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Nor'easter floods Lake Erie coast

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Nor'easter floods Lake Erie coast

Fisherman's Wharf on the Portage River on North Madison St. On Saturday, June 27, a nor'easter hit the area. Our readers were gracious enough to send photos of flooding, storm damage...

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Humane Society of Ottawa County partneri…

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Humane Society of Ottawa County partnering with Erie Shores K9 Academy

The Humane Society of Ottawa County is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Erie Shores K9 Academy, LLC. Erie Shores K9 Academy are working with the dogs at...

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Celebrate Fourth of July in Lakeside

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Celebrate Fourth of July in Lakeside

Lakeside Chautauqua’s Fourth of July celebration begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 4, with the Children’s Bike Parade departing from Perry Park. Participants of all ages should arrive early with...

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St. Boniface School showcases new uniforms

St. Boniface School will showcase new school uniforms with a fashion show Friday, January 30, at the annual family potluck. "We wanted to freshen up our look," said Principal Millie Greggila and a fashion show during Catholic Schools Week is a fun way to do that."

St. Boniface students have followed the same dress code for twenty years. The new uniform will modernize the student look with a cohesive color scheme and look. The new uniforms, purchased through Educational Outfitters in Toledo, will also sport a new logo. 

The fashion show and potluck will be a culmination of Catholic Schools Week, when students and staff celebrated being part of a Catholic School. Throughout the week students dressed as their favorite story book characters, wore crazy hats, participated in random moments of dancing and singing at the Sunday Mass. The children's choir is directed by Mr. Michael Gordon, the school music and band teacher, who also provides individual voice and piano lessons throughout the school day.

Visit the website at sb-oh.org or contact the school office at 419-898-1340 for more information. Principal Millie Greggila is available to answer questions and provide tours to all prospective students. Kindergarten Screening at St. Boniface is scheduled for Wednesday, April 22.

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Olympic hopeful J.D. Bergman to speak at OHHS on Feb. 7

Photo courtesy of facebook.com/jdbergmanusa.

Twenty years of training and just under 20 months remaining. 

That is the mindset Oak Harbor native J.D. Bergman is carrying with him as he continues his journey on the wrestling trail in the hopes that he can qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. 

Bergman, a 2003 graduate of Oak Harbor High School, will return home on Feb. 7 to speak before the community at the high school. The first part of the event, which will be held in the cafeteria at 1 p.m., is a chicken barbecue lunch that costs $10. Bergman's speech will be held from 2-3 p.m. in the auditorium and costs $15. The cost of attending both events is $20. Proceeds go directly to Bergman's Road to Rio fund to help him on his journey to the Olympics. Bergman will discuss his Olympic journey and give a world-class health talk on wellness.

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B-C-S declares January 30 as Heroes in Blue Day

Pictured from left to right is Oak Harbor/Penta Marketing instructor Nadine Scott, Oak Harbor High School Principal Cheryl Schell, Oak Harbor Senior Class Secretary Miranda May, Marketing student Brenna Franck, and Superintendent Guy Parmigian.

The Benton-Carroll-Salem School Board passed a resolution declaring January 30, as “Heroes in Blue Day”. The district will recognize and honor local, state and county law enforcement for their continuous and courageous service to the students, staff and residents of the B-C-S School District.  

The members of the local, state and county law enforcement officials are invited to have lunch with the students at Oak Harbor High School on January 30.

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