For this week, let’s just take a snapshot in time and review some of the city ordinances in effect in Sandusky in 1887. The Sandusky Library owns original copies of the ordinance book, published by I.F.

3:00 PM Oct 21, 2013

Since our region was full of librarians last week for the annual Ohio Library Conference, this would be a good time to learn about the history of libraries in Sandusky.

3:02 PM Oct 14, 2013

Since not all history is full of good news (obviously), we should not ignore the hardships in Sandusky’s history. We often learn more from bad experiences than we do from happy occasions.

3:00 PM Sep 30, 2013

For those of you who missed my program at the library last week (you shouldn’t have missed it!), here is a little bit about one of the historically most significant industries in the region.

3:00 PM Sep 23, 2013

The big events commemorating the bicentennial of the Battle of Lake Erie have all finished, but that does not mean that we should not keep talking about it.

3:00 PM Sep 16, 2013

This was the weekend of the new big rivalry football game, between Sandusky and Perkins High Schools. The old rivalry game, between Sandusky and Fremont Ross, was last week.

3:30 PM Sep 9, 2013

When we go shopping for our groceries today, most of us get in the car and go to the supermarket or the big warehouse chain, usually along a highway full of other retail outlets, fast-food joints, and chain restaurants.

3:00 PM Sep 2, 2013

As with just about every city in the United States, Sandusky has been built around modes of transportation. We will discuss Sandusky as a multifaceted transportation hub in the future, but for now let’s talk about a more basic form of transportation for people in early Sandusky.

3:30 PM Aug 19, 2013
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