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Porthouse Theatre Summer 2015

Porthouse Theatre, located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center,
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Kasich chats with reporters who have been covering his nascent political campaign.

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Gov. Kasich visits state fair as governor and presidential candidate
Story by Jo Ingles
The 2015 Ohio State Fair opened Wednesday with the traditional fanfare, but it was a little different this time around for the state’s top office holder.

Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports on John Kasich’s first fair visit as a presidential candidate as well as governor.
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A Cleveland painter transforms the archives of his troubled family into art
"Crackle and Drag" at the Transformer Station was created as part of TR Ericsson's grieving process after his mother's suicide
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Pluto: Training camp remains the time of hope for Browns fans
Terry Pluto says an NFL.com "Pain Rankings" report backs the notion that Browns fans are part of a "dysfunctional family"
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The tiny town that time, and elections, forgot may go out of existence
Limaville -- with its now 94 voters -- has one of just a dozen issues on the ballot statewide next week
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First Movement for Black Lives conference ends with unrest Cleveland
Three days of workshops and networking end with unrest after RTA officers remove an allegedly intoxicated 14-year-old from a bus
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Stark County-based Timken Co. revenue is down since last year's split
Under pressure from outside shareholders, the 115-year-old company split its steel-making and bearing businesses last year
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East Cleveland annexation petitions are being challenged
Some city officials say the petition was not correctly drawn up and that could jeopardize plans to be annexed by Cleveland
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Sen. Rob Portman tackles the U.S. tax code during subcommittee hearings
Portman says the current tax code negatively affects American jobs
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Equality Ohio Elyzabeth Holford is leaving - Northeast Ohio's director will take over as managingmirector
 
Akron mayor says the state built its wealth at the expense of the locals - Fusco says the $40 million in cuts at the University of Akron are in large part attributable to  state funding cuts
 
Former University of Cincinnati police officer arraigned on murder charge - Officer Ray Tensing shot and killed Sam DuBose during a traffic stop July 19th
 
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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

Lots of theatre in the area with 'Peter Pan' at Weathervane, Ohio Shakespeare's 'Henry V' at Stan Hywet, 'Footloose' at Huron Playhouse and 'Hairspray' at Porthouse. Plus, Summit County kicks off county fair season in the region.

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WKSU Member Nights at Blossom

WKSU members can purchase half-price tickets to three specially chosen Blossom Festival concerts from July 26 through August 15.

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WKSU Announces New Weekend Line-up

On July 11 and 12, WKSU introduces new schedules for Saturday and Sunday. The line-ups include adding The Moth Radio Hour and America's Test Kitchen to create a storytelling block on Saturdays and a food-centric block on Sundays.

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Downtown@Dusk at the Akron Art Museum from June 18 - August 6

Downtown@Dusk present eight free community concerts in downtown Akron on Thursday evenings beginning June 18. Each event includes free entrance to the Akron Art Museum.

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Folk Alley.com--All Folk Music! All The Time!FolkAlley.com is all folk, all of the time. Listen to the music you love when it best fits your busy schedule.

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