Soaring high above the ocean, tethered to a boat, a parasail ride is at once exhilarating and peaceful, even quiet. But every year, there are accidents.
5:45 AM Oct 6, 2012
Independent Erie County commissioner candidate Dick Brady has blasted the incumbent he’s challenging, labeling him a dishonest man whose irresponsible fiscal planning led to a massive debt that’s suffocating taxpayers.
3:30 AM Oct 6, 2012
Muslims in the Toledo area are planning a show of solidarity after an arson fire damaged a landmark mosque.
7:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
I have been studying for this test that I have this week. Sometimes it seems like all I do is study. Yea I know it is part of going to school (BGSU Firelands). Sometimes I just need a little break.   I applied to get in to a master's program and I was accepted! Never thought about getting my...
6:30 PM Oct 5, 2012
President Barack Obama celebrated much-needed good economic news Friday as the unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level since he took office. "We are moving forward again," he boasted. Republican rival Mitt Romney retorted that the president still hasn't done enough to help millions of people who are out of work.
5:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
Some readers noticed and called about the weekly Friday TV Time guide.
5:20 PM Oct 5, 2012

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:



3:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
There’s another choice for eye care in Sandusky.
2:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
The Erie County Dog Pound has these dogs available for adoption:
1:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
VIDEO The Erie County Humane Society features these cats and kittens available for adoption:
1:45 PM Oct 5, 2012

The following were the highest and lowest real estate transations in Erie, Huron and Ottawa Counties for the week ending Oct. 5.


12:45 PM Oct 5, 2012
A member of Congress from Michigan says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will not meet a legal deadline for completing a plan to preventing Asian carp from invading the Great Lakes.
12:17 PM Oct 5, 2012