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8/21/2015 12:00 AM
Collins has credibility on the issues
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The mayor’s race keeps changing. The runners keep changing. Events keep changing the race. …

8/21/2015 12:00 AM
The joke's on us
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Nearly half a century ago, writer-director Mel Brooks’ edgy Hitler-on-Broadway satire The Producers was released in theaters, winning an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay. …

8/21/2015 12:18 AM
Now 86 years young, Gerber still UT staple
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There is an 86-year-old man living in Sylvania who knows more about University of Toledo football than head coach Matt Campbell. And just about everybody else. …

8/21/2015 12:00 AM
Kildee in prime position for run
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
FLINT, Mich. — Dan Kildee looks more like a powerful big-city mayor — or governor — than a second-term member of Congress. Tall, burly, and balding, with piercing blue eyes, he clearly loves not just politics, but also the art of governing. …

8/21/2015 12:00 AM
Stocks enjoy a surge in Michigan waters
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
MANITOU BEACH, Mich. — If you fish any of the 11,000 lakes and tens of thousands of miles of rivers and streams in the Great Lake State, then your stock market portfolio is on the rise. More than 20 million fish have been stocked in Michigan waters this year, an investment that should secure an active angling future. …

8/20/2015 12:00 AM
Mayor doing it her way
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I didn’t know Paula Hicks-Hudson well before she became mayor. We’d scarcely met. I thought she was president of Toledo City Council because she didn’t scare anyone. …

8/20/2015 8:52 AM
Around Town: Big Ride helps Little Sisters
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
The “Big Ride for the Little Sisters” reaped more than $10,000 and a heap of fun. The 9th annual Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run started at the Little Sisters of the Poor Sacred Heart Home in Oregon. Blessing of the 65 bikes was by Father Joe Weigman, then they were off to Marble Head Light House and back …

8/19/2015 12:00 AM
SA delivers produce from field to table
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
 

8/19/2015 12:05 AM
Gibbs’ teams show knack for winning
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
One thing hasn’t changed through the years, regardless of sports and teams. The people around Joe Gibbs still call him “Coach.” …

8/18/2015 12:00 AM
Fashionably Late
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Cookies. Chocolate chip cookies, to be precise.




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