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

Why not go meatless once a week?

Stuffed Spaghetti Squash is a great dish to add to your list to try. 

Spaghetti squash is a fun, kid-friendly vegetable that is a lower-calorie to grain-based pasta.

4:12 PM Nov 12, 2014

As the holidays approach, many of us will be spending time with our children, parents, grandparents and asking how each other is doing and showing each other how much we love and appreciate them. The holidays are a perfect time to do another loving act.

9:01 AM Nov 12, 2014

The implosion Nov. 4 of long-time state legislator and Ohio Democratic Party chairman Chris Redfern left the party in shambles and the fallout's just begun. 

7:05 AM Nov 12, 2014

I think I might be the queen of slow cookers. I have big ones, small ones, tiny ones, one shaped like a football, one that is actually three crockpots with one power source and that is not even all of them.  

7:00 AM Nov 12, 2014

FIT Challenger Andy Carroll is progressing very well. He is working very hard in the gym and giving 100 percent at every workout.

He doesn't know it yet, but he is just about ready to teach his own class, "Train the Trainer.”

6:59 PM Nov 11, 2014
Thumbs up to local magician Evan Goretzki, who continues to pursue his passion despite having his left hand paralyzed by a stroke. 
6:49 PM Nov 11, 2014

It's been yet another week of work without a workout.

It has really worn me down, so much so that I'm physically sick.

I had to leave work early Saturday and I've been in bed resting up.

I hope to be rested and back in the gym soon. 

1:10 PM Nov 11, 2014