This week, Vitamix invited me to take a peek at their newest Ascent Series blender. (It’s gorgeous, by the way.) Vitamix is a fourth-generation owned company based in Cleveland. So I thought about how could I tie Akron into the experience with our northern neighbors…
Tag: story telling
Akron’s Mutton Hill has Sheep Once Again
Mutton Hill used to have 1,300 sheep grazing 300 acres of land. They moved to the east coast in the mid-1800s. Perkins Stone Mansion in Downtown Akron now houses the Summit County Historical Society. Thanks to the organization and The Spicy Lamb Farm of Peninsula, sheep are back on the land.
Made in Akron
A tweet during last week’s takeover got me thinking. Some of us weren’t born in Akron - we were Made in Akron.