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  • Halle Barnett, 12, left, Emily Thielen, center, and Lauren Elliott, 12, from Sylvania, do a line dribbling exercise down the court.

    Northview Little LadyKats basketball camp

    Northview girl's varsity basketball players and coaches worked with 3rd-8th graders during their camp Tuesday, July 8, at Northview High School.

    7/9/2014
  • Jim Schwamberger, coach of the Light Blue team, leads his team in a cheer between innings during a league playoff game against the Army Green team at Municipal Park in Perrysburg.

    Light Blue vs. Army Green baseball

    The Light Blue team faced the Army Green team in a league baseball playoff game Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Municipal Park in Perrysburg. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/9/2014
  • Jen Carroll, right, from Whitehouse shows her son Crue Carroll, 6, how to hold the rains of their pony named "Lil Bit."

    Lucas County Fair begins

    The Lucas County Fair began Tuesday, July 8, at the Lucas County Fairgrounds in Maumee. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/9/2014
  • John Smothers, left, and Bill Moon work on the Port Clinton Lighthouse. The conservancy in charge of restoration hopes to have the lighthouse installed at Water Works Park by late summer or early fall.

    Port Clinton lighthouse

    A restored 1896 lighthouse will soon return to the Port Clinton waterfront as a beacon for visitors and history lovers. The roughly 26-foot-tall wooden lighthouse stood on the Portage River’s west pier until 1952, when it was removed and taken to a local marina. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    7/7/2014
  • Mayor D. Michael Collins, center, speaks in front of the former Clarion Hotel which will be demolished. Toledo City Councilman Matt Cherry, left, Block watch president David Lemon, and Toledo City Councilman Larry Sykes, right, stand nearby.

    Demolition starts on Clarion Hotel

    Demolition began on the vacant Clarion Hotel on July 7 in South Toledo. It is projected to take 12 weeks for the entire building to be razed. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/7/2014
  • Mariyah Barker, 9, left, Ava Keith, 10, center, and Tatiyana Esmond, 8, right, take a moment away from lessons to socialize.

    Ethel Parker's Tennis Camp

    Ethel Parker's Tennis Camp was July 7 at Jermain Park in Toledo. Ms. Parker, who has garnered numerous local and national titles including USTA/MIDWEST Senior tennis championships in singles and doubles, offers her free camp four days a week from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/7/2014
  • The special train in the rail yard.

    Great Midwest Whistle-Stop Safety Train

    The Great Midwest Whistle-Stop Safety Train prepares to depart from the Norfolk Southern Rail Yard on July 7 in Toledo. The train is a partnership of Norfolk Southern and Operation Lifesaver. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/7/2014
  • Detroit Tigers shortstop Eugenio Suarez stretches but is unable to field the single by Tampa Bay Rays' James Loney.

    IN PICTURES: Tigers lose 7-3 to Rays

    The Detroit Tigers fell 7-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Comerica Park.

    7/6/2014
  • CEO Kurt Darrow discusses ongoing construction outside the future headquarters of the Monroe-based La-Z-Boy.

    New La-Z-Boy headquarters

    La-Z-Boy is moving its operations from its current location along Telegraph Road in Monroe to a more remote area of woods, formerly owned by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Here's how the progress looked on July 1. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/6/2014
  • Warren and Wendy Brown, along with their daughter Amanda, raise funds for the Alexa Brown Memorial Scholarship in the name of their daughter and sister.

    On the Town: 7/6

    Fun was par for the course at area charity outings. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/6/2014
  • Jeremy Head, left, and Dawn Head, right, from Maumee, look at historical cars including this 1929 Ford Huckster.

    Happy 150th birthday, Whitehouse

    Whitehouse celebrated its sesquicentennial on July 5 in the village's downtown. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/6/2014
  • Ron, left, and Rita Oswald, of Findlay, with their grandson Brennan, 4, of Columbus, watching a movie on the Great Lakes.

    Kids' Fest at National Museum of the Great Lakes

    The National Museum of the Great Lakes kicked off its inaugural summer season with a Kids' Fest on July 5 at the east Toledo museum. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/6/2014
  • Cleveland Indians' Carlos Santana runs the bases after hitting a solo home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy.

    IN PICTURES: Indians top Royals 4-1

    The Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Progressive Field in Cleveland.

    7/6/2014
  • Members of the Toledo Police Department investigate the scene of a shooting on the 600 block of Fernwood Ave. near Wells St..

    Central Toledo shooting

    One man is dead and another wounded in separate shootings late Saturday and Sunday morning that police believe are related to each other. The second shooting occurred on the 600 block of Fernwood Ave. near Wells St. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    7/6/2014
  • Fireworks during the Red, White, Kaboom.

    Red, White, Kaboom 2014

    Thousands packed Promenade Park along the Maumee River for Toledo's annual fireworks extravaganza Friday night.

    7/5/2014
  • Dan Woodward, left, takes a drink from his period water flask as Aaron Gelb, right, flicks the wick to keep it lit before firing the cannon.

    1813 reenactment at Fort Meigs

    Fort Meigs hosted a reenactment on July 4, demonstrating the events that occurred in 1813. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/5/2014
  • "Freedom, freedom, freedom", repeats Sarah Xaiyarath, 7, of Northwood, answering for her mother, Martha Vieng Xaiyarath about why she became a U.S. citizen.

    Locals gain U.S. citizenship

    About 50 people gained U.S. citizenship on July 4 in Archbold. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/5/2014
  • A Norfolk Southern railroad worker walks alongside the derailed train cars.

    Norfolk Southern train derailment

    Sixteen cars of an eastbound Norfolk Southern train derailed early Thursday, July 3, 2014 at a South Crissey Road crossing in western Lucas County. No one was injured. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/3/2014
  • Fireworks during the Star Spangled Celebration.

    Fireworks in Sylvania

    Citizens of Sylvania celebrated Independence Day with fireworks at Centennial Terrace Thursday, July 3, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/4/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens manager Larry Parrish jokes with fans.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens top Clippers 2-1

    The Toledo Mud Hens edged the Columbus Clippers on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    7/3/2014

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