Have a virtually ‘Otterly Amazing’ Saturday with the Akron Zoo

The Akron Zoo’s Otterly Amazing event will be from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. this Saturday, on Zoom.

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High prices at grocery stores and supply chain disruptions expected to persist

Americans looking to get outside this holiday weekend, maybe fire up the grill, should be prepared to see high prices at grocery stores, especially cookout staples like ground beef and chicken.

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Great-grandmother shot, killed trying to stop fight outside DC grocery store

Family members say someone opened fire as the victim was trying to stop a fight after her granddaughter was attacked by two girls.

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East Cleveland Police searching for missing endangered woman who has special needs

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Avon teen earns college degree while still in high school

USS Cod crew had their 1st Memorial Day ceremony in 44 years

  Summit County man now charged with murder for death of newborn daughter after alleged domestic violence incident

161 COVID-19 deaths in Summit County

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  Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memorial Day observances

U.S. authorities warned beach-goers to heed social-distancing rules to avoid a resurgence of the virus that has infected 5.4 million people worldwide and killed over 345,000, including nearly 100,000 Americans, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

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  Former Akron runners trying to save Cross Country

Group says they can fund the program for nearly a decade

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Gov. DeWine says wearing a mask in public is a health measure and ‘not about politics’

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  Trump honors war dead in events colored by pandemic’s threat

President Donald Trump honored America’s fallen service members on Monday as he commemorated Memorial Day in back-to-back appearances in the midst of the pandemic.

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Violent Memorial Day weekend: 7 shootings, 3 stabbings reported in Cleveland in just over 24-hour period