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5/18/2015 12:00 AM
May means golf
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
It is the lusty month of May, as they say in Camelot, and you know what that means. No, not that. May means it’s time to go golfing. …

5/18/2015 12:00 AM
Some kind of milestone
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
March 3, 2015, marked the centenary of a remarkable event: The premier of the first “real,” “genuine” American motion picture. It’s called The Birth of a Nation, and it’s an outstanding cultural milestone. …

5/18/2015 12:00 AM
Medicaid for mothers

Over the past decade, infant mortality rates in Lucas County and the rest of Ohio have remained heartbreakingly high, especially for African-Americans and poor families. Yet as they prepare to pass a new state budget, many lawmakers want to reduce support for expectant mothers who are Medicaid recipients. That shouldn’t happen. …

5/18/2015 12:00 AM
No-brainer
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You’d think if Ohio legislators could pass a state law that would almost certainly save dozens of lives — or more — each year, they would jump at the chance. But that’s not the case with mandates on the use of motorcycle helmets. …

5/18/2015 12:00 AM
City's focus needs to be on youths
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5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Real leaders are in the community
BY JEFF GERRITT BLADE DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
With few exceptions, Toledo’s elected officials appear clueless and, like their sports teams, strictly minor league. But in my two years here, I’ve also found some major-league leadership — young and old — in the community, where things really happen. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Saudi snub

President Obama’s nuclear breakthrough with Iran offers a rare opportunity to rein in Tehran’s nuclear program and end more than 30 years of antagonism with the nation. It needs to go forward. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Unwrap the Jeep deal
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City and state officials want to assure you that they’re offering Fiat Chrysler Automobiles a terrific deal to maintain production of the Jeep Wrangler at the Toledo Assembly Complex. You’ll have to take their word for it, though, because they aren’t letting you know what that deal includes — even though you’re going to pay for it. …

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Jeep Wrangler
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

5/17/2015 12:00 AM
Vaccination can save lives
BY DR. DEEPA MUKUNDAN
Vaccination is the topic of one of our country’s most heated debates. No matter your position on the issue, we should all appreciate the choice — and the privilege — we have in the matter. …




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