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Updated 1 hour ago
In praise of modesty
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I have been reading a book by former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. …

Updated 6 hours ago
Ebola-hype machine: boo!
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
Since today is Halloween, let's talk fear.

Updated 14 hours ago
Ohio, Mich. on guard for CWD in deer
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
When deer don’t act like deer, you know there is something very wrong. Chronic Wasting Disease does that — it takes away the textbook deer behavior, and death soon follows. …

Published 14 hours ago
Bumgarner made decision easy for Bochy
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Madison Bumgarner was finishing up business in the bottom of the eighth inning Wednesday night when TV cameras focused on the San Francisco bullpen, where not a creature was stirring, not even closer Sergio Romo. …

Published 14 hours ago
Will candidate's agenda prove costly?
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — If traditional voting patterns hold, Republican Mike Bishop will be the next congressman from Michigan’s 8th U.S. House District, which extends west from suburban Detroit all the way to the state capital of Lansing. …

Updated 18 hours ago
Ford should stay and fight
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Last week, I met with a couple who own a minority small business in Toledo. They have been in business many years. They told me they are struggling. They said the city still does not give much city business to African-American or Hispanic contractors. …

10/30/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 10-30
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Football is the popular theme for many fall parties, but Halloween, which is tomorrow, is also popular. …

10/29/2014 12:34 AM
Toledo great comes back to lead
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
His new players at the University of Toledo know a little about who Jeff Massey was more than two decades ago. …

Updated 6 hours ago
Many restaurants but little time
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Ohio, unfortunately, did not make the list in the enormous book I recently received: 1001 Restaurants You Must Experience Before You Die. …

10/28/2014 12:00 AM
Stainbrook’s ragged army
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Last week, I walked over to local Republican headquarters on Huron Street. I didn’t expect a lot of activity. I was wrong. …