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Porthouse Theatre Summer 2015

Porthouse Theatre, located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center,
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Gov. John Kasich has strongly supported charter schools, despite Ohio's reputation nationwide.

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Ohio think tank says nearly half a billion dollars flowed to charters
Story by Andy Chow
Does the charter school funding system hurt students who stay at traditional public schools?  Some say the numbers prove that. But as Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports -- pro-charter school groups say those stats can be deceiving.
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Terry Pluto: U of A's new athletic director has the toughest job in town
Larry Williams takes over Akron's struggling athletic program that recently cut baseball and has the lowest football game attendance in Division I.
There are fewer uninsured Ohioans, and Medicaid costs have fallen, too
Experts look at the impact of Medicaid expansion in Ohio
Exploradio: The power of NO
Researchers in Cleveland say its time to rewrite the textbooks and introduce the third member of the respiratory cycle, nitric oxide
Music fans are taking note of new food choices at Blossom Music Center
Legends Hospitality, Live Nation, and Food Network star Guy Fieri are offering new restaurant and concession items
Marijuana referendum is heading to the Ohio Supreme Court
Legalization supporters say Ohio is playing games with the wording to try to sink the issue
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Xerox is suing Cleveland over traffic cameras
The company says the city never terminated its contract after voters banned the use of unattended cameras last fall
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Mascot for Ohio's marijuana amendment is under fire from opponents
ResponsibleOhio says 'Buddie' is aimed at college students, while others feel it's geared toward kids
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Hillary Clinton rallies supporters and bashes Republicans in Cleveland - The Democratic presidential candidate says children, gun violence, student debt and middle class dreams issues she would address
Hillary Clinton will visit Cleveland tomorrow - Her first stop will be at Case Western Reserve University
Traffic cameras in Akron school zones will be turned on tomorrow - The cameras are only operational during school hours
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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

There's always something fun to do in the NEO! This week, Portage County hosts its fair in Randolph, ZZ Top plays the Rocksino, The Book of Mormon blesses PlayhouseSquare, Wynton Marsalis plays Blossom, Burning River Fest invades Cleveland - and more this week in Northeast Ohio.

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Terry Pluto and Amanda Rabinowitz Talk Sports in Hudson

On Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m., sports columnist Terry Pluto and WKSU's Amanda Rabinowitz take their weekly discussions on the road with a live conversation followed by Q&A at the Hudson Library and Historical Society building in the First and Main area of Hudson.

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Election 2016 Coverage

From the debates, through the RNC and DNC, primaries and beyond the final vote, find all of the stories on the 2016 elections from the WKSU newsroom.

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Download a Pass for Two for 'Mistress America'

WKSU members can download a pass for two to see the new movie starring Greta Gerwig, Mistress America at the Cedar Lee Theatre on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 7:30 p.m.

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WKSU Supports the Akron Rubber Ducks

WKSU will be on hand for Akron Rubber Ducks games at Canal Park on Friday, Aug. 7 vs. the Portland Seas Dogs (Vivian Goodman throws out the first pitch) and Friday, Aug. 28 vs. the Richmond Flying Squirrels (Jeff St. Clair throws out the first pitch).

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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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Folk–All Folk Music! All The Time!

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