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Published 21 hours ago
Falcons fast at allowing yards, points
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning quarterback:

Published 21 hours ago
ISIS violence needs strong response
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The rise of militant Sunni Muslims in parts of Syria and Iraq has been in the making for more than 40 years. The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has in the past six months consolidated its gains with the fall of the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. Its progress, however, has been slowed with recent aerial bombardment and …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
New war on poverty alters tactics
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Why fight about the extent of blight in Toledo and how to combat it? T-Towns or a blight authority? …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Gloomy job climate, but hopeful forecast
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Labor Day is a celebration of the American worker. But this Labor Day, what do Ohio’s workers have to celebrate, other than getting tomorrow off? Not so much. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Celebrate Labor Day with brunch
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Enjoy the Labor Day Brunch on Monday at Sauder Village, 22611 State Rt. 2, Archbold, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meal will include the signature Barn Chicken, biscuits and gravy, crepes, fresh fruit, home fries, pastries, pork loin, as well as a chocolate fountain and much more. The cost of the brunch is $15.29 for …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Ely rolls in UT debut
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Phillip Ely transferred to Toledo from Alabama. He wasn’t a benchwarmer for Nick Saban. He was No. 2 on the depth chart at quarterback behind A.J. McCarron on a national championship team. He played in six games and had a touchdown pass against Mississippi State. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Casting call
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
These were typical brothers, telling their lone sister they would show her how to cast, how to bait the hook, or how to tie on a leader, but they would only show her once or twice, and then she was on her own and she’d have to do it herself. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
On the Town: 8/31
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Toledo Barefoot at the Beach presented by Medical Mutual was Aug. 16 at Maumee Bay State Park along the beach overlooking Lake Erie. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Take precautions when bringing a sick stray indoors
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
Dear Dr. Thompson,

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Age is catching up with dear feline friend
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Call it Kitty Curb Service or just plain love.