By Timothy J. Malinich, Extension Educator

8:00 AM Feb 15, 2015

“Life’s persistent and most urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others.’” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Volunteers are needed to help at the Taste of the North Coast event at Kalahari on Feb. 19. Volunteers may work in short shifts between 4-9 p.m.

7:09 AM Feb 15, 2015

When Gov. John Kasich visits our region he can stand proudly with the residents and public officials from both political parties involved in the recovery movement and say he meant what he said.

2:39 PM Feb 14, 2015

Valentine's Day isn't a great holiday for everyone.

1:18 PM Feb 14, 2015

The Ohio Sea Grant program is one of 33 coastal programs nationwide whose mission is to ensure the practical use and conservation of coastal, marine and Great Lake resources in order to create a sustainable economy and environment.

12:58 PM Feb 14, 2015

I started riding in the Tour De Cure about eight years ago. 

I was looking for some good cause that I could support that involved riding bikes. 

11:07 AM Feb 14, 2015

Previously I discussed five common thinking errors as the first of a series on cognitive distortions. 

6:55 PM Feb 13, 2015

Pits close, end of an era

The world’s most famous and busiest commodity trading pits in Chicago and New York will close later this year, per an announcement from the CME Group earlier this week.

4:00 PM Feb 13, 2015

UPDATE: It will be way too cool for ice fishing for kids this weekend. The event has been canceled.

But you can still register for dodgeball!

Sandusky Recreation has several different programs coming up in February including Camp 911, ice fishing and dodgeball.

3:20 PM Feb 13, 2015

Well, it's February already!

A month has come and gone ... where the heck did it go?  

1:30 PM Feb 13, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Feb. 8, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

Huron Co., Norwalk Corp., 4290 Ohio 601, Riley Holdings LTD to Kevin J. and Brandi J. Roeder, $900,000.

11:01 AM Feb 13, 2015

Halfway through February already?! Time does seem to be passing by quickly.

Despite being the shortest month, February is just jam-packed full of events, holidays and that eagerness for spring to arrive.

3:00 PM Feb 12, 2015

Many years ago, a friend of mine from science fiction fandom named William Breiding told me to read a mystery novel called "When the Sacred Ginmill Closes" by Lawrence Block.

2:53 PM Feb 12, 2015
Ed and Sue's story
1:00 PM Feb 12, 2015

“The resistance that you fight physically in the gym and the resistance that you fight in life can only build a strong character.” Arnold Schwarzenegger

The FIT Challengers meet Saturday for our monthly meeting. 

12:16 PM Feb 12, 2015

Is lasagna a favorite at your house?

Why not try this Lasagna Bowl recipe?

It’s a nontraditional twist on this classic dish that uses many of the same ingredients as traditional lasagna without the added time of baking it.

It’s simple.

3:02 PM Feb 11, 2015

Set your goals high, and don't stop until you get there. ~Bo Jackson

It felt good to get back into the routine of the gym this past week.

We still had to modify things a little because I obtained a cough.

12:36 PM Feb 11, 2015