Wine bar flip-flop
Kent City Council voted this week to reverse an earlier decision granting approval for a liquor license for a new wine bar proposed downtown.
Roosevelt student dies
Devon Conwell, a sophomore at Theodore Roosevelt High School, died unexpectedly Wednesday.
Bank robbery suspect arrested
The Portage County Sheriff's Office arrested a Kent man on charges of robbing the FirstMerit Bank earlier this month.
Kent State president to retire
Kent State President Lester Lefton announced this week he plans to retire when his contract expires in July 2014.
Homeowner appeals demolition order
The owner of a house at 509 Franklin Ave. is asking the city not to demolish the structure, which has been condemned and is tied to an eviction case.