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8/10/2015 12:00 AM
Of lions and dentists
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
The other day I moseyed into my village bar in Northern Spain for a glass of “lemonade,“ and was collared by Jose, the bartender. He brandished a copy of Norte de Castilla, the local paper, and pointed out a front-page story: …

8/10/2015 12:00 AM
Memories of ZIP Line
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
I notice,” a Blade reader wrote, “that you recently suggested using a little elbow grease to resolve a problem. I’ve looked and looked, but I can’t find this product. Where can I buy elbow grease?” …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Food for Thought: Dine Thoughtfully
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Food for Thought is dedicated to helping feed those in need in Toledo through mobile pantries, Saturday morning sandwich picnics, and other creative initiatives. The organization invites you to its new Dine Thoughtfully series of talks and presentations.  …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Hospice: Making a good death possible
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
First of two parts

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Obama’s Clean Power Plan will help Ohio
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
President Obama’s Clean Power Plan could prove as important as anything else he has done or will do in the White House. Ohioans have much to gain from the plan, if we reject the predictable — and unfounded — fear-mongering by fossil-fuel polluters and their political cronies. …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Raising the sail on 25 years
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Middle Bass Island Yacht Club celebrated its 25th anniversary on Aug.1. …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
General grasps threat posed by Putin
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE STAFF WRITER
A Russian tycoon has announced plans to dish out $100 million to help search for extraterrestrial intelligence in outer space. …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Dastardly device-less day eventually delights duo
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
In the minds of two young boys, a couple weeks at grandma’s house were going to provide a much-anticipated summer free-for-all. …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
No more fleas, please
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
One friend strongly advised that I do not write this column. A relative asked, politely but sternly, why would I expose my ignorance? …

8/9/2015 12:00 AM
Late-summer allergies still pose threats
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
As we progress into the later months of summer allergies will become an increasing burden for people and pets. However, the symptoms and secondary problems that can arise can be unique in dogs and cats.  …




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