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Matt Arnold

19 reasons you need to hit downtown Akron ASAP

Here's some of the great places to go and things to do in downtown Akron right now. Read more

Jul 11, 2019 12:50 PM (330) Area Blog

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Shane Wynn

When Jenn Kidd took over as the downtown Akron concert venue’s general manager in October 2018, she pulled back the curtains and opened the glass garage door to the brick alley with a view of the pulsating Historic Arts District. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Tylar Sutton

Whether it’s art, outdoor recreation, music, live theater, history, dining or shopping, the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau promotes Greater Akron as a vibrant destination for business and leisure. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

Flavor Award Winners 2019

Here are the final results of the 2019 Flavor Awards. Thanks for voting! Read more

Feb 5, 2019 2:01 PM Flavor Blog

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Tylar Sutton

Best of the City 2018 Editors' Pick: Ohio Shakespeare Festival’s ShakesBeer Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Photo by Tylar Sutton / Illustration by Sophia DelCiappo

Here's the list of winners that you voted as the best of the best in The 330! Read more

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Shane Wynn

The Cool Vibe at Blu Plate

Blu Jazz converted its upstairs kitchen into Blu Plate, a chef-driven restaurant that provides its own fine dining experience and still sends plates to hungry listeners at the downstairs jazz club. Read more

Jul 3, 2018 12:12 PM Flavor Blog

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Kate Zucco

Fresh Adventures in Food and Drink in Downtown Akron

Discover exotic cuisine, craft beer and specialty baked goods at these newer downtown joints. Read more

Jun 27, 2018 2:40 PM Flavor Blog

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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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photo by Shane Wynn

Junkyard Artist Gets "American Pickers" Spotlight

Local artist P.R. Miller stars in March 5’s episode of the History Channel show. Read more

Mar 5, 2018 3:18 PM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

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With its recent 48,000-square-foot expansion complete, Ronald McDonald House Akron is excited to open its doors to more families. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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TIM FITZWATER

The Akron Snow Angels keep the city’s homeless and impoverished population toasty with clothes and friendship. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

Boss lady and natural beauty advocate Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Illustration by Brent Flores

The full list of winners that you voted as the best things The 330 has to offer. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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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

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Graham Smith

Life in Canal Square is full of character for Toronto native Natasha Collia Read more

Home & Garden

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Graham Smith

Returning from Australia, Akron native Antha Poleondakis is "obsessed" with downtown Akron. Read more

Home & Garden

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photo by Graham Smith

Businesses in downtown Akron all rise together in this economic ecosystem Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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photo by Shane Wynn

Working at a restaurant in college, Charlie Somtrakool discovered that his true passion lay in hospitality and customer service. After graduating, he decided to open a restaurant of his own. Read more

Food & Dining

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photo by Shane Wynn

Gretchen Horinger started practicing yoga in college as a supplement to running and was taken by the mind-body-spirit connection she felt in it. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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