Documentary 'THE LINE' showing at Ida Rupp

The newest film from Emmy Award-winning writer and producer Linda Midgett is coming to Ida Rupp Public Library in Port Clinton on May 30 at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. As part of a broader campaign to bring light to the new faces of poverty and the aftermath of the…
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Competitive Funding Grant 2nd funding round

The Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste District will offer grants in the second round of the Competitive Funding Grant Program in 2013. The second round grant meeting will be held Thursday, May 30th, at 10 a.m. at the OSS Solid Waste District office at 1875 E. State Street, Fremont.…
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Home sales show strong growth in April

The number of homes sold in the area covered by the Firelands Association of Realtors (FAR) showed strong growth in all areas in April. The local market posted gains in activity in both price per sale and number of units sold according to statistics provided by the Ohio Association of…
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Airport Open House offered many ways to fly

At the Erie-Ottawa Regional Airport (EORA) Open House on May 18 there were free flights for youngsters sponsored by the Young Eagles. Zoey Barr, 8, went on her first airplane ride with pilot George Tyler. “That was good, “ said Zoey. “I saw boats and houses and people. The best…
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A memorable Memorial Day at Veterans Park

On Memorial Day in Port Clinton Sgt. Jason Thomas’s memorable telling of his acts and decisions at the World Trade Center tragedy on Sept. 11, 2001, elegantly honored the essence of Memorial Day. Those gathered in Monday’s cool mist included those who had served, those who had lost loved ones,…
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Walleye 5K a big success

The 2013 Walleye 5K Walk/Run started at 10 a.m. Saturday on Perry Street, went through Port Clinton's residential area and ended at Adams Street Park. The 5K was put on by the Toledo Roadrunners Club with proceeds going to Ruth Ann's house and Port Clinton Parks and Recreation. Last year…
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