Loading…
Monday, May 02, 2016
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeOpinion
41000 stories in section, viewing 161 through 170

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Taking bullying seriously

Bullying is something almost everyone has a barroom opinion on. You know, a gut reaction that comes tripping out based on your own biases and your own experiences. …

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Representation for all

The U.S. Supreme Court decision announced last Monday on criteria for drawing electoral districts affirmed the vital principle of “one man [person] one vote.” …

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Don’t vote Republican for president

While many might argue that our choices for the next president are less than optimal, it is becoming more and more clear that we, the majority of people of the United States, cannot afford to see a Republican take the highest office. Beyond their negative, almost Pavlovian, response to compromise and their obstructionist/​oligarchical policies, they have taken hypocrisy to atmospheric …

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
The downside of Hensville

I read with interest the recent guest editorial by Joe Napoli, president and CEO of the Toledo Mud Hens and the Toledo Walleye. Although I agree with Mr. Napoli about the impact these sports venues have had on Toledo’s downtown revitalization, I am now finding it a bit disconcerting regarding the development of Hensville and its effect on local businesses.…

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Fiscal dilemma is nothing new

One advantage of age is experience. To have seen what to many is a new experience. The financial dilemma Toledo faces is not new. I know as I was there. It happened from 1979 to 1982 before the first passage of the ¾ percent income tax. And the city faced then many of the issues it faces now. …

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Quick, grab your rake
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
Winter is over, we hope, and you are left with sticks and leaves packed into every crevice of your landscape and outbuilding.  …

4/10/2016 12:00 AM
Taking a swing at Augusta’s other attraction
MARY ALICE POWELL
AUGUSTA, Ga. — To most people, the city of Augusta in Georgia is the home of the Masters golf tournament, which has been in full swing since Wednesday and concludes today when the top golfer dons the traditional green jacket. …

4/9/2016 12:00 AM
Sweepers prevent flooding

Regarding the April 6 Readers’ Forum letter “City workers out on Easter Sunday” wondering why the city still has street sweepers: As a resident of a neighborhood that frequently has street flooding after heavy rain because of a large amount of debris blocking sewer grates, I am thankful that Toledo provides street cleaning.  …

4/9/2016 12:00 AM
Priest takes dual role in Allen County
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The Rev. Kent Kaufman is preparing to move to Lima, Ohio. After eight years as the pastor of All Saints Catholic Church in Rossford, he has been reassigned by Bishop Daniel E. Thomas. …

4/9/2016 12:00 AM
From debate to protection

The debate over concussion-induced brain injuries caused by playing football is no longer a debate. …




Recommended for You





Poll