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Feb 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Akron RubberDucks job fairs

AKRON The Akron RubberDucks announced it will host two job fairs for the upcoming 2017 season-- the Food & Beverage Job Fair on Feb. 15, and the annual Akron Baseball Job Fair on Feb. 21, for game-day and part-time positions. Both job fairs are at Canal Park and run from 5 to 7 p.m.

De-de Mulligan to receive achievement award on Feb. 28
Feb 12, 2017 12:00 AM

De-de Mulligan to receive achievement award on Feb. 28

De-de Mulligan, president of Mulligan Management Group will receive the Achievements in Excellence Award from the Akron/Canton Affiliate of National Sales And Marketing Executives Association on Feb. 28 at Tangier's in Akron.

Jan 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Business News

AtNetPlus adds five employees AtNetPlus, a leader in IT, Cloud, and Web solutions, announces five new additions to the team. Mark Ritchey and Chad Reich join the AtNetPlus Help Desk team as Support Desk Analysts.

Chamber Chatter
Jan 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Chamber Chatter

January Business Awards & Annual Membership Luncheon Join us for the January Community Business Awards & Annual Membership Meeting, on Tuesday, January 17, at Acker-Moore Memorial Post, 3733 Fishcreek Rd., Stow, 11:15 am (Come Early to Connect) 1:30 pm (if needed.

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Record Publishing Co. names new executive editor
Jan 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Record Publishing Co. names new executive editor

Record Publishing Co. has named Scott Shriner the new executive editor of its weekly newspaper organization.

Dec 25, 2016 12:00 AM

REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

Munroe Falls Daniel And Tammie L Cocarteu, to Dale R White, 207 Hunter Ave, $54,800 Derik Thomas, to John And Coleen Dimmick, 489 Park Ridge Dr, $204,000 Racco Family Trust, to Jason M And Kelly J Kanoza, 421 Sandown Ln, $285,000 Sheriff Of Summit County, to Phh Mtg Co

Area ski resorts open for business
Dec 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Area ski resorts open for business

Sagamore Hills -- After a rough season last year, the Boston Mills/Brandywine ski areas are open for business again. Thomas Conti, spokesman for the areas, said opening day Dec.

By Eric Marotta News Leader Editor
Proactive video aims to reduce number of dog bites
Dec 18, 2016 12:00 AM

Proactive video aims to reduce number of dog bites

Two local men have decided to take a pro-active stand on the rash of dog bites which happen this time of year. They have created a story book and animated video they hope will soon be in all local schools and clubs.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
New location
Dec 18, 2016 12:00 AM

New location

UPS Store moves to Acme building
Dec 11, 2016 12:00 AM

UPS Store moves to Acme building

The UPS Store, which has been in Stow for over 27 years,recently relocated just a stone's throw from its former location. Its newly updated facility is at 3732 Fishcreek Road, behind Acme.

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Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation welcomes Brenda Kelly to Stow lending team
Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation welcomes Brenda Kelly to Stow lending team

The Stow office of Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation is pleased to announce the recent hire of Brenda Kelly, an experienced Loan Officer, to the Stow branch location.

Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Black Friday lessons for every business

How was your Black Friday shopping experience? Being the marketing nerd that I am, I can't resist the urge to visit a few stores on Black Friday. The experience in each store varies widely, and often in interesting ways.

By Josh Gordon
Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Business news

AtNetPlus recognized AtNetPlus, Inc., a leader in IT, cloud, and web solutions, announces it is an honoree of the Power Players of Cleveland 2016 Customer Service Award.

Business News
Nov 6, 2016 12:00 AM

AROUND US

New location for book sale The annual Akron Press Club book sale will be 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 10 at a new location, Akron General Health & Wellness Center, 4125 Medina Road in Montrose.

Nov 6, 2016 12:00 AM

Chamber chatter

Welcome new members We are pleased to welcome the following new members to the Chamber: CTMS LLC (Tony Malorni), 184 Currie Hall Parkway, Kent; and Northwestern Mutual (Caitlyn Bromley), 3800 Embassy Parkway, Akron. Visit SMFCC.

Nov 1, 2016 3:52 PM

On Marketing: Essential habits of effective homepages

Last week we talked about the basics of a quality website.Today we confront a fundamental truth about all websites that often goes missed.Your website is the essential marketing material for your business.We usually don't think about our website that way, though.

By Josh Gordon
Oct 26, 2016 6:33 PM

On Marketing: What do you expect out of your website

Despite the fact that technology is advancing rapidly, the website remains the single most important marketing material you have.

By Josh Gordon
Oct 23, 2016 12:00 AM

PUCO approves $132 million rider rate hike for FirstEnergy, meaning higher monthly bills for

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio rejected a larger rider sought by the company, opting instead to allow $132.5 million annually, plus taxes, to be collected from customers over the next three years, with the possibility of a two-year extension.

By Marc Kovac |capital Bureau Chief
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Oct 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Chamber Chatter

October "After Hours" hosted by OPEN MGet Connected. Stay Connected. Join members of the Cuyahoga Falls, Greater Akron, Fairlawn, and Stow-Munroe Falls Chambers of Commerce, along with The South Akron Board of Trade, for the annual "Networking Extravaganza" at OPEN M, 941 S. Princeton St.

Oct 20, 2016 5:57 PM

On Marketing: How to lead your industry

You love your team. You love your products. Your customers have great things to say about you. But, it's been almost a decade since the company has experienced meaningful growth. What gives?For this ailment, a prescription of industry leadership is usually best.

By Josh Gordon