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Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Nordonia High School's Fujikawa recognized by merit scholarship program

Nordonia High School Principal Casey Wright announced today that Samuel Fujikawa has been named a commended student in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. He will receive a Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corp., which conducts the program.

Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Local girl competes in Queen of Diamonds Showcase

Local girl competes in South CarolinaAlexi Maciejowski, of Nordonia High School, competed in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase South in Spartanburg, S.C. Sept. 2 to 4.

School officials blast new state report card
Sep 20, 2016 12:00 AM

School officials blast new state report card

Nordonia Hills -- Superintendent Joe Clark said the school district should be proud it received an "A" in one measure of the progress students made in the 2015-16 school year, but like many other area superintendents, Clark is criticizing this year's state report card released by the Ohio Department of Education.

By Eric Marotta | Editor
Sep 16, 2016 11:31 AM

Walsh Jesuit High School principal will step from post at end of school year

After 10 years as principal of Walsh Jesuit High School, Mark Hassman will be making a professional change beginning next fall, according to a news release from the school.

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Cuyahoga Valley Career Center offering job seekers seminar on LinkedIn
Sep 14, 2016 4:36 PM

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center offering job seekers seminar on LinkedIn

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center is offering a job seekers seminar titled "LinkedIn: Create/Improve Your Profile," on Sept. 17 from 9 to 11 a.m. Registration for the event is required by Sept. 16 at the CVCC website, www.cvccworks.edu. The question, "What is LinkedIn and how can it help me?

Community invited to Cuyahoga Valley Career Center's 45th anniversary celebration
Sep 14, 2016 4:27 PM

Community invited to Cuyahoga Valley Career Center's 45th anniversary celebration

Join the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center as it celebrates 45 years of building careers in the community, Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school, 8001 Brecksville Road in Brecksville.

Aug 10, 2016 12:00 AM

Macedonia native awarded Churchill Scholarship

Alexis Crockett of Macedonia has been named a 2016 Churchill Scholar. The Winston Churchill Foundation awards 15 scholarships annually to graduating seniors to support one year of graduate study at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

Jul 27, 2016 12:00 AM

University of Akron spring semester graduates

The following area students were awarded degrees by The University of Akron at the spring 2016 commencment.

Jul 6, 2016 8:27 AM

Nominations accepted for 2016 Summit for Kids Youth Award

Nominations are being accepted for the 2016 Summit for Kids Youth Award. Summit for Kids will celebrate partnerships and collaboration at the Summit for Kids Breakfast on Aug. 19, in conjunction with the seventh annual Summit for Kids Expo, at the John S.

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 AM

Female students can apply for Kent State sponsored Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aviation Camp

Mall to host summer job fairSummit Mall will play host once again to the Akronworks.com Summer Job Fair on July 13 from 2 to 6 p.m.

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Jun 29, 2016 3:19 PM

Representative Roegner partners with local libraries to promote the importance of reading

COLUMBUS-- State Representative Kristina Roegner (R-Hudson) is partnering with local libraries to help promote her "Legislator for a Day" reading program. To participate in the program, children in grades 1st through 6th may stop by any participating library to pick up a bookmark that can be used to document five books they have read.

Jun 8, 2016 12:00 AM

St. Barnabas students earn first place in Ohio History Day state competition

Four St. Barnabas School students, Carson Carrell, Kenton Carrell, Christopher Speelman, and Brian Sebastian, earned a first-place award in the junior group exhibit category at the Ohio History Day state competition. The event was at Ohio Wesleyan University.

New baseball, softball fields dedicated
May 24, 2016 10:48 AM

New baseball, softball fields dedicated

Nordonia High School hosted its inaugural game at the high schools’ new baseball field after high school varsity baseball seniors and school officials cut the ribbon on the new field May 23. See the June 1 edition for more.

Photo By Briana Barker
May 11, 2016 12:00 AM

St. Barnabas PTU hosting 5K, fun walk

St. Barnabas PTU hosting 5K, fun walkThe St. Barnabas Parent Teacher Unit "Bolt Like a Blazer Teck Trek" is scheduled to take place May 21. Proceeds of the 5K run and 1 mile fun walk will support technology needs at St. Barnabas School. Registration begins at 8 a.m.

May 4, 2016 12:00 AM

St. Barnabas students pledge to serve as Earth's stewards

"The world's most prized possession is the Earth itself, created for us by God," is the theme of St. Barnabas School's pledge now on display outside the school's main office.As the St.

May 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Sponsors, participants sought for St. Barnabas 5K

Participants sought for St. Barnabas 5KThe St. Barnabas Parent Teacher Unit has organized the "Bolt Like a Blazer Teck Trek" 5k fundraiser, which also includes a 1-mile fun walk and is scheduled to take place May 21. will support technology needs at St. Barnabas School.

May 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Issues, strengths discussed at Nordonia Hills Board of Education open forum

Macedonia -- Nordonia Hills School Board members heard from approximately 50 residents on issues and strengths in the school district during an open forum meeting April 25.

By Briana Barker | Reporter
Three Nordonia High School groups tour Europe during Spring Break
May 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Three Nordonia High School groups tour Europe during Spring Break

Three student groups from Nordonia High School traveled overseas during Spring Break to broaden their horizons and expand their knowledge. One group went to France to study the language, another went to Spain, and the largest group did a British Literature tour to Dublin, England, and Paris.

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Apr 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Speakers coming to Kent State campus April 27 for Cambodia program

Women for Women Ohio and Kent State University are bringing two speakers to the campus on April 27 to take part in the "Cambodia After Kent State" program at 7 p.m. in Cartwright Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Apr 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Summit Athletic Running Club offers scholarships

Summit Athletic Running Club offers scholarshipsThe Summit Athletic Running Club has a scholarship program available to all high school seniors residing in the Summit County area who are planning on continuing their running careers.