Free income tax preparation assistance available

It is tax season again. Doing taxes can be a frustrating and difficult addition to already busy lives. Following are some resources that you can use for free to reduce the burden of tax season: 1. If your total household income is under $58,000 annually you can file your taxes…
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Service men and women pay respects to fallen comrade

Two North Central EMS workers look on from the Fulton Street bridge as the procession to bring Private James A. Dickman to rest passed through Port Clinton. Between Toledo and Sandusky, overpasses were filled with service trucks, police, fire and EMS workers paying respects to a fallen serviceman. The line…
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PC Chamber announces Beach Party

The Port Clinton Area Chamber and Main Street Port Clinton are planning a Reverse Raffle Beach Party at Dock’s Beach House, Port Clinton, on Saturday, Sept. 20, beginning at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are $100, which includes a chance to win the $7500 grand prize and other cash prizes, along with…
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Remembering the Blizzard of ‘78

Map of record temperatures and snowfall Jan. 1978 Here at the Beacon we asked readers to submit their stories from the Blizzard of ’78. With the record amount of snow and visibility restrictions it certainly sounds memorable. Even though we have had a lot of snowfall in our area this…
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Marblehead council seeking candidates

The Marblehead Village Council is currently seeking residents interested in filling a vacant council seat for the remainder of the term which expires on Dec. 31, 2017. The successful candidate must have resided within the municipality for at least one year prior to assuming office and must remain a resident…
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Enjoy downtown Port Clinton via video!

Main Street Port Clinton in conjunction with Nick James Productions has put together a video highlighting the great things Port Clinton has to offer. Transport yourself into summer with this beautiful video!
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