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Updated 9 hours ago
How is race for mayor shaping up?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Many years ago, a veteran senator was thinking of entering a crowded race for the Democratic presidential nomination. A reporter asked him: “Do you risk splintering the Democratic Party?” …

Published 9 hours ago
Night’s final bite leads to record fish
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
MOUNT STERLING, Ohio — Richard Knisley figured he had maybe one more cast left in him. It was nearly 3 in the morning, and he had been fishing for almost eight hours. To this point, he had caught nothing. …

Published 9 hours ago
Some things are better left undone
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Leonardo Da Vinci once famously wrote, “Art is never finished, only abandoned.” …

Published 9 hours ago
COOL issue heats up
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.) thinks Canada is being stubborn and unreasonable. …

Updated 22 hours ago
Russell murder case still unsolved
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Visitors to this space are familiar with the names of Bobbie Russell and Danny Brown. …

7/29/2015 12:00 AM
Gardeners add beauty to Belmont Country Club
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
If you have ever been lucky enough to enjoy a round of golf at the Belmont Country Club in Perrysburg, you may have enjoyed all of the rolling green fairways before teeing off. And now, you can enjoy pockets of color, functional vegetable beds, and butterflies thanks to a group of golfers that happen to like to garden during their …

7/28/2015 12:00 AM
Each farmers’ market has its own vibe
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Every farmers’ market has its own identity, its own culture, its own vibe. …

7/28/2015 12:00 AM
Confident dark horse
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
John Kasich is an interesting dude. But can he win?

7/28/2015 12:00 AM
Family values boost same-sex marriage acceptance
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
The movement of same-sex marriage from a fringe notion to accepted law was one of the swiftest progressions in American social history. The female vote, racial integration, the rights of the disabled — all took decades to win. In contrast, same-sex marriage won acceptance in a relative flash. …

7/27/2015 12:00 AM
Increase vocabulary with a word each day
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
“Increase your vocabulary with a word each day. Each word you know makes a wise guy so ... here’s the word for today: ameliorate.” …




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