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Updated 4 hours ago
Cherry St. Mission ready for next step
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
“We don’t try to soften the anger of our guests. We tell our counselors, ‘‍Don’t try to make anger go away,’ because no one makes a change in his life unless he is angry.” …

Published 5 hours ago
Football one of many outdoor attractions
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The mind of Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer is programmed to process all football, almost all of the time, now that the Buckeyes are ready to start another season on Saturday in Baltimore against Navy. …

Published 6 hours ago
Clinton has clear, perilous course
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
The National Football League preseason is about over. The 2016 presidential preseason still has a few months left — for every candidate but Hillary Clinton. …

Published 6 hours ago
Mich. GOP, Democrats set fall lineups
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Finally, the lineups are set. Michigan’s two major political parties held their conventions last weekend. …

Published 6 hours ago
TV in the news
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
No, you’re not imagining things. WNWO-TV, Channel 24, has hour-long local news beginning at 5 p.m. With that addition, all but the noon newscast is now a three-way competition for viewers for the first time in years. …

Updated 22 hours ago
New bishop must follow Francis' lead
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Years ago, a friend of mine who was an Episcopal priest and had been one for many seasons told me: “A priest who cannot comfort is as worthless as a bucket of warm spit.” …

Updated 23 hours ago
Around Town: 8-28
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE RED, White, and Bark BBQ kickoff party for the American Cancer Society Bark for Life: A Canine Event to Fight Cancer was Aug. 23 at Carranor Hunt and Polo Club. The dog walk is slated for Sept. 7 at Fort Meigs in Perrysburg, said Deb Buker, a 15-year breast cancer survivor and event chairman. …

8/27/2014 12:00 AM
Slumber shake up in the yard
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Your lawn is in a semi-slumber in this late summer.

8/27/2014 12:00 AM
Unlikely OSU will have the last laugh
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
COLUMBUS — Let’s not beat around the bush here. No hemming and hawing, doodling and dawdling to force you to read to the final line. Let’s get right to it. …

8/26/2014 12:00 AM
City girl in a small town
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
I’m a city girl, born and raised. Large cities, smaller cities ... whether living or visiting, I’‍m inevitably in a city. There have been very, very few deviations from that norm. …