6:25 AM Feb 26, 2013

The book in question, “Fallen Angels,” is a gritty, realistic look at the Vietnam War from the perspective of one soldier.

The 1988 novel, a winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, delves into controversial subjects from racism to war in general.

9:00 AM Feb 23, 2013

There are too many reasons — too many red flags — for anyone to be comfortable with a Sandusky County special prosecutor’s motion to seal all the evidence in the investigation of the March 2, 2012, death of 19-year-old Jacob Limberios.

4:03 PM Feb 22, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
 
Soybeans Shoot Higher

1:02 PM Feb 22, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Feb. 16. For a full listing of all real estate transactions for the week in Erie, Ottawa and Huron counties, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

 

 

11:01 AM Feb 22, 2013

This week on Between the Lines, managing editor Matt Westerhold interviews exiting school board member Richard Koonce about his new endeavors. Click below to watch the program.

3:02 PM Feb 21, 2013

When shopping for oneself or business, we tend to do what we can in order to find the best deal possible. Why? Inside we humans, there seems to be an ancient thread in the very fabric of our beings to hunt and gather what we need or want.

11:08 AM Feb 21, 2013

In last week’s Foreclosures Stories article about Mark and Susie titled “The Supreme Court Gets It!” I compared our judicial system to a waking sleeping giant when it comes to securitized mortgage foreclosure cases.

10:41 AM Feb 21, 2013

 

One of my favorite novels of the last few years, Cory Doctorow's "Little Brother", now has a sequel,  Doctorow's new novel, "Homeland."

3:20 PM Feb 19, 2013

Broken bones, bruises and bloody noses.

"Bones" featured an episode earlier this month, called "The Doll in the Derby."

You can find it on Hulu.

11:09 AM Feb 19, 2013

My topic this week is the county’s offer to move City Hall into the county building.

6:45 AM Feb 19, 2013

Excerpt from the Across the State editorial in today's Register: The state of Ohio faces a gap of $77 billion between what it owes to its five public pension plans and what it has funded. That’s more than the gross domestic product of Panama.

8:08 AM Feb 17, 2013

Excerpt from the editorial Viewpoint in today's Sunday Register: It seems these school officials are damned if they do, damned if they don’t when it comes to managing student behavior at school dances.

6:38 PM Feb 15, 2013

Sandusky Register managing editor Matt Westerhold and Serving Our Seniors executive director Sue Daugherty  moderated a health care reform forum Friday morning at Sandusky Community Church of the Nazarene. Watch the Q & A here:

 

 

4:01 PM Feb 15, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
 
Cattle Slip Lower

1:02 PM Feb 15, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Feb. 15 in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

 

 

11:01 AM Feb 15, 2013

This week the Historical Research Partners blog touches on the origins of Valentine's Day, which gets its romantic connotations from the Roman Festival of Lupercalia traditionally celebrated on Feb. 15.