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8/5/2014 12:39 AM
How’s he doing? Depends on who you ask
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I asked former Mayor Donna Owens how she thought Mayor Mike Collins had handled the water crisis. Her answer surprised me because I know she thought highly of former Mayor Mike Bell. She said: “Actually, I think he did an admirable job ... calm, cool, collected, and precise.” I asked her what concerns her about the water crisis, going forward.…

8/5/2014 12:00 AM
Fish must adapt
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Fishermen will go where the fish are. Stash that one in the file of certainties and profundities, right next to the words on death and taxes combo. …

8/5/2014 12:00 AM
Judging food is serious business
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
I‘‍m invited to a lot of events where I get to judge food. The Lagrange Street Polish Festival, with pierogi, and Pizza Palooza have already been on the menu. Coming up are this weekend’‍s Annual Northwest Ohio Rib-Off and the kuchen (cake) competition at the German-American Festival in a few weeks. …

8/4/2014 1:14 AM
Not a 1-day problem, but life itself
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
There are two possible narratives to the water crisis in Toledo. Both matter and both need our continued, disciplined attention. One has to do with being able to live daily life. But the other has to do with life itself — the sustainability of human life and social life on this planet. …

8/4/2014 12:00 AM
Don’t fret too much over early rankings
DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning musings, or 3M as we list it on the stock exchange: …

8/4/2014 12:00 AM
Cycle of violence a death spiral
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
In the lopsided “war” between Hamas and Israel, more than 1,400 Palestinian lives and more than 50 Israeli lives have been lost at this writing. The toll certainly has gone up by the time you read this. …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
What do we know about water crisis?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Remember Sen. Howard Baker’s question during Watergate? What did he know and when did he know it? …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
A quiet hero of 10 years of double wars
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Dawn Heisler retired 10 years ago. Now she works more than ever — “24/​7” as she says. …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
Get the lead out for kids’ sake
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
We’re poisoning our children. Think it’s time we stopped? …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
Grieving pics drive home real horrors
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
A reader named Diana Dunsmore called Monday to say she had a problem with The Blade. Specifically, she doesn’t like bad news, and especially, seeing pictures of people who are suffering. …