Sandusky County Prosecutor Tom Stierwalt never explained the decision he made in January to drop the investigation of Ohio Patrol Sgt. Ricky Vitte Jr., who was accused of watching porn and masturbating with a 12-year-old boy.

7:26 AM Nov 29, 2014

Most of us spend Thanksgiving with family and friends, but how well do we really know the people who share the table with us?

Holidays -- and of course there are more just around the corner -- are great times to get to know more about those we think we know all about.

12:46 AM Nov 29, 2014

OPEC swamps crude prices

4:00 PM Nov 28, 2014

I think it’s been a productive past week. 

I got a couple good workouts in with my personal trainer Hannah Riley of the Norwalk Rec and I have a good plan for making it through Thanksgiving. 

12:12 PM Nov 28, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Nov. 22, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

Erie Co., Huron City, 229 Center St., Judith M. Tann to Bruce A. and Nancy L. Brotherton, $399,900.

11:10 AM Nov 28, 2014

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks.

Signs of bipolar disorder may include:

3:46 PM Nov 27, 2014

Something we all do regardless of race, nationality, native language, etc.

3:00 PM Nov 27, 2014

It’s been two weeks since I have written a blog and I apologize to everybody for this.  

1:09 PM Nov 27, 2014

I saw a video clip last weekend of a singer whose microphone went out while she was singing “The Star Spangled Banner” preceding a hockey game in Toronto.

7:00 AM Nov 27, 2014

How much is a child's safety and security worth? 

Foster parents know the feeling when all their foster kids are fed, bathed, and tucked safely in bed for the night is priceless.

7:00 AM Nov 27, 2014

Well, I didn't make my goal of 5 pounds, but I did lose 2.5 pounds.

I am not too mad about it. I am just steering clear of "Thanksgiving terror" so I won't gain it back.

I have been working out at home and it's been going OK.

9:27 PM Nov 26, 2014

What food do you think about when you think about comfort food?

Chicken noodle soup is right up there on the list, especially during cold winter nights.

4:02 PM Nov 26, 2014

This past week I sat in on two meetings, both with similar objectives:  assess the natural resource needs and concerns in the county and throughout several watersheds; and identify the methods (conservation programs and practices) that will resolve the problems.  We are firm believers in locally-

2:46 PM Nov 26, 2014
Janet recently underwent a mortgage situation that we are seeing with increasing regularity these days.
11:00 AM Nov 26, 2014

Andre Stockett, who had obstruction charges against him recently dropped, was our guest on Between the Lines today.

His interview concluded with the announcement he was moving forward with a civil suit against the city of Sandusky.

10:22 AM Nov 26, 2014

I just returned from a geriatric medicine conference held by the Cleveland Clinic and learned about new practices being tested when treating people of older age.

9:30 AM Nov 26, 2014
As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, I am thankful to have been granted an interview of Geoffrey Landis, a NASA scientist, well-regarded science fiction writer and local poet.
2:12 AM Nov 26, 2014