Putnam offers thanks and help to Port Clinton

Panelists Christine Galvin and Peggy Debien with moderator Alex Thomas. Not pictured: Panelist Larry Hartlaub. Today Dr. Robert Putnam meets with President Obama. On Tuesday evening, the Harvard professor, 1959 Port Clinton High School graduate and 2012 National Humanities Medal of Honor winner, took time to have a conversation by…
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Art Club sponsors day trip

Port Clinton Artists’ Club “Reflections of America” museum tour will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 18. The Butler Institute of American Art, located in Youngstown, is the first museum of American art. The original structure, dedicated in 1919, is an architectural masterpiece listed on the National Register of Historic places.…
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Updated Events Calendar, Aug 29-Sept 4

There have been a few revisions in the events for the Bicentennial Celebrations calendar. The following schedule is up to date as of this morning, Aug. 29, at 9 a.m. Notes on parking for the downtown Port Clinton events and the Miller Ferry are listed at the bottom of this…
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Museum open extended hours

Tidying the exterior of the Ottawa County Museum in preparation for the Tall Ships Weekend. The Ottawa County Museum, 126 W. Third St. in Port Clinton, will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the Labor Day weekend, Aug. 30 through Sept. 2.
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Bicentennial Celebration is here

Playfair and Pathfinder It has been 200 years since there has been such a momentous gathering of people and ships on the north coast of Ohio. In 1813, in the waters off of South Bass Island, there was a great naval battle. For the next dozen days we celebrate that…
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