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Updated Nov 24, 2015 at 2:46 PM

Jackson Township children celebrated Thanksgiving with a special library program themed around the beloved film and book "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving."

Updated Nov 24, 2015 at 3:10 PM

The Stark County District Library Foundation's Tap Into Literacy fundraiser Oct. 29 at the Canton Brewing Company was not held so much to remind people of what they know about the library, but rather to show them how much they didn't know.

Updated Nov 24, 2015 at 3:42 PM

Sixth-graders at Green Intermediate School have the opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) each day with the creation of the new STEM classroom.

Updated Nov 20, 2015 at 1:48 PM

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Posted Nov 20, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Stark State College held an open house at its Well Training Site in downtown Canton late last month.

Updated Nov 24, 2015 at 3:36 PM

Students at the Jackson Memorial Middle School (JMMS) outdid themselves with this year's food drive. The students in grades six, seven and eight tripled the amount of food they collected last year.

Posted Nov 18, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Voters in Springfield Township and the Village of Lakemore denied a renewal levy for the Springfield Local Schools at the recent Nov. 3 election.

Updated Nov 16, 2015 at 4:43 PM

Why don't more people get college degrees? In a new working paper, Sang Yoon Lee, Yongseok Shin and Donghoon Lee write: "In the early 1980s, American men with at least four years of college education earned about 40 percent more on...

Updated Nov 16, 2015 at 3:33 PM

Springfield Local bus driver Sandy Jett was driving her normal route just before 3 p.m. Nov. 10, taking students home. But as they made their way along Mogadore Road, a small passenger jet flying very low just in front of them, crashed into an...

Posted Nov 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM

A total of 147 young performers from the Drama Club of the Holy Cross Academy Catholic Schools took to the stage at the Canton Palace Theatre Oct. 26.

Posted Nov 13, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Poll workers are dedicated individuals who work long hours on Election Day to make sure the process goes smoothly so that everyone who wants to vote can vote.

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