Several dozen animals rescued from a house fire in a Cincinnati suburb have found temporary shelter with one Ohio family.
12:57 PM Feb 10, 2012
Nearly 1 in 20 Americans older than 50 have artificial knees, or more than 4 million people, according to the first national estimate showing how common these replacement joints have become in an aging population.
11:04 AM Feb 10, 2012
The Marine Corps on Thursday once again did damage control after a photograph surfaced of a sniper team in Afghanistan posing in front of a flag with a logo resembling that of the notorious Nazi SS - a special unit that murdered millions of Jews, gypsies and others.
10:36 AM Feb 10, 2012
It's a chilly February day, but inside, bluebirds and stallions are coming to life. Rays of sunshine and impressionist-style flowers sprout from bold brushstrokes.
10:35 AM Feb 10, 2012
Three Bellevue women face theft and burglary charges for breaking into neighboring apartments and stealing merchandise they later exchanged for prescription pills, police said.
10:32 AM Feb 10, 2012

I've posted about books many times on this blog. So it's probably not a surprise when I mention I've been in a number of book discussion groups over the years.

9:40 AM Feb 10, 2012
Two Sandusky County jail guards will get a chance Monday to tell their versions of a Jan. 10 incident in which they allegedly exploited a naked, schizophrenic woman while she was locked in a jail cell.
8:30 AM Feb 10, 2012
Celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna criticized Ohio lawmakers Thursday for not yet passing a bill to regulate exotic animals, months after authorities shot nearly dozens of lions, tigers, bears and other wild creatures let loose by their suicidal owner.
5:05 PM Feb 9, 2012


This is a weekly column by Sandusky attorney Dan McGookey, devoted to telling true stories of homeowners who have been victimized by a lending system which makes it profitable to foreclose. The names used have been changed for privacy purposes. This is Steve's tale.

5:04 PM Feb 9, 2012
State lawmakers have introduced a measure that would repeal a sweeping bill overhauling Ohio's election laws, a move made ahead of a scheduled referendum vote on the legislation.
3:39 PM Feb 9, 2012
Sandusky Police FRIDAY, MAY 30 5:15 a.m. -- Perkins and Hayes avenues, Shamion Hall, 25, 1800 block of Buchanan St., served with bench warrant. 8:48 a.m. -- 1900 block of Mill St., Jason House, 27, 1900 block of Clinton St., served with bench warrant.
3:39 PM Feb 9, 2012
The smallest cattle herd since the 1950s likely will mean higher beef prices at the supermarket for the next two years.
1:39 PM Feb 9, 2012

This week on Five Points with Emil and Andy, the reporters talk about the death at the Erie County jail, the Super Bowl and their worst punishments.

Watch the show here, and comment below if you have questions for Emil and Andy for next week's program.

1:35 PM Feb 9, 2012
Q: Mrs. D's Seafood House is nominated on the Funcoast awards but the location is empty with a for lease sign on the building. Did they close or move ? Thanks - Jimbo in Norwalk.
1:31 PM Feb 9, 2012