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4/27/2016 12:00 AM
Maumee Dearest: Put-in-Bay theory
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/26/2016 12:00 AM
Kirk: Obituaries
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/26/2016 12:00 AM
When an artist passes

For those of us of a certain generation, the death of John Lennon in 1980 is a moment frozen in time — like the death of John F. Kennedy. We still remember the place and time of day when we heard the awful news. And the person who gave us the news. And the sound of the silence as the …

4/26/2016 12:00 AM
Calling out the governor
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Lucas County commissioners joined Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson last week in lashing out at Gov. John Kasich for shortsighted cuts in state revenue-sharing that have undermined cities, counties, and other municipalities. …

4/26/2016 12:00 AM
Police officer deserves the coverage
Letters to the Editor
It is a sad commentary on society when a professional football player who once played in Columbus gets more media coverage for being shot and killed than a police officer who is shot and killed while protecting society in Columbus. Somehow society has lost its ability to prioritize what is really important to it. …

4/25/2016 12:00 AM
How a leader will save lives
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More than 200 people in the Toledo area died last year of heroin and fentanyl-related overdoses. Naloxone, a drug that reverses the effects of opioid overdoses, could have prevented every one of them. …

4/25/2016 12:00 AM
Well meaning, but out of control

The federal budget gives Congress a good tool for limiting rogue agencies and the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights needs to be limited. Unfortunately, President Obama and 22 senators — including presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, Ohio’s Sherrod Brown, and Michigan’s Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters — want to give OCR more money instead. …

4/25/2016 12:00 AM
Is there any science to speed-reading?
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
Recently a New York Times article by Jeffrey Zacks and Rebecca Treiman, both are professors of psychological and brain sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, debunked an old myth that we can learn to speed read. The implications of that myth of speed-reading are huge. Just imagine reading with comprehension a tome, say War and Peace, in less …

4/25/2016 12:00 AM
Pay for your own protection, Kasich
Letters to the Editor
Why are the citizens of the state of Ohio on the hook for Gov. John Kasich’s protection, while he’s out looking for a new job (“State patrol gets $2.5M for Kasich security,” April 19)? …

4/25/2016 12:00 AM
Does hidden money still make a sound?
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
Two recent eyebrow-raising stories involving money:




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