11:40 AM Mar 27, 2013

This week on the Ohio's Yesterdays blog, a look at the life of a South Bass Island resident, John "Jack" Day Jr., who moved to the island in 1887 when he was 20.

11:30 AM Mar 27, 2013

Excerpt: In the midst of Holy Week imagine if, as prophesied in the book of Matthew along with various other gospels of the New Testament, Jesus returned. 

Given the current condition of the world, WWJT?

What would Jesus tweet?

10:30 AM Mar 27, 2013

Snowplow driver nails mailboxes

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4:58 PM Mar 26, 2013

"News" comes from anywhere and everywhere these days.

Maybe a better word for it is information.

Early today, several of my friends changed their profile pictures on Facebook to a red background with a pink equal sign, and my curiosity piqued. Perhaps you saw it, too.

11:00 AM Mar 26, 2013

My topic this week is the county’s offer to move City Hall into the county building.

7:30 AM Mar 26, 2013

Excerpt: No matter what Barack Obama does, he cannot escape the shadow of his former political opponent.

Hillary Clinton, back from her global travels visiting places and peoples hardly heard of on this continent, is stealing the spotlight without even touching the stage.

3:41 PM Mar 25, 2013

Gov. John Kasich doesn't come up for re-election until 2014, but I'm already tired of the governor's race. It hasn't been very elevating so far.

10:30 AM Mar 25, 2013

Excerpt: Because of the grotesquely swollen place the presidency now occupies in the nation’s governance and consciousness, we are never not preoccupied with presidential campaigning. The Constitution’s Framers would be appalled.

5:30 AM Mar 25, 2013

Excerpt: Last week Port Clinton police picked up a 17-year-old drifter. When the teen explained he was traveling cross country on his own with parental consent, the police called his parents in Wisconsin.

3:00 AM Mar 25, 2013

Special prosecutor Dean Henry's investigation of the March 2012 death of Jacob Limberios is dragging on and Henry's not talking. He refuses to say why the investigation remains incomplete or when it will be finished. 

10:30 AM Mar 24, 2013

Teens on bikes

Norwalk Police
6:25 p.m. — 300 block Westwind Drive, two juveniles shoplifted from Walmart, took off on bicycles, police located them, released them to parents.

10:00 AM Mar 24, 2013

Excerpt from the Sunday Register Viewpoint: Board votes are normally routine, but these decisions impacted everything Huron Schools. Still, decisions had to be made, the concern in the community shows that, in our opinion.

9:30 AM Mar 24, 2013

Death threat

Vermilion Police
March 18, 2013
9:50 p.m. — 600 block South Shore Court, man threatened to kill father and son because father hit his wife at recent party. Officers warned all not to contact each other.

9:30 AM Mar 24, 2013

Who is that masked man

Bellevue Police 
12:33 p.m. — Carol Avenue, suspicious male wearing ski mask looking into windows, police unable to locate.

8:30 AM Mar 24, 2013

Power clean

Port Clinton Police
March 17, 2013
2:24 p.m. – Port Clinton Police Department, woman said board member at condominiums accused her of not cleaning, chased her car through the parking lot.

6:00 PM Mar 23, 2013

Excerpt: Going out on a limb here, but if Sandusky city commissioners give the city budget the same level of attention they gave it last year, look for a unanimous vote from all seven within 10 minutes after it's presented.

2:30 PM Mar 23, 2013

Huddled mass of one

Fremont Police
March 14, 2013
9:20 p.m. — 800 block Elm Drive, homeless man asking people for money. Told to leave and stop bothering people.