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Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 4:35 PM

COVENTRY TWP. Open enrollment has been a controversial subject in the Coventry School district for many years. District officials have contended that allowing hundreds of students from outside communities into the schools was a money-maker for the cash-strapped district. Some taxpayers, however, have argued the district's open enrollment strategy has been a net financial loser.  Shortly after the district was placed into fiscal emergency, work began on a...

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 4:30 PM

JACKSON TWP.  Many consider going to work a mission; to make products, meet deadlines, serve customers. For some, however, that mission goes far beyond the workplace. "Thank you for your service," said Jerry Fair,...

Updated Jul 25, 2016 at 3:41 PM

COVENTRY TWP. Removing a hill between the new high school and the football stadium has turned into a larger project than expected. Superintendent Russell Chaboudy said during the course of construction, the plan was to move...

Posted Jul 24, 2016 at 3:00 PM

The bulk of Emily Mungo’s summer so far has been making sure she keeps herself on the right track for her senior season of high school soccer.

Posted Jul 22, 2016 at 12:19 PM

About 250 children attended the Portage Lakes Kiwanis Pirates Days at Portage Lakes State Park on July 16. Dana Roderick, chairperson of the event, said local businesses and volunteers always support the event which grows each year. PNC...

Posted Jul 22, 2016 at 9:30 AM

There's a long standing baseball lore that says a team in first place by July Fourth will advance to the World Series. Rarely does it fail to hold true. Of course this began when there were only eight teams in each league with no divisions. Back...

Posted Jul 22, 2016 at 8:15 AM

TODAY • Springfield Rock's with a free concert from 7 to 9 p.m. with country band Bluegrass Mountaineers. The concert is held lakeside at Springfield Lake Park in the gazebo on Canfield Road. JULY 22 to...

Posted Jul 22, 2016 at 7:46 AM

JULY 23 The Science and Technology Division at Main Library will present a unique program exploring reports of elusive creatures at "Search for the Truth: An Afternoon of Cryptozoology" from 1 to 3:30 pm. The featured...

Posted Jul 21, 2016 at 10:51 AM

NEW FRANKLIN  Through the generosity of donations from New Franklin residents and businesses, the city has a new K-9 police dog, named Chase. The department’s newest addition has fit well with...

Updated Jul 21, 2016 at 10:49 AM

AKRON  It was Akron’s chance to shine on the big stage and, like its favorite native son in last month’s NBA Finals, the city put on quite a performance in hosting the 2016 Eastern League All-Star Game at Canal...

Updated Jul 21, 2016 at 9:26 AM

COVENTRY TWP. Coventry Township residents will decide on a general fund renewal levy and a new money road levy this coming November. During the July 14 trustee meeting, trustees voted in favor of the two levies. The first...

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