Sunday, July 1, 2012

Cleveland Indians: Chris Perez, Asdrubal Cabrera named to AL All-Star team

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Air Quality Advisory for most of northeast Ohio issued for Thursday with a wave of hot and steamy weather on the way.
ODOT: State Route 82 eastbound closed between Olde 8 and SR 8 due to water main break. Detour is north on Olde 8 to State Route 8.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

There are no warnings or watches for the Akron/Canton area at this time. The previous tweet was a Short Term Forecast from NWS.
NWS: THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH AND RAINFALL AMOUNTS GREATER THAN 1 INCH.
NWS: A WIDESPREAD AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST TO WEST ACROSS NORTHERN OHIO AT 20 MPH.

Saturday, June 16, 2012

OSHP tells AkronNewsNow that it's not a serious accident, but it is blocking some lanes on I-77 SB north of Portage Street, haven't cleared.
I-77 SOUTHBOUND in Stark County north of Portage Street: Accident is blocking the leftmost passing lane, causing slowdowns.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Please help find Akronite Jorry Palm, missing since last Saturday. Photo and more: http://ping.fm/7egtu
Big changes ahead for University of Akron -- maybe a new Arena to replace the JAR? http://ping.fm/SP7FM

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Summit County deputies on the scene at this hour, surrounding a house on Route 619 just past Mayfair Road. Witnesses say police have "guns drawn"; the Sheriff's office is only confirming "an incident" at this time.
Will Inman II of Akron convicted of killing wife Summer in Hocking County, could get the death penalty when sentenced.
Sheriff's Office: Avoid the intersection of Fortuna and Interstate Parkway in Green. There are wires down and the intersection is closed.

Monday, June 11, 2012

The Kent State Golden Flashes advance to the College World Series: http://ping.fm/3hXaf
Accident U.S. 224 eastbound past Massillon Road, bad accident. Multiple rescue units at the scene, the road is closed.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

ODOT: SR 82 E/W between Chaffee Rd. and Carter Rd. in Sagamore Hills is currently closed due to downed utility lines. Closed for hours.

Friday, June 8, 2012

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Summit and Stark counties until 11 a.m.

Monday, May 28, 2012

Chagrin Falls police have cancelled the earlier Amber Alert, with the wording: "Parties located safely by Pennsylvania State Police."
Akron Area Forecast: slight chance for t-storms, high 93! Details: http://ping.fm/YJwK9
Copley Memorial Day Parade details and events this holiday: http://ping.fm/LoroV

Sunday, May 27, 2012

As expected, the National Weather Service has cancelled the Severe Thunderstorm Watch for all Ohio counties, including the Akron area.
Stormy weather to the north of us is weakening and moving into Pennsylvania...nothing heading in from the west at this time.
Severe weather warnings to the north/northeast of Akron/Canton have all been cancelled or have expired. Severe Thunderstorm Watch still up.
A pop-up storm or two in central/eastern Portage County...no warnings associated with those at this time.
Severe Thunderstorm Warnings to the north... Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Ashtabula Counties. What's popped up appears to be heading southeast.
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH is in effect until 8:00 PM: Summit, Stark, Portage, Cuyahoga and other NE Ohio counties to the east...

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Mayor Plusquellic ranks near the bottom in social media response test by Channel 3 News: http://ping.fm/o66IW
An Akron bar accused of serving a Revere student alcohol before she crashed her car now under investigation http://ping.fm/unh3M

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Route 18, just west of the square in Medina, is CLOSED due to a fire. Fire officials say the road will be closed for several hours.
TRAFFIC: Accident reported on 76 east near Route 261. Right lane is blocked. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.
A woman dies after driving into a Metro Park lake in Norton: http://ping.fm/kPn8i

Tuesday, May 15, 2012