Nothing could be finer than to build your lake liner in Sandusky.

It's as difficult to find a rhyme with “Sandusky” as it is for the word “orange,” but the decision by WindRider International to locate here is better than any rhythmic verse: It's the perfect fit.

11:15 AM Dec 30, 2014

For nearly two years, this editorial board has supported efforts in the private and public sectors to bring the full circle of care for drug addiction treatment to the region. Treatment, not incarceration, is the call from the community and we've echoed that view.

4:37 PM Dec 29, 2014

The city needs to come out from behind closed doors so more business can be discussed at the commission table instead of in executive sessions and through e-mail.

4:35 PM Dec 29, 2014

"The game has its ups and downs, but you can never lose focus of your individual goals and you can't let yourself be beat because of lack of effort." — Michael Jordan

1:02 PM Dec 29, 2014

The Cleveland Plain Dealer is running its year-end articles in the newspaper's books section and I noticed that book critic Joanna Connors included Huron author Kurt Landefeld's new novel in her roundup of

10:30 AM Dec 29, 2014
Erie County Master Gardener
4:04 PM Dec 28, 2014
In this lull between Christmas and the new year there’s more time for reflection. It’s not hard to think the world is headed in the wrong direction. And the nightly news reinforces that impression each day.
2:42 PM Dec 28, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Dec. 20, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

11:01 AM Dec 28, 2014

By: Barbara Wagner

Erie County Master Gardener

10:15 AM Dec 28, 2014

Many states offer a special deer season for those who wish to hunt with a muzzleloader or other primitive weapon.

6:52 PM Dec 27, 2014
“A diamond doesn't start out polished and shining. It once was nothing special, but with enough pressure and time, becomes spectacular. I'm that diamond.”  Solange Nicole 
12:44 PM Dec 27, 2014

2015: A year of rising commodities demand?

2014 saw staggering drops in numerous commodities, hurting producers of the raw materials. As a result, analysts are expecting newfound demand to arise in 2015 as bargain hunters and investors take advantage of deep discounts.

2:15 PM Dec 26, 2014
Rare admission of lost paperwork leads to short payoff offer
In one of the strangest stories I’ve heard in the wacky world of securitized mortgage loan defense, Jacob came in several weeks ago to tell us about his parents’ mortgage.
11:31 AM Dec 26, 2014

Eating around the holidays is a challenge. 

There is food everywhere. 

Rarely does one see a healthy treat on the counter at work or at the many Christmas parties. 

9:09 AM Dec 26, 2014
Many times, many ways ... 
9:00 AM Dec 26, 2014
The pace has picked up considerably in the number of 300 games produced in the Sandusky USBC at this point of the 2014-15 bowling season.

1:40 PM Dec 25, 2014

I want to start by telling everybody how much it has meant to me to have you reading my story. 

12:28 PM Dec 25, 2014