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Joyful Connections joins #Giving Tuesday Campaign

You've heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Well here's a new day in the Holiday Season - a day to give back. #Giving Tuesday is Dec. 3rd. #Giving Tuesday is a movement to create a national day of giving to kick off the giving season. #Giving Tuesday inspires personal…
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American Legion Put-in-Bay suggests unique gift

While the Brig Niagara was moored at Put-in-Bay for the closing ceremonies of the Bicentennial Celebration of the Battle of Lake Erie of the War of 1812, the Senior Captain, Walter Rybka, was kind enough to personally sign and date fifty 3’ x 5’ Commodore Perry “Dont Give Up The…
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CASA’s Dancing with the Stars a big hit

Pat Adkins smiles big after this win Saturday night CASA hosted its annual Dancing with the Stars fundraiser at the Camp Perry Conference center. Six local celebrities and six veteran dancers took the stage to raise money for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), which gives a voice to abused, neglected…
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Ottawa County Community Foundation taking part in Giving Tuesday

The Ottawa County Community Foundation is encouraging area residents and businesses to take part in Giving Tuesday on Dec. 3. Following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a day set aside to celebrate and support charitable nonprofit organizations that serve communities. The national initiative was established in…
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Local businesses join United Way to Observe #Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, Dec. 3, is “Giving Tuesday” in Ottawa County. #GivingTuesday, which follows the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, kicks off the holiday giving season with a global day dedicated to charitable giving, harnessing the power of social media and the generosity of people around the world…
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Community Thanksgiving Eve Worship in Marblehead

An invitation to come together in giving thanks to God is extended to the peninsula and surrounding communities for an ecumenical worship on Wednesday, Nov. 27, at 7 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marblehead. Fr. Bob Kelly from St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church will offer the message. Those…
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Home sales continue upward trend

The number of homes sold in the area covered by the Firelands Association of Realtors (FAR) showed strong growth across the board in October. The local market posted gains in activity in both total dollar volume and number of units sold according to statistics provided by the Ohio Association of…
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