Mark Langan and friends
Saturday’s 4th Annual Fabulous Flea Market and Artists and Crafters Show was sponsored by the Women of Faith of Faith Methodist Church and held in Lakeview City Park in Port Clinton. All 100 vendor spaces were sold out. Community Market grilled food, Underwood’s Grill served ice cream, and Newman’s Kettle Corn popped corn. The hot weather didn’t deter people from coming out, as the event was busy with vendors and consumers.
Small business owners are encouraged to attend a free workshop that will detail sub-contracting opportunities available through Test Facilities, Operations, Maintenance and Engineering (TFOME), a NASA prime contractor responsible for the maintenance and operation of NASA’s Plum Brook Station in Sandusky. TFOME has work available for qualified small businesses and will have their purchasing manager and/or program manager on site on the day of the seminar.
Cedar Point hosted a special ceremony on Saturday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Cedar Point & Lake Erie Railroad. Cedar Point Vice President and General Manager John Hildebrandt led the ceremony, joined by everyone’s favorite beagle, Snoopy, and the Osburn family of Columbus, who were chosen from the crowd to be the guest conductors.
Ottawa County Senior Resources announces that the Meals On Wheels Association of America has nationally recognized their March For Meals campaign. Ottawa County Home Delivered Meals Program received the Silver Award for $650 for their efforts to engage county seniors and a local business in the fight to end senior hunger. March For Meals is an annual campaign to raise awareness and generate community support around the importance of a nutritious meal and social connection to keeping homebound and hungry seniors more healthy and independent in their own homes. This year, the Meals On Wheels Association singled out 199 programs’ campaigns for their success.