Flying high with the Akron Aviators, our ABA basketball team

Holy Akron, it’s 2019! I hope y’all had a fantastic New Year, and whether your hangover was alcohol, food or otherwise induced, hopefully it’s gone by now. One thing that isn’t going away anytime soon is this w...

Ambling Through Marble Town with The Wanderer

by Dave Daly 10/19/2018 I find graveyards fascinating, especially old ones. Is that macabre? I don’t think so. I’ve got a healthy respect for the dead and treat the grounds where they lay with reverence as...

The Wanderer at Summit Lake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market

I ate too many Sauerkraut Balls in August by Dave Daly 09/07/2018 Last month was crazy. There was something going on every weekend -- multiple things, in fact. Not all of them were gluttonous, either. There wa...

Baseball Now! A Gentleman and a Baseball Player

by Dave Daly 05/03/2018 Ka’ai Tom came a long way to play baseball in Akron. Seriously! The 23-year-old center fielder grew up in Honolulu on the island of O’ahu. That’s almost 5,000 miles from here! Coming...

Farming for the Future

Salvation Army’s Fresh Face Farm Makes a Hydroponic Splash words and photos by Dave Daly 05/03/2018 Hydroponic Lettuce Hydroponics is nothing new. However, advancements in technology have made the scop...

The Wanderer | April 2018

Tryouts and Tribulations by Dave Daly 04/10/2018 Last year around this time I went down to Canal Park to tryout to sing the National Anthem at a home game during the upcoming season. As I was handed the m...

Baseball Now! This Offseason Too Shall Pass

by Dave Daly 03/28/2018 It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Baseball season! That’s right baby. The RubberDucks are back. Game on. Play ball. Strike! Peanuts, get your peanuts! Sorry, I’m excited. Baseball com...

The Wanderer | March 2018

Sundays are Meant for Gorging by Dave Daly 03/23/2018 When you are gifted with a warm weekend day in the waning months of winter, you take advantage of it.  Nothing gets your mind off potholes like a walk...

The Wanderer | February 2018

by Dave Daly Letting the Silver Slide at Quarter Up 02/14/2018 The weather has been a little dodgy lately and I’ve taken to an all-sweats lifestyle. In a hoodie, sweat pants and crocs I could go anywhere...