"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." Maya Angelou.

Inspirations, we all have them.

When I began the FIT Challenge, I knew I would get attention. That's part of the reason any of us do it - the attention keeps us honest and on our toes.

9:45 AM Nov 3, 2014


Without a doubt, Mills Elementary School students have recruited the best class pet.

6:45 PM Nov 2, 2014

On Tuesday, the nation goes to the polls to vote for various candidates, issues and levies. Actually, Election Day has evolved into Election Month, ostensibly to accommodate those with questionable time management skills, while allegedly abetting various forms of election abuse.

2:58 PM Nov 1, 2014

"Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”  Jack Canfield    

It is natural for most people to have fears or phobias. 

Oftentimes, we let our fears control us or we conquer our fear is completely up to us.  

2:11 PM Nov 1, 2014

We applaud the Put-in-Bay Village Council for the difficult decisions it's made this year in response to complaints about police. Council removed one officer from the force and sought new legal opinions after finding Village Law Director George Wilber's advice inadequate.

8:59 AM Nov 1, 2014

I am writing this letter in support of Barb Ansted for judge of the Common Pleas Court. I have known Barb for many years and supported her six years ago because of her integrity and experience before the court. 

9:00 PM Oct 31, 2014

Many times we feel unprepared to vote at election time due to not knowing the candidates. When this happens, some will simply vote the party line, or lean on what they've heard from someone else, or simply toss a coin figuring that perhaps it doesn't really matter.

8:08 PM Oct 31, 2014

I would like to say to Roger Smith, your letter in the Sandusky Register (Oct. 6) was the best ever. You told it like it was, and I remember the day very well.

6:24 PM Oct 31, 2014

Low gas prices are a treat

4:00 PM Oct 31, 2014
Oh my, what a 10-pin tap can do to a bowler.

Just ask Sandusky retiree Dave Palin, who has the season’s second 800 series in the Sandusky USBC men’s circle.
3:33 PM Oct 31, 2014

Author Martha Conway, who is scheduled to appear at Sandusky Library's Nov. 22 author expo, is trying to draw attention to her new novel, "Thieving Forest."

2:23 PM Oct 31, 2014

We have been involved with the visionary founders of Genesis by the Lake since Erie County commissioner Pat Shenigo, Erie County health commissioner Peter Schade and local activist Susan Prentice invited us to Sandusky during the latter part of August.

1:58 PM Oct 31, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Oct. 25, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

Ottawa Co., Catawba Twp., 5640 E. Twin Beach Road, Gem Beach Estates Inc. to Gem Beach LLC, $875,000.

12:01 PM Oct 31, 2014

I am pleased to endorse Lorrain Croy for Common Pleas Court Judge for Ottawa County. 

8:30 PM Oct 30, 2014
Three more 300s have been posted in the past week, all at Star Lanes.

•Mike Ramey, Sandusky, rolled his perfect game Thursday in the Citizens Bank Classic League with games of 300-217-178 for a 695 series.

7:47 PM Oct 30, 2014

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a big scoop.

But the paper doesn't seem seem eager to exploit it, or even explain its puzzling lack of interest. 

5:26 PM Oct 30, 2014