“The start to a better world is our belief that it is possible.” – Katherine Shaw

If you have any talent in woodworking or woodcarving, an agency could use your help making carousel horses.

7:00 AM May 10, 2015


May marks the month when many wild animals are born or hatched — and is the peak time of year for encounters with people performing yard work, such as tree trimming, mowing and gardening.

6:43 PM May 9, 2015

In January this year in Perkins Township our water bill was increased from $28.67 to $29.09 for the minimum. Now you want to increase it 10.5 percent over three years. 

For a family that is outrageous. For one person living alone it is outrageous also.

Margaret Kelley

5:20 PM May 9, 2015

President Obama's recent executive order is clearly the proverbial step in the right direction. This measure to lessen federal energy use in thousands of government buildings, while bolstering energy efficiency in thousands of government vehicles, is appropriate and praiseworthy.

4:56 PM May 9, 2015



I was with the fastest monster truck driver Thursday afternoon.

4:07 PM May 8, 2015

Corn prices in the dirt

4:00 PM May 8, 2015

Erie MetroParks trustee Kurt Landefeld called for changes in the leadership in the Erie County Democratic Party Thursday, citing local election losses and turmoil on the Erie County Election Board.

1:13 PM May 8, 2015

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending May 4, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

Erie Co., Perkins Twp., Perkins Avenue land, Kennedy Mall LTD to The Kroger Co., $3,050,000.

11:15 AM May 8, 2015

I don't have to begin to imagine, this letter will be a discomfort to some people, those with a different ideological outlook.

5:35 PM May 7, 2015

It's good to be back! Here's some amends.

3:00 PM May 7, 2015

May 7 is National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. 

1:32 PM May 7, 2015

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” Confucius

One more week down and that means one more week closer to my goals.

12:18 PM May 7, 2015

It isn't often an area golf course has the distinction of hosting a national qualifying tournament.

11:50 PM May 6, 2015
 Complaints about the pickup schedule for downtown trash cans and other receptacles as an economic indicator say good times are heading our way. 
11:35 PM May 6, 2015