Local News in Akron, OH (showing 1 - 5 out of 5)
MINNEAPOLIS-The New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl for the eighth time since Tom Brady took over as quarterback during the 2001 season. And the Philadelphia Eagles have ridden their backup quarterback to their first Super Bowl appearance since 2005. Brady hooked up with Danny Amendola for a four-yard touchdown pass with 2:48 remaining to complete the Pats’ comeback in a 24-20 win over the Jaguars in the AFC championship game at Foxborough. The 40-year-old Brady was […]
CLEVELAND – Patchy light rain, drizzle and areas of fog around this evening. Otherwise, showers continues to develop as a warm front lifts in overnight. Temperatures will stay in the low 40’s tonight. This first batch of rain lifts out by 9 AM Monday, then a break for several hours with another batch arriving primarily in the evening. During the break in the afternoon temperatures will soar into the mid and upper 50’s! Click here for the Fox 8 weather […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Western-inspired revenge tale “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” swept the female-focused and led Screen Actors Guild Awards Sunday with wins for best ensemble, best actress for Frances McDormand and best supporting actor for Sam Rockwell. It was almost an exact repeat of the major Golden Globe Awards wins with Gary Oldman also winning best actor for his portrayal of Winston Churchill in “Darkest Hour” and Allison Janney taking supporting actress for playing Tonya Harding’s mother […]
CLEVELAND—As the second day of the government shutdown comes to an end, the consensus of both Ohio senators is the same, the decision is not good for the American people. Republican Senator Rob Portman and Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown say they are taking action during a time of crisis. “I was hoping they wouldn’t do this but they did, and we’ve got to make it work,” Senator Brown said. “It’s not helping anybody, it’s a lot of disruption, dislocation, dysfunction, […]
PARMA– A very itchy month for the Parma Police Department has paid off big time! A group of very dedicated Parma patrol officers participated in No-Shave November this past fall. In a Twitter post Sunday, the Parma Police Department announced that they presented a check over $6,000 to A Special Wish Foundation. That donation will allow A Special Wish Foundation to send Ella to Disney World! The department thanks everyone who donated to their campaign.
The Titans plan to introduce Vrabel at a press conference Monday.
He will likely remain on the school board for the time being.
Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan and eBay President and CEO Devin Wenig made the announcement Friday.
He described her as a highly regarded community leader, volunteer and political activist.
An Akron area bus driver is making a difference for those batting breast cancer.