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Tylar Sutton

We all define family in different ways. For 38-year-old Angela Duarte, her family includes all the team members of the Akron Women’s Rugby Club whom she calls daughters. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

University of Akron Polymer Science Associate Professor Yu Zhu and his team of 10 graduate students are working in the university’s nanomaterials and organic electronics lab to improve the safety of lithium-ion batteries. Read more

Education

Kent State University researchers collaborate globally to provide insight into how our changing climate affects river ecosystems. Read more

Education

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Tylar Sutton

With skilled hands, sharp ears and keen knowledge, makers are continuing the Rust Belt renaissance. Take part by giving some of these gifts crafted by our neighbors. Read more

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Photo by Dana Risley

Subscription boxes are having a moment. While there are lots of fun boxes, not many deliver to your front door all local natural, holistic items like you can find in the Gypsy Soul Market Box. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Tylar Sutton

Nicole Pearch says that a garden must have three things to attract fairies to it: life, color and something shiny. Read more

Home & Garden

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Popsmith turns ice pops into a culinary experience. Read more

Food & Dining

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Photo by Tylar Sutton

Best Well-Rounded Meal

The No. 1 RK Tonkatsu at Ramen Katsu in Green hits all the right notes for a truly satisfying and filling meal. Read more

Jul 30, 2019 9:46 AM Flavor Blog

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illustration by Dana Risley

Take these measured steps to make sure paying for your dream doesn’t hijack your long-term savings plans. Read more

Travel

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Tylar Sutton

Akron skin care line Dirty Lamb takes natural vegan products nationwide. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Tylar Sutton

Purplebrown Farmstead uses a permaculture approach to farm with the earth. Read more

Food & Dining

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Matt Arnold

Yellow House Cheese applies science to make artisan dairy products on its farm. Read more

Food & Dining

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Tylar Sutton

After directing the Bridgestone Invitational for 12 years, the 44-year-old Green resident is taking on a fresh challenge as the executive director of the new Bridgestone Senior Players championship at Firestone. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

A wardrobe purge can reveal your true style. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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Tylar Sutton

Tiffany Baumann Nelson remembers the first time she took off her wig and saw her bald head while undergoing stage 3 breast cancer Treatment. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

Fat Head’s Strange Magic

With its latest production facility now in full swing, Fat Head’s Brewery finally has the capacity to expand its packaged beers. Read more

Jun 19, 2019 10:56 AM Flavor Blog

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Kate Zucco

Enjoy food and stay on track at these healthful spots. Read more

Food & Dining

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Tylar Sutton

Whether it’s a gold medalist flipping the mat on abusive gymnastics culture or a female engineer breaking the rubber ceiling on the racetrack, these dynamic personalities are making a difference. Read more

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Matt Arnold

While the physicality of the sport at high levels may surprise basement aficionados of pingpong — athletes burn up to 700 calories an hour, and balls in competitions can travel up to 70 mph — the real game is a mental one. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Tylar Sutton

At first glance, Kaamilah Wahid looks perfect. The reigning Miss Akron United States 2019 has all the aesthetics of a beauty queen: trim figure, flowing locks, gorgeous smile, poise and elocution. But she’s had her share of challenges to overcome. Read more

Beauty & Wellness

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