Vietnam Era Veteran Commemoration Celebration

The Vietnam Era Veterans Commemoration Committee along with the Ottawa County Veterans Service Office is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Vietnam Era Veteran Commemoration Celebration on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Camp Perry Clubhouse. This nationally celebrated day is marked to acknowledge the brave service men and women…
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US Coast Guard presents About Boating Safely

On Saturday, October 25, the US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 16-12 will be hosting a class about safe boating. The class is for all ages, but will be free for those 18 and under who are accompanied by an adult. A tour of the Coast Guard Station will be included…
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Cultivate and Clover dinner and auction

The 21st annual Cultivate the Clover dinner and auction to support the Ottawa County 4-H Program will be held Saturday, October 25 at 5 p.m. at the Camp Perry Club House. A buffet meal featuring baked ham and chicken and all the fixings will be catered by Old Zims for…
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Record year for Apple Festival

By Jasmine CuppPhotos by Rob Zajac The 36th annual Apple Festival filled the streets of downtown Oak Harbor Saturday and Sunday. It is estimated that 20,000 people came to the festival throughout the weekend. The smell of apple butter and apple dumplings filled the autumn air for the festival, which…
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Make a costume at the October Art Walk

Families who visit the complimentary costume tent at the Port Clinton Area Art Walk on Thurs., Oct. 23 from 5-8 p.m. will have an opportunity to fashion a mask and patch together a costume out of recycled materials and art supplies. The event will be located inside and just in…
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Humane Society awarded donation

The winner of the 50/50 raffle at the Best of the Best award ceremony, Kim Bennett-Fleenor, chose the Humane Society of Ottawa County to be the recipient of the other half of the money raised at the raffle. Pictured here are (L to R) Trudi St. Clair, Christy Hayden, Ashley…
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Lakeside-Marblehead hosts Lighthouse Festival

By Jasmine CuppPhotos by Rob Zajac The Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival, sponsored by the Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and Lakeside Chautauqua, took place Saturday, October 11. The family friendly festival live entertainment, children’s crafts, a pumpkin decorating contest, plein air artists, arts and crafts vendors, a farmers market, hayrides, sailboat…
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