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Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Riverfront YMCA Notes (Dec. 4, 2016)

The Y: So Much More The Y is more than a place to work out, take fitness classes, play sports, and swim. The Y also offers child care, community First Aid/CPR classes, party rentals, and volunteer opportunities.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Electric System offers annual AMP scholarship program

Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters announces that application information for the 2017 American Municipal Power (AMP) Scholarship Program is now available.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Subscribers to the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press receive perks

Like the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press? We really enjoy spending the week with you, through the pages of our newspaper as well as our website, www.fallsnewspress.com. We'd like to invite you to become a voluntary subscriber to the paper.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls mayor accepting applications for spots on Youth Advisory Council

Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters has announced that he is now accepting applications for the 2017 Mayor's Youth Advisory Council. He is seeking eight energetic, engaged students who reside in the City of Cuyahoga Falls and are in grades 9 through 12.

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Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls church shows movie on Mother Teresa Dec. 10

"The Letters," (PG), a drama that explores the life of Mother Teresa, will be presented as part of the Community Vineyard Church "Movies with a Message," on Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. Community Vineyard Church, located at 2543 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls, is the former home of Loew's State Theatre.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Coffee with Editor meeting Dec. 12

Coffee with the Editor with Cuyahoga Falls News-Press Editor Phil Keren will take place Dec. 12 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 Third St. Stop by to share feedback on the paper or story ideas. Coffee is on us!

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls PTA Santa Lunch is Dec. 17

"How the Grinch Stole Christmas" Santa Lunch hosted by the CF PTA Council will take place Dec. 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls High School. Attendees should come dressed as their favorite Who, enjoy games, crafts, activities, door prizes and lunch with Santa and the Grinch.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Upcoming GriefCare events listed

The GriefCare Place offers support groups that give those grieving the loss of a loved one by death the understanding of the grief process and encourages them that healing will come. All grief support groups are at no cost.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls and Silver Lake Datebook (Dec. 4, 2016)

Dec. 4 Silver Lake Garden Club Christmas Tree lighting, 4:30 p.m., Christmas Tree Island, corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and Hastings Road. Dec. 5 Cuyahoga Falls City Council, 6:30 p.m., Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. Silver Lake Village Council, 7 p.m.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Community Chorus plans holiday shows

The Cuyahoga Falls Community Chorus, under the direction of Ted Shure, has been in full concert mode for the start of its 30th anniversary season. Upcoming concerts for this Christmas season include a performance at St. Luke's Lutheran Church on Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. St.

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Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Pearl Harbor program is Dec. 7

American Legion Charles Faust Post 281, 1601 Front St., will host a Pearl Harbor ceremony on Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. Former Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Robart is scheduled to speak at the program. The public is invited to attend to remember the 75th anniversary of Japan's attack on the U.S.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Parks & Recreation News (Dec. 4, 2016)

Natatorium hosts Sports Agility Training The Natatorium is partnering with Action Packed Sports Performance to take athlete's speed, power and agility to the next level.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls & Silver Lake Bulletin Board (Dec. 4, 2016)

Business conducts toy drive Connecting Touch Therapy Wellness Center, Inc. is hosting a toy drive from now to Dec. 10 with the proceeds going to the Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program. The toys should be unwrapped and for children from newborn to age 14.

Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Enjoy sledding, skating this winter in Summit Metro Parks

As conditions permit, sledding, ice skating, cross-country skiing and ice fishing may be enjoyed in select Summit Metro Parks locations, and several are lighted for after-sunset fun. Most park areas are open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. unless otherwise posted. Visitors must bring their own equipment.

Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Datebook

Nov. 28 Cuyahoga Falls City Council, 6:30 p.m., Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. Nov. 28 Uniting For Our Future committee, 6:30 p.m., Preston Elementary School gymnasium, 800 Tallmadge Road.

Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Bulletin Board

Native American program at Kent State University A tribute to the Native Americans, past, present and future will take place Nov. 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Keva Room at Kent State University's Student Center's Keva Room.

Pack the Pantry food drive benefitting Good Neighbors raises $25,000-plus
Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Pack the Pantry food drive benefitting Good Neighbors raises $25,000-plus

Acme Fresh Market President Jim Trout presented the Good Neighbors with more than $25,000 on behalf of Acme Fresh Market's customers on Nov. 16. Over $22,000 was raised by customer donations between Sept. 15 and Oct.

Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Kandy Kane Xpress Holiday Festival slated for Dec. 4 at Stow City Hall

The Dane Foundation and The City of Stow announce their partnership again this year for the Kandy Kane Xpress Holiday Festival and Mini Christmas Tree Contest and Auction. The combined events are slated for Dec. 4 from 1-5 p.m. at the Stow City Hall, 3760 Darrow Road.

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Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Falls mayor accepting applications for spots on city's Youth Advisory Council

Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters has announced that he is now accepting applications for the 2017 Mayor's Youth Advisory Council. He is seeking eight energetic, engaged students who reside in the City of Cuyahoga Falls and are in grades 9 through 12.

Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Community Notes

Leaf pick-up runs through Nov. 30 Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters announces that the 2016 Citywide Leaf Pick-up Program is underway and will run through Nov. 30. Each residence is scheduled for two leaf pick-up dates.