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Pictures of the Week: March 21-27, 2016

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Known as “Nate the Great,” Thurmond is seen here smashing the ball out of a Miami of Ohio player’s hands as he attempted a jump shot during the season opener on Dec. 12, 1962. BGSU went on to win the game 86-36. Thurmond retired in 1977, after 14 seasons in the NBA. He chalked up 14,464 rebounds, and scored 14,437 points in 1,014 NBA games. He played in seven All-Star games. He is in the Basketball Hall of Fame, the MAC Hall of Fame, and the Bowling Green Hall of Fame. In 1996, he was named one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history. The Warriors and the Cavaliers retired his No. 42 jersey.

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Ashton Saunders, 14, center, does pushups with other participants in the 80th Dose of Reality program Friday, March 25, 2016, in South Toledo. The program is a one-night-long "boot camp" run by the organization Young Men and women For Change, which seeks to adjust errant behavior in children.

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Shawn Mahone Sr. speaks with parents about his program's philosophy at the beginning of the 80th Dose of Reality program Friday, March 25, 2016, in South Toledo.

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Viewed from the lobby, Volo, an original work of art, hangs in the lobby of the ProMedica Health and Wellness Center in Sylvania, Ohio on March 25, 2016.

Jetta Fraser

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Crains at the Ohio Cat at 25970 Dixie Highway in Perrysburg, Ohio.

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Barb Eikost and Joseph Belcher, 15, talk at Jones Leadership Academy Monday, March 21, 2016 in Toledo. Mrs. Eikost has been mentoring Belcher, a freshman, since he was seven years old.

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Robert Fletcher, of Toledo, Phyllis Flores, of Maumee, and Robert's mother Pam Fletcher, also of Toledo, at the dinner. The annual free dinner on Easter Sunday in Christ the King's Basil Goes Activities Building in Toledo, Ohio on March 27, 2016. Volunteers help to serve traditional Easter dinner with all of the trimmings, and then some, to over 200 guests.

Jetta Fraser

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With a siren start from Perrysburg Rotary Learning Day by Day program director Tammi Haigh, second from left, the children dash for the eggs. The Perrysburg Heights Community Center hosts a free Easter Egg Hunt for area children in Perrysburg, Ohio on March 26, 2016. About 50 children search for the 750 eggs set out for them. Each egg had candy in it except for the golden eggs, which gave each finder a special prize. Breakfast and Easter-themed pages to color were part of the activities.

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Sonya Oviedo, of Columbus, checks a photograph of her and her her niece, Indiya Cabello, 1, in the Easter Egg hunt. [Sonya Oviedo is the sister of Carlos Oviedo.]

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Nevaeh Rowe, 4, of Perrysburg, in the egg hunt for children four years old and younger.

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The Easter Bunny, Alexa Wagner, 18, hops down the lawn while leading a parade of children during Easter festivities at the President Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont on March 26, 2016.

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Children line up with eggs on spoons ready for the start of an egg race during Easter activities at the Hayes Presidential Center.

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Addison Kleinhans, center, 6, of Fremont, hops along with other children in an Easter parade during Easter activities at the Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont on March 26, 2016.

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Following the example of Christ who washed the feet of the Apostles at the Last Supper, Bishop Daniel Thomas washes the foot of Rev. Msgr. Marvin Borger, right, after doing the same for Joe Glorioso, left, and Tina Dzienny, center, during the the Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper at Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedra, Thursday, March 24, 2016.

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Hindus during the Holi celebration Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at the Hindu Temple of Toledo in Sylvania, Ohio.

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Sahiti Maturi, left, 10, and her sister Shasini Maturi, right, 8, both of Toledo, participate in the Rangowali Holi, a Hindu celebration of spring, at the Hindu Temple of Toledo on March 27, 2016.

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The Hotel Seagate is being demolished in downtown Toledo, Ohio on March 21, 2016.

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Horses and tractors transport people from the pancake breakfast to the sugar shack and tree tapping area during the Maple Syrup Festival at the Williams County Fairgrounds in Montpelier, Ohio.

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David Dietsch pours pancakes during the Maple Syrup Festival at the Williams County Fairgrounds in Montpelier, Ohio.

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BGSU graduate and news anchor Leon Bibb applauds the presidents during the BGSU President's Panel at the BGSU Student Union in Bowling Green, Ohio.

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Ranya's owner Najie Olive closed down the Mediterranean restaurant in Downtown Toledo, Ohio after 20 years. This is a letter he wrote when he was young. He's since updated it to reflect where he is now.

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Solomon King, left, Noah Kosier, and Porter Apodaca, discover that air is a conductor of sound. The Lourdes University Department of Education, the Appold Planetarium, and the Collegiate Middle Level Association (CMLA) student organization host a STEM Day for 78 Beverly Elementary School 5th graders at the university in Sylvania, Ohio on March 21, 2016.

Jetta Fraser

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An amur tiger eats a meat treat for Easter at the Toledo Zoo in Toledo.

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Amur tigers are fed Easter egg treats at the Toledo Zoo in Toledo.

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Saline, Mich. resident Ethan Janeczek watches a diver feed fish inside the Aquarium at the Toledo Zoo in Toledo.

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Susan Sheidler, center, raises her hands as she and her fellow congregants sing together during an Easter service Saturday, March 26, 2016, at Calvary Church in Maumee. Easter is single most important Christian holiday. Christians around the world celebrate Easter as the day Jesus Christ rose from the dead.

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A woman raises her arms up as hundreds of congregants sing together during an Easter service Saturday, March 26, 2016, at Calvary Church in Maumee. Easter is single most important Christian holiday. Christians around the world celebrate Easter as the day Jesus Christ rose from the dead.

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Gary Ferrell, left, a patient inmate in the hospice unit at the Franklin Medical Center, and inmate Scott Abram, right, a member of the Stephen Ministry, shake hands after Abram played guitar for him on March 17, 2016.

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Lucas County Dog Warden Julie Lyle is pictured with "Finnegan" Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at Lucas County Canine Care and Control in Toledo. Finnegan, a Chow mix, is estimated to be 5-6 weeks old. He had surgery due to an infection in his lower jaw. The initial cost of more that $2000 is being paid by Cutie's Fund.

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Toledo Police Officers Anthony Wrozek high-fives Hayden Waoentowski, 7, after Officer Wrozek and Officer Megan Ivey spoke with about 45 second grade students about 911 and other safety issues Monday, March 21, 2016, at DeVeaux Elementary in North Toledo. Students in the classes wrote stories about police officers keeping communities safe. Officer Ivey, who is a parent of a second grader, brought the stories into the station. The officers came to visit the school to show their appreciation.

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Audrey Vriezelaar, 6, of Oregon, is one of over a score of children in the hunt. Children at the start of an Easter egg hunt at First Congregational Church in Toledo, Ohio on March 27, 2016.

Jetta Fraser

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Lee-Ann Hoover, 7, of Weston, makes a sand angel on the beach at Maumee Bay State Park in Oregon on March 27, 2016.

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Byron Wynn, culinary arts & events director for the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center, planting a tree in his panoramic egg. The Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center, Inc. hosts a workshop to make panoramic Easter eggs, at the center in Toledo, Ohio on March 20, 2016.

Jetta Fraser

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Sunita Dhar, 15, playing Mayzie La Bird, left, Allie Gehling, 16, playing Jo-Jo, center left, Max Ruff, 18, playing the Cat in the Hat, center right, and Taylor Surgeon-Hess, 17, playing Gertrude, right, sing together as part of a preview performance during the Sylvania School Board meeting Monday, March 21, 2016, at Southview High School. The musical "Seussical" will feature a mix of high school and elementary school students and counts about 150 members in its production total. The show runs April 14-17 at the Southview High School Performing Arts Center.

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BGSU football player Ryan Hunter escorts Olivia Flores to the stage during 'An Evening with the Toledo Troopers' in the BGSU Student Union at Bowling Green, Ohio.

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vexecutive director of the Women's Football Foundation, reacts to when she was a young girl playing football with the boys, and her mother called her into the house and told her to put her shirt on because 'You're a girl!'

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Sue Smith, mother of Guy Stout, writer and producer of a movie on the Toledo Troopers, videotaping at right, views memorabilia.

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Two thousand Bobblehead dolls of Detroit Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek were given away to fans before the Toledo Walleye played the Cincinnati Cyclones during at the Huntington Center, Saturday, March 26, 2016.

The Blade/Andy Morrison
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spt Walleye27p Cincinnati Cyclones player Zach Budish (24) tries to start a fight with Toledo Walleye player Dominic Zombo (14) during the first period of their hockey game at the Huntington Center, Saturday, March 26, 2016.

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