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Akron Police investigating after multiple people shot near Firestone high school, 1 dead  Cleveland 19 News

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - The Akron Police Department confirmed there were multiple people shot near Firestone Community Learning Center around 9 p.m. on ...



Akron police investigating deadly shooting near Firestone high school  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- Akron police are investigating a deadly shooting near the Firestone Community Learning Center. According to the department, it happened the ...



One dead, one wounded after gunmen fire into crowd near Firestone high school  Akron Beacon Journal

A man was fatally shot Sunday night near Firestone high school in Northwest Akron following a fight between two people that escalated into more, police said.



High school baseball/Firestone 8, Ellet 1: Falcons win City Series postseason title  Akron Beacon Journal

The Firestone Falcons are playing their best baseball at the absolute right time in 2019.*Fresh* off a Division I sectional final win over Wooster on Thursday, host ...



Former Firestone high assistant basketball coach acquitted of sexual battery  Akron Beacon Journal

A former assistant basketball coach at Firestone High School has been acquitted of sexual battery for an alleged relationship with a student.Jessica Saffold, 28 ...



Firestone Community Learning Center’s High School Marching Band  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Oh -- Under the direction of Kate Ferguson, the Firestone Community Learning Center is in the Akron Public School system and was formerly ...



Magical realism makes a fun challenge for Firestones Big Fish  Akron Beacon Journal

On Wednesday at Firestone High School, technical director James Welch and his student crew attached rods to the legs of three big elephant puppets hanging ...



Photos: Photos: The career of Akron's Black Keys  Akron Beacon Journal

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, in New York on Sept. 29, 2012. [AP Photo by Evan ...



High school softball: Perry, Louisville, Manchester, Revere stars stand out  Akron Beacon Journal

Softball in Stark County continues to be a big deal.With four different schools winning state titles in the 2000s, the county is strong and is showing no signs of ...



2 killed in Akron motorcycle crash  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio - Akron Police Captain David Laughlin tells FOX 8 traffic officers are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash. It happened Monday around 6:50 ...



See where your school ranks on U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools list  Akron Beacon Journal

U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of the "Best High Schools" in the country Tuesday, with Aurora and Hudson ranking as the ninth and 11th best ...



Two teens shot in Akron basement shouldnt have been down there  Akron Beacon Journal

After sundown Wednesday, a group of seven or eight teenagers escaped the cold in the basement of a two-story, red-brick duplex on Grand Avenue, goofing ...



Police investigating after 3 shot in Akron  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- Police are investigating after three people were shot in Akron Wednesday night. According to police, the shooting occurred on Noah Avenue ...



Missing: Sha’Nija Stafford  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Amanda Berry and FOX 8 are working together to help locate missing individuals across Northeast Ohio and reunite them with their families. Sha'Nija Stafford ...



High school notebook: Coaches heap praise on Buchtel freshman Chris Livingston  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel freshman basketball player Chris Livingston is living up to the hype that preceded his high school debut in December.Livingston, a 6-foot-5 guard, ...



Akron student calls out President Trump during Firestone High School walkout  WKYC-TV

AKRON, Ohio -- “Mr. President, can you spare a dime? Can you spare a small amount of time to acknowledge a tragedy without victim blaming?” Those are the ...



High school results/schedules, May 18 - Sports  Akron Beacon Journal

TRACK & FIELDBOYSBEDFORD DIVISION II DISTRICT(At Bearcat Stadium, Bedford)Team Standings: 1. Woodridge 98; 2. Tallmadge 95; 3. St. Vincent-St. Mary ...



Akron bridge transformed with stars and stripes  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio-- It's a special display of honor and patriotism just in time for Independence Day. The Akron Police Department, Akron Fire Department, city ...



Detectives investigating early morning shooting in Akron  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- Detectives in Akron are investigating an early morning shooting. According to Akron police, the shooting occurred around 12:30 a.m. in the 1000 ...



Former Firestone estate in Akron for sale for a whopping $8.65 million  Akron Beacon Journal

There's a nice starter house on the market in Akron for a mere $8.65 million.A price tag fitting for a starter for, say, the Los Angeles Lakers.The asking price could ...



Nuevo owner Zack Hirt dies at age 43  Akron Beacon Journal

Calling hours will be Friday for an Akron native and chef who brought modern Mexican food to his hometown.Zachary "Zack" Hirt, 43, took his own life April 19 ...



Bridgestone plans to build new manufacturing facility in Akron  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio-- Bridgestone Americas announced its plans to build a new manufacturing facility in Akron, which will be home to Firestone race tire production.



Cleats donated to Akron Firestone football team after players seen wearing tennis shoes  WKYC.com

A high school football team in Akron got a big surprise from an unlikely source. Last Saturday, during a football game between Massillon and Firestone, some ...



Multicultural cast drives epic Aida for Akrons All-City Musical  Akron Beacon Journal

The epic Elton John-Tim Rice musical "Aida" is a story of war between Egypt and Nubia that gives birth to a star-crossed love affair between Aida, the captured ...



City Series girls basketball postseason final / Kenmore-Garfield 49, Buchtel 46: Golden Rams upset defending champion Griffins  Akron Beacon Journal

Heading into Thursday night's City Series postseason final, everything seemed to be working against Kenmore-Garfield. The Golden Rams had already lost to ...



Barberton school board to consider extending Superintendent Ramnytz contract four years  Akron Beacon Journal

The Barberton Board of Education has scheduled a special session for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday that includes consideration of a 4-year contract for Superintendent ...



Students at Firestone plan to make difference beyond national walkout  Akron Beacon Journal

All was quiet in Firestone High School until 9:50 a.m. Wednesday. As the clock ticked closer to 10 a.m., students began abandoning their Akron classroom seats ...



Library dedicated in memory of 10-year-old killed in Akron school crosswalk  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio - The school library at Glover CLC in Akron was dedicated Tuesday in honor of a 10-year-old who was hit and killed in a school crosswalk.



‘It’s like wild, wild west’: Some Akron residents living in fear after more stray bullets hit cars, homes  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio- The rash of shootings that began earlier this year in Akron continued once again over the weekend. According to Akron police, a man was taken ...



Ex-basketball coach at Akron High School accused of sexual relationship with student  fox8.com

AKRON, Ohio-- A former basketball coach at an Akron high school was arrested on Thursday. Jessica Saffold, 28, of Chagrin Falls, was charged with sexual ...



A dozen Akron school buses get stuck on routes due to road concerns  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio - Akron Public Schools returned to class Wednesday for the first time since Winter Storm Harper dumped 12 inches of snow over Akron this ...



High school girls basketball / Ellet 30, Firestone 27: McKenzi Corples 3-pointer in final seconds lifts Ellet to City Series win  Akron Beacon Journal

Ellet freshman McKenzi Corple had one of those moments in which pure joy met disbelief on the basketball court Thursday night at Firestone.With the score tied ...



Akron woman launches ride service for children  Akron Beacon Journal

As a single mom with three kids, Sierra Young understands that life can get hectic shuttling children around.To and from school.To and from extracurricular ...



Akron police faced violent weekend with multiple shootings  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron police dealt with a violent weekend involving multiple shootings, including a man killed by gunfire in North Hill and a teenager shot in the face.



Veteran, 86, receives diploma from Ellet High School  Akron Beacon Journal

For decades, 86-year-old Floyd Edward "Ed" Hoskins watched his 11 children and 19 grandchildren walk across dozens of high school and college graduation ...



Regional news briefs: June 26, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

AKRONMan charged with assaultafter North Hill stabbingAn Akron man was charged with felonious assault after he allegedly stabbed another man multiple ...



Students fight for change at Firestone High School during national walkout  WKYC-TV

March 14, 2018: 'We are standing here because we know that we can defeat it. We are not afraid!' Those were the words of a Firestone High School student ...



Missing: Carmen Torres  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

FOX 8 and Amanda Berry need your help finding missing individuals throughout Northeast Ohio. 16-year-old Carmen Torres is a student at Firestone High ...



Hopeful signs emerging in Akron's economy - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Marlene Denholm and Brooke Kennamore get a firsthand look at ongoing Akron economic development.That's because they have a true front-row seat to the ...



Elderly Akron couple stuck in snow robbed at gunpoint  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio-- Two people were arrested after Akron police say they robbed an elderly couple at gunpoint. A husband and wife were backing out of their ...



79-year-old woman struck by stray bullet near her home in Akron: ‘The violence has to stop’  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON -- Akron police are investigating another shooting where an innocent bystander was struck. Lt. Rick Edwards says an elderly woman was standing in a ...



29 Democrats file in flurry of contested city races  Akron Beacon Journal

Nearly 30 Akron Democrats are running for city council as the first-term mayor faces one challenger in the May 7 primary.Across the city's 10 wards, only Rich ...



Families lament senseless death  Akron Beacon Journal

Two mothers embraced at the Summit County Courthouse on Wednesday, weeping for their sons — one was shot to death April 16 and the other is going to ...



Akron Public Schools administrative offices to begin moving by end of April  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron Public Schools' 300 administrative employees will begin moving into their new office at 10 N. Main St. — the building SummaCare previously occupied ...



Kerry Clawson: Insanely funny [title of show] is something to love  Akron Beacon Journal

The musical "[title of show]" is just crazy enough that I love it.This wonderfully creative, irreverent and very adult musical is being produced by husband-wife team ...



Four injured during two Akron shootings related to ongoing feud  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio-- Four people were injured during two shootings in Akron Wednesday night. Police say the incidents appear to be related to an ongoing feud.



Bailey Piano Project students host solo recital  Akron Beacon Journal

Bailey Piano Project presented a solo recital April 20 at Ludwig Hall, Kent State University. The students of Arlene Bailey performed music of Haydn, Mozart, ...



Bath Elementary is a ‘Cool School’  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON-What does it take to be a hero? It is not super powers or the ability to save the world. Sometimes, it is just being a great teammate. Working together is a ...



2019 Star Students: Semifinalists  Akron Beacon Journal

Graduating seniors from high schools in Summit, Stark, Portage, Medina, Wayne and southern Cuyahoga counties are eligible for Star Students recognition in ...



Teacher at Firestone High School on paid leave for alleged inappropriate sexual behavior  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

An Akron math teacher is on paid administrative leave following a complaint of alleged inappropriate sexual behavior. An Akron Public Schools spokesperson ...



Copley-Fairlawn student charged after threat against school  Akron Beacon Journal

COPLEY — A Copley-Fairlawn Middle School student has been charged with inducing panic and threatening violence after he was accused Thursday of ...



Akron Public Schools Robotics Team Invited to World Championships  WKSU News

A team of high school students from Akron will be competing this year to be crowned robotics world champions. Curtis the robot is wandering around a.



Akron Ohio News - Firestone alums get last, first looks at schools  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Members of the Firestone High School Class of 1966 had one question June 25 before they were let in to see their old...



High school boys basketball: Copley scheduled to host two senior all-star games Wednesday  Akron Beacon Journal

The Greater Akron Basketball Coaches Association will have two senior all-star games on Wednesday at Copley High School.GABCA representatives Adam ...



Police investigating fatal shooting in Akron  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- One person is dead and two others are hurt after a shooting in Akron Sunday night. Akron police said four people were in a vehicle when it ...



KeyBank, APS open mock bank inside East CLC to teach financial skills  Akron Beacon Journal

Patricia VanSickle acknowledges she's pretty good at spending the money she earns working at KFC after school.Saving that money? Not as much."I'm not all ...



Firestone High School teacher placed on leave; district investigating alleged racist rant on Facebook  Akron Beacon Journal

Phil TrexlerA Firestone High School music teacher is being investigated for using racial epithets in a Facebook rant about Halloween trick-or-treaters.



Boys basketball: Freshman star Chris Livingston continues to develop alongside brother Cordell as Buchtel prepares for state tournament  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel freshman Chris Livingston held multiple college scholarship offers before his first high school basketball game.National website and recruiting analysts ...



Akron Public Schools Announces Partnership for 'Field Trips On Steroids'  WKSU News

Akron Public Schools' Superintendent David James gave his annual State of the Schools address Thursday. He highlighted the district's academic successes.



High school boys basketball / Buchtel 60, Poland Seminary 51: Griffins advance to Division II regional final  Akron Beacon Journal

CANTON — There are pretty basketball games and there are ugly basketball games.Wednesday night's Division II regional semifinal between Buchtel and ...



LeBron James Family Foundation, 2K Foundation opens new gym near I PROMISE School  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- Children got to play in a new gym at the Balch Street Community Center in Akron Friday. The LeBron James Family Foundation and the 2K ...



Kent State unveils partnership with Akron Public Schools to strengthen innovation, design thinking  Kentwired

Akron Public high school students' learning will soon expand beyond the classroom, allowing them to engage in opportunities targeted toward their college ...



Akron youth sports legend Jerry Rowland dies at 69  Akron Beacon Journal

Straight Up! AKRON legend man! Always looked out for me when I was a youngin walking the streets looking for a place to hoop. May You Rest in Paradise ...



Second year of Bridgestone Senior Players will gain cachet as PGA Tour stars turn 50  Akron Beacon Journal

Perhaps the most gracious compliment about the Senior Players Championship ending its rotation and moving to Firestone Country Club for four years under ...



Crime and gunfire leave Akron residents shaken  Akron Beacon Journal

Jackie Easley feels a deepening dread every Thursday."It's the weekend, and I wonder who's going to get shot and killed now," said Easley, 59, who lives in ...



High school boys basketball: St. V-M, Lunden McDay aim for third state title in a row  Akron Beacon Journal

When Lunden McDay and his parents relocated from Columbus back to Akron three years ago, the young teenager was not a happy camper.Despite having ...



16-year-old shot at Akron house party  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON-Akron police are investigating a shooting that hospitalized a 16-year-old boy. Shortly after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, officers were called to the 100 block of ...



Akron school sued over alleged sexual battery  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

A former Firestone high school student filed a lawsuit against the district, board of education, school officials and her former basketball coach for damages that ...



List of cooling centers in Northeast Ohio  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

With an excessive heat warning issued, cooling centers are open in places across Northeast Ohio. We will keep adding to this list as we learn of more locations.



Two in police custody in hoax threat at Euclid High School  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

EUCLID- Euclid High School was placed on a lockdown Monday morning after the Euclid Police Department received a call that turned out to be a hoax.



Regional news briefs: April 17, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

AKRON. County councilman plans. office hours Wednesday. Summit County Councilman Jerry Feeman will host public office hours 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at ...



Cuyahoga Falls embraces river through downtown  Akron Beacon Journal

Third in a three-part series. Read the first and second parts of the series on Ohio.com.CUYAHOGA FALLS — When Cuyahoga Falls Mayor and native Don ...



Teen boy dead after ‘negligent shooting’ in Akron  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

editor's note: Akron police originally reported two teens were killed in the incident Wednesday night. We have since confirmed with the Summit County Medical ...



High school boys basketball / Trotwood-Madison 102, Buchtel 72: Griffins bow out in Division II state semifinal  Akron Beacon Journal

COLUMBUS — The Trotwood-Madison boys basketball team was as fast as advertised on Thursday night, much to the dismay of Buchtel.Trotwood-Madison ...



Slow down: School zone lights flashing in summer are for real  Akron Beacon Journal

Just because school is out doesn't mean drivers can ignore those flashing 20 mph speed limit signals.Officials in Akron's Traffic Engineering Division are ...



High school basketball/Jackson 75, Ellet 73 (OT): Polar Bears outlast Orangemen at foul line in Willoughby Gymnasium finale  Akron Beacon Journal

It was a special night in Ellet's Willoughby Gymnasium.Save for a glitch here and a glitch there, it could have been a very special night. In the final ...



The Bookseller is closing its doors; independent Akron shop to become internet-only  Akron Beacon Journal

The Bookseller, an Akron independent bookstore that has been in business since the late 1940s, will close its doors in August and become an internet-only ...



Authorities ID body of 62-year-old man found in Cuyahoga River. Search continues for man, 24, swept away Sunday  Akron Beacon Journal

Kayakers searching for another body in the Cuyahoga River on Monday found that of Ratna Mahat, 62, of Akron, who had been reported missing May 31.



Regional news briefs: June 1, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

AKRON. Gunman hits clerk in face. in store robbery attempt. Police were searching for a masked man who hit a convenience store clerk in the face with a ...



High schools: State wrestling tournament will change to Friday-through-Sunday format  Akron Beacon Journal

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced changes to the 2020 individual wrestling and girls basketball state tournaments in Columbus.



Brother of former NFL and Ohio State running back Beanie Wells fatally shot in Akron; $30,000 in reward money offered  Akron Beacon Journal

Joel Wells apparently was taking his infant daughter to day care when he made a stop at a friend's house in East Akron and was shot to death Thursday.



Pot deal reportedly turns violent in East Akron  Akron Beacon Journal

A meet-up to buy and sell marijuana in Akron on Monday turned violent when an unknown man robbed those involved in the transaction and then fired shots at ...



High school baseball/Mentor 7, Walsh Jesuit 5: Warriors stopped one step short of state  Akron Beacon Journal

LOUISVILLE — In a game that featured 12 runs, 19 hits and 234 pitches, the Division I regional baseball final between Walsh Jesuit and Mentor came down to ...



High school football / Hoban 42, Massillon 28: Knights top Tigers to win Division II state championship, earn fourth state title in a row  Akron Beacon Journal

CANTON – Archbishop Hoban faced a stiff challenge from Massillon on Thursday night in the Division II state championship football game at Tom Benson Hall of ...



2019 primary election results throughout the region  Akron Beacon Journal

Here are the current results in key races and issues being tracked by the Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com today.For complete results from our local 5-county ...



Akron, Stark State may swap land for free tuition  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron city employees and their families may soon be going to college for free through a land deal with Stark State College.In a proposal requiring a final vote ...



Staff cuts, new levy loom for Cuyahoga Falls schools  Akron Beacon Journal

CUYAHOGA FALLS — The city's school superintendent warned Wednesday that he is considering cutting 28 employees and will propose a new levy next month ...



Bridgestone Senior Players: Steve Stricker pursues record-tying third senior major  Akron Beacon Journal

When Steve Stricker chose to compete in this week's Bridgestone Senior Players over the John Deere Classic, chasing history played a part.Stricker, 52, won the ...



High school baseball / Cleveland Benedictine 5, Tallmadge 1: Blue Devils season ends in Division II regional semifinal  Akron Beacon Journal

HUDSON — If you're a member of the Tallmadge baseball team, the rules are ruthlessly simple. “Our goal is always to win a state championship,” 16th-year Blue ...



High school basketball/Buchtel 83, East 60: Chris Livingston scores 25 points to lead Griffins  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel boys basketball coach Matt Futch continues to encourage his players to share the ball on offense and play with a tenacious effort on defense.His players ...



Police continue search for Akron man suspected in fatal shooting  Akron Beacon Journal

Police continued the search Wednesday for a 24-year-old Akron man suspected of fatally gunning down a man in broad daylight Monday in the Summit Lake ...



Dru Joyces annual youth basketball tournament continues to boost Akron economy  Akron Beacon Journal

The Dru Joyce Classic has changed over the years, but its economic impact on Akron and the surrounding area has remained consistent since its inception.



Teen called hero after trying to extinguish kitchen fire that kills 93-year-old woman in Springfield Township  Akron Beacon Journal

SPRINGFIELD TWP. — A 93-year-old woman was killed Tuesday morning in a house fire, despite what firefighters and the family say was a heroic effort by the ...



Four arrested in relation to missing Akron woman who reportedly was shot and killed  Akron Beacon Journal

An Akron woman, reported missing earlier this month, may have been shot and killed and dumped in a wooded area, according to court records obtained ...



Winter storm Harper could drop up to 18 inches of snow in Akron area; could be “worse” storm in a decade  Akron Beacon Journal

Harper is coming for a visit.And if the forecasts hold true, the so-called winter storm could dump anywhere from 10 to 15 inches of snow in Akron and even more ...



High school boys basketball / Copley 59, Walsh Jesuit 46: Indians advance to play top-seeded St. Vincent-St. Mary in Division I district final  Akron Beacon Journal

BARBERTON — It was speculated as long ago as last spring and it became a reality late in the summer.“As soon as I heard they were in our district I had an idea ...



Akron man, suspected of fatally shooting 23-year-old man, is fugitive of the week  Akron Beacon Journal

The primary suspect in a violent slaying June 3 in Akron's Summit Lake neighborhood has become the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force's fugitive of the ...



Manchester Road closed after portion of street collapses in New Franklin  Akron Beacon Journal

NEW FRANKLIN — The city closed Manchester Road on Tuesday after a portion of the roadway collapsed because of an aging culvert.The road, which also is ...



Pedestrian struck, killed on Route 8 in Akron  Akron Beacon Journal

A 32-year-old pedestrian from Richmond, Virginia, was struck and killed by a vehicle Tuesday night on state Route 8 in downtown Akron.The victim, whose ...



West Side Story a momentous event with Akron Symphony, singers  Akron Beacon Journal

"West Side Story" was a momentous occasion Saturday night at E.J. Thomas Hall as the Akron Symphony Orchestra played the concert version of the beloved ...



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