Monday, November 26, 2012
11th District Court of Appeals says park is not detrimental to neighborhood
The Ohio Eleventh District Court of Appeals has issued a ruling upholding the decision of a Portage County judge allowing the River Bend Park canoe and kayak access point on the Cuyahoga River. The state appellate court issued a ruling this month affirming a decision by Portage County Common Pleas Judge John Enlow, who determined in January that the park was not a detriment to the surrounding neighborhood. The state court ruling stemmed from an appeal filed by Kent residents Jim and Diana Sumner, whose property stands across the river from the park on River Bend Boulevard. The Sumners filed appeals in February 2011 in Portage County to decisions by the Kent Planning Commission, Kent Board of Zoning Appeals and Kent Board of Building …
Monday, July 23, 2012
Click on the categories below and vote for your favorites!
There is a lot to celebrate about our town: great services and great local businesses. But who do you think is the best? Help Kent Patch determine the best of the best by voting for your favorites in each one of the categories below. (Click on the links under each category and vote in the poll attached to each article.) Cast your vote by Aug. 17 and help us decide who's best. Whichever business gets the most votes will be named the Readers' Choice winner. Food & Drink Vote Now For Best Pizza in Kent Vote Now For Best Burger in Kent Vote Now For Best Pub in Kent Vote Now For Best Sports Bar in Kent Vote Now For Best Coffee in Kent Vote Now For Best Takeout in Kent Vote Now For Best Sandwich in Kent Vote Now For Best Frozen Treat Place in …
Readers Choice voting ends Aug. 17
We asked you to nominate the best park in Kent and now it's time to vote in our poll to determine the winner. Local editor Matt Fredmonsky will choose the winner based solely on the number of votes in this poll. Voting ends Aug. 17. The places you nominated are listed below. Thanks to everyone who nominated a business. The nomination period closed July 9, so if it's not included in the poll the business isn't eligible for a Readers' Choice award. Winners will be announced Aug. 24 in all 25 categories. So get voting, and help us pick the Readers’ Choice businesses in Kent!