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Off-duty Twinsburg firefighter/paramedic saves live of patron at eatery
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Off-duty Twinsburg firefighter/paramedic saves live of patron at eatery

GLENWILLOW -- What initially started out as a weekend motorcycle ride with his fiance and some friends eventually turned into a lunchtime experience that full-time Twinsburg firefigher/paramedic Kris Longo will not soon forget.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Search on to fill empty space in Aurora plaza
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Search on to fill empty space in Aurora plaza

The new management company of Barrington Town Square in Aurora is looking for a new tenant for Doogan's of Aurora, a restaurant and banquet center that closed at the end of June, according to Mike Guggenheim, president of Guggenheim Real Estate Inc.

By Bob Gaetjens Reporter
City takes on major projects
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

City takes on major projects

AURORA -- Four major projects are on the horizon for the city after City Council unanimously approved contracts at its July 17 meeting.The projects will cost nearly $850,000.

By Ken Lahmers Reporter
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Property transfers

The following records were collected from the Portage County recorder's office and were provided by a subscription service. For more information, visit www.portagecountyauditor.org. Gregory and Mary Behler to Claire Hollywood and William Monahan, 76 New Hudson Road, $247,500.

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At the library
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

At the library

Aurora Memorial Library will host a free showing of an animated Paramount Pictures movie about a brave chimpanzee who, with the help of friends, sets out to save his planet from an evil warlord. Pizza and popcorn, courtesy of the Friends of the Library, will be served.

Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Tax panel makes $1.4 million in proposals

After months of discussion and review, members of the Portage County Sales and Use Tax Committee agreed July 19 to recommend roughly $1.4 million in program proposals to county commissioners.

By Matthew Merchant Reporter
Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant charged
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant charged

AKRON -- A Summit County Sheriff's lieutenant with 18 years on the department pleaded not guilty July 21 to five felony charges including rape and kidnapping. Lt.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Jul 26, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora To Do List

5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK If you have an event you would like to submit, send your name, with a phone number and info about the event to klahmers@recordpub.com. 1 -- Look for farm fresh food The Aurora Farmers Market continues each Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Search on to fill empty space in Aurora plaza
Jul 24, 2017 10:37 AM

Search on to fill empty space in Aurora plaza 1

The new management company of Barrington Town Square in Aurora is looking for a new tenant for Doogan’s of Aurora, a restaurant and banquet center that closed at the end of June, according to Mike Guggenheim, president of Guggenheim Real Estate Inc.

By Bob Gaetjens, Reporter
UPDATE: Missing Windham Township teen found safe
Jul 19, 2017 11:38 AM

UPDATE: Missing Windham Township teen found safe

Portage County Sheriff David Doak is asking for the public to help deputies find a missing Windham Township teen. Savannah Hopper, 16, left her home on Slagle Road early Wednesday morning.

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Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Generations gather in Twinsburg for Founders' Day

TWINSBURG -- The Bicentennial's signature celebration -- Founders' Day -- promises to have something for every generation July 22 on Twinsburg Township Square. The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

From Staff Reports
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Aurora Police Reports-July 19

Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by the Aurora Police Department. It is not intended to be all-inclusive. Thefts: A Buckingham Drive man reported July 11 that during his move into a new residence, coins valued at $750 and jewelry (no value reported) were taken.

CSU grad students share their vision for Geauga Lake Park/Sea World site
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

CSU grad students share their vision for Geauga Lake Park/Sea World site

AURORA -- This spring, a group of 22 Cleveland State University graduate students completed their vision for redevelopment of the 650-acre former Geauga Lake Park property, which resulted in a plan called "Geauga Lake: The Next 100 Years.

By Ken Lahmers Editor
Activity at Aurora Farmers' Market
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Activity at Aurora Farmers' Market

Here are a couple of participants at a recent session of the weekly Aurora Farmers' Market, which takes placed Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. in the parking lot behind the Church in Aurora and Town Hall. It will run through Aug. 30.

Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

$1 million in pot found stashed in cars

Employees of a Portage County Ford dealership made a surprising discovery while checking out a newly delivered Ford Fusion last week.

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Some more views from July 4 festivities
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Some more views from July 4 festivities

Here are a few more participants and/or onlookers at Aurora's July 4 parade and festivities. At upper left, Thomas Stoycos holds a balloon creation. Directly above, Karen Carter-Cohn and Rob Sweeney man the Moebius Nature Center booth.

Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

City manager proposed in Streetsboro

STREETSBORO -- Several members of City Council have made it clear they do not support some or all of the charter amendments proposed originally by Mayor Glenn Broska.

By Bob Gaetjens Record-courier Reporter
Youths lauded for riding with bicycle helmets
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Youths lauded for riding with bicycle helmets

Several youngsters in Hawthorn of Aurora were among those in town who were rewarded for wearing their helmets while riding their bikes this summer. Pictured here is Karen Mulligan, one of the honorees.

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Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

Drug use likely pushing rise in hepatitis C cases in Portage

Intravenous drug use is driving up the number of reported cases of the viral liver disease hepatitis C in Portage County, health officials say.

By Dave O'brien Record-courier Reporter
Jul 19, 2017 1:00 AM

UH-Portage to host event to celebrate 100 years

University Hospitals Portage Medical Center invites area residents to celebrate the hospital's 100th anniversary at its annual Family Health and Safety Day on July 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents of all ages are welcome to visit the UH Portage Medical Center campus at 6847 N.