New/Native

New / Native | Katie Bowman & Jon Ziga

New   Name: Katie Bowman Occupation: Student Hometown: Glenshaw, PA (Pittsburgh) Current neighborhood: Akron   What do you wish was more on Akronites' radar? I think the Akronite...

New/Native | Alric Chauchefoin & Joseph Paolucci

10/23/2017 New Name: Alric Chauchefoin Occupation: Student Hometown: Le Mans, France Current neighborhood: University of Akron What do you wish was more on Akronites' radar? The planet. They shou...

New/Native | Steve Brightman & Maureen Farris

New Name: Steve Brightman Occupation: Master Data Management Hometown: Chardon, OH Current neighborhood: West Akron   What do you wish was more on Akronites' radar? Compass Coffee. Even tho...

Best of “New/Native”

In 2016, we heard from some native Akronites and some who are new to our city. We ask roughly the same questions each issue. Here are some of our favorites from 2016. NEW: When did you first fall for Akro...

New/Native: Brant T. Lee & Christel Silas

  NATIVE Name: Christel Silas Occupation: Global Sourcing Specialist at Gojo Ind. The West Akron 5K program coordinator. Hometown: B-Town (if you don't know, ask somebody). Current Neighborhood:...

New/Native: September 2016

  NEW: Name: Kurt Anshutz Occupation: Head Teller at Towpath Credit Union Hometown: Creston, OH Current Neighborhood: Highland Square What do you wish was more on Akronites' radar? Akr...

New/Native: October 2016

Native Name: Christine Amer Mayer Occupation: President of GAR Foundation Hometown: Akron, OH Current Neighborhood: Works downtown but sleeps in Solon, OH   What do you wish was more on A...

New/Native: Akron Photographers

Compiled by M. Sophie Hamad and Katie Jackson   NEW Name: Emily S. Durway Occupation: Attorney and photographer Hometown: Austin, TX Neighborhood: Highland Square   What do you wis...

New/Native: The Devil Strip Staff

Photo of Bronlynn Thurman by Shane Wynn; photo of Andrew Leask courtesy of Andrew Leask   NEW: Name: Andrew Leask Age: 29 Occupation: Marketing Manager, United Way of Summit County Hometown...