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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.  …

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Can fight over city’s fire chief be fixed?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Toledo Fire Chief Luis Santiago and Local 92, the firefighters union, are on a collision course and I see no sign that either side is going to walk away. …

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Who’s really white in America anymore?
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
I have no clue as to why Rachel Dolezal, who last week stepped down as president of NAACP’s Spokane chapter, pretended to be something she’s not. I’ll leave that to her therapist. …

6/21/2015 12:03 AM
The original Hack gets his own column
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Happy Father’s Day! Hope it’s a great one.

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Shipshape in D.C.
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Toledo was represented at the June 9 celebration of French-American friendship and Lafayette's historic voyage on the ship L'Hermione at George Washington's Mount Vernon. A replica of the ship arrived a few days prior to a 21 cannon salute. …

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Liver disease: In pets, early detection is vital
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
Liver disease is one of the more common conditions in dogs and cats that can be equally challenging from a diagnostic and treatment standpoint.  …

6/21/2015 12:00 AM
Double wedding goes off without a hitch
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
AIKEN, S.C. — Gene Roach and Richard Enk are known for their beautiful gardens at their Aiken home just as they were in Toledo. But last Saturday the gardens were transformed into an even more picture perfect setting for a double marriage ceremony that united in marriage Richard and Gene and Timothy Spooner and Steven Masterson, who are also former …

6/20/2015 12:00 AM
Lobbying, bad timing doom tax
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The radio commercials, aired recently throughout Ohio, put a public spin on an intense lobbying effort. The oil and natural gas industry was determined to thwart another state attempt to tax oil and gas extracted from Ohio’s shale. …

6/20/2015 12:00 AM
Equality Ohio awaits ruling on marriage
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on whether marriage is open to same-sex couples nationwide is expected either Monday or June 29. The court traditionally issues its opinions on Mondays. …

6/19/2015 12:00 AM
Fixing streets: Failure not an option
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The Blade’s investigative series on our streets has made a few things abundantly clear: …




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