Neal Peirce: Ohio’s big experiment in fracking
Letters to the editor: Sept. 27 — Federated Democratic Women disappointed in the Akron City Council; do something through Issue 2
Beacon Journal editorial board: Don’t wreck the Iran deal
Eugene Robinson: Trump’s race-baiting? It’s who he is
Gina Barreca: I read Mark Twain’s new book, and it’s terrific


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Knight Foundation sends $720,000 to Akron neighborhoods on the tipping point
Saudi Arabia to allow women to drive for the first time
Akron sizzles to another record, Tuesday hottest day here since 1900

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