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10/19/2014 12:00 AM
Fun, food, and fashion
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
You know those skinny pants that we see women wear and make an instant decision that they are not a fashion for us? Women who only remember flat stomachs and 32-inch hips just look the other way when it comes to tights that cling to the legs and have no give in the hips. …

10/19/2014 12:03 AM
Falcon Fast disappears in 2nd half
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
BOWLING GREEN — At halftime, Bowling Green led Western Michigan 14-13 on a raw, drizzly Saturday at the Doyt. Now, if that 14 seemed low for the Falcons, well, you hadn’t seen anything yet. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
Northview grad drawn to Alaska
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Tim Hurst went to teach in Alaska in August of 2013, intrigued by the terrain, the wildlife, the wilderness, the climate, and the formidable challenge. He also went there knowing that most teachers from the lower 48 last one academic year and never come back. …

10/19/2014 12:00 AM
On the Town: 10-19
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE Maumee Valley Historical Society celebrated its 150th anniversary with a party and fund-raiser Oct. 12 at the riverfront home of Colleen and Peter Demczuk. The society operates the Wolcott Heritage Center, formerly the Wolcott House Museum Complex. The complex includes a museum furnished by the society, which also promotes education through its speaker series and outreach to schools.…

10/18/2014 12:00 AM
Adults can learn a lot from teens
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The pretty face is framed in a colorful hijab. But the uneven eyes hold a dark truth. A smiling mouth dips slightly. It hints of facial paralysis. …

10/17/2014 12:00 AM
Pope Francis is the change
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
To ignore what has been going on in Rome would be like ignoring a tornado ripping through downtown Toledo. …

10/17/2014 12:00 AM
Documentary to be shown locally
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
Eric Dow's latest documentary, Behind the Mask: The 'Batman: Dead End' Story, is more than an entertaining look at a minor pop culture phenomenon. …

10/17/2014 12:23 AM
Pay hikes complicate Detroit deal
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — The carefully crafted “plan of adjustment” designed to give Detroit a new start seems likely to be largely approved by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes. …

10/17/2014 12:03 AM
Cowbells calling
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Mississippi State is atop the college football world, No. 1 in both major polls, and Bulldogs fans are understandably enamored with coach Dan Mullen. …

10/17/2014 12:02 AM
Fall a prime time to see deer in roadway
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The sun had been swallowed up by the mountains that cradle southwestern Montana, and it was dark and getting darker as Mak Takano drove along Interstate 90 as it made its teeter-totter run through the merger of the Bridger Range and the Gallatin Range. Takano, a professional trainer, had just left the set of A River Runs Through It …