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FirstEnergy plans major power lines upgrade in region
Jul 27, 2017 12:46 PM

FirstEnergy plans major power lines upgrade in region

TWINSBURG — A $7.6 million electricity transmission lines upgrade project will kick off in late summer and run for about 6 miles through Hudson, Macedonia and Twinsburg. According to a news release from FirstEnergy Corp.

By Ken Lahmers Reporter
Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner warns of deadly fake oxycontin
Jul 26, 2017 4:27 PM

Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner warns of deadly fake oxycontin

CLEVELAND – The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner today issued a public health warning today stating that his office has detected carfentanil in pills that have been disguised as OxyContin.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:31 PM

Beep Ball returns to Solon

SOLON -- The "Babes of 1916," a senior softball team in Solon, will host the "Cleveland Scrappers," Cleveland's only blind softball team, in an exhibition game of Beep Ball. The game will be Aug. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Solon Community Park (Field No. 4) located at 6679 SOM Center Rd. in Solon.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Donations sought for senior Meet 'n' Eat program

TWINSBURG -- Twinsburg Seniors, a non-profit organization, has stepped up to form a new lunch program for those 55 and older at the Twinsburg Senior Center.

By April Helms Reporter
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(VIDEO) Finding new memories, celebrating old ones at Founder's Day
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

(VIDEO) Finding new memories, celebrating old ones at Founder's Day

TWINSBURG -- An opening downpour didn't damper the Founder's Day celebration July 22 on Twinsburg Township Square. Founder's Day was about learning and sharing the history of Twinsburg and the hallmark celebration for the city's bicentennial.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Community theater allows children to discover talent
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Community theater allows children to discover talent

TWINSBURG -- Children will be roaring in the "Lion King Experience -- Kids" July 28-30 at R.B. Chamberlin Middle School.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Off-duty Twinsburg firefighter/paramedic saves live of patron at eatery
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Off-duty Twinsburg firefighter/paramedic saves live of patron at eatery

GLENWILLOW -- What initially started out as a weekend motorcycle ride with his fiance and some friends eventually turned into a lunchtime experience that full-time Twinsburg firefigher/paramedic Kris Longo will not soon forget.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Helping Soles aims to assist Cleveland-area nonprofits
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Helping Soles aims to assist Cleveland-area nonprofits

TWINSBURG -- Twinsburg High School junior Jonathan Brooks, 16, is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser Aug. 1 through Oct. 31 to raise money for Cleveland-area nonprofits that benefit at-risk youth.

By April Helms Reporter
Officer pleads not guilty to rape
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Officer pleads not guilty to rape

AKRON -- A Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant with 18 years on the department pleaded not guilty July 21 to five felony charges including rape and kidnapping. Lt.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Summit County Fair opens with judging for 4-H
Jul 25, 2017 5:55 PM

Summit County Fair opens with judging for 4-H

allmadge – The Summit County Fair opened its gates July 25 and continues through July 30 at 229 E. Howe Road. Gates open at 8 a.m. and the event will be closing Tuesday through Thursday at 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday at 11 p.m.; and Sunday at 7 p.m.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
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Jul 24, 2017 2:50 PM

Eight utility poles topple on Ravenna Road

TWINSBURG — Windstream officials believe weather is the culprit which caused eight of the company’s utility poles on Ravenna Road near Twinsburg High School to snap and fall July 22. The poles, which broke shortly before 1:30 a.m.

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Northern Summit County hit by heavy weekend rains
Jul 24, 2017 2:29 PM

Northern Summit County hit by heavy weekend rains

One word could be used to describe July 22 -- wet. Northern Summit County was hit with heavy rains in the morning and a second round of storms about 10:30 p.m. On July 24 police and fire departments were still receiving reports of flooding.

By Tim Troglen / Jeff Saunders Reporters
Northern Summit County hit by heavy weekend rains
Jul 24, 2017 2:19 PM

Northern Summit County hit by heavy weekend rains

One word could be used to describe July 22 — wet. Northern Summit County was hit with heavy rains in the morning and a second round of storms about 10:30 p.m. On July 24 police and fire departments were still receiving reports of flooding.

By Tim Troglen / Jeff Saunders Reporters
Finding new memories, celebrating old during Founder's Day
Jul 24, 2017 1:55 PM

Finding new memories, celebrating old during Founder's Day

TWINSBURG -- An opening downpour didn't damper the Founder's Day celebration July 22 on Twinsburg Township Square. Founder's Day was about learning and sharing the history of Twinsburg and the hallmark celebration for the city's bicentennial.

By Laura Freeman Reporter
Summit Metro Park officials report car break-ins
Jul 21, 2017 5:46 PM

Summit Metro Park officials report car break-ins

SUMMIT COUNTY — Officials from the Summit Metro Parks are asking for the public's assistance in helping to prevent break-ins like a series of seven that were reported July 20.

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to rape
Jul 21, 2017 2:22 PM

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant pleads not guilty to rape

AKRON — A Summit County Sheriff’s lieutenant with 18 years on the department pleaded not guilty July 21 to five felony charges including rape and kidnapping.

By Tim Troglen, Reporter
Summit County court selected for pilot mediation program
Jul 21, 2017 12:17 PM

Summit County court selected for pilot mediation program

Judge Amy Corrigall Jones, Administrative Judge of the Summit County Common Pleas Court General Division is pleased to announce the Court has been selected by the Ohio Supreme Court as one of only 12 such courts in Ohio to participate in a program aimed at determining if mediation is a fitting resolution for certain civil stalking cases.

Mosquito spraying in Twinsburg area next week
Jul 21, 2017 10:44 AM

Mosquito spraying in Twinsburg area next week

Summit County Public Health will spray for mosquitoes in the Twinsburg area next week, on the following dates: Monday, July 24: Northweast Twinsburg Thursday, July 27: Reminderville, Twinsburg Township and east Twinsburg.

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Twinsburg's Cellular Connection ready to assist with backpack giveaway
Jul 20, 2017 2:17 PM

Twinsburg's Cellular Connection ready to assist with backpack giveaway

Round Room LLC, the nation's largest Verizon Authorized Wireless Retailer, announced recently that its TCC and Wireless Zone stores will donate 172,000 backpacks full of school supplies July 23 to ensure children across the U.S. are well prepared for the start of the school year.

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Twinsburg student raises money for at-risk youth
Jul 20, 2017 1:42 PM

Twinsburg student raises money for at-risk youth

TWINSBURG — Twinsburg High School junior Jonathan Brooks, 16, is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser from Aug.

By April Helms, Reporter