This is my last blog before Thanksgiving so I thought I would start with what I am most thankful for this year. 

First, I am thankful to be so wonderfully blessed with a family that loves me and supports me no matter what. 

11:54 AM Nov 21, 2014

The need for donations has steadily grown.

In 2011, then Care and Share executive director told Dan Ward told the Register the food bank had served a record 169 families in one week.

Three years later, Care and Share sometimes serves more than 100 families in just one day. 

11:53 AM Nov 21, 2014

I would like to thank every citizen who voted yes on Issue 6 — you may have saved Port Clinton from being known as Condo City.

And a very special thank you to Don Finke and every member of the CORD. Without them we could not have won.

11:00 AM Nov 21, 2014

The recent election in Ohio was a disaster for Democrats. They lost races for every single statewide office, including contests for the Ohio Supreme Court. Five Ohio House seats held by Democrats, including state Rep. Chris Redfern's, went over to the Republican Party.

9:28 AM Nov 21, 2014

According to that National Institute of Mental Health, people with bipolar disorder are more likely to seek help when they are depressed than when experiencing mania or hypomania.

4:28 PM Nov 20, 2014

Duane Cyr, the founding member of the Citizens United for a Better Sandusky, was our guest on Between the Lines today at noon. 

4:21 PM Nov 20, 2014

UPDATED 2:51 p.m.
I was sent a map of the Shinrock area by Ben Johnson and you have all provided useful comments, even video from the Flintstones (posted below).

2:46 PM Nov 20, 2014

The Local Authors Expo and Book Fair will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Sandusky Library, 114 W. Adams St. in downtown Sandusky. 

9:58 AM Nov 20, 2014

Sandusky resident Frank Kenski isn't ready to budge from his stand against the Ohio Department of Transportation's plan to slice a sliver from his property at the junction of Sycamore Line and Cleveland Road. 

7:00 AM Nov 20, 2014

The holiday season is approaching fast.

Are you getting prepared for family gatherings and dinner parties and looking for new recipes to try?

Wild rice with mushrooms is a great side dish to complement any holiday meal.

4:24 PM Nov 19, 2014
By Leslie Korenko
Special to the Sandusky Register
2:58 PM Nov 19, 2014

This past week was not only hectic, but not very productive weight-wise.

My NOMS trainer Shawn Zahel put me on a 5-pound goal this week.

We will see how this goes.

Me and former FIT Challenger Derek Grant are getting together this week.

12:54 PM Nov 19, 2014

The Bible says that "the wages of sin is death" (Romans 6:23).

9:30 AM Nov 19, 2014

'Tis the season, when most people who want the upcoming Christmas season to be their personal 'Tis the season will take advantage of the various layaway plans that benefit both the seller and the buyer.  

5:00 PM Nov 18, 2014

Another month of the FIT Challenge is in the books.

Ebony Marks and I have only had the chance to meet up once in this past month.

4:41 PM Nov 18, 2014