Sue Steigerwald joined us at the Sandusky Register for Between the Lines. Steigerwald is a consumer advocate for owners of all-electric homes who fight changes in electric rates adversely impacting residents in the community.

11:13 AM Dec 18, 2014

The National Audubon Society aptly informs us that fully half of North American bird species could suffer habitat loss in just the next few decades. Although certain avian species will be able to adapt, others may disappear.

8:30 AM Dec 18, 2014

High school sports do far more than promote physical fitness. They instill school pride, foster a sense of unity between players and fans, and promote a commitment to the greater community. 

7:00 AM Dec 18, 2014

Many people enjoy hot chocolate during the winter months.

Instead of using a store-bought mix, why not make this delicious vanilla almond hot chocolate?

8:12 PM Dec 17, 2014

Local author Bob Adamov, who writes thrillers, is offering naming rights for a couple of the characters in his new book, "Missing," which will be out in April.

4:52 PM Dec 17, 2014

Three drinks are traditional at my house on Christmas Eve — broth, slush and punch. The first two are non-negotiable. My father always made his special Christmas broth and he passed the recipe down to my husband. I’m not too big on keeping recipes secret.

7:00 AM Dec 17, 2014

Have you seen some great holiday displays in our area? Where?

2:15 PM Dec 16, 2014

Port Clinton and Sandusky native Doug Cooper has won one of the "2014 USA Best Book Awards" from USA Book News in the literary fiction category for his novel, "Outside In."

5:19 PM Dec 15, 2014

"Sometimes the people whom we've known for only a short amount of time have a bigger impact on us than those we've known forever." - Maya Angelou

Thanks again former FIT Challenger Trina Crosland; this was just what I needed.

12:35 PM Dec 15, 2014

More than 2,000 people donned white beards and red hats Sunday to participate in the third annual Santa Hustle at Cedar Point.

The event, organized by Adrenaline Sports Management and hosted by the Sandusky amusement park, included a half marathon and 5K race.

9:45 AM Dec 15, 2014

Before the election, the city officials just couldn’t accommodate the taxpayer enough, but since the election is over and the officials got their tax increase passed, it is back to business as usual.   

8:50 AM Dec 15, 2014

For the past 25 years, locals have anticipated the arrival of the latest installment of a Christmas tradition — a shining ornament crafted from glass by artist Cary Ferguson.

5:45 AM Dec 15, 2014

On the first month of growing, I gave this gift to me:

January’s frozen beau-ty.

On the second month of growing, I gave this gift to me:

Two catalogs,

And January’s frozen beau-ty.

On the third month of growing, I gave this gift to me:

8:16 AM Dec 14, 2014

We sympathize with Fremont Mayor Jim Ellis. He didn't create the Fremont Reservoir project and he didn't cause the enormous burden — in the neighborhood of $45 million — in cost overruns from the project initiated by the city just a few years ago under Mayor Terry Overmyer.

6:38 AM Dec 14, 2014

The Plum Brook Station in Sandusky was created from 9,000 acres of farmland in 1941 to produce explosive powders during World War ll. Later, the agency that evolved into NASA bought the property for rocket and space exploration research and operated NASA’s only nuclear reactor.

7:31 PM Dec 13, 2014

The only acceptance you need is from yourself.  Block out other people's opinions.  You are doing this for you.  Progress takes time.  Be patient.  Unknown

11:20 AM Dec 13, 2014