3:02 PM Feb 21, 2013

When shopping for oneself or business, we tend to do what we can in order to find the best deal possible. Why? Inside we humans, there seems to be an ancient thread in the very fabric of our beings to hunt and gather what we need or want.

11:08 AM Feb 21, 2013

In last week’s Foreclosures Stories article about Mark and Susie titled “The Supreme Court Gets It!” I compared our judicial system to a waking sleeping giant when it comes to securitized mortgage foreclosure cases.

10:41 AM Feb 21, 2013

 

One of my favorite novels of the last few years, Cory Doctorow's "Little Brother", now has a sequel,  Doctorow's new novel, "Homeland."

3:20 PM Feb 19, 2013

Broken bones, bruises and bloody noses.

"Bones" featured an episode earlier this month, called "The Doll in the Derby."

You can find it on Hulu.

11:09 AM Feb 19, 2013

My topic this week is the county’s offer to move City Hall into the county building.

6:45 AM Feb 19, 2013

Excerpt from the Across the State editorial in today's Register: The state of Ohio faces a gap of $77 billion between what it owes to its five public pension plans and what it has funded. That’s more than the gross domestic product of Panama.

8:08 AM Feb 17, 2013

Excerpt from the editorial Viewpoint in today's Sunday Register: It seems these school officials are damned if they do, damned if they don’t when it comes to managing student behavior at school dances.

6:38 PM Feb 15, 2013

Sandusky Register managing editor Matt Westerhold and Serving Our Seniors executive director Sue Daugherty  moderated a health care reform forum Friday morning at Sandusky Community Church of the Nazarene. Watch the Q & A here:

 

 

4:01 PM Feb 15, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
 
Cattle Slip Lower

1:02 PM Feb 15, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Feb. 15 in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

 

 

11:01 AM Feb 15, 2013

This week the Historical Research Partners blog touches on the origins of Valentine's Day, which gets its romantic connotations from the Roman Festival of Lupercalia traditionally celebrated on Feb. 15.

 

6:13 AM Feb 15, 2013

There has to be a better way to manage a staff. An arbitrator's decision will cost city taxpayers $50,000 and a police sergeant gets his job back. 

3:04 PM Feb 14, 2013

This week's movie quote is more of a scene from 1995's docudrama "Apollo 13" which of course was based on a real-life event. Before the scene it was found out that the current carbon dioxide scrubbers were not sufficient for the time left until arrival on Earth.

11:02 AM Feb 14, 2013

Before in this column, I compared the court system to a sleeping giant when it comes to foreclosure cases, in that it is just slowly waking up to all the fraud and abuse by the banks in their push to take peoples’ homes away because it is profitable to do so.

3:04 PM Feb 13, 2013

Q: My boyfriend and I have been together around eight months.  At first I trusted him fully but now it seems like past relationship issues are creeping up on me and making me think I have a reason not to trust him.

11:09 AM Feb 13, 2013

This week on the Sandusky History blog we learn about George J. Lehrer, an Abraham Lincoln impersonator who also produced a Sandusky High School play "Every Man."