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.

6:00 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.

2:30 PM Mar 23, 2013

Can you watch my dog?

9:30 AM Mar 23, 2013

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

3:57 PM Mar 22, 2013

1. "The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown is being made available as a free ebook this week, as a publicity stunt for his upcoming new book.

1:56 PM Mar 22, 2013

Three neckties and no tablets

Ottawa County sheriff

Friday, March 15, 2013
4:03 p.m. – Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office, man purchased 100 used computer tablets from internet and received three neck ties in the mail, PayPal fraud department contacted.

1:30 PM Mar 22, 2013

High

For the week ending March 15, 2013:

1:00 PM Mar 22, 2013

This week the Sandusky History blog includes a look back to the March 19, 1985, edition of the Sandusky Register, and an article featuring a new business that opened:

11:00 AM Mar 22, 2013

Suicide is painless

10:30 AM Mar 22, 2013

Excerpt: The Defense of Marriage Act is an exception to the rule that a law’s title is as uninformative about the law’s purpose as the titles of Marx Brothers movies (“Duck Soup,” “Horse Feathers,” “Animal Crackers”) are about those movies’ contents.

8:30 AM Mar 22, 2013

Continuing education is very important for any individual. Many professions require a certain number of hours documented to ensure your knowledge base, standards, and practices are current and adaptive. My previous profession was a good example of this.

3:09 PM Mar 21, 2013

Stephanie was sued for foreclosure on her $47,000 mortgage after missing three payments in 2004. As generally is true with banks these days, Stephanie’s bank showed her no forgiveness when she fell behind.

11:00 AM Mar 21, 2013

We would be remiss if we did not note in this space the departure of former Sandusky police chief Jim Lang. 

It's true enough that during his tenure we were never reluctant to criticize or find fault with decisions Lang made. 

10:30 AM Mar 21, 2013

The recent rape conviction of two teenagers, one of whom also distributed a photo and sent cruel text messages about their victim, has captured the “bystander effect” in graphic and nauseating detail.

7:30 AM Mar 21, 2013

Q: I am a 20-year-old guy who is in good shape and good looking, however I am still 100% inexperienced with girls. By inexperienced I mean I haven't kissed, taken a girl on a date, intimately touched, had sex, or even seen a girl naked. Lame, I know.

3:58 PM Mar 20, 2013

This week on the Ohio's Yesterdays blog, Parks Canda remembers the 70th anniversary of the loss of a Word War II pilot from Fremont who died when his plane crashed on a route from Ontario to Maine.

10:57 AM Mar 20, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine might be the most traveled state AG in recent history.

He also has shown himself to be one of the most accessible.

8:30 AM Mar 20, 2013