1. Plain Township fatal hit-and-run: A North Canton man is suspected of causing a fatal car crash in Plain Township. Sheriff's Office officials say Paul A. Newton, 48, of North Canton, struck the car driven by Sondra L. Oldfield, 71, of Canton, just after 9:30 p.m. Monday. Oldfield died early Tuesday morning. Find more information .
2. Our first cash mob location is ... : We're excited to throw our first cash mob in North Canton, especially because it was our readers who chose the first location! and stay tuned for more information about when the cash mob will be!
3. A booming July 4 in North Canton: We couldn't be more excited about the participation we saw from our readers this week when they uploaded tons of photos and . There's still time if you'd like to share your shots!
4. Hundreds audition for 'Underdogs' movie: Tons of young folks packed the Hoover Auditorium last weekend as they . We talked to a few Akron residents about how they did, and we met up with Publicist Beth Dearth to talk about all the excitement.
5. A good ol' fashioned bridge raising: this week. The bridge connects the 660-space student parking lot at the corner of Mega Street and Frank Avenue to the second floor of the North Academic Building.