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5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Real leaders are in the community
BY JEFF GERRITT BLADE DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
With few exceptions, Toledo’s elected officials appear clueless and, like their sports teams, strictly minor league. But in my two years here, I’ve also found some major-league leadership — young and old — in the community, where things really happen. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 5/17
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
The Toledo Opera transformed the Toledo Club into an operatic cabaret for its 2015 Gala, Men in Black with baritone and bass voices in the spotlight. The May 9 benefit offered nearly 175 guests a chance to get up close and personal with five deep-voiced stars of previous productions. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Lalonde could be moving up
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Dan Watson was a goner, outta-here, after a long, hard 2013-14 season that saw the longtime assistant end up as the interim head coach of the Toledo Walleye. He applied for the full-time gig and was considered, but didn’t get the job. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Spring run about more than fishing
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
FREMONT — From the top of the bank, Walt looks like most fishermen on the Sandusky River. We imagine he is probably enjoying a sunny spring day, maybe skipping work for the afternoon and just fishing for the relaxation and the sport. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Class of 1946 meeting monthly
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
The Adrian High School Class of 1946 meets the second Monday of every month at the Country House in Tecumseh, Mich., and has as long as we can remember. And, trust me, we don’t remember as much as we used to but that date is too meaningful to forget. …

5/16/2015 12:00 AM
Moms, daughters may be at odds
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The exasperated teenager despaired of ever getting through to her mother. How could her ancient mom possibly understand anything post-20th century? …

5/16/2015 12:00 AM
Etiquette in houses of worship
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The ways of a particular place of worship can be difficult for a visitor to understand. …

5/15/2015 12:00 AM
Method to man behind ‘Mad Max’
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
From the mind who brought you the apocalyptic wasteland of Mad Max comes a cute talking pig named Babe. Or a dancing penguin named Happy Feet. …

5/15/2015 12:00 AM
To be young, poor, and organized
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Second of two parts.

5/15/2015 12:14 AM
Life jackets are essential
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
LORAIN — On a recent Sunday morning, Mike Miller walked into a room full of journalists and made a rather profound fashion statement. He was wearing a life jacket, and he was miles from the lake. …




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