The Book Exchange under new management

The Book Exchange, downtown Port Clinton, is under new management. New owner Michael Fitzgerald — a long-time supporter and employee in the Port Clinton community — said he is excited and anxious for a fresh start for the store. He was previously involved as a partner in the business and…
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Bay Point named Ottawa County Business of the Year

A large crowd of business and community leaders gathered at the main banquet hall of the Camp Perry Clubhouse Wednesday evening for the Ottawa County Improvement Corp. Business and Industry Awards. Nine major awards were handed out to businesses and individuals with the top award, Business of the Year, going…
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Tickets on sale for chamber banquet

Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce will be having its 75th Annual Banquet on May 17 at The Catawba Island Club. Guest speaker will be Peter Huston of The Perry Group.Huston is a writer, producer and director. In 2010, after moving to Ohio, he established FilmAffects to pursue documentary and factual…
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Ribbon cutting ceremony set for Workplace Resources

Workplace Resources has moved to a new location at 142 W. Water St. in downtown Oak Harbor. To celebrate, the company has planned a celebration May 9. The ribbon cutting will be held at 3:30 p.m. with an open house and light refreshments to follow until 4:30 p.m.
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Housing sales jump in March

Home sales activity reached its highest level since 2008, according to a release from the Ohio Association of Realtors. All aspects of home sales in the area represented by the Firelands Association of Realtors (Erie, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Huron counties) showed significant gains for the month of March based…
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