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.
1868 is the year the village was incorporated and began life under a municipal government.
Here are some short stories on this subject in his “to be used” file.
The morning was filled by a baseball game between the Townsend and Hartland local teams.
George Washington remains a national hero and was especially idolized as long as veterans of the American Revolution survived.
All of northern Ohio was agog at this time of year in 1819.
Iconic store existed in Wakeman for about 50 years.
Norwalk first enjoyed interurban service in the summer of 1893 when the Sandusky, Milan & Huron Company built a line south from Sandusky through Milan and on to Norwalk.
The very first official mail carrier across the Firelands was a man named Benoni Brown.
Opponents of rural delivery argued that farm women needed the change of scenery in going to the post office and visiting with her neighbors there.
Nasty storm took place 90 years ago on this very date — March 30, 1928.
His comrades from Co. G turned out for a military funeral for Norwalk man.