March 15, 2021

Veterans History Project

The Veterans History Project or VHP is a program through the Library of Congress and encourages veterans to share their experiences through an interview process. The interview and all supporting documents are then archived at the Library of Congress for in-person and digital reference. My goal for this project locally is to ensure that every local Veteran in the City …

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December 15, 2020

2020 City of Barberton Home Decoration Contest

City of Barberton Christmas Light Contest

Thank you to all the residents that have signed up to be in the 2020 City of Barberton Christmas Home Decoration Contest. There are 19 entries to choose from. Please select one home as your favorite display. You can use https://www.routexl.com/f=8260Q2jcY1d6 for guided directions.

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October 13, 2020

Episode 2: The Breakdown – Voting Questions and Answers

The COVID-19 pandemic has just about shattered 2020 for everyone. On top of canceling everything we were planning for, COVID-19 has also plagued our knowledge of the voting system with bad information, confusion, and uncertainties. For the past few weeks, I have been asked questions on everything regarding voting here in the City of Barberton. After multiple calls to the …

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October 9, 2020

The Breakdown: Local Ballot Issues for the City of Barberton

Click Here to Download a Sample Ballot To kick off the first podcast, I wanted to initially talk about everything but soon realized there was more important info that needed to take precedence over everything else. The BALLOT! In the first episode I go over the local issues that will be on all Barberton residents’ ballots. Issue Breakdown The issue …

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July 6, 2020

Tax Talk Yet Again for Barberton

You can feel it in the air. Everyone is tired of all the bad news beginning with the pandemic. Everyone has been effected by the pandemic in one way or another. To top it off, there is now tax talks yet again here in Barberton, Ohio. Over the past week, there have been people reaching out about tax chatter they …

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May 14, 2020

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April 26, 2020

Primary changes are being presented to council

On April 27, 2020, council and myself will be reviewing two proposals that would focus on changing the way voting is done in the City of Barberton. The two proposals are focusing on the primary elections and are competing proposals. If council passes the Charter Amendment proposals, they will be placed on the November ballot for the Barberton voters decide. …

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December 19, 2019

Under Lake Anna – Part 1: Intro to the Project and Lake Anna History

Is Lake Anna really bottomless? Does Lake Erie feed the lake or have you heard that O.C Barber’s daughter drowned there? These are myths that some Barberton locals swear by. But are they myths or are they branched from fact or some form of truth? Myths like these have sent me down a path doing interviews and ultimately setting out …

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