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Updated at 5:35 PM

Docks will begin rocking Aug. 1 at the annual Rocks the Docks Festival held at Springfield Lake. The three-day event is in its seventh year and continues to grow bigger and better.

Posted at 1:00 PM

Before Denise Seachrist accepted the job of interim dean at Kent State University at Stark, she drove to campus to meet with faculty leaders.

Posted at 11:00 AM

The storms of June storms did a number on city roads. In fact, Deputy Service Director Paul Oberdorfer said he had not seen rains that bad since 2011.

Posted at 10:00 AM

Before you take on that summer fun, make sure you are being safe.

Updated at 9:22 AM

Two online real estate giants are expected to merge after Zillow announced it will buy Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock. The deal has to be approved by the boards of both companies, and final approval is expected next year, USA Today reported.

Posted Jul 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Superintendent Christopher DiLoreto presented a speech and debate trophy to the Jackson Local Schools Board of Education during its regular meeting.

Posted Jul 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM

A moment of silence followed the Pledge of Allegiance at the July 10 trustees meeting. It was done to honor the memory of 16-year-old Camden Cole who recently drowned at Springfield Lake.

Updated Jul 25, 2014 at 9:42 AM

The “disintegrated” wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017 was found in Mali, and French forces secured the site today, the French president said. The black box was found, and there were no survivors. There were 116 people on board when it...

Posted Jul 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM

"The plane disappeared at Gao (in Mali), (300 miles) from the Algerian border. Several nationalities are among the victims." - Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, talking on Algerian radio today about the missing Air Algerie flight. One hundred and...

Posted Jul 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM

The Caballeros, a local band made up of Coventry High graduates, will reunite after 42 years when they perform July 29 at Prime 93.

Updated Jul 24, 2014 at 11:15 AM

Superintendent Ben Moore said the new Portage Lakes Career Center (PLCC) summer school program is underway and going well.

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