 claims life of 19-year-old man
Jun 21, 2017 11:42 AM

Motorcycle crash on Route 8 claims life of 19-year-old man

Cuyahoga Falls Police and Summit County officials are investigating a motorcycle crash on southbound Route 8 south of Graham Road that claimed the life of a 19-year-old man Tuesday afternoon.

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Officer spent nearly 30 years on duty
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Officer spent nearly 30 years on duty

SAGAMORE HILLS Paul Valore turned in his Sagamore Hills Police badge after almost 30 years of service as a part-time police officer.

By Briana Barker Reporter
Village working on improvements as summer months heat up
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Village working on improvements as summer months heat up

NORTHFIELD VILLAGE -- Residents may notice some improvements starting around town.

By Briana Barker Reporter
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Northfield Center man facing felony charges
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Northfield Center man facing felony charges

MACEDONIA -- Justin Horvath, 24, of Northfield Center, is facing felony charges for the alleged attempted rape of a Macedonia woman May 28 around 3 a.m. Macedonia police Lt.

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Village home damaged after late-night stove fire spreads
Jun 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Village home damaged after late-night stove fire spreads

A stove fire that got out of control caused "significant" damage to a Vincent Avenue home in Northfield Village early June 17.

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