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Sentencing for man convicted of killing Akron teenager in drive-by shooting

SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - A 19-year-old man convicted of a deadly drive-by shooting will be sentenced in Summit County Court of Common Pleas Wednesday. Earlier this month, a jury unanimously found Adarus Black guilty of killing Na’Kia Crawford, 18, in June 2020. Crawford was sitting in her vehicle...

Where to find the best Italian food in the area

photo of pasta with meatballsPhoto byPhoto by Jason Leung (Creative Commons)onUnsplash. Where can you go in the Akron area that has really good Italian food? Thankfully, there are quite a few convenient options. I've narrowed it down for you. Here are the three best choices you'll find right in town.

All-Northeast Inland District football 2022: Medina’s Danny Stoddard, Larry Laird lead honorees

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Danny Stoddard became the second straight Medina quarterback to take the Division I All-Northeast Inland District offensive player of the year award, while Bees head coach Larry Laird claimed back-to-back district coach of the year honors. Announced Tuesday, the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association All-Northeast Inland District football...

Akron Man Enters Plea in Deadly Bus Shooting

AKRON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – You may recall that deadly shooting aboard a Metro bus in Akron in May of last year. Now-18-year-old Kavon Jackson has pleaded to a charge of murder, with a gun specification. He’ll be sentenced next week. The Summit County prosecutor says...

Developer Sam Petros saves Farnam Manor

When Sam Petros first saw Farnam Manor last December, his reaction was, “No way,’’ as in no way am I going to commit to this money pit, even if it is one of Richfield’s most historic homes. Part of the mansion dates to the 1830s and,...

Tale of the tape: Central Catholic football vs. Akron Hoban

The Central Catholic football team will face Akron Hoban in Thursday’s OHSAA Division II state championship game in Canton. Here is a look at how Central Catholic and Akron Hoban compare in various categories. Coaches■ Central Catholic: Greg Dempsey (230-53 career).■ Hoban: Tim Tyrrell (174-71 career). Scoring offense■ Central Catholic: 41.2.■ Hoban: 40.1.