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James Peterson of Akron is trying to set a new record by pumping his arm up and down for seventeen hours straight on Friday. Peterson was attempting the fete while standing near the corner of Brown and Exchange Streets in Akron. (Paul Tople/Akron Beacon Journal)
Your favorite newspaper recently published a lengthy story saying Ohio Gov. John Kasich wants to bury the name “Rust Belt,” the less-than-flattering term routinely invoked to describe the states in our region.