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5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Retired TFD captain: Don’t blame fire chief
Letters to the Editor
I recently retired from the Toledo Fire Department as a captain. I find it disturbing that my brotherhood is putting Fire Chief Luis Santiago out to dry (“Fire chief won’t resign; Santiago: Work to do,” May 21). …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Asthma-peanut link put in doubt
Letters to the Editor
As an allergist who treats children with asthma and food allergies, I am concerned about your article about a study that links asthma to peanut sensitization in children (“Toledo-area study: Nut allergy tests urged for children with asthma,” May 18). …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Give more coverage to positive people
Letters to the Editor
You published recent articles about two 25-year-old men who chose different paths in their lives. Freddie Gray, a Baltimore man who had been arrested many times and who died in police custody, was featured on the front page (“Lead paint played key role in early life of Freddie Gray,“ May 1). …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Immigrants can revitalize Toledo’s community, economy
BY STEVE TOBOCMAN
A new economic development movement is growing rapidly in the Rust Belt. It aims to make our region the center of innovation and entrepreneurship — similar to the spirit that powered our 20th century industrial superiority — and to revitalize distressed urban neighborhoods in older legacy cities such as Toledo. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Campaign matters

Five months and change before Election Day, Toledo’s mayoral campaign finally has meaningful competition. Now it needs substance — a lot. …

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Millennial candidate hopes to be force
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Do not underestimate P.G. Sittenfeld, the young Cincinnati councilman who is running for the U.S. Senate. …

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
King of the blues was real royalty
Letters to the Editor
 

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Consumer sting

More than 40 percent of honeybees in managed colonies died during the past year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reports. Sharply different responses to the numbers indicate how politically charged the subject has become: Environmentalists call the report catastrophic; one company heralds it as good news. …

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Mind games

Operation Jade Helm, a huge military exercise, will take place in Texas and six other states starting in July. For eight weeks, thousands of Army Rangers, Green Berets, Navy SEALs, and other U.S. Special Forces troops will practice defensive maneuvers and offensive strategies that the United States could use in future wars. …

5/23/2015 12:00 AM
Demilitarize police
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Deaths of African-American males in encounters with police officers in Baltimore, Ferguson, Mo., Cleveland, New York, and elsewhere have provoked demands to reform police departments’ relationships with the communities they are charged with protecting. Scenes of officers using tanks and other military weapons against their own citizens have thrown the militarization of local police departments into sharp relief. …




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