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5/5/2015 12:00 AM
Recalling Moses of the Soviet Union
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Amid the news of the cruel month of April — an earthquake in Nepal, upheaval in Baltimore — an important political landmark went virtually unnoticed. It was the death of Vladimir Slepak, one of the principal “refuseniks” who battled Kremlin officials for nearly two decades to win the right to leave the Soviet state that repressed them and reviled them …

5/4/2015 12:00 AM
Time is now for Lions to run with it
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Admit it, Detroit Lions fans. How many times have you screamed “run the %#& ball” in the direction of the field or at your TV set? Two yards for a first down, trying to protect a late lead, and Matthew Stafford drops back to pass. …

5/4/2015 12:00 AM
Here’s to Uncle Claude
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Somehow, describing it as “a life well lived” doesn’t quite sum it up. Besides, he’s still living it. …

5/4/2015 12:00 AM
Country livin' all is right
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
“Yes, but what do you do there?” ask people who know me from my big-city past. When I tell them, they're often surprised. …

5/3/2015 12:00 AM
Two for Twenty: Woodville Diner
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
As you walk into the spacious Woodville Diner, you’re immediately greeted with a friendly invitation to choose your own seat. Make yourself at home. …

5/3/2015 12:00 AM
School fights for its life
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I drove to the Springfield Schools Administration Building, on Hall Street in Holland, late last week to meet Michael O'Shea, the superintendent, and two Springfield-Holland parents — one a young dad and the other a grandma — both business people and both enthusiastic about Springfield schools. …

5/3/2015 12:00 AM
Toledo Yacht Club to celebrate 150th
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The Toledo Yacht Club is steeped in history. It is among the oldest yacht clubs in North America, tracing its founding back to 1865 when two rowing clubs merged and began to focus on sailing. …

5/3/2015 12:10 PM
On the Town: 5/3
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Aficionados of food and wine gathered for Taste of the Nation Toledo, 20 years of No Kid Hungry Share Our Strength on April 26 at Premier Banquet Complex. …

5/3/2015 12:00 AM
Browns beef up
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The Cleveland Browns’ draft reminded us of an old gal named Clara Peller who became famous late in life for shouting, “Where’s the beef?” in a hamburger commercial. …

5/3/2015 12:00 AM
Baltimore’s cautionary tale
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
It happened in Baltimore, and before that in Ferguson, Mo. But it could happen almost anywhere — including Toledo. …




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