Saturday, June 15, is Elder Abuse Awareness Day. We talked to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost about how to detect it, and what we can do about it.  
Friday, 14 June 2019 11:35

Akron Police Looking for Murder Suspect

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Akron Police have named a suspect in the deadly shooting along Silvercrest Avenue Thursday evening, just before 8 o'clock. According to the report, police say a woman was shot in the head while sitting in the front seat of a car in the 1000 block of Silvercrest. That witness told…
Friday, 14 June 2019 09:51

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-6-14-19 Featured

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This week, we’re talking about renewed interest in, and emphasis on space travel and exploration, Amazon delivery drones, Robocalls, and how hackers are using sound to crack passwords. Please note: This program is available as a podcast for both Android and Apple devices. You can also access it through apps…
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 05:06

FOTW: US Marshals, APD Looking for Murder Suspect

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The suspect in last week's shooting outside of a Summit Lake convenience store is this week's Fugitive of the Week. The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is now looking for 24-year-old Eugene Wells, who is wanted for the murder of Walter Matthews Junior, who was shot and killed in…
Friday, 07 June 2019 09:23

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-6-7-19 Featured

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This week, we’re talking to tech visionairies who are reviving the rust-belt, by turning aging manufacturing powerhouses, into modern technology hubs—all of course, in hopes of bringing more jobs, and more prosperity to Northeast Ohio. We’ll also learn about how the federal government has its sights set on possibly breaking up and…
Wednesday, 05 June 2019 12:14

New @ the Zoo: Akron Welcomes Snow Leopard Cub

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There's something new at the Akron Zoo--a Snow Leopard Cub! The female cub was born on April 29 and is currently in a private cubbing area with mom, Shanti.  Zoo officials say she's healthy, but she does have a congenital eye defect, which is fairly common in Snow Leopards. Once she's older,…
Friday, 31 May 2019 08:43

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-5-31-19 Featured

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This week, it's all about scammers, schemers, and hackers who try--and often succeed, in parting you from your money, your peace of mind, and maybe even your identity.  **Please note, this program is also available as a podcast on Apple and Android devices, as well as on Spotify and Stitcher.**…
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 04:53

Akron Announces Summer Food, Reading Programs

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(City of Akron) – As another school year comes to an end, Mayor Dan Horrigan is proud to announce that the City of Akron Recreation Bureau, in partnership with Akron Public Schools Child Nutrition Services, will once again be participating in the federally-funded Summer Food Service Program this year. “There is…
Friday, 24 May 2019 10:00

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-5-24-19 Featured

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This week, government surveillance through social media, a novel way to reduce global warming, reducing robocalls, wind power on Lake Erie, and tiny robots that may one day clean your teeth. **Please note: This program is available as a podcast on Apple and Android devices, as well as Stitcher and…
Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:30

Man Attempting to Abduct Children Arrested

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Jay Miller, 50, was arrested Wednesday, charged with the attempted abduction of four girls at Weis Park in Canton. According to the report from Canton Police, at about 5:41 p.m. Wednesday, Miller is alleged to have approached the group of children between the ages of 6 and 11-years-old and threatened…
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