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9/4/2014 12:00 AM
Devolution one answer to lake crisis
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
My wife and I spent a weekend on Lake Michigan recently. The water was beautifully clean. I wanted to go on to Lake Superior. …

9/4/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 9-4
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
PEOPLE were on the dance floor, at an array of green, pink, blue, and yellow- covered tables, and in the gazebos during the fifth annual Fashionably Late to benefit the Gretchen Gotthart Skeldon Fund held Aug. 22 at Centennial Terrace. …

9/3/2014 12:00 AM
Magic properties 
of plants
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Plants are part of our heritage. We eat them, build shelter with them, cloth ourselves, use them to catch our evening meal and even to catch our true love. …

9/3/2014 12:00 AM
Mediocre Browns will show more of the same
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
In the first 24 hours after making Johnny Manziel the 22nd overall pick in the NFL Draft this past spring, the Cleveland Browns sold season tickets at the rate of 100 per hour. …

9/2/2014 12:00 AM
There’s always time for baking
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Procrastibaking. It‘‍s my new favorite word.

9/2/2014 12:00 AM
Scientists help inspire call to action
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
A couple of weeks ago, I went out on Lake Erie with Tom Bridgeman of the UT Lake Erie Center and two of his graduate students, Phoenix Golnick and Ken Gibbons. It was a small boat and a long day. The two young people were inspiring. …

9/2/2014 12:15 AM
It’s tough to define ‘outdoors person’
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
At a recent speaking engagement in front of an area church group, an elderly woman in the first row sheepishly raised her hand in the question-and-answer session and opened with this commonly encountered disclaimer: “I’m not an outdoors person, but . . . ” …

9/1/2014 12:00 AM
Falcons fast at allowing yards, points
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning quarterback:

9/1/2014 12:00 AM
ISIS violence needs strong response
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The rise of militant Sunni Muslims in parts of Syria and Iraq has been in the making for more than 40 years. The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has in the past six months consolidated its gains with the fall of the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. Its progress, however, has been slowed with recent aerial bombardment and …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
New war on poverty alters tactics
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Why fight about the extent of blight in Toledo and how to combat it? T-Towns or a blight authority? …