Loading…
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeOpinionColumnists

Columnists

20645 stories in section, viewing 1 through 10

Published 8 hours ago
Anglers flood charity with fish for needy
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
If you have scanned the headlines, searched the Internet, and watched the news, and as a result you have started to lose hope with humanity, hold on for a moment. When the good people strike back — you should know about it. …

Published 8 hours ago
Food can bring us together
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
I recently enjoyed a lovely potluck dinner hosted jointly by the Women of Toledo, a multicultural group dedicated to building friendships and community, and our local branch of the American Association of University Women. …

Updated 23 hours ago
Cleveland’s Tomlin one of AL’s best
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Josh Tomlin of the Indians was strolling along under the radar, but now he shows up on the screen like an incoming missile. …

5/30/2016 12:00 AM
For best view, take road less traveled
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
I wish I had come to appreciate the wisdom of the old expression, “off the beaten path,” a little sooner in life. For me, when traveling, the beaten path had always been the interstate highway system. …

Updated 23 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 23 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. …

5/29/2016 1:20 AM
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. …

5/29/2016 12:00 AM
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 …

5/29/2016 12:00 AM
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. …

5/29/2016 12:00 AM
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. …




Recommended for You