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Updated 10 minutes ago
Gerken vs. Bell: This could get loud
BY KEITH C. BURRIS BLADE EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
In a city in which politics is not very competitive, the Pete Gerken-Mike Bell race for commissioner could — could — be fun. …

Updated 18 minutes ago
Browns show plan that just might pay off
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There have been Cleveland Browns drafts through the years that looked good on paper. Some even played out well on the field. …

Updated 21 minutes ago
Birds allow spring festival to take flight
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
In recent days, people in places such as Florida, South Africa, Arizona, Austria, California, and Nova Scotia have packed their bags, forwarded their mail, closed up the house, and taken as direct a route as they can find to northwest Ohio. …

Updated 2 hours ago
Limo service delivers time on town
BY MARY ALICE POWELL
Eight women settled into the long black limousine, uncorked a bottle of champagne, and left the driving to downtown Toledo in the capable hands of Scott Jackson. …

Updated 2 hours ago
Ohio should give prisoners the vote
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe just took his state off the worst-offender list for restricting voting rights. Giving most ex-prisoners the right to vote  was a righteous move, regardless of why he did it, but he didn’t go far enough. Neither does Ohio, which, unlike Virginia, gives ex-prisoners the right to vote even while they are on community …

Updated 2 hours ago
Fashion, fun at SeaGate Centre
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
FASHION, dancing, and singing were all at the Lexus Model Party & Fashion Show presented by The Blade and PNC on April 23 at SeaGate Centre. Many former Toledo gals came back to where they got their start. Alyson Stoner (L.A.) sang her new single, “Woman.” Tatiana Owens (NYC), sang, too. Models Mallory Mahoney (NYC), Ashley Kynard …

Published 4 hours ago
Kirk: Financial software
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

Published 4 hours ago
Pluck the low-hanging fruit

Will Lucas, who epitomizes the new generation of leadership that Toledo desires, actually has, but does not always empower, said something amazing the other day. …

Published 4 hours ago
A scandal that should shame our city

Infant mortality is not a topic that many Toledoans debate, contemplate, or even much consider. We put it in the category of dengue fever, malaria, or some such exotic ailment far, far away in Africa or some other place where scores of humanity die daily. …

Published 4 hours ago
NW Ohio needs more regional leadership with lake

The Blade’s recent editorial to protect Lake Erie and the stories on a regional water supply are timely. Kudos to The Blade for recognizing and addressing the problem unlike the city! …




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