Bird watching is big business

Recently completed Ohio Sea Grant research shows that bird watching along Ohio’s Lake Erie coast contributes more than $26 million and 283 jobs to northern Ohio’s economy, according to Dr. Philip Xie, Director of Bowling Green State University’s College of Education and Human Development. Understanding these impacts will help local…
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Cottage Creations holding Spring Open House

Cottage Creations in downtown Oak Harbor will be hosting a Spring Open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 10. Spring and Easter items will be unveiled and Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day items will be discounted.Stop by the Spring Open House or call 419-898-0608 for…
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Vendors needed for Port Clinton Farmers’ Market

Main Street Port Clinton is looking for vendors for the 2012 Port Clinton Farmers’ Market. Anyone interested in selling produce, plants, arts, crafts, baked goods, meats or canned products can apply by completing a registration application, which is available at the Port Clinton Chamber of Commerce/Main Street Office, 110 Madison…
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Workers Comp seminar offered free

On Friday, Feb. 17, Michelle Ish, of The HR Department (an independent HR consulting firm) will be presenting the Oak Harbor Chamber’s first free seminar of the year. It will run from noon to 1 p.m. and will be held at the Ottawa County Resource Center, at 8043 W. Ohio…
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Home Instead Senior Care honors staffers

Roddie Mazurik, of Marblehead, has been selected CAREGiver of the Year by the Home Instead Senior Care franchise office serving Ottawa, Erie and Huron counties. She is being recognized for commitment and service to the older adults who are local clients of Home Instead Senior Care, provider of non-medical home…
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Magruder Hospital appoints new vice president of nursing

Magruder Hospital recently appointed Kathy Durflinger, RN, as the hospital's Vice President of Nursing. She has been the Interim Vice President of Nursing since June of 2011 in addition to serving in her role as the hospital's Director of Performance Improvement and Risk Management.
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