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Political landscape panel January 26

A panel will discuss the “Lay of the Land: The Political Landscape in 2012” at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Thursday, January 26, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions from the … Continue reading

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Press Club officers for 2012

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WKSU News Director M.L. Schultze was elected president of the Akron Press Club at the December board meeting. She succeeds Bruce Winges, who served two years as president. Here are the 2012 Press Club officers: President, M.L. Schultze Past president, … Continue reading

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Josh Mandel declines Press Club invitation

A Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Ohio has declined an invitation to address the Akron Press Club. Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel is too busy to speak at the Press Club, according to his political director. Mandel is running … Continue reading

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U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown to speak Jan. 6

Ohio U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown will speak Friday, Jan. 6, to the Akron Press Club at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. This event is co-sponsored by the League of … Continue reading

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Press Club book sale November 5

The Akron Press Club’s annual book sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, November 5 at the Martin University Center, 105 Fir Hill, on the campus of The University of Akron. Free parking is available. Most … Continue reading

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2011 Akron Mayoral debate Oct. 24

The two candidates for mayor of Akron – Republican Jennifer Hensal and Democratic incumbent Don Plusquellic – will participate in a debate at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon Monday, October 24, 2011, at the Martin Center on the campus of … Continue reading

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Senate Bill 5 panel discussion Oct. 20

A panel discussion of Ohio Senate Bill 5 will be held at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Thursday, October 20, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience Ohio lawmakers … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Press Club’s 40th birthday

After four decades of lunches, speeches, auctions, scholarship fund-raisers, book sales and good times we are ready to celebrate the Akron Press Club’s 40th birthday. The Press Club board invites present members, past members and those who have been connected … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new Akron Press Club web site

If you are reading these words, then you are looking at the Press Club’s redesigned web site. Board members have been working for some time to make this much-needed change to update our web site. The new site allows us … Continue reading

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2011 Akron Democratic Mayoral Debate

The three Democratic candidates for Akron mayor – Janice Davis, Don Plusquellic and Michael Williams – will participate in a debate at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon Monday, August 8, 2011, at the University of Akron’s Student Union. This event … Continue reading

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