Loading…
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeOpinionColumnists

Columnists

98 stories in section, viewing 61 through 70

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
CASA: A miracle in our midst
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
When I wrote, a few days back, about Bethany House shelter for abused and battered women, I said it was my favorite cause in Toledo, and my favorite story of uplift. …

4/5/2015 9:20 AM
On the Town: 4/5
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE Mix Underground presented by the Arts Commission of Greater Toledo was March 28 in the park level of One Seagate. …

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
Toledo must link more workers, jobs
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
How can Toledoans keep the jobs we have now, and compete strongly for future employment and economic growth? For one thing, we can make sure that our workers can get to where the jobs are. …

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
Lake Erie’s pulse taken with fish count
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
There is a quote that says: “counting fish is just like counting trees — except that they are invisible and keep moving.” That is accurate, but we still try. …

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
Russians need to see Putin as a liar
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE STAFF WRITER
It’s been painful to watch Russia literally getting away with murder in Ukraine as the United States and its European allies limit themselves to economic sanctions, military exercises, and nonlethal help when weapon shipments are needed. …

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
Tiny Ga. church has huge heart
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
If I lived in Georgia, near Darien, I would plan to attend the Easter service at Christ’s Chapel in Memory Park, known by travelers as the Smallest Church in America. I feel certain that each of the 12 seats will be filled and that there well may be an overflow of worshippers into the yard. …

4/5/2015 12:00 AM
Easter lilies trumpet arrival of spring
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
Early spring is so exciting. We get to see our lawns wake up, the trees push buds to the ends of their limbs, and bulbs sprout from the ground. It is also a really great time to give our favorite blossoms as gifts. In the spirit of Easter and renewal, many families have a bouquet of blooming bulbs on the …

4/4/2015 12:00 AM
Sustain — don’t abandon — hope
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Easter encapsulates hope. Easter delivers new life from the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. …

4/4/2015 12:00 AM
Holy Saturday time to pause, reflect
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
For most Christians, Holy Saturday is a day of waiting, the pause between Good Friday, the day of Jesus’ crucifixion, and Easter Sunday, his resurrection day according to the New Testament stories. …

4/3/2015 12:00 AM
Good news for Melissa Voetsch
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Good Friday came early for Melissa Voetsch.




Recommended for You