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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. …

5/28/2016 12:00 AM
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 …

5/28/2016 12:00 AM
Ohio electronic schools get a pass
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Republican leaders running Ohio, from Gov. John Kasich on down, deny that a quid pro quo exists between generous campaign contributors and policymaking in the state. But evidence to the contrary is overwhelming. …

5/27/2016 12:00 AM
Michigan’s children continue to fall behind
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — To begin with a personal anecdote: believe it or not, this columnist’s mother was distressed in the mid-1950s when his father took a new job and moved out of Detroit. …

5/27/2016 12:00 AM
Larger lessons of literature
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
When is a child old enough to read a novel is one question.

5/27/2016 12:42 AM
Donovan has Thunder on the brink
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
After two decades as a highly successful college basketball coach, Billy Donovan took a pretty big bite when he moved to the NBA ranks this season with the Oklahoma City Thunder. …

5/26/2016 12:00 AM
Legal community hosts Gridiron Show
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
■ Lawyers, judges, court reporters, politicians, and invited guests swarmed into the Valentine Theatre for the 83rd annual Gridiron Show presented by the Toledo Junior Bar Association. While the program of jabs at politics and area happenings was off the record to the press, the Order of the Heel Award was presented to Pat Intagliata, director of The Toledo Bar Association …

5/25/2016 12:00 AM
Whatever became of punishment?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS BLADE EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
Bradley Buck pleaded guilty April 26 to four robberies: holding up a Family Video on Dorr Street on March 1; robbing an establishment called Pleasure 365, on Airport Highway, March 3; sticking up the Midtown Food Mart III, on Hill Avenue, on March 6; and robbing Stop & Shop, on Dorr, March 14. …

5/25/2016 12:44 AM
Jinks positive about team’s potential
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
BOWLING GREEN — The glass can be half empty or half full. Often, it depends on where you’re sitting. …

5/25/2016 12:00 AM
Find planting success
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
If you are having a backyard party, add some color to the landscape. I like to get some help from my flowers instead of spending alot of money on paper decorations. Your colorful landscape will last much longer than party streamers and balloons. …




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