11:24 AM Jun 14, 2014

As we celebrate Flag Day, I think it is important to understand the history of the Pledge of Allegiance.

This information was taken from a pamphlet prepared by the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution.

5:31 PM Jun 13, 2014

During a recent car crash, I ran into a jubilant man named Michael Smith, who said he wouldn't believe me if he made the newspaper in a positive light.

Well, you're wrong.

I snapped this photo of him shortly leaving the crash scene. I took it because I thought it looked cool.

3:18 PM Jun 13, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending June 7, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

2:46 PM Jun 13, 2014

“Are you the guy that takes his kids on the road trips?” “Are you going on the road trip this year?” Where are you going this year?” 

The boys and I have have been stopped a few times with questions on this year’s Road Trip.

8:21 AM Jun 13, 2014

By Rita M. Mahler
Around the Horn

I’m proud to be given the opportunity by the Ottawa County Register to resurrect a longstanding weekly column my parents, R. Neil Sr. & Rosemary Merckens, started when they owned the Peninsular News.

8:43 PM Jun 12, 2014
According to the story below, retro decor is much desired, whether authentic vintage or reproduction.
6:14 PM Jun 12, 2014

On May 29, I picked up the Register and the headline was “City deserves better than this”

3:00 PM Jun 12, 2014
As our society has enjoyed an increasing life expectancy, the need to communicate between generations becomes more vital.
 
11:10 AM Jun 12, 2014
The Miller's Story
 
9:30 AM Jun 12, 2014

Assistant Sandusky police Chief Phil Frost was our guest at noon Thursday for "Between the Lines Live."

Frost, who's been with the department since 1988, was recently promoted assistant chief by Chief John Orzech.

11:00 AM Jun 11, 2014
Perhaps some good will come from the bait and switch that took our nation’s focus away from the Veterans Administration waiting list scandal after Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was traded for the five Taliban prisoners jailed at Guantanamo Bay.
9:59 AM Jun 10, 2014

In 2012, two of the most popular bass anglers (Boyd Duckett & Gary Klein) in the country, with the help from executives from the Outdoor Channel, developed the most cutting-edge, high-intensity bass tournament the fishing industry has ever seen.

8:39 PM Jun 9, 2014
It’s been written that America has a love affair with cars. I’ve had more of a love-hate relationship with my vehicles. I love them when they work and hate them when they don’t.
6:41 PM Jun 9, 2014
Early last summer, while our advertising agency was visiting our region from Columbus, we began discussing ideas for a new campaign.
3:49 PM Jun 9, 2014

Here in Erie County, we're blessed with a really interesting NASA facility — NASA Plum Brook Station. It has the world's biggest indoor vacuum