Tickets on sale for chamber banquet

Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce will be having its 75th Annual Banquet on May 17 at The Catawba Island Club. Guest speaker will be Peter Huston of The Perry Group.Huston is a writer, producer and director. In 2010, after moving to Ohio, he established FilmAffects to pursue documentary and factual…
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Ribbon cutting ceremony set for Workplace Resources

Workplace Resources has moved to a new location at 142 W. Water St. in downtown Oak Harbor. To celebrate, the company has planned a celebration May 9. The ribbon cutting will be held at 3:30 p.m. with an open house and light refreshments to follow until 4:30 p.m.
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Housing sales jump in March

Home sales activity reached its highest level since 2008, according to a release from the Ohio Association of Realtors. All aspects of home sales in the area represented by the Firelands Association of Realtors (Erie, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Huron counties) showed significant gains for the month of March based…
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Tri County Safety Day is May 9

The annual Tri County Safety Day will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 9 at Terra State Community College.The event, “Safety from Head to Toe,” is sponsored by Ottawa County, Sandusky County and Sandusky Area safety councils.The day begins at 7:45 a.m. with a presentation for CEOs by…
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OCIC director recognized for leadership efforts

The Northwest Ohio Regional Economic Development Association recently presented OCIC Director Jamie Beier Grant with its Flame Award for Leadership Excellence at the organization’s annual meeting held on March 22. According to NORED’s President, Kay Reiter, the Flame Award was established in 2011 to recognize a business or individual who…
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Small Business Basics Seminars — May

The Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College is offering free, two-hour seminars, “Small Business Basics,” that will answer questions about starting, buying or expanding a small business.This seminar will take the confusion out of your efforts and help you avoid costly mistakes and unnecessary steps. Learn…
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