(UPDATED AT 6:39 P.M.) Amid pro-labor protests Tuesday, Gov. John Kasich said in his first State of the State address that big changes are ahead for Ohio and that lawmakers should not be scared off by the conflict that will arise from shaking things up.
9:43 PM Jan 10, 2012

A Utah State student, wondering whether men and women can be "just friends," tries to settle the question by interviewing every student he could find in the library. (He wanted to know what the scholars would say).

The women all said yes, the men said no:

5:16 PM Jan 10, 2012
The Ohio Department of Transportation has announced that Ohio 2 at the Huron-Avery Road overpass will be reduced to one lane in each direction between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Wednesday.
5:11 PM Jan 10, 2012

As I write this Monday, I have finished my first week on the new eating plan along with visiting Bodi N Balance and working with my personal trainer Trevor Tieche twice.  Wow! Lots of work.  It has taken me almost the whole week to finally get in all the food Trevor wants me to eat.

12:40 PM Jan 10, 2012
A wave of good news recently crashed onto East Harbor State Park's shore. The 1,800-acre park received $600,000 in state funds to replace an outdated eyesore.
11:56 AM Jan 10, 2012
A veteran Erie County commissioner said he created $106 million in government assets during the past 24 years.
11:56 AM Jan 10, 2012

This past week has gotten off to a rousing start.  On Jan. 3, I visited the Register building in order to get my humbling “before” pictures.  

11:55 AM Jan 10, 2012

Last week was just a breeze, but I feel as this week is starting, it’s going to be a little tough. Over the weekend I did cheat some with the food, but I made sure not to overdo it too much. 

11:53 AM Jan 10, 2012
A Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing a nun inside an Ohio hospital chapel a day before Easter in 1980 won't get a new trial.
6:00 AM Jan 10, 2012
When Keith Lobsinger wants to know how his son is doing in school, he doesn't wait to see the report card. He just pulls out his phone.
5:00 AM Jan 10, 2012
A former Vermilion man who served prison time in Florida for child pornography charges now faces prosecution in an Erie County rape case.
7:00 PM Jan 9, 2012
An Ohio sailor rescued in the remote South Pacific isn't ruling out another effort to navigate alone around the tip of South America. After all, he's tried only six times now to achieve the feat, and he's just 84 years old.
6:43 PM Jan 9, 2012
A bicyclist told police he was hit by a car when he was riding on West Perkins Avenue.
5:17 PM Jan 9, 2012
Authorities in southern Wisconsin are facing a tongue twister thanks to the arrest of Beezow Doo-Doo Zopittybop-Bop-Bop.
4:14 PM Jan 9, 2012
Free dental screenings will be available to Huron County children on Feb. 3 as part of the 10th annual Give Kids a Smile Day.
3:39 PM Jan 9, 2012