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  • Minnesota Twins left fielder Jordan Schafer  loses his helmet as he is tagged out by Cleveland Indians shortstop Mike Aviles, right, during a steal attempt.

    IN PICTURES: Twins top Indians 4-1

    The Cleveland Indians lost 4-1 to the Minnesota Twins on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Target Field.

    8/21/2014
  • An army of faculty and students dressed in green stand in front of one of the dormitories to help freshmen transport their belongings.

    Move-In Day at Lourdes University

    Move-In Day returned Aug. 21 at Lourdes University's housing, called Lourdes Commons, in Sylvania. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/21/2014
  • Sara Jurkiewicz, left, and Lexi Rodriguez, right,  introduce themselves during a transitional activity for incoming freshman at Southview High School.

    Sylvania Schools first day of school

    Sylvania Schools grades 1-9 had their first day of school on Aug. 21 and incoming freshman at Southview participated in a transitional activity at the school. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/21/2014
  • Corn grown in Michael Horst's Marriat Rd. backyard garden in Toledo.

    Weed It & Reap: Michael Horst

    Michael Horst's 2,000-square foot garden in Toledo features a wide variety of fruits and vegetables. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    8/20/2014
  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera scores on a double by teammate Victor Martinez off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi.

    IN PICTURES: Tigers shut out Rays 6-0

    The Detroit Tigers topped the Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field.

    8/20/2014
  • Cleveland Indians shortstop Mike Aviles fields a grounder by Minnesota Twins first baseman Kennys Vargas.

    IN PICTURES: Indians top Twins 5-0

    The Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 5-0 on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Target Field.

    8/20/2014
  • Two chickens run about in the yard.

    Saving the chickens

    Donna and Josh Rowe, the Swanton couple who proposed the code change for the village, rescue chickens and keep them in their backyard. They began their operation before they knew it wasn't allowed. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    8/20/2014
  • BGSU's Austin Valdez tries to tackle Gehrig Dieter before he catches the ball.

    IN PICTURES: BGSU holds scrimmage

    The Bowling Green Falcons held a scrimmage Tuesday at BGSU. The Falcons begin the season Saturday, Aug. 30, when they travel to Western Kentucky. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND VIEW SLIDESHOW.

    8/20/2014
  • A door with an asbestos warning sticks out of the rubble.

    BGSU Greek housing demolition

    Demolition of BGSU's Greek housing along Wooster Street began on Aug. 18 in Bowling Green. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • EM1 Joel Danner and his USS Toledo shipmates tour the wheel house of the Col. James Schoonmaker ship in Toledo.

    USS Toledo crew in Toledo

    Crew members of the USS Toledo toured Col. James Schoonmaker ship and the National Museum of the Great Lakes on Aug. 18 in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • Toledo City Councilwoman Lindsay Webb speaks.

    Utilities & Public Service Committee meeting

    The Utilities & Public Service Committee met Aug. 19 at the Government Center about the Collins Park Water Treatment Plant in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/18/2014
  • David Munger and his wife, Mary Heather Munger, stand in the great room of their newly renovated house at 108 Pine St. in Perrysburg.

    Renovated 1849 Perrysburg home

    David Munger and his wife, Mary Heather Munger, just finished a “labor of love” mixed with two passions, preserving historical homes in downtown Perrysburg and being architects. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/18/2014
  • Members of the Hungarian dancing group Kis Szivek from Detroit perform during the Birmingham Ethnic Festival Sunday on Consaul Street as the aromas of Hungarian specialties fill the air.

    Birmingham Ethnic Festival

    Visitors from across region flocked to Toledo for the Birmingham Ethnic Festival, held in East Toledo, on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/18/2014
  • Men's category 3 riders come up Parkwood and lean onto Erie during the race.

    Sylvania Cycling Classic

    The fourth annual Sylvania Cycling Classic was held on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Sylvania. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/17/2014
  •  A throw from Toledo catcher James McCann to shortstop Hernan Perez keeps Columbus' Matt Carson from leading off too far from 2nd base.

    IN PICTURES: Hens beat Clippers 9-2

    The Toledo Mud Hens topped the Columbus Clippers 9-2 on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/17/2014
  • Trina and Michael McGivern enjoy their food while watching passersby at Casa Barron's on the patio.

    On the Town: Al fresco dining

    Perfect temperatures this summer have Toledo patrons dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Susan and Jay Garrett dined Aug. 4 at Swig's on the patio.

    Perrysburg al fresco dining

    Perfect temperatures this summer have Perrysburg patrons dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • Jeff Mann and his wife Corrine Mann enjoy the patio at  Element in Sylvania.

    Al fresco dining in Sylvania

    Perfect temperatures this summer have patrons in Sylvania dining al fresco more often. Here is a summer sampling of photos taken at area restaurants. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014
  • t. Stephen COGIC, 5509 Dorr, Toledo.

    Toledo Magazine: Heavenly tradition

    In the greater Toledo area, there are a good number of steeples and spires on buildings of many denominations — including Baptist, Catholic, Episcopalian, Lutheran, Methodist, and Unitarian. The centuries-old architectural feature was brought to these shores by the early settlers CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW

    8/17/2014
  • Steve Serchuk, chairman of Toledo Unleashed, kicks off the ground breaking ceremony for the Glass City Dog Park at Woodsdale Park in Toledo.

    Glass City Dog Park opening

    The ground breaking ceremony was Aug. 16 for the much-anticipated Glass City Dog Park at Woodsdale Park in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/17/2014

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