10:30 AM May 12, 2013

Excerpt: Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is a gooey confection of seasonal sentiment. It also is an economic manifesto that Dickens hoped would hit with “twenty thousand times the force” of a political tract.

9:30 AM May 12, 2013

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Fremont Police

May 6, 2013
8:34 p.m. — Birchard Avenue, suspicious man using binoculars to look into sewers.

10:00 AM May 11, 2013

Excerpt: If there's only one bright spot in the Great Recession, and the drawn-out recovery from it, it's that tourism on the Northcoast thrived during the worst of times and was not bowed by the economic conditions that stifled nearly every other industry and business. 

8:30 AM May 11, 2013

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Vermilion Police

May 7, 2013
10:55 p.m. — 5300 block Ohio St., Nicholas Paradissis, 25, 700 block W. River Road, public indecency; walked naked down sidewalk.

7:00 AM May 11, 2013

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Port Clinton Police

April 30, 2013
3 p.m. – 100 block W. Third St., man reported several local students broke into a garage to have sex; used condom, adult-toy cleaner found in car parked in garage.

4:01 PM May 10, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
 
Coffee Prices Buzz Higher
 
Coffee prices have climbed for seven consecutive days, rising nearly 16 cents per pound (+12%).
 

1:54 PM May 10, 2013

Casey Blake was one of my favorite Indians for years, a regular-guy type who seemed to appreciate being in professional ball.

1:30 PM May 10, 2013

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Sandusky Police

May 8, 2013
2:24 p.m. — 200 block Meigs St., man said live-in caretaker threatened his life, verbally abuses him, burned him last month; he later said caretaker was nice sometimes, so he may stay with him.

12:00 PM May 10, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending April 13, in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

High

Huron County

11:01 AM May 10, 2013

This week, Ohio's Yesterdays hosts a guest post from historicalnaturaldisasters.com, detailing the 1913 Great Dayton Flood.

8:30 AM May 10, 2013

Excerpt: Enough with this “enough” business.

Latest to the question of whether a person is sufficiently identifiable as belonging to a particular demographic is Ted Cruz — the conservative Texas senator who happens to be of Hispanic descent.

7:00 AM May 10, 2013

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Sandusky Police

 

May 7, 2013
5:21 p.m. — 100 block W. Adams St., woman receiving unwanted spiritual texts after giving phone number to waitress.

3:00 PM May 9, 2013

Whether you are writing a business plan to apply for a loan, or just checking out where you currently are with a decision, a S.W.O.T. (pronounced "swat") Analysis is very important to complete.

1:30 PM May 9, 2013

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Sandusky Police

May 7, 2013
6:42 p.m. — 500 block W. Osborne St., woman worried about neighbors she hadn’t seen for days. When police knocked on neighbors’ door, neighbor said “This is some racist stuff. I’ve been here for a few years.” 

11:17 AM May 9, 2013

Over the past five years, I have talked with more than 1,000 homeowners struggling with mortgage issues.

10:44 AM May 9, 2013

I enjoyed Cedar Point's new GateKeeper ride. As I prepared to get on board, I fleetingly wondered if I could get away with chickening out. That's always a good sign.

But I thought it was important to see what the real coaster fans thought. So I talked to them.