It's getting close to the time of year when pundits publish their "best books" list, but Tyler Cowen, the economist and renowned blogger, has gotten off to an early start.

3:02 PM Nov 17, 2014

People have a tendency to register complaints about their hometown by referring to it as "the city." For instance, "the city" isn't doing a very good job of filling the potholes; "the city" needs to repair its image in regards to police-citizen interaction; "the city" really needs to c

11:26 AM Nov 17, 2014

"Always Do Your Best. Your best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance, simply do your best, and you will avoid self-judgment, self-abuse and regret." Miguel Angel Ruiz

10:18 AM Nov 17, 2014

Gene Ott gave me a cactus. He was bringing his collection indoors for the winter and had some extras. I was a recipient of one of his babies.

7:27 AM Nov 16, 2014
Understanding what it is to know just what to do about it
 
9:34 PM Nov 15, 2014

After two decades, the lights are back on at Rieger Place, the grand old hotel building at the corner of Jackson and Market streets in downtown Sandusky. 

And we couldn't be happier. 

8:47 PM Nov 15, 2014

Even before the coastal marshes freeze and waterfowl are forced to roost on remaining open water on the lake, rivers, bays and ponds — grain field hunting can be a great alternative to hunting from waterfront duck blinds.

7:43 PM Nov 15, 2014

The Register buys its ink by the tanker truck — not the barrel — as state Rep. Chris Redfern writes in a letter to the editor published on this page today.

3:49 PM Nov 15, 2014

As many Americans are bunkering down while temperatures drop, commodities traders are watching markets heat up. Exceptionally cold temperatures, especially when they occur at unusual times, can cause rapid movements in a number of markets.

4:00 PM Nov 14, 2014

If you follow book news, you probably know that Amazon, the online bookstore, has been in a long dispute with Hachette, a book publisher, over ebook prices. Hachette wants to keep them high; Amazon wants them to be lower.

3:08 PM Nov 14, 2014

I enjoyed reading the article about the women veterans ("Women served country proudly," Nov. 11) and the letter written by Mr.

1:33 PM Nov 14, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Nov. 8, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

11:30 AM Nov 14, 2014
Two months to go.  Sixty-one days to find new species for the BIG YEAR.  
 
9:39 PM Nov 13, 2014