Cutest Baby Contest at the Ottawa County Fair

Cutest Baby contest winners Gabriela Neiderhouse and Wyatt Leady Yesterday, Friday July 19, the Ottawa County Fair held its Cutest Baby Contest. The contest was open to all babies born in 2011. There was a great turnout, for contestants and spectators, for the event. With so many cute babies, every…
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Veterans Day at the Ottawa County Fair

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office is excited to announce the annual “Veterans Day at the Ottawa County Fair” on Saturday, July 20th. Complimentary cookies and coffee will be provided at 9:30 a.m., prior to opening ceremony. Entrance is free for veterans, with identification. The opening ceremony kicks off at…
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Public meeting on Waterworks Park

A special public meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. at the Port Clinton Elks Lodge located at 231 Buckeye Blvd. Mike Rose with Washington Properties will be presenting his Master Plan for Waterworks Park. If you missed the public presentation by Mike Rose with Washington…
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The Island Alphabet by Sarah Booker

A new book of photos and verse by Sarah Booker honors her family home of Put-in-Bay. Every letter of the alphabet features a Put-in-Bay sight and story. Booker’s goal is “to touch everyone who comes to the island, stays on the island or is from the island.”
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Summer Lunch and Fun around Port Clinton

The United Way is sponsoring the Summer Lunch and Fun program Tuesdays and Thursdays through August 22. The program provides lunch for any child and is offered at Lakeview Estates, Ida Rupp Public Library and Bay Meadows. This is the third summer for the program, the first year that Kristen…
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Lakeside Chautauqua welcomes Jim Petro and Nancy Petro

Jim and Nancy Petro Jim Petro, former Attorney General of Ohio, and his wife, Nancy Petro, will give four lectures as part of the 2013 Lakeside Chautauqua Lecture Series. Based on their book, “False Justice: Eight Myths that Convict the Innocent”, the Petros will speak on the subject of wrongful…
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Kelleys Island Pub Crawl and Progressive Beer Dinner

The Stein Hospice benefit Pub Crawl & Progressive Beer Dinner is Sunday, Aug. 4. The five-course dinner with paired beers from Great Lakes Brewing Company starts at the Casino at 4 p.m. and ends at a downtown restaurant. All locations are within walking distance. Advance tickets are $40 and can…
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