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Updated 5 hours ago
Many forms of excommunication
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The Rev. Beverly Bingle has been in the news again recently, first in an article I wrote about the Reformed Catholic Church, and then in an item from The Blade’s ombudsman, Jack Lessenberry. Let me bring up two Latin terms in response: mea culpa and latae sententiae. …

Published 12 hours ago
Lake should holster thoughts of arming staff
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
I hope Lake Local Schools officials haven’t made up their mind about arming teachers in district classrooms, and just appear undecided. …

1/30/2015 12:00 AM
A blue-collar libertarian
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Tom Waniewski is one of two Republicans on City Council. You think of the Maytag repairman and “The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner.” But Mr. Waniewski is upbeat. He loves being a district councilman and helping people in District 5 (West Toledo) with their problems. …

1/30/2015 12:00 AM
Pro wrestling judgment slammed
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
I never cared much for professional wrestling. It was too scripted, too fake, and too brutish for my taste. …

1/30/2015 12:06 AM
Edelman gives Pats big contributions
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Megatron is not playing in Super Bowl XLIX. Of course, Calvin Johnson toils for the Detroit Lions, so no surprise there. None of his ancestors have ever played in the game, and that covers a lot of Roman numerals. …

1/30/2015 12:00 AM
Detroit suburbs covet energy award
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. — Whatever your politics, there’s no denying that for people and governments, energy costs are huge, especially during a Michigan winter. …

1/29/2015 12:00 AM
All local politics is personal
BY KEITH C. BURRIS BLADE COLUMNIST
Two fixtures of Toledo politics passed from the scene recently: Betty Shultz and Domenic Montalto. They deserve a toast. …

1/28/2015 12:00 AM
Duke coach’s career record is remarkable
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
So, you want to be the next Mike Krzyzewski; the next Division I college basketball coach to reach 1,000 wins? …

1/27/2015 12:00 AM
Resisting kryptonite foods
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
What is your junk food kryptonite?

1/27/2015 12:00 AM
Rossford’s exceptional young mayor
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The most impressive politician I have met lately is Mayor Neil A. MacKinnon III of Rossford. …




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