Monday, on Groundhog Day, Governor Kasich popped out of his hole, saw his shadow and followed his tradition of promptly proposing multiple tax increases for Ohioans.

Yikes! 

5:00 PM Feb 3, 2015

FIT Challenger Wendy Schirg has been battling some health issues the past week.

We are making decisions based on her body’s reactions.

I know that she wants to win this for herself and start to feel better about herself.

3:22 PM Feb 3, 2015

Alabama novelist Harper Lee has published exactly one novel.

1:20 PM Feb 3, 2015

Two things — at the opposite ends of the spectrum — are becoming more common in later life: 1. The use of technology – smart phones, i-pads/tablets, laptops and computers and 2. Memory changes.

11:18 AM Feb 3, 2015

Today is the birthday of James Joyce (1882-1941), the Irish author of "Ulysses," "Dubliners" and other classics.

3:52 PM Feb 2, 2015

 

This is the second installment of Melissa Topey's On The Job series featuring the departments and the employees of the Sandusky Register.

 

topey@sanduskyregister.com

12:00 PM Feb 2, 2015

I'm happy to report that I hit my goal this past week and weigh under 250!!! 

That makes 17 pounds lost! 

Also, I fit into a pair of jeans I haven't worn in about eight months and I tried on a wedding dress that was actually too big, not the ONE, but equally pretty! 

11:29 AM Feb 2, 2015

Welcome to Super Duper Sunday!

That’s right. Once again it’s the annual attempt by the National Football League’s spin doctors to try to dupe the American public into believing today is a national holiday.

10:30 AM Feb 1, 2015

Connie Jackson, Erie County Master Gardener

8:05 AM Feb 1, 2015

“If you help others, you will be helped. Perhaps tomorrow, perhaps in a hundred years, but you will be helped. Nature must pay off the debt.” – George Pospichek

7:22 AM Feb 1, 2015

One of the great things about our Great Lake is the variety of fish found within its waters. When fishing for walleyes through the ice on Lake Erie, it is possible to see varieties of fish that are not normally seen in the summer.

5:23 PM Jan 31, 2015

Foreign currencies, crude oil and other markets felt shocks this week as momentous changes came in foreign lands, including Russia, Saudi Arabia and Greece.

 

Russia gets a failing grade

11:55 AM Jan 31, 2015

I’ve really been pushing hard. 

I am working out two-three times a day with one rest day typically a week. 

I was hoping this would get easier, but it won’t and it’s not. 

11:39 AM Jan 31, 2015

Regardless of which side someone takes on Cosby's situation, there is one fact everyone seems to overlook: With the exception of one woman, all his accusers are barred from filing charges because the statute of limitations on filing has run out.

9:00 AM Jan 31, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Jan. 25, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

2:01 PM Jan 30, 2015