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Pictures of the Week: Dec. 7-13, 2015

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The sun rises over the Maumee River in downtown Toledo on December 10, 2015.

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Ottawa Hills first grader Apoorvaa Murugana, right, is proud of her move during a chess match against St. Joseph first grader Alayna Sauer during a chess match Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at Jones Leadership Academy in Toledo, Ohio.

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Nancy Greenburg poses as a Bethlehem wine-maker at Hope Lutheran Church in Toledo, Ohio on December 10, 2015. The church will host "A Night in Bethlehem" December 12-13, and the event is free and open to the public.

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Mike Jinks, left, his wife Meredith and their children Jaden, 9, Madison, 5, and Tristan, 1, stand together for a photograph after a press conference officially welcoming Mr. Jinks as the new head football coach Thursday, December 10, 2015, at the Stroh Center at Bowling Green State University. The Jinks family are moving to Bowing Green from Texas Tech, where Mr. Jinks served as Associate Head Coach.

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Bully Globetrotter Harlem Globe Trotter Zeus McClurkin, originally from Columbus, left, performs during a talk he delivered for students about bullying Wednesday, December 9, 2015, at Larchmont School in North Toledo. Mr. McClurkin combined his personal story with lessons for children about the best way to deal with bullies.

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Carly Kudzia, left, and Kaya Perry, right, 4, of Sylvania, sit together in front of the FoodieCards kiosk during holiday shopping at the Franklin Park Mall on December 12, 2015. FoodieCards is having a fundraiser for the Carly Cares charity, which benefits Carly Kudzia and the fight against progeria.

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Fifth-grader Hunter Krum watches his Minecraft game work after coding the game, as students at Genoa Elementary School participate in National Computer Science Week and Hour of Code, Wednesday, December 9, 2015.

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Philanthropist Russell Ebeid speaks during the ProMedica Ebeid Institute's Market on the Green ribbon cutting ceremony in Toledo.

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Ronald McDonald, left, helps Angie Ruiz, 7, of Perrysburg, cross the bars on the playground during a community open house at the new Ronald McDonald house on Monroe St. on December 13, 2015.

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A plaque in the family room during a community open house at the new Ronald McDonald house on Monroe St. on December 13, 2015.

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Jeff Ort, of Sylvania, top, oversaw the search for the perfect Christmas tree with his sons Keegan, 10, bottom left, Kaleb, 12, right, and Lincoln, 8, (not pictured) at the Helsel Christmas Tree Lot on Regency Plaza in West Toledo. When asked about what type of tree the family was looking for, Mr. Ort joked, "It just has to fit inside the house." The family agreed to purchase the first tree they all liked, had it trimmed and headed home to Sylvania.

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Bonnie Scott, of Sylvania, center, trains Mathew Hooper, of Medina, on footwork as they and other members of the Society for Creative Anachronism join together Saturday, December 12, 2015, to celebrate Yule Feast at Park Church United Church of Christ in South Toledo. The local group, known as the Barony of the Red Spears, includes Toledo, Bowling Green, Findlay, Sandusky and Tiffin.

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im Lagger wears festive gear during the Uptown 5K Santa Run in Toledo. Lagger stated he was from Northwood. "I mean the North Pole," he corrected himself.

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Stephen Prunier, Toledo, holds his one-year-old son Michael as his wife Alysia gives him a kiss during the City of Toledo tree lighting ceremony at Ottawa Park, Friday, December 11, 2015.

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Aparna Brown, left, an assistant coach with The Ottawa Hills Dynamo Futbol Club Juniors first grade team, shows player Cora Walker, 6, right, how to dribble the ball during practice at Ottawa Hills High School on December 13, 2015.

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Gayle Freitag, left, and her granddaughters Hope Snyder, 6, and Riley Snyder, hold candles during a vigil dedicating an "Angle of Hope" statue at ProMedica Toledo Children's Hospital in Toledo, Ohio on December 13, 2015. The vigil was held on worldwide Candle Lighting Day to honor children who have passed.

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Heather Honaker goes to place a rose in the arms of the "Angle of Hope" during vigil dedicating the new statue at ProMedica Toledo Children's Hospital.

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Nxt Revolution parent volunteer Prak Naik, center, high fives Andrei Radjenovic, 10, after their team's robot preformed well during the First Lego League STEM Center Ohio Regional tournament Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Sylvania Southview High School. Kids on 23 teams from a variety of local schools built robots from legos for the competition. The robots were judged on their ability to achieve a number of tasks in a set time frame. Judging criteria for teams also included elements like teamwork, gracious professionalism and presentation. Nxt Revolution is a team from Maumee Valley Country Day school.

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European Space Agency service module, NASA Plum Brook Station, November 29, 2015, in Sandusky, Ohio.

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Evan Barta, 6, of Walbridge, greets Darth Vader, right and a Star Wars Stormtrooper, left, during a special Star Wars themed event at Books-A-Million at Levis Commons on December 12, 2015.

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The YWCA on December 10, 2015.

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Heekmee Rushingbae rides his bike along Broadway St. in Toledo.

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Chris Rollman, 15, cleans up the duck pen at his Ash St. home. Chris and his three siblings raise ducks, quail, pheasants, goats, pigs, chickens and rabbits for the Lucas County 4-H Club.

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With a foggy backdrop of the Lucas County Courthouse, Manchester Roofing worker Sean Ross straightens up during roofing job at 1700 Canton in Toledo, Ohio before calling it quits for the day.

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Face Forward worker Demario Hand, 16, helps fill the organic garden beds in preparation for spring at the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center in Toledo.

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Volunteer James Campbell, left, and Work Experience worker Jeffrey Kutzly fill the organic garden beds in preparation for spring at the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center in Toledo.

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Jason Major, with the City of Toledo Parks and Forestry Department, puts-up the holiday lights on the trees in the median in front of One Government Center on December 10, 2015.

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The tug boat Nebraska helps guide the salt water ship Federal Margaree up the Maumee River to ADM Grain, Wednesday, December 9, 2015.

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A crew member prepares to check the clearance under the Anthony Wayne Bridge as the salt water ship Federal Margaree is guided up the Maumee River to ADM Grain, Wednesday, December 9, 2015.

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Crew members stand on the bow.

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Students Karen Emery, left, and Becky Herbert, 61, right, hi-five each other while walking under a parachute during a rhythmical movement class called "Body Recall Legacy" at the Sylvania Senior Center on December 7, 2015. The class, which is held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday between 11:30am - 12:30pm, stresses flexibility, range of motion, and balance for seniors.

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Anya Hewett, 2, plays on the stairs to the slide at Olander Park in Sylvania, Ohio on December 11, 2015.

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From left, Vern Balodis, Vicki Romanoff, Shawn Nafzger, and Brett Marchel file kites at Maumee Bay State Park in Oregon, Ohio on December 13, 2015. The unusually warm weather had many people out enjoying the park, despite it being mid-December.

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Vicki Romanoff, right, and Vern Balodis, fly kites with their kite-flying group at Maumee Bay State Park in Oregon, Ohio on December 13, 2015. The unusually warm weather had many people out enjoying the park, despite it being mid-December.

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The BLOCK Communications holiday party at The Valentine, Thursday, December 10, 2015.

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Billy Mann, dressed as Santa Claus, greets kids during the Boys and Girls Clubs holiday party Wednesday, December 9, 2015, at Imagination Station in Toledo, Ohio.

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A shroud of fog along the Maumee River in Toledo, Ohio drapes the Col. James M. Schoonmaker and hides the Veterans' Glass City Skyway bridge beyond, on December 7, 2015.

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Rogers' Taquarius Belcher (11) chases a loose ball against Bowsher during a basketball game Thursday, December 10, 2015, in Toledo, Ohio.

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Whitmer High School player Sam Hickey (4) protests a call as they play St. John's Jesuit during their basketball game at St. John's Jesuit High School, Friday, December 11, 2015.

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St. John's Jesuit player Vincent Williams (32) makes a shot against Whitmer High School player Mason Durden (0) during their basketball game at St. John's Jesuit High School, Friday, December 11, 2015.

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Bowsher's Darryl Robinson looks to the basket under pressure from Springfield's Trevor Spangler, 35, during basketball game at Springfield High School in Holland, Ohio. T

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University of Toledo player Nathan Boothe dunks the ball against Oakland University during their basketball game at Savage Arena, Saturday, December 12, 2015.

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University of Toledo player Zach Garber (33) dunks against Oakland University player Jalen Hayes (4) during their basketball game at Savage Arena, Saturday, December 12, 2015.

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The Walleye mascot goes down the ice slide at theToledo Zoo in Toledo, Ohio on December 7, 2015. Players greeted fans, signed autographs and slid down the ice slide.

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Sophia Wiercinski, 10, goes down the ice slide at theToledo Zoo in Toledo, Ohio on December 7, 2015. Players greeted fans, signed autographs and slid down the ice slide.

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David Sloan, 4, looks at model trains at the Children's Wonderland exhibit held at the Tam-O-Shanter in Sylvania, Ohio on December 11, 2015. The Sylvania Recreation District puts on the seasonal exhibit annually. ]

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People walk by decorative displays at the Children's Wonderland exhibit held at the Tam-O-Shanter in Sylvania, Ohio on December 11, 2015. The Sylvania Recreation District puts on the seasonal exhibit annually.

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