Years ago I wrote an article for the Canton paper about a Canal Fulton tree trimmer who fell several hundred feet to what should have been his death only to live to tell the tale.
8:39 PM Mar 21, 2015


As early as the mid-1800’s, in order to preserve their sport, wealthy Western Lake Erie waterfowl hunters preserved large blocks of wetland habitat. Others built earthen dikes to grow crops behind in the rich Lake Erie floodplain soils, only to have them destroyed by high water.

6:05 PM Mar 21, 2015

Losing weight is a difficult process, especially when someone has a lot of weight to lose. 

Ultimately, a person has to make the realization early on that the process will come with ups and downs. 

10:09 AM Mar 21, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending March 15, in Huron and Ottawa counties (Erie County transfers not available this week):

12:01 PM Mar 20, 2015

Hi again!

This past week went well!!  

I think the weather has a big part in it.

11:02 AM Mar 20, 2015

Former Ottawa County commissioner and state Rep. Chris Redfern took some time Thursday for another post mortem on the 2014 election, and a look ahead.

"The good news for Republicans is that (state Rep.) Steve Kraus is the only Republican in the Legislature who's under indictment."

6:02 PM Mar 19, 2015

I am not the parent of an adolescent (yet), but I am the therapist to multiple.

I have heard countless concerns regarding the stress with PARCC testing or other tests administered in the school.

3:37 PM Mar 19, 2015
The tale of countless frustrated homeowners
12:00 PM Mar 19, 2015

"When the negative thoughts come - and the all of us - it's not enough to just not dwell on it ... You've got to replace it with a positive thought. Joel Osteen

Another week down and that much closer to my goals and aspirations.

The past week has been fun to say the least.

11:38 AM Mar 19, 2015

Local public records advocate Tracy Thom is organizing an all-day event March 18 to teach everyone about their right to public records, and how to obtain them.

"This is going to be a great day for everyone who cares about public records," Thom said.

9:32 PM Mar 18, 2015

Are you looking for a dish packed with protein?

Try this recipe for Lemon Garlic Pork Chops.

Not only is it a great source of protein, but it provides a flavorful way to prepare pork chops.

This is a great main dish for the family.

3:33 PM Mar 18, 2015

Don't let someone who has done nothing tell you how to do anything.~Unknown 

This past week started out well and then my blog was posted March 4.

There is a person who seems to post negative comments on the FIT Challengers blogs.

12:34 PM Mar 18, 2015

Beth Sage, the Huron muralist who transformed the Sandusky High School cafeteria walls with scenes from life in Sandusky, has done what so many of us wanted to do  and so few of us have done. She found what she loved to do and figured out how to make a living doing it.

6:00 AM Mar 18, 2015

Erie County Health Department and Serving Our Seniors team up to prevent falls in later life.

6:00 AM Mar 18, 2015


Bowling for a worthy cause is the genuine message for the 19th annual Bowl For Kids' Sake event March 29 at Star Lanes that benefits the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie-Seneca-Sandusky Counties.

11:06 PM Mar 17, 2015

When it comes to Congress wearing the badges of accountability you can almost hear them collectively say:

"Badges? We ain't got no badges. We don't need no badges. We don't have to show you any stinkin' badges!"

5:00 PM Mar 17, 2015