The University of Akron announced its plans to reopen the Schumacher restaurant inside Quaker Square. The restaurant is off the hotel lobby.
The university will be kicking off the reopening with an open house and reception Nov. 28 from 4 to 6 p.m. The restaurant has an updated bistro menu, and features breads and desserts from the Pie Factory.
Also putting out an open sign is Tree City Coffee & Pastry of Kent, which has announced plans to open a second location in December inside the Summa Wellness Institute in Hudson, 5625 Hudson Drive.
Partners Mike Beder, Evan Bailey and Brian Bower sell organic, direct trade coffees and healthful foods. Visit Tree City at www.rootedinkent.com or 135 East Erie St., Kent.