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Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Questions Gleneagles Golf Course club house project

Who are we actually building this the Gleneagles Golf Course club house for? Why does the mayor and a few Councilors want this club house so bad? Seems very pricey and unnecessary for most residents, or will it be built for the rest of Northeast Ohio to enjoy?

Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM

The Way it Was: Can you match the company with the product?

Which is easier to remember -- a brand name, or the name of the product it represents? In a case such as Bayer aspirin, the two are very closely linked. In other cases, they're not. I wonder how successful my readers will be in attaching products to this list of brand names.

By John Straka
Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Go check your voter registration status, right now

Columbus -- Maybe you're a regular voter, casting a ballot whenever the polls are open, whether a primary, general or special election.Maybe you send in an absentee ballot to avoid the lines on election days.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM

OUR VIEW: Twinsburg city, township, school district should join OhioCheckbook.com

We encourage the city of Twinsburg, Twinsburg Township and the Twinsburg school district to join OhioCheckbook.com.

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Sep 27, 2016 10:27 AM

Guest Column: Heroin crisis requires all of Summit County to work together

The numbers are staggering. Since January of this year, emergency crews have responded to over 500 heroin overdose calls in Akron alone. And in the month of July, nearly 30 people died in Akron from taking heroin or heroin laced with fentanyl or even worse, carfentanil.

By Sherri Bevan Walsh | Summit County Prosecutor
Sep 22, 2016 1:01 PM

Dreaming Out Loud: Do your own research while you watch the debates Monday night

The first presidential debate is this coming Monday night, Sept. 26. Living under a rock would not prevent you from knowing the two people running for office -- Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

By Andrew Adam | Hudson Hub-times Editor
Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM

The Way it Was #1449: How's your knowledge of old-time brands and products? (Part I)

If I say to you, "Toyota," or "Honda," you will know that those are brand names for certain kinds of automobiles. But what if I say, "Gold Cross?" If you are younger than 30, you probably will not have even a good guess as to what the Gold Cross product is, or was.

By John Straka
Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM

OUR VIEW: Questions complicate marijuana use in Ohio

Use of legalized drug awaits drafting of state regulations

Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Chief Justice: Get out, votes for judges (and tell others, too)

Columbus -- In less than two months, eligible Ohioans will help decide the next president of the United States.They'll also vote on a U.S. Senate race and a bunch of U.S. House races and for a whole slew of state Senate and House seats.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Those who sit for anthem 'disrespectful and misguided'

LetterThose who sit for the anthem 'disrespectful and misguided'An open letter to those who sit for the national anthem: You are disrespectful and misguided.Yes, there is much to be done in the way of race relations.

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Sep 14, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Faith, peace, love needed in wake of tragedies

LetterFaith, peace, love needed in wake of tragediesA peaceful evening, calm and quiet. Labor Day week-end, the traditional end to the summer season.But Sept. 4 had a very different ending -- many sad endings, in fact.

Sep 14, 2016 12:00 AM

Sidelines: Remembering: September 11, 2001

They say you always remember where you were when ...It was a perfect almost-fall morning -- the sun shining, a beautiful blue sky above. At Record Publishing Co. in Stow, we were finishing up our weekly publications for Wednesday. A typical September Tuesday.

By Marsha Mckenna | Stow Sentry Senior Editor
Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM

The Way it Was: Tales from the contractor's boarding house in Akron

Leonard and I graduated from high school together in 1935. He was not only my classmate, but also a friend and neighbor. We had a Shopping News route. Shopping News was delivered to every household, free, and it was full of advertising. That is all done now by mail.

By John Straka
Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM

Our View: Overdose death trend in Ohio disturbing

Tough approach works in Singapore; should be considered by legislature

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Stop thinking about politics for a moment and start thinking about butterflies

Columbus -- It's all Trump this, Hillary that at the moment, with more than a little of your time being devoted to conversations about building some sort of barrier along the country's southern border with Mexico, right?

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Aug 31, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Author applauds Township Heights documentary

LetterApplauds Township Heights documentaryI'm excited that the oral history and documentary of Twinsburg Township Heights, "Voices of the Hill," has been selected to be screened at Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival.

Aug 31, 2016 12:00 AM

OUR VIEW: 'Annie's Law' approved by Ohio House; Senate should follow suit

OK ignition interlocks for first-time DUI offenders

Aug 31, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Kasich keeps talking about drug addiction, and you should, too

Columbus -- Gov. John Kasich was stumping for Republican Sen. Rob Portman recently when his thoughts turned to drug addiction."You know not to touch them, right?" he told one teen campaign volunteer.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
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Aug 24, 2016 12:00 AM

OUR VIEW: Correlate funding, results in education; Auditor Yost's remedy for fraud in Ohio online sc

Ohio Auditor Dave Yost's call for Ohio lawmakers to pay electronic schools based on their educational results is a step in the right direction. It may correct a scandalous and fraudulent use of taxpayers' dollars earmarked for education.

Aug 24, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Kasich leaving behind the '80s for the 21st Century

Columbus -- Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman was asked last week about gay marriage and legislation banning discrimination in housing and employment based on an individual's sexual orientation.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief