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Smooth sailing for Rotary's first River Run
Jul 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Smooth sailing for Rotary's first River Run

On July 9, the Rotary Club of Twinsburg had its inaugural Rotary River Run, the first of three sessions slated in July.

Classic cars on Founders' Day
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Classic cars on Founders' Day

TWINSBURG -- Cruise in to Founders' Day on July 22 and showcase your classic car. The Bicentennial Committee is accepting applications for historic vehicles between 1910 and 1979. Cars will be showcased at the once-in-a-lifetime 200 year celebration at Twinsburg Township Square.

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New Rotarian brings talents to the table
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

New Rotarian brings talents to the table

"There are as many reasons to come to Rotary as there are Rotarians. But each of us has stayed, because it adds something to our own lives. Through Rotary, we are making a difference in the world, and the more involved we become, the greater the difference it makes in each of us.

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Historical Society will open doors to renovated museum on Founders' Day

On July 22, Founders' Day, the Twinsburg Historical Society will celebrate with a grand reopening of the Museum. Residents can come and see all of the work the trustees and members have been doing with dues dollars and your donations. Andy Tomko will show off the group's brand new website.

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Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

City council approves tax incentive for AVA Direct

TWINSBURG -- Twinsburg City Council unanimously approved June 13 a tax incentive agreement with AVA Direct Custom Computers under the Twinsburg Occupancy Program.

By April Helms Reporter
Congressman talks health care, discord over discourse
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Congressman talks health care, discord over discourse

KENT -- A bipartisan approach may be the only viable avenue toward consensus on healthcare reform, as the crafting of the GOP's Senate bill is "even worse than how the Affordable Care Act evolved," says U.S. Congressman Dave Joyce (R, OH-14).

By Andrew Schunk Editor
Deluge doesn't deter at Rock the Park
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Deluge doesn't deter at Rock the Park

TWINSBURG -- Thousands weathered the storm, quite literally, at Perici Amphitheatre June 30 for Building 429, with opening acts John Tibbs and Tori Harper.

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Digging up the past
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Digging up the past

TWINSBURG -- Local artifacts from 41 years ago were unearthed June 23 at Crown Hill Cemetery, as a time capsule that was buried in 1976 was dug up in rainy weather. People gathered around the capsule, speculating at what was inside the numerous sealed plastic bags, containers and wheels.

By April Helms Reporter
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Expenditures, revenue down by $2M in Twinsburg 1

TWINSBURG -- Both revenues and expenditures in Twinsburg are expected to drop by about $2 million between 2016 and 2017, according to the 2018 tax budget being considered by City Council. The tentative budget must be submitted to the Summit County Auditor by July 20.

By April Helms Reporter
Refueling flight fills important mission for Ohio Air Guard
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Refueling flight fills important mission for Ohio Air Guard

COLUMBUS -- You know the old math problem: A KC-135 Stratotanker leaves Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base at 10:30 a.m., traveling at 320 mph; while a C-17 Globemaster III leaves Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina at 11 a.m., traveling at 450 mph.

By Andrew Schunk Editor
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Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Health care rally set

Forward United NEO will conduct a health care rally on Twinsburg Township Square July 9, 1-4 p.m. Betsy Rader, candidate for the District 14 U.S.

Top 'Twinspirations' speaker is recognized
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Top 'Twinspirations' speaker is recognized

TWINSBURG -- Thomas R. Mazanec has been awarded with the Advanced Communicator Silver award in the Toastmasters International Education Program. Mazanec is a founding member of Twinspirations Toastmasters, a public speaking and leadership development club that meets weekly in Twinsburg.

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Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Worth Noting

Judges needed for Twins Days The Twins Days Festival Committee is seeking judges to assist with the annual twins contests Aug. 5 and 6 during the 42nd Annual Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg. The contests begin around noon both days and run until 6 p.m. each evening.

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

New Twinsburg art center in the wings?

TWINSBURG -- The city could see a new downtown art center with live theater and potential studio space, after the Twin Masks Performing Arts Center cleared a zoning hurdle in City Council June 27.

By April Helms Reporter
Classic cars on Founders' Day
Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Classic cars on Founders' Day

TWINSBURG -- Cruise in to Founders' Day on July 22 and showcase your classic car. The Bicentennial Committee is accepting applications for historic vehicles between 1910 and 1979. Cars will be showcased at the once-in-a-lifetime 200 year celebration at Twinsburg Township Square.

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Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Worth Noting

PARTA considers closure of Twinsburg location PARTA will conduct public hearings on potential route changes, including the possible closure of a Park N' Ride Stop on Creekside Drive in Twinsburg, set for Aug. 28. Public hearings will be at 10 a.m.

Jun 29, 2017 11:48 AM

PARTA considers closure of Park N' ride in Twinsburg

PARTA will conduct public hearings on potential route changes, including the possible closure of a Park N' Ride Stop on Creekside Drive in Twinsburg, set for Aug. 28. Public hearings will be at 10 a.m. July 18 at the second floor of the Kent Central Gateway or at 11:30 a.m.

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Kent ER opening soon
Jun 29, 2017 10:23 AM

Kent ER opening soon

University Hospitals plans to open its new emergency department at the corner of S.R. 43 and S.R. 261 in Kent on July 10, according to hospital officials. An open house is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8.

By Bob Gaetjens Staff Writer
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Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Worth Noting

Judges needed for Twins Days The Twins Days Festival Committee is seeking judges to assist with the annual twins contests Aug. 5 and 6 during the 42nd Annual Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg. The contests begin around noon both days and run until 6 p.m. each evening.

Twinsburg Fire donates old training equipment to Linde Gas
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg Fire donates old training equipment to Linde Gas

TWINSBURG -- After nearly two decades of use, the Twinsburg Fire Department has donated its old propane-fueled fire extinguisher trainer to Linde Gas of Twinsburg.

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