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8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Campbell not showing any pressure
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
What you see is what you get with Matt Campbell. He laughs a lot, smiles even more. There’s probably a more serious side, maybe even one with a little edge, which his staff and players see, but we don’t. Not often, at least. His own description would be even keeled. …

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Season of the Arts kickoff set
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Enjoy great food, an outdoor beer garden, wine, and more, all for a good cause: support of the performing arts. …

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Chance to pay it forward in Hillsdale
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
What could have been just another outing in Hillsdale, Mich., that is only 18 miles from Posey Lake, turned out to be a rewarding experience in more ways than one. …

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
On the Town: 8/24
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Women & Philanthropy at University of Toledo (W&P at UT) gathers for its annual Summer Social at a different member’s home each year. This year Susan Allan Block hosted the group. While it is a women’s group, men were invited to this event, so Mrs. Block’s husband, Allan Block, chairman of Block Communications Inc., was present along with other spouses …

8/23/2014 12:00 AM
Common Core debate hijacked
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
State Rep. Andy Thompson (R., Marietta) floated a bill that would repeal Common Core in Ohio, prohibit the state Board of Education from using assessments based on the standards, and outlaw data collection on students except for limited administrative purposes. The bill stalled. …

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
Scientific plan needed for lake
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D., Ohio) and U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) are heroes for putting the health of Lake Erie again at the center of our attentions and for so swiftly coming up with $2 million for farmers to transition and change. …

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
UT women’s golfers look to climb high
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There is a fine, almost invisible line that all athletes reach at some point. The line that separates thinking you can do something and knowing you can do it. …

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
Tripping on Woodstock memories
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
With the tragedies and major headlines of last week, an important birthday quietly slipped by most of us. …

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
The Blade Fishing Report: 8-22
Fishing Report
■ Maumee, Sandusky & Portage rivers: The fishing pressure remains light on area rivers, with smallmouth bass and catfish dominating the catch for the few anglers religiously working the waterways. On the Maumee, river guru Joe Roecklein reports that the area below the dam at Mary Jane Thurston State Park is loaded with small shad, so the river dwellers appear to …

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
Lawmakers do nothing as roads rot
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
HUNTINGTON WOODS, Mich. — What will it take to get Michigan to repair its crumbling infrastructure? …