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2/22/2015 12:00 AM
Back home in frozen North
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Eleven hotel rooms, two rental cars, three plane trips, nine cities, and 4,000 miles later I am back home to sleep in my own bed, use my own coffeemaker, drive my own car, talk to the cats, and watch the frigid Maumee River across the road from my home in Grand Rapids, Ohio. …

2/21/2015 12:00 AM
New mayor is about Toledo
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
What is Paula Hicks-Hudson, the new mayor of the city of Toledo, like? …

2/21/2015 12:00 AM
New tests no walk in the PARCC
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
A teacher in a middle school once told me — with a straight face — that my son was “overly confident” regarding test-taking. I’d never heard that particular complaint before. I laughed. …

2/21/2015 12:00 AM
Oscars light on faith-based films
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The year of the Bible didn’t make it to the Academy Awards. Although several movies directly taken from the Bible and others with strong Christian messages were released and some even did well at the box office, they didn’t receive nominations. …

2/20/2015 12:00 AM
Time to just say no
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Something ugly is happening at Toledo City Council in the wake of Mayor D. Michael Collins’ death. …

2/20/2015 12:00 AM
Going against basic instincts
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
I was in college when my dad suggested we watch Basic Instinct together. …

2/20/2015 12:00 AM
Will Michigan's primary be memorable?
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — You might call Michigan’s presidential primary a moveable feast. No one can predict when it is going to be. …

2/19/2015 12:00 AM
New mayor’s secret weapon
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I have no idea how Paula Hicks-Hudson will do in the mayor’s office. But I know there are already several potential future mayors taking soundings. (As many as 10.) And the good old boy network in the city is already trying to figure out how she can be politely pushed aside for one of their own. …

2/19/2015 1:20 AM
Holmes is key for BG down stretch
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
BOWLING GREEN — Richaun Holmes had a pretty good night Wednesday. …

2/18/2015 12:00 AM
Zanoguera’s hard work made her a star
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There is snow on the mountaintops on the island of Majorca in the Mediterranean Sea. They get seven or eight inches up on the Tramuntana Range every winter. There have been a few nights when the temperature has dipped into the 20s, some 25 degrees cooler than the norm. …




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