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  • Elaine LaValley Lewandowski and Gary Marck at the Hearts of Fire-Feed Your Tropical Desire Luau, a fund-raiser.

    On The Town: Love and charity for Valentine’s Day

    Valentine’s Day this month was a sweet tie-in for charity fund-raisers.

    2/19/2017
  • Sara Beam, a registered veterinary technician, left, takes a look at Azurka a 6-month-old kitten owned by Kevin Jones, center, and his fiancŽe Jamie Jacinto.

    My Dog is My Home service fair

    The My Dog is My Home service fair, for companion animals of the homeless, was held at the Cherry Street Mission Ministries’ Life Revitalization Center in Toledo on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.

    2/18/2017
  • Bedford Junior High School robot team member Nina Domanus, 12, works on her team's robot during the Bedford Express 2017 Robot Reveal.

    Bedford Express robot reveal

    The Bedford Express 2017 Robot Reveal was held on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Smith Road Elementary.

    2/18/2017
  • Brady Jaso of Gibsonburg defeats Tayon Roach of Start 10-3 in the 160-pound match during the finals.

    IN PICTURES: City League/TAAC wrestling meet

    Gibsonburg captured the combined City League/Toledo Area Athletic Conference wrestling title on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Rogers High School. It's the school's third straight league wrestling team title, and Gibsonburg did it with six individual champions.

    2/18/2017
  • From left, Rogers' Kearrah Peace, Tanaziah Hines, Zia Cooke, and Lauren Smith after beating Start.

    IN PICTURES: Rogers 43, Start 38

    Zia Cooke scored 11 of her game-high 20 points in the fourth quarter to lead Rogers to a 43-38 victory against Start in the City League girls championship game on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Waite.

    2/18/2017
  • Mike Kwiatkkowski of Bryan, right, watches as Katlin Pfropper of St. Clair, Mich., works on her "Swimming Dead" zombie fish ice sculpture.

    Perrysburg Winterfest

    The National Ice Carving Association’s National Championship were among the events held on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Levis Commons during the Perrysburg Winterfest.

    2/18/2017
  • Northview players Matt Bishop, center, and Alek West celebrate with students after their win.

    IN PICTURES: Northview 51, Southview 48

    Northview threw a major wrench into the race for the Northern Lakes League title with the 51-48 upset of Southview in a raucous atmosphere created by some 1,800 onlookers in a packed Wildcats gym in Sylvania on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017.

    2/17/2017
  • Genoa's Andrew Bench shoots.

    IN PICTURES: Genoa 54, Rossford 34

    Genoa rolled to an easy 54-34 boys basketball victory against visiting Rossford in Northern Buckeye Conference play on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017.

    2/17/2017
  • Collections specialist Ashley Instone, left, Toledo Police officer Michelle Sterling, center right, and Mike Dressel, right, talk with Toledo Police officer Greg Scymanski as he gets set to donate blood during the Keith Dressel Memorial Blood Drive Friday at the Toledo Police Patrolman's Association.

    Blood drive marks 10 years since Toledo detective's death

    The Keith Dressel Memorial Blood Drive Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at the Toledo Police Patrolman's Association in central Toledo. It has been 10 years since Det. Dressel was killed in the line of duty February 21, 2007. His family helps staff the blood drive in his memory.

    2/17/2017
  • Perrysburg's Hailey Wenzelman goes to the basket against  Napoleon's Jenny Waisner.

    IN PICTURES: Perrysburg 44, Napoleon 28

    Perrysburg cruised to a 44-28 girls basketball victory over visiting Napoleon, giving the Yellow Jackets an outright Northern Lakes League championship on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017.

    2/16/2017
  • Bowling Green's Ashley Tunstall shoots over Western Michigan's Breanna Mobley.

    IN PICTURES: W. Michigan 74, BGSU women 53

    The Bowling Green State University women's basketball team suffered a 74-53 loss to Western Michigan at the Stroh Center on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Bowling Green.

    2/15/2017
  • Rogers' Zia Cooke shoots against  Scott's Aaliyah Armstrong.

    IN PICTURES: Rogers 71, Scott 34

    Zia Cooke scored 12 of her game-high 23 points by halftime to lead Rogers to a 71-34 rout of Scott in a City League girls basketball semifinal on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at Scott.

    2/15/2017
  • Start's Nadia Dumas steals the ball from  Bowsher's K'Allie Riley.

    IN PICTURES: Start 68, Bowsher 22

    Mariah White scored 15 points and Nadia Dumas had 14 points to lead Start to a 68-22 rout of Bowsher in a City League girls semifinal on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at Scott.

    2/15/2017
  • Adam, 2, left, looks up at his mother Makkieh Younes, originally from Syria, right, as she sits with Nailya Shamilevna Weber, originally from Russia, and her daughter Evah, 3.

    Naturalization ceremony at Toledo Club

    Family and friends gathered in the Toledo Club’s Red Room, carrying American flags, flowers, and balloons to show support for the area’s 34 newest U.S. citizens on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

    2/15/2017
  • Vincent Williams, Jr., of St. John's drives past St. Francis defender Jakiel Wells.

    IN PICTURES: St. John's 74, St. Francis 47

    St. John's Jesuit defeated St. Francis de Sales 74-47 in a boys basketball game on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at St. John's.

    2/14/2017
  • Nikita passes underneath her mother, Nan, during her unveiling to the media at the Toledo Zoo in 2007.

    IN PICTURES: Nan the polar bear moves to Chicago

    Nan, a polar bear from the Toledo Zoo, has moved to Chicago for breeding.

    2/14/2017
  • Robert Easter Jr., Toledo, runs around the ring after knocking down Luis Cruz, Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, during bout at the Huntington Center, Friday, February 10, 2017.  The pair were fighting for Easter Jr,'s IBF World lightweight title.

    Pictures of the Week: February 6-12, 2017

    Our best pictures of the week that was Monday, February 6 to Sunday, February 12, 2017.

    2/14/2017
  • Cardinal Stritch's Jami Hardy and Danbury's Haley Hoffman, right, reach for a loose ball.

    IN PICTURES: Cardinal Stritch 52, Danbury 40

    Cardinal Stritch assured itself at least a share of the Toledo Area Athletic Conference championship with Monday's win over Danbury.

    2/13/2017
  • Tylor Spink, left, and Dane Walters of the Toledo Walleye contend with Cincinnati's Craig Dalrymple. The Walleye routed Cincinnati, 9-1, Sunday at the Huntington Center.

    IN PICTURES: Walleye 9, Cincinnati 1

    The Toledo Walleye put an end to a 5-game losing streak with a convincing win over the Cincinnati Cyclones Sunday at the Huntington Center. Eight different Toledo players scored goals.

    2/12/2017
  • Terin Wright, of Windsor, takes a picture of her Singapura cat named Oliver during the Great Lakes Cat Consortium annual cat show at the Lucas County Recreation Center.

    Great Lakes Cat Consortium show

    The Great Lakes Cat Consortium held an International Cat Show Saturday and Sunday at the Lucas County Recreation Center in Maumee.

    2/12/2017

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