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To CORD from former Mayor Brown

In reading Bob Walls’ letter to the editor recently he stated, “If you love Port Clinton then you will love CORD”. Be informed that I love Port Clinton dearly, but I, Mr. Walls, do not love CORD. This committee does not understand what progress means; jobs, a solid tax base,…
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Quartermania thank you

The recent Quartermania held by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Marblehead VFW 7572 was a huge success and will likely become an annual event. The event was organized and directed by President Debbie Garrard. In the kitchen was Camille Sobolewski, Carol Hamit and Commander Bob Peroni. Handling registration was Susie…
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Waterworks Park development

How many of you citizens read the New Herald on June 27, 2014, that Washington Properties proposed a 60 million dollar investment in the citizens Waterworks Park, featuring a lodge and conference, first floor retail shops, and 119 residential units. Retail shops, how many retail shops, three, four, five, how…
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Vegetation clean up

Any chance the city or county could utilize county jail inmate trustees to clean off the vegetation on the stone walkway to the lake, out the east side of the Portage River? It is an eyesore that gives Port Clinton a black eye to anyone entering from the lake. Ron…
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Fireworks in Ohio

I once again write to suggest that the time has come to consider legislation in Ohio to allow for the sale and use of the full line of consumer fireworks. Consumer fireworks are safer today than they have ever been in the history of our country. John Adams, in a…
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Alga blooms

We have all read about the alga blooms on Lake Erie. The biggest contributor of phosphates, pesticides and other chemicals is the US Army Corps of Engineering when they dump their dredging’s into the lake. When a private marina dredges they must move the dredge material to an inland site…
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The Amazing Island Raise

The Amazing Island Raise kicked off 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, from The Catawba Inn. 33 teams of raisers headed to Put-in-Bay on the noon Miller Ferry to race around the island just like the Amazing Race. These teams solved clues and completed challenges to win prizes while raising funds…
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