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3/31/2015 12:00 AM
No secret: Fuel rules unreasonable
Letters to the Editor
Why is The Blade so concerned with the secrecy of the city of Toledo’s incentive package for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (“Secret Santa,” editorial, March 24)? …

3/31/2015 12:00 AM
A 2016 pre-primary lowdown
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Ordinarily, the jockeying for the White House begins slowly, with whispered conversations and closed-door meetings. The early commitments come slowly, and all parties know they are tentative and mostly secret. …

3/30/2015 12:00 AM
Thinking of home under strange roof
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
NEW YORK — I came here to attend a private literary gathering and to read from my books. During my stay, I met some fascinating people. …

3/30/2015 12:00 AM
Seeking aid for pools a great move
Letters to the Editor
In response to your March 25 editorial “Pooling resources”: Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson announced her election campaign at the Wilson Park Pool, which opened last summer because of efforts by community groups and trade unions. …

3/30/2015 12:00 AM
Restore library aid

It’s time for the General Assembly to revisit a budget change it made during more fiscally austere times. As lawmakers prepare to adopt the state’s new two-year budget, they should work to restore aid cuts that have afflicted many of Ohio’s 250 public library systems. …

3/30/2015 12:00 AM
Artistic stroke
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Art is not just for museums. It’s also a way to redevelop and redefine cities by changing their visual landscapes. …

3/29/2015 12:00 AM
Locked into treatment
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
Theodore Twigg of Holland was headed for prison. A 37-year-old heroin addict, he was locked up in the Lucas County jail on Jan. 20, facing a five-year sentence for breaking-and-entering and fleeing from a police officer. …

3/29/2015 12:00 AM
'A top-notch research university'
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
It was the kind of early-spring day — frigid, snow-dusted, drearily gray — that might cause a newcomer to Toledo from the Sun Belt to reconsider her decision to move here. …

3/29/2015 12:00 AM
Students need to be better prepared
Letters to the Editor
I was amazed by your March 16 article “New Ohio tests creating anxiety, anger; Educators, parents say assessments poorly implemented, time consuming.” It is not surprising that parents are anxious about the standardized testing of their youngsters’ reading, writing, and math skills. It is especially stressful that this testing rewards or punishes children depending on their success or failure …

3/29/2015 12:00 AM
Suburbs subsidize Toledo via TARTA
Letters to the Editor
Your March 21 editorial “Running out of gas” criticizes the “myopic communities” that have opted out of Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority service. You stated: “In Toledo, nearly 14 percent of households — disproportionately poor and African-American — don’t have vehicles.” …




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