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  • Jennifer Neal works to make a baby doll at her desk in her home business called Reborn Nursery in Elmore.

    Making baby dolls

    Jennifer Neal, a 34-year-old mother of four, estimates she’s created more than 300 of the life-like baby dolls over the last four years. She runs a her home business called Reborn Nursery in Elmore. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/12/2014
  • Work begins with the destruction of the pedestrian walkway, which was on the northwest side of the bridge.

    Curtis Street bridge torn down

    No cars have driven on the Curtis Street bridge since 1970. But a footpath on the old bridge linked a South Toledo neighborhood together. That link was broken on Sunday, May 11, 2014, when, piece by piece, the bridge was torn down. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/12/2014
  • Chief of Police William Moton bows his head.

    2014 TPD memorial service

    The annual memorial service for fallen police police officers was May 12 at the Toledo Police Memorial Garden. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/12/2014
  • Monac Elementary School fourth graders Annabelle Cooper, left, Sierra Snyder, and Alexis Morris were some of the sold-out crowd at the game on School Celebration Day.

    Mud Hens get walk-off win

    The Toledo Mud Hens defeated the visiting Rochester Red Wings 2-1 on School Celebration Day on May 12 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/12/2014
  • Birders cross a bridge.

    Guided birding hike at Swan Creek

    There was a 'Birding the Metroparks of Toledo' guided hike at Swan Creek Metropark, Tuesday, May 6, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/11/2014
  • Katina St. Pierre, left, Minnie Chaney, 100, center, and Angelica Ray, right, pose for a photograph during the Friday, April 24, 2014, seniors prom put on by the organization Adopt-A-Grandparent for the residents of The Laurels of Toledo in West Toledo.

    Adopt-A-Grandparent

    Adopt-A-Grandparent is founded by University of Toledo students, including Rachel Beeson. The group gathered with the senior citizens on April 25 for a Las-Vegas-themed night of games and dancing. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/11/2014
  • Before the walk, a crowd gathers at the stage.

    Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

    The American Cancer Society's eighth annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer was held in Perrysburg, Ohio on May 10, 2014. Over 5400 people were registered for the 5K event, with the goal of raising $125,000. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/23/2014
  • Bill and Cindy Beaker.

    On the town: 5-11

    Photos from local happenings in the Toledo area, including Kentucky Derby-themed events. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/11/2014
  • The scene of the 279th Commencement at Bowling Green State University.

    279th BGSU commencement ceremony

    2,260 students graduated during the 279th Commencement at Bowling Green State University on May 10 in Bowling Green. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/11/2014
  • Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez uses a pink bat in honor of Mother's Day.

    Tigers fall to Twins 4-3

    The Detroit Tigers hosted the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 11, 2014. The Twins rallied to win the game 4-3.

    5/11/2014
  • Cleveland Indians' Asdrubal Cabrera scores on Nyjer Morgan's RBI-single.

    Indians win 6-5 over Rays

    The Cleveland Indians held on to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-5 on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Tropicana Field.

    5/11/2014
  • Mud Hens' Jordan Lennerton uses a pink bat to connect with the ball.

    Mud Hens blank Red Wings 7-0

    The Toledo Mud Hens hosted the Rochester Red Wings at Fifth Third Field. Toledo shut out Rochester 7-0 to win on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 11, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/11/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens pitcher Drew VerHagen throws during the first inning against the Rochester Red Wings.

    Mud Hens win on Star Wars night

    The Toledo Mud Hens hosted the Rochester Red Wings on Saturday, May 10, 2014 on Star Wars night at Fifth Third Field. The Mud Hens won the game 6-3. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/10/2014
  • Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Zach McAllister goes into his windup against Tampa Bay Rays' David DeJesus.

    Indians lose 7-1 to Rays

    The Cleveland Indians lost a 7-1 contest at the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, May 10, 2014.

    5/10/2014
  • International Studies graduate Brooke Forester, center, smiled as she and other graduates clapped for their class representative Lisa Marie Long after Long addressed fellow graduates.

    48th spring commencement at Owens

    Several thousand people packed into the Student Health and Activities Center to see 768 graduates cross the platform on May 9 at Owens Community College. Ohio Supreme Court Justice Judith French delivered the keynote address. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/23/2014
  • Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter leads teammates off the field after their 9-3 win over the Minnesota Twins.

    Tigers beat Twins 9-3

    The Detroit Tigers hosted the Minnesota Twins on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The Tigers won the game 9-3.

    5/10/2014
  • Former Harlem Globetrotter Kevin Daley, aka “Special K", shows sixth graders some basketball tricks.

    Basketball star talks bullying

    McCord Junior High School in Sylvania was host to Kevin Daley, an internationally renowned 10-year veteran and former captain of the World famous Harlem Globetrotters, during a bullying prevention program Friday, May 9. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/9/2014
  • St. John's Jesuit first baseman Pete Burkett (21) celebrates hitting a home run against  St. Francis with teammates during the fourth inning.

    St. John's St. Francis baseball

    The Titans and the Knights met in a baseball game Friday, May 9, at St. John's High School in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/9/2014
  • Students and alumni stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

    Waite re-dedication ceremony

    Waite High School celebrated a re-dedication ceremony on May 9 in the school's Grant Murray Field House. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/9/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens player Mike Hessman races for home on a double by teammate Tyler Collins.

    Mud Hens beat Rochester 7-2

    The Toledo Mud Hens played the Rochester Red Wings on Friday, May 9, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. Toledo won the game 7-2 after a rain delay.

    5/9/2014

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