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LeBron James’ I Promise School lifts up Akron families with an education that helps at-risk students succeed. We go inside the school and follow one family’s first year. Read more

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Austin Mariasy

Working on a project with others involves many obstacles beyond the scholastic. These students rose to the challenge of collaboration, time management and problem-solving with shining results. Read more

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Anna Wright

Changes to a popular college savings plan now make it easier to put away money for K-12 education. Read more

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Tylar Sutton

Unconventional percussionist Elec Simon drums up respect and helps students fight bullying. Read more

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Talia Hodge

The 330's universities are forming esports teams to join the popular trend. Read more

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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

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Best of the City 2018 Editor's Pick: Akron Sustainer Read more

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Those curious about exotic animals can get up close to unique scaly, furry and feathered creatures through animal shows around The 330. Read more

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Summer camp has come a long way since we were kids. Instead of canoeing and weaving lanyards, today’s kids are building Lego robots, dusting mock crime scenes for fingerprints and meeting professional baseball players Read more

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Pack in maximum summer fun — and learning — by taking the kids to camp. Read more

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Dr. Para Jones’ passion for Stark State College’s mission begins with her belief that students of all ages and all backgrounds benefit from affordable, quality education that leads to rewarding careers. Read more

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Dr. Sadie M. Winlock, Akron Urban League president and CEO, believes that returning to its roots can help the organization grow, build stronger community, long-lasting business relationships and transform lives. Read more

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The opiate epidemic that has devastated families everywhere is something that keeps Jerry Craig, executive director of the County of Summit ADM Board, up at night. Read more

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We’re drawing back the curtains and shining a spotlight on the star students who do what they love in The 330. Read more

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Students in The 330 are learning the value of giving back by volunteering. Read more

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Mikael Kristenson

STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields have been on the rise in the past decade, with a number of schools emphasizing their importance to students at younger and younger ages. Read more

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The future is all about STEM. Today’s employers seek out graduates in fields of science, technology, engineering and math to fill cutting-edge jobs. Read more

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In contrast to incubators and accelerators for start-ups, Makerspace offers resources for creative minds that might not yet know how to bring their ideas into reality, as well as a collaborative community for those with know-how to share their skills Read more

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These podcasts are all tailored for kids in multiple areas of interest. Each podcast is sure to entertain and/or educate your young one’s mind. Read more

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Get to know these local schools a bit better Read more

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