When a resident tried to speak at a commission meeting about trash hauling laws, commissioner Diedre Cole told him the issue was not going to be discussed further.
8:00 AM Aug 10, 2011
An Erie County grand jury has indicted three men on gang-related charges for robbing and brutally beating a man at a Sandusky bar three months ago, Erie County prosecutor Kevin Baxter said. The men were indicted for participating in a criminal gang, as well as felonious assault and aggravated robbery for an April 15 attack on a man at Fireside Lounge in Sandusky.
6:00 AM Aug 10, 2011
Chickens, rabbits, horses, even pygmy goats - You can see them all at the Erie County Fair. We visited the fairgrounds to see some of the furry and feathered fauna at the fair this year.
5:00 AM Aug 10, 2011
Two men are suing a Northern California amusement park after they say employees posted a photograph of them riding a roller coaster with a caption labeling them with a homophobic slur.
6:07 PM Aug 9, 2011
The jury that convicted a man of killing 11 women and dumping their remains around his house and yard began deliberating Tuesday afternoon on whether to recommend that he be put to death or spend life in prison without chance of parole.
6:04 PM Aug 9, 2011
An Elyria man was so intoxicated he said he had no recollection of wandering into a woman's cottage early Saturday morning and fondling her while she slept on the living room couch, according to Erie County Sheriff's deputies.
4:27 PM Aug 9, 2011
A man who went to deposit some money at the bank Saturday may have gotten an added bonus when he stumbled upon an envelope containing a large amount of money.
3:21 PM Aug 9, 2011
The Federal Reserve sketched a dim outlook for the economy Tuesday, suggesting it will remain weak for two more years. As a result, the Fed said it expects to keep its key interest rate near zero through mid-2013.
3:20 PM Aug 9, 2011
Authorities say three people are reported dead in the wreckage of a small plane that crashed in northeast Ohio.
3:15 PM Aug 9, 2011
The man accused of setting his Port Clinton restaurant on fire two years ago was sentenced Monday to three years probation for workers comp fraud and multiple tax violations.
1:57 PM Aug 9, 2011

I'm down 2 pounds for the week. I wish I lost a few more, but I will take it.

I really have nothing new to report. I am just working out and taking care of my family. My daughter has lost a few pounds since May. She is proud or herself and so am I.

11:20 AM Aug 9, 2011

This past week sucked. Having to work a lot, long shifts and trying to work out twice a day is hard and my eating schedule is all messed up.

I still found a way to work out, though. Margaretta's weight room has been opened for me by a family friend and a old teacher of mine.

11:16 AM Aug 9, 2011
Police are asking potential witnesses to help identify a group of people who attacked and robbed a Canadian tourist Sunday morning at Columbus Avenue and Water Street.
9:00 AM Aug 9, 2011
A lucky group of co-workers in northeast Ohio will share last week's $99 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot.
8:00 AM Aug 9, 2011
Filming began Monday at NASA Plum Brook Station for the new star-studded Marvel Comics movie, "The Avengers.' The filming is taking place in the big vacuum chamber at Plum Brook's Space Power Facility and is expected to last the rest of the week, said Sally Harrington, NASA's spokeswoman for Plum Brook.
6:00 AM Aug 9, 2011