Cupcakes for a Cure-- earnings in action

left to right: Rose Smith; Joe Smith, Senior Center President; Kristen Gerwin of United Way in Ottawa County; Mayor Vincent Leone; and Juanita Mills-Persely, chair-person of Cupcakes for a Cure. On May 11th the Port Clinton Senior Center held a cupcake competition to raise money for their cause, Cupcakes for…
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PIB Pub Crawl to support Stein Hospice

Enjoy a Sunday afternoon visiting several of the island’s pubs and quenching your thirst with an assortment of flavored Commodore Perry beer, and support Stein Hospice along the way. The Commodore Perry Pub Crawl will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25. The crawl includes…
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Farm tire recycling collection

The agricultural community will once again have an opportunity to recycle their unwanted farm tires through a collection sponsored by the Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste District. The event will be held at the Sandusky County Fairgrounds in Fremont in the north parking lot. This collection is open to…
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Oak Harbor women donate to Terra State vets

Joyce Spencer, center, accepts the donations from Jeanne Gloor, left, and Sue Fischbach in the Veterans Center The Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post 114 in Oak Harbor collected school supplies for veterans and recently delivered them to the Veterans Center at Terra State Community College. “We want to help…
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Craig Whitmore book signing at Ex Libris

Just in time for the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie, author Craig S. Whitmore will be signing his first novel, “The Last Roar” at Ex Libris Bookshop, 110 W. Main Street, Marblehead, on Sunday, Aug.18 from 1-3 p.m. "The Last Roar” is a work of historical fiction…
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Port Clinton City Council meeting turn out

Last night's city council meeting at the Elk's brought a lot of citizens out for some good discussion. Police Chief Hickman said that at 6:05 p.m. they shut the doors because the room's 350 person capacity was reached. Once people started to come and go more people were let inside.…
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Red Tail visit

Dale Gokel, of Edenton, NC, who summers in the area, meets Tuskegee Airman Harold Brown. Gokel took a ride in the P-51 on Wednesday. Said Gokel, “It was amazing, the thrill of a lifetime.” Gokel’s experience was further enhanced when he met Dr. Brown.
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