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5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Spring allergies annoy pets, too
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
Springtime in the Midwest brings a wide spectrum of challenges for pets that suffer from allergies and many of the same triggers that cause problems in people affect our pets. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
If you can’t beat ’em, ride
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Lucky me, I live on what is considered in motorcycle circles one of the most attractive routes in the United States. It is State Rt. 65, from Grand Rapids to Perrysburg. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 5/24
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE 26th annual PGT Practically a Golf Tournament; A Benefit Putt for the Epilepsy Center was May 16 at Levis Commons. The top winners were Alex Gerkin’s team from Fifth Third Bank. Around $12,000 was raised for the Family Camp weekend in August at Camp Frontier in Pioneer, Ohio which is free to people with epilepsy and their families.…

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Millennial candidate hopes to be force
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Do not underestimate P.G. Sittenfeld, the young Cincinnati councilman who is running for the U.S. Senate. …

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Buddhism catching on in Toledo
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
Buddhism has a 2,500-year tradition in Asia, but it came to the United States in the late 19th century by way of Chinese immigrants starting in the 1840s; through transcendentalists, including Ralph Waldo Emerson and Elizabeth Palmer Peabody in the 19th century; and with the first Parliament of the World’s Religions in Chicago in 1893, at which Buddhist …

5/22/2015 12:00 AM
Our greatest assets are human ones
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
They say it takes an outsider to see what we have in Toledo, and it is true. When I meet newcomers to the city, they always talk about the jewels of Toledo, like the Mud Hens and the symphony, and the Toledo Museum of Art, and UT and Lourdes. …

5/22/2015 12:00 AM
Toledo is the new Peoria
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Once upon a time, the national appeal of a show, a product, even a politician was forecast not by statistical formulas or advanced algorithms but by the simple show-biz maxim, "Will it play in Peoria?" …

5/22/2015 12:00 AM
Mich. lawmakers out for themselves
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Do Michigan lawmakers care about the people they represent? Increasingly, the answer seems to be no — or at least not much. …

5/22/2015 12:23 AM
A crappie day on Devils Lake
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
MANITOU BEACH, Mich. — In the fisherman’s universe, they can’t all be huge largemouth bass, crafty brown trout, and trophy walleyes, nor should they be. The waters of the world give us many, many fishing options, and it is rewarding to explore them all. …

5/22/2015 12:22 AM
Legacy could be Babcock’s motivation
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The Detroit Red Wings’ final offer was five years, about $4 million per, which would have made Mike Babcock the highest-paid coach in the NHL. …




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