This is a weekly column by Sandusky attorney Dan McGookey, devoted to telling true stories of homeowners who have been victimized by a lending system which makes it profitable to foreclose. The names used have been changed for privacy purposes. This is Kyle's Tale.

11:16 AM Apr 12, 2012
Castalia police chief Ken Majoy confirmed Wednesday police are investigating a teacher who was found alone with a student in the village after school hours.
11:07 AM Apr 12, 2012
A new report from Huron County's health department shows a sharp increase in the number of students in grades 6-12 who are abusing prescription drugs.
11:06 AM Apr 12, 2012
The chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party on Wednesday handily beat back a challenge to unseat him in a party squabble with implications for this fall's presidential election in a critical swing state.
10:00 AM Apr 12, 2012
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - The neighborhood watch volunteer who shot Trayvon Martin to death had been out of touch and, his ex-lawyer says, "a little bit over the edge" before his arrest on a second-degree murder charge.
10:00 AM Apr 12, 2012
Are you are you and your family prepared for a flood, tornado, power outage or other local emergency? Or do you need to learn more about being ready? The Erie County CERT team and Emergency Management Agency want to know.
8:00 AM Apr 12, 2012
An Ohio teenager was sentenced Wednesday to four years in prison for a fatal traffic crash that occurred after he concealed a stop sign with petroleum jelly and plastic wrap.
6:00 AM Apr 12, 2012
A national study puts Ohio last among 39 states with state-funded preschool education programs.
8:07 PM Apr 11, 2012
I am a treasure hunter. I am completely hooked. I am ready to go again with Kevin Lykins, treasure hunter extraordinaire, after only a brief outing in which the earth at Sandusky's Central Park surrendered to us a quarter, two dimes and a ring.
3:00 PM Apr 11, 2012

Ohio's attorney general, Mike DeWine, has joined 15 other states in a lawsuit against Apple computers and several book publishers in an effort to force down the price of electronic books.

2:28 PM Apr 11, 2012
Investigators say a man who tried to abandon six puppies by zipping them inside a suitcase and leaving it outside an Ohio business was charged after authorities found he'd left the luggage tag with his contact information attached.
2:00 PM Apr 11, 2012
Police rounded up three bicyclists after dark Monday, acting on concerns raised by a resident earlier in the day during a city commission meeting.
1:59 PM Apr 11, 2012