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Thursday, December 25, 2014
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Merry Christmas 2014

Church rally takes stand on ‘all’ lives
On a cold, dimly lit central Toledo streetcorner, with daylight long gone, a dozen black men and women stood holding signs that asked people to recognize the importance of every life.
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Painter finds inspiration in youth
Grand Rapids gallery features work of Fremont artist.
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When the battlefield fell silent
WWI combatants called Christmas truce 100 years ago.


Santa’s gone, so it’s time to party
Start planning your New Year’s Eve.

Cardale Jones alters approach
Quarterback ditches jokes, narrows focus with starting job.

An appeal to our readers
Message from Publisher and Editor-In-Chief John Robinson Block.

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No delayed start in marathon trial
Jury selection set for Jan. 5.
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43 killed in Iraq suicide attack
Islamic State seizes downed pilot.
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NYPD: 4 charged with threats
People made terroristic threats against police or called in false reports.
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1 fatally shot at Louisiana mall
Christmas Eve shooting in suburban New Orleans.
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COLUMNS & BLOGS

Keith Burris
The festival of light, birth
For those of us of a certain age, the holiday is full of memories.
Blurbs From The 'Burg
Lighting jup Perrysburg
Request for reader photos of their displays.
Keith Burris
Self-sacrifice routine for modern cop
All Americans grieve when police officers are killed.
Mary Bilyeu
The 12 Days of Christmas meal
It would cost $27,673.22 to buy all of the gifts mentioned in the song.
Ripple Effect
Debates emerge over pipeline
Concerns raised about property values and safety.
Keith Burris
The nation grieves for 2 fine men
We need more listening in discussion about race and police work.
Matt Markey
Disease threat prompts order to destroy herd
Owner of Ohio hunting preserve learns his deer will be euthanized.


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Holiday-season acts of kindness offer reminders that far more unites Toledoans than divides us.




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