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Where in the world is The Beacon?

29-11-2015 Hits:167

Here Chris Bodnar brought his Beacon to Bend, Oregon. In the background is Pilot Butte. Has your Beacon traveled somewhere with you? Send your photo to Jasmine at editor@thebeacon.net.

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Red Fern Inn at Rocky Point Winery

28-11-2015 Hits:445

Chris Redfern at Red Fern Inn at Rocky Point Winery. “Three years ago Kim and I walked through buildings in downtown Port Clinton, Catawba Island Township and Marblehead. People thought my...

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Snoochy Poochy

27-11-2015 Hits:231

Amanda Linton, left, and her daughter, Joey, out in front of the Snoochy Poochy. Amanda Linton, owner of Snoochy Poochy, has always worked with animals. Her mother owned a boarding kennel...

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Mark Schaffner

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Danbury Township receives Marblehead Chamber donation

The Danbury Township Board of Trustees was recently the recipient of some very special items purchased by the Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. Fourteen recycled-material benches were provided to the trustees for use in parks throughout the township. In addition to the benches the Chamber also purchased a new sign for the dog park which was created and manufactured by Allure Advertising in Danbury.


Sousa Tribute Concert at EHOVE

EHOVE Career Center presents a concert tribute to John Philip Sousa on Sunday, April 14.  Sousa was a Marine Corps veteran, musical composer and band conductor in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

The tribute concert features Conductor Marcus Neiman and the Medina Community Band.  Guest Conductor Denise Reilly and some members of the Edison High School Band will also make an appearance.

Admission is free, with the concert starting at 2 p.m. in F Building at EHOVE Career Center located at 316 W. Mason Road in Milan Township.  Free lemonade and cookies will also be served.  More information is available at www.EHOVE.net or by calling 419-499-4663 x346.


Port Clinton City Beach and Lakeview Park cleanup April 22

Earth Day was first celebrated April 22, 1970.  This day has been set aside each year to recognize our Earth and promote greater environmental awareness through education, action, and celebration.  To commemorate this day the Port Clinton Recreation Department and the OSS Solid Waste District will once again be sponsoring the Port Clinton City Beach and Park Cleanup. The cleanup will be held on Saturday, April 20,  beginning at 9a.m. Volunteers are needed and are asked to report to the Lakeview Park Shelter House with gloves, rakes, and lots of energy.

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