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Summit Metro Park officials report car break-ins
Jul 21, 2017 5:46 PM

Summit Metro Park officials report car break-ins

SUMMIT COUNTY — Officials from the Summit Metro Parks are asking for the public's assistance in helping to prevent break-ins like a series of seven that were reported July 20.

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to rape
Jul 21, 2017 2:22 PM

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to rape

AKRON — A Summit County Sheriff’s lieutenant with 18 years on the department pleaded not guilty July 21 to five felony charges including rape and kidnapping.

By Tim Troglen, Reporter
Summit County court selected for pilot mediation program
Jul 21, 2017 12:17 PM

Summit County court selected for pilot mediation program

Judge Amy Corrigall Jones, Administrative Judge of the Summit County Common Pleas Court General Division is pleased to announce the Court has been selected by the Ohio Supreme Court as one of only 12 such courts in Ohio to participate in a program aimed at determining if mediation is a fitting resolution for certain civil stalking cases.

Mosquito spraying in Twinsburg area next week
Jul 21, 2017 10:44 AM

Mosquito spraying in Twinsburg area next week

Summit County Public Health will spray for mosquitoes in the Twinsburg area next week, on the following dates: Monday, July 24: Northweast Twinsburg Thursday, July 27: Reminderville, Twinsburg Township and east Twinsburg.

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Twinsburg's Cellular Connection ready to assist with backpack giveaway
Jul 20, 2017 2:17 PM

Twinsburg's Cellular Connection ready to assist with backpack giveaway

Round Room LLC, the nation's largest Verizon Authorized Wireless Retailer, announced recently that its TCC and Wireless Zone stores will donate 172,000 backpacks full of school supplies July 23 to ensure children across the U.S. are well prepared for the start of the school year.

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Twinsburg student raises money for at-risk youth
Jul 20, 2017 1:42 PM

Twinsburg student raises money for at-risk youth

TWINSBURG — Twinsburg High School junior Jonathan Brooks, 16, is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser from Aug.

By April Helms, Reporter
Twinsburg School Board meets Thursday morning
Jul 19, 2017 5:43 PM

Twinsburg School Board meets Thursday morning

There will be a Special Meeting of the Twinsburg Board of Education Thursday, July 20, at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be at the Twinsburg Board of Education Office, 11136 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg.

Summit County Triangle building dedicated to Russ Pry
Jul 19, 2017 10:46 AM

Summit County Triangle building dedicated to Russ Pry

On Monday, July 31, the Summit County Triangle Building, located at 1180 South Main St. in Akron, will be dedicated as the Russell M. Pry Building in honor of Summit County's late Executive Russ Pry, who passed away last summer.

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Rotary hosts June speaker
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Rotary hosts June speaker

Smooth sailing for River Run
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Smooth sailing for River Run

On July 9, the Rotary Club of Twinsburg had its inaugural Rotary River Run, the first of three sessions slated in July.

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Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tardy applicants will pay more for senior snowplowing

TWINSBURG -- Eligible seniors wishing to take advantage of the city's snowplowing service are strongly encouraged to register by Nov. 30 -- or pay $25 more. City Council unanimously approved changing the fee schedule for the service to $75, up from $50, in June.

By April Helms Reporter
Historical society opens doors to renovated museum on Founders' Day
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Historical society opens doors to renovated museum on Founders' Day

TWINSBURG -- The Twinsburg Historical Society will celebrate Founders' Day July 22 with a grand reopening of the Twinsburg Historical Society Museum. Residents can come and see the work that Trustees and members have been doing with dues dollars and donations.

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Maestro mayor
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Maestro mayor

Village Councilor looks to 'give back'
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Village Councilor looks to 'give back'

REMINDERVILLE -- The village's newest Councilor is also a recent resident. Becki Kovach, who was sworn in July 11, moved to Reminderville from Twinsburg in 2015 with her husband. Kovach, one of four who applied for the position, was approved 5-0 by Council.

By April Helms Reporter
Recalling one fateful night nine years ago
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Recalling one fateful night nine years ago

TWINSBURG -- One fateful night nine years ago would change Twinsburg -- as well as the friends and family of slain Twinsurg Officer Joshua Miktarian -- forever.

By April Helms Reporter
200 years: What a time to be in Twinsburg
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

200 years: What a time to be in Twinsburg

TWINSBURG -- The original 16 acres in the community, purchased by the Alling family in 1817 and now known as Twinsburg Township Square, will provide a fitting backdrop for the fanfare of Founders' Day, the hallmark celebration for the city's Bicentennial.

By Andrew Schunk Editor
Twinsburg firefighter saves life while off duty
Jul 18, 2017 2:26 PM

Twinsburg firefighter saves life while off duty

GLENWILLOW -- What initially started out as a weekend motorcycle ride with his fiance and some friends eventually turned into a lunchtime experience that full-time Twinsburg firefigher/paramedic Kris Longo will not soon forget.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
2 arrested, 1 sought after Twinsburg chase Sunday night
Jul 17, 2017 10:25 AM

2 arrested, 1 sought after Twinsburg chase Sunday night

TWINSBURG -- Police are looking for a third suspect in a Sunday night chase which resulted in the arrest of two women. Assistant Twinsburg Police Chief Robert Gonsiewski said an officer tried to pull over a car around 9:14 p.m. near a Route 91 pharmacy for a marked lanes violation.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
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Preparing for Summit County Fair a year-round process
Jul 17, 2017 9:07 AM

Preparing for Summit County Fair a year-round process

Tallmadge -- Planning is at fever pitch as the date for the 2017 Summit County Fair approaches. The summer staple will run from July 25-30 on the grounds at 229 E. Howe Road, and Theresa Call, one of its organizers, is expecting between 35,000 and 40,000 attendees.

By Ellin Walshreporter
New face on Reminderville Council looks to 'give back'
Jul 15, 2017 8:21 PM

New face on Reminderville Council looks to 'give back'

REMINDERVILLE -- The village's newest Councilor is also a recent resident. Becki Kovach, who was sworn in July 11, moved to Reminderville from Twinsburg in 2015 with her husband. Kovach, one of four who applied for the position, was approved 5-0 by Council.

By April Helms Reporter