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Opinion

What’s Happening at the Wieting?

Local Columns

The Wieting Board of Trustees and the Wieting Theatre Guild are in the final stages of planning for Phase II renovation of the backstage. Plans drawn up are tenative and might be changed.Jim Roan has started informing the public by talking to different groups in our community. Call Jim to book ...

Toledo Police express appreciation

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor:The officers of the Toledo Police Department would like to extend our thanks to the citizens of Toledo for showing, their support for our department and police officers in general, in light of the horrific events that claimed the lives of Sergeant Anthony Beminio of the Des ...

Grief, hope and a feeling of Everglow

Editorials

I recently heard a song that I found very moving. The song was a single recently released by the band Coldplay. It is a stripped down version of the song Everglow from Coldplay's 2015 album A Head Full of Dreams.For me the song is about grief. It's beautiful and sad and haunting.Life is short ...

Election’s Over! Now what???

Local Columns

Unless you're a hermit hiding out somewhere in this vast country of ours, you know "what's what and who's who." The first question that heeds your answer is...."Did you vote?" A little over half of registered Americans did not. Can you imagine going into a restaurant, receiving a menu from the ...

D.A. assesses the election

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor:Hillary won the popular vote but Trump will be president. What I like about this election is republicans are in complete control in Washington DC. When the second Bush was president we had 911, $4. a gallon gasoline, and Bush took president Clinton surplus and turned it into a huge ...

3 keys to combating proliferating pessimism among Americans

Editorials

It is sad but true: Americans are becoming overwhelmingly pessimistic. And, there is no shortage of studies to prove it. Reported data shows that that a paltry six percent of Americans think the world is getting better, while yet more reveals that a staggering two-thirds of Americans think the ...

What’s Happening at the Wieting?

Local Columns

Just one more time to remind you of the Christmas activities for Saturday, Nov. 19. The Wieting will play the movie "ElF" for everyone to view-no charge for admission. Concessions will be open. The theatre opens at 1:30; movie is at 2 :oo p.m.At 4:00 p.m. the Wieting Theatre Guild will be ...

What’s Happening at the Wieting?

Local Columns

The Wieting Theatre Guild has added "carry-outs" for the meal we are preparing and serving on Saturday, Nov. 19 starting at 4 p.m.We also will be having pre-ticket sales staring Nov. 7. The tickets are $5 and are available at The State Bank of Toledo, Toledo; Pinnacle Bank, Toledo and Chelsea ...

Our renewable fuels rules are stuck in the past

Editorials

The Environmental Protection Agency recently released its renewable fuel rules for 2017. Private energy companies will be required to produce at least 18 billion gallons of renewables next year, over half a billion more than this year.That's a step in the wrong direction. The EPA's renewable ...