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Best Canal Appreciation

History may seem boring, but Laurie Michelle Caner is fascinated by it. While her jangly Americana band Hey Mavis was a Cuyahoga Valley National Park artist in residence, Caner became enamored by factoids along the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail.

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Tylar Sutton

We all define family in different ways. For 38-year-old Angela Duarte, her family includes all the team members of the Akron Women’s Rugby Club whom she calls daughters. Read more

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With skilled hands, sharp ears and keen knowledge, makers are continuing the Rust Belt renaissance. Take part by giving some of these gifts crafted by our neighbors. Read more

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Introducing standout performers, inventive directors and clever designers sharing the limelight in The 330’s thriving theater scene. Read more

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Bobby Selvaggio in the Moment

The veteran saxophonist gets personal on his new live album. Read more

Oct 4, 2019 4:23 PM (330) Area Blog

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At 45 years old, Paul Wilkerson reopened the musical chapter of his life. Read more

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Sons of Charity

Greater Akron Motorcycle Club celebrates 100 years of riding and helping others. Read more

Aug 23, 2019 1:23 PM (330) Area Blog

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Kofi Boakye’s Last Akron Show

The acclaimed young local pianist gives a final performance before heading to a prestigious music school. Read more

Aug 9, 2019 10:01 AM (330) Area Blog

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In just 15 to 20 minutes, assemble a 2-inch-tall replica of beloved ‘80s arcade games with the do-it-yourself TinyCircuits arcade kit that includes built-in speakers, a teensy joystick and three preloaded games. Read more

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Whatever Northeast Ohio weather brings, the Kahuna Kings always give you a reason to don a Hawaiian shirt and say “aloha” to an authentic surf music experience. Read more

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Smiles abound at parties, weddings and festivals where Pipiolo the Clown twists fun balloon animals. Read more

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Best of the City 2019: The Winners List

Our annual tribute to the 330’s favorite things. These 215-plus winners help us rediscover the fun in life. Read more

Jul 31, 2019 10:00 AM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

The Hall of Fame City has always been jammin’. With the new Canton Music Block, it’s now easier to find your rhythm. Read more

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Best Social Climb

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Best Well-Rounded Meal

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Best Self Care

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Shepherd's Hook

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