5:00 AM Apr 21, 2012

For a moment, ever so briefly, we touched fingers.

“Mitt, Mitt,” I yelled, waving a business card in my hand.

At first, Mitt Romney had ignored my pleas for attention.

But then, probably by accident, we made eye contact.

10:39 AM Apr 20, 2012

This week on Five Points, Emil talks about a close encounter with Mitt Romney, Andy explains the proposed city parking situation and they both reveal how their parents came up with their names. 

 

3:42 PM Apr 19, 2012

President Barack Obama visited Lorain County Community College on Wednesday afternoon to talk about jobs and the economy.

Click on the player below to review our live coverage of the event.

11:36 AM Apr 19, 2012

THIS WEEK'S VILLAIN: Democratic Party spokeswoman Hilary Rosen.

HER HORRIBLE STATEMENT: "Guess what, his wife has actually never worked a day in her life." (Referring to Ann Romney, Mitt's wife and mother of five.)

11:35 AM Apr 19, 2012

THIS WEEK'S VILLAIN: Barack Obama.

HIS HORRIBLE ACTION: Wrote about eating dog meat as a child.

10:17 AM Apr 18, 2012

Mitt Romney’s political machine is still impenetrable, still silent.

It is, at least, if you’re sitting in Sandusky.

So far, I cannot uncover the magical paths that lead to human contact with Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney.   

11:28 AM Apr 17, 2012

Another week is in the books, and it was indeed filled with highs and lows ... back to work after a hectic week at home.  It was great to get back to work and help my students work toward the end of the school year.  It has been wonderful how supportive they have been. 

11:07 AM Apr 17, 2012

What a great week it was and a busy one at that!  So I met face-to-face with temptation again.  I had a wedding reception on Saturday and then a birthday party on Sunday; the food was looking real good. 

11:01 AM Apr 17, 2012

That was a fast week! I exercised April 9 and now it’s Monday again and I haven’t exercised again until tonight. 

There just wasn’t time.  I guess I will just pick myself up and start all over tonight. It’s funny how you can feel so flabby in just a week!

10:29 AM Apr 17, 2012

I listen to all kinds of music, but rap is not my main genre. Yet recently as I drive around, I have been listening to rap albums from artists such as King Pheenix.

9:27 AM Apr 13, 2012

With Mitt Romney all but anointed as the GOP nominee for president, the only remaining question is who the GOP vice presidential candidate will be.

Two pundits claim they have the answer: Ohio's junior U.S. senator, Rob Portman.

10:56 PM Apr 12, 2012

This week on Five Points, Emil and Andy discuss the Second Amendment and their recent contributions to the economy and take rapid-fire questions from the audience.

 

11:16 AM Apr 12, 2012

This is a weekly column by Sandusky attorney Dan McGookey, devoted to telling true stories of homeowners who have been victimized by a lending system which makes it profitable to foreclose. The names used have been changed for privacy purposes. This is Kyle's Tale.

2:28 PM Apr 11, 2012

Ohio's attorney general, Mike DeWine, has joined 15 other states in a lawsuit against Apple computers and several book publishers in an effort to force down the price of electronic books.

1:39 PM Apr 10, 2012

(UPDATED with Video)

Wow, I made it through Easter holiday. I am very proud of myself, because I did not let temptation win. I followed my diet exactly how I was supposed to. It was a challenge, but I stood my ground and refused to eat all of what my family had for Easter dinner.