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ChickLits Book Club: Punk Rock, Literature, and Community

by DT McCrea I walk into Annabell’s — a Highland Square bar known for hosting punk shows in their basement — on a Tuesday night. It doesn’t take long to spot the people I’m meeting: a group of about eight w...

Urine Luck | Conrad’s & Anthony Vince’

Tires and Toilet Paper by Marissa Marangoni Following the car theme of Emily’s review last month, I bring you (*whispers*) Conrad’s. It’s not just a place for a leaking tire repair. It is also a place to...

The grass isn’t any greener outside Akron

by  Josy Jones The idiom “the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence” is not to be taken literally, of course. It means that we believe someone else’s situation is better than our own becaus...

Urine Luck: November 2018

by Emily Dressler and Marissa Marangoni E-check on Copley Road: If you have a piece-of-crap car and it’s E-check time, you can’t just go to an oil change place or a testing kiosk for your E-check. Here’s...

Jesus Christ Superstar Comes to Akron

Preview of production of JCS coming to Akron Civic Theatre words by Ted Zep, photos by Chad Cochran 05/29/18 This month, Akron Civic Theatre will proudly present the seventh annual All-City Musical produc...

What I Wish I Knew | Evan Delehanty’s startup advice

  by Gray Giaconia   Entrepreneur and recent “Shark Tank” contestant Evan Delehanty is the founder and CEO of Peaceful Fruits, a company that makes organic, non-GMO fruit snacks. Ingredients ...

The Wanderer | Queso Happens: An Evening at La Loma

     by Holly Brown   I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again: tacos are king. They are tiny tortilla hammocks of meat and spices engulfed by sauces so spicy and flavorful that it’s impos...

Bach for Locks Promises Great Music for a Great Cause

Dr. Mayumi Kikuchi was diagnosed with cancer in 2012, and while she was undergoing cancer treatment, she turned to Stewart’s Caring Place, an Akron Cancer Wellness Center that provides many services for cancer ...

What Kevin Lockett Wishes He Knew

Name: Kevin Lockett Occupation: Content Producer, Lockett Media How did you get into the work you do? In January 2008, I was struggling to find my place in media. I had freelance jobs, but the assignment...