Category

Uncategorized

Home » Uncategorized

46 posts

Bookmark?Remove?

Outdoor Gems: Exploring Northeast Ohio | Beaver Marsh

-

words and photos by Anthony Boarman Everyone loves a comeback story. LeBron James returning to Northeast Ohio to bring the Cavaliers their first championship in franchise history. WWII veteran Louis Zamperini’s journey from Olympic stardom to Japanese prisoner... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

What I Wish I Knew | Evan Delehanty’s startup advice

-

  by Gray Giaconia   Entrepreneur and recent “Shark Tank” contestant Evan Delehanty is the founder and CEO of Peaceful Fruits, a company that makes organic, non-GMO fruit snacks. Ingredients are sustainably sourced from the Amazon Rainforest, and all... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

The Wanderer | Queso Happens: An Evening at La Loma

-

     by Holly Brown   I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again: tacos are king. They are tiny tortilla hammocks of meat and spices engulfed by sauces so spicy and flavorful that it’s impossible for any element not to shine. The moment of taco con... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Bach for Locks Promises Great Music for a Great Cause

-

Dr. Mayumi Kikuchi was diagnosed with cancer in 2012, and while she was undergoing cancer treatment, she turned to Stewart’s Caring Place, an Akron Cancer Wellness Center that provides many services for cancer patients and their families. They provided essenti... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

What Kevin Lockett Wishes He Knew

-

Name: Kevin Lockett Occupation: Content Producer, Lockett Media How did you get into the work you do? In January 2008, I was struggling to find my place in media. I had freelance jobs, but the assignments were inconsistent and I wanted to have my own voice. By... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Super No Bueno: The Eagle Huntress

-

by Ted Zep (G, 1 hr. 27 min., Documentary, Director: Otto Bell, Stars: Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley, Rys Nurgaiv) “You were brave as any man” Aisholpan Nurgaiv is a special little girl. Her rosy cheeks and bright, curious eyes are the same as an... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

On the Record: Some of our favorite Akron albums in 2016

-

With a city full of musicians and music lovers alike, it’s no wonder there were so many local new albums for us to review in 2016. Here were some of our favorites. Gretchen Pleuss, “From Birth, to Breath, to Bone” “Even to new audiences, the local musician fee... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Culture Club

-

An overview of community events happening in Akron this October by Amanda Sedlak-Hevener Murder in the Mansion October 13-14, 20-21, 27-28 at Stan Hywet Hall, 6:45 – 9:15 pm Step back into the 1920s and enjoy a fun murder-mystery evening at Stan Hywet Hall. Af... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Glassblowing on Wheels

-

Why one creative thinks a mobile studio will bring Akron together by Michelle DeShon After a day in the Kent State University glass studio with his cousin in 1993, Chad Mason was hooked. Mason was 23 years old and he liked creating things with his hands. The f... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Inside the Studio: Dara Harper

-

“Color is Essential” by words and photos by C. Birch Dara Harper’s painting studio takes up just a portion of a dark and cold basement. But this basement atmosphere has little time to make an impression as an incredible burst of color transforms the barely-win... More »