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2008-06-26 03:02:23

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.

2008-06-26 03:02:03

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.

2008-06-24 12:01:35

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.

2008-06-24 09:01:24

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.

2008-06-21 15:00:00

By Malcolm X Abram, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 21--When Coldplay first hit the mainstream at the dawn of the century with their debut Parachutes, they were quickly tagged as a kinder, gentler and much more user-friendly Radiohead.

2008-06-21 03:00:23

By Colette M. Jenkins, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 21--The Rev. Harry W. Eberts, former executive director of the Akron Area Association of Churches, is being honored for his contributions to world peace and understanding by the Akron Peace Council.

2008-06-21 03:00:00

By John Higgins, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun.

2008-06-20 12:00:00

By Marilyn Miller, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 20--Morgan Hacker, 8, of Massillon, took a front-row seat to see what kind of adventure she would experience in the Akron Zoo's new animal show, It's a Wild World. Morgan said she liked being helpful. It showed.

2008-06-20 03:00:17

By Rich Heldenfels, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 20--The people who made Get Smart took their own title's advice. And they got a better movie out of doing so. In the classic TV series, secret agent Maxwell Smart was a dope. He caused constant problems. He annoyed his boss.

2008-06-19 03:00:00

By Rich Heldenfels, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 19--If it's Thursday, this must be the mailbag. . . . Q: Do you know if the family on "Malcolm in the Middle" had a last name? I don't ever remember anyone saying it and have never heard if there was one.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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