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  • U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur, left, and Peter Uvagi, right, talk before Kaptur attends a closed door meeting with Gov. Kasich to address the water emergency in Toledo.

    Collins, Kasich comment as Toledo water crisis continues

    Water samples improved Aug. 2 but that the region still has a long way to go before it can safely resume drinking tap water, Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins said. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/3/2014
  • Collin O'Mara, president of the National Wildlife Federation, points out algae blooms near the Toledo water intake crib in Lake Erie.

    Algae at Toledo water intake

    Water samples improved Aug. 2 but that the region still has a long way to go before it can safely resume drinking tap water. Algae is visible in Lake Erie near the Toledo water intake crib, Sunday, August 3, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/3/2014
  • Melvin Newton, from Toledo, carries containers of water across Monroe Street that he got at the water distribution center sponsored by the Cherry Street Mission on August 3, 2014. The line of cars behind, which was waiting for water, was backed-up all the way to Dorr Street.

    Toledoans still scurrying for water supplies

    Residents lined up far and wide for water sources as a clean water emergency continued for western Lake Erie on Sunday, August 3, 2014. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    8/3/2014
  • Jaybette Vann, left, cleans out a Domino sugar container as firefighter Tom Phillips, center, and Lakwan Green, right, work to fill up other Dominio sugar containers with water at the fire station at 1102 S. Wheeling St. in Oregon.

    Water advisory impacts Toledo area

    A do not drink water advisory issued in Toledo and surrounding communities sent residents scrambling to find safe and/or bottled water. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/2/2014
  • Simeon Washington, left, hands a two gallon jug of water to Recardo Velzquez, right, as Sandra Nonprasit, seated, waits to leave with Velzquez.

    More of Toledo water crisis

    Chemists testing water at Collins Park plant found two sample readings for microcystin that exceeded the recommended '€œdo not drink'€ standard of one microgram per liter. The advisory issued in Toledo and surrounding communities on Saturday, August 2, 2014 plunged residents into a search for finding safe water. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/2/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens SS Hernan Perez singles against the Norfolk Tides during the third inning.

    Mud Hens take on Tides

    The Toledo Mud Hens entertained the Norfolk Tides in baseball game on Aug. 1 at Fifth Third Field in downtown Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/1/2014
  • Mud Hens hitting coach Leon "Bull" Durham gets a stack of his Bull Hit Squad shirts from Muddy the Mud Hen prior to the game against Norfolk.

    IN PICTURES: Toledo tops Norfolk 8-7

    After 11 innings the Toledo Mud Hens finally topped the Norfolk Tides 8-7 Thursday, July 31, 2014. This is the Mud Hens first win over the Tides this season.

    8/1/2014
  • Gary Willoughby, front, with The Toledo Humane Society removes the remaining animals at 651 S. Crissey Rd.

    Animals seized from Crissey Road home

    A number of animals were seized from a residence at 651 South Crissey Road in western Lucas County Thursday, July 31, 2014. Officers were called to the residence on report of a neglected horse. One horse was taken from the property and the other had to be euthanized. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    8/1/2014
  • Crews remove a semi truck that crashed into Tony Packo's.

    Truck crashes into Tony Packo's

    A tractor-trailer crashed into Tony Packo's Cafe on Friday on Front Street in East Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/1/2014
  • Tony Reams, from TMACOG, left, speaking with Todd Audet, ODOT District 2 deputy director.

    McCord Road underpass groundbreaking

    A groundbreaking ceremony for the McCord Road underpass project was held alongside the Norfolk Southern railroad tracks Aug. 1 in Holland, Ohio. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/1/2014
  • The Ugandan Orphans Choir perform at the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library.

    Ugandan Orphans Choir in Toledo

    The Ugandan Orphans Choir performed on Aug. 1 at the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    8/1/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens pitcher Robbie Ray throws against the Norfolk Tides.

    IN PICTURES: Norfolk downs Toledo 6-0

    The Toledo Mud Hens lost another game to the Norfolk Tides Wednesday, July 30, 2014. The hens fell 6-0 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo. Toledo has lost every meeting with Norfolk this season. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/31/2014
  • Books 4 Buddies ambassadors Zane Kruszynski, 16, left, Rudy Basquez, 17, center, and Jason Johnson, 14, right, read aloud to children during a cook out and book giveaway.

    Book giveaway and cookout

    Books 4 Buddies and Toledo Public Schools hosted a cook out and book givaway Tuesday, July 29, 2014, near the Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority's Weiler Homes in East Toledo. Dozens of families attended the free cook out, grabbed free books and were able to sign up for Head Start and other programs. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/30/2014
  • Norfolk Tides left fielder Quintin Berry, left, hands a baseball back to Jayden Seiler, right, 9, after autographing it.  Berry is a former Mud Hen.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens vs. Norfolk

    The Mud Hens suffered a 7-3 loss to Norfolk at Fifth Third Field in Toledo Tuesday, July 29, 2014. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/30/2014
  • Coach Campbell leads the tour upstairs.

    IN PICTURES: Campbell shows off newly-renovated Larimer

    University of Toledo head football coach Matt Campbell gives a tour of the newly renovated Larimer Athletic Complex Wednesday, 07/30/14, in Toledo, Ohio. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/30/2014
  • Rides at the Wood County Fair in Bowling Green, Ohio.

    Wood County Fair: 7-30

    The Wood County Fair is in full force in Bowling Green, Ohio. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/30/2014
  • The homestead next to Chuck Sattler's garden.

    Weed It & Reap: Chuck Sattler

    History and goats play into Chuck Sattler’s ambitious gardening endeavor. He lives in the Beverly neighborhood of South Toledo but drives a few miles most days to work an acre on which two family homes are separated by vegetables and flowers in Maumee. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    7/30/2014
  • Father James Bacik speaks during funeral services for Auxiliary Bishop Robert Donnelly at Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral.

    Funeral for Auxiliary Bishop Robert Donnelly

    The funeral for Auxiliary Bishop Donnelly was held Tuesday, July 29, at Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

    7/29/2014
  • Hundreds of kids, parents and Toledo Police officers enjoy the afternoon in the park during the Toledo Police Department's annual crime prevention day at  the Ottawa Park Shelter House Monday.

    TPD Crime Prevention Day picnic

    Hundreds of kids, parents and Toledo Police officers enjoy the afternoon in the park during the Toledo Police Department's annual crime prevention day at the Ottawa Park Shelter House Monday, July 28, 2014. Activities included a picnic and crime prevention bags for the kids, as well as games, a fire safety house and a talent show. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

    7/29/2014
  • The Col. James M. Schoonmaker is moored next to the National Museum of the Great Lakes.

    Toledo the beautiful

    Although some sections of Toledo seem frazzled by blight, other areas dazzle with sights that delight, as evidenced in photos shot across the city this summer. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    7/27/2014

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