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4/23/2015 12:00 AM
Police presence costly, but worth it

Many Toledoans were not pleased to learn of the financial setback from the neo-Nazis’ visit (“Police OT bill for rally likely to top $100,000,” April 21). But from what I saw as a Lucas County sheriff’s deputy and part of the police presence there, the public got its money’s worth. …

4/23/2015 12:00 AM
New rule a must to desegregate disabled

As a 56-year-old adult with a significant developmental disability, I believe the implementation of the new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rule can’t come fast enough for those who cry in bed at night for a different life. …

4/23/2015 12:00 AM
Other counties offer help for abused youths

The Blade's many readers who live outside Lucas County need to know that there are also CASA programs in nearby counties and many other states. Volunteers do the tough but important work of standing up for kids who need help. …

4/23/2015 12:00 AM
Others connected to CASA deserve credit

In his April 5 commentary, “CASA: A miracle in our midst,” Blade columnist Keith C. Burris wrote a tribute to the Lucas County Court Appointed Special Advocates program and the work of its dedicated volunteers. Every child who is removed from his or her home because of abuse or neglect deserves to have the support and advocacy of a …

4/23/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: The Clinton Foundation
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
Welcoming immigrants

The United States attracts more immigrants, both lawful and undocumented, today than at any previous point in its history. Immigrants bring skills, jobs, and immense potential for growth. …

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
Vapor trail

There’s good news in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s latest survey of teenage smoking: Just 9.2 percent of teens in 2014 said they smoked cigarettes. That’s a sharp drop from 12.7 percent the year before — the biggest one-year decline in more than a decade. …

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
On the house

The University of Toledo Foundation has bought a house in Ottawa Hills for incoming UT president Sharon Gaber. The 7,253-square-foot home cost $922,000; the intent is that Ms. Gaber will host official fund-raising and donor gatherings at the residence. …

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Kasich waits for a sign
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
No need for another Obama
Letters to the Editor
Hillary Clinton recently announced her candidacy for president. America cannot afford another ideologically progressive/​socialist president like Barack Obama (“The 2016 election will be about ideologies, not individuals,” op-ed column, April 20). …




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