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Apple Festival Court taking applications

It’s time again to begin the search for the new Apple Festival Royalty Court. The Oak Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce and the reigning court extends an invitation to applicants. The Royalty Court will reign for a period of one year. They will have the opportunity to travel, learn about…
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Miller Ferries add trips & parking Labor Day weekend

Sunday, Sept. 1 Additional Miller Ferries leaving Put-in-Bay (Lime Kiln Dock) to Catawba: 9 p.m., 10 p.m., 10:30 p.m. These added trips will allow visitors time to enjoy The Ohio State University Marching Band Performance & Fireworks on Put-in-Bay. Visitors can take public transportation to Miller Dock by Put-in-Bay cabs,…
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Warbirds come to Erie Ottawa Regional Airport

The largest remote control model aviation show in the area will be in Port Clinton Aug. 24 and 25. Exhibitions range from medium to giant-scale propeller driven aircraft to turbine powered jets. This year’s theme is “Warbirds”, featuring model aircraft from WWI to current military aircraft and extreme helicopter aerobatics.
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Skype with author Robert Putnam at Ida Rupp on Tuesday

Dr. Robert Putnam, PhD., former local graduate of PCHS and author of New York Times bestseller Bowling Alone, will Skype with a local panel of residents on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Ida Rupp Public Library, 310 Madison Street, Port Clinton. Question and…
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Perch Festival at Marblehead’s James Park on Saturday

The Marblehead Lions Club is holding its 21st Perch Festival on Aug. 24 at James Park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. A parade will kick off the event at 10 a.m. Live music, sponsored by Firelands Physician Group, featuring the Third Degree Band, will entertain. There will be perch,…
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Firemen’s Spaghetti Dinner Labor Day

Danbury Firefighters Association will host the Firemen’s Annual Spaghetti Dinner on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 2, from 11 a.m to 6 p.m. at Wesley Lodge in Lakeside. The ticket prices are $8 for adults and $5 for children.
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50th annual Behnken family reunion 2013

The 50th annual reunion of the Claus and Bertha Pfeiffer Behnken family met on Sunday, Aug 11, at the Sand Beach, Oak Harbor home of Ted Behnken. The late Claus Behnken came to Ottawa County in 1883 with his mother from Hanover, Germany to join his father who arrived a…
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