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  1. Tempers fly over 'puppy-mill' billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Proponents and opponents of a bill that would override Toledo's ordinance restricting where pet stores may buy their puppies packed a hearing room at the Ohio Statehouse Wednesday. Judging by the green T-shirts reading "Support Responsible Breeders," the bill's supporters outnumbered opponents.

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  2. State bill would negate Toledo's puppy-mill lawRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    State lawmakers could vote as early as next week on a bill that would override Toledo's 2-year-old ordinance prohibiting stores from selling dogs not obtained through approved sources. The ordinance, designed to crack down on the sale of pets obtained through so-called "puppy mills," affects any commercial sales of "companion animals" in the city by stores opening after Jan. 1, 2014.

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  3. Kasich gives up, leaving GOP crown to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    His departure left New York real estate developer Donald Trump as the only claimant to the Republican party nomination, though Mr. Kasich had so few delegates that he wasn't regarded as a serious threat. Ohio Gov. John Kasich pauses as he speaks at The Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens on Wednesday in Columbus.

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  4. Library gives $2.74 per tax dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library contributes $2.74 in benefits locally for every taxpayer dollar directly invested in the system, according to an economic impact research study. The internal analysis by Columbus economist Howard Fleeter reports the county-wide library system gets about $37 million a year in tax dollars and generates an annual economic value of more than $101 million.

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  5. Brown rips Ohio GOP for Medicaid proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    A proposal to require working poor Ohio adults to pay more toward their government-funded health care is a Republican effort to undermine the Affordable Care Act, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown said Monday. Mr. Brown also urged the federal government to reject the request to waive rules so the state may charge premiums from as many as 1.4 million nondisabled, nonelderly people on the rolls.

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  6. Sarantou to meet votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Michael Sarantou, the Democratic candidate for the 47th House District, will hold a one-candidate forum for voters from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, at Waterville Public Library, 800 Michigan Ave. "With an open seat we can have a real discussion about what we want from our representative in Columbus." Mr. Sarantou said, "I run a small business and am raising a family here.

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  7. Henry W. Hauenstein (1924-2016): Engineer expert in water treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Henry W. Hauenstein, who became principal of a major local engineering firm, designed wastewater treatment plants that served the Toledo area, and worked across several states, died Saturday in ProMedica St. Luke's Hospital. he was 91. He had pneumonia, his daughter, Susan, said.

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  8. $26M in state budget set aside for countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Lucas County was funded for more than $26 million worth of projects in the state's new proposed capital budget bill on Tuesday, including money for the ProMedica parking facility downtown and a Sylvania downtown development project. Other large Ohio counties fared better, with Franklin County - because of improvements at Ohio State University and state office buildings in Columbus - slated for more than $222 million worth of projects.

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  9. New citizens told to 'cherish' giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Above, Britney McIntosh, left, of the Fort Findlay Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution shakes hands with new citizen Beverly Alcantara Vergara, formally of the Philippines, during the naturalization ceremony in the University of Findlay's Koehler Fitness and Recreation Complex. At left, clutching an American flag as he watches his mother take the oath of citizenship Wednesday is Joshua Rei Vergara, 4, sitting on the lap of his father, Elvin Vergara.

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  10. Perrysburg weekend features musicRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    At the Funny Bone Comedy Club: Fat Fish Blue, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., comedian Greg Warren has shows at 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, at 7 and 10 p.m. Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday. The St. Louis native is a regular on Comedy Central Presents and the Bob and Tom radio show.

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  11. Fulton Co. businesses plan expansion projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ConAgra Foods Inc. plans to expand its packaged food plant in Archbold, Ohio, a project that will add 107 jobs. THE BLADE ConAgra Foods Inc .

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  12. Puppy found on St. Patrick's Day luckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Finnegan, a chow chow mix estimated at just 6 weeks old, was found March 17 as a stray in the 400 block of White Street in East Toledo. He had an ugly injury and serious infection to his lower jaw. 1 comment

  13. OSU, Columbus join to give 100 teachers free tuitionRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Ohio State University and the city of Columbus are leading a partnership that will provide free tuition to 100 early childhood teachers. The scholarship program will benefit Ohio State's Early Head Start Partnership.

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  14. Toledo mayor announces tax review committeeRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson today announced who would sit on her six-person committee to monitor how the city's 1 percent temporary income tax is spent if approved by voters Tuesday.

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  15. St. Ignatius a big hurdle for St. FrancisRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The target on the backs of defending state champion St. Francis de Sales has only grown as the Knights have smashed scoring records and obliterated opponents. But No.

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  16. OSU opens spring with uncertaintyRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    He looked out at Ohio State's first spring practice and wondered where the time went. Gone were 16 starters from last year, most of whom he had recruited soon after arriving in Columbus in November, 2011.

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  17. 17-year-olds sue over voting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Nine 17-year-olds, including one from Toledo, sued Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted Tuesday over his office's refusal to allow them to vote in the presidential race in next week's primary election. The lawsuit contends the state's chief elections officer, a Republican, has misinterpreted state law allowing 17-year-olds to vote in primary elections if they will be 18 by the time of the November general election.

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  18. Kasich: Ohio flags at half-staff for ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    COLUMBUS Ohio Gov. John Kasich today ordered that flags be flown at half-staff at all public buildings and grounds throughout the state through sunset on the burial date for former First Lady Nancy Reagan, who died Sunday. The White House released a proclamation today directing federal buildings, embassies, military posts and naval vessels to lower flags to half-staff "as a mark of respect" for the former first lady until after her interment.

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  19. Police: Thief steals nearly $600 from Girl ScoutsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The theft happened Sunday as members of Troop 2439 were wrapping up sales at a Wal-Mart in Canal Winchester in suburban Columbus. The council says the safety of its scouts is paramount.

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  20. Evergreen girls lose to Columbus AfricentricRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Eden Eisel and Haili Mossing each scored 13 points for the Evergreen girls basketball team in a 59-55 loss to Columbus Africentric in a Division III regional final today at Lexington High School. Africentric used an 11-0 run that bridged the third and fourth quarters to rally from a 43-42 deficit with less than two minutes left in the third quarter.

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