This week on the Sandusky History blog, a reminder that people have been taking boat rides across the lake to go to baseball games for a century.

One of those boats was a steamer that traveled to Detroit to see the Tigers play Philadelphia.

11:10 AM May 8, 2013

Derby culture is more than just what fans see on the track.

It's about friendships and sisterhood, and women helping women.

3:46 PM May 7, 2013

My topic this week is the police union contract.

12:16 PM May 7, 2013

History is the teacher. Click the links.

In 2007, inmate Craig Burdine died at the Sandusky County jail after being repeatedly electroshocked by guards, deputies and Fremont police officers using Tasers. 

10:00 AM May 6, 2013

Excerpt: It seems to never change. Wasting taxpayer money has become a way of life for Sandusky's city government, with little effort to explain and almost none at correcting the problem.

5:30 AM May 6, 2013

Excerpt from the editorial in today's Sunday Register:

7:30 AM May 5, 2013

Chilly Temps Chase Wheat Higher
 

9:00 PM May 3, 2013

Schwanger, of the Saving Our Shoreline Parks organization, talked with Matt about the parks around Sandusky, the Keller Building, the Paper District Marina and failed Marina District deal. 

Watch the program by clicking on the story

1:35 PM May 3, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending April 13, in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

12:00 PM May 3, 2013

This month on master herbalist Mary Colvin's blog, a look at the late-spring blooming Violet its uses and characteristics.

11:00 AM May 3, 2013

Sandusky police

 

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

7:54 p.m. — 1300 block Olds St., two brush fires near areas possibly used by homeless people. 
 
7:19 AM May 3, 2013

"I read this article a while back that said Microsoft employs more millionaire secretaries than any other company in the world. They took stock options over Christmas bonuses. It was a good move."

3:00 PM May 2, 2013

I've advocated all sorts of unpopular causes in this blog — I like Internet freedom, I like peace, I like the Cleveland Indians — so I may as well complete my contrarian portfolio by writing a qualified defense of the Koch brother

1:37 PM May 2, 2013

In case you missed it, earlier this year I was lucky enough, or unlucky depending on how you are with heights, to walk up the steps of the lift hill of Cedar Point's new ride for 2013, GateKeeper.

11:00 AM May 2, 2013

In the February 9, 2012, version of Foreclosure Stories, we reported on the unbelievable result achieved in Steve’s case. Steve had his home sold by way of foreclosure sale in 2009.

10:58 AM May 2, 2013