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Cleveland Clinic Akron General earns National Cancer Accreditation
May 18, 2017 2:37 AM

Cleveland Clinic Akron General earns National Cancer Accreditation

AKRON - Cleveland Clinic Akron General’s McDowell Cancer Institute has been granted a “Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation” from the Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

Akron Children's appoints VP of population health
May 17, 2017 3:53 AM

Akron Children's appoints VP of population health

AKRON, Ohio - Kristene Grayem, MSN, CNS, PPCNP-BC, RN-BC, has been named to the newly-created position of vice president of population health management at Akron Children’s Hospital.

Learned Owl Book Shop upcoming events
May 16, 2017 12:22 PM

Learned Owl Book Shop upcoming events

The following events will be happening at The Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N Main St., Hudson.

May 15, 2017 11:02 AM

Akron weekly gas prices for week of May 15

Akron, OH, May 15- Average retail gasoline prices in Akron have risen 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.15/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 372 gas outlets in Akron.

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May 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Learn to work with recruiters May 15

Hudson Job Search will present "Working with Recruiters" presented by Jim Gorian. Gorian is president of Management Recruiters of Hudson and a HJS advisor. His presentation will cover using recruiters in a job search and a take on today's market place for job seekers.

May 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Peninsula Flea next market date is June 3

Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms is an upscale flea market, featuring handmade, repurposed and vintage items, held the first Saturday of each month from May to September.

May 11, 2017 2:54 AM

Vitamix Executive Karen Haefling to be honored as Direct Marketer of the Year

Akron, Ohio – Ms. Karen Haefling, Vice President of Marketing for the Vitamix Corporation, will be presented with the Direct Marketer of the Year Award at Interaction 2017, hosted by the Gary L. and Karen S. Taylor Institute for Direct Marketing at The University of Akron’s College of Business Administration on May 19.

AKHIA Receives 2017 Smart Culture Award
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

AKHIA Receives 2017 Smart Culture Award

HUDSON -- On April 6, AKHIA was honored to be selected by Smart Business Magazine as a 2017 Smart Culture Award recipient. This award recognizes Northeast Ohio organizations where culture plays a crucial role in the company's success.

Great Clips opens on West Market Street
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Great Clips opens on West Market Street

AKRON -- Great Clips, the world's largest and leading family hair care brand, is proud to announce the opening of its newest family hair care salon in Akron.

Farinacci Pizza attributes 10 years of success to putting people first
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Farinacci Pizza attributes 10 years of success to putting people first

Many restaurants close before their first anniversary. Not so for Farinacci Pizza in Hudson, located at 86 Owen Brown St., where after 10 years of selling handmade pizzas and fresh salads, the family-run business has earned a reputation for quality food and authentic relationships.

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May 9, 2017 3:50 PM

Ohio CEOs paid 290 times more than average rank-and-file worker

Columbus, Ohio – CEO pay for major Ohio companies continues to be egregiously inflated when compared to the wages of the average worker in the state, according to the new AFL-CIO report, Executive PayWatch.

Akron weekly gas prices for week of May 8
May 8, 2017 11:34 AM

Akron weekly gas prices for week of May 8

Akron, OH, May 8- Average retail gasoline prices in Akron have fallen 11.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.15/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 372 gas outlets in Akron. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

May 5, 2017 2:15 PM

Impact Group welcomes Booth to team as account coordinator

HUDSON, OHIO - The Impact Group (IGPR) recently welcomed Samantha Booth to the team as an account coordinator. Booth comes to IGPR with vast experience in social media marketing, public relations and corporate communications.

May 4, 2017 10:41 AM

Costco launches Miracle Balloon campaign to benefit Akron Children's

AKRON, Ohio — Costco’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (CMN) Hospitals campaign benefiting Akron Children’s Hospital is in progress now thru May 31. Customers can support Akron Children’s by purchasing a CMN Hospitals Balloon for $1 at the Boston Heights location, 6720 Bass Pro Drive, Boston Heights.

May 4, 2017 2:17 AM

Akron Children's names chief research officer for the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute

AKRON ­ ­ - Michael E. Kelly, MD, PhD, joined Akron Children’s Hospital as chief research officer on May 1. Dr. Kelly oversees the Rebecca D.

Akron weekly gas prices for week of May 1
May 1, 2017 10:35 AM

Akron weekly gas prices for week of May 1

Akron, OH - Average retail gasoline prices in Akron have fallen 10.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.27/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 372 gas outlets in Akron.

VIDEO: Switching Gears offers indoor cycling that is safe and fun
Apr 30, 2017 12:02 AM

VIDEO: Switching Gears offers indoor cycling that is safe and fun

HUDSON -- A new business opened April 15 on Barlow Road in a renovated section of the Sagamore Companies at 2001 Barlow Road. Switching Gears is an indoor cycle studio where an instructor leads a cycling class using modern technology to challenge the participants.

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Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Merchants support Parkinson Awareness Month

April is Parkinson Awareness month. More than 5 million people are afflicted with the disease with no cure. Parkinson is a progressive disease: it changes over time and each person is affected differently.

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Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

Central Wellness wins national award

HUDSON -- Central Wellness, a leading health and wellness provider, was named one of The Nation's Best and Brightest in Wellness for 2016.

Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

SCORE free May business workshops

AKRON - Akron SCORE, the free mentoring program for new and existing businesses, announced today that it will offer eight free workshops in May 2017. The workshops offer practical guidance to help new businesses get started and existing businesses improve their operations and profitability.