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The results are in and Toledo Free Press was recently named "Best Weekly Newspaper in Ohio" for its work in 2014!

The Ohio’s Best Journalism Competition, presented collaboratively this fall by the Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland chapters of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), named TFP Best Weekly in the small circulation print category.

Toledo Free Press also won four other awards. Sarah Ottney won first place for best newsmaker profile, and second place for best children’s issues reporting. Jeff McGinnis won first for best arts reporting, and Danielle Stanton and Sarah Ottney won first for best environment reporting.

TFP adds these awards to its previous five "Best Weekly Newspaper in Ohio" designations from SPJ.

Hey! Check out this new mural near the Toledo Farmers Market, featuring our #419Day issue of #ToledoFreePress! Some of the Instagrammers whose photos appeared on our cover will recognize (pieces of) their work on the wall! The mural was designed by artist Jeff Weiser and put up by #ArtCornerToledo. We are honored to be depicted on a wall in the Warehouse District, which we loved being part of and still love. @igers_toledo @owe_grammers

Some Cub Scouts visited our office today. We put them on the front page, asked them what the headline should be and then printed them a copy. #AwesomeKids

It's been an emotional week. Thanks to everyone for all the kind posts and comments. Today, Sue Terrill of the Libbey High School alumni association stopped by with a sign: "Toledo Free Press, Thank You! From the South Side and all community supporters." Thank you so much, Sue! #GoodbyeTFP

Damage remains at Riverside Cemetery. #Repost @emilyafgordon with @repostapp.
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Even one of the the gateway signs came down at #riversidecemetery. #maumee #ohio #cemetery

Congrats to all the runners in today's Glass City Marathon! #runtoledo @gcm_toledo #Repost @deepshallow87 with @repostapp.
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#glasscitymarathon

Happy Caturday! Did you know: Fire stations aren't just for dogs anymore. Two firehouse cats that are fun to follow are @midtownboogiefdny and @carlow_fdny_cat in NYC. #Repost @midtownboogiefdny in @repostapp
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Turn meown for what? #friday #imnotmeowving

The @uoftoledo Sailing Club is leaving today for La Rochelle, France, to compete in the EDHEC Sailing Cup, a six-day intercollegiate race held April 24-May 2. The club will compete against 150 college teams from across the globe with a goal of making it to the finals, which means placing in the top 20. UT's team was invited to compete after besting some of the best sailing clubs in the country at the Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta in New York last fall. #sailing #EDHEC #CCE2015 #toledoohio #UTSailingClub #lakeerie

Happy Earth Day! ICYMI: Did you know a Toledoan, the late environmental activist Selma Rubin, is credited with helping to inspire the creation of Earth Day? Rubin, who was featured on our cover in March, died in California in 2012. She would have turned 100 last month. #earthday #selmarubin #motherearth #youwilldobetterintoledo

Toledoan Eddie Keaveny ran the Boston Marathon yesterday wearing a "You Will Do Better In Toledo" tank by @jupmode. He finished in 2:54:28. Congrats! #youwilldobetterintoledo #runtoledo
#Repost @cnkalmbach with @repostapp.
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@eddierunster Makin' it look easy.

As promised, here are the answers to the locations featured on our cover. How many did you get right? Hope everyone had a great #419Day!

1) Christ the King Church
2) Irwin Prairie State Nature Preserve
3) University Hall bell tower at @uoftoledo
4) Bridge over #PortageRiver in #Pemberville
5) Statue along riverfront at #PromenadePark in Downtown @cityoftoledo
6) Mural near Junction and Belmont avenues, Toledo
7) Toledo-Lucas County Main Library, @toledolibrary
8) Bridge in #GrandRapidsOhio
9) Veterans’ Glass City Skyway
10) #OwensCorning lobby
11) Staircase at Standart Lofts
12) Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial on #PutInBay @shoresandislands
13) Mural at @veritastoledo
14) Toledo #Amtrak station
15) Mural on Collingwood Avenue at @blackkitecoffee
16) @toledomuseum
17) Art Tatum Celebration Column, Downtown @cityoftoledo near @toledowalleye @huntingtoncenter
18) “The Spot” at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark
19) The Historic Church of St. Patrick

Happy 419 Day! #Repost @saruh24 with @repostapp.
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Happy #419 Day! #youwilldobetterintoledo #toledo #419day

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