It seems there's very little doubt: Improving conditions define the economy in Erie County and the Northcoast region. 

10:30 AM May 18, 2014

The list gets longer.

•Huron County Sheriff Dane Howard, chief Deputy Ted Patrick.

•Ottawa County Prosecutor Mark Mulligan.

5:30 AM May 18, 2014

Imagine being a child who has so much to say, but can’t get their thoughts expressed into words.

8:08 PM May 16, 2014

The “Stinky Deal” referred to by Matt Westerhold in his column (Between the Lines, May 11) could have been completely avoided if Ross Glovinsky hadn’t been wrongfully terminated by former Sandusky City Manager Nicole Ard.

12:41 PM May 16, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending May 9, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

12:30 PM May 16, 2014
Hurray - it's NSBW! Isn't that great?! Anyone?
3:00 PM May 15, 2014

I need to discuss an ongoing problem with our food that not many people know about. Most of the processed and even supposed “organic” foods are filled with GMOs, genetically modified organisms. They are contaminating our food supply and our bodies without us even knowing.

1:49 PM May 15, 2014

Attorney General Mike DeWine announced yesterday that he and Cuyagoga County's prosecutor, Timothy J. McGinty, have obtained grand jury public corruption indictments against Youngstown's mayor, John McNally, Mahoning County auditor Michael Sciortino and a Youngstown attorney, Martin Yavorcik.

10:38 AM May 15, 2014

May is Mental Health Month and I wanted to take some time to mention how mental illness and the treatment of those afflicted with these issues have been treated in the past and today. 

9:37 PM May 14, 2014
The biggest parade of the year that should take place in Washington this upcoming Saturday...won’t.

This upcoming Saturday is Armed Forces Day. Hip, Hip Hooray!

8:29 PM May 14, 2014
Sandusky will probably implement curbside recycling if the city cannot control the trash at the recyclable bin areas. 
12:32 PM May 13, 2014
4:05 AM May 13, 2014
“We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow man; and along these fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back as effects” – Herman Melville
9:36 PM May 12, 2014

Since March 2012 I've gotten the chance to fullfill my boyhood dream. As you may or may not have read in last weeks inaugural blog, that dream was to become a professional bass fisherman.

8:34 PM May 12, 2014
Thousands of birds flitted in the trees or flew overhead, their songs exploding in the air in a beautiful symphony Thursday morning as I walked alongside birding gurus Kim and Kenn Kaufman.
8:12 PM May 12, 2014

We are extremely grateful to the community for supporting the school district levy.

By supporting and passing Issue 3, Sandusky voters have once again chosen to make an investment in the community, in their schools and in all their children.

6:09 PM May 12, 2014