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8/16/2015 12:00 AM
Savour Sylvania: Celebrate local eateries
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
The Sylvania Chamber of Commerce invites you to celebrate local restaurants from today through Aug. 23 at the second annual Savour Sylvania. Special food promotions are being offered at participating restaurants, and gift baskets will be awarded to lucky winners chosen from among diners who have visited these establishments during the event. …

8/5/2015 12:00 AM
Ausmus stays as Tigers’ boss for now, but...
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Al Avila, the new general manager of the Detroit Tigers, said Brad Ausmus will remain as the team's manager “through the rest of this season, for sure.” …

8/16/2015 12:00 AM
Ms. Spang and the allure of the new
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
When John V. Lindsay was elected mayor of New York in 1965, Murray Kempton said: “He is fresh, and everyone else is tired.” …

8/16/2015 12:00 AM
Waterway would connect paddlers with islands
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
ISLE SAINT GEORGE, Ohio — The beach along Manila Bay should look particularly inviting to kayakers searching for a place to stop and explore. Close by they will find Fox’s Marsh Wildlife Area, with its natural coastal wetlands producing a cozy environment for fox snakes, water snakes, migratory shorebirds, and songbirds. …

8/16/2015 12:00 AM
Ohio colleges should go to prison
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
As a nation, we talk a lot about lack of access to higher education, but we don't talk much about the lack of higher education in prison. With 700,000 people a year getting out of prison, we should — if we're serious about changing lives, reducing prison costs, and improving public safety. …

8/16/2015 12:00 AM
Column riles reader
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Reader Andrew Peth was upset with the assertions made in a June 22 column by Dr. S. Amjad Hussain, a retired surgeon who is a columnist for the opinion pages. …

8/15/2015 12:00 AM
Candidates say they feel our financial pain
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Picture the people who are running for president in 2016. Can you see them hunched over a stack of bills with a checkbook and calculator? …

8/14/2015 12:00 AM
A chance to do some good
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
In the 2013 municipal elections, two things emerged as issues that really became THE issues of the campaign: urban blight and neighborhoods. …

8/14/2015 12:00 AM
Voting by mail an uphill battle
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
PELLSTON, Mich. — Jackie Pierce is not a slick political consultant. She’s not rich, glamorous, or famous. …

8/14/2015 12:24 AM
What's Hessman's HR ball worth?
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Friday fricassee, with some post-vacation catching up included: …




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