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

4:01 PM Jan 25, 2013
Preaching at the pulpit while enmeshed in controversy isn't anything new for the Rev. Clayton Howard.
3:17 PM Jan 25, 2013
The Pie Factory is back in business with new owners.
3:00 PM Jan 25, 2013

I don't think you can be too young to have a "bucket list," a list of things someone would like to do before they kick the bucket. One of the things on my list was attend a presidential inauguration. And after this past weekend....check.

2:38 PM Jan 25, 2013
The following cats are available for adoption from the Humane Society of Erie County:
2:02 PM Jan 25, 2013
The following dogs are available for adoption at the Erie County Dog Pound:
2:01 PM Jan 25, 2013

The following are the highest and lowest real estate transactions in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties for the week ending Jan. 25. For a full listing of local real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.


1:02 PM Jan 25, 2013

This week the Sandusky History blog remembers Dr. Owen A. Wagner, who practiced optometry in downtown Sandusky from 1918 to 1949.


11:06 AM Jan 25, 2013
It’s more felonies for a Norwalk woman accused in the Jan. 16 robbery and shooting of her stepfather at a West Perkins Avenue car wash.
10:01 AM Jan 25, 2013
Bond has been set at $500,000 for an Ohio father in the shooting death of his son as police investigate who fired the fatal round.
9:01 AM Jan 25, 2013
A murder-for-hire conviction out of Erie County made its way to the Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday.
8:02 AM Jan 25, 2013
First, a confession. I don't watch the Super Bowl. As a matter of fact, I rarely even know who is playing. Still, I'm well aware that it is far and away America's largest secular holiday and that the celebration requires not only watching the game on television, but also eating a hefty snack or meal while doing so.
6:51 AM Jan 25, 2013
On most construction projects, workers are discouraged from signing or otherwise scrawling on the iron and concrete. At the skyscraper rising at ground zero, though, they're being invited to leave messages for the ages.
6:04 AM Jan 25, 2013