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Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

LIBRARY BRIEFS

Library book sale April 27-29 The Tallmadge Library Association's next book sale will take place April 27 through 29. Friends of the Library members are invited to the presale on April 27 from 4 to 8 p.m. Memberships will be available at the door.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

AROUND US

Summit Metro Parks Spree For All begins May 1 Spree For All, the two-month Summit Metro Parks hiking series on flat and easy trails, begins May 1 and continues through June 30.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Four-Leaf Clover Run, Family Fun Run to benefit THS student

The second annual Four-Leaf Clover Run and Family Fun Run, sponsored by Four-Leaf Clover Inc., will again benefit local charity partners, Project Ed Bear and The Stephen A. Comunale Jr. Family Cancer Foundation. In addition to these two organizations, this year Four-Leaf Clover Inc.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

DRIVER SAFETY

AARP Driver Safety Course to be offered May 25 The AARP Driver Safety Program will be offered at the Tallmadge Community Center, 80 Community Road, May 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.

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Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

RECREATION NEWS

UPCOMING EVENTS & NEWS Summer Hours -- Starting May 1, the Tallmadge Recreation Center will shift to its summer hours: Monday through Thursday, 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

TALLMADGE PRIMETIMERS

JOIN THE TALLMADGE PRIMETIMERS Over 50? Join the Tallmadge Primetimers, where one can enjoy monthly programs scheduled for the third Tuesday of the month at noon, with a business meeting following at 12:30 p.m. and entertainment at 1 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 361 now 30 strong
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Boy Scout Troop 361 now 30 strong

Boy Scout Troop 361 of First Congregational Church welcomed seven new scouts March 22. The new members crossed over from Cub Scout Pack 3361 and recently earned the Arrow of Light award.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Drug Take-Back Day set for April 29

April 29 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Law Director Megan E. Raber, Mayor Dave Kline and the Tallmadge Police Department are hosting Tallmadge Prescription Drug Take-Back Day at the Police Department, 53 Northeast Ave.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

DATEBOOK

TUESDAY, APRIL 25 The Tallmadge Heritage Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26 Stepping Stones, a stroke support group for stroke survivors and their families, will meet at 1 p.m. on the fifth floor of the Akron General Medical Center.

3 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

3 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK

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Anticipation
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Anticipation

Gabriella Stephens, 3, is all smiles as she patiently waits with her mother and two sisters for the city's annual Easter Egg Hunt, April 15 at the Tallmadge Recreation Center, to begin. For more photos, see Page 11.

An 'eggciting' day at the Rec Center
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

An 'eggciting' day at the Rec Center

Hundreds of excited children raced to gather plastic eggs filled with candy and prizes at the city's annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Tallmadge Recreation Center April 15. A familiar long-eared fellow hopped into the festivities to visit with kids and pose for photos.

Filling eggs for the 'hunt'
Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Filling eggs for the 'hunt'

As they do every year, members of the Tallmadge Primetimers sit down with Tallmadge High School student -- this year, the junior class officers -- to fill thousands of brightly-colored plastic eggs with candy.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

WORTH NOTING

USPS food drive set for May 13 The United States Postal Service will host its annual food drive May 13. This is the 25th year for the "Stamp Out Hunger" Canned Food Drive. The event is supported by the USPS and the National Association of Letter Carriers.

Apr 18, 2017 5:57 PM

Free community shred day on April 29 in Akron

Equitable Federal Credit Union is hosting a free community shred day on April 29 from 9 to noon at its Akron branch, 1889 Brittain Road. The public is invited to bring documents that they would like to be shredded. There is a 10-box limit. There will be refreshments available.

Lions presents check to Builders Club members
Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Lions presents check to Builders Club members

The Tallmadge Lions Club and the Tallmadge Middle School Builders Club worked together at the Lions Spaghetti Dinner March 11. The Tallmadge Lions decided at their February meeting to donate all proceeds from the dinner to the Builders Club.

Fun for all at Community Expo 2017
Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Fun for all at Community Expo 2017

This year's Tallmadge Community Expo, which took place April 8 at the Tallmadge Recreation Center, brought in around 2,000 visitors, according to Tallmadge Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Terry Bumpas.

Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Western Reserve Academyarchivist, historian to speak to Tallmadge Civil War Society

Tom Vince will be the featured speaker at the Tallmadge Civil War Society meeting beginning at 7:30 p.m. April 18 at the Old Town Hall on Tallmadge Circle.

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Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Michelle Knight to share story

A Night with Lily Rose Lee, aka Michelle Knight, will take place April 28 at Cuyahoga Falls High School auditorium, 2300 Fourth St. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. The program is being hosted by the Six District Compact's Criminal Justice program.

Cruisin' around Puerto Rico with the Express
Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Cruisin' around Puerto Rico with the Express

Nancie Scott of Tallmadge went on a cruise at the end of March out of San Juan Puerto Rico with her two kids, some friends and a copy of the Tallmadge Express. Pictured from left to right is Janelle Winston, Skylar Scott and Hannah Ely. Standing in the back is Zachary Scott.