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There will be some additional help in the Akron Public Schools (APS) next year, following approval by the Board of Education of Superintendent David James’s personnel recommendations July 28.
by Rene Garrett in Academics 
Panic buttons — the kind a bank teller pushes to trigger a silent alarm during a robbery — are the latest safety measure in Akron schools.
by Rene Garrett in News 
Welcome Home LeBron Celebration tickets available at 6 p.
by Rene Garrett in Community  Events 
The statistic, reported a year ago by the Beacon Journal, shocked the conscience of Debbie Rhinesmith.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
In a recent event titled "Streetscapes 2014: Akron in Plein Air," local artists left their studios to paint Akron outdoors.
by Rene Garrett in Art  Events 
From Grizzly Ridge to the Tiger Valley, Akron Public Schools students and their families took a safari at the Akron Zoo filling donated backpacks with back-to-school goodies.
by Rene Garrett in Events  Community 
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education.
by Ryan Dumont in News 
Summer is a bare-it-all season of sleeveless tops, shorts and bathing suits; so what better time than now to talk with youth about their body image.
by Rene Garrett in Other 

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‐DR. DORAH DIALE