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Akron Symphony seeking nominations
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Akron Symphony seeking nominations

The Akron Symphony Orchestra is currently accepting nominations for its inaugural Music Educator of the Year Award. This award will be presented by Music Director Christopher Wilkins at the Nov. 18 concert at E. J. Thomas Hall.

Ohio bill would return funds to public schools
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Ohio bill would return funds to public schools

TWINSBURG -- A measure moving through the Ohio House of Representatives could return money that has been confiscated from underperforming charter schools to the public districts from which the money was taken. Twinsburg Board of Education President Mark Curtis was invited as a guest of Rep.

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(VIDEO) Twinsburg School Board president: Measure could return money from charter schools
Apr 10, 2017 10:19 AM

(VIDEO) Twinsburg School Board president: Measure could return money from charter schools

TWINSBURG -- A measure moving through the Ohio House of Representatives could return money that has been confiscated from underperforming charter schools to the public districts from which the money was taken. Twinsburg Board of Education President Mark Curtis was invited as a guest of Rep.

By April Helms Reporter
Student wins accolades from scholastic writing competition
Mar 28, 2017 2:30 PM

Student wins accolades from scholastic writing competition

TWINSBURG -- Makiyah Harris, an eighth-grader at R.B. Chamberlin Middle School, recently earned a National Gold Medal and Best-in-Grade Award for her science fiction/fantasy story, "The Llovenia Effect.

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St. Rita's young scientists
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Rita's young scientists

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Kent choreographers 'illuminate' new work

KENT -- Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance continued its 2016-17 production season with "il° lu° mi° nate 1. to light up.," a weekend of dance comprising two student dance concerts: the B.F.A.

From Staff Reports
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

On Campus

Kent State names President's List Noah Lewchenko was on the President's List at Kent State for the fall semester 2016.

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

School levy is Issue 15 on May 2 ballot

TWINSBURG -- Voters in the Twinsburg City School District will see Issue 15 on the May 2 ballot, the number given to the 6.9-mill tax levy approved for the ballot by the Twinsburg Board of Education in January. The levy is estimated to generate $5.

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Scoreboard: Sponsors step up to assist Twinsburg schools
Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Scoreboard: Sponsors step up to assist Twinsburg schools

TWINSBURG -- Four business sponsors will cover the cost of a new scoreboard at Tiger Stadium and two new scoreboards for the high school gymnasium, which district officials say should be ready for the fall sports seasons. Sponsorship agreements with the American Bottling Co.

By April Helms Reporter
School levy is Issue 15 on the ballot
Mar 17, 2017 11:58 AM

School levy is Issue 15 on the ballot

TWINSBURG -- Voters in the Twinsburg City School District will see Issue 15 on the May 2 ballot, the number given to the 6.9-mill tax levy approved for the ballot by the Twinsburg Board of Education in January. The levy is estimated to generate $5.

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Mar 15, 2017 2:06 PM

Twinsburg schools host financial forum March 20

TWINSBURG — The Twinsburg City School District will host a community forum about the district's finances March 20 at 6 p.m. at the Twinsburg Public Library.

From Staff Reports
Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Debate student helps UA team win

AKRON -- Abby Zerull of Twinsburg is a member of The University of Akron's Speech and Debate Team that recently won its second straight title at the Ohio Forensics Association State Championships at Capital University.

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM

On Campus

Akron Zips named to dean's list Congratulations to the more than 3,500 students who made the fall 2016 dean's list at the University of Akron. To be eligible for the list, students must maintain a GPA of 3.5 to 3.99, and be enrolled in 12 or more credit hours.

St. Rita students rise to the challenge
Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Rita students rise to the challenge

St. Rita School fourth-graders were assigned a STEM Challenge to create a device to clean dirty water. They were given only certain items to purchase and a $10 budget to work with. Each team was to clean at least a half cup of water. St. Rita School is at 33200 Baldwin Road in Solon.

Twinsburg superintendent's contract renewed for three years
Mar 3, 2017 2:02 PM

Twinsburg superintendent's contract renewed for three years

The Twinsburg School Board voted 4-1 to approve a new contract for Superintendent Kathryn Powers, effective Aug. 1, 2017 through July 31, 2020, at its March 1 meeting.

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Feb 28, 2017 10:03 AM

School Note

Wilcox hosts kindergarten meeting Wilcox Primary School will host an information meeting March 2 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the school, 9198 Darrow Road, for parents of children entering kindergarten in August 2017. Children must be 5 years old on or before Aug.

Feb 24, 2017 1:12 PM

Teen Institute to live stream winter retreat

Nordonia High School Teen Institute is a youth-led prevention club at Nordonia High School. The program empowers young people to talk to their peers about making healthy decisions and developing strong leadership skills. Annually, the student leaders of Nordonia T.I.