Small Business

Ben Hyle, owner Highland Throwbacks in Highland Square

Ben Hyle of Highland Throwbacks - Profile - Hustle and Clothes words and photos by Floco Torres 02/05/2018 Ben Hyle enjoys fashion, but he loves vintage clothing and the lifestyle attached to it even more....

Northside Marketplace: A Funnel to Akron

words and photos by Noor Hindi   11/14/2017 Walking into Northside Marketplace is like receiving a sampler platter of your favorite food at your favorite restaurant. The possibilities are endless. Y...

What Ted Bare Wishes He Knew

What I Wish I Knew with Ted Bare of the Highland Square Theatre and Linda Theatre by Sierra Allen 11/2/2017   Name: Rudd (Ted) Bare Occupation: Owner of the Highland Square Theatre and Linda The...

Women’s Market Day Celebrates Female Entrepreneurs

words by Noor Hindi, photos by Shane Wynn 8/21/2017   Superheroes don’t always look like Wonder Woman. Most of the time, they look more like Denise Debo of Saint Augustine & Suds, or Beth Stropk...

AkroPreneurs | Stay Frosty, Popsmith

  words by Noor Hindi, photos by Ilenia Pezzaniti Blackberry watermelon, rhubarb orange blossom and sour cherry rose. If you’re familiar with Popsmith, you know these are just some of the weird and wacky...

Snacking with a Purpose

An Akron Startup Makes Snacks that Promote the Social Good words and photos by Andrew Leask UPDATE: This article was originally published in Issue 20, April 2016. Since then, founder Evan Delahanty has been c...