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MLS transfer news : The latest rumors and trades in Major League Soccer
The LA Galaxy are on the verge of landing David Bingham from the San Jose Earthquakes, according to reports from ESPN . The trade would see the Galaxy send a mix of allocation money to San Jose totaling between $200,000 and $250,000. LAFC ON THE VERGE OF THIRD DP Bob Bradley and LAFC continue to m
This New Hotel Was Formerly a Car Factory . It Will Open Next Month .
I received a communication via e-mail message from a contact representing Hilton pertaining to new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel properties which will be opening in the near future: "2017 has been a landmark year of growth for DoubleTree by Hilton with the brand opening 30+ hotels in some of the world'
Locals in bowls : SWFL has number of players competing in postseason
D'Ernest Johnson, Deadrin Senat, Ryshene Bronson and Jaymon Thomas talk about their goals, the new coaches and what needs to be worked on. Craig Handel The glut of college football games will start Saturday. And Southwest Florida is well represented. Close to 40 players are on teams who'll compete
Elves flock to Lock 3
DOWNTOWN AKRON - All things "Elf" were celebrated during ELFcon, held Dec. 9 at Lock 3. The event included a showing of the 2003 movie starring Will Ferrell as Buddy the accidental elf, as well as an "Elf" costume contest, film-related trivia contests, an Etch-a-Sketch drawing contest, Clown-in-the
United Way announces investments to support Bold Goals
GREATER AKRON - United Way (UW) of Summit County investments for its two-year funding cycle beginning in 2018 are centered on achieving the organization's four Bold Goals aimed at improving key community measures by 2025, according to UW officials. The investments amount to a more than $1 million in
APS STEM students win app challenge
DOWNTOWN AKRON - The winning team for the 2017 Congressional App Challenge includes Nathan Dort and Robert Frazier, from Akron Public Schools' (APS) National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) High School, according to U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Distric
West Side Education News & Notes
AKRON - The LeBron James Family Foundation and Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. have teamed up to host the Wingfoots Classic. According to St. Vincent-St. Mary (STVM) High School officials, the Wingfoots Classic, a friendly basketball competition, will include a spirit challenge and give-back challenge
Merry Mingle raises funds for YEPAW
DOWNTOWN AKRON - Over 100 people attended Merry Mingle, a holiday charity networking event held at The Tangier Nov. 30 to benefit Youth Excellence Performing Arts Workshop (YEPAW). YEPAW, under the guidance of Executive Director Leslie Barnes, uses the arts to engage and support middle and high sch