A northeast Ohio man tried to avoid arrest during traffic stops by identifying himself with the name of a slain former friend, causing an ordeal for that teenager’s parents when they received letters about warrants for their dead son, police and the family said.
3:59 PM Mar 17, 2014
Police in Akron said a man walked into a middle school and lured a 12-year-old girl into an empty office, where he fondled her.
11:05 PM Mar 8, 2014
Six fraternity members at a university in Ohio have pleaded not guilty to hazing charges.
7:29 PM Mar 8, 2014
Officials at the university said they shut down the fraternity and don’t tolerate hazing.
5:11 PM Feb 28, 2014
Feb 10, 1927 - Feb 14, 2014

Elizabeth G. (Grady) Whitworth  passed away peacefully at Hospice on Ridgewood, Akron, after a short illness on Feb. 14, 2014, with her loving husband at her bedside.

3:00 PM Feb 25, 2014
FirstEnergy Corp. is planning to close two northeast Ohio power plants earlier than initially planned.
1:22 PM Feb 8, 2014
College official proposes cuts to save costs among enrollment decline.
4:57 PM Feb 7, 2014
Ohio officials say dog-rescue operations that haven’t registered with the state under new regulations could face fines.
2:50 PM Jan 22, 2014
Two police officers in northeast Ohio have been disciplined after a gun accidentally fired while they cleaned their weapons at the high school where they were assigned.
9:59 PM Jan 19, 2014
The Ohio Turnpike’s online survey shows most motorists use the 241-mile toll road because it’s the fastest and most convenient route.
4:56 PM Jan 12, 2014

 

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