The proposed roundabout on Bancroft Avenue will not only eliminate the stoplight, it will also eliminate the possibility of walking across this intersection to get to and from the park (June 15, “Residents debate work on Bancroft”).
Security at the night club in Orlando where the mass murder occurred patted down everyone before they entered. When the terrorist entered at 2 in the morning, when people were leaving, no one was able to defend themselves. President Obama and
The first year that I was eligible to vote in a presidential election was 1956 and I had a choice between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Adlai E. Stevenson. Both nominees were honorable candidates and worthy of their respective nominations. Fast
Apparently the Wizard of Oz controls spending and scheduling in our city (June 15, ‘‘Residents debate work on Bancroft”). It is beyond the ability of the bureaucracy to coordinate the Ottawa River bridge rebuild simultaneous
While I agree that Toledo still has a significant number of smokers and people with obesity, I can assure you the health department has made valuable efforts to address these issues (April 30, “We can move the needle on Public Health”).
I am really appalled that the city of Toledo sees fit to go after landlords on the problem of abating lead in rental units (May 29, “Toledo looks at requiring landlords to remove lead”). All this will do is leave Toledo with more vacant
Well here we are again — a nut case criminal cuts down several innocent people with a gun. Here we are again with the liberal media and politicians with the same response: Guns kill people and we need better gun control. I do
Being around to witness the 9/11 tragedy and the June 12 terrorist attack in Orlando has taught me one thing. Former President George Bush got the blame for the 9/11 terrorist attacks and President Obama blames the NRA. Mr. Bush got the blame for
Like Donald Trump, The Blade rushed to judgment on the Orlando tragedy and got it wrong (June 14, “The Orlando massacre”). Evidence now suggests the shooting was related only indirectly to Islam and not at all to immigration. It was the
Toledo mayor and city council plan to sell the former Southwyck Mall area for $2.8 million (June 14, “Toledo will carry debt on Southwyck”). Instead of paying off the loan, the plan is to place the $2.8 million in the city’s