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Tuesday, March 03, 2015
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3/1/2015 12:00 AM
Divestment from Israeli occupation a topic
BY MARINA BOLOTNIKOVA BLADE EDITORIAL WRITER
Late last month, the University of Toledo hosted a debate that’s occurring with growing frequency on American college campuses. For two hours, UT student senators discussed — and ultimately rejected — a resolution backed by the campus chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine that would have called on the university to divest from businesses linked to Israel’s occupation of …

3/1/2015 12:00 AM
Valuable lessons from the road
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
A fork, knife, and a spoon take up little room in the suitcase, but they can make a world of difference when you are eating on the road. …

3/1/2015 12:00 AM
Gardeners eager to get season started
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
The days are getting longer and gardeners are getting itchy to start digging. …

3/1/2015 12:00 AM
Leukemia, lymphoma treatable in pets
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
During a consultation for a pet with cancer last week I was asked about the differences between leukemia and lymphoma. Both are cancers of cells in the bloodstream called white blood cells or leukocytes, and in the majority of cases they have distinct differences in testing that help with diagnosis, but a small percentage of the time they can mimic …

2/28/2015 12:00 AM
Mixed message sent about home rule
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The Ohio Supreme Court needs to make up its mind. Do local governments have a constitutional right to home-rule authority? …

2/27/2015 12:04 AM
MAC needs to get rid of divisions
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
In all of Division I college basketball, only two conferences have divisional alignments. …

2/27/2015 12:00 AM
Bad system weighs heavily on judge
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — Wayne County Chief Probate Judge Milton Mack is frustrated with the mental health system in Michigan. He’s seen a lot of mentally ill people pass through his courtroom in his nearly quarter-century on the bench. …

2/27/2015 12:00 AM
Settling for 'Delirious' memories
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
Eddie Murphy’s first appearance on Saturday Night Live in three decades as part of the NBC warhorse’s 40th anniversary special was memorable. …

2/25/2015 12:17 AM
’Spoon a dunking machine for UT
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Tuesday night’s University of Toledo basketball game was postponed because of a water main break. …

2/24/2015 12:00 AM
March is hungry
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
March, as they say, comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. …




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