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Trouble with Old People | February 2018

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Call Me Garrulous by Steve Van Auken 02/16/2018 One of the consolations of getting old is that you are no longer expected to make sense. It is a joy to set this burden down. I have never really enjoyed being coherent. Adults need to make sense all the time in ... More »

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On the Street | February 2018

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Faces of the homeless, previously homeless and those still struggling by Lisa Kane of Akron Snow Angels 02/14/18 Two adorable Hermans in a row! (We featured a Herman in January’s issue.) I see the sweetest looking man walking with his cane. I stop and ask him ... More »

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When the Truth Was Everything | Film Review

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The Post by Ted Zep 02/08/2018 Rating: PG-13 – Genre: Drama, Historical – Director: Steven Spielberg – Liz Hannah, Josh Singer – Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks   “The Post” is a film about a segment of arguably the most important and influential times in th... More »

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On My Plate | February 2018

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Da Bayou brings authentic Cajun and Creole to Akron words and photos by Tyron Hoisten 02/05/2018 Real foodies have the keen ability to walk into a restaurant for the very first time and instantly get a pretty good idea of what they’re in for. When I walked int... More »

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Urine Luck | February 2018

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Bathrooms are for Lovers words and photos by Emily Dressler and Marissa Marangoni 02/05/2018   Emily Dressler Okay, I know Panda Express is not cool and we Urine Luckers don’t review a lot of chain establishments, but deal with it this time. I’m pretty sure Li... More »

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Black Box | Feb 2018

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Ma’Sue Productions Reaches Higher and Takes African American Theatre to the Masses by Josy Jones 02/02/2018 Akron thrives on people who are not afraid to do. If you don’t see enough of what you want, create it. Once again, the resilient, hard-working edge in A... More »

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The Year in Sports: The Akron Edition (2017)

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The Year in Sports: The Akron Edition 01/04/2018   Akron Aviators What was great about your 2017? What was great about your 2017? Being able to get out of my comfort zone and try something new! Not that the entertainment industry is a comfortable position—it’s... More »

The Wanderer | January 2018

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Let’s Have an OK 2018! by Dave Daly 01/03/2018 My Fellow Akronites, Hot damn, it’s 2018! Did you make it through the holidays unscathed? Do you remember who you kissed at midnight on New Year’s? Hopefully not. If you did, it means you probably weren’t trying h... More »