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Greater Akron—Join KNOW on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, for the next Empowering Women Luncheon to hear Laurie Cramer, Executive Director of the Autism more

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Akron has a new loan fund in place to help finance projects in urban areas and especially in challenged neighborhoods, where developments likely could more

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The Greater Akron's economic and business climate is ideal for growing businesses. This is the home of more than 21,000 businesses, including more than 150 Fortune 500 companies that have operations in the region.

The region boasts some of the world's leading liquid crystal and polymer research. Over 16,000 polymer industry employees live here, and Greater Akron is the nation's leading manufacturer of plastic processing equipment. Plus, Akron hospitals rank among the 50 best in U.S.

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