Lithuanian officials strike partnership with city of Akron
Published: February 20, 2013 - 01:44 PM
| Updated: February 21, 2013 - 07:00 AM
By Katie Byard
Beacon Journal business writer
Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic (center), wearing a sash that was presented to him by the visiting Lithuanians, presents a gift, a picture of an Indian making a portage from the Cuyahoga River to the Tuscarawas River to Petras Barsauskas with Kaunas University of Technology in Lithuania as Ingrida Bublys, Lithuanian honorary general consul, based in Ohio, looks on. Lithuanian researchers and academic officials were at Akron City Hall Wednesday to sign a business-development agreement. (Katie Byard/Akron Beacon Journal)
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