Becoming Clara: two young dancers share experiences with Ballet Theatre of Ohio's 'Nutcracker'
Rebecca Bailey, a sixth-grader at Stanton Middle school in Kent, first became hooked on ballet after her grandmother took her and her two older siblings to see a ballet, said her mother Barbara Bailey. "They all went to see the ballet, and when they came back, my mother pressed the program in my hand, turned the page to Chris's photo [Chris Meneer, artistic director of Ballet Theatre of Ohio] and said 'you have got to give her a call so these kids can dance,'" said Barbara Bailey.
Company keeps watchful cyber eye over student exams
... make a career of peering into bedrooms, family rooms and offices. But these webcam watchers aren't breaking the law KENT, Ohio -- They make a career of peering into bedrooms, family rooms and offices. But these webcam watchers aren't breaking the ...
Holiday favorite 'Nutcracker' to grace Civic stage
... student, as Clara. The second weekend will feature Rebecca Bailey, a sixth-grade student at Stanton Middle School in Kent, in the role. Guest artists include Theresa Holland, who will perform the roles of the Snow Queen and Sugar Plum Fairy both ...
Cecilia Rose Catherine Conley
... will be Thursday November 20, 2014 from 5PM until time of services at 6 PM at the University Parish Newman Center in Kent, Ohio. The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Paws and Prayers PO Box 2864 Akron, Ohio 44309. ...
David Alan Evans
David Alan Evans, 73, of Kent, passed away Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Akron City Hospital. He was born July 6, 1941, in Alliance to Mike and Berdine Evans.
First big snow of season hits early
... region waking up on Nov. 17 to three to four inches of snow. This scene shows a truck topping a hill on Stow Street in Kent on Nov. 17. The middle of this week is forecast to be frigid with wind chill temperatures near zero, but a warmup is ...
Elizabeth (Bette) E. Hunt
Alexandria Bay- Elizabeth Ellen Hunt, age 92, formally of Clayton, died Nov. 17, 2014, at the Samaritan Keep Home with her two daughters by her side. Born March 25, 1922 in Kent, Ohio, daughter of Mayme Joseph and James A. Curtiss.
Mary Papiska Near
Mary Papiska Near, 94, of Akron, formerly of Kent and Ravenna, died Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Copley.
Shawn Kelley | Get up, stand up
The source of the protest: the formation of a park. The following year in Kent, Ohio, a student protest of the Cambodian Campaign and the war in Vietnam results in National Guard involvement again, this time leaving four students dead.
Clyde, LaTourette win Portage seats in Ohio House
... Sarah LaTourette, whose district includes the northern tier of the county as well as Geauga County. Kathleen Clyde, a Kent attorney, won a rematch against Republican Nick Skeriotis of Mogadore, who lost to her in 2012. Clyde received 15,806 votes to ...
Rick Schoepe remembered as true family man
... Schoepe was killed on July 17 when he was hit by a car in the parking lot of Star of the West Milling Co. in downtown Kent where he worked. All who knew him say the 37-year-old Rootstown resident lived for three things -- his family, his work and ...