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  • Andrea Leslie, left, and Fanell Williams, both of Toledo, earned their Masters of Art in Social Work.

    University of Toledo Commencement

    The University of Toledo's Spring Commencement at the university in Toledo, Ohio on May 10, 2015. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

  • BGSU graduate Desiree Holton decorated her cap to celebrate graduating from the film production program.

    BGSU 2015 spring commencement

    Nearly 2,200 candidates for graduation crossed the stage at the Stroh Center at Bowling Green State University this weekend. Here's a look at some of the graduates from Saturday, May 9, 2015. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • Left to right Joe Tafelski, Jennifer Teschner, Chuck Stocking, and Carol Stocking during the Toledo Rotary Itza Ball.

    On the Town: 5/10

    Photo highlights from recents charity events and fund-raisers in the Toledo area. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Karen and Bob Hammond of Flat Rock, Mich. chat before the Mud Hens game against Charlotte Saturday.

    IN PHOTOS: Mud Hens take on Charlotte

    Fans dodged rain showers at Fifth Third Saturday, May 9, as Toledo took on Charlotte.

  • Toledo Walleye forward Shane Berschbach (10), left, celebrates scoring a goal against  the Fort Wayne Komets with teammates Scott Czarnowczan (20), and Jared Nightingale (18).

    IN PHOTOS: Walleye 3, Komets 2

    Toledo took a 3-2 lead in its playoff series with Fort Wayne on Saturday, May 9, at the Huntington Center.

  • A male red-winged blackbird walks among bird watchers.

    Biggest Week in American Birding 2015

    Bird enthusiasts from around the country and around the world descended on northwest Ohio on May 8 during a Biggest Week in American Birding event at Magee Marsh in Oak Harbor, Ohio. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Toledo Mud Hens DH Mike Hessman breaks his bat on a swing.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens win in the 10th

    The Mud Hens snapped a 6-game skid with a walkoff win against the Charlotte Knights on May 8 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo.

  • Springfield shortstop Hannah Girlie scoops up a grounder.

    IN PICTURES: Springfield 5, Anthony Wayne 1

    The Springfield Blue Devils knocked off the Anthony Wayne Generals in NLL softball on Friday, May 8, at Anthony Wayne.

  • Major Smith, center left, dances his way across the stage as he heads to accept his degree during the 49th Annual Spring Commencement at Owens Community College. State Rep. Randy Gardner (R., Bowling Green) served as the keynote speaker for the nearly 800 graduates.

    Owens graduation

    Owens Community College held its graduation ceremony on Friday night.

  • Gavin Douglas, left, and Tyson Bernath, both fifth graders at Maplewood Elementary, battle in the Rock and Roll.

    Maplewood Spring Carnival

    The annual spring carnival was May 8 at Maplewood Elementary School in Sylvania. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Napoleon High School's Chase Franz returns a shot as he and partner Alex Ferguson play Perrysburg High School's Konnor Masell and Mitchell Skotynsky.

    IN PICTURES: NLL tennis championships

    Photo highlights from the Northern Lakes League tennis championships on May 8 at Jermain Park.

  • People ride the Rougarou at Cedar Point.

    Rougarou at Cedar Point

    Some roller coaster enthusiasts got a sneak peek at Cedar Point's latest ride Rougarou during Media Day on May 8 in Sandusky. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • West Side Montessori students, from left, Henry Thomas, Rebecca Martin, and Kathryn Rex, who won first, second, and third place, respectively, in the Toledo Bar Association annual Caty Armstrong Memorial Law Day Essay Contest

    West Side Montessori sweeps essay contest

    West Side Montessori middle school students Henry Thomas of Toledo, Rebecca Martin of Perrysburg, and Kathryn Rex of Perrysburg, who won first, second, and third place, respectively, in the Toledo Bar Association annual Caty Armstrong Memorial Law Day Essay Contest for Division III (7th and 8th grade students).

  • Left to right Liz Snavely, Mary Wilson, Frankie Decker, Tess Leininger, and Sarah Herman during a Kentucky Derby party Saturday, 05/02/15, at the Sylvania Country Club.

    Around Town: 5/7

    The Weekender's society round-up goes around the oval track with the Kentucky Derby crowd. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

  • Mud Hens second baseman Corey Jones reacts to striking out in the bottom of the third.

    IN PICTURES: Hens drop morning game

    The Pawtucket Red Sox defeated the Mud Hens, 6-5, in a morning game May 7 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo.

  • From left: Toledo firefighters Gwen Haynes-Burel, Aaron S. Hague, Dennis Kookoothe and Battalion Chief Orlando Gonzalez canvas Willard Street to pass out smoke detectors. A fatal house fire occurred on Willard St. over the weekend.

    Toledo firefighters pass out smoke detectors

    Members of the Toledo Fire and Rescue Department passed out smoke detectors Wednesday, May 6, 2015, along Willard Street in East Toledo. Joseph Fazenbaker, 14, was killed in a house fire on Saturday, May 2, 2015 on Willard Street. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • Toledo's Daniel Fields takes the field against Pawtucket Wednesday at Fifth Third Field.

    IN PICTURES: Pawtucket at Mud Hens, 5/7

    Pawtucket, which has one of the best records in the International League, claimed a 6-1 victory over Toledo Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Fifth Third Field.

  • Perrysburg's Justin Beer (16) scores the first run during baseball game against Anthony Wayne at Perrysburg High School.

    IN PICTURES: Anthony Wayne vs. Perrysburg baseball

    The Anthony Wayne Generals defeated the Perrysburg Yellow Jackets baseball team 3-2 after 10 innings in Perrysburg Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

  • Sister Jane Mary Sorosiak, 85, walks with Dr. David Livingston, president of Lourdes University, right, to the pillars which bear murals created by the Sister.

    Lourdes University expansion dedication

    About 75 people attended the dedication ceremony for Lourdes University's mid-campus expansion project on May 6 at the campus entrance located at the intersection of Brint and McCord Roads in Sylvania. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO.

  • From left to right, Chase Tallman, 12, Kaden Johnson, 11, and Nathan Hill, 12, prepare to ride their bikes.

    National Walk/Bike to School Day

    National Walk/Bike to School Day was May 6 at Arlington Elementary. About 300 students participated in event, riding or walking from Arlington Elementary to Highland Park and back. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE.


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