“I salute you, Akron!”
by Leslie Shirley Nielsen
I'm gonna be honest. When I first moved to Akron from the suburbs in the early 90s, I was more depressed than impressed by my new surroundings. M...
H.L. Comeriato and Shane Wynn Unveil #TransAkron
by Noor Hindi
The transgender and non-binary community in Akron has long been overlooked, but local writer H.L. Comeriato and photographer Shane ...
Interview with D.X. Ferris, Akron author of “The Story of Donnie Iris and the Cruisers”
by Devon Anderson
D.X. Ferris had questions he was seeking answers to about American rock musician Donnie...
Magic City Brewing Company
words and photos by Emily Anderson
Barberton, Ohio, affectionately called the “Magic City,” is known for being a hardworking town with an industrial history and a huge...
Faces of the homeless, previously homeless and those still struggling
by Lisa Kane of Akron Snow Angels
I know I say it about EVERY interview, but I met another amazing person! He had a rough s...
Keep Calm and Crap On
by Marissa Marangoni
Burntwood Tavern in Fairlawn
What would you think if I were to tell you that the featured colors in a bathroom include red, green, blue and yellow? Ugly...
Kenmore Kiwanis raises funds for books
by Josy Jones
Reading is fundamental. The ability to read is a necessary foundation on which a person can build a more successful life. By providing children with books...