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Area racers take to hill for a shot at Akron

With temperatures reaching near 90 degrees last Sunday, everyone was trying to find some sanctuary from the heat. - Photo by Aaron Managhan
With temperatures reaching near 90 degrees last Sunday, everyone was trying to find some sanctuary from the heat.
— image credit: Photo by Aaron Managhan

Each year they descend on Silverdale, ascending Ridgetop Boulevard looking for the thrill of their young lives.

Once again, racers at the fifth annual Silverdale Soap Box Derby got that and a whole lot more last Sunday, racing, working and most of all, laughing all the way.

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