Joyful Connections announces coloring winners

Joyful Connections has announced the winners of its recent coloring contest. The contest was open to local children through grade five. Eight elementary schools throughout Ottawa County participated and more than 350 entries were submitted. The coloring contest was held in recognition of Supervised Visitation Awareness Month.
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Red Cross offers disaster volunteer training

With hurricane season fully under way and tornadoes, flooding and home fires an ever-present threat, the American Red Cross is asking the public to consider learning more about becoming a disaster volunteer this year.“Having a trained, prepared and ready-to-help team of volunteers is one of the most valuable resources a…
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Captain Underpants party coming up

Calling All Captain Underpants Fans: head to Ida Rupp Public Library for a program based on the popular series by Dav Pilkey on Saturday, Sept. 8. Games, activities, crafts, food and fun will be offered from 10:30 a.m. to noon for those in grades 2-5. There will also be a…
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Local artist teaches at Sutton Center

The Port Clinton Artists’ Club is offering an oil painting class for all levels at the Sutton Center Technology Conference Facility at 1854 Perry St. Local artist and club member Kathie Widing will teach the class on Saturday, Aug. 25. Widing is a certified painting instructor following many years of…
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ODNR: No Asian carp found
in western Lake Erie

After a week of intensive electrofishing and gill netting activities in Sandusky Bay, Maumee Bay and their main tributaries, officials have found no bighead or silver Asian carps in western Lake Erie. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Michigan Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service continue…
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City moves on Waterworks plan

Tuesday night, Port Clinton City Council moved forward with an ordinance that puts the development of Waterworks Park back on the front page. The ordinance authorizes the city to enter into an agreement with the Los Angeles legal firm of Jeffer, Mangels, Butler and Mitchell to assist the city in…
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