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6/29/2014 12:00 AM
It’s a good time for a drive wherever
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
It’s day trip season in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. The regional landscape seems to be greener, more colorful, and more welcoming than ever. …

6/28/2014 12:00 AM
Making memories at Country Concert
BY BRIAN DUGGER BLADE COLUMNIST
Country Concert has always been about making memories.

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Collins doesn’t fear shaking things up
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Mayor Mike Collins is really three different guys — three guys who have played three different roles. The three roles converge in him, but they sometimes create a walking contradiction. An interesting contradiction to be sure, but a contradiction. …

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Adopted man seeks answers in 'Irreversible'
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
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6/27/2014 12:28 AM
Lake Erie bass fishery on the rise
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Seven-year-old Michael Kemp was fishing for crappies and catfish in a canal at Maumee Bay State Park last weekend when he hooked up with something quite different. …

6/27/2014 12:00 AM
Mich. gerrymandering sets stage for drama
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — There are a few things we know for sure about Michigan’s 14th U.S. House District, one of the most bizarrely shaped in the country: …

6/26/2014 12:00 AM
Heroes work to fight sex trade locally
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Sister Geraldine Nowak, a Sister of St. Francis, invited me to meet with members of STOP! — Stop Trafficking of Persons. The group is a loose organization of religious sisters and lay people in the Catholic Diocese of Toledo trying to do something about human trafficking. They are small but mighty. …

6/26/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 6-26
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
SUMMER Solstice, June 21, was not the day for the typical trip to the Toledo Museum of Art to see paintings, sculpture, and glass. Taking center stage was the Art of Video Games exhibit from the Smithsonian American Art Museum presented by Hanson Inc. It was the opening celebration gala attended by about 1,200 enthusiasts and curious minds. …

6/25/2014 12:00 AM
Watering tips for summer
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Morning or night? That is the question. Do you water your lawn and garden in the morning or at night? …