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2014 Summer Earth Camps a big success

Recycling Rock Stars The OSS Joint Solid Waste Management District sponsored three Earth Camps this June in Ottawa, Sandusky and Seneca County. The half day camps were hosted at Lakeview Park in Port Clinton, Conner Park in Fremont and Meadowbrook Park in Bascom. A total of 136 elementary students participated…
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Veterans Day at the Ottawa County Fair

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office is excited to announce the annual Veterans Day at the Ottawa County Fair is on Saturday, July 19. The staff has been working very hard to make this year’s Veterans Day special. In addition to last year, complimentary cookies and coffee will be provided…
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Lakeside Wooden Boat Show & Plein Air Art Festival

A collaborative effort, blending the craftsman of the 11th Annual Lakeside Wooden Boat Show and the artistic expression of the Lakeside Plein Air Art Festival, will create one of Lakeside’s most unique weekends of the Chautauqua summer season from Friday, July 18-Sunday, July 20. This three-day event begins on Friday,…
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Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department adds new vehicle to fleet

Jay’s Body Shop manager Brian Ralston and SRT Commander Jim Muller stand in front of the newly finished Special Response Team vehicle. The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department Special Response Team recently received their newly finished vehicle back from Jay’s Body Shop. The vehicle, which was purchased from the Harris Elmore…
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Ottawa County Fair celebrating 50th year

Kendyll Hartlaub sits on one of the antique tractors on display at the Ottawa County Fair. This year the Ottawa County Fair is celebrating its 50th year. To celebrate, the Fair Board has lowered admission to $5. There will also be a 50th anniversary fireworks display Friday night at the…
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Columbus ships Pinta and Nina to land in Lorain

thenina.com On Friday, August 8, the Pinta and the Nina, replicas of Columbus’ ships, will open in Lorain. The ships will be docked at the Black River Landing, 421 Black River Lane, until their departure early Tuesday morning August 12. The Nina was built completely by hand and without the…
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