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2/7/2015 12:00 AM
Helping at free clinic is an honor
Letters to the Editor
I appreciated Blade editorial writer Marina Bolotnikova’s column about the Thursday evening CommunityCare clinic (“A night at the free clinic shows limits of health-care reform,” op-ed column, Feb. 1). It is an honor for me to participate in the clinic. …

2/7/2015 12:00 AM
Horrific act
Opinion
The latest brutal execution by Islamic State, of a Jordanian pilot, may be hardening Middle Eastern perceptions of the movement. …

2/7/2015 12:00 AM
D. Michael Collins
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Mayor D. Michael Collins, a compassionate advocate of working-class Toledoans, dreamed of shepherding his city and its residents into a new era of prosperity, buoyed by economic development, safer streets, and a streamlined municipal government. …

2/6/2015 3:14 PM
D. Michael Collins
Editorials
Mayor D. Michael Collins, a compassionate advocate of working-class Toledoans, dreamed of shepherding his city and its residents into a new era of prosperity, buoyed by economic development, safer streets, and a streamlined municipal government. …

2/6/2015 2:51 PM
D. Michael Collins: Man of the people
BY KIRK WALTERS EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
RELATED: Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins taken off life support, dies at 70 …

2/6/2015 12:00 AM
Getting money to Michigan's roads
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder has tried for years to get Michigan lawmakers to come up with the money needed to fix the state’s rotten roads. First, lawmakers ignored him. Then they rejected his proposal to increase gasoline taxes and vehicle registration fees. …

2/6/2015 12:00 AM
First act
Editorials
Toledo’s acting mayor, Paula Hicks-Hudson, has the tough job of holding together the city’s fiscal, political, and economic structures — and emotional fabric — while Mayor D. Michael Collins fights for his life. It’s imperative that Toledoans support her in this endeavor. …

2/6/2015 12:00 AM
Responsible reschedule
Opinion
Gov. John Kasich’s administration has made the right call in rescheduling to next year all executions planned for this year in Ohio. …

2/6/2015 12:00 AM
School needs a less-fishy tradition
Letters to the Editor
I am disappointed that the “tradition” of many Perrysburg High School seniors swallowing live goldfish not only continues, but also has expanded (“Fishy tradition endures, grows; Perrysburg seniors take part in Maumee game ritual,” Jan. 24). …

2/5/2015 12:00 AM
Resident chief
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Toledo’s new police chief, George Kral, talks a lot about improving community relations. For the most part, he has said and done the right things during his first few weeks as the city’s top cop. …




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