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  • Jeremy Dominguez, of Beaver Creek, displays his Great Horned Owl tattoo to the crowd.

    Showing off for birding tattoo contest

    Many competed in this year's birding tattoo contest during the Biggest Week in American Birding Festival on May 15 at the Maumee Bay Lodge and Conference Center in Oregon. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/16/2015
  • Metroparks employee Scott Carpenter, right, explains the equipment included in each Fixit station.

    Metroparks get bicycle Fixit stations

    The first Fixit self-service bicycle repair station was unveiled May 15 at McCord road and the University/Parks Trail in Sylvania Township. Each station includes an air pump and tools necessary for repairs. Other stations will be located at Side Cut Metropark in Maumee, Farnsworth Metropark in Waterville, Keener Road Park in Monclova Twp. and a fifth site. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW

    5/16/2015
  • Dentist Ryan Phipps and certified dental assistant Nancy Hamilton work on Army Vietnam vet Bill Baldwin.

    Toledo dentist serves Stars, Stripes and Smiles

    The Stars, Stripes and Smiles dentistry event was May 15 at Hires Dental Clinic in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/15/2015
  • Stephanie Cousino grabs her ball before moving on to a new course.

    Practically a Golf Tournament benefit

    The Practically a Golf Tournament to benefit the Epilepsy Center was May 15 at Levis Commons in Perrysburg.

    5/15/2015
  • Oregon Clay High School player Ryan Fournier (5) records the out on Perrysburg's Trevor Hafner (4) during the second inning.

    IN PICTURES: Oregon Clay vs. Perrysburg baseball

    The Perrysburg Yellow Jackets defeated the visiting Oregon Clay Eagles 1-0 Thursday, May 14, 2015 in Perrysburg.

    5/15/2015
  • Kyrha Hollins of Bowsher wins the high jump.

    IN PICTURES: City League track championships

    Photo highlights from the City League track and field meet at Woodward High School on May 14 in Toledo.

    5/14/2015
  • Charles Veley talks to passersby.

    Raising awareness by thinking inside the box

    Charles Veley is living in a box for a week to promote awareness about human trafficking. He chatted with passersby on May 14 outside the Safety Building in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/14/2015
  • Walleye forward Justin Mercier (16) scores against  Fort Wayne Komets goalie Pat Nagle (31) during the first period of Game 7.

    IN PICTURES: Komets vs Walleye, Game 7

    The Toledo Walleye advanced to the ECHL Eastern Conference finals with a 5-2 in over the Fort Wayne Komets in Game 7 of the ECHL North Division Finals Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Huntington Center in Toledo.

    5/14/2015
  • Anthony Wayne's Taylor Ramer (12) connects with the ball during the top of the first inning.

    IN PICTURES: Anthony Wayne vs. Springfield softball

    Anthony Wayne faced Springfield Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The Blue Devils scored a 6-3 victory over the Generals to put them in the driver’s seat for the Northern Lakes League championship.

    5/13/2015
  • On May 4 a special team of Northern territory Police worked together to remove and secure a 14-foot crocodile from the Daly River that had been stalking children and dogs.

    Australia's Daly River crocodile

    On Monday, May 4, 2015, a special team of Australia's Northern Territory Police worked together to remove and secure a 14-foot crocodile from the Daly River that had been stalking children and dogs. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    5/13/2015
  • Toledo battalion chief Orlando Gonzalez installs a smoke detector inside a girl's bedroom on Willard Street. A fatal house fire occurred on Willard St. over the weekend.

    Pics of the Week: May 4-10

    Our best pictures of the week that was Monday May, 4 to Sunday May 10, 2015. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/17/2015
  • Gianni Vanni, formally of Italy, holds his daughter Gemma Vanni, 1.5, as she waves American flags after the Naturalization Ceremony at the Civic Center Mall in Toledo.

    New citizens naturalized

    16 people from 12 countries naturalized in ceremony at the Civic Center Mall in downtown Toledo. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/13/2015
  • Toledo Police Chief George Kral congratulates Sgt. Angela Jones-Crooks, right, for her Command Officer of the Year award.

    TPD honors finest at annual ceremony

    The annual Toledo Police Department's Awards Ceremony was May 11 in Toledo City Council chambers. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/11/2015
  • Hens starting pitcher Thad Weber pitched six inning, giving up five hits for two runs, only one earned. He walked no batters and struck out six.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens fall on Mother's Day

    Toledo lost on Sunday to Charlotte 6-4.

    5/11/2015
  • 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.

    5/12/2015
  • 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.

    5/10/2015
  • 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.

    5/10/2015
  • 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.

    5/10/2015
  • 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.

    5/10/2015
  • 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.

    5/10/2015

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