Culture

Vintage Structures | The Akron YMCA Building

words and photographs by Charlotte Gintert This month, we turn our attention to one of Akron’s most recognizable buildings and a landmark of its downtown skyline. The Akron YMCA Building on Center Street ha...

What is a pothole, anyway?

by Noor Hindi If you’ve ever swerved around a pothole, lost a tire, or yelled profanities after hitting one, congratulations. You’re officially an Akronite. As someone who’s spent her entire driving car...

Flying high with the Akron Aviators, our ABA basketball team

Holy Akron, it’s 2019! I hope y’all had a fantastic New Year, and whether your hangover was alcohol, food or otherwise induced, hopefully it’s gone by now. One thing that isn’t going away anytime soon is this w...

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...