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Updated 10 hours ago
School fights for its life
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I drove to the Springfield Schools Administration Building, on Hall Street in Holland, late last week to meet Michael O'Shea, the superintendent, and two Springfield-Holland parents — one a young dad and the other a grandma — both business people and both enthusiastic about Springfield schools. …

Updated 10 hours ago
Two for Twenty: Woodville Diner
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
As you walk into the spacious Woodville Diner, you’re immediately greeted with a friendly invitation to choose your own seat. Make yourself at home. …

Published 10 hours ago
On the Town: 5/3
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
AFICIONADOS of food and wine gathered for Taste of the Nation Toledo, 20 years of No Kid Hungry Share Our Strength on April 26 at Premier Banquet Complex. …

Updated 15 hours ago
Browns beef up
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The Cleveland Browns’ draft reminded us of an old gal named Clara Peller who became famous late in life for shouting, “Where’s the beef?” in a hamburger commercial. …

Updated 15 hours ago
Toledo Yacht Club bringing intall ship for 150th celebration
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The Toledo Yacht Club is steeped in history. It is among the oldest yacht clubs in North America, tracing its founding back to 1865 when two rowing clubs merged and began to focus on sailing. …

Published 22 hours ago
Baltimore’s cautionary tale
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
It happened in Baltimore, and before that in Ferguson, Mo. But it could happen almost anywhere — including Toledo. …

Published 22 hours ago
Spring signals new start
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Flowers can be an unexpected legacy.

5/2/2015 12:00 AM
Apple Watch is really a shackle
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Where is Howard Beale when you need him? Wearing an Apple Watch? Not on your life. …

5/2/2015 12:00 AM
Desmond Tutu, Dalai Lama joyful
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
It was a joy to read about, see photos, and watch videos of the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu meeting in Dharamsala, India, where the Dalai Lama lives, to collaborate on a book. The book’s topic? Joy. …

5/1/2015 12:00 AM
Baltimore has lessons for Toledo
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Almost a decade ago, then-Toledo police Chief Mike Navarre, who served as chief for more than 13 years, had to deal with a riot in Toledo. …




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