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Cause sought in Cuyahoga Falls fire that displaced more than 100
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Cause sought in Cuyahoga Falls fire that displaced more than 100

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- A Winter Parkway apartment fire that displaced about 120 people April 13 remains under investigation, officials say.

By Phil Keren And Steve Wiandteditor, Reporter
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Cathedral Buffet on State Road closes to public after court ruling on wages

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- A televangelist's restaurant has abruptly closed to the public after a court ordered them to pay $388,000 to a group of employees and found that members of his church were urged to volunteer at the buffet as unpaid workers.

By Phil Keren Editor And Associated Press
What is he building? A microbrewery, restaurant at Front Street, Oak Park Boulevard
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

What is he building? A microbrewery, restaurant at Front Street, Oak Park Boulevard

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Mystery solved. Al Klaben of Kent gave the answer to the question nagging so many about his lot on the corner of Front Street and Oak Park Boulevard: What is he building?

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Summit County leaders poised for volunteer challenge at PGA Tour event
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Summit County leaders poised for volunteer challenge at PGA Tour event

Akron -- The leaders of Summit County government, Cuyahoga Falls, Stow, Akron, Barberton and Green are participating in a volunteer competition in conjunction with this summer's Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club.

By Phil Keren Editor
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Falls City School Board names new treasurer
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls City School Board names new treasurer

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- The Cuyahoga Falls City School District has a new treasurer following a unanimous vote by the Board of Education during a special meeting on April 19. Justin M.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Woodridge District 'shaking' in anticipation of new schools
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge District 'shaking' in anticipation of new schools

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Construction work is shaking things up at Woodridge Local Schools, according to Superintendent Walter Davis.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Facebook killer Stephens commits suicide after short pursuit in Erie
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Facebook killer Stephens commits suicide after short pursuit in Erie

TWINSBURG -- Accused Facebook murderer Steven W. Stephens killed himself April 18 after a brief pursuit by Pennsylvania State Police and other agencies in Erie, Pa., according to Pennsylvania State Police. "Steve Stephens was spotted this morning by PSP members in Erie County.

By Andrew Schunk Twinsburg Bulletin Editor
Rubber Ducks honor Falls man with his own bobblehead
Apr 22, 2017 3:29 PM

Rubber Ducks honor Falls man with his own bobblehead

Jack Kilway, a long-standing volunteer at Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, is being recognized this weekend for his lengthy career as an usher for the Akron Rubber Ducks with a special honor -- a custom bobblehead doll.

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Akron man sentenced to prison in Cuyahoga Falls woman's drug death
Apr 21, 2017 2:52 PM

Akron man sentenced to prison in Cuyahoga Falls woman's drug death

AKRON -- Derrick Sales of Akron, was sentenced to eight years in prison on Friday, April 21, in connection with the death of a Cuyahoga Falls woman, according to the Summit County Prosecutor.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Apr 21, 2017 1:35 PM

Groundbreaking ceremony for Front Street project is April 24

A groundbreaking ceremony to mark the removal and opening of the pedestrian mall on Front Street will take place April 24 from 5:30-6:15 p.m. The program will take place at 2085 Front St. near the Falls River Square pavilion.

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Woodridge Local School District 'shaking' in anticipation of new buildings
Apr 21, 2017 12:55 PM

Woodridge Local School District 'shaking' in anticipation of new buildings

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Construction work is shaking things up at Woodridge Local Schools, according to Superintendent Walter Davis.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Apr 19, 2017 8:00 PM

Red Cross shelter for residents displaced by apartment fire closes

A shelter operated by the Red Cross for residents of the Studio City Apartments in Cuyahoga Falls closed Wednesday, April 19, after caseworkers were able to ensure that all residents in need of shelter had suitable alternative housing, according to a Red Cross news release.

Cuyahoga Falls City School Board names new treasurer
Apr 19, 2017 6:14 PM

Cuyahoga Falls City School Board names new treasurer

The Cuyahoga Falls City School District has a new treasurer following a unanimous vote by the Board of Education during a special meeting on Wednesday, April 19. Justin M.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Apr 19, 2017 6:01 PM

Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce announces award winners

The Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce has announced its annual award winners. Judy Ray has been named Citizen of the Year; Nate Winston of E.C.P. Auto Repair Service has been named Business Person of the Year; and Western Reserve Hospital has been named the chamber's Business of the Year.

Televangelist's buffet told to pay up in labor case closes
Apr 19, 2017 9:03 AM

Televangelist's buffet told to pay up in labor case closes

CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) -- A televangelist's Ohio restaurant has abruptly closed after a court ordered them to pay $388,000 to a group of employees and found that members of his church were urged to volunteer at the buffet as unpaid workers. The U.S.

Apr 18, 2017 12:08 PM

Police: Facebook killer Steve Stephens kills himself after brief pursuit in Pa.

TWINSBURG — Accused Facebook murderer Steven Stephens has killed himself after a brief pursuit by Pennsylvania State Police and other agencies in the Erie, Pa., area, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

By Andrew Schunk Twinsburg Bulletin Editor
Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead
Apr 18, 2017 12:08 PM

Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead

CLEVELAND (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook has shot and killed himself after a brief pursuit.

Apr 18, 2017 10:56 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Library Board of Trustees agenda for Tuesday, April 18

Here is the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls Library Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday, April 18 at 7 p.m. in the board room in the library, 2015 Third St.

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Apr 18, 2017 10:46 AM

Woodridge Board of Education agenda for Tuesday, April 18

Here is a link to the agenda for the Woodridge Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, April 18 at 6 p.m. in the Woodridge High School Library, 4440 Quick Road:http://boarddocs.com/oh/woodridge/Board.

Apr 18, 2017 10:28 AM

UPDATE: Boil alert for parts of Grove Avenue and Hudson Drive in effect until Thursday at 4

A boil alerthas been issued for Grove Avenue only, between Hudson Drive and Norwood Street, until Thursday, April 20 at 4 p.m.