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Congresswoman Marcia Fudge to speak Jan. 23

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge will speak at the Akron Press Club luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 23. This event is co-sponsored by the University of Akron’s Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics. There will be the opportunity for questions following … Continue reading

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State of schools, county dates set

Mark your calendars. The annual State of the Akron Schools address by Superintendent David James will be Feb. 13, 2014. The annual State of the County address by Summit County Executive Russ Pry will be March 14, 2014. More details … Continue reading

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Downtown Akron Partnership president to speak Nov. 14

Downtown Akron Partnership President Suzie Graham will talk about the changing face of downtown Akron and the role of the Partnership at the Akron Press Club luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 14. There will be an opportunity for questions following the … Continue reading

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Proenza, Chema to speak at Oct. 10

The retiring presidents of the University of Akron and Hiram College will talk about the role of public and private institutions of higher education in the 21st Century at the Akron Press Club Thursday, Oct. 10. There will be the … Continue reading

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Nina Turner talks about voting in Ohio

Democratic Secretary of State candidate Nina Turner told the Akron Press Club Sept. 12 that the GOP is working to restrict voting in Ohio. She called such attempts “immoral.” The state senator from Cleveland said she would work to expand … Continue reading

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National Ethics Conference Focuses on Entertainment Journalism at Ninth Workshop

Industry experts will discuss topics such as Privacy vs. Adoration; Access to Celebrities; How to Get a Job in Entertainment Media; Stalking and Paparazzi; and Dealing with Publicity and Press Agents Celebrities are followed by the paparazzi, have minimal privacy … Continue reading

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State Senator and Secretary of State candidate Nina Turner launches 2013-14 Press Club season

State Sen. Nina Turner, D-Cleveland, will discuss Ohio politics and her 2014 run for Ohio Secretary of State at the inaugural public event of the Akron Press Club on Sept. 12 at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will … Continue reading

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Meet the new Aeros owner at the ballpark, and enjoy a tour and game as well

The Akron Press Club invites you to meet the new owner of the Akron Aeros, Ken Babby, for a lunch at Canal Park complete with ballpark food. Press Club members also will get one free ticket for the game against … Continue reading

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Video of Dave Lieberth’s speech

A video by Akronbuzz.com of Dave Liebreth Akron Press Club speech is available at http://www.akronbuzz.com/2013-01-16-akron-press-club-david-lieberth.php

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State of Akron Schools speech Feb. 14

Superintendent David James will discuss the state of Akron Public Schools at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 14, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. James led … Continue reading

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