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Don’t make their dirty work easier
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
When I first heard that Toledo City Council is considering changing its rules to make it easier to overrule the plan commission, I thought of the word “nefarious.” …

8/26/2015 12:09 AM
Colleges must react to Baylor case
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Remember how everything changed when the video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee in an elevator went viral? …

8/26/2015 12:00 AM
A little work could help annuals return
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Do you love to pack your garden with punches of color?

8/25/2015 12:00 AM
Sawdust and marijuana
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I apologize for using the same metaphor twice in one month.

8/25/2015 12:00 AM
Sanders is a candidate on fire
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
EXETER, N.H. — There was a man with a “Stop puppy mills” T-shirt and another whose shirt read: “National Sarcasm Society.” There was a woman, dressed entirely in white, holding a banner reading: “Lead us to clean energy.” There was even a little old lady in tennis shoes. …

8/25/2015 12:00 AM
Lenardson hits mark in competitive shooting
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
PORT CLINTON — In 2016, Jim Lenardson will mark a half century of competitive shooting. He will have a tough time figuring out what to do to designate the occasion, since his mantle is already crowded with national championship trophies. …

8/24/2015 12:00 AM
Jorge Posada? It’s too much in New York
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning musings and minutiae:

8/24/2015 12:00 AM
Checking off bucket list without kicking the bucket
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
If I correctly understand the concept of a bucket list, the idea is to compose a list of things you’d like to do or see before you die. I don’t think the point is to die doing them. Still, I press on. …

8/24/2015 12:00 AM
I’m probably not the one to ask
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
It is part of the function of a columnist to tell people what’s going to happen next. I may be a columnist, but today’s case requires a prophet. …

8/23/2015 12:00 AM
Sara Jobin: ‘Music takes all of who I am’
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
A few days back, I met Sara Jobin for the first time. Sara is the Grammy-nominated conductor recently named interim resident conductor of the Toledo Symphony and associate conductor of the Toledo Opera. …




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