The Rev. Steven Lashbrook to be installed as pastor of Akron’s Emmanuel UCC
Local history: Here’s what kids asked Santa to bring 100 years ago
Scene plan ahead: Chocolate fest; Arthritis Foundation benefit
People Helping People, Dec. 17: Merriman Valley Neighborhood Association, Kidney Foundation of Summit County, John R. Buchtel Community Learning Center PTA
Area religious events, Dec. 16: Cookie and candy sale at Clearview United Methodist

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High school basketball: Stow tops host St. V-M in boys, girls games in Wingfoots Classic
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Good News, Dec. 18: Kent State professor shaves head after donors meet challenge to support students
Things to Do, Dec. 18: Indie, holiday films; learn about Civilian Conservation Corps; Christmas Cabaret

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