The government plans to speed up the process for tracking E. coli in meat, a move that will help authorities more quickly find the source of bacteria outbreaks and hasten food recalls.
1:04 PM May 2, 2012
A Michigan food supplier says it's closing a newly acquired distribution center in northwest Ohio that employs about 120 people.
11:52 AM May 2, 2012
Q: The question was: How come the Erie County Dog Pound doesn't spay and neuter the dogs coming into the facility? This is a common practice at many other shelters across the country. It would also save people an additional cost. - Karen on Birchwood Drive
11:23 AM May 2, 2012
There was to be no confusion. A bold sign, in fact, made it clear what the evening was about: "Vote Here for Removal of Clayton Howard.'
11:00 AM May 2, 2012
Paramedics rushed a Sandusky man to Firelands Regional Medical Center after a vehicle gas tank exploded in a Hayes Avenue garage.
10:57 AM May 2, 2012
A presidential candidate no longer, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich departs the race for the White House as likely the most consequential and certainly the most interesting Republican of his time never to sit in the Oval Office.
10:00 AM May 2, 2012
The Sandusky Erie County Community Foundation this week awarded more than $96,000 to 35 local nonprofits, advancing a gamut of community projects and organizations.
9:00 AM May 2, 2012
Excerpt from Wednesday's editorial Viewpoint, "SOS call answered" The drug repository, advocacy and too many other things to count are among the many services Serving Our Seniors provides. The information forums covering topics from high electric bills to changes in how health services bring experts directly to the residents SOS serves.
6:03 AM May 2, 2012
A fugitive on the run for more than two years has been arrested on accusations that he ran a scam that collected $100 million in donations from people in dozens of states who believed they were helping U.S. Navy veterans, Ohio's attorney general and the U.S. Marshals Service announced Tuesday.
6:00 AM May 2, 2012
At the request of prosecutors, a judge has dismissed charges against an Ohio man who was among members of a southern Michigan militia accused of conspiring to attack the government.
8:07 PM May 1, 2012
Hundreds of activists across the U.S. joined the worldwide May Day protests on Tuesday, with Occupy Wall Street members in several cities leading demonstrations against major financial institutions.
5:07 PM May 1, 2012
Participants in the Body by Vi Challenge took their dance skills to the floor of the Sandusky Mall to participate in the local version of the "World's Largest Flash Mob" this past Saturday afternoon.
4:00 PM May 1, 2012
Fisher-Titus Medical Center employees and Norwalk police collected almost 150 pounds of unused and expired medication during the Prescription Drug Take Back event on Saturday.
3:29 PM May 1, 2012

This past week has been great! What a busy weekend it was for me again, but I did enjoy myself and had fun.

2:50 PM May 1, 2012