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By Bob Downing, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 2--A tract of 620 acres at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls might be saved from development. The Trust for Public Land on Tuesday announced plans to acquire the undeveloped property from the Musical Arts Association.
By Cheryl Powell, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 1--Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital's new owner is pumping millions of dollars into the facility's intensive-care, emergency, operating and cardiac services.
By Carol Biliczky, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 1--Dr. Lois Margaret Nora announced Monday that she will step down as president and dean of the Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy when her contract expires Dec. 31, 2009.
By Cheryl Powell, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 30--Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital is now officially part of Summa Health System. Summa announced this morning that it has completed a previously announced deal to acquire the community hospital.
By Jim Mackinnon, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun.
By Elaine Guregian, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 26--You've read the book; now meet the editor. And even if you haven't yet read the memoir A Time to Dance -- The Life of Heinz Poll, you should stop by a reception to be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
By Rich Heldenfels, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 26--If it's Thursday, this must be the mailbag . . . Q: Explain to me why "Bones" made Eric Millegan a killer at the end of last season.
By Jim Carney, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 26--CUYAHOGA FALLS: The U.S. Conference of Mayors passed a resolution encouraging mayors to phase out city spending on bottled water and to promote the importance of municipal water, despite the objections of Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Robart.
By Tracy Wheeler, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 24--Health-care costs can be a real pain. Medical tests and treatments and prescription drugs account for a large part of health costs. Today, more than ever, consumers need to take as much responsibility as they can for their health.
By Tracy Wheeler, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 24--PREVENTION Preventive screenings are a way to identify and treat potential health problems before they develop or worsen, the CDC says.
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