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5:00 AM Feb 2, 2013
Watch Tom Jackson and Barb Knapp talk about Leo and his special breed.
1:55 AM Feb 2, 2013
Gov. John Kasich stressed to southwest Ohio educational leaders a day after releasing his new school-funding plan that it's not about politics.
8:01 PM Feb 1, 2013
We've tallied all the nominations and now here they are, your nominees for the 2013 Reader's Choice Awards. Study them well, voting begins on Monday.
7:52 PM Feb 1, 2013
Republican Josh Mandel isn't ready to write off his political future after his unsuccessful challenge to U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown last fall in one of the most bitter, closely-watched and expensive elections in the country.
6:01 PM Feb 1, 2013

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

4:01 PM Feb 1, 2013
A local family is aiming to strike perfection with a new business venture.
3:01 PM Feb 1, 2013
St. Mary Central Catholic announced Friday morning it will be one of the cornerstones of the newly formed Sandusky River League, thus ending a 60-plus year reign as members of the Sandusky Bay Conference.
2:34 PM Feb 1, 2013
It’s been more than three years, but Vermilion police on Monday finally delivered the last piece of the Simko murder case file to the Lorain County prosecutor.
2:01 PM Feb 1, 2013

The following are the top-dollar real estate transactions in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties for the week ending Feb. 1. For a full list of area real estate listings, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.



1:17 PM Feb 1, 2013
City officials say it could take weeks to clean up Cleveland's historic West Side Market after it was damaged by fire this week.
1:01 PM Feb 1, 2013