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All content by Amanda Piekarz
Out of Silence Coming to UA

“Out of Silence” Coming to UA

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
April 29, 2019
Changes Coming to 2019 SpringFest

Changes Coming to 2019 SpringFest

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
April 23, 2019
A young boy enjoys last years Party for the Planet.

Akron Zoo to Celebrate Earth Day

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
April 16, 2019
Zippy looks at a table with items from the Rape Crisis Center.

Rape Crisis Center to Host Annual Walk of Heroes

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
April 8, 2019
The Rethinking Gender Series tackles hard to talk about subjects like domestic violence, sexism, and crime on college campuses.

Rethinking Gender Series: Gender, Crime, Poetry

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
February 25, 2019
‘Finding Neverland’ Makes Way To Broadway in Akron

‘Finding Neverland’ Makes Way To Broadway in Akron

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
February 19, 2019
Scared Scriptless Coming to Akron

Scared Scriptless Coming to Akron

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
February 19, 2019
‘The Snow Maiden’ Dances into EJ Thomas Hall

‘The Snow Maiden’ Dances into EJ Thomas Hall

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
February 13, 2019
Heart to HeART: Celebrating Family, Art

Heart to HeART: Celebrating Family, Art

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
February 12, 2019
The Welcome Center decorated for Wild Lights at the Akron Zoo.

Third Annual ‘Wild Lights’ at Akron Zoo

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
December 5, 2018
It’s the time for giving, drop by Hair Geek Studio to donate to their second annual Thanksgiving food drive. (Image via Pexels)

Hair Geek Studio Holds Thanksgiving Food Drive

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
November 9, 2018
Broadways The Rocky Horror Show is being presented at the Civic. (Image via Akron Civic Theatre)

‘Rocky Horror Show’ Playing at Akron Civic Theatre

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
October 30, 2018
The cover of the 2018 edition of the AshBelt. (Photo courtesy of the AshBelt).

Submissions for The AshBelt Open in November

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
October 24, 2018
Republicans and Democrats will face off again during this midterm election, everyone is encouraged to vote. (Photo courtesy of Pixabay)

Midterm Elections: Voting Information

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
October 15, 2018
Headphone Zones are loud areas where people with sensory problems are encouraged to wear their noise-canceling headphones provided by the zoo. (Photo courtesy of Akron Zoo)

Akron Zoo Nationally Recognized as Sensory Inclusive

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
October 10, 2018
A North American River Otter poses with a pumpkin in celebration of Boo at the Zoo. (Photo courtesy of Akron Zoo)

Akron Zoo Hosts Halloween Fun for All Ages

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts & Entertainment Editor
October 7, 2018
Lock 3 Park in Downtown Akron.

Akron to Celebrate Oktoberfest at Lock 3

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts and Entertainment Editor
October 2, 2018
Professor to Speak on Sexual Identity in Horror Movies

Professor to Speak on Sexual Identity in Horror Movies

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 13, 2018
An audience gathers to watch Zoso, The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, at Lock 3 in Akron, Ohio.

Lock 3 Charity Concert Features Zoso, Outside Voices

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 11, 2018
Lizzi Aronhalt stands in her studio in front of several original art pieces. Aronhalt is an Ohio licensed art teacher and offers art lessons individually, as well as in a small group setting.

Local Artists Display Work at Akron Artwalk

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 5, 2018
Doug Piekarz, President and CEO of the Akron Zoo (left), Senior Wildlife Keeper Vicky Croisant (center) and Grace Wakulchik, President of Akron Children’s Hospital (right), present Rico, the Humboldt Penguin and Alina, the Siberian Musk Deer, to the public.

Akron Zoo Welcomes Two Baby Animals

By Amanda Piekarz, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 5, 2018
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