Local author at St. Boniface Fish Fry

How often can you get a great, all-you-can-eat fish dinner and at the same time the chance to hear first-person stories of driving a tank in WWII? On April 4 the St. Boniface Fish Fry welcomes Casimir “Ki” Jadwisiak for a book signing of his newly published book, “An Immigrant…
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Sen. Randy Gardner first recipient of Ohio History Leadership Award

The Ohio Historical Society and a consortium of other history-related organizations presented State Sen. Randy Gardner (R-Bowling Green) with its first-ever Ohio History Leadership Award at the annual Statehood Day advocacy event on Thursday, February 27 at the Ohio Statehouse. The Ohio History Leadership Award is intended to recognize annually…
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CIC holds Mother’s Day luncheon

Tickets are available now for the first Annual Mother’s Day Luncheon, Fashion Show and Fundraiser, on Saturday, May 10, at Catawba Island Club. Moms, family and friends are invited to enjoy food, fashions and jewelry, raffles and a silent auction. Doors open at 11 a.m. Tickets are $40 per person…
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Vietnam veterans honored March 29

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office announces Vietnam Veteran Era Commemoration Day, to be held on Saturday, March 29, at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds, Building B3. This nationally celebrated day is marked to acknowledge the men and women who served in any branch during the Vietnam War Era. The tribute…
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Magruder Auxiliary Gift Shop Honey Baked Ham Sale

The Magruder Hospital Auxiliary Gift Shop will have a Honey Baked Ham Sale Fundraiser now through April 9. Individuals can place orders in the Gift Shop. Pick up is Thursday, April 17, 1-3 p.m. at the Magruder Gift Shop in Port Clinton. Payment is due upon order (cash, check or…
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Representative Redfern to hold town hall meeting

State Representative Chris Redfern (D-Catawba Island) will host a town hall discussion at Ida Rupp Public Library on Monday, March 17 from 10-11 a.m. Rep. Redfern holds town hall meetings throughout Erie and Ottawa Counties to listen to constituents’ ideas, concerns and feedback. Rep. Redfern will also provide a brief…
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Evolving the Ottawa County Friend to Friend Mentoring Project

The Kindness of Strangers in Ottawa County Last Wednesday morning at Ida Rupp Public Library in Port Clinton a group of 18 people gathered to discuss the book “The Kindness of Strangers” by Marc Freedman. The discussion focused on how Ottawa County can develop a community-wide mentorship program that endeavors…
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