Red Cross assists those affected by Midwest Tornadoes

The American Red Cross Northwest Ohio Region is responding to provide assistance to people affected by Sunday night’s Midwest Tornadoes. Red Cross staff and volunteers have responded to calls for help in Lucas, Putnam and Wood Counties, including the hard hit community of Cloverdale. Immediate Red Cross assistance is based…
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First day of Salvation Army bell ringing

Ann Colston ringing the bell at the Kroger in Port Clinton Monday was the first day of bell ringing for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign in Ottawa County. There are still many bell ringing spots open that need to be filled, especially in Oak Harbor at the Community Market,…
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Bataan Intermediate collects food for veterans

Pictured, left to right, with only a small portion of the items collected, is VFW 2480 Commander Richard Ellis, Lester Short, Don Poppe and Geoff Halsey, Bataan Memorial Intermediate Principal. Students at Bataan Memorial Intermediate recently held a food drive in conjunction with the local VFW 2480. Mr. Geoff Halsey,…
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Island Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary partners with BarkBoxes

Island Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary has partnered with Best Friends Animal Society’s BarkBox to the Rescue. A BarkBox contains a month’s supply of toys, chews and treats. Now thru January 15, 2014, for every order made with Island Safe Harbor's unique code, $5 will be donated to the Sanctuary and…
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