Say hello to the Joy Park splash pad

words and photos by Jarett Theberge “It's kid-tested and mayor-approved,” says Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan at the opening of the new Joy Park Splash Pad on Tuesday. Residents of Akron are seeing the result... Read More...

Clones are coming to the Summit Metro Parks

by Aja Hannah Summit Metro Parks and partners are attempting to clone a federally threatened species, a plant with tiny blue flowers called the northern blue monkshood. As of the last count in fall 2018,... Read More...