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1/24/2016 12:00 AM
Betting on the benefits of vitamins
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
It’s Thursday morning. Whose turn is it? Should I take the pill for the eyes, the one with vitamin C, the capsule promising smooth skin, the green capsule said to be packed with vegetables, or maybe all of them? …

1/24/2016 12:00 AM
In the Garden: 1-24
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER GARDENING COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Don’t get too comfortable snuggled in your nice warm nest for the winter. Winter is the perfect time to shape your trees and shrubs. Why the torture in the coldest part of the season? The trees are naked. …

1/23/2016 12:00 AM
Call to serve drives ministers
BY TK BARGER BLADE RELIGION EDITOR
The entertainment blog ETInside compiled and published a list Tuesday of the 15 richest ministers in the United States, ranked by their net worth. I think I need to increase my fee to be a guest preacher. …

1/23/2016 12:00 AM
Gov. Kasich has a secret
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
A classic television game show that premiered in the early 1950s, and was revived a few times for new audiences, might have booked Ohio Gov. John Kasich in a heartbeat. The show was called I’ve Got a Secret.  …

1/22/2016 12:00 AM
It begins and ends at home
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Second of two parts; first part can be read here

1/22/2016 12:00 AM
Caution advised for anxious ice anglers
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
CATAWBA ISLAND, Ohio — There is nothing like a January blast of bitter cold air to snap the fishermen to attention, and send some of them scurrying about to gather their gear and prepare to charge across the lake in pursuit of the walleyes of their dreams. …

1/22/2016 12:00 AM
Even rock stars are mortal
BY KIRK BAIRD BLADE STAFF WRITER
For those of us nurtured on classic rock, 2016 is off to a miserable start. …

1/22/2016 12:00 AM
Tigers look to big bats, big arms
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
It has been an offseason filled with rejuvenation for the Detroit Tigers. General manager Al Avila filled a key spot in the rotation and bolstered the back end of the bullpen. Then, earlier this week, the biggest hole in the everyday lineup and batting order was plugged with the signing of outfielder Justin Upton. …

1/22/2016 12:00 AM
How Michigan mishandled Flint
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
FLINT, Mich. — You could say last week was one of triumph for Dan Kildee, a second-term Democratic congressman from this city. But it didn’t seem that way to him. …

1/21/2016 12:00 AM
Retired jurist a champion of the family
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
He is 94 now. And not going quietly.




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