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Updated 10 hours ago
Quiet paths of service
BY KEITH C. BURRIS BLADE EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
Every year on Memorial Day, when I was a child, my mother took me to the cemetery in our little Ohio town and we would enact a ritual: place a flag, tidy up the plot, scrub the stone, and plant new flowers. …

Updated 10 hours ago
Indy 500 has traveled miles in 100 starts
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Later today, weather permitting, we’ll know the winner of the 100th edition of the Indianapolis 500. …

Updated 10 hours ago
Style is in bloom this spring
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial signal to get out your summer whites and other warm-weather attire. Leading up to this season were many fashion shows for fun and for fund-raising. …

Updated 17 hours ago
Fun and food trucks on Collingwood
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
From 3 to 8:30 p.m. June 11, the food and the fun will be at the Toledo Food Truck Festival at the Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd. Participants will include Jeanie’s Weenies (“comfort cuisine,” says Amber Yockey, office manager and special events coordinator at the arts center), Quinn’s Concessions (Greek and American food), Nick and Nino’s Street …

Published 21 hours ago
Beloved pet’s illness requires special care
BY MARY ALICE POWELL
Today, Geranium is especially lethargic. The 20-plus-year-old cat was not interested in breakfast and returned to the foot of the bed to curl up in a warm afghan throw that should be in the closet for the summer, but whatever the princess wants is my command. …

Published 21 hours ago
Fall election will have little ideological content
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
This will be the most contentious, most bitter, most polarizing, and most unappealing race for president since James G. Blaine and Grover Cleveland competed in 1884. But it may be the least ideological presidential campaign since 1820, when the Federalists put forward a vice presidential candidate but couldn’t even find a presidential nominee. …

Published 21 hours ago
GOLPP can slow your aging pet
DR. GARY THOMPSON
If you share your life with an older large-breed dog like a Labrador retriever, you might notice some subtle changes in how he gets around or maybe his bark has lost some of its oomph. Many times these are just written off as getting older, but we now understand that a degenerative condition called Geriatric Onset Laryngeal Paralysis Polyneuropathy …

5/28/2016 12:00 AM
Girl was rude to skip her own grad party
MISS MANNERS
DEAR MISS MANNERS: For our daughter's graduation from high school, we planned a small party for her with immediate family and a few neighbors and close friends. …

5/28/2016 12:00 AM
Study suggests individualism is part of religious shift
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
While some recent scholarly studies show a decline in church attendance and more people identifying “none” when asked what their religion is, other research has claimed there’s actually no change — or that there’s really an increase. …

Updated 21 hours ago
Fun and food trucks on Collingwood
MARY BILYEU
From 3 to 8:30 p.m. June 11, the food and the fun will be at the Toledo Food Truck Festival at the Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd. Participants will include Jeanie’s Weenies (“comfort cuisine,” says Amber Yockey, office manager and special events coordinator at the arts center), Quinn’s Concessions (Greek and American food), Nick and Nino’s Street …




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