Community protests planned closing of maternity unit

Organizers of the “Save Sharon Hospital” rally on Saturday, July 14, Lydia and Herbert Moore, center, were joined by their daughter, Charlotte, and dozens of community members on the Sharon Green. Participants shared stories, signed letters and planned action. Photo by Leila Hawken

SHARON — The future of the maternity unit at Sharon Hospital remains in jeopardy despite talks last week between Health Quest COO Kerry Eaton and doctors at the area’s OB/GYN practice, Sharon OB/GYN.

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