Planting Peace at Perry’s monument next weekend

In collaboration with the island tradition of celebrating the Canadian holiday of Queen Victoria Day, Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial will hold its “Planting the Seeds of Peace,” event on Saturday, May 19. This is an annual event held at Perry’s Victory that marks the opening of the summer…
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Main Street Port Clinton gives back

Local non-profit organizations will be helping to make the 32nd anniversary of the Walleye Festival the biggest and best event ever. Local groups will be volunteering in the Entertainment Tent all weekend long. Main Street Port Clinton encourages you to come to the Walleye Festival and support the following: Compassionate…
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Military News — Jackson Earl

Air Force Airman Jackson Earl graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training…
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Ottawa County's Best Kept Secrets

The Leadership Class of 2012 is looking to shed light on Ottawa County’s best kept secrets — those little-known projects locals quietly undertake to help others. These volunteers donate their time or efforts for nothing more than the satisfaction of knowing they have made someone’s day a little brighter or…
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Local Coast Guard unit jumps into action

A Port Clinton-based Coast Guard port security unit assisted four mariners in distress while conducting training on San Diego Bay, April 6.“This is an example of the multi-mission capabilities of the Port Security Units,” said Cmdr. Gerald A. Nauert, Port Security Unit 309’s commanding officer. “Our primary mission is to…
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Construction season is upon us

• Ohio 2: Resurfacing work postponed — The resurfacing work scheduled for May 14-17 on Ohio 2 between Ohio 590 and 19 has been postponed until further notice. • Ohio 19: Pavement repair — Ohio 19, between Mill Street and Leaser Road, will be closed for resurfacing from 7 a.m.…
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Stein Hospice warns of scam

Stein Hospice has recently been made aware of a telephone scam soliciting donations. Be aware that Stein Hospice does not solicit donations by phone. If you have any questions or have received a phone call soliciting on behalf of Stein Hospice, call 800-625-5269.
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