Port Clinton Lighthouse ready for its new home

Thanks to John Smothers and Bill Moon, with the help of Jordan Davenport, Brooke Brown and other volunteers, the Port Clinton Lighthouse is 90% restored. The lighthouse, which once sat on the pier that is now property of the Port Clinton Yacht Club, has been going through restoration for roughly…
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City-wide and beach clean-up

On May 3 the City of Port Clinton will team up with Allied Waste for a city-wide clean-up. Dumpsters will be placed at the high ground by Allied Waste at the Jefferson Street pier. This city-wide clean-up will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Allied Waste will accept most…
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Latta visits The Beacon

During his two week legislative break, Bob Latta was traveling his district speaking with constituents about their concerns. Latta said the four main concerns he is hearing are: federal regulations, the Affordable Care Act and its effects on businesses, taxes and energy. Latta’s district covers the west end of Ottawa…
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The Salvation Army accepting applications for Camp NEOSA

The Salvation Army’s Camp NEOSA this year is June 25-30. The camp program is provided to the first 35 children ages 6-12 who register. Transportation is provided. Camp NEOSA is one of the many programs offered by the Port Clinton Service Center. This program is made possible by funding through…
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Mother’s Day Brunch in Lakeside

Lakeside Chautauqua will be hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet on Sunday, May 11, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., in the Hotel Lakeside Dining Room at 150 Maple Avenue. The cost is $20 per adult, $8 per child (ages 6-12), and children age 5 and under are free. There are no Chautauqua…
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Letter carrier food drive May 10

The National Association of Letter Carriers and local post offices are encouraging residents to support a food drive on Saturday, May 10. All the food collected will stay in the community to support the community. With the need being so great and summer fast approaching there will be many children…
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Area Safety Councils announce free Safety Day event

Three area Safety Councils, Ottawa County, Sandusky Area and Sandusky County, have teamed up with the Sandusky County Human Resources Management Association to hold a Safety Day event. Safety Day will be held at Terra Community College on May 2, starting with a kick off breakfast at 7:45 a.m. This…
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