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Tylar Sutton

KNR Cares began as a yearlong initiative to do something impactful in the community every month in 2018. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Tylar Sutton

Sam’s Loan was founded by Ruben Manes in 1946 on Howard Street. For 25 years, his pawn shop and jewelry store helped Akron’s rubber workers make it from payday to payday by providing affordable short-term loans. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Tylar Sutton

Paul Thomarios started in his family’s painting business early. At age 10, he was doing the billing for his Greek immigrant father because he had good penmanship. Read more

Home & Garden

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Tylar Sutton

Best of the City 2018 Editor's Pick: Taylor Soap Co. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Shane Wynn

Sapreea English looked at three buildings for her salon but was drawn to the most challenging prospect: the one with the highest rent and the most need for renovations, as it had previously been an office. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Capt. George Billow, a Civil War veteran, founded the Billow Undertaking Co. in 1875, which is the oldest company in Summit County. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

Boss lady and natural beauty advocate Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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At just 20 years old, Patrick Jaworski has been an entrepreneur for two years. Read more

Food & Dining

Thornton uses business speak much like he talked baseball when he was an All-Star for the 1982 and 1984 Cleveland Indians. Read more

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