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  • Toledo Mud Hens second baseman Brandon Douglas scores against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre catcher Francisco Arcia.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens top RailRiders 4-3

    The Toledo Mud Hens beat the Scranton Wilkes/Barre RailRiders 4-3 on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/18/2014
  • Areka Foster weeding one of the beds.

    Growing 2 Give in Perrysburg Twp.

    Areka Foster, professional clinical counselor and art therapist, of Rossford, and Maria Viles, independent meeting planner, of Perrysburg, are the founders of Growing 2 Give, at 29340 Bates Road, Perrysburg Township. They are sharing a simple vision: providing nutritious food grown in a 100-by-100-foot square to provide fresh food to local food banks and soup kitchens. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/18/2014
  • Sheila Daniels, left, gives Councilman Paula Hicks-Hudson, right, a plaque for her work toward getting the Wilson Pool opened.

    City pools press conference

    Councilman Paula Hicks-Hudson announced the Wilson Pool will open this summer during a press conference in front of the pool on June 17, 2014.

    6/18/2014
  • Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler throws out Kansas City Royals' Omar Infante.

    IN PICTURES: Tigers fall 2-1 to Royals

    The Detroit Tigers lost to the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Comerica Park.

    6/18/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens CF Ezequiel Carrera goes to the wall and can't catch a hit by Scranton/Wilkes-Barre's Scott Sizemore.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens fall in 9th to Scranton

    Toledo fell 8-7 to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Tuesday, June 17, at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/17/2014
  • Toledo starting pitcher Drew VerHagen, center, is taken out of the game by pitching coach Al Nipper, 2nd from right.

    IN PICTURES: Hens lose at home

    The Mud Hens suffered a 4-2 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Fifth Third Field MOnday night, June 16, 2014. Toledo finished with just five hits, and scored its runs in the first inning on a two-run home run by Tyler Collins. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/17/2014
  • Native Sons and Daughters members gathering for a fun campout.

    Native Sons and Daughters Campout

    Native Sons and Daughters held its annual Spring Campout June 6-8 at Camp Miakonda in Sylvania Township. The group enjoyed field games, kickball, a BB gun range, archery, crafts, fishing, s'mores by the campfire, and more. Native Sons and Daughters is an activity group for dads and their children.

    6/17/2014
  • Jeff Koenigseker, center, a Toledo firefighter and honor guard commander, joins members of the Toledo Fire and Rescue in saluting the flag as it it raised for the first time.

    Reopening of TFD Station 3

    The reopening and rededicating of Toledo Fire Department Station 3 was June 16 in North Toledo. The station was closed in 2013 after the floor buckled. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/16/2014
  • Kunta Ford, from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, holds his son's hand, Blake Ford, 4, while walking through the park while spending Father's Day at The Toledo Zoo.

    Father's day at Toledo Zoo and Wildwood Metropark

    The Toledo Zoo offered free admission to dads to celebrate Father's Day. Dads enjoyed time at the zoo, as well as at Wildwood Preserve Metropark, with their children. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/15/2014
  • Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez hits an RBI double against the Minnesota Twins.

    IN PICTURES: Tigers walk off with 4-3 win

    The Detroit Tigers topped the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Comerica Park.

    6/15/2014
  • Cleveland Indians' Michael Brantley, left, points skyward as he is welcomed home by Jason Kipnis, right, after hitting a home run.

    IN PICTURES: Indians win 3-2 in extra innings

    The Cleveland Indians topped the Boston Red Sox 3-2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston.

    6/15/2014
  • Becky Kanitz, an Olander Park System conservation team member, waters seedlings while working in the greenhouse.

    Olander Park greenhouse

    Robin Parker, Olander Park System assistant manager is cultivating at least 5,000 indigenous plants and seedlings inside a greenhouse at Sylvan Prairie Park. The plants will eventually be used in the park system’s flower beds. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014
  • Lowell Cherry, Jr., teaches jukido jui-juitso as Timothy Hicks, 11, follows along.

    Martial arts class

    Lowell Cherry, Jr., teaches a martial arts class in the gymnasium of the Glenwood Lutheran Church at 2545 Monroe St. in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/16/2014
  • Jimmie Johnson, 48, gets the checkered flag to win the 46th annual Quicken Loans 400. Driver Marcos Ambrose still had a lap to go.

    IN PICTURES: Quicken Loans 400

    The 46th annual Quicken Loans 400 was held on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich. The Sprint Cup Series race was won by Jimmie Johnson. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/15/2014
  • Toledo Mud Hens catcher Manny Pina tags out Buffalo Bisons Andy LaRoche.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens beat Buffalo in extras

    The Toledo Mud Hens beat the Buffalo Bisons 3-1 on a Tyler Collins walk-off homer in the 11th inning on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Fifth Third Field. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    6/15/2014
  • Vacant buildings that once housed Club Escape and Slap Shots on Superior Street.

    The Ugly Truth about Central Toledo

    By many measures, the city has been in decline for decades, but the most recent recession has hit Toledo hard as evidenced by these photos shot downtown in June 2014. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014
  • The downtown Toledo skyline is visible behind the remains of the Toledo Edison Acme power plant in the Marina District.

    The Ugly Truth about East Toledo

    By many measures, Toledo has been in decline for decades. But the most recent recession has hit it hard as evidenced by these photos shot in June 2014 in east Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014
  • Premier Bedding at 1510 Elm Street.

    The Ugly Truth about North Toledo

    By many measures, Toledo has been in decline for decades. But the most recent recession has hit it hard as evidenced by these photos shot in June 2014 in north Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014
  • Tim Johnson mows a strip of yard next to his Broadway Street home in South Toledo. The house behind his home, in background, caught fire more than five years ago and is still standing, to his frustration; and the house beside him was tore down after a fire, but the grass is tall.

    The Ugly Truth about South Toledo

    By many measures, Toledo has been in decline for decades. But the most recent recession has hit it hard as evidenced by these photos shot in June 2014 in south Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014
  • The faded paint appears to read "Romanoff Electric Motor Service Inc" on the full building along Central Avenue across from Albion and alongside the railroad tracks.

    The Ugly Truth about West Toledo

    By many measures, Toledo has been in decline for decades. But the most recent recession has hit it hard as evidenced by these photos shot in June 2014 in west Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    6/15/2014

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