Most mystery readers enjoy the sense of place their favorite kind of fiction provides. Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes' adventures give readers a glimpse of Victorian London, and Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe tales offer a look at Los Angeles in bygone days.

9:31 AM Feb 27, 2015

We previously identified the 15 most common thinking errors. I discussed specific interventions. Now, I would like to wrap up the series with eight exercises to implement.

3:16 PM Feb 26, 2015
The stories of thousands of homeowners
1:00 PM Feb 26, 2015

I made a nice discovery while researching a story: The folks at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources offer free monthly "natural areas" computer wallpapers, so that you can show your affectio

11:25 AM Feb 26, 2015

"We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers, but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change." Katharine Hepburn 

10:23 AM Feb 26, 2015
Big Brother is here and worst of all, we're welcoming him into our homes.
8:23 AM Feb 26, 2015

His gift "is on loan from God," but Rush Limbaugh blows it for conservatives. 

5:18 AM Feb 26, 2015

Monica Seitz has finally realized her dream of firing a 300 game.

She achieved the feat of tossing 12 strikes in a row in a single game just a few minutes before Brian Soward racked up his 17th perfect game Feb. 15 while they competed in the Extol tournament at Star Lanes.

10:30 PM Feb 25, 2015

I am writing to thank each and everyone for the kind words spoken about me ("The card lady," Register, Feb. 12).

I thank Andy the reporter from the Register newspaper, Sue Daugherty from Serving Our Seniors and everyone who spoke highly of me.

3:30 PM Feb 25, 2015

During Lent, many people turn to fish and meatless alternatives on Fridays.

Sometimes it may be challenging to find a variety of recipes to try during the season.

3:06 PM Feb 25, 2015

Time is flying by!

I can't believe we are almost through our second month.

I can tell I am getting stronger and my endurance is building up.

There is a machine at Health & Strength that I call "The Monster."

1:23 PM Feb 25, 2015

Peter Bebergal's "Season of the Witch: How the Occult Saved Rock and Roll," manages to perform a bit of magic: It's a book on rock music that's fun to read. I've generally quit reading books about the Beatles and about rock music because once you've read a few, you've pretty much read them all.

9:56 AM Feb 25, 2015

Luvada Wilson is a woman on a mission — to bring the Clerk of Courts office up to speed. She and her staff have doled out nearly $3 million owed to people who overpaid for services. The addition of updated software will ensure the smooth tracking of funds. 

6:01 AM Feb 25, 2015

“If wishes were horses, beggars would ride” was one of my mother’s many sayings.According to Wikipedia, it is an English language proverb, originating in the 16th century, which is usually used to suggest it is useless to wish and that better results will be achieved through action.

6:00 AM Feb 25, 2015

Oh, the games people play.

According to C-SPAN’s Washington Journal this past Monday, when Congress approved the $1.1 trillion spending bill in December they purposely set it up so the Department of Homeland Security funding would expire this Friday.

5:00 PM Feb 24, 2015

FIT Challenger Kevin Scarpino has been working really hard during our sessions three days a week. 

His nutrition plan is working great, and I expect that his weight loss should continue without much change to the current program. 

3:38 PM Feb 24, 2015