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State of the County address March 27

Summit County Executive Russ Pry will give his annual State of the County address Wednesday, March 27, at the John S. Knight Center in downtown Akron. There will be an opportunity for questions following the speech. The Akron Press Club … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year dinner Feb. 22

The Akron Press Club invites you to celebrate the “Year of the Snake” with a scrumptious, bountiful feast for club members and guests. This Press Club tradition continues at the China Gourmet Restaurant on West Market Street. Join us for … Continue reading

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Deputy Mayor Lieberth to speak January 16

David Lieberth will speak at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 16, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center, about “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Local Government.”  There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. … Continue reading

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PolitiFact program available on video

If you missed PolitiFact Ohio editor Robert Higgs at the Akron Press Club Nov. 29, you can see the complete program by going here Thanks to AkronBuzz for the video. You can like them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/akronbuzz   The Akron … Continue reading

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Book sale Nov. 3

The Akron Press Club annual book sale will be Saturday, Nov. 3, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Martin University Center, 105 Fir Hill, University of Akron. Free parking is available. Most of the items are priced very reasonably … Continue reading

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Ohio PolitiFact editor will speak Nov. 29

Robert Higgs, PolitiFact Ohio editor and deputy metro editor of the Plain Dealer, will speak Thursday, Nov. 29 at the Akron Press Club at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. … Continue reading

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Political panel video

A video of the Sept. 13 political panel discussion is available. The lively discussion by Peter A. Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute, and longtime political consultants Gerald Austin and Mark Weaver looked a a number of … Continue reading

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Oct. 11 lunch canceled

The lunch scheduled for Oct. 11 has been canceled. We regret any inconvenience that this cancellation may have caused.

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NPR president to speak Sept. 27

Gary E. Knell, the president and CEO of National Public Radio, will speak to the Akron Press Club luncheon on Sept. 27. His topic is the role of public media in a democracy. This event will be held Kent State … Continue reading

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Political panel discussion

The entire political world is watching Ohio as we head into the November presidential election. And we’re inviting you to watch back and participate with the help of experts from both parties and from one of the most closely watched … Continue reading

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