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6/26/2015 12:00 AM
It's still hard to vote in Michigan
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — If you ask politicians in Michigan’s government about voting, they will tell you it is a right and a sacred duty. They will say that they want everyone to vote, in every election. …

6/26/2015 12:33 AM
Effort aims to stop drinking and boating
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
MARBLEHEAD, Ohio — It was just two years ago that the local U.S. Coast Guard station led the nation in one crucially important statistic, but you didn’t see anyone cheering and waving one of those big foam fingers in the air and chanting “We’re number one!” …

6/25/2015 12:00 AM
Civic pride sometimes means ‘no’
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I was proud of the Toledo Plan Commission two weeks ago when it turned down Kroger. I hope city council follows suit. …

6/24/2015 12:15 AM
MLB's voting process doesn’t jive
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
If you have watched Detroit Tigers telecasts the last couple weeks, your job has been obvious. …

6/24/2015 12:00 AM
Rhubarb is a gift that keeps giving
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
What is your favorite pie? Apple? Cherry? Blueberry? Those are all yummy, but my all-time favorite is my mom’s rhubarb pie. We get a bit protective of her patch of rhubarb. It is kind of like the holy grail of her garden. …

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
The wounded and the wound
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Editor's note: This column corrects that Dannel Malloy, governor of Connecticut, was the former major of Stamford. …

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
1960s are seen as an era of liberalism
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
SAN FRANCISCO — In the summer of 1965, Sonny and Cher’s “I Got You Babe” and Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone” were released, the Beatles’ film Help! played in theaters, the Medicare and Medicare act and the voting rights bill were signed into law, the Vietnam war was escalated, and the Watts riot occurred. …

6/22/2015 12:00 AM
Woods’ fall from No. 1 is hard to watch
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The great Gary Player doesn't often mince words.

6/22/2015 12:00 AM
Myanmar’s minority
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The humanitarian catastrophe in Myanmar has intensified. The Buddhist majority in the country, formerly called Burma, has made life unbearable for ethnic and religious minorities. …

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Food, drinks, fun at Promenade Park
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Where can you find food trucks, beer and wine, and great music? At the NW Ohio Music Festival Party @ the Park from 4 to 12 p.m. on Friday at Promenade Park in downtown Toledo.  …




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