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Many panic, buy water despite assurances from city
The statement from the city of Toledo said it has fielded a spate of calls regarding a rumored “Do Not Drink” water advisory. “There is no such advisory, and the water remains safe to drink,” the statement said. Despite that, local grocery stores said they have been swamped by people buying up cases of water.

Jack Ford pulled from fall ballot
He was slated to challenge Democrat Edna Brown for her seat in Columbus.

1 killed in shooting at strip club
Marcus Osley, 28, killed; another person was injured.
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TARTA revises downtown plan
Scaled-down version would keep Valentine lot, drop ‘loop.’

Body of man, 94, pulled from pond
John Voland pronounced dead at St. Clare Commons in Perrysburg.

Art Walk set for Aug. 28
Penultimate event to be in Warehouse District, UpTown.

Microcystin may follow blooms
Weather to determine path; islands remain on lookout.


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Dominican Republic bans Miley Cyrus concert
Sept. 13 performance banned on morality grounds.
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Students protest on streets of Chile
Police employed tear gas, water cannons; no injuries or arrests.
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Officer in Wal-Mart shooting involved in 2010 case
He is on leave after Aug. 5 fatal shooting of man at Cincinnati store.
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Arrest made in Chez Joey shooting
Toledo police say man from Erie, Pa. charged with murder.
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Keith Burris
Let Ford run, and let the voters decide
It would be embarrassing if Mr. Ford is denied access to ballot.
Barbara Hendel
Around Town: 8-21
Sylvania restaurants in the spotlight.
Kelly Heidbreder
Smile, tomatoes are here
Cracks, blossom-end rot, anthracnose and Mom‘‍s favorite.
Keith Burris
On Randy Gardner
An ace legislator, and a good guy.
Think, then speak
Water crisis was no 9/11.
Ride Along
Unsolved Toledo: Saveon Childress...
Two years ago today, Saveon Childress, 27, shot dead on Prospect Avenue.
Mary Bilyeu
Bonding over barbecue
31st annual Northwest Ohio Rib-Off more than a contest.

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