Mutach’s Market in Lakeside-Marblehead is offering a tasty way to celebrate the War of 1812 bicentennial and also contribute to the reading program at Danbury school. Kiedrowski’s Simply Delicious Bakery of Amherst, voted Best Bakery in America, designed the cookies and supplies Mutach’s with their famous snoogles and other pastries.
Captain Bruce Randall and Karen Randall are offering public day sails aboard the ships, the Windy and the Halie & Matthew.
It’s time again to begin the search for the new Apple Festival Royalty Court. The Oak Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce and the reigning court extends an invitation to applicants. The Royalty Court will reign for a period of one year. They will have the opportunity to travel, learn about other communities in the state, meet many new friends, and gain experience speaking in public as they share with others information about The Apple Festival.
Outside of Green’s at the art walk
Thursday, Aug. 22, the Greater Port Clinton Area Arts Council put on its monthly art walk in downtown Port Clinton. This month’s theme was A Night Downtown. The streets and shops were busy with art lovers and vendors.
Only a single water sample, out of 225 samples from the Maumee River and 100 samples from the Sandusky River, contained traces of genetic material from silver Asian carp, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The testing seeks to identify the presence of environmental DNA (eDNA) from bighead or silver Asian carp and the lone positive sample was collected in the Maumee River. The samples were collected as part of an extensive monitoring effort in the Maumee and Sandusky rivers by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
The Lady Redskins opened SBC play Tuesday night with a 5-0 win over Oak Harbor. This brings their record to 2-1 overall (1-0 in the SBC).
Kelsey Dietrich (PC) def. Emily Goff (OH) 6-0, 6-1
Alyssa Krupp (PC) def. Amanda Sosa (OH) 6-1, 6-0
Eryn Binder (PC) def. Rachel Chafe (OH) 6-0, 6-0
Additional Miller Ferries leaving Put-in-Bay (Lime Kiln Dock) to Catawba: 9 p.m., 10 p.m., 10:30 p.m.
These added trips will allow visitors time to enjoy The Ohio State University Marching Band Performance & Fireworks on Put-in-Bay. Visitors can take public transportation to Miller Dock by Put-in-Bay cabs, golf carts (return time/ policy per the rental company) and Island Transportation buses between Village Depot and Miller Ferry Lime Kiln Dock.
The largest remote control model aviation show in the area will be in Port Clinton Aug. 24 and 25. Exhibitions range from medium to giant-scale propeller driven aircraft to turbine powered jets. This year’s theme is “Warbirds”, featuring model aircraft from WWI to current military aircraft and extreme helicopter aerobatics.
Dr. Robert Putnam, PhD., former local graduate of PCHS and author of New York Times bestseller Bowling Alone, will Skype with a local panel of residents on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Ida Rupp Public Library, 310 Madison Street, Port Clinton. Question and answer session to follow. Registration is required. Seating is limited. Call 419-732-3212 to register.