Toledo, like the rest of the country, fondly embraced John Denver and his music, despite a certain song he performed about the city.
“Do you know Toledo?” the Toledo News-Bee asked on May 19, 1927. “Do you know why Toledo, your home, holds a grip upon your heart from which you will never be released?”
Is Tomato Pudding a unique Toledo delicacy? The answer seems to be yes after Mrs. Carrie Wall, above, revealed the dish’s secrets to Blade readers in 1960.
Toledo Tomorrow, a vision of a future Toledo, came at a time the city was straining under the weight of many problems.
At age 7, I wanted to know why Old Orchard was named Old Orchard. So I asked The Blade.
Jame Farr, Toledo’s reigning favorite son, was well covered by The Blade in his early years.