Excerpt: Erie County commissioners Bill Monaghan and Pat Shenigo got a huge assist last year from Jim Rokakis, the former Cuyahoga County treasurer who currently serves as director of Thriving Communities Institute, which supports land bank programs throughout Ohio.

9:30 AM Apr 3, 2013

Excerpt: Because of the sequester last month President Obama canceled all White House tours because, as the president stated, the Secret Service claimed it can’t continue the funding to do routine screening, surveillance and ID checks for White House visitors.

7:30 AM Apr 3, 2013

The suicide of Internet activist Aaron Swartz (I wrote about the case here) has spawned a number of projects. 

5:26 PM Apr 2, 2013

Excerpt from the local editorial in Tuesday's Register: At its March 25 meeting, the Sandusky city commission spent about 10 minutes reviewing the $16 million 2013 city budget. They pronounced it "balanced,"  approving it in a unanimous 7-0 vote.

5:00 PM Apr 2, 2013

My topic this week is the downtown parking study.

10:58 AM Apr 2, 2013

What is that thing?

Sandusky Police
Sunday, March 31, 2013
3:32 p.m. — 400 block McDonough St., “Children found a suspicious object in the rear yard. The object was retained until it can be properly identified.”

 

10:30 AM Apr 2, 2013

My blog headline refers to Warren Harding, U.S. president from 1921 to 1923 and the publisher of an Ohio newspaper, the Marion Star, before he moved into the White House. Two of my colleagues here at the Register have been Marion Star alums.

5:06 PM Apr 1, 2013

Cedar Fair keeping all other amusement parks. Border stops to replace parking booths at causeway and chaussee entrances.

2:15 PM Apr 1, 2013

Excerpt from Monday's local editorial in the Register: It happens too often. It happens daily. 

It's still disturbing when we read news articles like one published last week in the Register about "Liza," who waited 14 months before the man she accused of rape was arrested. 

2:00 PM Apr 1, 2013

Excerpt from Monday's Chuck Hoefert column: In Tribe Town, “Wait until next year” is the year Indian fans have been waiting for since Cleveland started preparing to defend the last World Series Championship they won back, way, way, way back in 1948. 

9:30 AM Apr 1, 2013

Always carry protection

Erie County sheriff
Saturday, March 30, 2013
1:43 a.m. — 7500 block Wahl Road, Vickery, theft of wallet that contained birth control and papers.

8:30 AM Apr 1, 2013

Get police blotters from across the region in the Sunday Register.

Drug arrest

8:30 AM Mar 31, 2013

Excerpt: As the unendurable monotony of the offseason ends, celebrate baseball’s return with mental calisthenics.

7:30 AM Mar 31, 2013

Excerpt from the Sunday editorial: Like many in Sandusky, we're disappointed and impatient with the long delay appointing a new police chief. It's been more  than five years since the department had a permanent leader. Only in Sandusky, perhaps, could that happen.  

2:30 PM Mar 30, 2013

Get the Huron police blotter and blotters from Port Clinton police and the Ottawa County sheriff in today's Register. Click here for the ePaper, for home delivery or buy a Register daily at a newsstand near you.

10:30 AM Mar 30, 2013

Get the Port Clinton, Ottawa County sheriff and Huron police bloter in today's Register. Click here for the ePaper, for home delivery or buy a Register daily at a newsstand near you.

9:30 AM Mar 30, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:

USDA report shows more grain

4:00 PM Mar 29, 2013