Gene Ott gave me a cactus. He was bringing his collection indoors for the winter and had some extras. I was a recipient of one of his babies.

7:27 AM Nov 16, 2014
Understanding what it is to know just what to do about it
9:34 PM Nov 15, 2014

After two decades, the lights are back on at Rieger Place, the grand old hotel building at the corner of Jackson and Market streets in downtown Sandusky. 

And we couldn't be happier. 

8:47 PM Nov 15, 2014

Even before the coastal marshes freeze and waterfowl are forced to roost on remaining open water on the lake, rivers, bays and ponds — grain field hunting can be a great alternative to hunting from waterfront duck blinds.

7:43 PM Nov 15, 2014

The Register buys its ink by the tanker truck — not the barrel — as state Rep. Chris Redfern writes in a letter to the editor published on this page today.

3:49 PM Nov 15, 2014

As many Americans are bunkering down while temperatures drop, commodities traders are watching markets heat up. Exceptionally cold temperatures, especially when they occur at unusual times, can cause rapid movements in a number of markets.

4:00 PM Nov 14, 2014

If you follow book news, you probably know that Amazon, the online bookstore, has been in a long dispute with Hachette, a book publisher, over ebook prices. Hachette wants to keep them high; Amazon wants them to be lower.

3:08 PM Nov 14, 2014

I enjoyed reading the article about the women veterans ("Women served country proudly," Nov. 11) and the letter written by Mr.

1:33 PM Nov 14, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Nov. 8, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

11:30 AM Nov 14, 2014
Two months to go.  Sixty-one days to find new species for the BIG YEAR.  
9:39 PM Nov 13, 2014

Fall is a favorite time of the year for many folks, and for many different and personal reasons.

5:31 PM Nov 13, 2014

If you haven't visited the Erie County Community Health Care Center in a while, you're likely to be surprised by its updated modern facilties and the staff.

4:37 PM Nov 13, 2014

According to the American Psychological Association, a manic episode is defined by a distinct period of abnormality and persistent elevated, expansive or irritable mood.

4:17 PM Nov 13, 2014
Last week, I was north of Chicago and I'm off again this week to Nashville.
I enjoy traveling, but it has really made keeping my routine difficult.  I
12:33 PM Nov 13, 2014