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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.

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.

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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.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
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.

Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

Planning: Not only for the rich and famous

Planning your legacy is not something to just be considered a topic for those considered to be "rich and famous". In fact legacy planning, which begins with foundational documents such as a basic will, was overlooked by many "rich and famous" individuals.

Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

'Planned giving' can be a benefit to many

Instead of reading the newspaper or catching up on my sleep, I am up early and at work in a wildlife rehabilitation center cleaning and preparing food for dozens of sick or injured birds of prey.

By Jackie Mahland Esq., Associate, Maguire Legal Group
Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

'Write a Will Day' 2017 participating LAL partners

The following LAL Partners will be hosting volunteer attorneys to draft free wills for clients, staff, during the month of May. Since 2003, volunteer attorneys have drafted more than 2600 free simple wills in the Write a Will Day program: 1.

Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM

Wise planning: Using assets to give and receive

Families have used charitable remainder trusts (CRTs) since 1969 to increase their incomes, save taxes, protect assets and provide a future legacy gift to the charities that are meaningful to them.

Learn about nonverbal perks, pitfalls of interviewing
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Learn about nonverbal perks, pitfalls of interviewing

You just received a call from an organization that likes your resume and wants to interview you. Now what? You know highlighting your skills and experiences in the interview are important.

Apr 25, 2017 10:56 AM

Scrap tires to be collected in Summit County April 29

A scrap tire collection event will be April 29 at ReWorks’ Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center located at 1201 Graham Road in Stow from 9 to 11 a.m.

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Akron weekly gas prices for week of April 24
Apr 24, 2017 11:10 AM

Akron weekly gas prices for week of April 24

Akron, OH - Average retail gasoline prices in Akron have risen 8.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.38/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 372 gas outlets in Akron. This compares with the national average that has increased 1 cent per gallon in the last week to $2.42/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Rexroad promoted at AT&T
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Rexroad promoted at AT&T

C. Brian Rexroad, son of Ben and Sandy Rexroad of Hudson, has been promoted from assistant vice president of technology security, AT&T Services, Inc. to vice president of security platforms.