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Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Parks and Recreation

Ceramic class offered Ohio If you want to enjoy a class with the kids(age 5 and up) try a family ceramic class at the Quirk Cultural Center. For July the theme is "Beach Fun" and is scheduled for Saturday, July 29 from 10 a.m. to noon. Both parent and child will do a project.

Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Community Notes

Portion of Second Street closed for Cruise In on Mondays The Don Sitts Riverfront Car Cruise is operating in its new location in the Weller Court Municipal Parking Lot and the parking lot of St. Joseph's.

Celebrating 'Make Believe' in Silver Lake
Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Celebrating 'Make Believe' in Silver Lake

The Silver Lake Garden Club hosted its annual festival July 15 at Silver Lake Park, beginning with a parade and continuing with games, food swimming and boat rides on the lake. This year's festival theme was the "Land of Make Believe.

Taste of the Falls
Jul 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Taste of the Falls

Falls Downtown Fridays Taste of the Falls was from 5 to 11 p.m. July 14, with performances by Jay R and The Fourons, as well as more than 30 vendors on Front Street. Proceeds from the sales of alcohol benefitted the Humane Society of Summit County, which was on site with their mobile adoption van.

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Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Seeking donations for Summit County Children Services' School Supplies program

Summit County Children Services is once again asking for the community's assistance to ensure that children in need and receiving agency services will begin the school year prepared with brand new school supplies to help them succeed in the classroom.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls High grad is new HR leader for Metro Parks

The park district's new chief of human resources and administration is back in the Metro Parks where he grew up. Alex Daw joined the leadership team of Summit Metro Parks last month after an extensive search.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Community Notes

Falls Councilman hosts cookout event July 29 Ward 6 City Councilman Adam Miller will host a "Community Cookout" event at the Morris Household, 407 Pierce Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, on July 29 from noon to 2 p.m. Food and refreshments will be provided.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

City seeks volunteers for Bridgestone Invitational

The city of Cuyahoga Falls is participating in the Northern Ohio Golf Charities inaugural Mayors Cup Challenge, a friendly competition between local governments to recruit volunteers for the annual PGA Tour event. This year's Bridgestone Invitational will take place Aug.

Ms. Wheelchair USA competition returns to Falls July 28 and 29
Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Ms. Wheelchair USA competition returns to Falls July 28 and 29

The national competition of Ms. Wheelchair USA is returning to Cuyahoga Falls on July 28 and 29 at the CenterStage Theatre in the Walsh Jesuit High School Complex.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Registration continues for Chief Dirker Memorial Run

Registration is now open for the second annual Chief Louis A Dirker Jr Memorial Run. This year's event with a 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/ Walk will be Aug. 19 beginning at 8:30 a.m.

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Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Datebook

July 17 Riverfront Cruise In, 4 p.m., Weller Court municipal lot next to Fire Station 1 located at 1924 Front St. Cuyahoga Falls Traffic Committee, 4:30 p.m., Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. Cuyahoga Falls City Council, 6:30 p.m.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Bulletin Board

Presidential Park Gardeners meets July 18 Presidential Park Gardeners will meet at noon on July 18 at the Laurel Lake's Pavilion in Hudson. Member Virginia Elms will be hostess. Attendees are to bring their own picnic style lunch and their beverage.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Y-Notes

Youth Soccer Youth Soccer registration for the Riverfront Family YMCA is now open to both members and non- members. The session lasts seven weeks with a total of six games. The kids will also practice one night a week depending on the coach's availability.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Parks & Recreation

Community Band concert July 17 Sit back and enjoy some great music at Valley Vista Park on July 17, at 7:30 p.m. The Parks and Recreation Department invites families and friends to an evening of music in the park. The event is free. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Jul 16, 2017 12:00 AM

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Falls welcomes delicious event to Front Street
Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls welcomes delicious event to Front Street

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- The next festival to be staged on Front Street is a new one. Falls Downtown Fridays Taste of the Falls will take place on July 14, from 5-11 p.m. Taste of the Falls is a celebration of local food, retail and music and will feature performances by Jay R. and The Fourons.

From A Staff Report
Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Worth Noting

Village Council looks to fill upcoming vacancy Silver Lake Village Council is looking to fill an upcoming vacancy. Council member Karen Fuller (District C) will attend her last meeting as a Council member on July 17.

Celtic Club, island band bring beach into nursing homes
Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Celtic Club, island band bring beach into nursing homes

Residents and staff of 11 area nursing homes are being transported to the beach this summer by the Celtic Club through its Happy Luau Beach Party Days featuring island/beach band the Waikiki Three (sometimes Four) comprised of Beverly Blass, Dennis Akers and Shari Guttman -- and when available, Randy Gonzales.

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Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Bulletin Board

Sewing Guilds meet in Tallmadge, Cuyahoga Falls On July 10 the American Sewing Guild special interest group Gals and Dolls will meet at a member's house at 1 p.m. in Cuyahoga Falls. Contact Pam for details at 330-633-7288 or fabricnana@aol.com. Guests welcome.

Jul 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Y-Notes

Youth Soccer Youth Soccer registration for the Riverfront Family YMCA is open to members and non- members. The session is seven weeks with a total of six games. The kids will practice once a week depending on the coach's availability.