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2010-06-16 09:48:00

AKRON, Ohio, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, June 23, a free, interactive Web cast on three leading industries in Ohio promises to inspire renewed hope for new jobs in Ohio.

2008-08-07 03:00:00

By Malcolm X Abram, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Aug. 7--Hard to believe it's been five years since Square Records opened in Highland Square. It's even harder to believe that it's still open, given the topsy-turvy music industry and the slow death of buying music in a physical format.

2008-07-17 21:00:29

By The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 17--A 42-year-old Akron man has been sentenced to five years in prison in connection with the operation of a methamphetamine lab in his basement.

2008-07-16 09:01:20

Q: A declawed, spayed stray cat showed up at my house. The vet said she is probably around 7. I tried to find her owner, but nobody claimed her. She is diabetic. Because I have a dog that will not share and family members with allergies, Gillie is living in my garage.

2008-07-05 03:00:00

By Carl Chancellor, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 5--Greasy lips and sticky fingers were the order of the day Friday at Akron's Rib, White & Blue Festival celebrating Independence Day.

2008-07-02 09:00:31

Q: I was wondering if you could do an article on the importance of providing water for wildlife? Birds also need to bathe to clean their feathers and cool off.

2007-08-24 18:17:31

By The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Aug. 24--An Akron physician and his Akron fiancee remain hospitalized at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, following a plane crash Aug. 8 in Georgia. Dr.

Word of the Day
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