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10/16/2014 12:00 AM
FitzGerald is a dead man walking
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for governor, came to Toledo the other day. …

10/16/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 10-16
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE 20th annual Danberry Treasure Chest Auction was Oct. 9 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Levis Commons. …

10/16/2014 12:00 AM
COMMENTARY: Lerg likes big challenges
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Jeff Lerg is listed at 5-foot, 6-inches in height. That may be a slight exaggeration. …

10/15/2014 12:00 AM
Browns need to beat, batter bad opponents
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There are bad teams in every league in every sport, of course, and the National Football League is no exception. Watching the Jets and Rams and Redskins can make you want to gouge out your eyeballs. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Passing of traditions
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
When I met the women of the Ladies Society of St. George Cathedral, who had invited me to learn how to make some of their most treasured dishes in preparation for the church’s upcoming fund-raising dinner on Oct. 26, I was unfamiliar with some of the recipes and techniques they used. But I still felt right at home. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Water, Jeep, and fear itself
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I am told that during the water crisis, Toledo fire Chief Luis Santiago told those assembled in the 9/​11 center what we were dealing with was not a true emergency situation, but a series of logistical puzzles. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Metroparks battle threat to oak trees
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Oaks are prized everywhere they are present — in parks, forests, or front yards. Symbols of strength, beauty, and longevity, oaks are more than just trees. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Insurgency, indifference in the muddled midterms of 2014
DAVID SHRIBMAN EXECUTIVE EDITOR OF THE PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE.
WATERVILLE, Maine — With three weeks remaining before the critical midterm congressional elections, the character of American politics for the next two years and for the presidential campaign that will begin in earnest next month is unusually uncertain. …

10/13/2014 12:00 AM
A plea for a death knell
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
A funeral home in Saginaw, Mich., has added a new wrinkle to how we say a final farewell to our departed loved ones. It has added a drive-through window, through which visitors who are too busy to come inside for visitation can view the body from the comfort of their cars and then drive away. …

10/13/2014 12:00 AM
Browns finally put it together
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
CLEVELAND — Well, that was cathartic.