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7/17/2014 12:00 AM
Russian media blames Ukraine for downing plane
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE COLUMNIST
Minutes after the Malaysia Airlines passenger airline crashed late today in eastern Ukraine, close to the Russian border, Russian media exploded with graphic images of corpses - including those of women and children - lying amid smoldering debris. …

7/17/2014 12:03 AM
American revolution in the LPGA
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The LPGA likes to call itself an international golf tour and that has certainly not been overstated. In fact, this U.S.-based tour became so international in recent years that American golf sometimes appeared dead in the water. …

7/17/2014 12:00 AM
Around Town 7-17
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE TOLEDO Celtics Rugby Football Club celebrated the 40th anniversary of its founding in 1974 with festivities over Independence Day weekend. Former players traveled from all over the country to catch up with old friends. …

7/16/2014 12:51 AM
‘‍Mighty Mo’ savors mighty pro moment
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The beauty of sports is the unexpected, those storybook moments when the hero or heroine, be it the favorite or an underdog, grabs the brass ring in a manner so spectacular that the hairs rise up on the back of your neck. …

7/16/2014 12:00 AM
Give your garden the royal touch
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Are you the king or queen of your own castle? I’d like to think I am the queen of my castle, but I usually just end up as Cinderella. With a little help from my fairy godmother, I had a chance to walk through a true king’s garden on a recent trip to Europe with my daughter, Hannah. I brought …

7/15/2014 12:49 AM
ProMedica: All-ahead-full on downtown
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE

7/15/2014 12:00 AM
The cherry on top
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
I‘‍m infamous for my love of tart cherries.

7/14/2014 12:00 AM
Before U.S. returns to real sports ...
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Well, soccer’s World Cup is finally over. We have a champion. Does anybody care? I don’t. …

7/13/2014 12:00 AM
‘‍Blessed’ by a brutal addiction
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Every Thursday at 7 pm., a small group of tough and brave women meet at the “Toledo R House” on West Sylvania Avenue here in Toledo. They follow the Twelve Steps and the Twelve Traditions. They follow the Big Book. But they are not alcoholics. They are recovering heroin addicts. …

7/13/2014 12:00 AM
Collins’ first 6 months offer good start
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
The journalism business is driven — sometimes too much — by our attention to anniversaries. This year, we’re writing about the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The time frame is often much shorter: We routinely feel compelled to …