Team raises more than $1,400

Four Port Clinton residents, along with two Cleveland friends, participated in the Fight for Air Stair Climb on Saturday, March 3, as part of the Fir Na Tine (Men of Fire) team by climbing 42 flights of stairs at the Terminal Tower in Cleveland. The six-member team raised more than…
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Local group sews smiles for sick kids

A hospital is a very scary place for a kid. When Cindy Kerr’s son, Ryan, was diagnosed with cancer in 2002, she wanted to brighten up his hospital room, so she began making pillowcases. She soon realized the difference these brightly colored pillowcases were making in Ryan’s attitude and recovery,…
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Big changes for Walleye Festival Grande Parade

The Walleye Festival weekend marks the beginning of the busy summer season and Port Clinton kicks it off with our Main Street Port Clinton Walleye Festival and family friendly events. This year’s Walleye Festival Grande Parade promises to be better than ever with exciting talent and entertainment. The Grande Parade…
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Romney takes Ohio; locals issues approved

Although Rick Santorum took the majority of Ottawa County’s vote, Mitt Romney took Ohio in Tuesday’s presidential primary. According to unofficial results from the Ohio Secretary of State’s office, Romney drew 456,205 votes statewide (37.95 percent) compared to Santorum’s 445,697 votes (37.07 percent). According to unofficial results from the Ottawa…
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Job Fairs coming up

The annual Spring Job Fair at Terra State Community College is March 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Activities Center.More than 60 employers and organizations will send representatives to campus to discuss job openings and talk to prospective employees.The event is free and open to the…
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Bowl for Kids Sake at 20th Century Lanes

Each bowler participating at 20th Century Lanes in Oak Harbor on March 17 will be given a coupon good for one free “Italian Dinner” courtesy of The Lighthouse Resort as a thank you for supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio in Ottawa County. The dinner will be held…
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