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Updated 11 hours ago
Ex-chairman gives back to community
BY KEITH BURRISS BLADE COLUMNIST
First of two parts.

3/25/2015 12:13 AM
Pitino, Calipari are right about rule
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Rick Pitino mounted his soapbox again last weekend and criticized the one-and-done trend among college basketball players who, because of NBA age restrictions, are forced to attend college for one season before being eligible for the pro league’s draft. …

Updated 11 hours ago
Beauty in ugly fruits, vegetables
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Beauty, as they say, is in the eye of the beholder. This holds true for fruits and vegetables, too, not just for starry-eyed romantics. …

3/24/2015 12:00 AM
Civic context feeds an adult faith
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
A few weeks ago, I met the new chief of the Toledo Police Department, George Kral. …

3/24/2015 12:00 AM
New bait shop owner hooked on anglers
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
By 8 a.m. one day last week, before most businesses had opened their doors, Mario Campos had already completed transactions with 10 different customers from out-of-state, and taken a call from a potential customer in Arizona. …

3/24/2015 12:00 AM
Early contradiction in presidential race
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
WASHINGTON — There are rare moments in history when Americans have sought the comfort of experience over the excitement of novelty. Our first five presidents were established figures, familiar and experienced, and steeped in the values of the Revolution and the Constitution. …

3/23/2015 12:00 AM
Getting to the meat of the issue
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Every day, thousands of innocent plants are killed by vegetarians. It’s a tragedy, my friends. …

3/23/2015 12:38 AM
Well stays dry for area teams since 1981
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
COLUMBUS — Two Toledo teams were poised to win girls’ state basketball championships Saturday in back-to-back games at Value City Arena, which would have doubled the city’s total since 1976. …

3/23/2015 12:00 AM
Politicians might envy the royals
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
It was instructive, in a gruesome sort of way, to hear President Obama tell Prince Charles last Thursday that Americans think more highly of the British royal family than they do of the “representatives” who work the humbug mines of Washington. …

3/22/2015 12:00 AM
Fund-raisers feature presidents’ chef
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont is hosting two fund-raising events in May that offer a rare opportunity: the chance to have a former White House chef cook for you. …




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