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When it comes to concrete, go with a pro

“We specialize in concrete surfaces,” says Greg Mata, owner of Cutting Edge Decorative Concrete, the Richfield-based company he founded 23 years ago. “We understand the science of concrete, how it responds to the environment and what can make or break a concrete surface in the Akron/Cleveland area. We know how to install it, repair it and...

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What do power lifters and a pregnant women have in common?

They both tend to suffer from hemorrhoids. But hemorrhoids can happen to just about anyone. They can happen to teenagers and they can happen to golden agers. So how and why do they happen? There are several factors that may cause hemorrhoids to “pop” out. Most importantly is putting too much stress or pressure on the abdominal muscles...

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Back to campus essentials

It won’t be long before students head back to campus.  A visit to Lucky Shoes can have you snapping up those back-to-school shoe essentials in one stop.  Students of all ages spend much of their day on their feet, in addition to their time in the classroom. From physical education and testing out solutions in the chemistry lab, to...

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How to keep summer skin looking fabulous

There are a number of ways to keep your skin looking healthy—and young—during the summer months without having to sit the season out. For the latest in anti-aging, balancing, hydrating and illuminating technologies, I recommend the Image Skin Care line. Image is distinct in that its products include pharmaceutical-grade ingredients and pure...

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Garage flooring: DIY or pro?

That graduation party or other big event may prompt you to finally replace your pocked, chipped and cracked garage floor with a rugged epoxy coating. “Our FLEXCore hybrid polymer floors offer so many advantages over concrete,” insists Mike Padden, owner of Encore Garage. “Looking great is just the beginning. They also are durable and...

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