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Voters cast their ballots at a polling place inside St. Leo's Catholic Church in Baltimore on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. After a grinding presidential campaign President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, yield center stage to American voters Tuesday for an Election Day choice that will frame the contours of government and the nation for years to come. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Off-year elections around here are developing a reputation for focusing much attention on what are purely administrative positions that rarely attract any public interest. The jobs in question involve running a court clerk’s office, of which there are four, three at the municipal court level (Stow, Akron and Barberton) and one for Summit County courts.