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...

In the Crowd: Modest Mouse at the Akron Civic Theatre

words by Kyle Cochrun, photos by Nathan Rogers Modest Mouse have become indie rock luminaries. It’s been this way since they broke into mainstream success with their certified platinum, Grammy-nominate...

University of Akron President Matthew Wilson resigns

Wilson moved over from the law school and was named President by UA's Board of Trustees in October 2016 after a three-month stint as interim. The University of Akron is searching for its fourth president in fi...
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Burgers and Brews | Caston & Main Brew Yard

words by Kelcie Erbse Pulling into the parking lot, I could tell this small, rustic looking building was full of thirsty beer drinkers, and as I walked up to the main entrance, I quickly found out why the par...