11:41 AM May 23, 2012

After a month of sleepless nights spent waiting by the telephone, I’ve given up on Mitt.

I think it’s safe to say that my business card didn’t stay in his breast pocket for long. In reality, it probably found its resting place at the Lorain dump soon after the April 19 rally.

12:36 AM May 23, 2012

Writer’s Note: Because some people will flip out before even reading through all of this particular blog entry, I’ll say this up-front: Fast Lane is a new and evolving program at Cedar Point.

11:55 AM May 22, 2012

It was nice last week seeing the pictures from my visit to the quarry with my personal trainer Trevor Tieche of Bodi N Balance.

11:45 AM May 22, 2012

I finished out with a good week.  I was weighed and measured on Friday and the hard work and determination are paying off.  I lost 2 pounds and several inches since my last weigh-in three weeks ago.

11:21 AM May 22, 2012

This past week was yet another week in which I feel as though I worked very hard, but haven’t seen the results I’d been hoping to achieve. 

9:49 AM May 20, 2012

Excerpt from "Between the Lines" column in today's Sunday Register, May 20, 2012: The alleged abuse at the Sandusky County jail happened in January and was first reported by the Register in February.

3:34 PM May 18, 2012

I had a little help from a couple of Paleophotographers while checking out the preview for Cedar Point’s Dinosaurs Alive!. If you notice the photo credits you may see the last name of Werling in every one, but the first names differ a bit.

11:09 AM May 18, 2012

Celebrate the glorious May weather today by checking out a tribute to the month penned by Gertrude Victor, the wife of a Sandusky tavern owner in the mid-1800s.

The Sandusky History Blog shares this piece with us. Here's an exerpt:

"May the bloom in thy cheek n’er fade

6:00 PM May 17, 2012

This week on Five Points, Emil and Andy talk about the local pain pill problem, Firelands positive people and what they do to save money.

5:56 PM May 17, 2012

At some level, gravity is what makes every ride at Cedar Point the ride that it is.

The butterflied stomach you get every time one of Skyhawk’s swings reaches its apex is the lack of gravity giving you what feels like a quick moment of weightlessness.

5:22 PM May 17, 2012

Senate Democrats have an exciting prospect ahead of them. They may be able to get a fake Indian in their caucus to keep their fake war hero company!

11:00 AM May 17, 2012

This is a weekly column by Sandusky attorney Dan McGookey, devoted to telling true stories of homeowners who have been victimized by a lending system which makes it profitable to foreclose. The names used have been changed for privacy purposes. This is Karen's Tale.

11:27 AM May 16, 2012

Wednesday's rainy and overcast skies could be good for the bird watchers in the area for the annual migration.

11:12 AM May 16, 2012

Cedar Point’s new attraction, Dinosaurs Alive!, is showing some teeth in its early existence.

3:58 PM May 15, 2012

Warren Harding, a native of Marion, Ohio, who was the country's leader 1921 to 1923, usually is not considered a great president.

2:27 PM May 15, 2012

I just finished a good week.  I was weighed and measured on Friday and my hard work is paying off.  I lost 6 pounds and several inches since my last weigh-in three weeks ago. 

11:21 AM May 15, 2012

This past week has been busy! A lot of my supporters were very proud to see my results from me being in the FIT  Challenge.