This week on the Sandusky History blog, we meet one of the keepers of the Cedar Point Light, Frank Ritter.

Ritter served in the position from 1892 to 1929, and when he retired, his son-in-law took over.

11:00 AM Jun 10, 2013

There's lots of news coverage of the NSA spying imbroglio, and I won't try to duplicate the work of others by trying to keep up with it here.

10:12 AM Jun 10, 2013
It’s the most famous moment in the Battle of Lake Erie. Surrounded by dead or wounded men, his flagship a wreck, Oliver Hazard Perry refused to admit he’d lost the battle to the British.
10:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
See it next Monday at the Amphitheatre adjacent to the Paper District Marina
9:47 AM Jun 10, 2013

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Huron Police


June 2, 2013
7:41 a.m. — 700 block Taylor Ave., man with dislocated shoulder requested ambulance, told police he was assaulted but deserved it because he was “talking (expletive).”

9:30 AM Jun 10, 2013
Airport TSA agents briefly stop actor to look over his light saber
9:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
It may not have been Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev's Cold War walk by a frozen lake in Switzerland.
9:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
Despite neglecting its upkeep, city park remains a place where kids hone baseball skills.
8:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
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7:30 AM Jun 10, 2013

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Sandusky Police


June 7, 2013


7:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
Laura Buzzelli lived her life with a respect for the environment. So she wanted to show that same respect in death, too.
6:00 AM Jun 10, 2013

Like it or not, we live in an era of transparency forced upon us by the computerization of our lives. 

6:00 AM Jun 10, 2013
Four Fremont store clerks face misdemeanor charges after allegedly selling alcohol to underage customers during controlled buys last week.
3:00 PM Jun 9, 2013
Alcohol-fueled argument with boyfriend led to leap
1:00 PM Jun 9, 2013