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State of the County address March 23

Summit County Executive Russ Pry will give his annual state of the County address Friday, March 23, 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. 10

The Akron Press Club invites you to celebrate the “Year of the Dragon” 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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State of Akron Schools speech Feb. 22

Superintendent David James will discuss the state of Akron Public Schools at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. This will … 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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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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40th Anniversary Banquet

The Akron Press Club will hold a 40th anniversary banquet on Nov. 12, 2011, at the Martin Center. It will be an excellent opportunity for past and present members to connect (or reconnect) and celebrate 40 years of the Akron … Continue reading

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Panel to discuss arts in Akron Nov. 16

A panel will discuss arts in the Akron community at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience during the discussion. The … Continue reading

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