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Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Suggests high school students could help keep sidewalks clean in Cuyahoga Falls

Walkingaround Cuyahoga Falls it seems some of my neighbors keep their sidewalks clear, per city ordinance. On others it looks like a cowpath with grass growing over the concrete and hedges sticking out into and over the sidewalk. Moo.

Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says there are other options available for natural gas contracts

I am writing this to update those who attended the Sept. 6 City Council meeting.What those in attendance heard was that everything was under control on the changeover of the utility billing system even though many in the city received major utility bills in their mailbox.

Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Note of Thanks: Praises Cuyahoga Falls News-Press for publicizing bowling league shortage

The 64-year-old Falls Church Bowling League is still going on thanks to the Falls News-Press and especially your great writer Steve Wiandt. Your paper wrote a story on the league this past spring to save the league and it worked.

Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says all options must be examined for Cuyahoga Falls school building plans 1

We need to care for our slowly aging school buildings.But, our need must be based on evidence -- not ego.The forum on Sept. 14, 2016, in the Little Theater, presented some (not all) of the data.

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Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says utility billing department should serve under finance director

I read Dave Sebastian's letter to the editor in the Sept. 4 edition asking where is Zack Jones, the city's utility billing manager. Basically, Dave wanted Mr. Jones to be accountable for the recent utility billing problems.

Sep 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Have questions on Nov. 8 ballot issues? Ask the Levy Line

To help voters make an informed decision at the polls on Nov. 8, the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press will be offering a Levy Line regarding the Cuyahoga Falls City School District's five-year, 9.97-mill levy renewal request and Woodridge Local School District's 10-year, 6.67-mill levy renewal request.

Sep 20, 2016 4:36 PM

Guest Column: Heroin crisis requires all of Summit County to work together

The numbers are staggering. Since January of this year, emergency crews have responded to over 500 heroin overdose calls in Akron alone. And in the month of July, nearly 30 people died in Akron from taking heroin or heroin laced with fentanyl or even worse, carfentanil.

By Sherri Bevan Walsh | Summit County Prosecutor
Sep 20, 2016 10:11 AM

On Marketing: Three stats to build your 2017 marketing on

It's planning season! Time to forecast next year, and build the marketing plan that will deliver the goods. If you're building your plan and the digital portion is underfunded, consider restricting your approach.

By Josh Gordon
Sep 18, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says Cuyahoga Falls should return to old utility billing system until problems are resolved 2

After listening to the many complaints at the City Council Public Affairs Committee meeting on Sept.

Sep 18, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says Cuyahoga Falls mayor accompanied residents to utility billing office after meeting 1

My wife and I attended the lengthy Sept. 6 City Council meeting and I would like to offer our perspective.

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Sep 18, 2016 12:00 AM

Have questions on Nov. 8 ballot issues? Ask the Levy Line

To help voters make an informed decision at the polls on Nov. 8, the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press will be offering a Levy Line regarding the Cuyahoga Falls City School District's five-year, 9.97-mill levy renewal request and Woodridge Local School District's 10-year, 6.67-mill levy renewal request.

Sep 11, 2016 12:00 AM

Have questions on Nov. 8 ballot issues? Ask the Levy Line

To help voters make an informed decision at the polls on Nov. 8, the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press will be offering a Levy Line regarding the Cuyahoga Falls City School District's five-year, 9.97-mill levy renewal request and Woodridge Local School District's 10-year, 6.67-mill levy renewal request.

Sep 9, 2016 12:16 PM

On Marketing: Make sure you understand what your audience expects

A recent study published by the Pew Research Center reported that the number of Americans who read a physical book in the past year is 65 percent. That number is largely unchanged from the last time this study was conducted four years ago.

By Josh Gordon
Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Wants to know how city is addressing utility billing issues

I am writing this out of utter frustration in trying to find out what the city administration is doing about the new utility billing system that has grossly overcharged the citizens of Cuyahoga Falls.

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Our View: Falls Better Block marks start of 'new day' in Cuyahoga Falls

"It's a new day in Cuyahoga Falls." Mayor Don Walters shared this thought at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Falls Better Block along the Front Street pedestrian mall Aug. 26, and we hope that the two-day event represents the beginning of a new and improved downtown. Taking place Aug.

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Note of Thanks: Writer 'happy' with quick response to install new street light in Cuyahoga Falls

I walk my dog at night with a very good flashlight. But, my flashlight was little help on the corner of Seventh Street and Falls Avenue, where the street light had been out for around a month.

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

THUMBS UP to Summit County, Acme Fresh Market

THUMBS UP / to Summit County and Acme Fresh Market for partnering on an initiative to provide free specially-formulated pouches to safely dispose of unused, expired or unwanted prescription medication.

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Note of Thanks: Thanks mayor, all who supported annual Duck Race

The CuyahogaFalls PTA Council recently had its annual Duck Race in the Cuyahoga River behind Water Works Park.Proceeds from this event go to PTA Council's scholarship fund for graduating seniors from Cuyahoga Falls High School.

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Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Says Cuyahoga Falls service director owes public an explanation on utility billing issues

Just a few questions relating to the 2008 implementation of the new meter reading system and the 2016 implementation of the new utility billing system that need to be addressed by Cuyahoga Falls Service Director Eric Czetli. In the Nov.

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Note of Thanks: Praises street department employees for resurfacing work

Dear Street Department employees: Thank you so much for the great work you've done on resurfacing so many roads in Cuyahoga Falls this summer.