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8/9/2014 12:00 AM
Reminded of water's importance
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The grace and the power of a church is its people, and that showed during the past weekend's water crisis. At houses of worship regardless of the religion, congregants brought extra water for those who might need it. Members took water to senior residences and other places so individuals wouldn't have to go to water-distribution sites. Churchgoers practiced their …

8/8/2014 12:00 AM
The way forward
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
It has been the week that was for Toledo — shocking, jarring, and sobering. Water is our primary asset. It has been compromised. Now we must steel our resolve and move forward. …

8/8/2014 12:54 AM
Fantasy not working for Lions’ offense
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
As fantasy football teams go, the Detroit Lions have been lights-out good. …

8/8/2014 1:01 AM
Angler's visit about catching rainbow
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
If the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, then in the angler’s world, the fish are always bigger in somebody else’s fishing hole — the place where you don’t have permission to fish. …

8/8/2014 12:00 AM
Veterans' bid for park in limbo
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Paul Palazzollo remembers the days when he, along with other veterans, chased away junkies and cleaned up a large vacant lot next to what used to be Greenfield’s Restaurant on Woodward Avenue here. …

8/8/2014 12:00 AM
Haunted house no laughing matter
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
There’s nothing sinister about this East Toledo home. Not anymore, at least. …

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo failed on PR front
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
There are three aspects to Toledo’s historic water crisis, which is historic for the Great Lakes and the nation as well as Toledo. Three aspects, and three areas of inquiry and discussion. …

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 8-7
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
RIDE for Kids Sake presented by the Harley Boyz on July 26 was for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio. A little over $7,000 was raised to support seven match relationships for one year according to Johnny Mickler, Sr., who came on board as president two months ago. The theme, Roll Out for Mentoring, featured about 60 bikers …

8/6/2014 12:49 AM
McIlroy may be ushering in new era
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
When Tiger Woods was the world’s No. 1-ranked golfer he would go off on astonishing streaks during which nobody else had a chance. …

8/6/2014 12:00 AM
Is tainted water OK for plants?
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Algae have been quietly blooming in Lake Erie for years.