Todd Franko is the former managing editor at the Sandusky Register and was on the Ohio Turnpike on Thanksgiving night when two people were killed in a crash. This column originally appeared in the Youngstown Vindicator, his current newspaper.
Have you spotted people wearing vibrant green bracelets in the area?
Angela and Gabe McKean, of Groton Township, create and distribute the bracelets to increase awareness of a rare genetic disorder called fiprodysplasia ossificans progressive, commonly abbreviated “FOP.”
Let’s get a rough idea of what life was like in Sandusky around a hundred years ago. Following the recent library video history Under the Baton: Music at Old Cedar Point, I have produced a brief review of daily life in the era and location where the music was created.
The bowl matchups have been announced. Ohio State is off to Miami to play Clemson in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 3. Bowling Green State University takes on Pittsburgh at the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Dec. 26, while my alma mater, the University of Oklahoma, has a date with Alabama on Jan.
Objects are inanimate, material things with no life of their own. Yet they can encapsulate a moment in time, even a person, able to bring them back to life at the slightest touch or briefest glance. But only for the right person.