Akron, Canton, Medina News

Bridgestone to build Akron plant to make Firestone racing tires February 08 2019

AKRON, Ohio -- Bridgestone Americas announced plans Wednesday to build a plant in Akron to make Firestone race tires. The new Bridgestone Advanced Tire Production Center will be across the street from the Bridgestone Americas Technical Center...

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet opening in former Toys R Us in Cuyahoga Falls February 01 2019

CUYAHOGA FALLS — The space that formerly housed Toys R Us in the Chapel Hill area is getting new life as a bargain retailer. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet should open by the end of March at 590 Howe Ave., Ollie’s Bargain Outlet vice president of real...

Medina Farmers Exchange remodeling taking shape January 23 2019

MEDINA, Ohio -- Beacon Marshall, which is redeveloping the Medina Farmers Exchange south of Public Square, recently invited Cleveland to take a tour of the ongoing remodeling work.

Bounce Innovation Hub launches product development accelerator for software startups January 18 2019

AKRON, Ohio - Akron’s Bounce Innovation Hub will launch a product-development accelerator on Monday designed to help software startups hone their products in preparation for sales. The companies will work for four months with the Bounce team...

Shearer’s warehouse going up in Massillon January 18 2019

MASSILLON A major expansion project benefiting a local food giant is beginning to take shape on the city’s southeast side. Workers broke ground on a $40 million warehouse in November along Millennium Boulevard SE for Shearer’s Snacks, a manufacturer...

Stark Parks set to open Tam O’Shanter January 18 2019

Stark Parks will be opening the former Tam O’Shanter golf course as its newest park in the coming week.

Developer gets historic preservation tax credit for Medina Farmers Exchange January 18 2019

SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL PRINT COMMENTS ADVERTISEMENT MEDINA — Developer Charles Marshall said he’s been on “pins and needles” ever since he submitted an application for tax credits to help in financing a project at the old Farmers...