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Jun 20, 2017 10:16 AM

Carlos Jones & P.L.U.S. Band play free concert at Howe Meadow

BRECKSVILLE -- Grab a blanket and a picnic dinner and come out to this national park for a free concert June 21 by reggae group Carlos Jones & the P.L.U.S. Band. The band will play at Howe Meadow, 4040 Riverview Road in Peninsula.

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Porthouse Theatre is Working '9 to 5' with opening show
Jun 16, 2017 7:19 PM

Porthouse Theatre is Working '9 to 5' with opening show

Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s outdoor, summer theatre on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, will open its 49th season with a production of “9 to 5.

Ohio City Stages return in July at Cleveland Museum of Art
Jun 16, 2017 7:17 PM

Ohio City Stages return in July at Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art’s Ohio City Stages returns for weekly summer block parties in front of Transformer Station on Wednesday evenings in July at 7:30 p.m.

Akron Symphony performs free summer concerts
Jun 16, 2017 7:15 PM

Akron Symphony performs free summer concerts

Join the Akron Symphony as it partners with the city of Akron to offer a series of free outdoor concerts this summer in city parks.

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Dads honored on Father's Day at Akron Zoo
Jun 9, 2017 4:54 PM

Dads honored on Father's Day at Akron Zoo

The Akron Zoo will host a special Father's Day celebration for dads and grandpas June 18 by giving them free admission. Zoo hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For details, visit www.akronzoo.org or call 330-375-2550.

The Beach Boys bring summer loving to Hudson for benefit concert
Jun 9, 2017 4:54 PM

The Beach Boys bring summer loving to Hudson for benefit concert

HUDSON - The Country Club of Hudson, 2155 Middleton Road, is known more for its sand traps and water holes than beach parties and surf-inspiring waves.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Summit StageFest set for June 3
Jun 1, 2017 3:57 PM

Summit StageFest set for June 3

The nonprofit Partners for Theater will present Summit StageFest, a free, one-day outdoor theater festival at 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. June 3, along West Market Street in Highland Square. The Akron area is rich with theater.

May 18, 2017 11:14 AM

Drop in for 'Drop Dead!' at Chagrin Valley Little Theater

CHAGRIN FALLS -- Drop in on Chagrin Valley Little Theatre's production of "Drop Dead!" and help solve the murder mystery.

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May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

R.B. Chamberlin graduate releases second album

Former Twinsburg resident Carl Borden, a 1995 graduate of R.B. Chamberlin High School, announces the release of his new album, Breathe. This is Borden's second album.

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May 5, 2017 3:34 PM

'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' wraps up Coach House's season

Presented in collaboration with Ohio Shakespeare Festival, "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" will conclude Coach House's 2016-17 season.

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John Oates of Hall & Oates coming to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
May 5, 2017 3:01 PM

John Oates of Hall & Oates coming to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Rock Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Inductee John Oates will be at the Rock Hall May 21. Oates will chat with fans, perform a short acoustic set, and sign copies of his new book, Change of Seasons. In an interview at 1 p.m.

May 3, 2017 2:51 PM

R.B. Chamberlin graduate releases second album

Former Twinsburg resident Carl Borden, a 1995 graduate of R.B. Chamberlin High School, announces the release of his new album, Breathe. This is Borden's second album.

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Businessman shares fish tales in short story collection
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Businessman shares fish tales in short story collection

TWINSBURG -- What started out as a detailed log kept by Belmeadow Drive resident C. William King on his fishing forays has turned into a short story collection.

By April Helms Reporter
Twinsburg businessman shares fish tales in short story collection
Apr 21, 2017 10:01 AM

Twinsburg businessman shares fish tales in short story collection

TWINSBURG -- What started out as a detailed log kept by Belmeadow Drive resident William King on his fishing forays has turned into a short story collection.

By April Helms Reporter
Akron Symphony seeking nominations for Music Educator of the Year
Apr 7, 2017 3:11 PM

Akron Symphony seeking nominations for Music Educator of the Year

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.

Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Aurora Community Theatre prepares to travel to 'Brigadoon'

The romantic musical fantasy "Brigadoon" opens at Aurora Community Theatre April 28.

Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Easter Bunny visits Akron Zoo for 'Breakfast with the Bunny'

The Akron Zoo will host its annual Breakfast with the Bunny event April 1 8, 9 and 15. Breakfast starts at 8:30 a.m., and includes a full breakfast buffet, a visit from the Easter Bunny and an outdoor egg hunt. Reservations are required and space is limited.

Hudson Players season will be announced at membership meeting
Apr 4, 2017 2:00 PM

Hudson Players season will be announced at membership meeting

For anyone interested in joining Hudson Players, and getting a sneak peak of next year's season, make plans to attend the group's annual spring membership meeting April 9 at 6 p.m. at the Barlow Community Center at 41 S. Oviatt St. in Hudson.

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Music From the Western Reserve presents the Omni Quartet
Apr 4, 2017 2:00 PM

Music From the Western Reserve presents the Omni Quartet

Hudson -- Music from The Western Reserve is back for their final concert of the 2016-2017 season featuring The Omni Quartet, members of the illustrious Cleveland Orchestra.

Apr 4, 2017 2:00 PM

'Julius Caesar' on stage through April 23

AKRON -- Rubber City Shakespeare Company is pleased to present William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, directed by distinguished Guest Director, Marshall B Garrett. In this timely production, Rome is on the verge of crowning Julius Caesar as their new king after 500 years of republic rule.