Fat Tuesday is among us again and while we think of Mardi Gras and those awesome beads you can acquire by the dozen, we also think about the food. To be more specific, we mean the infamous – in terms of the health benefits, that is – and delicious paczki. Just typing the name makes my mouth water.
5:49 PM Feb 11, 2013
As electricity returns and highways reopen, some Northeast residents tried to get back to their weekday routines Monday following the massive snowstorm that had millions digging out from New York to Maine.
5:14 PM Feb 11, 2013
An allegedly intoxicated Sandusky man was knocked unconscious by a pickup truck Saturday night while crossing Milan Road to obtain more alcohol.
4:01 PM Feb 11, 2013
A federal grant has made digital learning possible for fifth-graders in Sandusky Schools.
2:05 PM Feb 11, 2013
Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he will resign Feb. 28 — becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years. His decision sets the stage for a mid-March conclave to elect a new leader for a Roman Catholic Church in deep turmoil.
1:02 PM Feb 11, 2013

If you are interested in large rodents and whether they saw their shadow this winter, we have you covered. Reporter Jessica Cuffman and I wrote about our recent travels to Punxsutawney, Pa. and Marion, Ohio.

It was in Sunday's Register. In case you missed it, here are some excerpts...

10:43 AM Feb 11, 2013
Ohio gas prices are still rising.
10:19 AM Feb 11, 2013
Actor G.W. Bailey shared the spotlight Sunday as celebrity king of the Bacchus parade — one the biggest in the run-up to Mardi Gras — with more than two dozen child cancer patients from across the country.
9:00 AM Feb 11, 2013
Sandusky law director Don Icsman and Erie County health commissioner Pete Schade led the pack in 2012 earnings among local public employees, according to a Register analysis of salary databases obtained through public records requests.
8:00 AM Feb 11, 2013
Check this list of the five most ineffective ab exercises, and our expert fixes to help you get better results.
6:02 AM Feb 11, 2013
A condemned man who fatally shot an adult bookstore security guard at the end of a multistate crime spree "gratuitously brutalized" innocent people who posed no threat to him, the Ohio Parole Board said Friday in rejecting the inmate's plea for mercy.
6:01 AM Feb 11, 2013
Police caught a would-be burglar redhanded Tuesday morning as he left the scene of a break-in on West State Street.
5:00 AM Feb 11, 2013
Ohio Attorney General on "60 Minutes" tonight
7:04 PM Feb 10, 2013