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Hey Carty, put on a tie! - OK, so I admit I am a little nitpicky about these things, but have you noticed in press conferences lately, Carty looks like he is about to head out to the golf course? I am all for being comfortable on the job, but the mayor should treat his job as though he was the CEO of Toledo. And a CEO of a major company doesn't take care of business in an argyle sweater. Carty, put on a necktie at least. I mean, the guys at the car wash I go to even wear ties....
posted by Ace_Face to business at 08:47 A.M. EST on Thu Mar 29, 2007     20 comments

Toledoans = Slobs? - I went for dinner with the family tonight to HJ's Prime Cut. As I was getting ready, I was trying to decide whether sandals would be appropriate. I decided against them and put on regular shoes. Then I as I was walking in to the restaurant, I saw the couple in front of me. The husband was wearing a T shirt with the sleeves cut off, a too small pair of shorts and flip flops. In the restaurant, I saw plenty of shorts, baseball caps, etc. Is it just me or do Toledoans look like they are fleeing an invading army when they go out to dinner? I don't expect everyone to put on a suit, but how about a shirt with a collar? Or how about sleeves? One of my friends claims that there is no restaurant in town that you cannot wear jeans and a Tshirt into. Sadly, ... - More>>
posted by Ace_Face to culture at 11:21 P.M. EST on Sat Jun 24, 2006     84 comments

Housing market in Toledo flat? - Just wanted to get some opinions on what everyone thinks of the housing market in Toledo. Seems to me that there are a lot of houses on the market and not that many buyers. If true, could be bad for me because we just put our house up for sale. Is this everyone's impression? Also, anyone have an experience going the for sale by owner route rather than using a broker in Toledo? - More>>
posted by Ace_Face to commentary at 09:55 P.M. EST on Sat Apr 01, 2006     33 comments

Finkbeiner Helpers Get City Jobs - Wow, way to crack the story Toledo Blade! What's next? Maybe an expose that the Earth is actually round? - More>>
posted by Ace_Face to media at 11:01 A.M. EST on Mon Feb 27, 2006     10 comments

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