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6/29/2014 12:11 AM
Sinkovic still hunting for next adventure
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The Grey Nuns saw something they liked in that 15-year-old kid from Toledo’s east side, so they put him to work in their hospital. Johnny Sinkovic was making 38 cents an hour scrubbing floors, washing windows and taking out the trash. …

6/29/2014 12:00 AM
On the Town: 6/29
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
The rain cleared just in time for a beautiful night at PNC ZOOtoDO 2014 presented by Mass Mutual. The 27th annual event on June 20 was sold out at 18,000 party- goers, some still buying tickets that morning while storms were still in full strength. …

6/29/2014 12:00 AM
Girl, 11, wins market recipe contest
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
It was unanimous: Judges chose Apple Pie Yogurt In A Mug, created by 11-year-old Lily Parker of Wayne, Ohio, as the winner of the 2014 Farm Fresh Recipe Contest, which was presented by the Downtown Farmers’ Market in Bowling Green and sponsored by the Melt Shoppe and Heritage Corner Health Care Campus. The recipe was selected for its …

6/29/2014 12:00 AM
It’s a good time for a drive wherever
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
It’s day trip season in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. The regional landscape seems to be greener, more colorful, and more welcoming than ever. …

6/28/2014 12:00 AM
Making memories at Country Concert
BY BRIAN DUGGER BLADE COLUMNIST
Country Concert has always been about making memories.

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Collins doesn’t fear shaking things up
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Mayor Mike Collins is really three different guys — three guys who have played three different roles. The three roles converge in him, but they sometimes create a walking contradiction. An interesting contradiction to be sure, but a contradiction. …

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Adopted man seeks answers in 'Irreversible'
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
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6/27/2014 12:28 AM
Lake Erie bass fishery on the rise
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Seven-year-old Michael Kemp was fishing for crappies and catfish in a canal at Maumee Bay State Park last weekend when he hooked up with something quite different. …

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Mich. gerrymandering sets stage for drama
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — There are a few things we know for sure about Michigan’s 14th U.S. House District, one of the most bizarrely shaped in the country: …

6/26/2014 12:00 AM
Heroes work to fight sex trade locally
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Sister Geraldine Nowak, a Sister of St. Francis, invited me to meet with members of STOP! — Stop Trafficking of Persons. The group is a loose organization of religious sisters and lay people in the Catholic Diocese of Toledo trying to do something about human trafficking. They are small but mighty. …