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Natalie Spencer

Here are the editor's picks for this year's best of the city. more »

Aug 1, 2016 11:43 AM , Arts & Entertainment

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photo by Shane Wynn

No one comes to Ohio for the weather. Some come for jobs, others for the low cost of living, but most stay here for the people—Akron’s greatest resource. Nowhere in town is that more evident than in the North Hill neighborhood. more »

Jul 5, 2016 10:22 AM Travel

Heather Bullach landscape

photo by Shane Wynn

Traveling Exhibits Coordinator for Massillon Museum more »

May 27, 2016 4:18 PM Arts & Entertainment

Nicole Bozickovich teaser

Emily Vaeth

Local photographer starts non-profit for charter school photos more »

Education

Summer Camps Directory 2016 more »

May 9, 2016 12:52 PM Education

When I first visited the Sonoma area, they were known for producing very nice Chardonnays. That all changed when, in 1999, the Wine Spectator awarded the 1996 Chateau St Jean Cinq Cépages its Wine of the Year award. more »

May 9, 2016 12:29 PM Flavor Blog

Many restaurants and food stores in Amish Country have bakeries, but the following are dedicated to the craft. One whiff as you step in the door, and you’ll be in heaven. more »

Food & Dining

Amish Country is perfect for those who want to get closer to the land. Its rolling hills, natural features and stunning views have inspired plenty of outdoor recreation and fun. Family outings can include camping, farm visits, hayrides, bike trips an more »

Travel

These transitional looks may surprise you. more »

Home & Garden

Custom built homes turn the traditional into the terrific. more »

Home & Garden

April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
 Memory and desire, stirring
 Dull roots with spring rain.
 Winter kept us warm, covering
 Earth in forgetful snow, feeding
 A little life with dried tubers. –T.S. Elliot more »

Arts & Entertainment

One size does not fit all for dream homes more »

Home & Garden

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Shane Wynn

Four incredible ways to shop local in The 330 more »

May 2, 2016 5:39 PM Arts & Entertainment

From cleaning marathon to memory lane more »

Arts & Entertainment

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EMILY VAETH

The idea for Sebastiani Vineyards started when Samuele Sebastiani, a stonemason by trade, emigrated from the Tuscany region of Italy to California. Sebastiani mined the Sonoma hills for cobblestones that were used in the construction of San Francisco more »

Flavor Blog

Michigan brewery gets distribution in Ohio more »

Flavor Blog

Innovating Medicine

Shane Wynn

With ongoing research and the latest technology, there are new techniques being tested, cutting-edge equipment being introduced, trial medicines being prescribed and numerous discoveries that are adapting the landscape of medicine. more »

Apr 22, 2016 12:32 PM , Beauty & Wellness

The Savvy Women Club Wine & Canvas Specialty Event hosted by Paula R. Chesser, Vice President and Sr. Investment Consultant at R.W. Baird & Co. was held on April 29th at the Akron Baird Office. more »

Apr 21, 2016 12:01 PM Arts & Entertainment

ua choreography

photo by Shane Wynn

The University of Akron becomes the home of 2nd National Choreography Center more »

Apr 21, 2016 11:45 AM Arts & Entertainment