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Portman cites record to keep Senate job
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The 2016 U.S. Senate race in Ohio may not be on your radar, but it is most definitely on the political screen of Repubican and Democratic party leaders. …

Updated 16 hours ago
Life is not complicated
BY KEITH BURRIS BLADE COLUMNIST
Second of two parts.

3/27/2015 12:00 AM
Politics trumps problem-solving
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — Ever wonder why so many elected officials waste so much time and energy on irrelevant crusades? Consider two examples: …

3/27/2015 1:10 AM
Anglers must follow the rule book
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The annual spring spawning run of walleyes from Lake Erie is an angling phenomenon with a significant local impact. Thousands of fishermen crowd the Maumee and Sandusky rivers to try and catch these fish, considered by many as the filet mignon of the lake. …

3/27/2015 1:01 AM
Time to put UT scandal to rest
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
At the risk of exaggeration, murders have been committed, solved, tried, and Old Sparky has been plugged into the socket in less time than it has taken the feds and the court system to adjudicate the point-shaving case involving, in part, seven former University of Toledo athletes. …

3/27/2015 12:00 AM
Thou shalt tolerate publicity stunts
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
More than 3,000 years ago, Moses, in a fit of Godly rage, threw the original Ten Commandments stone tablets at his wayward people. …

3/26/2015 12:00 AM
Ex-chairman gives back to community
BY KEITH BURRISS BLADE COLUMNIST
First of two parts.

3/25/2015 12:13 AM
Pitino, Calipari are right about rule
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Rick Pitino mounted his soapbox again last weekend and criticized the one-and-done trend among college basketball players who, because of NBA age restrictions, are forced to attend college for one season before being eligible for the pro league’s draft. …

Updated 1 hour ago
Beauty in ugly fruits, vegetables
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Beauty, as they say, is in the eye of the beholder. This holds true for fruits and vegetables, too, not just for starry-eyed romantics. …

3/24/2015 12:00 AM
Civic context feeds an adult faith
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
A few weeks ago, I met the new chief of the Toledo Police Department, George Kral. …




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