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Sep 28, 2016 9:57 PM

Stow citizens group to host Candidates Night on Oct. 4

The Stow group, Citizens for Nonpartisan Politics (CNP), is sponsoring a Candidates Night for various races, including 37th District State Representative, Summit County Executive, Summit County Council (At-large and District #3), 9th District Court of Appeals Judge, Summit County Fiscal Officer, Common Pleas Court(s) Judges(s), and Domestic

Sep 28, 2016 8:01 PM

Trick-or-Treat in Cuyahoga Falls is Oct. 29

The city of Cuyahoga Falls will host its Trick-or-Treat on Oct. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m., according to Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don WaltersTrick-or-Treat will follow the annual Halloween Spooktacular taking place at Keyser Barn in Keyser Park, 851 W. Bath Road, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Sep 28, 2016 8:01 PM

Summit DD renames Barberton Center after Russ Pry, late county executive

Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board, or Summit DD, passed a resolution at the Aug. 25 board meeting renaming its property located at 501 W. Hopocan Ave., Barberton, the "Russ Pry Barberton Center," according to Summit DD's website.

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Sep 27, 2016 9:11 PM

City of Cuyahoga Falls will celebrate Public Power Pride Week Oct. 6

Mayor Don Walters invites the Cuyahoga Falls community to celebrate Public Power Pride Week at the 2016 Cuyahoga Falls Electric System Energy Expo on Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Library. Displays and refreshments will be offered throughout the day.

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Sep 27, 2016 1:02 PM

League of Women Voters host Summit County Candidates Forum Oct. 6

Akron - The Leagues of Women Voters of the Akron Area, Hudson, and Tallmadge will jointly present a Candidates Forum for Summit County residents Oct. 6 form 6 to 9 p.m. at Cuyahoga Falls High School, 2300 4th St., Cuyahoga Falls.

Sep 26, 2016 8:10 PM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council OKs plans for new Woodridge elementary school building, high school gym

Cuyahoga Falls City Council on Monday night (Sept. 26) unanimously approved a plan for Woodridge Local School District to build a new elementary school facility and for a new gymnasium to be constructed at the high school.

Sep 26, 2016 6:31 PM

U.S. Marshal's Service warns public of scam callers

Scam involves caller contacting members of the public and alleging they have an active federal arrest or bench warrant and demanding payment of fines. The Marshal's Service does not do this.

Sep 26, 2016 4:52 PM

Riverfront Cruise-In canceled

Tonight's Riverfront Cruise-In (Sept. 26) has been canceled due to inclement weather, according to the event's website.Next Monday, Oct. 3, is the final scheduled cruise-in of the season.

Sep 26, 2016 1:42 PM

UPDATE: Cuyahoga Falls officials say voluntary test finds no Chromium or Chromium-6 in city water

Cuyahoga Falls city officials on Friday (Sept. 23) said a voluntary test of water samples from both the city's water distribution system and water treatment plant did not detect any Chromium and Chromium Hexavalent (Chromium 6) in either location.

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Sep 26, 2016 10:45 AM

Cuyahoga Falls City School District Policy Committee meeting canceled

The Cuyahoga Falls City School District Policy Committee scheduled for Wednesday (Sept. 28) has been canceled, according to a notice issued by the district office.

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PHOTOS: First Responders Appreciation Day at Falls River Square in Cuyahoga Falls
Sep 26, 2016 10:41 AM

PHOTOS: First Responders Appreciation Day at Falls River Square in Cuyahoga Falls

First Responders Appreciation Day took place Saturday (Sept. 24) at Falls River Square. Here are photos from the event.

Sep 26, 2016 10:29 AM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council agenda for Monday, Sept. 26

Here is the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting on Monday, Sept. 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. Cuyahoga Falls City CouncilCouncil Meeting AgendaSeptember 26, 2016~Order of Business~1. Roll Call2.

Cuyahoga Falls Electric System lineworkers honored for achievements at AMP rodeo
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Electric System lineworkers honored for achievements at AMP rodeo

Columbus -- American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) hosted electric lineworkers from member utilities in three states for the 2016 AMP Lineworkers Rodeo. The event took place Aug. 27. Three lineworkers from Cuyahoga Falls Electric System -- William Houser, Blake Caporaletti and Robert Bye Jr.

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Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls officials say drinking water 'safely within EPA guidelines'

Cuyahoga Falls city officials on Sept. 21 said the city's drinking water is "safely within EPA guidelines" in response to a story that reported on the findings of an environmental health research and advocacy organization.

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Cuyahoga Falls City Council to vote on new retail building at Portage Crossing
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council to vote on new retail building at Portage Crossing

Cuyahoga Falls -- City Council will vote Sept. 26 on plans to further develop State Road near Portage Trail.

By Steve Wiandt | Reporter
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council to vote on plans for new construction on Woodridge Local Schools campus

Cuyahoga Falls -- On Sept. 26 City Council will vote on Woodridge Local School District's construction plans on what will become a campus for all 12 grades.

By Steve Wiandt | Reporter
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Woodridge Local Schools School Board in Cuyahoga Falls approves raise for treasurer

Cuyahoga Falls -- Members of the Woodridge Local Schools Board of Education voted unanimously Sept. 20 to give the district's treasurer a raise equal to that agreed upon in the board's agreement with the teachers' union. On Aug.

By Steve Wiandt | Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls High School community dons orange at game to honor memory of Brecksville student
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls High School community dons orange at game to honor memory of Brecksville student

Cuyahoga Falls -- Many people sitting in the home stands at Falls High's football game against Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School on Sept. 16 traded in their black and gold colors for orange shirts to honor the memory of a student who passed away.

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Teen honored by Cuyahoga Falls mayor for helping Cuyahoga Falls grandparents
Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Teen honored by Cuyahoga Falls mayor for helping Cuyahoga Falls grandparents

Cuyahoga Falls -- Sean Cook's mother, Tracy, told him to accompany her to Fire Station One on Front Street to see his grandfather receive an award for doing a great job as a school bus driver. When he arrived at the station on Sept.

By Phil Keren | Editor
Sep 23, 2016 3:30 PM

Mosquito spraying in southern and southeastern Cuyahoga Falls Tuesday

Summit County Public Health will do mosquito spraying in southern and southeastern Cuyahoga Falls on Tuesday, Sept. 27. Spraying will begin at approximately 7:45 p.m. and continue until completed. In the event of bad weather, the spray schedule may be modified.