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Wrong way driver hits vehicle in head-on collision along I-77

CANTON ― Two people were injured early Wednesday morning when a motorist driving the wrong way on Interstate 77 struck another vehicle head-on near the U.S. Route 30 interchange. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a black Jeep Wrangler driven by a 25-year-old North Canton driver was struck by a 47-year-old Canton driver of a white Hyundai Tuscon, which was traveling north in a southbound lane just after midnight. ...

Area news in brief for Aug. 11

RAIN GARDENERS − Stark Soil & Water Conservation District is accepting registration for the Master Rain Gardener Certification Course, a six-class course providing training to design and install your own rain garden. The course will run 10 a.m. Thursday mornings from Sept. 15 to Oct. 13. Cost is $25, which includes a metal certification sign to display once you graduate. For more information about the course, including a syllabus outlining each class, check or call the office at 330-451-7645. To register, visit the office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with payment via check or the exact cash required. Seats are limited.

Pet adoption event coming Sunday to Green's Ariss Park

GREEN − Animals from several rescues will be at a pet adoption event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Ariss Park, 2520 Wise Road. Guests can enter their dog in a puppy pageant that begins at 12:30 p.m. or get family photos taken with their pets. There also will be giveaways and food trucks at the event sponsored by Berkshire Hathaway Stouffer Realty.

Perfect doughy pizza, flavorful wings and rolls at Camellone Italian American Cuisine

CANTON — Tucked in the plaza with the National Beauty College across the street from Raisin Rack sits Camellone Italian American Cuisine. The shop is set up mainly for carryout orders but does offer limited seating. My husband, Austin, and I visited on a Sunday evening to pick up a carryout order. We arrived a little early, so we hung out and watched while they finished our order. The workers were friendly and fast. ...

Carnation Festival Fishing Derby lures big crowd of youth to Silver Park

Young fishermen and fisherwomen got busy Sunday at Kidwell Lake in Silver Park and enjoyed a morning of competition during the Greater Alliance Carnation Festival Fishing Derby. Participants were divided into age groups to compete for prizes that included such items as fishing equipment and bicycles. The annual event drew a large crowd of children who took part, and a huge crowd of people who sat on the banks of Kidwell Lake to enjoy the scene on a pleasant morning. Later in the day, crowds headed to Glamorgan Castle for the festival's annual Pump-in & Muster and the Kick Off Parade, which featured Alliance-area first responders blasting their fire truck horns and sirens to a crowd along Union Avenue. The parade also featured high school marching bands along with cheerleading squads. Check out photo galleries from Sunday's Fishing Derby and other Carnation Festival events at

The Monday After: Tomboys in 'flapper' clothing

Flappers and flapper-style attire found a friend in Canton a century ago. When the blazing summer sun was heating up activity in the city's parks 100 years ago, and girls started making athletic appearances in loose-fitting flapper clothing, Roy R. Bobbitt, physical director of the YMCA, came to their defense.

Brothers open training fitness facility in Dalton

Brothers Matt and Shawn Everhart offers various programs customized to each individual clients’ goals at their training facility at 1732 Deerfield N, Dalton. DALTON Whether one wants to lose weight, get in shape, train for a particular sport or activity, or improve overall health, two brothers who opened a training facility in Dalton want to help everyone realize their goals.
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'Rent The Chicken' lends you everything you need to enjoy fresh eggs

How would you like access to farm fresh eggs right in your own backyard from a chicken that you 'rent'? It's a popular trend sweeping across the country where you rent a chicken, a coop, and everything you need to start enjoying fresh eggs. The Fox 8 Morning Show team learns more about 'Rent The Chicken' from Steve Andrews who offers the service to folks in the Akron, Canton, Cleveland and Mansfield areas. You can learn more about Rent The Chicken here:

Adult Night at Beech Creek Gardens and Nature Preserve | Canton Symphony Orchestra

On Friday, Canton Symphony musicians will be placed around the grounds of Beech Creek Botanical Gardens and Nature Preserve as part of their summer Music Walk series! As guests walk around the grounds, they will be able to engage with interactive activities at their own pace while enjoying nature and music together.

Friends of Rodman used book sale a boon for avid readers

ALLIANCE − Frances Brotherton of New Franklin has five sons who love to read. The oldest is 10. The youngest is 2. Brotherton, supporting her children's passion, bought 325 books for $65 on Sunday at the Friends of Rodman Library Used Book Sale in Alliance. That's after she bought...