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5/31/2015 12:00 AM
Continue Ohio's medicaid expansion
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Gov. John Kasich heard the question again last week, during a visit to Georgia for the presidential campaign he has yet to announce. …

5/31/2015 12:00 AM
Great Lakes Trail would be world’s longest
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
When Benton MacKaye first pitched the concept of the Appalachian Trail nearly a century ago, he certainly had his detractors. Not everyone shared MacKaye’s big picture vision of a marked hiking route from Georgia to Maine as a place where land could be enjoyed by the masses while preserved for both recreation and conservation objectives. …

5/31/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 5/31
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
It’s official, the boating season is here.

5/31/2015 12:00 AM
State must restore city’s Youth Deterrent Program
BY JEFF GERRITT BLADE DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
Gov. John Kasich’s administration has undercut its mission to help at-risk youth by ending Toledo’s most effective intervention program. Unless the ruling, based on a misreading of federal law, is reversed, troubled young men like 16-year-old Devonte Joyce of Toledo will lose a life-changing resource. …

5/31/2015 12:00 AM
Call the experts for interior design
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
After pushing the furniture from corner to corner, swapping rugs, and being told the living room chairs looked like a sewing circle, a neighbor suggested I call the two nice ladies in Bowling Green who could help. …

5/30/2015 12:00 AM
Dear Cavs: Don’t break our hearts again
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
A jilted lover is wary of falling in love again. So too are loyal followers of professional sports teams who are strung along with promises of glory, only to have their hearts broken. …

5/30/2015 12:00 AM
Religious people bucking tradition
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
Pew Research Center recently published a major statistical study on religion in the United States. The “no religion” category, where the term “nones,” as in “none of the above,” is applied to the people, is gaining ground based on Pew’s previous study in June, 2008, citing results from a 2007 survey. Traditional ways of faith have fewer adherents.…

5/29/2015 12:00 AM
Addicts need healing, not drug war
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Second of two parts.

5/29/2015 12:00 AM
'Pac-Man' fever persistent
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Everybody loves Pac-Man. And really, what’s not to love? …

5/29/2015 12:23 AM
Downtown archery range hits mark
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Audrey Berning-Matell and her late husband Matt shared a limitless enjoyment of the outdoors. They hiked, shot firearms at a local conservation club, went wilderness camping, and took on challenging backpacking adventures. …




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