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4/3/2016 2:45 AM
Snow birds headed out
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Warm weather seekers escaped the winter season by heading to Florida and other tropical locations. Snow birds, vacationers and spring breakers all had fun. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
The new truth of American politics
BY DAVID M. SHRIBMAN BLOCK NEWS ALLIANCE
WASHINGTON — American politics is standing on its head this year. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
School scandal on campaign trail

As Gov. John Kasich continues to play political games, spending more than 130 days out of the state, Ohio’s children continue to suffer. Amid scandals and a failing campaign, more and more citizens nationwide are seeing what Ohioans have known for too long, exactly what kind of politician and person Governor Kasich truly is. …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Consequences of empowering Trump
Letters to the Editor
Who is Donald Trump? He appears to have an intellect, but he is also amoral and a narcissist. He has avoided speaking about goals, or ideals or what’s important to him. His campaign feels less than genuine and more like a performance, a sort of vaudeville act.  …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Nixing ‘Vaxxed’

The Tribeca Film Festival opens April 13 in New York minus one film from the original lineup: Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Catastrophe. It’s a crackpot documentary purporting a connection between vaccines and autism. The decision last weekend to withdraw the film, after a public outcry, is good for the moral health of the festival — and for the physical …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
An uncommon — but appropriate — choice
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Recently The Blade did something it — and most other newspapers — very seldom do: …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Find faith in helping others who are in need

We would like to thank the helpful people who were in the lobby of the Perrysburg Cracker Barrel recently. With no previous health issues, my sister fainted resulting in a frightening fall and traumatic scene that evening. Three people of different racial backgrounds who had medical experience surrounded my unconscious sister and gave her amazing care until the EMTs arrived …

4/3/2016 12:00 AM
Privatize city funds to fix streets

Raising money for repairing the streets is as important as the Toledo Zoo, Metroparks of the Toledo Area, or social service needs. Therefore, I propose a property tax that would raise $75 million dollars over five years. This would give people without income from wages an opportunity to contribute. I propose the income tax would be increased as proposed. …

4/2/2016 12:00 AM
Roles of a minister are many
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The Rev. Mike Brown is in the midst of major change. He is the new community minister at Zoar Lutheran Church and will be formally installed there in a 3 p.m. service Sunday at Zoar, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg. …

4/2/2016 12:00 AM
Hensville — collaboration and revitalization
BY JOE NAPOLI
Spring is always an exciting time for me, because that’s the time of year when we welcome the Toledo Mud Hens and their loyal fans back to Fifth Third Field for the start of another baseball season. …




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