Ferguson and Fenton glass join creative forces

Cary Ferguson with one of his Marblehead Lighthouse paintings Two names that are synonymous with American made glass have joined forces to create an exclusive Marblehead Lighthouse bead. The artists at the Fenton Glass Company, which has been in business for over 108 years, will hand paint the lighthouse on…
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Halupki Festival 2013

Helen Jean Cooley of Marblehead is keeping us safe with her beautiful pysanky. Holy Assumption Orthodox Church in Marblehead on Sunday held the annual Halupki Festival, a celebration of Carpatho-Russian foods and culture. The festival at the oldest Orthodox church in Ohio featured not only halupki (cabbage rolls) and other…
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Port Clinton City Council needs to hear from residents

Main Street Port Clinton’s President Laura Schlachter thanks those who attended Thursday’s public presentation by Mike Rose with Washington Properties and David Krebbs with AODK Architects regarding the revitalization of downtown historic Port Clinton and the development of the waterfront. Schachter notes that the attendance at the meeting proves how…
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Appetite for the Arts Gala

Friday evening the Executive Hangar and an adjacent tent at the Erie Ottawa Regional Airport were transformed to an Arts Festival. The Greater Port Clinton Area Arts Council’s Appetite for the Arts Gala launched the weekend show that continues through Sunday. The Gala highlighted local cuisine, wine and beer, all…
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Help plan the Walleye Festival

Main Street Port Clinton is inviting local citizens to get involved in the planning of the 2014 Walleye Festival. A meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 21, at 8:30 a.m. at 110 Madison Street in downtown. Bring your ideas and suggestions to help make the Festival the best ever.…
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Summer cooling bills assistance program deadline is Aug. 30

In Ottawa County, WSOS’s Summer Crisis Program helped 58 households, who received 15 air conditioners and 14 fans, and were assisted with utility bills in the amount of $2,484. Those who have not yet applied for assistance have until Friday, Aug. 30, to submit an application. Appointments are needed to…
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