Humane Society awarded donation

The winner of the 50/50 raffle at the Best of the Best award ceremony, Kim Bennett-Fleenor, chose the Humane Society of Ottawa County to be the recipient of the other half of the money raised at the raffle. Pictured here are (L to R) Trudi St. Clair, Christy Hayden, Ashley…
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Lakeside-Marblehead hosts Lighthouse Festival

By Jasmine CuppPhotos by Rob Zajac The Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival, sponsored by the Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and Lakeside Chautauqua, took place Saturday, October 11. The family friendly festival live entertainment, children’s crafts, a pumpkin decorating contest, plein air artists, arts and crafts vendors, a farmers market, hayrides, sailboat…
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Citizens and organizations speak on Issue 6

On Tuesday, October 7, the Port Clinton City Council Planning and Development Committee held an open forum meeting to hear residents, organizations and businesses opinions on Issue 6. Issue 6 is a ballot initiative that has proposed City residents have a separate vote in a general election on the leasing…
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Flushing hydrants begins October 14

Flushing hydrants will begin October 14 and will continue until the entire town is completed. Customers may experience temporary discoloration of water in areas near the flushing. Check the water for discoloration before use. Doing laundry during this time is discouraged.
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How will/would you vote on Port Clinton's Issue 6?

With Election Day approaching, The Beacon is conducting an informal survey to see what reader's views are in Issue 6, the ballot initiative proposing that citizens have a right to vote on if the City wants to lease or sell any park land in Port Clinton City limits. Take the…
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Ottawa County Democrats holding fall banquet October 22

The Ottawa County Democratic Party will be hosting their annual fall banquet on October 22, from 6-8 p.m. at the Community Market VFW Hall located at 251 W. Main St., Oak Harbor. The honored guest will be Congressman Tim Ryan with a special appearance by Rep. Tom Letson, Candidate for…
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CHANTICLEER docked at PCYC

The 108 ft. Motor Yacht CHANTICLEER spent the last week in front of Port Clinton Yacht Club. The yacht was built in 1973 and was originally owned by George Evinrude of the Evinrude Outboard Motor Company. His wife was the famous Frances Langford, a singer and actress who accompanied Bob…
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