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photo by Shane Wynn

Restored bandbox keeps memories alive at Luigi’s more

Food & Dining

Seven interesting people with cool jobs they love. more

Arts & Entertainment

Artists, athletes, event planners inspired by Akron’s grand old city of the dead. more

Arts & Entertainment

Shortly after he began dating the young nursing student from Tallmadge in the late 1940s, Herb Bumpas noticed there was no good place near her home to buy drugstore staples like film, candy bars, cigarettes or sundry items. After the two were marrie more

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Photo by Shane Wynn

‘The first 10 years are hell’ — and other words of wisdom, sage advice and lessons learned from seven local (and happily!) married couples more

Home & Garden

Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui more

Arts & Entertainment

Georgian Revival

Photo by Shane Wynn

Two old homes make living uptown look good again. more

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Just two years young, Gavin Scott Salon and Spa in Stow already has a loyal following. The upscale salon with the laid back feel earned first place in our reader poll for Best Massage. more

Beauty & Wellness

The Grey Colt, located in downtown Hudson, turned 50 this year. Owner Katie Coulton said she aims to create a place where women of all ages can find something that suits them. more

Beauty & Wellness

Owner of The Peanut Shoppe more

Food & Dining

Out to Lunch

Chicken wings and fresh cut fries downtown more

Jun 15, 2010 5:00 PM Flavor Blog

Shooting at the starting line

Behind the scenes of "25 Hill" more

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