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Akron Press Club, John S. Knight scholarships awarded

A total of nine students are receiving scholarships for $5,000 each from the Akron Press Club and the John S. Knight Journalism Fund. Six area college students were selected for scholarships in memory of longtime Akron Beacon Journal editor John … Continue reading

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Kathleen Clyde to speak at Akron Press Club April 9

Democratic candidate for Ohio Secretary of State Kathleen Clyde will speak at the Akron Press Club Monday, April 9, at the Tangier in Akron. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience. This event is co-sponsored with The … Continue reading

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Frank LaRose to speak at Akron Press Club March 19

The Republican candidate for Ohio Secretary of State, Frank LaRose, will speak at the Akron Press Club Monday, March 19, at the Tangier in Akron. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience. This event is co-sponsored with … Continue reading

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Keith Faber to speak at Akron Press Club February 20

The Republican candidate for Ohio Auditor of State, Keith Faber, will speak at the Akron Press Club Tuesday, February 20, at the Tangier in Akron. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience. This event is co-sponsored with … Continue reading

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John Patrick Carney to speak at Akron Press Club Oct. 28

Ohio Rep. John Patrick Carney, a Columbus Democrat who is running for state auditor, will speak at the Akron Press Club lunch on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Lunch will be at 11:45 a.m. and the program will follow. There will be … Continue reading

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Links to Press Club lunches

Here are some links to coverage of the Press Club lunches featuring gubernatorial candidate Ed FtizGerald and Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted: FitzGerald: http://www.wksu.org/news/story/39294 Husted: http://www.wksu.org/news/story/39423

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Josh Mandel accepts Press Club invitation

A Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Ohio has accepted an invitation to address the Akron Press Club. Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel will be the featured speaker at the Press Club’s luncheon on March 1 at the University of … 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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