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6/28/2015 12:00 AM
Travel advice: Speak your mind
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
I checked out of the Marriott Hotel in downtown Augusta, Ga., happily and it wasn’t only because I finally had enough points to get a complimentary room. After patronizing the Marriott chain for 20 or more years I would say I deserved a free night. …

6/27/2015 12:00 AM
Finally
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
When the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to consider the legality of same-sex marriage, religious or Biblical beliefs had nothing to do with it. Equal application of the law, as established in the Constitution, was what the high court debated before ruling that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. …

6/27/2015 12:00 AM
S.C. tragedy weighs on Toledo churches
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
Father’s Day was celebrated at three Toledo-area African Methodist Episcopal churches Sunday. …

6/26/2015 12:00 AM
Reinbolt has played vital role with city
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The mayor’s chief of staff, Robert Reinbolt, is the most fascinating person in Toledo politics today. …

6/26/2015 12:00 AM
Cumulus radio ratings steady
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
After major upheaval last summer involving on-air personnel and music programming at several of Cumulus Inc.’s nine local stations, the winter radio ratings were much the same as they’ve always been. …

6/26/2015 12:00 AM
It's still hard to vote in Michigan
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — If you ask politicians in Michigan’s government about voting, they will tell you it is a right and a sacred duty. They will say that they want everyone to vote, in every election. …

6/26/2015 12:33 AM
Effort aims to stop drinking and boating
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
MARBLEHEAD, Ohio — It was just two years ago that the local U.S. Coast Guard station led the nation in one crucially important statistic, but you didn’t see anyone cheering and waving one of those big foam fingers in the air and chanting “We’re number one!” …

6/25/2015 12:00 AM
Civic pride sometimes means ‘no’
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I was proud of the Toledo Plan Commission two weeks ago when it turned down Kroger. I hope city council follows suit. …

6/24/2015 12:15 AM
MLB's voting process doesn’t jive
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
If you have watched Detroit Tigers telecasts the last couple weeks, your job has been obvious. …

6/24/2015 12:00 AM
Rhubarb is a gift that keeps giving
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
What is your favorite pie? Apple? Cherry? Blueberry? Those are all yummy, but my all-time favorite is my mom’s rhubarb pie. We get a bit protective of her patch of rhubarb. It is kind of like the holy grail of her garden. …




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