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Former Cuyahoga Falls mayor says he won't run this fall
May 22, 2017 2:15 PM

Former Cuyahoga Falls mayor says he won't run this fall

Don L. Robart is not going to run for mayor this year, according to a statement Robart hand-delivered to the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press on Monday, May 22.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
May 22, 2017 1:28 PM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council agenda for Monday, May 22

Here is the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting on Monday, May 22 at 6:30 p.m. in the Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St.: Cuyahoga Falls City Council Council Meeting Agenda May 22, 2017 1.

Police memorial speaker: 'Do something that matters'
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Police memorial speaker: 'Do something that matters'

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- A crowd of nearly 500 people was called upon to remember fallen police officers and "do something that matters" by the keynote speaker for the police memorial service.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls High School students protest teacher layoff notices
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls High School students protest teacher layoff notices

Cuyahoga Falls -- City high school students seemed to apply what they learned in social studies when they demonstrated outside the school on May 16 to protest their teachers receiving layoff notices due to budget cuts planned by the school district.

By Steve Wiandtreporter
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May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Applications sought for Helen Dix scholarship

The Portage Foundation, in conjunction with the League of Women Voters of Kent, is accepting applications for the Helen Dix scholarship for female students, age 25 or older, at Kent State University or Hiram College.

May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Tallmadge city planners don't recommend new apartment plan

TALLMADGE -- A redrawn proposal for apartments on the city's north side was no more to the liking of residents or the Planning and Zoning Commission than the original; the commission has recommended that City Council reject it later this month.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls High School art teacher resigns
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls High School art teacher resigns

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Falls High art teacher Kerry Conti, who had been on unpaid leave since the city school district discovered she was absent from her job because she was in jail, has resigned. Conti told Superintendent Dr.

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Cuyahoga Falls High School secretary, auto repair owner, hospital win Chamber awards
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls High School secretary, auto repair owner, hospital win Chamber awards

Silver Lake -- A sunny and hot summer-like day provided the backdrop for the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce's annual awards ceremony at Silver Lake Country Club May 17. The chamber honored Judy Ray as its Citizen of the Year, Nate Winston, co-owner of E.C.P.

By Phil Kereneditor
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls teachers wanted to know about RIFs ASAP, says union chief

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- City schools teachers wanted to be notified as soon as possible if they were going to be affected by the district's reduction in force, the teachers' union president told the Board of Education on May 17.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Silver Lake Village Council race in fall will produce at least two new members
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Silver Lake Village Council race in fall will produce at least two new members

Silver Lake -- It's safe to say that this fall's Village Council election will produce at least two new members. There be a vacancy on Village Council this summer that will need to be filled.

By Phil Keren Editor
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10 family-friendly outings for summer
May 19, 2017 5:12 PM

10 family-friendly outings for summer

With summer right around the corner, it is time to put together a plan to squeeze every last second out of those warm, never-ending days.

By Stephanie Fellenstein
Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce hands out annual awards
May 18, 2017 11:54 PM

Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce hands out annual awards

SILVER LAKE — A sunny and hot summer-like day provided the backdrop for the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce’s annual awards ceremony at Silver Lake Country Club May 17.

Police memorial speaker: 'Do something that matters'
May 18, 2017 11:35 PM

Police memorial speaker: 'Do something that matters'

CUYAHOGA FALLS — A crowd of nearly 500 people was called upon to remember fallen police officers and “do something that matters” by the keynote speaker for the police memorial service.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
May 17, 2017 11:24 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education agenda for Wednesday, May 17

Here is a link to the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, May 17 at 6 p.m. in the Cuyahoga Falls High School Library, 2300 Fourth St.:http://www.boarddocs.

May 17, 2017 10:22 AM

Boil advisory issued for Loomis Avenue between Avery and Main streets until Friday at 9 a.m.

A boil advisory is in effect for Loomis Avenuebetween Avery Street and Main Street until Friday at 9 a.m., according to a notice issued by the city.

May 16, 2017 3:42 PM

Cuyahoga Falls Library Board of Trustees agenda for Tuesday, May 16

Here is the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls Library Board of Trustees meeting: AGENDA BOARD OF TRUSTEES of the CUYAHOGA FALLS LIBRARY and The William and Margaretta T

May 16, 2017 3:31 PM

Woodridge Board of Education agenda for Tuesday, May 16

Here is a link to the agenda for the Woodridge Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. in the Woodridge High School Library:http://boarddocs.com/oh/woodridge/Board.

Cuyahoga Falls High School students protest after teachers receive layoff notices
May 16, 2017 11:05 AM

Cuyahoga Falls High School students protest after teachers receive layoff notices

About 25 Cuyahoga Falls High School students are demonstrating in front of the high school today (Tuesday) to protest layoff notifications that were delivered to teachers on Monday. On May 3, District Superintendent Dr.

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May 15, 2017 4:33 PM

Boil advisory issued for Windsor Street between Broadway East and Hanover Street

A boil advisory has been issued forWindsor Street between Broadway East and Hanover Street, according to a notice from the Cuyahoga Falls Mayor's office. The advisory is in effect until Wednesday at 6 p.m.

May 15, 2017 4:31 PM

VIDEO: Cuyahoga Falls Police Chief delivers department's annual report

Cuyahoga Falls Police Chief Jack Davis recently delivered copies of his department's annual report to City Council members. Here is footage of the conversation.