The inventions range from a high-tech 3-D joint scanner to a low-tech yet highly sanitary toilet-seat lifter, and the inventors range from a top-flight surgeon to a part-time shuttle-bus driver.
4:48 PM Feb 22, 2012
The number has been repeated so often by presidential prognosticators that it's an article of faith: No president has been re-elected since World War II with an unemployment rate higher than 7.2 percent.
3:52 PM Feb 22, 2012
A federal advisory panel wants all U.S. adults to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
1:29 PM Feb 22, 2012
Q: Why were all the trees on Cedar Point Drive cut down by Barnes Nursery? And what was wrong with the trees that they had to be taken out? - Victoria on Jackson Street, Sandusky
12:00 PM Feb 22, 2012
The American Red Cross will be offering babysitter training in Oak Harbor on March 10 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
11:30 AM Feb 22, 2012
After being collared with a label some deemed unjust, pit bulls finally broke free of discriminatory language.
10:36 AM Feb 22, 2012
Perkins police responded to fewer calls in 2011 than the year prior - a 30 percent drop, in fact - and police Chief Ken Klamar says he's trying figure out why.
10:29 AM Feb 22, 2012
Authorities are continuing their search for an inmate who apparently escaped from a jail facility in southeast Ohio after putting socks on his hands to protect himself as he climbed a barbed wire fence.
9:55 AM Feb 22, 2012
After almost 14 months of negotiations, the Edison school board finally approved a contract with its teachers.
9:50 AM Feb 22, 2012
Three Erie County museums have joined forces to offer a money-saving plan that provides greater benefits to big families.
9:49 AM Feb 22, 2012

Boy, the holidays can really sneak up on you and one that may not be high on everyone's list is Fat Tuesday. The holiday snuck up on Common Grounds Coffee House owners Robin and John Bennett as well.

9:49 AM Feb 22, 2012
An Ohio woman who compared animal-welfare work to the liberation of World War II concentration camps has been charged with soliciting a hit man to fatally shoot or slit the throat of a random fur-wearer, federal authorities said.
6:00 AM Feb 22, 2012