The Wall Street Journal's book club, which invites famous authors to lead online discussions of books, is about to take on one of my favorite novels:

8:23 PM Nov 23, 2014

By Barbara Wagner,

Erie County Master Gardener

7:00 AM Nov 23, 2014

A few years ago, when I was working on an article for the Register, I took a tour of the Erie County. I was surprised to discover that most of the inmates were black. 

3:01 PM Nov 22, 2014
"Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
 
12:07 PM Nov 22, 2014

The Old Farmers’ Almanac has been published since 1792, making it the longest continuously published publication in America. It came out in September, predicating the upcoming winter weather that is used by farmers and outdoor enthusiasts.

9:31 AM Nov 22, 2014

Have you ever done a turkey trot? Our area has a couple of great races and you just may come away with a turkey to cook after the race.

6:38 PM Nov 21, 2014

Drivers warm to cheap gasoline

4:00 PM Nov 21, 2014

If you pay any attention to American literature and the local book scene, you probably know that Cleveland is home to an acclaimed novelist named Thrity Umrigar. Her new novel, The

2:20 PM Nov 21, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Nov. 15, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

12:01 PM Nov 21, 2014

This is my last blog before Thanksgiving so I thought I would start with what I am most thankful for this year. 

First, I am thankful to be so wonderfully blessed with a family that loves me and supports me no matter what. 

11:54 AM Nov 21, 2014

The need for donations has steadily grown.

In 2011, then Care and Share executive director told Dan Ward told the Register the food bank had served a record 169 families in one week.

Three years later, Care and Share sometimes serves more than 100 families in just one day. 

11:53 AM Nov 21, 2014

I would like to thank every citizen who voted yes on Issue 6 — you may have saved Port Clinton from being known as Condo City.

And a very special thank you to Don Finke and every member of the CORD. Without them we could not have won.

11:00 AM Nov 21, 2014

The recent election in Ohio was a disaster for Democrats. They lost races for every single statewide office, including contests for the Ohio Supreme Court. Five Ohio House seats held by Democrats, including state Rep. Chris Redfern's, went over to the Republican Party.

9:28 AM Nov 21, 2014

According to that National Institute of Mental Health, people with bipolar disorder are more likely to seek help when they are depressed than when experiencing mania or hypomania.

4:28 PM Nov 20, 2014

Duane Cyr, the founding member of the Citizens United for a Better Sandusky, was our guest on Between the Lines today at noon. 

4:21 PM Nov 20, 2014

UPDATED 2:51 p.m.
I was sent a map of the Shinrock area by Ben Johnson and you have all provided useful comments, even video from the Flintstones (posted below).

2:46 PM Nov 20, 2014