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Fight gangs with meals and baseball
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Tonya Duran runs Believe Center Inc. at the Aurora Gonzales Center in South Toledo. She works with gangs in the South End. …

Published 12 hours ago
Around town: 7-24
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Music was the focus for several recent fundraisers.

7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Someday Ko must control her money
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Most parents will agree that raising kids is the toughest job going. We grow older together with a lot of trial and, if we’re lucky, few errors. The challenges are endless. …

7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Those pesky yellow spots
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I get a lot of email from all of you loyal readers about lots of garden troubles, new projects you are working on and the gigantic veggies. And one of the recent questions is about those yellow spots cropping up in the yard. I have a feeling it is something we can blame on one of the members of your …

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Fishing memories made for father, son
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
RENROCK, Ohio — Lee Woldenberg felt it was time to get moving on some of the items on that bucket list. …

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Give it up for the Saskatoon berry
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
It‘‍s not the Sasquatch berry.

7/21/2014 12:00 AM
Million-dollar baby earns her allowance
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The last player standing was The Kid.

7/21/2014 12:00 AM
History on a Mediterranean cruise
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
A recent cruise took me to famous cities on the Mediterranean Sea. I have been to some of these cities before, but visiting them by sea was different. An added attraction was the company of my friends Naveed and Rehana Ahmed of Toledo. …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Kasich: The maverick as CEO
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Speaking of John Kasich, a while back, someone said to me: “He’s a good governor, but I wouldn’t want him for a neighbor.” …

7/20/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo's blight war is winnable
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
The Blade’s recent reporting on blight in Toledo — thousands of empty homes that have decayed beyond salvation, derelict commercial buildings, neglected lots turned into dump sites — is causing some longtime Toledoans to lament that their city has never looked worse. …