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1/18/2015 12:00 AM
A vision for independent living
There’s a common misconception that white canes, guide dogs, Braille, and the kindness of loved ones are the only available resources to assist those with little or no vision.

1/18/2015 8:46 AM
Frogtown: 1/18

1/18/2015 12:00 AM
These snowshoes are meant for walking
Enough with the “it’s too snowy” excuse to hibernate through winter.

1/18/2015 12:00 AM
The chaise makes a comeback
HIGH POINT, N.C. — Fainting couch, lounge chair, or chaise — whatever you tag it, this elongated chair is showing up once again in homes and showrooms. The chaise, whose origins stretch back to the day beds of ancient Egypt and Greece, had fallen out of favor. But new looks are making it more appealing to today’s furniture buyers.

1/18/2015 12:00 AM
Poultry seasoning shines in this soup
On a cold or not-so-cold but rainy January night, nothing tastes better to me than chicken soup. And as it often goes, my craving for a slowly simmered homemade soup comes about 20 minutes before I want to sit down to dinner.

1/18/2015 12:00 AM
New bio worthy of Gov. Rhodes
When I first saw Gov. Jim Rhodes on the campaign trail in 1978, I found him hard to take seriously. He was a jowly man who bellowed about jobs, seemed delighted with his lack of sophistication, and dragged Asian trade delegations to eat at Wendy’s.

1/17/2015 4:49 PM
CNN anchor leaves after tweets
The veteran CNN anchor Jim Clancy has left the network after a series of Twitter messages he wrote about the terrorist attack on the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo that left 12 people dead.

1/17/2015 12:00 AM
Sisters of Notre Dame moving
It's not the standard religious act of feeding the hungry. As The Blade reported Dec. 30, the Roman Catholic Sisters of Notre Dame have reached a deal to sell 18.7 acres of their west Toledo campus to Kroger, including their 1924 Provincial Center which includes residences for mostly senior-citizen sisters.

1/17/2015 12:00 AM
Symphony survey classical music
Friday’s Toledo Symphony Classics VI concert surveyed the state of classical music: past, present, and future, emphasis on future.

1/17/2015 12:00 AM
'Hairspray' coming to Lourdes
It may portray American society in the 1960s, but the Tony-award winning Broadway play Hairspray touches on societal issues that teenagers deal with today.

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