Author: Olivia McCarthy

Discard old medications safely on Saturday, April 28th from 10am-2pm @ various Akron locations

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on April 25, 2018

  • Health

PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY SATURDAY, APRIL 28TH 10:00AM – 2:00PM FREE Disposal of outdated and unwanted medications in a safe way. Please remove all personal information from labels. LIST OF LOCATIONS BARBERTON Former FirstMerit Building 480 West Tuscarawas Street, Barberton BATH TOWNSHIP Acme Fresh Market 3979 Medina Road, Akron COPLEY TOWNSHIP Copley Policy Department 1280 Sunset…



Professional Placement Services is hiring @ OhioMeansJobs Center on Monday, April 30th from 9am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

MONDAY, APRIL 30TH 9:00AM – 1:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron PROFESSIONAL PLACEMENT SERVICES IS HIRING FOR FULL-TIME, PERMANENT POSITIONS – ALL SHIFTS IF YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING · Assembly / Mechanical /Electrical · Automotive Restoration · Carpentry · Drivers · Equipment Set Up · Flooring / Carpeting /…



Free Veterans Legal Aid Clinic on Friday, April 20th @ Akron VA Community Resource & Referral Center

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE VETERANS LEGAL AID CLINIC FRIDAY, APRIL 20TH 9:00AM – 4:30PM Akron VA Community Resource and Referral Center 111 E. Voris St., Akron OPEN TO VETERANS & THEIR FAMILIES Get help with legal issues, including housing or foreclosures family law, debt collection, bankruptcy, taxes, veterans benefits, record sealing, immigration, wills, and powers of attorney. APPOINTMENTS…



Free Minority Men’s Health Fair on Thursday, April 19th from 5pm-8:30pm @ Akron General

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on April 16, 2018

  • Health

MINORITY MEN’S HEALTH FAIR THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH 5:00PM – 8:30PM Cleveland Clinic Akron General Ambulatory Care Center 1 Akron General Ave., Akron (click for map) Health Fair will focus especially on African-American and Hispanic males. These minorities have a higher risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease and prostate cancer. WHAT TO EXPECT –…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, April 19th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Prison’s Revolving Door Main Library Room 1 It costs $75,000 a year to incarcerate a nonviolent offender but only $5,000 to help that individual live productively in freedom. The film It’s More expensive to Do Nothing, explores…