PBS Western Reserve presents a collection of stories that are singularly focused on the region that we all call home. Here you can explore the people, places, history and events that make Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania so special.
An Answer from Akron
In the 1960s, young African Americans answered the need for affordable housing in Akron. Premiered in 2020.
East Liverpool, Ohio: My Town
Young people return to their hometown and join forces to help revitalize East Liverpool, Ohio. Premiered in 2020.
Guns N’ Pubs: CCW and Ohio SB 17
PBS Western Reserve explores what the new changes to Ohio Senate Bill 17 means. Premiered in 2011.
Nick Cave, Summit Lake: Heard
A project by artist Nick Cave celebrated inclusion for Akron’s Summit Lake neighborhood. Premiered in 2021.
Training for Freedom
In 1964, college students and Black activists joined forces in Ohio to fight as one. Premiered in 2022.
Training for Freedom Panel Discussion
This panel discussion addresses race-related voter registration issues that persist to this day. Premiered in 2022.