This week, the Graveyard Rabbit of Sandusky Bay blogger delves into the life of a 30-year-old woman who died of consumption in 1893.

The blog features the grave of Martha Weideman Vair, a daughter of German immigrants.

11:12 AM Apr 17, 2013

Excerpt: “Please help us do something before our tragedy becomes your tragedy.”

10:30 AM Apr 17, 2013

Large bulge leads to arrest

Erie County sheriff

9:30 AM Apr 17, 2013

Here are a few of the most useful news and commentary pieces I've found on the Internet in relation to Monday's bombing attack on the Boston Marathon:

• The Boston Globe has removed its pay wall, at least for now.

11:04 AM Apr 16, 2013

My topic this week is the possibility of parking meters returning to downtown.

11:00 AM Apr 16, 2013

Double bonus

North Korea, driver both huff

7:09 AM Apr 16, 2013

Author Scott Turow, who writes legal thrillers, recently wrote a long rant in the New York Times about "The

4:15 PM Apr 15, 2013

Excerpt: The recent kerfuffle over a secret recording of Sen. Mitch McConnell’s campaign strategy meeting, which focused on opposition research about a likely opponent, actress Ashley Judd, has divided observers into two groups.

12:30 PM Apr 15, 2013

Excerpt: One trusted source described Sandusky police Chief John Orzech as a standup guy, a man who says what he means and does what he says.  There can hardly be a higher compliment. This sentiment seems to run through the community.

10:30 AM Apr 15, 2013

Caller had access

Port Clinton Police
April 8, 2013
1:49 p.m. – Port Clinton Police Department, scam caller withdrew more than $500 from woman's bank account; caller claimed to represent debt settlement firm.

9:30 AM Apr 15, 2013

In light of the recent tragedy of the father and daughter on Sandusky Bay, there are probably plenty of people out there that purchased their first kayaks during the holidays and plan on getting them out for paddling this spring.

12:15 AM Apr 14, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
Gold gouged

4:14 PM Apr 12, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending April 6, in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

1:00 PM Apr 12, 2013

This week on the Genealogy Northwest Ohio blog, a look at the usefulness of jail and hospital records in tracking down family history:

"Criminals have very good paper trails even though they are not the best of trails."

11:05 AM Apr 12, 2013

Skip test; I'm drunk

Port Clinton Police

9:30 AM Apr 12, 2013

Dear Barry:

Ordinarily, I’d address you as Mr. Obama or Mr. President, in deference to your office. But we need to have us a guy-to-guy chat here, so I hope you’ll excuse the familiarity, because I just have to ask:

7:30 AM Apr 12, 2013

As with any business, you are presumably starting it so that you can provide yourself with income. There may be other, altruistic reasons, but at the end of the day you need to pay both the business's and your own as well.

3:00 PM Apr 11, 2013