Austin Mariasy

Long before Don Corleone and Tony Soprano became pop-culture icons of organized crime in America, the Black Hand Society terrorized fellow Sicilian immigrants in the Western Reserve of the early 20th century. Read more


Personal Politics

A new book by veteran political junkie Jerry Austin emphasizes the humanity of our elected officials. Read more

May 24, 2018 9:58 AM (330) Area Blog


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“Furnishing Eternity” by David Giffels

At a certain point, we all deal with life’s big questions: Who am I? Why am I here? When will I die? If we’re lucky, this last question doesn’t really surface until pretty late in life. Read more

Feb 6, 2018 3:23 PM (330) Area Blog


photo by Tylar Sutton

Each of these talented illustrators creates a unique world that tells a story. Whether they use pencils, paint, ink or digital programming, their work illustrates some of the enormous artistic talent in The 330. Read more

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October's Ohio Beer Issue 2017 Preview

To learn about New England style IPAs to sour beers and stouts and everything in between, pick up the October Issue of Akron Life to read all about Ohio Beer. Read more

Oct 3, 2017 12:41 PM Flavor Blog

A history lesson becomes personal in this book by Christopher LaHurd. Read more


Memoir and history meld in lush, sweeping book Read more


Pavement destroyed by a falling car. A freight-train explosion. Outrageous speeding fines amounting to an unheard-of $5. All this and more is waiting to be discovered in the pages of “Cuyahoga Falls” by Jeri Holland. Read more


Nostalgic book explores area’s former gems Read more

Arts & Entertainment

David Giffels’ book explores Akron though the eyes of a native son Read more

Arts & Entertainment

Retired deputy mayor shares Akron’s rich history in his new book. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

Author offers tips for getting adolescents to turn the page. Read more

Home & Garden

A collection of superstar stories by Fairlawn author Irv Korman Read more

Arts & Entertainment

Four must-haves for your child's bookshelf Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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    Austin Mariasy

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