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5/12/2015 12:00 AM
Birders find flying celebrities
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, which is located about 18 miles east of Toledo, is clearly the epicenter of the birding phenomenon that sweeps across the region each May. …

5/12/2015 12:00 AM
America's knowledge crisis
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Three out of five U.S. eighth graders tested in a nationwide survey did not know that the 1803 Marbury vs. Madison case established the Supreme Court’s power to decide whether a federal law is constitutional. …

5/11/2015 12:00 AM
An ode to a Pakistani activist
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The well-known activist Sabeen Mahmud was gunned down recently in Karachi, Pakistan. She was a woman of vision, steely resolve, and an effervescent personality. In 10 years, she created in Karachi a safe space for intellectuals and artists. …

5/11/2015 12:00 AM
Nobody does minor league better
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning musings:

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
We could use a Cincinnatus
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Remember the ubiquitous essays in the national media, some weeks back, on how President Obama has been “liberated” by the fact that he never has to run again? …

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
Monthly Greek lunches return
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 740 N Superior St., once again will host its popular monthly lunches, starting Thursday. This month’s menu will feature Chicken Oregano, oven-roasted potatoes, and Greek-style green beans. Lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., and includes salad, bread, and coffee or iced tea for a set price of …

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
Land of opportunity?
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
This isn’t the most heartwarming Mother’s Day message. But if you’re raising a child in Lucas County, you might want to apologize to him or her. …

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
Reader believes Blade is biased
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Rick Baum thinks The Blade is horribly biased.

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
Walleye push recalls past title runs
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The Walleye continued one of Toledo’s best-ever hockey seasons Saturday night with a pulse-pounding, 3-2 win over Fort Wayne in Game 5 of the ECHL North Division finals. …

5/10/2015 12:00 AM
Gentlemanly act leads to record turkey
Matt Markey
MANITOU BEACH, Mich. — There is still a place for chivalry and romance in this world. Katie Ohm and her fiancée Tyler Sampsell demonstrated that on a recent morning of wild turkey hunting in Lenawee County. …




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