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1/4/2015 12:00 AM
Christmas Eve flight takes the cake(s)
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — FYI to the young man on duty Christmas Eve at the Allegiant Airlines counter at Toledo Express Airport: The cakes arrived safely and in good shape. Thank you. …

1/4/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 1/4
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
THE grand finale of the holidays was New Year’s Eve. Celebrations were full of fun with family and friends. …

1/3/2015 12:00 AM
Shedding light on Thomas Edison
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
It is in the face. It took multiple attempts, but sculptor Alan Cottrill of Zanesville finally captured the spirit of one of the greatest inventors who ever lived. …

1/3/2015 1:04 AM
NFL's dirty deeds are time-stamped
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
We sometimes get the impression that the National Football League makes stuff up on the go. For example, if a player has gone 32 games without a league reprimand for on-field misbehavior he is not to be considered a repeat offender. …

1/2/2015 12:00 AM
Previewing pop culture in 2015
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
At this point last year, who could’ve predicted that an R-rated Sony comedy from Seth Rogen and James Franco would become a symbol of free speech for our nation. …

1/2/2015 12:00 AM
Southfield the perfect contrast
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — For years, national news media have been fascinated with the drama that is Detroit. …

1/1/2015 2:50 PM
Happy New Year!
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
And thank you to all my readers for your support in 2014 and may your new year be filled with health and happiness. Enjoy a pictorial review of the holidays over the next few columns. I’m taking a break or at least a nap! …

12/31/2014 12:28 AM
Michigan gets its man
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
ANN ARBOR — The kid was 10 years old, maybe 11, and he was hanging around his dad’s office one day. But the office down the hall was nicer, the desk a darker grain of wood, the chair a big, cushier, more comfortable one. So he went and sat in it. …

12/30/2014 12:00 AM
Wildlife make home from discarded trees
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The last place a discarded Christmas tree should end up is in the landfill. Every time we see one tossed to the curb and waiting on the trash man, it seems like such a waste. …

12/30/2014 12:00 AM
Sign of a leader
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Is President Obama’s duty to hear the voices of the entire country, or is it to heed the entreaties of his allies on the left and in the Democratic Party? …




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