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4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Ohio’s elections have gotten better
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Good news: Ohio has greatly improved the way it runs its elections, a new national study says. …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Opening Day goes On the Town
BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
Spring is here -- and so is baseball season.

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Celebrate Easter with a dinner out
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Want to enjoy a feast on Easter Sunday, but don’t want to cook? Here are some restaurants that will be open: …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Masters is for cooks as well as golfers
BY MARY ALICE POWELL BLADE COLUMNIST
Certainly I would have loved to attend the Masters tournament at Augusta, Ga. For that matter I would enjoy just walking around the grounds and drinking in the beauty of the vibrant azaleas and lush green landscape before or after the big golf game. …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Cat needs to be evaluated by vet
BY DR. GARY THOMPSON ASK THE VET
Dear Dr. Thompson: I have a 12-year-old female cat that has always been healthy for her entire life. She is an indoor cat and doesn’t hang around other cats. Recently she has been losing her appetite and consequently some weight also. Sometimes she won’t eat all day so I force-feed her a little Boost to give her …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
Living their Cinderella dreams
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
A high school prom is not the pinnacle of anything. Those of us who left high school in the rearview mirror eons ago know there is a life beyond the prom, locker gossip, and the latest litmus test of teenage acceptance. …

4/11/2014 2:06 AM
Child teaches lesson in respect
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Updated 7:43 a.m.

4/11/2014 12:00 AM
Alfredsson made right call, after all
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
It was last July that Daniel Alfredsson threw a bit of a haymaker at the NHL by leaving Ottawa after 17 seasons and signing as an unrestricted free agent with the Detroit Red Wings. …

4/11/2014 12:00 AM
Walleye anglers going vertical
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
The book on Lake Erie walleye fishing, Western Basin chapter, normally calls for long drifts with weight–forward, spinner-type lures tipped with night crawlers, or trolling with worm harnesses or with a wide array of crankbaits — anything that imitates the baitfish walleyes feed on. …

4/11/2014 12:00 AM
Work in progress for Michigan Dems
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
 DETROIT — Remarkably, seven months before the November elections, Michigan Democrats and Republicans have the main candidates on their statewide tickets virtually in place. But not quite. …