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Jan 18, 2017 4:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education agenda for Wednesday, Jan. 18

Here is a link to the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 6 p.m. in the Harold E. Wilson Administrative Board Room, 431 Stow Ave.: http://www.boarddocs.

Jan 17, 2017 6:05 PM

Summit County Educational Service Center earns award from State Auditor

A recent financial audit of the Summit County Educational Service Center by Auditor of State Dave Yost's office returned a clean audit and qualified the center for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction, according to a news release from Yost's office.

Jan 17, 2017 4:00 AM

Woodridge Board of Education agenda for Tuesday, Jan. 17

Here is a link to the agenda for the Woodridge Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. in the Woodridge High School Library, 4440 Quick Road: http://boarddocs.com/oh/woodridge/Board.

Students pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in program at Natatorium
Jan 16, 2017 4:41 PM

Students pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in program at Natatorium

Students from Emmanuel Christian Academy staged a program honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Natatorium Monday afternoon. Here are photos from the event that was organized by Western Reserve Hospital.

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Jan 16, 2017 9:58 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education meeting location changed

The location of the Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 6 p.m. has been changed to the Harold E. Wilson Administrative Center Board Room, 431 Stow Ave.

Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Dominion East Ohio will replace steel pipeline in city

Dominion East Ohio plans to invest more than $3 million to replace 15,751 feet of bare steel pipeline in two separate 2017 Pipeline Infrastructure Replacement (PIR) projects within the city. The first project, scheduled to begin Jan.

City of Cuyahoga Falls kicks off initiative to help drug addicts
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

City of Cuyahoga Falls kicks off initiative to help drug addicts

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- The city is kicking off a new program where members of the police and fire department along with a drug counselor will knock on the doors of known addicts and offer them help.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls man dies in Ravenna shooting
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls man dies in Ravenna shooting

RAVENNA -- Friends and family are remembering Austin Tiller as "a nice young man" with "a great smile." The 2014 Stow-Munroe Falls High School graduate and Cuyahoga Falls resident was killed in a shooting at a Ravenna apartment in the early morning of Jan. 7 along with Brian K.

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Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookie sales
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookie sales

In 2017 Girl Scouts will recognize 100 years of selling Girl Scout cookies.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Mayor: City will not back-bill for missed utility service charges

Cuyahoga Falls -- In an interoffice communication to City Council dated Dec. 27, 2016, Mayor Don Walters said that customers who didn't receive a utility bill over the summer will not be billed for any service charges they missed.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
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Priceline.com founder: Entrepreneurship is problem solving
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Priceline.com founder: Entrepreneurship is problem solving 

Cuyahoga Falls -- To Jeff Hoffman, being an entrepreneur has never been about the money. It's been about problem solving. Hoffman, the founder of Priceline.com, spoke to Cuyahoga Falls High School students, teachers and the public Jan. 11 in the high school auditorium.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

City Council approves permit for car dealer's expansion 

Cuyahoga Falls -- City Council on Jan. 9 approved the conditional use permit Prestige Auto needs to expand its business to the other side of State Road. The vote was 10-0. Councilman Paul Colavecchio (D-at large) was absent.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Shapiro sworn in as first female county executive
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Shapiro sworn in as first female county executive

AKRON -- Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro was sworn in to office Jan. 5, becoming the first female executive in the county's rich history. Shapiro, the fifth Summit County executive since 1981, was sworn in by Summit County Court of Common Pleas Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer.

By April Helms Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls kicks off initiative to help drug addicts
Jan 13, 2017 2:12 PM

Cuyahoga Falls kicks off initiative to help drug addicts

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- The city is kicking off a new program where members of the police and fire department along with a drug counselor will knock on the doors of known addicts and offer them help.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Priceline.com founder: Entrepreneurship is problem solving
Jan 13, 2017 12:15 PM

Priceline.com founder: Entrepreneurship is problem solving

Cuyahoga Falls -- To Jeff Hoffman, being an entrepreneur has never been about the money. It's been about problem solving. Hoffman, the founder of Priceline.com, spoke to Cuyahoga Falls High School students, teachers and the public Jan. 11 in the high school auditorium.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Jan 13, 2017 10:39 AM

Health department confirms pulmonary tuberculosis case in Summit County

Summit County Public Health announced in a Jan. 13 news release that it has confirmed a case of pulmonary tuberculosis in a Summit County resident.

Jan 12, 2017 4:56 PM

Kelly's Grief Center announces two grief groups

Kelly's Grief Center announces that two grief groups will begin this month. All groups are at Acorn Alley II location, 135 Erie Street, Suite 302, Kent. Accidental Overdose (ten weeks) begins Jan. 23 and continues through March 27.

New principal named at Walsh Jesuit High School
Jan 11, 2017 4:42 PM

New principal named at Walsh Jesuit High School

The Rev. Mark A. Carr, S.J., is the new principal at Walsh Jesuit High School, according to a news release from the school. Fr. Carr, age 46, will assume his duties later this summer, using his background in Jesuit education as he becomes the school's chief academic officer.

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Jan 11, 2017 4:33 PM

Silver Lake Village Council meeting canceled

The Silver Lake Village Council meeting slated for Jan. 17 has been canceled, according to a notice issued Wednesday by Village Clerk-Treasurer Sean Housley. The next meeting will take place on Feb. 6.

Jan 11, 2017 1:25 PM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting canceled

The Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting scheduled for Jan. 17 has been canceled according to a notice issued Wednesday by Clerk of Council Dana Capriulo.