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3/9/2015 12:00 AM
April the cruelest month? Sorry, T.S.
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
T.S. Eliot considered April the cruelest month. I can only assume he wintered in the Caribbean. …

3/9/2015 12:00 AM
Turning green with foolishness
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
It is a regrettable and mournful fact that, aside from Homer Simpson, America does not have its very own recognized patron saint. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
Dei Fratelli joins chili cook-off team
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
The northwest Ohio-based Dei Fratelli line of tomato products is supporting Mobile Meals’ 23rd annual Great Chili Cook-Off by providing ingredients for teams to use in making their entries. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
Will Drabik make it Collins II?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
When I first heard the news that Sandy Drabik was, in her words, “thinking about thinking about” running to fill the rest of her husband Mike Collins’ term as mayor, I thought “no way.” Now I think: Way. It’s quite possible. Even logical, on several levels. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
Build Ohio’s future in the classroom
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
In his recent State of the State message, Gov. John Kasich called education a “top priority” and a “critical part of our economic revival” in Ohio — a basic matter of “getting kids the opportunity that they deserve and that they need.” Who would argue with that? …

3/8/2015 12:28 PM
On the Town: 3/8
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THOUSANDS of flowers created vignettes of childhood stories as part of Spring Alive: Water Adventures in Bloom from Feb. 26 through March 1 at the Toledo Zoo. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
UT’s chance to end drought starts now
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Let’s cut to the chase. The University of Toledo’s basketball season, to date, has been disappointing relative to the expectations. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
Time change means another hour of mobility
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Goodie, goodie. I can stay out later tonight. I thought 2 a.m. March 8 would never come, but the clocks are turned ahead one hour for daylight-saving time and I couldn’t be happier. …

3/8/2015 12:00 AM
Get spring started indoors
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
Despite the recent brutal weather, we have some bright, sunny days ahead. So give yourself a boost of spring beauty by coaxing some blooms inside. …

3/7/2015 12:00 AM
2 months in, Republicans struggling
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
It was so predictable: Lucy assured Charlie Brown that she wouldn’t pull the football away when he went to kick it. …




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