Akron, OHbeaconjournal.com

Victim, 22, identified in fatal shooting at Mount Peace Cemetery in Akron

A 22-year-old man shot Friday night has been identified as Akron resident Diontrae Fitzhugh. Fitzhugh was shot during a gathering at Mount Peace Cemetery after several shots were fired. He died of a gunshot wound to the head, the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office said Saturday. Individuals had gathered at...
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Three more shootings Saturday in Akron after fatal cemetery incident on Friday

Akron detectives, already busy investigating a fatal shooting Friday at a Highland Square cemetery, had three new shooting incidents Saturday added to their caseload. Three men were injured in the shootings, including an 18-year-old man in critical condition after an apparent gunshot wound to the back of his head. The...
Akron, OHPosted by
Jacob Willis

3 Drive-In Restaurants To Enjoy In Akron

I don't have to tell you that it's time to get out of the house and enjoy the nice weather. One of the greatest ways to do that is to visit a drive-in for lunch, dinner or even a snack. The best part is you don't even have to get out of your car. Just stay right there in the comfort of your car and a server will come out and take your order and bring your food right to you. Here are 3 great drive-in restaurants to enjoy in Akron.
Akron, OHCleveland News - Fox 8

Akron police asking for help with investigation into string of shooting incidents

AKRON, Ohio (WJW) — Akron police are asking for the public’s help with the investigation into a string of shooting incidents that happened early this morning. According to a news release, Akron police say they responded to the first shooting around 12 a.m. in the 400 block of Homestead Street. When they arrived, they say they found an 18-year-old man outside a residence with an apparent gunshot wound to the back of the head.
Canton, OHIndependent

Canton celebrates Juneteenth with music, food and fun

CANTON - Music and good eats marked Canton's Juneteenth Community Festival at Nimisilla Park Saturday despite a hazardous weather outlook forecasted by the National Weather Service calling for weekend storms. Juneteenth celebrates the day in 1865 that Union soldiers informed enslaved people in Texas that the Civil War ended and...
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Habitat for Humanity of Summit County dedicates 8 homes on East Avenue in Akron

AKRON, Ohio – The Habitat for Humanity of Summit County dedicated eight new homes in Akron in a block party event on Wednesday. The East Avenue/Chester Street project is the largest redevelopment project on a single parcel of land in the organization’s 35-year history, according to Rochelle Sibbio, president and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Summit County (HHSC). The homes were built in two phases, with four homes completed in 2020 and four more completed earlier this year.
Cuyahoga Falls, OHPosted by
Jacob Willis

3 Great Choices For Barbecue In Cuyahoga Falls

It's summertime now, and one of the best ways to celebrate the wamer weather is with some fantastic barbecue. You know that you don't want to cook. You definitely want to eat out. Well, look no further! I've found some fantastic barbecue right here, in Northeast Ohio. This list includes several options that are sure to delight everyone.
Akron, OHPosted by
Akron Times

Akron-curious? These homes are on the market

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: Barberton investment property. Home currently rented to long term tenants who want to stay. Currently on month to month lease paying $500/mo<p><strong>For open