Akron Press Club presents mayoral debate August 19

The Akron Press Club will present a debate among the Democratic candidates in the Akron mayoral primary on Wednesday, August 19, at the University of Akron’s Quaker Station. The debate is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the … Continue reading

Check out our YouTube channel for past Press Club speeches

Press Club luncheon speeches may be found on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCff8Ytz7wvnAQ–BT-oGL-w This archive is offered as a public service by the Press Club for those who may have missed a luncheon speech or those who want to revisit … Continue reading

Eight area students receive scholarships

Six area college students will receive scholarships in memory of longtime Akron Beacon Journal editor John S. Knight and public relations professional Ludel Sauvageot. The Akron Press Club will award a seventh scholarship and an eighth will be given to … Continue reading

Akron Press Club presents Akron Marathon panel April 28

A panel from the Akron Marathon Rubber City Race Series will speak at the Akron Press Club on Tuesday, April 28. Lunch will be at 11:45 a.m., and the program will follow. There will be opportunity for questions. This event … Continue reading

Akron Press Club presents a night with the RubberDucks and owner Ken Babby May 19

Join the Akron Press Club for a special event that will start with a behind-the-scenes tour of Canal Park, include a presentation by RubberDucks owner Ken Babby and end with a game between Akron and the New Britain Rock Cats. … Continue reading

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