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NOTO North & NOTO South: Hidden Gem of Akron 12-06-16

NOTO North is located across from Luigi's Italian Restaurant.

By Michelle DeShon, Opinion Editor

December 5, 2016

I found your retail therapy fix for finals week. NOTO North and NOTO South – two unique boutiques in Akron – are sure to give your mind a short break with some relaxing shopping. NOTO North features a collection of women’s and men’s new and gently used clothing, accessories, bath and body p...

Ely Road Boutique: Hidden Gem of Akron 11-01-16

Owner Suzie Pruitt holder her corgi Huey at Ely Road Boutique.

By Michelle DeShon, Opinion Editor

November 3, 2016

Come to Ely Road Boutique for unique and fashionable pieces and an adorable corgi named Huey. This local boutique is new to downtown Akron. Owner Suzie Pruitt opened the boutique in January, 2016. This boutique is located by the main library off of W. Market Street in Akron’s Downtown Historic Dis...

The Steam Trunk: Hidden Gem of Akron 11-03-16

The Steam Trunk, Highland Square's men's boutique, has antiques, clothing, cigars, and manly candles.

By Michelle DeShon, Opinion Editor

November 2, 2016

Men, this Hidden Gem is for you. And don’t bash it because it’s considered a “boutique.” This shop has some of the most manly accessories and housewear you’ll find. The first thing I noticed here were the insanely cool skull accessories everywhere. Owner of The Steam Trunk, William Tomlin...