With Tropical Storm Isaac bearing down on the Gulf Coast, Republicans left open the possibility of bigger changes to Mitt Romney's already-shortened convention, mindful of political awkwardness in celebrating while severe weather threatens New Orleans on the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
6:00 AM Aug 27, 2012
When man first harnessed fire, no one recorded it. When the Wright Brothers showed man could fly, only a handful of people witnessed it. But when Neil Armstrong took that first small step on the moon in July 1969, an entire globe watched in grainy black-and-white from a quarter million miles away
1:00 PM Aug 26, 2012
As a new school year gets under way, here are some stats to get the season started: • The average American man spends about $740 on his children for back-to-school shopping. • The average mom spends about $640 on her children's back-to-school supplies.
10:00 AM Aug 26, 2012
Erie County jail administrators are trying to figure out how an inmate obtained the material to create a 9-inch shank they confiscated Wednesday.
5:00 AM Aug 26, 2012
Forget the Mormon moment. The religious group that seems to be figuring most prominently in the presidential election right now is the Roman Catholic Church.
3:00 PM Aug 25, 2012
Two Sandusky Police Department leaders made powerful statements to the court before Erie County Judge Tygh Tone sentenced Kevin Randleman to life in prison without parole Friday.
1:35 PM Aug 25, 2012

Excerpt from Westerhold's Between the Lines column in the Sunday Register:

12:14 PM Aug 25, 2012
Organizers have announced a War of 1812-themed driving tour that takes participants through parts of Michigan, Ohio and southern Ontario.
11:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
More than 500 people are heading from Ohio to the Republican National Convention.
6:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
We asked community members around town what they thought of Kevin Randleman pleading guilty to the murder of Ofc. Andrew Dunn.
5:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
(UPDATED WITH VIDEO 2:50 p.m.) Kevin Randleman pleaded guilty to aggravated murder Friday morning at a hearing in Erie County Common Pleas Court.
1:35 AM Aug 25, 2012
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says while the state is sometimes criticized for having too many overlapping police departments, he sees the number of agencies as an asset.
8:00 PM Aug 24, 2012