A Clarksfield Township family figured in a most unusual situation in the 1920s.
Back in the day, a common way to advertise the start of a meeting was to say it would begin “at early candlelight,” meaning the time when you’d first light a candle in the twilight.
In the 19th century (and well into the 20th, too) here in Norwalk, home was the setting for births, marriages, sicknesses, death and funerals.
Franklin Street was opened about the time of the Civil War and was known as the Gas Alley.
This past week marked the 205th anniversary of an event vitally important to the history of northern Ohio.
Descendant of area settlers is the person who first used the phrase about improving poor or damaged relations.
Although he’s not listed as a fire sufferer, he had bought a number of claims in Section 3 (the northwest quadrant) of our present-day Sherman Township.
Norwalk’s traffic laws haven’t always been popular with people passing through the Maple City,
In 1937, it was decided to celebrate the sesquicentennial of those great events of 1788.
One of the hundred or so veterans of the American Revolution who lived and died in Huron and Erie countries left behind a story too typical of service in our war for independence.
The mutual use of the trackage was well-known to all concerned, but every now and then conflicts arose.
Time of the interurban cars was one of the best eras of local history.
Firing cannon balls was a traditional part of Fourth of July celebrations of yesteryear.
Every year since the first settlements on the Firelands in 1808, there have been Independence Day celebrations.
As early as 1835, the town was linked with Sandusky by a primitive railroad.