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1/29/2016 12:12 AM
Midges, muddlers part of fly fishing show
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
INDIANAPOLIS — In the dead of winter, in the heart of the Midwest, inside a cavernous building — this is not where you might expect the dialogue about fly fishing to hit a fever pitch, but that will indeed be the case in a few weeks when the Great American Fly Fishing Expo takes over the Coliseum at the Indiana …

1/28/2016 12:00 AM
Are we the next Flint?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
First of two parts

1/28/2016 12:00 AM
Around the Town: It's dinner time
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
January has been a great time for dinner with friends and business associates. …

1/27/2016 12:24 AM
Boothe draws compliments from Mix
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Arguably the greatest big man in University of Toledo basketball history — if it’s not Steve Mix, then Tom Kozelko would be another candidate who comes to mind — was in the house at Savage Arena on Tuesday night for a TV gig. …

1/26/2016 12:00 AM
On to the 2nd phase
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The Toledo Community Coalition’s most recent public forum featuring an out of town expert-speaker, meant to inspire us, showed me that Toledo is ready for the next step in black, brown, and white dialogue and cooperation. …

1/26/2016 12:27 AM
Even an army poses little threat to pythons
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
COPELAND, Fla. — A citizen militia of nearly 800 has spread out across sections of the seemingly endless mosaic of sawgrass prairie and swamplands near Copeland that make up much of the southern tip of the Sunshine State. …

1/25/2016 12:00 AM
You could look it up
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
A popular feature of The Blade is the daily trivia challenge compiled by a friend and former colleague, Mike Kelly. He goes for the truly obscure stuff, questions that would stump a Jeopardy! contestant. Maybe you knew Justin Timberlake’s golf handicap, but I drew a blank. …

1/25/2016 12:29 AM
Fired Cavs coach never had a chance
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning musings:

1/24/2016 12:00 AM
Enduring power of true art
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
January 20 was David Bowie day in New York City. Mr. Bowie considered himself a New Yorker. He moved freely about the city, mostly unguarded and mostly undisturbed. He didn’t want to be recognized so he wasn’t. “You’d be surprised the places I can go,” he told a friend. People who did know him, like the barista who worked …

1/24/2016 12:09 AM
Nature should be kept natural
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
My grandmother Ruth Matthews was a very graceful and classy woman, well-educated with a degree in music from Slippery Rock, and extremely bright, witty and eloquent. When she said something, we paid attention. And she was not afraid to shoot straight, if that’s what the situation dictated was necessary. …




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