Don Plusquellic

Horrigan Handily Wins Akron Mayoral Election

Nov 4, 2015
Ed Suba / Akron Beacon Journal

For the first time in more than 15 years, Columbus voters elected a new mayor. Andrew Ginther defeated Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott by nearly 20 percentage points. 

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Akron Mayor Garry Moneypenny says he's changed his mind and will resign on Wednesday after admitting he acted inappropriately with a female city employee when she tried to congratulate him on his new position.

City of Akron

The recently appointed mayor of Akron says he acted inappropriately with a female city employee when she tried to congratulate him on his new job and he will not seek election to the office this fall as he'd previously announced. 

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Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic says he'll resign May 31, citing a dispute with a city council member and the Akron Beacon Journal newspaper.

Maryland-based defense contractor Lockheed Martin is eliminating 4 thousand jobs, or 3.5 percent of its workforce.