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  • Two chickens run about in the yard.

    Saving the chickens

    Donna and Josh Rowe, the Swanton couple who proposed the code change for the village, rescue chickens and keep them in their backyard. They began their operation before they knew it wasn't allowed. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    8/20/2014
  • BGSU's Austin Valdez tries to tackle Gehrig Dieter before he catches the ball.

    IN PICTURES: BGSU holds scrimmage

    The Bowling Green Falcons held a scrimmage Tuesday at BGSU. The Falcons begin the season Saturday, Aug. 30, when they travel to Western Kentucky. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND VIEW SLIDESHOW.

    8/20/2014
  • A door with an asbestos warning sticks out of the rubble.

    BGSU Greek housing demolition

    Demolition of BGSU's Greek housing along Wooster Street began on Aug. 18 in Bowling Green. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • EM1 Joel Danner and his USS Toledo shipmates tour the wheel house of the Col. James Schoonmaker ship in Toledo.

    USS Toledo crew in Toledo

    Crew members of the USS Toledo toured Col. James Schoonmaker ship and the National Museum of the Great Lakes on Aug. 18 in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • Toledo City Councilwoman Lindsay Webb speaks.

    Utilities & Public Service Committee meeting

    The Utilities & Public Service Committee met Aug. 19 at the Government Center about the Collins Park Water Treatment Plant in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • David Munger and his wife, Mary Heather Munger, stand in the great room of their newly renovated house at 108 Pine St. in Perrysburg.

    Renovated 1849 Perrysburg home

    David Munger and his wife, Mary Heather Munger, just finished a “labor of love” mixed with two passions, preserving historical homes in downtown Perrysburg and being architects. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/18/2014
  • Members of the Hungarian dancing group Kis Szivek from Detroit perform during the Birmingham Ethnic Festival Sunday on Consaul Street as the aromas of Hungarian specialties fill the air.

    Birmingham Ethnic Festival

    Visitors from across region flocked to Toledo for the Birmingham Ethnic Festival, held in East Toledo, on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/18/2014
  • Men's category 3 riders come up Parkwood and lean onto Erie during the race.

    Sylvania Cycling Classic

    The fourth annual Sylvania Cycling Classic was held on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Sylvania. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/17/2014
  •  A throw from Toledo catcher James McCann to shortstop Hernan Perez keeps Columbus' Matt Carson from leading off too far from 2nd base.

    IN PICTURES: Hens beat Clippers 9-2

    The Toledo Mud Hens topped the Columbus Clippers 9-2 on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/17/2014
  • Trina and Michael McGivern enjoy their food while watching passersby at Casa Barron's on the patio.

    On the Town: Al fresco dining

    Perfect temperatures this summer have Toledo patrons dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Susan and Jay Garrett dined Aug. 4 at Swig's on the patio.

    Perrysburg al fresco dining

    Perfect temperatures this summer have Perrysburg patrons dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Jeff Mann and his wife Corrine Mann enjoy the patio at  Element in Sylvania.

    Al fresco dining in Sylvania

    Perfect temperatures this summer have patrons in Sylvania dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • t. Stephen COGIC, 5509 Dorr, Toledo.

    Toledo Magazine: Heavenly tradition

    In the greater Toledo area, there are a good number of steeples and spires on buildings of many denominations — including Baptist, Catholic, Episcopalian, Lutheran, Methodist, and Unitarian. The centuries-old architectural feature was brought to these shores by the early settlers CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW

    8/17/2014
  • Steve Serchuk, chairman of Toledo Unleashed, kicks off the ground breaking ceremony for the Glass City Dog Park at Woodsdale Park in Toledo.

    Glass City Dog Park opening

    The ground breaking ceremony was Aug. 16 for the much-anticipated Glass City Dog Park at Woodsdale Park in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Deputy Chief Brian Byrd, center, speaks to youngsters.

    African American Male Wellness Walk/Run

    The 2nd Annual Toledo African American Male Wellness Walk/Run was Aug. 16. The event, which is an initiative to focus on the health of black men, included screenings for blood sugar, body mass index, HIV, oral cancer, blood pressure, cholesterol, and prescription counseling. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • The Mud Hens have a conference at the mound with the bases loaded during the top of the fifth inning.

    Columbus clips Mud Hens

    The Mud Hens fell to the Columbus Clippers on Aug. 16 at the Fifth Third Field. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Vendor Jon Zap, who is originally from Ottawa Hills, mans his booth, which features glass pumpkins.

    10th annual Levis Commons Fine Art Fair

    Hundreds of people browsed through the more than 140 artist exhibitions on Aug. 16 at the 10th annual Levis Commons Fine Art Fair. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Bo Bucher, left, kicks the ball past Jacob Bailey, both 12.

    Kinney soccer tournament fund-raiser

    A fund-raising soccer tournament for Maya Kinney was held Aug. 16 at Rivercrest Park in Perrysburg. Kinney, a soccer player, is having surgery for adolescent scoliosis. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Miriam Reeves is escorted down the aisle by her father  Bernard Reeves, 64, who has Alzheimer's, and her mother Marie Reeves, right. Niece Autumn Reeves, 8, left, watches.

    Daughter brings wedding to dad at care center

    Miriam Reeves wanted her Aug. 16 wedding ceremony to take place beneath the gazebo in the courtyard of Foundation Park Alzheimer's Care so that her father could participate in the happy affair. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis hits an RBI-single off Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Kevin Gausman in the fourth inning.

    IN PICTURES: Indians fall to Orioles

    The Cleveland Indians lost to the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Progressive Field.

    8/17/2014

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