We can't understand the almost bizarre behavior of Erie County commissioner Bill Monaghan during two county land bank board meetings last month. 

7:00 AM Nov 10, 2014

How this ‘homer’ won the football picks and watched a fourth state volleyball championship in one very Huron week ...

 

In case you didn’t know, I graduated from Huron High School in 2006.

I’ve lived in “a Great Lake Place” since 1999.

6:29 PM Nov 9, 2014

This coming Tuesday, Nov. 11, we will celebrate Veteran's Day. Its early tradition began centuries ago, and continues ever so strongly today.  

4:26 PM Nov 9, 2014
 
I've had a number of pets over the years, but it's only recently that I realized just how special my first "real" pet really was.
I say "real" pet because the first creature I kept wasn't the kind you bought at the pet store.
7:01 AM Nov 9, 2014

Scott Gast's life was like a streaking comet across the sky, a gift to his family and this community.

He was our very own rock star.

He was also a son, a brother, a Christian, a friend.

6:00 AM Nov 9, 2014

According to oral tribal history and more recent written records, Native American hunters pursued the huge numbers of raccoons each fall on the Lake Erie Islands.

7:13 PM Nov 8, 2014

November!!  It's a month in which we remember people, memories and things in which we are thankful for. 

Granted, we should be thankful all year long for the gifts bestowed upon us. 

12:46 PM Nov 8, 2014

It won. Not only that, it won big.

Voters in Sandusky — by a 58 to 42 percent margin — approved a small hike in the city's income tax and an increase in the admissions tax rate paid by visitors who come to Cedar Point.

11:47 AM Nov 8, 2014

The American Humanist Association (Atheists) has begun a campaign to urge people to sit out the Pledge of Allegiance until the words "under God," which were added to the pledge in 1954, are removed. 

9:02 AM Nov 8, 2014

Dropping oil pressures producers

4:00 PM Nov 7, 2014

Stress, happiness, unhappiness, depression. These are all first-world problems.  They are all perceptions. 

12:37 PM Nov 7, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Nov. 1, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

12:12 PM Nov 7, 2014

Looking for a way to stay warm this fall season?

Try running.

Sure, the first half mile might be chilly, but once you get the blood flowing you might be surprised when you shed that hooded sweatshirt. 

9:53 AM Nov 7, 2014

There is a saying that if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Having read a full-page newspaper ad by Windlab regarding all the good things about wind turbines, I had to ask myself a few questions:

1. Is there no downside to the wind turbines?

9:29 AM Nov 7, 2014

The Ebola Virus Disease, or EVD, causes a severe fever and hemorrhage, or bleeding, that can lead to death. Currently, five variations of the virus are known, but four affect humans. The other, the Reston Virus, causes diseases in primates such as monkeys, gorillas and apes.

6:46 AM Nov 7, 2014

Reporters and editors at the Register who came to know Mike Limberios listened to his story, heard his truth and respected his courage.

It was shocking to learn about the death on Wednesday of the man whose world crashed 2½ years ago when his 19-year-old son Jacob was killed. 

6:11 AM Nov 7, 2014

Are you coping with someone’s active addiction?

Has substance abuse impacted your life?

Have you lost someone from prescription/opiate abuse, other drugs or alcohol?

7:14 PM Nov 6, 2014