Last Monday, the USDA released its newest estimate for planted acreage and grain stockpiles, and both showed vastly more soybeans than had been anticipated. The supply in the United States was nearly 4 billion bushels on June 1, nearly 40% more than was in storage last year.

ECHINACEA
(Echinacea angustifolia, E. pallida, E. purpurea)

The Sandusky Central Catholic school district has a rich and respected heritage in our community. Its beginnings in the city are the city's beginnings. 

Protestors and anti-protestors faced off last week as the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol transported busloads of immigrant children to temporary relocation centers in California.

We had to tell a lot of people they couldn’t come with us on our U.S. 6 East Road Trip from Sandusky Bay to Cape Cod Bay. Arthur didn’t listen.

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending June 28, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

Volunteers needed: Former Sandusky city commissioner Dave Waddington, and waterfront watchdog Tim Schwanger talk about scheduled citywide cleanup dates every Saturday beginning July 12.

It certainly was a throwback Thursday for day four of the Bay to Bay road trip. And not the “TBT” of posting embarrassing photos from the days of yore on Facebook.

The Sandusky Library is going to be closed through the holiday weekend — i.e., Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

The U.S. 6 travelers joined the program Thursday morning from Bear Mountain in Highland Falls, NY. Their trip ends later today in Provincetown, MA as they finish up their journey on the Grand Army of the Republic Highway.

And on the third day, it rained.

Our day started in Towanda, Pennsylvania after breakfast. A storm rolled in and we decided on a second breakfast as the boys are hungry every 23.5 minutes.

Imagine you win the Lottery. I don’t mean $20 on a scratch-off ticket. I mean BIG money, say $50 million or so.

What’s the first thing most anyone would want to know?: How soon do I get my money??

Fewer reptiles command such fear. My middle son Jeff discovered that when he proudly brought a snake into the kitchen to show Mom.