Excerpt from the "Between the Lines" column in today's Register: One prominent Democrat said after the debate the right choice for Erie County voters was obvious.

6:16 AM Nov 4, 2012
It's a staple of every presidential election, a single question that puts the incumbent's record on trial and asks American voters to be the jurors.
6:00 AM Nov 4, 2012
Erie County's humane society is launching a series of programs to deal with the area's feral cat problem, said Barbara Hargreaves, the group's director.
5:00 AM Nov 4, 2012
With search warrant in hand, a team of U.S. Department of Agriculture agents raided Hermes Vineyards Friday morning in Perkins Township.
7:07 PM Nov 3, 2012
The same type of ballots that held up the 2004 presidential results are in play again. A repeat could be in the offing Tuesday if the contest hinges on Ohio and the margin of victory is slim.
1:02 PM Nov 3, 2012
An Ottawa County commissioner candidate filed a complaint with the Ohio Elections Commission, alleging a mailer from Ohio Democratic Party chair Chris Redfern's office made false statements.
12:57 PM Nov 3, 2012
Authorities say a 12-year-old Cleveland girl remains in critical condition after she touched a power line brought down by the storm earlier this week.
10:00 AM Nov 3, 2012
Erie County auditor Rick Jeffrey can't pinpoint exactly how $147,024 went missing from the county's general fund years ago, but the discrepancies are documented in the state auditor’s evaluations on local finances obtained by the Register through a public records request.
8:00 AM Nov 3, 2012
Some people climb Mount Everest or raft the Colorado River. Dorothy Button has chosen a different sort of adventure destination: Ohio amid a U.S. presidential election.
7:18 AM Nov 3, 2012
Corporate America is just starting to add up its losses from Superstorm Sandy, expected to be one of the most expensive storms in U.S. history.
6:00 AM Nov 3, 2012
Four school districts asking voters for new money while seven others want support for existing tax levies.
4:56 PM Nov 2, 2012
This shop is two parts art, one part pain.
3:02 PM Nov 2, 2012