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Updated 3 hours ago
UT golf coach Broce teeing up fun while he competes
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
When the University of Toledo hired Jamie Broce as men’s golf coach during the summer of 2012 the Rockets knew they were getting a pretty good player. …

Updated 4 hours ago
UT focus must be on the future
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
This is a column about the University of Toledo and what the future of the university might mean to this city. …

Updated 4 hours ago
Beauty one of Ohio’s top selling points
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
My brother-in-law once had this distorted vision of what Ohio was all about — just endless corn fields in the summer, and then blizzards and bitter cold in the winter. It was a very gloomy picture. …

Published 5 hours ago
Michigan Senate race has hint of finality
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — In politics, things are never over until they are over — especially in Michigan. …

Published 5 hours ago
Column about the show about nothing
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
Perhaps you missed the birthday brouhaha, but Seinfeld turned 25 on Saturday. …

7/10/2014 12:00 AM
Lessons from the borough that sleeps
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
My wife and I recently returned from New York City, where, along with our eldest son and our daughter, we attended the college graduation of our youngest son. The “ceremony” was the showing of eight short films, beginning with our son’s, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. …

7/10/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 7-10
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
It was a birthday celebration like no other — Independence Day, a celebration of our nation's birth and our freedoms for which it stands. Red, white, and blue, and stars and stripes were everywhere. U.S. flags waving in the breeze lined the streets, were on front porches, and more. Barbecues included blueberries and strawberries and other patriotic-colored desserts …

7/9/2014 12:00 AM
3 reasons why LeBron could stay/go
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Touching several bases:

7/9/2014 12:00 AM
Blooming good times
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
“I grow lots of things in my garden, but I grow weeds really well.” By day, Gary Lance carries a WTVG-TV, Channel 13, camera on his shoulder. At home he carries bushels of vegetables out of his garden. He’s being modest when he complains about weeds. His two gardens are blooming with vegetables. …

7/8/2014 12:00 AM
People make a destination memorable
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
OBJECTSummer is the time when some kind of potent magnetic force draws families and friends close together, and they quite often invest most of that shared quality time enjoying the outdoors. …