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Potterfest expects 'huge turnout'
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Potterfest expects 'huge turnout'

Last summer's inaugural Kent Potterfest brought nearly 10,000 people to downtown Kent for an afternoon and evening of Harry Potter celebration. This year's event could rival that number.

By Andrew Bugel
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Study finds Ohio nursing homes among nation's worst

A new report shows that the quality of Ohio's nursing homes is lower than the national average, though the reason is unclear. The report, by the Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University, looked at residents who stay in a facility for 100 days or more.

By Danae Kingthe Columbus Dispatch
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Boston Heights Memorial Day observance

The 2017 Village of Boston Heights observance of Memorial Day begins with the Woodridge Marching Band parading from its Fire Department to Fairview Cemetery at 8:30 a.m.

Filmmaker crafts story 'of tolerance' from behind German lines
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Filmmaker crafts story 'of tolerance' from behind German lines

TWINSBURG -- As America's veterans are honored this Memorial Day, a rare and fascinating perspective from behind German lines in World War II -- crafted for the silver screen by a Twinsburg filmmaker -- is gaining traction.

By April Helms Reporter
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May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Community asked to share thoughts at Master Facilities Plan forums

HUDSON -- Information covered at the May 8 Board meeting by Superintendent Phil Herman and GPD Architects in a presentation about the Hudson City School District Master Facilities Plan will also be the topics of discussion in May 31 Community Forums.

May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Learning about America's 17 Hudsons

Hudsonites are rightfully proud of its city, with a history of more than two centuries. Much of that history has been preserved and remains visible in its two nationally recognized historic districts. Hudson is also outstanding in meeting 21st century demands.

May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Sanitation schedule delayed week of May 29

The sanitation schedule will be delayed one day during the week of May 29 due to the Memorial Day Holiday.

Seton students among 1 million to learn about importance of eye care
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Seton students among 1 million to learn about importance of eye care

Being able to see correctly helps everyone in all aspects of life. In school, not being able to see correctly could have negative effects on a students' learning ability.

By Andrew Adam
St. Mary parishioner ordained as priest
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Mary parishioner ordained as priest

When Anthony Simone was in his mid 20s and began kicking around the idea of entering the priesthood, he had no idea that he would someday make history at the very parish he attended. But that's exactly what happened May 19 at St.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Hudson's annual Memorial Day Parade route remains same
May 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson's annual Memorial Day Parade route remains same

The annual Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10 a.m. on May 29. The parade will form on Milford Road and go east on SR 303 to SR 91 heading north to Markillie Cemetery where a brief service will be held.

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Rotary Gala raises more than $75,000 for community
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Rotary Gala raises more than $75,000 for community

The Rotary Club of Hudson staged its 33rd annual Gala Auction May 19 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Twinsburg. The event was attended by a record 275 local citizens who generated more than $75,000 in gross revenues.

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Ward 3, Hudson Schools Community forums at Barlow Community Center May 31

HUDSON -- Councilman Alex Kelemen hosts the Spring Ward 3 Forum May 31 at 7 p.m. at the Barlow Community Center.

Raffle benefits Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Raffle benefits Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund

The Hudson Open Golf Outing Raffle is part of the Hudson Public Schools' Endowment Fund's efforts to provide grants supporting students' educational experiences. The HPSEF's biggest fundraiser is the Hudson Open scheduled for June 2 at Ellsworth Meadows Golf Course.

Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra to perform at Carnegie Hall
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra to perform at Carnegie Hall

HUDSON -- An old joke starts out by asking directions to Carnegie Hall. The punchline is "practice, practice, practice." Not with the Hudson Festival Choir and Orchestra.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Streetsboro motorcycle chase nets jail time for Hudson man
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Streetsboro motorcycle chase nets jail time for Hudson man

An ex-convict from Summit County who violated his probation after being granted early release from prison two years ago is headed to jail after violating his probation by leading Streetsboro police on a high-speed motorcycle chase late last summer.

By Dave O'brien Reporter
Man makes bail after getting popped with $1.06 million in drugs
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Man makes bail after getting popped with $1.06 million in drugs

BOSTON TOWNSHIP -- A 30-year-old Ottawa Hills man was arrested in Boston Township May 8 by members of the Ohio State Patrol and charged with two felonies after troopers found 71 pounds of marijuana, 26 pounds of solid hashish and 8 pounds of liquid hash oil, all worth about $1.06 million.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Hudson Crossing sees a surge in new businesses in 2017
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson Crossing sees a surge in new businesses in 2017

Hudson ForTec Medical, a national surgical laser company for medical and surgical equipment leasing, May 11 broke ground on Hudson Crossing on the 9.6 acre parcel for a 69,300 square-foot building for its national headquarters.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
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May 22, 2017 2:15 PM

Executive Shapiro proclaims May 22 as 'Turning Point Drug Court Day'

May has been designated as National Drug Court month. Throughout the nation 3,142 treatment courts have served over 1.5 million individuals.

Tornado siren testing Begins May 23 in Hudson
May 22, 2017 11:38 AM

Tornado siren testing Begins May 23 in Hudson

Installation of the City’s new high-tech Tornado Siren System is almost complete. The next step in the process is to test the five new sirens.

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