January '17

Snow fall

Downtown Canton is nearly vacant as snow blankets the roads.

Mercy Harvest Ball

Mercy Service League held its 2016 Harvest Ball at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. Mercy Medical Staff president Aida Safar, M.D., served as honorary medical staff chair, and Julie Gill and Kathleen Prasnal served as Mercy Service League co-chairs. The event raised more than $250,000, with proceeds benefiting the Mercy Facility Transformation Project.

Art After Dark

The Canton Museum of Art and the Massillon Museum collaborated to create a one-of-a-kind costume party, Art After Dark, held at Massillon Museum.

Canal Tavern of Zoar Review: Cozy getaway meal

The Canal Tavern of Zoar is the perfect spot for a cozy getaway meal. The menu is packed with comfort food, and the dining area feels like a home—our experience was more similar to being at a large Thanksgiving dinner than being at a restaurant.

Test Kitchen: Roasted Pork Tenderloin

The second of the HelloFresh meals went better than the first, but it still wasn’t completely smooth sailing. I was tasked with making roasted pork tenderloin with potato cauliflower mash, caramelized apple pan sauce and snap peas.

More than a hotel restaurant

Part of the major expansion and remodeling of the Holiday Inn Canton in Jackson Township included a new bar-restaurant called Twenty/20 Taphouse.

30 Faces of Leadership

They are our visionaries, our elected officials, our mentors. They lead capital campaigns, advocate for the underserved, serve on our boards and speak out against injustice.

Hidden Gem: Walls of trolls

Almost 6,650 troll dolls “live” at The Troll Hole Art Emporium on Main Street in Alliance. The combination museum and art gallery also is the home of almost 19,000 pieces of troll memorabilia and troll-related art and clothing, said Sherry Groom, who owns the establishment with her husband, Jay Groom, and leads tours dressed as Sigrid the “Queen of Trolls.”

Ask Todd About … Google maps

How often does Google update its popular street view maps? This is a great question, and one that should not be confused with Google Maps. Google Maps are updated through a satellite imagery service many mapping companies use.