No one likes to think about the day that their own health deteriorates to the point of needing a caregiver. Even children of aging parents are uncomfortable having this conversation until an accident or an acute episode takes place and forces this topic to be discussed and decisions to be made.

6:01 AM Jun 3, 2015

Sandusky Bay Conference golf coaches have come up with a rather unique tournament for individual members of SBC schools who played on their respective teams.

12:13 AM Jun 3, 2015

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter in Singapore last Saturday at the Shangri-La Dialogue, hosted by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, called on China to halt its rapid island building in the South China Sea by warning that the reclamation projects on rocky shoals and reefs was causi

5:00 PM Jun 2, 2015

I got a call telling me I should visit the city marina to see what has taken place on the parking lot, so I went down to take a look. 

3:00 PM Jun 2, 2015

This past month has been a bit of a struggle for FIT Challenger Chels Rennard to find time to come to the gym.

As a result, she did take a few steps backwards in the stats column. I would like to see Chelsey making time for the gym at least three to four times per week.

12:04 PM Jun 2, 2015

More than 1,300 students from Perkins and Sandusky schools gathered at Sawmill Creek Resort recently for an iEvolve with STEM program. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, which all added up to some serious fun for the "citizen scientists" at the program.

10:36 AM Jun 2, 2015

Sandusky online survey is available right at the top of

It's designed to get your input, whether you live in the city, or other parts of the county, or region, or whether you're a tourist who visits here often.

7:30 AM Jun 2, 2015

First of all, I would like to thank everyone, both runners and volunteers, for making our FIT Challenge 5k the most successful event so far in its short history.

8:15 PM Jun 1, 2015

Timothy J. Malinich
Extension Educator, AgNR, Horticulture

2:21 AM May 31, 2015


As a quick review, the emerald ash borer (EAB) is an insect from China that was first seen in North America in the Detroit/Windsor, Ontario region. Since their transport in infested shipping pallets around 2002, they have spread into 24 states, plus Ontario and Quebec.

11:30 AM May 30, 2015

Steak and eggs — oh my

4:00 PM May 29, 2015

Style has a new home.

Kim Mazur owns Fabulous Female Boutique — the source for stylish clothes, accessories, purses and jewelry.

2:44 PM May 29, 2015

Sandusky ex officio mayor Dennis Murray Jr.

1:31 PM May 29, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending May 24, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

11:01 AM May 29, 2015

Thumbs down to Sandusky’s big grass problems, with about 80 properties in violation of the city’s high grass and weeds ordinance earlier this week. Where’s that former city commissioner and his lawnmower when we need him?

10:00 AM May 29, 2015

“Running alone is the toughest. You get to the point where you have to keep pushing yourself.”

-Walter Payton


Well, another week down and that much closer to my new goals.

6:43 AM May 29, 2015