Events

“UNITED WAY’S 4 BOLD GOALS BY 2025” by Jim Mullen

Nov 15, 2018
Jim Mullen, United Way of Summit County President & CEO, joined United Way of Summit County in May 2015 as the seventh president and CEO in the organization’s 99-year history. His leadership direction focuses on systematic change and...

“K-9 Unit and Narcotics Detection” by SGT. CHRISTOPHER DAVIS & K-9 VEGAS

Feb 21, 2019
   K-9 Vegas is a ten-year old Belgian Malinois, born on 7-7-07. She is currently the only female K-9 working for the Akron Police Department. Vegas is a cross-trained police dog which means she is not only trained for patrol work, but...

“Irish Immigration to America, a History” by THEODORE J. SMITH

Mar 21, 2019
Every March people of all backgrounds celebrate the son of a Roman tax collector who was kidnapped, sold into slavery, and in time single-handedly turned his captors and their nation to monotheism (and preserve much of Rome’s knowledge...

“The Healing Power of Music” by DANIEL COLANER (age 14)

Apr 11, 2019
In June 2005, Daniel Colaner’s parents received the devastating news that their six-month old child had been diagnosed with stage IV Neuroblastoma, a rare pediatric cancer.  At the time, he was given a 25 percent chance of survival.  After...