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Don Baker Jr.

What I Did Last Summer

The only time my family took vacations was in the winter, mostly to Florida, but I was in school and couldn’t go. more

Nov 1, 2016 1:26 PM (330) Area Blog

The Holiday Season is upon us, but the only holiday this resembles is maybe July 4th. The weather, this time of year, has been absolutely balmy; it has been so unseasonably warm that I have been playing golf a couple of times a week as normal. more

Jan 25, 2016 12:00 AM Arts & Entertainment

Everyone has at least one invention in them. more

May 5, 2015 12:04 PM Arts & Entertainment

December's From the Publisher more

Jan 22, 2013 11:28 AM Arts & Entertainment

And other tall tales along the Oregon Trail. more

Oct 3, 2012 2:01 PM

My thumb turned green this summer. I don't know why... more

Sep 30, 2012 12:00 AM

Everybody remembers their first car. Even if you can’t remember your spouse’s birthday or the name of your first dog, you do remember your first car. more

May 26, 2017 4:45 PM (330) Area Blog

Give 'em a puppy

From The Editor more

May 4, 2017 12:50 PM (330) Area Blog

Is golf a winter sport?

For those of us for whom the golf season never ends, our clubs are always either in the trunk of our car or close by. more

Apr 4, 2017 1:22 PM (330) Area Blog

First it was butter. Then fat, salt, cooking oils, red meat and sugar were all banned by the Food Police sometime before the turn of the century. more

Mar 9, 2017 12:55 PM Arts & Entertainment

New Year, Old Friends

Those of us who have lived in many places and made many friends over the years tend to think back instead of forward at this time of year. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:45 PM (330) Area Blog

What I Did Last Summer

The only time my family took vacations was in the winter, mostly to Florida, but I was in school and couldn’t go. more

Nov 1, 2016 1:26 PM (330) Area Blog

April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
 Memory and desire, stirring
 Dull roots with spring rain.
 Winter kept us warm, covering
 Earth in forgetful snow, feeding
 A little life with dried tubers. –T.S. Elliot more

Arts & Entertainment

The Holiday Season is upon us, but the only holiday this resembles is maybe July 4th. The weather, this time of year, has been absolutely balmy; it has been so unseasonably warm that I have been playing golf a couple of times a week as normal. more

Jan 25, 2016 12:00 AM Arts & Entertainment

From the Publisher November 2012 more

Jun 4, 2015 1:07 PM

Everyone has at least one invention in them. more

May 5, 2015 12:04 PM Arts & Entertainment

Fulfilling my baseball destiny. I’ve been a big Akron Aeros baseball fan since I attended the team’s first game in the then-new Canal Park in 1997. more

Dec 12, 2014 11:02 AM Arts & Entertainment

April 2014 more

Jul 31, 2014 3:56 PM

The serendipitous start to akronlife magazine more

Arts & Entertainment

Another lesson learned the hard way more

The Ends... I've got the Post-Election Blues. No robo-calls, no endless radio and TV commercials, no glossy four-color mailers and nobody else’s dirty laundry to pick through. I’m stuck with me again. more

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