Healthy Lake Erie Fund signed into law

Rep. Randy Gardner’s efforts to fight Lake Erie algae problems received a major boost Monday when Gov. John Kasich signed legislation that includes Gardner’s $3 million Healthy Lake Erie Fund.“I’m pleased to have Governor Kasich’s support for the Healthy Lake Erie Fund, and to have bipartisan backing to begin to…
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Court celebrates Benchmark Program grads

Magistrate Louis P. Wargo III recently presided over a special session of the Ottawa County Municipal Court to recognize three graduates of its Benchmark Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health Intervention Court Program. The Court session, followed by a reception for the graduates and their supporters, honored the program’s graduates for their…
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Share your dreams at Ida Rupp

Make dream journals and dream catchers at Ida Rupp from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 27. Discuss with other teens your dreams — at night or for your future and the world.For teens entering grades sixth through 12th grade in the fall. No registration required. For information, call the…
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Let’s Pretend: In a Parade

A parade is forming at Ida Rupp Public Library at 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 21. Parades are lots of fun to watch and participate in. This program offers ideas on how to create a make-believe parade complete with “floats,” music and marching by using books, songs, props and…
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Stuffed animal sleepover

What happens at the library at night? Your stuffed animal will find out for you. Come to Ida Rupp Public Library for a bedtime story with your animal and tuck them in to spend the night. Come back on Saturday morning to see what fun your furry friends had while…
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Help wanted

The Oak Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers for the annual Independence Day Celebration on July 3. Individuals are needed to help with ID checking, beer sales, 50/50 and glow necklace sales.If you are interested in volunteering, call the chamber office at 419-898-0479 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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