AKRON– The University of Akron announced on Friday that they will soon begin a three-year plan to address financial issues at the school. After a 9-month review, it was determined that changes would have to be made. The $40 million of expense reductions include the following: Eliminating 215 positions via a planned reduction in workforce.  […]

*The force is definitely with Billy Dee Williams. The “Star Wars” actor, despite receiving the lowest score from judges during last week’s season finale, managed to get enough viewer votes to survive Monday night’s double elimination. Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad and former New York Ranger Sean Avery were the show’s first casualties. Williams, whose painful […]

  CLEVELAND – Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson held a press conference Monday morning to address the closing of United Airlines hub at Hopkins International Airport. He expressed his disappointment with the news but said the reductions by United will not be devastating. Officials, Jackson says, have been planning and investing in Hopkins so he sees […]

  A glitch involving how phone numbers were displayed last week explains the reason to keep all the current contestants.   As “Dancing With the Stars” came to an end last night, it looked like Bill Engvall’s underdog run was going to end, too. The comedian and his pro partner, Emma Slater, had the lowest […]

STRONGSVILLE – Thirteen teaching positions will be eliminated in Strongsville schools, according to our news partners at Strongsville Patch. They said declining enrollment means the district does not need as much staff. A Strongsville Patch article said Assistant Superintendent Cameron Ryba said it appears 10 teachers at the elementary school level and three at the […]

Another season of “Dancing With the Stars” came with another terrible first-episode performance. It seems that there is always someone who just bombs completely in…