Easter Candy Hunt

The Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce held their annual Easter Candy Hunt on March 23. Over 350 children came out to find their candy bags. We would like to thank the following individuals and businesses for their donations and help with our annual Easter Candy Hunt; 2012-2013 Apple Festival Royalty…
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National Mobility Awareness Month

May is National Mobility Awareness Month. As such, on the website of the same name; there are thumbnail sketches of hundreds of deserving people who hope to win a wheelchair lift van. The top vote-getters will be considered for the prize. Of course, one of those "local heroes" featured is…
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Wrestling tournament

The Port Clinton Wrestling Club would like to thank The Port Clinton Kiwanis Club for their continued support of our biddy wrestling tournament. The tournament is the only major fund raising event during the year and proceeds are used to support the wrestling programs from biddy thru high school in…
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Tip Jars

Tip Jars come out for Summer. It rather amazes me as to the growing Port Clinton/Marblehead area ‘tip jars’ at restuarants, services venues, or a tip jar for buying a ferry ticket? and such. Why a tip jar for carry out? Or further, a jar next to the cash register,…
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Port Clinton Lighthouse

To the Citizens of Port Clinton: The Port Clinton Lighthouse Conservancy has presented a detailed proposal to the city council for the transfer of the old Port Clinton Lighthouse – currently being restored at Brand’s Marina - to the city and its placement on the waterfront. This proposal represents a…
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Lake Erie Aquarium and Museum

I would like to share my idea for what i believe is best for Waterworks Park area in Port Clinton. I am envisioning a “Lake Aquarium and Museum", where there would be taxidermy mounts and aquariums of all types of fish that are found in Lake Erie to educate people…
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Walleye Capital

I was happy to see the rendering of a possible view of downtown Port Clinton in The Beacon. It is exceptional, especially including the downtown and the waterfront as one package. However, I take exception with “Walleye Capital of the World.” If we keep using that tag line aren’t we…
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