A look at the people, the businesses and the communities that have made Akron unique. Produced in 2000.
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The Story of Modern Art and Design, Housed in a Suburban Detroit Basement
The storage facility of the Cranbrook Academy of Art, in the unlikely enclave of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., is a treasure trove of iconic objects.
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What to do when there’s ‘nothing’ to do…
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Lillias White: Get Yourself Some Happy 2021
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Reflect - Tom Kitt 2021
Reflect features songs co-written and performed by some of Broadway's biggest stars, including Adrienne Warren, Mandy Gonzalez, Michael McElroy, Jenn Colella, Danny Burstein, Javier Muñoz, Lauren ...
‘Blindspotting’ the film was about Oakland’s changing face. Its TV sequel gets a fresh perspective of its own.
Jasmine Cephas Jones and Helen Hunt star in "Blindspotting," Starz's spoken-verse musical about gentrification, the justice system and motherhood.
Solving the Workforce Shortage
It ambitiously encapsulates the history of industry in America’s older cities ... By the 1940s, the Mahoning “Steel Valley” was one of the most productive industrial centers in the world. Akron was ...
Are the Black Keys Still Underdogs?
They have sold more records than a lot of pop stars who are much more famous than they will ever be, but they’re still another band from Akron ... built up so much creative and social capital ...
114 Milestones In The History Of Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1961 The first industrial robot, Unimate ... Machine" that “the first ultraintelligent machine is the last invention that man need ever make, provided that the machine is docile enough to ...