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10/11/2015 12:00 AM
Has the time come for compulsory voting?
Letters to the Editor
Perhaps the time has come to consider compulsory voting if the successful candidate for mayor is truly to represent the people of Toledo, if one can judge from voter turnout for previous elections (“Energizing the vote,” editorial, Sept. 10). …

10/11/2015 12:00 AM
2 Mikes base mayoral bids on appeals to past, future
“Don’t look at me as a politician,” insists Mike Bell, a former mayor of Toledo who wants that job back. “I’m a public servant. I’m just real.” …

10/11/2015 12:00 AM
How to revive Toledo’s depressed airport
I have not flown out of Toledo Express Airport in more than a decade. I have a lot of company. …

10/11/2015 12:00 AM
Fair release

About 6,000 drug offenders will be released from federal prisons within weeks, their terms cut short by new sentencing guidelines. Their release reflects not just the revised, retroactive guidelines enacted by the U.S. Sentencing Commission, but also the nation’s growing concern about the number of citizens it jails.  …

10/11/2015 12:00 AM
Yes on Issue 2, No on 3

Ohio voters deserve the opportunity to choose whether they want to legalize marijuana for medical and recreational use. But if they decide they do, they should not be forced in the process to make a small group of rich Ohioans enormously richer. That is the fatal flaw of Issue 3 on this fall’s statewide ballot, and why the proposal deserves a …

10/10/2015 12:00 AM
For City Council
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The six district seats on the 12-member Toledo City Council are up for election next month. Incumbent council members face challenges in four of the contests. …

10/10/2015 12:00 AM
Don’t blame shootings on mental illness
Letters to the Editor

10/10/2015 12:00 AM
Guns and fear are all too common
On the day last week that students were massacred at a community college in Oregon, Erie County deputies in Ohio were at my son’s high school investigating a creepy, hard-to-trace Instagram missive aimed at more than a dozen students. According to the Sandusky Register, officials were notified of the disturbing online posts by a parent. …

10/9/2015 12:00 AM
Deal with bridge owner stinks
DETROIT — Virtually everyone in Michigan knows about Manuel “Matty” Moroun, the owner of the Ambassador Bridge, from his epic battle to preserve his monopoly on the crossing over the Detroit River that links this city with Windsor, Ontario. …

10/9/2015 12:00 AM
Ujvagi for City Council

In the only race this year for Toledo City Council that does not include an incumbent, Democrat Peter Ujvagi and independent Glen Cook are facing off in District 3, which includes East Toledo and the Old South End. The winner of the Nov. 3 election will replace Mike Craig, a three-term Democrat who must give up his council seat …

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