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Published 14 hours ago
Someday Ko must control her money
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Most parents will agree that raising kids is the toughest job going. We grow older together with a lot of trial and, if we’re lucky, few errors. The challenges are endless. …

Published 14 hours ago
Those pesky yellow spots
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I get a lot of email from all of you loyal readers about lots of garden troubles, new projects you are working on and the gigantic veggies. And one of the recent questions is about those yellow spots cropping up in the yard. I have a feeling it is something we can blame on one of the members of your …

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Fishing memories made for father, son
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
RENROCK, Ohio — Lee Woldenberg felt it was time to get moving on some of the items on that bucket list. …

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Give it up for the Saskatoon berry
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
It‘‍s not the Sasquatch berry.

7/21/2014 12:00 AM
Million-dollar baby earns her allowance
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The last player standing was The Kid.

7/21/2014 12:00 AM
History on a Mediterranean cruise
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
A recent cruise took me to famous cities on the Mediterranean Sea. I have been to some of these cities before, but visiting them by sea was different. An added attraction was the company of my friends Naveed and Rehana Ahmed of Toledo. …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Kasich: The maverick as CEO
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Speaking of John Kasich, a while back, someone said to me: “He’s a good governor, but I wouldn’t want him for a neighbor.” …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo's blight war is winnable
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
The Blade’s recent reporting on blight in Toledo — thousands of empty homes that have decayed beyond salvation, derelict commercial buildings, neglected lots turned into dump sites — is causing some longtime Toledoans to lament that their city has never looked worse. …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Spector of 1936 hovers over Cleveland
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Republicans have made a choice, and it’s the last easy one they will have for the next 23 months. They will hold their 2016 national political convention in Cleveland. …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Hole No. 9 takes center stage at Marathon
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Golf courses are often defined, at least in large part, by their finishing holes. Inverness Club ends with one of the nation’s famous short par 4s, all bunkers and shaved sides to the rolling green. Toledo Country Club has a scenic, meandering par 5 along the Maumee River. We could go on. …