The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Jan. 11, in Erie and Ottawa counties. Huron County failed to provide requested reports.

12:00 PM Jan 17, 2014
We've had our holiday fun, now it's time to pay. Settle in, this one's long.
 
While I hope you find the body here insightful, if you want the "TL;DR" scroll to the bottom.
 
3:00 PM Jan 16, 2014

You know it’s the dead of winter when the hottest news coming out of Washington about the 113th Congress is how they have become the wealthiest Congress ever.

Wow! Just when you thought they were worthless.

6:20 PM Jan 15, 2014

The folks at the Erie County Dog Pound want to remind dog owners that it's time to buy the annual dog license.

The dog tags cost $18 and are supposed to be purchased by the end of January. 

5:37 PM Jan 15, 2014
Do you know understand your Columbia Gas of Ohio bills? Do you wonder if you are paying too much for natural gas?
4:29 PM Jan 15, 2014
The following are a few suggestions for budget cuts until the city stabilizes the budget:
 
12:36 PM Jan 14, 2014

Milan native Thomas Alva Edison has received another honor.

Intel announced Jan. 6 that it has come out with a tiny new computer, the Edison, that’s the size of an SD card and runs Linux.

5:47 PM Jan 13, 2014
Unlike schools and many businesses, Firelands Regional Medical Center simply cannot close down amid subzero temperatures or winter storms.
5:17 PM Jan 13, 2014

Orange Juice Wakes Up

12:29 PM Jan 13, 2014
Our team at the Welcome Centers recognize we are a different kind of business, with no actual product. Our responsibility is to create happy “customers,” even though those same customers make purchases at your businesses.
7:02 AM Jan 13, 2014

In Sandusky County, law enforcement is a family business.

Sheriff Kyle Overmyer is the son of a retired sheriff's deputy and one of the men in charge today. His brother-in-law is sheriff's Captain Michael Meggitt.

5:00 AM Jan 13, 2014
Have you ever thought you are right about something — KNOW you are right — only to find out in the end you were wrong after all?
5:59 PM Jan 12, 2014