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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Metro Parks reports 7 vehicle break-ins

Summit Metro Parks rangers are asking visitors to do their part to help prevent vehicle break-ins. The district reports that there were seven vehicles July 20 -- parked in six different areas -- which had their windows smashed, and purses were taken.

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Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

'Founding Father' of national park dies

BRECKSVILLE -- Cuyahoga Valley National Park is saddened to acknowledge the death of former U.S. Congressman, Ralph S. Regula, at the age of 92. Mr. Regula stands as one of the "founding fathers" of CVNP.

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Jul 21, 2017 11:54 AM

Metro Parks reports 7 vehicle break-ins

Summit Metro Parks rangers are asking visitors to do their part to help prevent vehicle break-ins. The district reports that there were seven vehicles July 20 -- parked in six different areas -- which had their windows smashed, and purses were taken.

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A lasting legacy: Regula helped shape Northeast Ohio
Jul 21, 2017 10:44 AM

A lasting legacy: Regula helped shape Northeast Ohio

When Ralph Regula was a congressman, he would stand at a booth at the Stark County Fair during Labor Day weekend so he could talk to the people he represented.

By Alison Matas Gatehouse Ohio Media
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Jul 21, 2017 10:44 AM

A 'Founding Father' of national park passes away

Brecksville -- Cuyahoga Valley National Park is saddened to acknowledge the death of former U.S. Congressman, Ralph S. Regula, at the age of 92. Mr. Regula stands as one of the "founding fathers" of CVNP.

Submitted To The Twinsburg Bulletin
Jul 14, 2017 8:09 PM

Annual pleas to refrain from fireworks comes from ER physician

COLUMBUS -- Around this time every year, Gary Smith makes his annual plea to Ohioans to refrain from fireworks -- whether bottle rockets and firecrackers or seemingly harmless novelties like sparklers and snaps.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jul 14, 2017 8:09 PM

10 Things to Know at the Statehouse

COLUMBUS -- Could lawmakers return to Capitol Square after the holiday for a quick veto-overriding session? The answer to that is among the 10 things that happened around the Statehouse this week: 1. Back in Town?

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Smoking, tobacco snuffed at Kent, Akron universities
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Smoking, tobacco snuffed at Kent, Akron universities

Two major universities in the region are going smoke-free and tobacco-free beginning July 1.

By Kelli Weir Gatehouse Ohio Media
Second annual Touch-A-Truck at Munroe Falls Metro Park scheduled for next month
Jul 11, 2017 7:07 AM

Second annual Touch-A-Truck at Munroe Falls Metro Park scheduled for next month

MUNROE FALLS—Touch-a-Truck returns to Munroe Falls Metro Park Aug. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the park's Lake Area (521 S. River Rd., Munroe Falls).

Essay could lead to a chance to soar with aerobatic flyer
Jul 11, 2017 7:00 AM

Essay could lead to a chance to soar with aerobatic flyer

CLEVELAND—The Cleveland National Air Show and Discount Drug Mart, in partnership with the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), will provide the opportunity of a lifetime for a lucky child.

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Jul 7, 2017 6:53 PM

Camping now open at Nimisila Park in Green

Primitive camping is now available at Summit County Metro Park's Nimisila Reservoir Metro Park in Green. Details and the link to online reservations are available at summitmetroparks.org.

Lincoln will pay a visit to Peninsula Library
Jul 7, 2017 6:30 PM

Lincoln will pay a visit to Peninsula Library

President Abraham Lincoln is coming to the Peninsula Library. Lincolnpresenter Gerald Payn will bring the former president back to life at the Peninsula Library on July 12. Sponsored by the Cuyahoga Valley Civil War Round Table, the 7:30 p.m.

Smoking, tobacco snuffed at Kent, Akron universities
Jun 29, 2017 10:44 AM

Smoking, tobacco snuffed at Kent, Akron universities

Two major universities in the region are going smoke-free and tobacco-free beginning July 1.

By Kelli Weir Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 28, 2017 9:47 AM

Camp Ho Mita Koda to reopen in July

NEWBURY -- The Board of Directors of the Camp Ho Mita Koda Foundation has announced that the nation's first and oldest camp for children with Type 1 diabetes will reopen.

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Jun 28, 2017 9:23 AM

Plan for missile defense shield in Ravenna moves forward

COLUMBUS -- A lawmaker panel made quick work of a resolution urging federal officials to base a planned missile defense shield in northeastern Ohio, moving Senate Concurrent Resolution 8 on its first hearing and recommending passage by the full chamber.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 28, 2017 9:23 AM

Ohio Senate signs off on abortion legislation

COLUMBUS -- The Ohio Senate is poised to move legislation that would ban a commonly used abortion procedure, generally blocking abortions about 13 weeks after conception.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Help a pooch out, attend Humane Society training classes

TWINSBURG -- Most dogs need training at some point in their lives. Whether it's learning basic puppy manners or more advanced tricks, dogs are at their best when they are trained.

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Jun 27, 2017 10:07 AM

Step back in time to one-room school house

Tucked away on a scenic hillside in Washington Township in northeastern Guernsey County, sits a one-room school from the early 1900s that looks like class just finished.

By Michael Nielson Gatehouse Ohio Media
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Jun 16, 2017 6:33 PM

Hope Homes in Stow focusing on housing

While Hope Homes in Stow has ceased providing operational services, its executive director stresses that it will continue its business presence at its Call Road site, focusing on providing the physical homes and facilities for those with developmental disabilities.

By Marsha Mckenna Senior Editor
Observing the cost of freedom on Flag Day
Jun 14, 2017 1:16 PM

Observing the cost of freedom on Flag Day

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Kevin Kessler was serving overseas when he learned he was going to be a father. It was summertime about seven years ago and Kessler was in Afghanistan. His wife, Adrian, gave him the good news. Kessler never had the chance to meet his only child.

By Steven M. Grazier Gatehouse Ohio Media