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Village Discount Outlet: Hidden Gem of Akron 9-22-16

My giant wobbly pile of thrift store jeans to try on.

By Michelle DeShon, Opinion Editor

September 21, 2016

I’m a self-proclaimed master at thrifting. I step out of the house in an outfit made entirely of thrift store finds and still feel like a billion bucks. I love when someone compliments me on something and their look of confusion and surprise, and sometimes disgust, when I tell them where I got it. ...

Pick up at the Amazon store

The Amazon store on Exchange Street.

By Kaitlyn Galati,

September 14, 2016

Amazon opened its 12th pick-up location in the country in Akron over the summer. It is located on the storefront of The Edge apartment buildings at 290 E. Exchange street, next to Arby’s and only a few stores down from Chipotle. Such locations make picking up and returning items bought online much easie...