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Local Ohio Connections Academy Student Honored for Community Service
Jan 22, 2016 1:32 PM

Local Ohio Connections Academy Student Honored for Community Service

Local Ohio Connections Academy Student Honored for Community Service National program recognizes youth making positive impact in their towns and neighborhoods Photo Caption: Emily Fields Gavorski (l) of Aurora receives a Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Certificate of Achievement from Prudential representative Floyd Buchanan.

Mark Rickel
Dec 27, 2015 12:00 PM

Kym Sellers - Recipient of YWCA Greater Cleveland 2016 Women of Achievement Award

YWCA Greater Cleveland has announced the 2016 recipients of the YWCA Women of Achievement Awards.

Ywca Greater Cleveland
Woodview Estates Christmas Eve Luminaries
Dec 19, 2015 7:55 AM

Woodview Estates Christmas Eve Luminaries

Woodview Estates subdivision, off Bissel and Cochran roads, is once again lining their streets with luminaries on Christmas Eve. This tradition started about 5-6 years ago, by Courtney and EJ Nemet, with just a few houses. Each year it grew bigger.

Jenni Kuty
Dec 1, 2015 4:56 PM

GOP’s Portman files for re-election to Ohio US Senate seat

Columbus — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman filed for re-election on Dec. 1 in what is already shaping up as one of the toughest fights of 2016.

By Julie Carr Smyth | Associated Press
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Oct 21, 2015 5:47 PM

Ohio Senate passes bill to block funding of Planned Parenthood

SB 214 passed on a split vote of 23-10 and heads to the Ohio House for further consideration.

By Marc Kovac | Rpc Capital Bureau Chief
Organization Helping Teen Parents Celebrates 20 Years
Oct 16, 2015 2:24 PM

Organization Helping Teen Parents Celebrates 20 Years

Blessings Celebrates 20th Anniversary, Ready for New School Year Blessings of Summit Portage Counties is celebrating 20 years of helping teen mothers complete their high school education.

Oct 13, 2015 2:49 PM

Ken Porter to be inducted into Akron Boxing Hall of Fame

Trainer Ken Porter, the father of former world champion boxer Shawn Porter, is scheduled to be induc

Red Cross Bloodmobiles
Sep 16, 2015 1:00 AM

Red Cross Bloodmobiles

Sep 9, 2015 5:12 PM

Proposal to tighten term limits in Ohio gets one step closer to ballot

Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine’s decision to certify petition language means proponents of

By Marc Kovac | Rpc Capital Bureau Chief
Jul 1, 2015 4:32 PM

Around Ohio

Young drivers face more limits Columbus — Ohio is broadening restrictions for teenage drivers with probationary licenses.

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Jun 25, 2015 12:08 PM

Ohio House OKs ballot issue blocking business monopolies

Columbus — The Ohio House OK’d a ballot issue June 24 aimed at blocking the addition of business monopolies to the state constitution — a move that would counter a marijuana legalization effort also headed toward the November ballot.

By Marc Kovac | Rpc Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 18, 2015 7:48 PM

Ohio House passes law providing sales tax break for precious metal purchases

Columbus — The Ohio House moved legislation June 17 to exempt certain gold and precious metal purchases from sales taxes. HB 26 passed on a vote of 81-11 and heads to the Ohio Senate for further consideration.

By Marc Kovac | Rpc Capital Bureau Chief
Welcome to Daisy!
Jun 18, 2015 9:45 AM

Welcome to Daisy!

Get your kindergartener or first grader started in Girl Scouts to help her sparkle shine through! As a Daisy, she’ll learn about herself and the world around her with friends by her side. Start her adventure by completing the Welcome to Daisy Program this summer.

Jun 3, 2015 1:00 AM

Schedule of events for Relay For Life

9 a.m. — Gates open; some carnival attractions will include a jump house, face painting, nail painting, bean bag toss, duck pond, ball toss, mini-corn hole, skeeball 10 a.m. — Opening ceremony; opening prayer by the Rev.

Red Cross Bloodmobiles
Apr 8, 2015 1:00 AM

Red Cross Bloodmobiles

Aurora Indoor Percussion Places in Top Three at OIPA Event
Mar 20, 2015 8:55 AM

Aurora Indoor Percussion Places in Top Three at OIPA Event

Aurora High School’s Indoor Percussion Team is performing at the Winter Guard International World Championships in April. The 24 member team, led by Mr.

Tami Savage
Mar 12, 2015 2:18 PM

National Weather Service Skywarn Training

On Wednesday, April 1st, at 6:30 p.m., the National Weather Service will offer its annual Skywarn training in Conference Room A at the Maplewood Career Center on State Route 88 in Ravenna.

Jim Aylward
Mar 9, 2015 4:18 PM

Columbus Zoo will get additional funds to care for confiscated wild animals

Columbus — A state lawmaker panel agreed March 9 to increase funding to care for confiscated wild animals being held at a secure facility by the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

By Marc Kovac | Rpc Capital Bureau Chief
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Aurora girl reaches 1,000 point milestone
Feb 28, 2015 8:53 PM

Aurora girl reaches 1,000 point milestone

FYI; Aurora resident, Hannah O'Day, a senior at Hawken School scored the 1,000th point of her high school career in a state playoff basketball game against Garrettsville Garfield in Saturday's game.

Michael O'day
Aurora schools, boys basketball game off today, tonight
Feb 20, 2015 9:22 AM

Aurora schools, boys basketball game off today, tonight

Aurora schools are closed today because of the severely low temperatures.