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Running for his life and lives of others
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Todd Crandell is an immensely likeable and totally admirable young man — a local hero if ever there was one. He is a former addict who cleaned himself up and has now competed in 26 Ironman competitions. …

Published 3 hours ago
UT turns to small ball vs BGSU
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
BOWLING GREEN — It was halftime. Bowling Green’s women were warming up and coach Jennifer Roos was seated on the bench as the clock ticked down from 3:00 to 2:00 to 1:00. …

Published 3 hours ago
Putin not interested in peace
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE STAFF WRITER
Russian President Vladimir Putin killed the chance of peace in Ukraine when he escalated Russia’s armed incursion into east Ukraine late last month. …

Published 3 hours ago
A night at the free clinic
BY MARINA BOLOTNIKOVA BLADE EDITORIAL WRITER
Every Thursday night, CedarCreek Church in South Toledo becomes a bustling health clinic that serves the region’s uninsured population. Medical students in white coats take each patient’s vital signs, hear their complaints, and refer them to one of the clinic’s doctors. …

Published 3 hours ago
Formula for a happy marriage
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
AIKEN, S.C. — Love and family harmony were the subjects that were as warm and inviting as the omelets and toast one recent morning at the communal breakfast table at the Carriage House Inn in Aiken, S.C. …

Published 3 hours ago
Two for $20: Amie’s Pizza Factory
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Pizza is a perennial favorite, but it can quickly get expensive. …

Published 3 hours ago
On the Town: 2/1
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Chasing away the winter dull drums while supporting worthy causes were many community supporters. …

Published 3 hours ago
This is the time for gardeners to dream and plan
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
We have some bitter days ahead, but when the winds are brutal outside, we can take comfort inside and think of spring. The first day of spring is March 20. When the clock strikes 6:45 p.m., we will enter into the spring vernal equinox. …

Updated 13 hours ago
Many forms of excommunication
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The Rev. Beverly Bingle has been in the news again recently, first in an article I wrote about the Reformed Catholic Church, and then in an item from The Blade’s ombudsman, Jack Lessenberry. Let me bring up two Latin terms in response: mea culpa and latae sententiae. …

1/31/2015 12:00 AM
Lake should holster thoughts of arming staff
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
I hope Lake Local Schools officials haven’t made up their mind about arming teachers in district classrooms, and just appear undecided. …




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