A statewide ban on texting took effect Friday, and the local lawmaker who wrote the law says he's confident it will save lives.
6:00 AM Sep 2, 2012
Don't expect President Barack Obama to try to reinvent himself next week at the Democratic Party's national convention. Instead, he and a slew of his defenders will seek to convince voters to stick with the president they know rather than gamble on someone new, a challenging task given that most Americans say the country is heading in the wrong direction.
5:00 AM Sep 2, 2012
(Updated with video) A 63-year-old Bellevue woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident at Bogart and Schenk roads this morning.
9:23 PM Sep 1, 2012
When drought made Fourth of July fireworks a fire hazard, organizers in Chesterfield, Mo., decided to try again Labor Day weekend. Go figure: Now rain from the remnants of Hurricane Isaac has forced them to cancel again.
3:00 PM Sep 1, 2012
There's probably not a time Roland Unckrich felt more anxious for a clock to strike zero than during Perkins High School's home football opener.
1:00 PM Sep 1, 2012
Health officials say the death of a 61-year-old Ohio woman is the first associated with a new swine flu strain.
11:00 AM Sep 1, 2012
A jailed Sandusky man was hit Thursday with more charges stemming from a botched plot to steal a hospital ATM.
9:00 AM Sep 1, 2012
A woman who died after being found covered in burns and suffering on the side of a rural Ohio road was too badly burned for the cause of her death to be immediately determined, although it has been ruled a homicide, a coroner said Friday.
6:00 AM Sep 1, 2012
The state of Ohio wants to spend $3.5 million to build and operate a Department of Agriculture facility that would temporarily house exotic animals confiscated under a new law.
8:00 PM Aug 31, 2012
A boil advisory has been issued for the entire Village of Berlin Heights because of a water main break on South Street at 7 p.m. Thursday. The boil advisory will be in effect through 8 a.m. Saturday.
6:15 PM Aug 31, 2012
Ohio State Highway patrol has released cruiser camera footage of a driver traveling the wrong way on the Ohio Turnpike on Tuesday.
6:14 PM Aug 31, 2012
A local elected official will soon serve as a local diplomat, enticing foreign entrepreneurs as to why they should invest money into Erie County.
6:13 PM Aug 31, 2012