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  1. Dillard grad donates $1M for endowed scholarshipRead the original story

    27 min ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... scholarship in Dillard's history. After graduating with a degree in chemistry, Edwards worked as a research chemist in Akron, Ohio. He obtained his MBA in 1974 from Kent State University and later joined the sales and marketing team at Amoco in ...

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  2. McIlroy pulls out of Bridgestone InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Fears about Rory McIlory's participation in the U.S. PGA Championship increased on Wednesday after the injured world number one withdrew from next week's PGA Tour event, the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. McIlory's inability to defend his title in Akron, Ohio not only raised doubts about his chances of playing in the final major of the year, which he won for the second time last August, it also put his top ranking in jeopardy.

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  3. More Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... and Cincinnati and the fact the Browns took a lead into the fourth quarter before losing twice to Baltimore. AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Rory McIlroy has told the PGA Tour he will not play the Bridgestone Invitational next week as he recovers from his ankle ...

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  4. Summit Metro Parks programs for August 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Continues through August 31 inaugural METRO PARKS RUNNING SPREE Multiple locations Choose from a number of natural-surface and paved trails for beginning, intermediate and advanced runners while you train for the Akron Marathon Rubber City Race Series! Each spree participant who finishes at least six designated Summit Metro Parks trail runs will earn a wooden race medal on a commemorative ribbon. Rewards are FREE to Summit County residents.

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  5. UA posts list of jobs abolished, remains quiet about plans to adaptRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Empty reception area of the Division of Student Success in Buchtel Hall at the University of Akron on Wednesday. First year student Maurissa Jackson walks in front of Buchtel Hall and the statue of John R. Buchtel, founder of Buchtel College, at the University of Akron on Wednesday.

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  6. Things to Do, July 30: Kid Rock show, Teen Expo, wine dinnerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... redistribution or retransmission of any of the contents of this service without the express written consent of the Akron Beacon Journal is expressly prohibited. PHA+VGhpcyBLaWQgaX ...

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  7. US cities and productivity in the railroad eraRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | VoxEU

    ... between 1890 and 1920, the specialisation index of Chicago increased by 10%, that of Baltimore by 25%, and that of Akron, Ohio by 36%. Using our preferred regression, this implies that labour productivity in manufacturing in our sample of cities was ...

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  8. Sports digest: McIlroy pulls out of WGC-Bridgestone InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... In a tour release, McIlroy announced his withdrawal from next week's $9.25 million event at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio, where he recorded a two-stroke victory over Sergio Garcia in 2014. McIlroy did not indicate if he would be able to ...

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  9. Whole Foods statement on Akron store plansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... redistribution or retransmission of any of the contents of this service without the express written consent of the Akron Beacon Journal is expressly prohibited. PHA+SGVyZSBpcyB0aGUgdGV4dCBvZiBXZWRuZXNkYXkmIzgyMTc7cyBuZXdzIHJlbGVhc2UgZm9y ...

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  10. Things that make Akron awesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Melissa Carter and Brian Carter go to Nuevo Modern Mexican and Tequila Bar Restaurant in Akron often. "Probably at least once a month we Things that make Akron awesome AKRON -- Melissa Carter and Brian Carter go to Nuevo Modern Mexican and Tequila Bar Restaurant in Akron often.

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  11. Topical Market Expands with Performance Healtha s New Perform Atomic HeatRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Rehab Management

    Akron, Ohio-based Performance Health has just rolled out a new pain relief product, Perform Atomic Heat , a new topical formula formulated to warm the body prior to physical activity, and relieve muscle, joint and arthritis pain. Unlike several of the company's other products that are directed to the professional healthcare industry, Performance Health reports that it is introducing Perform as a way to put pain relief directly into the hands of consumers.

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  12. Some E.J. Thomas Hall shows must go on, but many are wondering - how?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Portrait of E. J. Thomas Executive Director Dan Dahl taken May 4, 2012 in Akron. Portrait of E. J. Thomas Executive Director Dan Dahl taken May 4, 2012 in Akron.

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  13. Sound Check: Akron bands from three eras on one bill at Jilly's Music RoomRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    The Bizarros from left: Don Parkins, Terry Walker, Nick Nicholis, Martyn Flunoy and Jerry Parkins will perform at Jilly Music Room with The Bad Dudes and Extra Spooky on Friday night

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  14. If you're single looking to mingle, we got you right hereRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    University of Akron students Kevin James Karas and his girlfriend Courtney Thompson dance to Uomah National during Downtown at Dusk at the Akron Art Museum. The crowd fills for the reggae band Umojah Nation during Downtown at Dusk at the Akron Art Museum.

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  15. Continental's rebranding of Veyance hits homeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... the company's January 2015 acquisition of Veyance Technologies Inc. The former Veyance headquarters, located in the Akron, Ohio suburb of Fairlawn, officially was rebranded on July 29. ContiTech's NAFTA CEO Jim Hill unveiled a new ContiTech roadside ...

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  16. Akron woman charged with abuse in dog's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    A veterinarian technician at Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital told Akron police officers it was "one of the worst cases of animal neglect seen in recent years," according to a police report. Kathleen McLaughlin, 68, of Akron is charged with a second-degree misdemeanor count of animal cruelty.

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  17. Icahn's Federal-Mogul Surges After Earnings Beat EstimatesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... daily advance was the largest in eight months. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. closed up 0.8 percent to $29.77 after the Akron, Ohio-based tiremaker's second-quarter profit and revenue exceeded projections. Earlier in the day, the stock traded as high as ...

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  18. Whole Foods coming to West Akron; company mentions plans in earnings reportRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    A view of the proposed Whole Foods store in the West Point Marketplace redevelopment of the West Point Market site presented at a meeting of the Akron City Council Planning Committee at city hall on July 20.

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  19. Barberton forcing owners to pay $10,000 on vacant lots, Hudson still...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... storms: After surviving at least two centuries of wind, rain and freezing cold winters, a legendary elm tree in south Akron couldn't take it anymore. The tree, nearly 110 feet in circumference, succumbed to a storm on June 18, losing a large part of ...

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  20. Pregnant woman killed in murder-suicide; baby deliveredRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    Food notes: Mexican street food coming to downtown Akron; wine dinner at Papa Joe's; singles event at Acme; win a year of fine dining

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