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Pics of the Week: September 21-27, 2015

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Artist Victor Ving working on the mural for Toledo. Ving and photographer Lisa Beggs are creating the mural on the west side wall of Iggy's in east Toledo, Ohio on September 27, 2015, as part of their "Greetings From" tour replicating the design of postcards.

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The Queen of the Ice Crushers was named the Mackinaw, and it was built in 1943 and 1944 at the Toledo Shipbuilding Co. It was considered the strongest ice breaker in the world and cost $10 million. The mammoth Toledo-made craft is shown in this Toledo Times photo, taken from a stern-view, on Feb. 27, 1944. The vessel was formally christened in Toledo on March 4, 1944.

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Ceremonial ground is broken during a ground breaking for a new warehouse and headquarters for Midwest Tape in Holland, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015.

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Bob Lund, President the Ohio Decoy Collectors and Carvers Association, spent the better part of a year crafting this award-winning Red-Breasted Merganser, which was on display during a meeting of a group of wooden decoy carving enthusiasts that included members of the Maumee Bay Carvers and the Ohio Decoy Collectors and Carvers Association Wednesday, September 23, 2015, at Woodcraft of Toledo in South Toledo.

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The street sign for Adams St. and 11th St. on September 25, 2015.

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Bishop Daniel Thomas , left, with the Konecny family of Bowling Green. Members include, clockwise from left, mom Erika, daughters Anne, 9 (partially obscured and taller than her sister) and Mary, 10.5, father Tom, and son David, 6.5. Toledo Bishop Daniel Thomas and area families board buses in Maumee, Ohio on September 21, 2015. They are going on a diocesan pilgrimage to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to see Pope Francis.

Jetta Fraser

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Toledo Police Officer Robert Bascone wears a new L3 body camera on his uniform on the left of the taser on September 28, 2015.

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Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks to supporters from the back of Charles William's 1956 Chevy pickup at Pilgram Family Restaurant in Findlay, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015.

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Dr. Sharon L. Gaber, the 17th president of the University of Toledo, speaks during her inauguration at Savage Arena.

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International students participate in the Parade of Flags during the inauguration procession of Dr. Sharon L. Gaber, the 17th president of the University of Toledo.

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Chad Kaiser, lampist, installs a second-order Fresnel lighthouse lens, which was brought from Vermilion with grant money, at the National Museum of the Great Lakes Friday, September 25, 2015 in Toledo, Ohio.

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The program for Authors! Authors! 20th anniversary celebration Leaderships Lessons from the White House with the first author, Doris Kearns Goodwin at the Main Library on September 26, 2015.

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Central Station RN Sue Cornett carries a coffee filter of popcorn through a balloon obstacle course during the 2015 Disaster Olympics at ProMedica Toledo Hospital in Toledo. The popcorn simulated toxic waste in the 'Don't Clown Around, Don't Drop the Waste,' one of the many training drills teams that competed in throughout the day.

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Linda Peiffer, coordinator of the NW Ohio Chapter of Case for Smiles, left, presents Aamiylah Anderson-Bitticks, 7, of Toledo, with a symbolic One in a Million pillowcase at the Toledo Children's Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. Anderson-Bitticks was accompanied by her grandmother, Aundrea Anderson.

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Runners and walkers make their way down Summit St. during the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in downtown Toledo on September 27, 2015.

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Runners and walkers make their way down Summit St. during the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in downtown Toledo on September 27, 2015.

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Diva, a ptibull, boxer mix, is all dressed in pink during the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in downtown Toledo on September 27, 2015.

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Crew teams bring in their boats after competing in the 30th Annual Frogtown Regatta at International Park in downtown Toledo, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.

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A large crowd watches at the finish line during the 30th Annual Frogtown Regatta at International Park in downtown Toledo, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.

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Harvest Supermoon Lunar Eclipse seen Sunday evening, September 27, 2015. It was the 4th in a series of four full moons occurring once every 6 months for the past 2 years, an event called a tetrad. Additionally, the coinciding of the Supermoon and Lunar Eclipse has not happened in 33 years, and will not happen again for 18.

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From left front, Whitmer student Nathan Linares, exchange student Tobias Haass, and Whitmer student Marty Coombs read a clue during a scavenger hunt at Whitmer High School in Toledo, Ohio on September 21, 2015. Whitmer High School students held the hunt to welcome German exchange students from Steinen, Germany.

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German exchange student Tobias Haass reads a clue during a scavenger hunt to welcome exchange students from Steinen, Germany at Whitmer High School in Toledo, Ohio on September 21, 2015.

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A sheet of glass is moved down a manufacturing line inside the the Pilkington North America glass plant in Rossford. The plant is currently running at full capacity. The company's flat glass is used in architectural projects and molded into automotive glass.

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A sheet of glass is moved down a manufacturing line.

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A monarch butterfly warms its' wings before taking flight at Maumee Bay State Park, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.

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ProMedica's Chef's Uncooked event at the Keybank building in Toledo.

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A woman crosses Orange Street in the rain while a spider hangs from a window Tuesday, September 29, 2015 in Toledo.

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This week marks the 65th Anniversary Celebration of the opening of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza, located at 300 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in South Toledo. A number of local officials were on hand Tuesday, September 22, 2015, to mark the occasion, with a historical presentation, informational booths, model trains and a telegraph operator. The then-new Central Union Terminal first opened its doors in September of 1950, and continues to serve thousands of train passengers each year. Pictured is the station's passenger waiting and ticket sales area.

The Blade/Katie Rausch
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Bailey Wietrzykowski,a freshman at Southview High School, holds his breath in the dunk tank at the Homerun Derby held at Southview High School in Sylvania, Ohio on September 26, 2015.

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Southview Cougar Sam Stout fends off Springfield Blue Devil Bryan Rogers during a football game between Springfield High School and Southview High School in Holland, Ohio on September 25, 2015.

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The Springfield High School marching band stands before a football game between Springfield High School and Southview High School in Holland, Ohio on September 25, 2015.

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Springfield Blue Devil Bryant Koback is tackled.

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Springfield Blue Devil Bryant Koback runs for a touchdown.

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Toledo Central Catholic football player Michael Warren II (40) slips into the end zone for a touchdown against Whitmer High School during the second quarter of their game at Central Catholic, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015.

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Whitmer High School football coach Jerry Bell tries to keep his team pumped up.

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Toledo Central Catholic football player Darion Greer (7) runs back an interception.

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Perrysburg WR Jackson Klusmeyer (13) runs the ball against Bowling Green during a Northern Lakes League football game Friday, September 25, 2015, in Toledo, Ohio.

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Perrysburg RB Timothy Selhorst (39) scores a touchdown.

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Anthony Wayne's Hunter Theis (11) kicks the ball away from Sylvania Northview's Jose Pita (11) during a soccer match Tuesday, September 22, 2015, in Whitehouse, Ohio.

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St. Ursula's Kerrigan McVicker (12) spikes the ball against Notre Dame's Grace Lewis (5) during a volleyball match.

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St. Ursula huddles before the start of their game against Perrysburg at Steinecker Stadium in Perrysburg, Ohio.

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Perrysburg's Addie Graham, center, hugs Beth Glowacki during game against St. Ursula at Steinecker Stadium in Perrysburg, Ohio. Graham scored off an assist by Glowacki. Behind them is Addison Young.

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University of Toledo FS Rolan Milligan (24) returns an interception for a touchdown against Arkansas State RB Johnston White (30) during the first quarter of an NCAA football gameSaturday, September 26, 2015, at the Glass Bowl in Toledo, Ohio.

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