While the nation was celebrating Memorial Day, generally considered the first summer holiday, three Cleveland youths were facing off on Milan Road with three Sandusky teens after a birthday party. This altercation led to another later at a Thomas Street home.

8:00 AM Jun 11, 2015

Here is a great twist on one of my favorite snacks. This Edamame Guacamole is easy to make and is packed with good protein and countless other benefits.

3:20 PM Jun 10, 2015

Less than a month and then this challenge is over. It's been an amazing journey.

I have gained so much. I just wanted to encourage anyone who might be thinking of applying, to do it.

10:44 AM Jun 10, 2015

The decision by Akro Mils to move its plastics division to its facility to Wadsworth, Ohio, is disappointing. About 55 of the 120 people who work at the Sandusky plant will be impacted. 

7:30 AM Jun 10, 2015

The Obama administration last Thursday, just two days after President Obama signed the USA Freedom Act into law, disclosed that the Office of Personnel Management computer systems had been breached.

Revenge of the National Security Agency?

5:00 PM Jun 9, 2015

If I were to just look at the numbers on paper, I would consider this a somewhat disappointing month.

Not a lot changed in those numbers, but as human beings, we are so much more than just a collection of numbers ... least of all, just a silly number on a scale.

3:41 PM Jun 9, 2015

I'm baaaaaack! In action that is!

I got back into the gym five days with a total of seven workouts (2 days of doubles). I blasted that 3 pounds I gained; now, I have to bring my total down!

11:29 AM Jun 8, 2015

OK, getting our new Greek language edition produced remains a work in progress.

But it is true that one of my articles is now available in Greek.

9:30 AM Jun 8, 2015

Imagine Norwalk is an apt name. 

The Friday evening summer-long gatherings in downtown Norwalk are designed to do exactly that — imagine Norwalk's downtown business district bustling and busy with activities, attractions, music and fun. 

7:30 AM Jun 8, 2015


Ohio Bike Week means business.

The cash register at Glass N More Store started to ring Wednesday as vendors showed up in downtown Sandusky to begin setting up for Bike Week.

6:09 AM Jun 8, 2015

Donna Green
Ohio State University Extension
Family & Consumer Sciences Educator

7:35 PM Jun 7, 2015

What's become clear since Erie County commissioners Bill Monaghan and Tom Ferrell voted last month the raise water rates 10.5 percent are the serious questions about cost, construction and quality of the water lines the county installed in 2002. 

7:30 AM Jun 7, 2015

 “There are many wonderful things that will never be done if you don’t do them.”- Charles D. Gill

Helpers are still needed for the Popcorn Wagon downtown in Washington Park. There are many different short shifts available to choose from throughout the summer.

7:00 AM Jun 7, 2015

In January 2014 after ice formed between Catawba Point and South Bass Island, the company heading the downtown Put-in-Bay dock renovation project announced plans to cut a path through the ice to transport steel dock cribs to the island.

6:06 PM Jun 6, 2015

Oil slides again

4:00 PM Jun 5, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending May 31, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

Ottawa County, Catawba Twp., 2846 N. Coho Drive, Rita A. Kasper to George P. and Carole A. Shaffner, $899,000.

12:06 PM Jun 5, 2015