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Rubber City following tune of Music City when it comes to schools, community programs

Jul 02, 2017
Published by Crain's Cleveland Business Someone might want to start a hot-chicken restaurant in Akron, because the Rubber City is taking a lot of cues from the Music City these days, especially when...

Akron unleashes its problem-solvers

Jun 24, 2017
Published by the Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com By Michael Douglas Beacon Journal editorial page editor When the United Way of Summit County announced its four Bold Goals for 2025, I cringed. The...

United Way of Summit County's Day of Action was just that

Jun 23, 2017
Published by Crain's Cleveland Business United Way had a big turnout at a volunteer event on June 21 — thanks to the participation of a few dozen Akron-area companies whose employees came to help....

United Way of Summit County earns fourth consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Jun 21, 2017
United Way of Summit County has earned Charity Navigator’s exclusive 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial performance and a commitment to accountability and transparency. This marks the...

Akron school district designated Ford Next Generation Learning community

May 16, 2017
Published May 16, 2017 on Ohio.com> Akron Public Schools’ effort to transform its schools into career-themed academies is getting a national boost as well as local support. The Akron school...

APS named Ford NGL community

May 16, 2017
Read the release on the Akron Public Schools website> AKRON PUBLIC SCHOOLS (APS) was today named a Ford Next Generation Learning (NGL) community in a ceremony at the National Inventor's Hall of...

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