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7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Going green
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I don’t think most Americans will buy a green car if it costs considerably more than a gasoline powered vehicle — no matter how deep their environmental roots. But get within the same price range, and more and more consumers will take the plunge. Basic economics — price point and cost benefit ratios — are key. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Two for Twenty: Pumpernickel’s Deli
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Pumpernickel’s Deli and Cafe is the sort of place where you can get to know your neighbors, whether others who may reside in the Old West End, where the restaurant is located, or those who are sitting at the next table. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Where are pro-choice voices?
BY MARINA BOLOTNIKOVA BLADE COLUMNIST
Abortion is one of the most frequently used medical procedures in the world. By some estimates, as many as one in three American women will have an abortion during her lifetime. Close to a million abortions are performed in the United States each year. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Food imports should have been scrutinized
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Ken Hale was just one of several readers who were taken aback by a statement in Keith Burris’ column on June 12. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Young arms will decide Indians’ fate
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The first half of the baseball season has been a slog for the Cleveland Indians as they try to dig out from 19 losses in their first 29 games. They are still subterranean vs. the .500 mark but ... …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
National Matches are steeped in history
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
PORT CLINTON — The Ohio National Guard installation at Camp Perry has been the host of the premier shooting event in the nation for more than a century. The National Matches return to Camp Perry over the next six weeks, and the competition is expected to bring more than 6,000 shooters from around the world to the site along …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Conditions right for driving pets buggy
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
The recent heavy rainfall has affected many people in our region, but there may be some lasting impacts to our pets as well. Many ectoparasites, or creatures that live on the outside of the host, thrive in higher humidity and environmental conditions may be ripe for a bumper crop of fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes this summer. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
First power outage at new house
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Sunday, June 28, 5:46 a.m. Good morning, Toledo Edison. Thank you for calling. An even bigger thank you goes to Thomas Edison, who in my opinion, especially in darkness, is America’s greatest inventor. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 7/5
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE Crosby Festival of the Arts: A Toledo Botanical Garden Event presented by The Andersons last weekend was one giant birthday party in honor of the festival and garden’s 50th anniversary. It started off with the Preview Gala Party presented by Yark Automotive Group with Mercy that Friday night for nearly 950 attendees at $75 per person. …

7/4/2015 12:00 AM
Why is Kasich planning a presidential run?
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The suspense surely had every Ohioan on edge. What’s coming is bigger than a new attraction at Cedar Point or tickets to a Taylor Swift concert. …




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