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10/20/2014 12:00 AM
Rich in generosity
Opinion
Americans are a generous people — a truism that at first glance is tested by a new report from the Chronicle of Philanthropy, an authority on the nonprofit world. It found that as the recession lifted, members of the poor and middle classes were comparatively more generous in giving to charity than the wealthy. …

10/20/2014 12:00 AM
Land grab
Opinion
Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins wants the city to spend $3.2 million to acquire the 58-acre former Southwyck Shopping Center property. That’s a big investment, especially when there is no end use in sight. …

10/20/2014 12:00 AM
Help the libraries
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The state budget reductions made over the past four years by Gov. John Kasich and the Republican-controlled General Assembly have afflicted local governments and public schools. The cuts also have slashed state aid to Ohio’s 250 public library systems; whatever happens in next month’s elections, that essential funding needs to be restored in the next budget. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
None of the above
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Ohio voters deserve better choices for governor than the state’s major political parties have given them this year. The Blade cannot recommend either the re-election of incumbent Republican Gov. John Kasich or his replacement by his Democratic challenger, Ed FitzGerald. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
Kasich: ‘I expect to be governor’
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
You wish, sort of, that Gov. John Kasich weren’t quite so affable. Then it would be easier to disagree with him about so many issues. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
U.S. still needs health care for all
BY JOHNATHON ROSS
America’s 57 highest-paid health insurance executives collected a total of $300 million in salary and bonuses last year. The complex medical insurance market and the profit motive make private insurers a bad bargain. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
Isofoton solar deal could have worked
Letters to the Editor
Your Oct. 12 article “Loans went to solar execs’ other firms” and Oct. 13 article “UT officials tied to deals for solar firm execs” require correction. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
Chrysler must keep promises to Toledo
Letters to the Editor
Your Oct. 15 editorial “Wrangler wrangle” could not have stated the case better: Jeep Wrangler production must remain in Toledo. …

10/18/2014 12:00 AM
Adults can learn a lot from teens
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The pretty face is framed in a colorful hijab. But the uneven eyes hold a dark truth. A smiling mouth dips slightly. It hints of facial paralysis. …

10/18/2014 12:00 AM
Police presence
Editorials
An arbitrator has ruled that Toledo police officers may work off-duty jobs outside city bars and clubs. Allowing officers to moonlight as security guards in neighborhoods and around businesses will make Toledo safer. …