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Tallmadge City Schools to introduce wheelchair basketball program
Jun 23, 2017 1:23 PM

Tallmadge City Schools to introduce wheelchair basketball program

Starting in November, the Tallmadge City School District will offer students with disabilities a shot at athletics with the introduction of a wheelchair basketball program.

Tallmadge qualifies for Auditor of State Award with Distinction
Jun 22, 2017 3:46 PM

Tallmadge qualifies for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audit of the city of Tallmadge by Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office has returned a clean audit report. The city’s excellent record keeping has qualified it for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

'Fill The Hole' for Challenger Baseball June 25
Jun 22, 2017 12:17 PM

'Fill The Hole' for Challenger Baseball June 25

Support Challenger Baseball by attending the Fill The Hole event June 25 at Mack Burleson Field (The Hole), 30 Wright Road. The doubleheader starts with Game 1, Indians vs Reds, beginning at 1:30 p.m. and ends with Game 2, Tigers vs Pirates, beginning at 3 p.m.

Spending a golden second honeymoon in Bermuda
Jun 22, 2017 12:14 PM

Spending a golden second honeymoon in Bermuda

Joseph and Donna Duve recently cruised to Bermuda on a second honeymoon, 50 years after the first. Much had changed, they say, but the Perfume Factory was still there, and that’s where they had their photo taken with a copy of the Express.

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Enjoying sea breezes in Fort Myers
Jun 21, 2017 10:13 AM

Enjoying sea breezes in Fort Myers

Jeffrey McCort holds a copy of the Tallmadge Express while on vacation to Fort Myers Beach, Fla. This was Jeffrey’s first trip to the ocean. He will start seventh grade at Tallmadge Middle School in the fall.

Dynamics Community Theater to perform 'The Little Mermaid'
Jun 20, 2017 2:19 PM

Dynamics Community Theater to perform 'The Little Mermaid'

Dynamics Community Theater of Tallmadge presents “The Little Mermaid” on stage at the Tallmadge High School Auditorium, 140 N. Munroe Road, July 21, 22, 28 and 29 at 7 p.m.

Officials in process of honing city's safety plan
Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Officials in process of honing city's safety plan

TALLMADGE -- City officials are at the "tail end" of the process of revising its emergency operations plan, according to Mayor David Kline. Dr. Donald Cooper, Tallmadge's director of administration, said the plan is "put in place to manage large-scale disaster or widespread emergencies.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
Cities, county agree on joint dispatching
Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Cities, county agree on joint dispatching

STOW -- After studying the issue for over two years, a regional dispatch center may be getting closer to being formed.

By Marsha Mckenna And Jeff Saunders Senior Editor And Reporter
Seven file for three at-large Council seats
Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Seven file for three at-large Council seats

Tallmadge --The field of hopefuls for the at-large City Council race in the Sept. 12 primary election features a former city official, a previous councilman and a present ward representative seeking to expand her base.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
Enjoying the sun, surf & sand of Half Moon Cay with the Express
Jun 17, 2017 12:29 PM

Enjoying the sun, surf & sand of Half Moon Cay with the Express

The Koerner and Kaufman families of Tallmadge took a copy of the Tallmadge Express along with them to Half Moon Cay in the Eastern Caribbean. Pictured are Alan, Kaine and Heather Koerner and Madison Kaufman.

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VIDEO: Annual Poker Run keeps Nate Deyarmin's spirit alive in Tallmadge
Jun 16, 2017 1:00 PM

VIDEO: Annual Poker Run keeps Nate Deyarmin's spirit alive in Tallmadge

For the 13th consecutive year, the Lance Cpl. Daniel "Nate" Deyarmin Jr. Memorial Benefit Poker Run has raised funds for disabled and/or disadvantaged American veterans and their families.

COOL girls help others in Tallmadge
Jun 16, 2017 12:56 PM

COOL girls help others in Tallmadge

Volunteers from Span Ministries, including Ariel, Camiile and Sydney, helped beautify a home on Stadium Drive June 3 as part of the COOLbrigade.

Havin' a ball with a ball python at the Tallmadge Branch Library
Jun 16, 2017 12:46 PM

Havin' a ball with a ball python at the Tallmadge Branch Library

Outback Ray visitedthe Tallmadge Branch Library June 8 with a few of his wild friends. Pictured is Storm Trooper, a ball python, wrapped around the arm of Joshua Forester, 9, whileEmmaleigh Slaughter, 9 and Antonio Sutor, 7. look on.

Explore vehicles, trucks Saturday at Tallmadge Recreation Center
Jun 16, 2017 12:41 PM

Explore vehicles, trucks Saturday at Tallmadge Recreation Center

The Tallmadge Recreation Center, 46 N. Munroe Road, presents Touch a Truck, Saturday, June 17, from 10 a.m. to noon in the parking lot. Ever seen a fire truck up close? Ever wondered what the inside of a helicopter looks like?

Cruisin' the Caribbean with the Express
Jun 15, 2017 1:03 PM

Cruisin' the Caribbean with the Express

Jeff and Theresa Moore of Tallmadge stand in front of the Harmony of the Seas with a copy of their Tallmadge Express. Jeff says the cruise ship departed from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., visiting St.

Bienvenue from Omaha Beach!
Jun 14, 2017 1:00 PM

Bienvenue from Omaha Beach!

Tallmadge Fire Chief Mike Passarelli poses with a copy of the Tallmadge Express during his April trip to Normandy, France. Passarelli and his grandson traveled with the Boy Scouts of America on a camping jamboree with European military kids.

Resident tapped as city's new service director
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Resident tapped as city's new service director

Tallmadge resident Michael Rorar will become the city's new service director on June 19. He succeeds Bryan Esler in the post. Esler retired April 28 after 37 years service with the city, five as service director.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
Man found guilty in crash that caused teen's death
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Man found guilty in crash that caused teen's death

A Tallmadge resident has pleaded no contest to charges related to a fatal collision in the early hours of Easter Sunday 2016 that took a 17-year-old girl's life. Charles R. Queer, 64, is scheduled to be sentenced on July 26.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
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13th annual Deyarmin Memorial Run set for Sunday
Jun 10, 2017 10:27 AM

13th annual Deyarmin Memorial Run set for Sunday

The 13th annual LCpl Daniel “Nate” Deyarmin Memorial Benefit Run is scheduled for June 11. The event, which includes a motorcycle poker run and a car, truck and motorcycle show, will take place at Tallmadge Middle School, 484 East Ave.

Tallmadge moving forward on regional dispatch
Jun 9, 2017 2:08 PM

Tallmadge moving forward on regional dispatch

A plan for a proposed regional dispatch center between three cities and the county has taken a major step forward.

By Marsha Mckenna Senior Editor