Candidates for Nov. 5 election

In next week’s Beacon, we will feature profiles of candidates in the contested elections in Ottawa County. Candidates who would like to have their information included should send an email with head-shot photo attached to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by noon, Monday, Oct. 28, or drop the information at the Beacon office. In…
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Make a difference in Port Clinton

Make a Difference Day is this Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m.at the Jefferson Street Pier in downtown Port Clinton. The City of Port Clinton, the Port Clinton City Schools, and Republic Services have teamed up to collect most residential rubbish. They will not be accepting TV’s, Tires,…
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Bataan Day Ceremony Is November 8

Newspaper article displayed at Bataan Elementary The annual Bataan Day ceremony will be held this year on Friday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m. in the Bataan Memorial School Gymnasium. The students and staff of Bataan Memorial Elementary School invite members of the community to their Bataan Day Ceremony. This year,…
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St. Joseph Annual Orange and Grapefruit Sale

St. Joseph Church Choir, Marblehead, will kick off their annual Orange and Grapefruit Sale on Saturday, Oct. 26. The choir will be taking orders for fresh citrus fruit from Florida’s Indian River. The sale will last from Oct. 26 until Nov. 11. Fruit will be ready for pick up on…
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PORTS presents check

The PORTS Committee Co-chairman Debbie Hymore-Tester presents a check to Port Clinton Youth Soccer President Abby Lukac, while Bill Yuhaz and Dave Koebel look on.
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PCHS grad Blackburn receives Best of Cleveland award

Miniature version of Young Cleveland poster Port Clinton High School and Kent State graduate artist Farin Blackburn was recently awarded a Best of Cleveland recognition in the October issue of Cleveland Magazine. Blackburn’s Seaworthi posters for college towns such as Kent and Athens are “a collision of funky calligraphy and…
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