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  • The exterior of the plant. Tax credits and adequate parking are two areas that have to be worked out, says Robin Whitney, vice president, Property Acquisition and Development for ProMedica.

    Planned ProMedica headquarters

    The former steam plant in downtown Toledo will soon be home to ProMedica headquarters, bringing approximately 700 administrative employees together on one central campus. Here's what it looked like May 22. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/23/2014
  • Getting ready for the ceremonial shoveling are, from left: Toledo mayor D. Michael Collins, Dr. Romules Durant, Dr. Cynthia Adams. city council member Larry Sykes, Lucas County Commissioner Tina Skeldon Wozniak [partially obscured], and Scott High School special education teacher and football coach Mike Daniels.

    Scott football stadium groundbreaking

    Scott High School broke ground May 22 for a football stadium at the high school in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/22/2014
  • Vic Kretz, left, from North Baltimore, receives his Waite High School diploma from Romules Durant, TPS Superintendent.

    Waite High School Memorial Day program

    Diplomas were handed out and veterans were remembered during the 2014 Memorial Day Program on May 22 in the auditorium at Waite High School. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/22/2014
  • Start's Jared Eff (14) steals second base against Bowsher second baseman Nick Hill.

    IN PICTURES: Start tops Bowsher 2-0

    The City League baseball championship game featured Start against Bowsher on Thursday May 22, 2014. Start won the game 2-0. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/22/2014
  • Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson delivers against the Baltimore Orioles.

    IN PICTURES: Indians outlast Orioles in 13 innings

    The Cleveland Indians beat the Orioles 8-7 in 13 innings on Thursday, May 22, 2014.

    5/22/2014
  • Tessa Buckholtz of Toledo and Alexandria Hefner of Sylvania at the Mothers' Center of Greater Toledo's "Playdate with a Purpose."

    Playdate with a Purpose

    The Mothers' Center of Greater Toledo collected over 600 books on Sunday, May 18 to donate to Toledo's Read for Literacy at the group's "Playdate with a Purpose" at Woodlands Park in Perrysburg. The Mothers' Center meets weekly during the school year in Sylvania and at area parks in the summer. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/21/2014
  • Denny Garvin, city parks and recreation, stands next to a dead tree on Superior Street.

    Downtown's Dead Trees

    Photos of dead trees in Downtown Toledo. The harsh winter and heavy use of road salt impacted the soil of many city trees. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/21/2014
  • Max Scherzer  delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians.

    Indians outlast Tigers in 13 innings

    The Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday May 21, 2014 at Progressive Field to complete a 3-game sweep.

    5/21/2014
  • Hundreds of cyclists set off.

    Cyclists ride in silence for fallen

    The 11th Annual National Ride of Silence at the University of Toledo's main campus in West Toledo set of M Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Riding in silence and escorted by police, the route ran about eight miles though high visible areas of West Toledo and lasted around an hour. The ride is held to raise awareness of cyclists on roadways and to honor those who have been injured or killed while riding. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/21/2014
  • Genoa's Casey Gose (2) is tagged out by   Lake's Adam Duncan (7).

    IN PICTURES: Lake vs. Genoa in baseball

    On Wednesday, May 22, 2014, Genoa hosted Lake in a key Northern Buckeye Conference baseball battle. Showing no quit after Lake’s five-run rally led to a 10-6 Flyers lead in the top of the sixth inning, the Comets answered with five runs in the bottom of that inning and held on for an 11-10 victory. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/22/2014
  • Dog Party at the Sylvania Library

    The Sylvania Library hosted a party for the Golden Retriever Club on Monday night to celebrate the last session of the Sit! Stay! Read. program. During the program, kids are able to practice their reading to therapy dogs. Sit! Stay! Read! will start up again July 9th and run until August 13th - every Wednesday from 7-8pm.

    5/23/2014
  • Perrysburg's Zach Honsberger scores against Springfield catcher Devin Burns during the fourth inning.

    IN PICTURES: Perrysburg defeats Springfield in baseball

    Perrysburg won 6-3 over Springfiled in a baseball game played Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/20/2014
  • Notre Dame catcher Nicole Bakken tags out Anthony Wayne's Mac Rhodes on an attempted home plate steal in the 1st inning.

    IN PICTURES: Notre Dame girls beat Anthony Wayne

    Notre Dame won against Anthony Wayne during Div. 1 district semifinal softball game on Tuesday, May 21, 2014 at Rolf Park in Maumee, Ohio.

    5/20/2014
  • Northview junior engineering students Yuhang Zou, 17, left, Matt Hosler, 17, center left, Jake Sarmento, 17, center, Lucas Sturt, center right, and Anthony McCune, 16, right, watch as Sarmento launches their rocket.

    Rocketry launches education in Sylvania

    A rocket rematch was held between the Northview junior and senior teams of rocket engineering students Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at Timberstone Junior High in Sylvania. The groups designed, built and tested their rocketry project, eventually competing against 715 teams for the juniors to place third in the Nation. On Tuesday, the two groups fired off their respective rockets in two heats to see whose would fulfill the contest parameters the best. The second launch from the junior team ended with their rocket landing in the water, making the seniors, with their height of 829 feet and airborne count of 53.3 seconds, the victors. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

    5/20/2014
  • Anthony Wayne Generals catcher D.J. Komisarek high-fives his teammates after scoring a run.

    Generals top Wildcats

    The Anthony Wayne Generals defeated the Napoleon Wildcats 10-5 on May 19 at Napoleon High School. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLAGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/19/2014
  • Pool champion and master player Scott Marion takes a shot during a regular season NAPA game at 21 West Lounge on Alexis Road.

    Pool on cue for NAPA

    North American Poolshooters Association currently boasts almost 100 teams locally that play pool throughout the Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/18/2014
  • US Navel Sea Cadets stand together during the 7th Annual Veteran's Memorial Program in the former Toledo State Hospital Cemetery behind Bowsher High School in South Toledo.

    The Unmarked Graves

    Photos of the 7th Annual Veteran's Memorial Program on Saturday, May 17, 2014, in the former Toledo State Hospital Cemetery behind Bowsher High School in South Toledo. Now the Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital, the former State Hospital buried 906 people in the cemetery between 1888 and 1922. Many of the graves are unmarked or sunken, with only 206 identified. Put on by the Toledo State Hospital Cemetery Reclamation Project, the event included local military speakers, guest speaker Dr. Mychail Scheramic, CEO of the Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital, and the formal presentation of a bench and memorial by Eagle Scout Ian Vogt, 17.

    5/18/2014
  • Ann Anderson Stranahan makes a few remarks before receiving her doctorate of public service, Honoris Causa. Stranahan is a civic activist and a poet.

    Lourdes University's Commencement

    Photos of Lourdes University's fifty-sixth commencement, and the first for new president David Livingstone, PhD., in Toledo, on Saturday, May 17, 2014. In addition to more than 460 graduates receiving degrees, the Sylvania school is awarding an honorary degree to Ann Anderson Stranahan and one to Brian Kennedy. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

    5/23/2014
  • Mike Buckley spins out heading into turn three as the rain begins to come down.

    IN PICTURES: Menards 200 qualifying

    Photo highlights from qualifying for the Menards 200 on May 17 at Toledo Speedway. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

    5/18/2014
  • Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Justin Masterson delivers a pitch.

    IN PICTURES: Indians fall to A's 13-3

    The Cleveland Indians hosted the Oakland Athletics on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Progressive Field. Oakland earned a blowout win 13-3.

    5/18/2014

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