In its eighth consecutive year, Girls’ Night Out is gearing up for another night of fun, all while donating the funds to help benefit local cancer patients.
5:00 AM Nov 10, 2012
A teenager was sentenced Friday to life in prison with no chance for parole for his role in a deadly plot to lure men desperate for work with phony Craigslist job offers.
8:04 PM Nov 9, 2012
Ohio food banks are distributing more these days than during the height of the recession a few years ago because of a difficult jobs climate and higher costs for daily necessities, they report.
6:00 PM Nov 9, 2012

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

4:04 PM Nov 9, 2012
Need high-style couture gowns, or just a beautiful bargain?
3:11 PM Nov 9, 2012
The following cats are available for adoption from the Erie County Humane Society.
3:06 PM Nov 9, 2012
The following dogs are available for adoption from the Erie County Dog Pound.
3:03 PM Nov 9, 2012
A lot of you are probably aware of where you can recycle plastic milk jugs, soup cans, used pickle jars, yogurt cups and more but we made a list for those things you might not think of as being able to be recycled. So before you ditch it, see if you can recycle it.
2:45 PM Nov 9, 2012
I had a good week with some bumps here and there. Just gotta keep pushing and work even harder. It sucked that it rained this past week and it seems like I am stuck in the house. It doesn’t help that it is cold outside. I guess winter is around the corner and so are the holidays. These past few...
2:18 PM Nov 9, 2012

The following are the highest and lowest recorded real estate transations in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties for the week ending Nov. 9.


1:02 PM Nov 9, 2012
The Office of Coastal Management and the Alliance for the Great Lakes Adopt-a-Beach Program have organized an event to clear area beaches of debris from Superstorm Sandy.
1:00 PM Nov 9, 2012
Workers in Cleveland have rescued a 2-foot alligator before it froze to death in the city sewer system.
11:32 AM Nov 9, 2012
As far as I'm concerned, the best holiday gift is one that's handmade and edible. And if you can make it in big batches on a budget — and have it be healthy — even better.
10:00 AM Nov 9, 2012
Damage in New York state from Superstorm Sandy could total $33 billion when all is said and done, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday as the state began cleaning up from a nor'easter that dumped snow, brought down power lines and left hundreds of thousands of new customers in darkness.
9:01 AM Nov 9, 2012
A grand jury found nothing criminal in the sexual exploitation of a 21-year-old schizophrenic inmate at the Sandusky County jail earlier this year, according to a report filed Tuesday.
8:00 AM Nov 9, 2012