Episodes of the Akron Podcast

July 7, 2022

A Cops Take on Jayland Walker

Today I play the 8 seconds of gunshots that took the life of Jayland Walker. It's hard to listen to. I also play the opinion of a cop from the Officer Tatum show . Suicide in the Black Community Event …

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July 1, 2022

Fireworks Update - THEY ARE GO!

Fireworks Displays in Akron Just a quick update as we weren't sure what the deal is with holiday firework displays. The downtown fireworks display will be set off at the conclusion of the RubberDucks baseball game Monday nigh...

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June 30, 2022

All the Fun is Canceled Except for the Weinermobile

Akron Cancels Rib White and Blue Due to protests in the city, pretty much the holiday weekend has been canceled. see story Jaylen Walker Killed After Car Chase See Story See Chris Rock Weinermobile Will Be in Town Thursday, J...

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May 17, 2022

Downtown Entrepreneur Trainers Get $2 Million Check from EDA

Here is what is happening in Akron Ohio City Council Prayer What I don't understand is why this woman is upset about a religion she does not participate in. We need to quit getting offended for people. https://www.beaconjourn...

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April 27, 2022

The Akron Police are Hiring!

Become an Akron Cop! The Akron police force is looking to add 50 people to their force. In this episode, we find out what it takes, how much it pays, what kind of benefits, and where to sign up. Starting …

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April 13, 2022

Third Time's the Charm

I've started this show three times now with two previous attempts getting stalled by covid. Let's not make it a third time. I've made a list of concerts coming to the area and added the Robins theater in warren (some …

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July 28, 2021

Concerts are BACK!

Thanks so much for supporting the show. If you find value in this podcast, please consider providing value back . Stories Le Bron Mural Gets Vanalised in Akron Lots of Events Coming to Akron APS has decided to require masks …

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July 26, 2021

First Energy and the Derby

In this episode, we talk about Derby Winners Preserve the Valley First Energy CEO Video Civic Appreciation Week Akron Killings Map Sponsor: School of Podcasting Start your podcast and reach a global audience at www.schoolofpo...

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March 15, 2021

Free TV For Cord Cutters Comes to Ohio

SPONSOR: School of Podcasting . Get your voice heard by going to www.schoolofpodcasting.com/akron and use the coupon code akron. Free Local TV If you want basic channels for free (plus a bunch of other channels with tons of r...

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March 12, 2021

Akron Air Dock Gets New Life

SPONSOR: Start your podcast at the School of Podcasting (founded by Akron's Own Podcasting Hall of Famer Dave Jackson). Go to https://www.schoolofpodcasting.com/akron and use the coupon code akron Vaccination Age Moved to 50....

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Feb. 27, 2021

Dick Goddard Dog Park

SPONSOR: Start your podcast at the School of Podcasting. Learn how to sound professional, sound like a million bucks (without spending a million bucks) and take classes online along with live coaching. Use the coupon code "ak...

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Feb. 20, 2021

Redevelopment of Chapel Hill Mall

The city is voting to rezone for the redevelopment of Chapel Hill Mall. Here is a link to the Redeveopment Plan SPONSOR: School of Podcasting Start Your Podcast and use the coupon code "akron" at www.schoolofpodcasting.com/ak...

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Dec. 29, 2020

Rowdy Teens Cause Summit Mall to Close Early

Sponsor: School of Podcasting Start your podcast by going to www.schoolofpodcasting.com/akron and use the coupon code akron Timeline 00:10 Summit Mall Closes Due to Rowdy teens 01:28 Vaccination Website ( Story ) ( website )...

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Dec. 24, 2020

Lebron Voted Time's Athlete of the Year

The King Gets Another Crown

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Oct. 12, 2020

I Voted Early Today My Experience

WHat to expect at the polls

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July 21, 2020

How Using the Akronite App Can Help You Save When You Shop Akron

Promoting local businesses, offering discounts sounds like a win-win

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July 15, 2020

Get Your Mask On

Summit Count COVID Cases Going the Wrong Way

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July 6, 2020

Cedar Point Opens, But

Cedar Point Opens to a Select Few

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June 23, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence Coming to Lordstown

Vice President coming for an unveiling of electric truck

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June 16, 2020

Na’Kia Crawford Murder

Police are looking for the killer of Na’Kia Crawford who was shot and killed this past weekend. There is a reward for any information leading to the arrest and indictment of the killer.

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June 9, 2020

Akron Outlaws Chokeholds

Akron Outlaws Chokeholds

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June 4, 2020

Mayor Horrigan's First Hand Report From the Protests

Listening to protestors, the use of tear gas and more

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June 3, 2020

Chapel Hill Robbery in the Middle of the Day

Malls, UPS Drivers, all victims

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May 29, 2020

Diamond Grille Coming Back June 1

In this episode The Diamond Grille is coming back The Akron Zoo is waiting for the Mike Dewine to give the green light. The Akron Canton airport is in need of financial help quickly. Summit Lake continues its face lift …

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