Russ Pry to deliver State of Summit County speech March 31

Summit County Executive Russ Pry will deliver his annual State of the County Speech at the John S. Knight Center on Thursday, March 31. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. and the program will begin at noon. There will be the … Continue reading

Akron Public Schools Superintendent David James to deliver State of Akron Schools speech Feb. 23

Superintendent David James will discuss the state of Akron Public Schools at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 23. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. As superintendent, James is responsible for 20,000 students and … Continue reading

Take a ride on the Goodyear blimp!

The Akron Press Club is holding a silent auction for a Goodyear Wingfoot One Blimp ride for two passengers, to be used between summer 2016 and September 2017. Proceeds from the auction will support scholarships awarded to college communication students … Continue reading

Ted Strickland to speak at Press Club January 25

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Ted Strickland will speak at the Akron Press Club on Monday, January 25. Lunch will be at 11:45 a. m., and the program will follow. There will be the opportunity for questions. This event is co-sponsored … Continue reading

Akron General’s Stover and Cleveland Clinic’s Cosgrove to speak at Press Club Feb. 2

Akron General Health System CEO Dr. Thomas “Tim” Stover and Cleveland Clinic CEO Dr. Toby Cosgrove will speak at the Akron Press Club on Tuesday, February 2. Lunch will be at 11:45 a.m., and the program will follow. There will … Continue reading

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