Dan Toth assisted Summit County’s newest resident out of the back of the SUV, Marlo Perdicas presented her with a shiny blue bracelet, and then the two local ambassadors watched as she toddled off to explore her new home.
BARBERTON: A few lights and some landscaping here. Some bike lanes and new parking there. A handful of interactive kiosks sprinkled about. A pair of craft breweries. And how about a Better Block event?
BARBERTON: Residents living around Summa Health’s Barberton campus turned out in opposition to the hospital’s vision for closing Paige Avenue and turning 10 acres of green space and park land into a paved parking lot — an image that one neighbor called “nauseating.”