Lisa Abraham: The birds and the bees and the zucchini
Overwhelmed at the flea market? Designers give shopping tips
Plant Lovers’ Almanac: How to grow a giant pumpkin
Three ways to fix up faux pumpkins
What’s for dinner? Ten-Minute Tortilla Soup is fast comfort food


GOP to muscle budget through Senate as it eyes tax cuts
Browns rookie Myles Garrett eager to test himself, his health against Titans’ Taylor Lewan
Akron purse snatchers busted in two incidents — one downtown, another in West Hill, police say
High school notebook: Manchester’s Jim France can tie Ironton’s Bob Lutz on Friday for top spot in career wins by a football coach in Ohio history

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