Eco-groups: Coast Guard should stop fracking barge shipments
Beer notes: Akronym close to opening; new Rivals has Stow connection; Great Lakes ranked 20th largest craft brewer in U.S.; Devil Strip beer released in bottles
Thirsty Dog opens new Taphouse; Medina Beer Fest set; Girl Scout cookie-beer pairing
Beer notes: Crooked Pecker coming to Geauga County; Thirsty Dog taproom opening; hot tickets
Beer notes: Art & Ale returns to Akron Art Museum; Hoppin’ Frog is one of’s top breweries


Plan to resurface Akron streets misses a couple poor neighborhoods
Marla’s 43 shots from beyond the arc on LeBron’s 17 assists-no turnovers, a ‘company man’ and a possible defining season-altering victory
Things to Do, March 22: Lovett and Colvin, McMurtry and Moreland, Akron Pops, art panel, Adam Gopnik
Cavaliers 132, Raptors 129: Short-handed Cavs make a statement in East race behind LeBron James, Kevin Love, George Hill

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