BPW scholarships available

Ottawa County women in need of funds to attend college or technical school are encouraged to apply for a grant from the Business and Professional Women. Women interested in applying may pick up applications at Ida Rupp Public Library in Port Clinton, The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce, Oak…
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Recipe sharing

For the Nov. 22 edition of the Beacon, we will be featuring a sharing of favorite family recipes from Ottawa County. Submit the recipe by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop a copy at the Beacon office. A selection of the recipes will be featured in the special holiday supplement to…
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Ottawa County Dems meet

Felony Prosecutor Lorrain Croy discusses the future of the local and state Democratic Party with Minority Senate Leader Eric Kearney. On Thursday, Nov. 7, over 100 county Democrats came together for the annual Ottawa County Democratic Fall banquet at the Community Markets VFW Hall in Oak Harbor.
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Fall Chicken Dinner at St. Paul Lutheran in Danbury

Jim Kovach, Lloyd Dayton and Matt Seamon serve dinners at last year’s fundraiser. The annual Fall Chicken Dinner is a very old tradition at St. Paul Lutheran Church, on Church Road in Danbury Township. Open to the public, the dinner has become a popular yearly event. Church members are busy…
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Tin Goose chapter collecting holiday mail for heroes

Tin Goose Chapter 1247 of the Experimental Aircraft Association is collecting cards for the Red Cross "Holiday Mail for Heroes" program and is inviting area residents to participate. The program, sponsored by the Red Cross and Pitney Bowes since 2006, asks Americans to show their gratitude to those who serve…
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Partin recognized by Ohio House of Representatives

Leonard Partin presented Emeritus Status award by Rep. Chris Redern. Leonard Partin, Broker/Owner Jack Bradley Realty, was recently recognized by the members of the Ohio House of Representatives for achieving Emeritus Status for forty years of service as a local Realtor® from the National Association of REALTORS®.
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