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Updated 1 hour ago
Holidays call for cookies, and so do we
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
To quote the inimitable Cookie Monster: “C is for Cookie.” …

Published 2 hours ago
Whitetails group puts its money where the hungry mouths are
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The people from the local chapter of Whitetails Unlimited believe in setting a very large table. Feeding the hungry is that kind of grandiose task. …

Published 2 hours ago
We’re in a war, but we’re not at war
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
CHICAGO — The trains still screech on the elevated tracks of the Loop. The crowds still gather along the packed streets outside the iconic popcorn and nut outlets. Chicago never felt so normal as it did last week. …

Updated 12 hours ago
U.S.: Love it or hate it
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
America enjoys a special position in the world. Loved and admired by many; hated and detested by others. …

9/22/2014 12:00 AM
Fraternal brotherhood
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
With age, it is said, comes wisdom. Not always, of course — a lot of old people are sent to prison. But I think the point has merit, something that was underscored for me when I was asked recently to help put together a college fraternity reunion. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
A pilgrimage to a quiet place
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
“Your life is shaped by the ends you live for. You are made in the image of what you desire.” …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Don't count out FitzGerald just yet
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
If, as the prevailing political narrative has it, Ed FitzGerald is a dead man walking, he isn’t accepting the autopsy report. Don’t call the undertaker just yet. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Lenawee project helps the homeless and their pets
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Devoted pet lovers can understand the dilemma faced by people who prefer to be homeless rather than give up their cats and dogs, or perhaps some of each. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Pinnacle hosts a heavenly fund-raiser
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Area priests will show off their cooking skills at the fifth annual Celebrity Chefs at the Pinnacle, being held on Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Pinnacle, 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee. This is a fund-raiser for the Sacred Heart Home in Oregon, run by the Little Sisters of the Poor, which offers daily activities and …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
On the Town: 9/21
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Boating, swimming, golf, tennis, baseball, picnics, gardening, garage sales, travel. What did you do on your summer vacation? Many memories linger on this last day of summer. …