10:55 AM Sep 28, 2012

This week on the Ohio's Yesteryears blog, a retired naval commander visited the Hayes museum to donate his great grandfather's escutcheon and other family heirlooms to honor the long-time friendship between his ancestor General Manning Force and President Rutherford B. Hayes.

12:06 PM Sep 27, 2012

It used to be in the old days (just a little over ten years ago) before loan securitization (bundling loans together in a pool for the purpose of selling stock certificates in the pool at a huge mark-up over the face value of those loans) was legalized, banks actually were anxious to receive any

1:14 PM Sep 25, 2012

Time to get those sneakers laced and those hamstrings stretched. There are two 5K walk/runs scheduled this Sunday in the Sandusky area. Ann Van Nort, a retired Sandusky teacher, fell down her stairs and broke her back in May.

11:00 AM Sep 25, 2012

It seems the trees are in the forefront once again. If anyone has a question about a tree, always call the city and they will put you in touch with someone who can walk you through the process.  

7:21 AM Sep 25, 2012

Today's paper offers an interesting contrast in standards for police officers and basketball coaches. 

2:18 PM Sep 24, 2012

The county fair wasn't a big deal to me when I was growing up in Toledo. The Lucas County Fairgrounds was where the Mud Hens played and that was my only experience going to the fairgrounds as a kid.

10:19 PM Sep 23, 2012

It will be interesting to see city commissioners wrestle now with the city's labor attorney concerning a decision to reinstate a fired police officer.

3:32 PM Sep 23, 2012

Island life on South Bass Island calms down on Mondays, but a Monday on North Bass Island is just like every other day of the week: quiet.

11:49 AM Sep 21, 2012

This week on the Sandusky History blog, we learn about Jane Castle, who lectured at Carnegie Hall in 1926 on mind power.

1:28 PM Sep 19, 2012

Zach Kibler isn't your average junior high cross country runner. Not every runner finishes a race with a smiling face and an escort of 20 other runners.

11:26 AM Sep 19, 2012

This week on on the Genealogy of Northwest Ohio blog, Derek Davey talks about overcoming hurdles while creating family biographies.

11:16 AM Sep 18, 2012

Todd Roth, City Engineer, will be leaving the city at the end of the year and Tom Whittied, IT Manager, has left but he still does some work for the city.  The Police Chief position is still open.

1:12 PM Sep 14, 2012

People who listen to classical music seriously are a minority. If you spend time listening to music written by living composers, you're part of a minority within a minority.

10:37 AM Sep 13, 2012

Just another fun photo found while on the road today, add your own caption in the comments section...

Here's a previous Caption This in case you missed it.

11:28 AM Sep 12, 2012

What were you doing Sunday morning? Were you just getting out of bed, getting ready for church, finding some cartoons for the kids to watch? Or were you running up Cedar Point beach after swimming 2.4 miles, peeling off a wetsuit and getting ready to bike 112 miles and then run 26.2 miles?

11:01 AM Sep 12, 2012

This week on the Herbal Collections blog, master herbalist Mary Colvin writes about Plantain, a plant highly useful for a variety remedies.