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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 …

10/16/2014 12:00 AM
FitzGerald is a dead man walking
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for governor, came to Toledo the other day. …

10/16/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town: 10-16
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE 20th annual Danberry Treasure Chest Auction was Oct. 9 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Levis Commons. …

10/16/2014 12:00 AM
COMMENTARY: Lerg likes big challenges
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Jeff Lerg is listed at 5-foot, 6-inches in height. That may be a slight exaggeration. …

10/15/2014 12:00 AM
Browns need to beat, batter bad opponents
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There are bad teams in every league in every sport, of course, and the National Football League is no exception. Watching the Jets and Rams and Redskins can make you want to gouge out your eyeballs. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Passing of traditions
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
When I met the women of the Ladies Society of St. George Cathedral, who had invited me to learn how to make some of their most treasured dishes in preparation for the church’s upcoming fund-raising dinner on Oct. 26, I was unfamiliar with some of the recipes and techniques they used. But I still felt right at home. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Water, Jeep, and fear itself
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I am told that during the water crisis, Toledo fire Chief Luis Santiago told those assembled in the 9/​11 center what we were dealing with was not a true emergency situation, but a series of logistical puzzles. …

10/14/2014 12:00 AM
Metroparks battle threat to oak trees
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Oaks are prized everywhere they are present — in parks, forests, or front yards. Symbols of strength, beauty, and longevity, oaks are more than just trees. …