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Reclaiming Food with Food Not Bombs

by Derek Kreider 04/09/2019 In an unassuming house on a block in Highland Square a contingent of people gathered on a Saturday in March. They have been meeting each week for more than a year to cook a ve...

Blue Pond is an ice-age wonder in Goodyear Heights

by Pat Worden There’s an ancient landmark in East Akron that travelers on Goodyear Boulevard, and perhaps most residents of Goodyear Heights, bypass regularly without a second glance. From a distance, it...

Akronites who had a breakout year in 2018

by Noor Hindi and Rosalie Murphy 2018 was a big year for many of the folks we’ve covered. A few highlights include: Dominic Moore-Dunson. This dancer and choreographer is in his eighth season with Cleve...