I had a little help from a couple of Paleophotographers while checking out the preview for Cedar Point’s Dinosaurs Alive!. If you notice the photo credits you may see the last name of Werling in every one, but the first names differ a bit.

3:34 PM May 18, 2012
U.S. District Judge David A. Katz sentenced a 29-year-old Toledo man to 10 years in federal prison following the man's conviction for juvenile sex trafficking.
3:30 PM May 18, 2012
Business is humming for Kasper Toyota's service department.
3:07 PM May 18, 2012
The Erie County Dog Pound has these dogs available for adoption:
2:32 PM May 18, 2012
The following real estate transactions represent the highest and lowest amounts recorded in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties for the week ending May 18, 2012.
1:10 PM May 18, 2012
The death of a Bowling Green State University student Wednesday has residents and school officials in her native Vermilion reeling from the sudden loss.
12:22 PM May 18, 2012
Q: Is Shoreline Dr. going to be resurfaced this year? It is a horrible street to drive on especially with it's location to so many activities during the summer. Even at 25 mph you could get a ruptured spleen driving on it! Let's bring more people downtown but show them a smooth ride. -Sharon from downtown
12:00 PM May 18, 2012

Celebrate the glorious May weather today by checking out a tribute to the month penned by Gertrude Victor, the wife of a Sandusky tavern owner in the mid-1800s.

The Sandusky History Blog shares this piece with us. Here's an exerpt:

"May the bloom in thy cheek n’er fade

11:09 AM May 18, 2012
Ohio's unemployment rate has dropped for the ninth month in a row, a trend that continues to place the state below the national rate, officials said Friday.
10:15 AM May 18, 2012
A 17-year-old pleaded guilty Thursday to felony charges related to a July 27 shooting last year.
10:12 AM May 18, 2012
An Erie County grand jury has indicted a Sandusky man on two counts of rape for an alleged incident involving a 12-year-old girl.
9:00 AM May 18, 2012
The mother of a 14-year-old girl who had cerebral palsy and weighed 28 pounds when she died last year was sentenced Thursday to nine years in prison.
6:00 AM May 18, 2012
Excerpt from the Viewpoint editorial in today's Register, May 18, 2012: Thumbs down to judges who rule in favor of secrecy, cafeteria food with creepy crawlers and ER rules that push painkillers, plus two thumbs up from our readers. Everybody has an opinion; Don't miss ours
5:13 AM May 18, 2012
(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Ohio 60 outside Vermilion at 10:21 a.m. Wednesday.
11:29 PM May 17, 2012