The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending May 24, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties:

11:01 AM May 29, 2015

Thumbs down to Sandusky’s big grass problems, with about 80 properties in violation of the city’s high grass and weeds ordinance earlier this week. Where’s that former city commissioner and his lawnmower when we need him?

10:00 AM May 29, 2015

“Running alone is the toughest. You get to the point where you have to keep pushing yourself.”

-Walter Payton


Well, another week down and that much closer to my new goals.

6:43 AM May 29, 2015

With the update in the diagnostic manual, binge eating disorder was recognized as a diagnosis, versus previously described as the catch-all eating disorder or “eating disorder not otherwise specified”

4:35 PM May 28, 2015
Challenge yourself to achieve more by considering your opposite viewpoint.
3:00 PM May 28, 2015

It's Opening Day Sunday for the Spiegel Grove Squires, the baseball team associated with Fremont's Rutherford B. Hayes Center that plays the game using 1860s rules.

1:39 PM May 28, 2015

Danielle's story


We have seen dozens, if not hundreds, of mortgage modifications over the years which, at a glance, we could immediately tell had no chance of success.

12:30 PM May 28, 2015

Hey, I am now the mother of a high school graduate and a first time 5K participant ... all in the same day.

11:43 AM May 28, 2015

"Jesus didn't say just love the pretty people, the smart people, the wealthy people or people who smell good. He said to love everyone and that's what I intend to do with the rest of my life."

7:19 AM May 28, 2015

Sports fans have likely heard of Deion Sanders, famous as being the only athlete to play in both a World Series and a Super Bowl. 

3:30 PM May 27, 2015

Do you like a little “kick” to your dinner?

Fire up the grill and try this Chile-Marinated Flank Steak. This is a great dish to try during grilling season.

Chile-Marinated Flank Steak

3:15 PM May 27, 2015

 This past week, I weighed in and lost 15 pounds this month.

I think that puts me at 74 pounds lost since the challenge began. I am 1 pound away from my 75-pound goal for the challenge with about five weeks to go. I am so thankful I was gifted this opportunity to change my life! 

11:40 AM May 27, 2015

Well, I'm back.

Thank you to all the people who noted that I was not writing "And Another Thing" and inquired about my health or job status. It is so good to hear from people who care.

6:01 AM May 27, 2015


Mills Creek has a busy schedule when it comes to golf events this summer.

The feature tournament is the club championship tournament in which Tim Belden, of Castalia, is the defending champion.

9:45 PM May 26, 2015

The one thing I’ve noticed during the Race to The White House is most of the potential presidents of the USA have a plan for this, that and the other thing, but none have a peace plan.

5:00 PM May 26, 2015

John Scalzi,  Ohio's most prominent science fiction writer, has just signed a $3.4 million, 10-year deal with Tor Books for his next 10 books, the

1:00 PM May 26, 2015