URBANA, Ohio (AP) — They got one part for the World War II-era bomber from under an elderly woman's porch in the next town, and another was bought from someone who had it hanging in a bar in Colorado. One chunk was a prop in a 1960s TV show, and the tail section was salvaged from a wreck deep in the Alaska wilderness.
When ... (full story)
PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's wildlife agency wants to know if can spur the revival of a rare fish once so plentiful in Lake Erie that they were burned for fuel in steamships.
Sturgeon were thought to be all but gone from Lake Erie less than two decades ago, but there are still a few spotted each year. Now the Ohio Depa ... (full story)
Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 800 shares of Gannett Co. for my individual retirement account in March 2009 at $2.30 a share and have a mind-blowing profit of $20,000. I bought it because my dad, who held various midlevel positions at Gannett for 31 years, believes it's the greatest newspaper company in the country, with the finest repor ... (full story)
Dear Mr. Berko: I have a large amount of money that I would like to shield from estate taxes, which could consume an inordinately large portion of my assets. It's too complicated and too personal to relate the details. Unfortunately, my wife and I do not have as good a relationship with our lawyer as we should have. A friend of our ... (full story)
Lawyers stay abreast of the latest laws and developments by completing their continuing legal education requirements and perhaps attending conventions or other events in their practice areas.
But for attorneys like Rik Williger that are also one part musician, the annual National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show is t ... (full story)