Small Business

What I Wish I Knew: 427 Design

What Akron’s 427 Design has learned in a decade of graphic design, web-making, photography, animation and screen printing awesomeness   You may not have seen 427 Design’s office, which is amazeballs, o...

A Day in the Life of…“Commitment” and The Good Life

words and photos by Maxarmando Rivera Commitment is a beautiful thing. Commitment over time is much more beautiful. Something about perseverance strikes a chord in mankind. Believing in some “thing" so much...

Small Business Chronicles | West Hill Hardware

words by Rick Bohan; photos by Katie Jackson You run a small, somewhat organized hardware store in northwest Akron.  Stained glass windows, plumbing fixtures, single pole switches, and knick-knacks salvaged fr...