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5/2/2016 12:00 AM
Walleye give ‘fin-atics’ a good ride

The Toledo Walleye ended up in a fish bucket last week when the Reading Royals dispatched the team in Game 7 of the ECHL playoffs at the Huntington Center. …

5/2/2016 12:00 AM
Syrian mission creep pure folly

President Obama has announced that the United States would be raising its special forces troop level in Syria to 300 from 50. It is difficult to see any rationale for the presence of 50 Americans in harm’s way there, much less a sixfold increase. …

5/2/2016 12:00 AM
State money is gone and is not coming back
Letters to the Editor
Recently, I read an article about the enormous amount of state tax money taken from us (“Local officials decry revenue-sharing cuts,” April 20). …

5/2/2016 12:00 AM
Obit writer’s craft is very much about life
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Newspaper journalism has been described as the first draft of history. For the people Mark Zaborney writes about, the obituary pages are the last draft. …

5/1/2016 12:00 AM
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. …

5/1/2016 12:17 AM
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. …

5/1/2016 12:16 AM
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. …

4/30/2016 12:00 AM
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. …

5/1/2016 12:00 AM
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 …

5/1/2016 12:00 AM
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 …




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