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Friends of the Cemetery

Yes, someone believes in us and it feels so good! Over the last year and a half the Friends of the Port Clinton Cemeteries have been concentrating all their efforts on finding a way to pave the cemetery roads. We knew it would not be easy because the price tag…
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Waterworks Park development

I have been reading Bob Walls letters and, as many people do, I disagree with his idea of what will happen if we develop Port Clinton. I also have lived here 70+ years. I have watched factories close and store fronts sit empty. We have had Mayors and Council Members…
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To CORD from former Mayor Brown

In reading Bob Walls’ letter to the editor recently he stated, “If you love Port Clinton then you will love CORD”. Be informed that I love Port Clinton dearly, but I, Mr. Walls, do not love CORD. This committee does not understand what progress means; jobs, a solid tax base,…
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Quartermania thank you

The recent Quartermania held by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Marblehead VFW 7572 was a huge success and will likely become an annual event. The event was organized and directed by President Debbie Garrard. In the kitchen was Camille Sobolewski, Carol Hamit and Commander Bob Peroni. Handling registration was Susie…
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Waterworks Park development

How many of you citizens read the New Herald on June 27, 2014, that Washington Properties proposed a 60 million dollar investment in the citizens Waterworks Park, featuring a lodge and conference, first floor retail shops, and 119 residential units. Retail shops, how many retail shops, three, four, five, how…
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Vegetation clean up

Any chance the city or county could utilize county jail inmate trustees to clean off the vegetation on the stone walkway to the lake, out the east side of the Portage River? It is an eyesore that gives Port Clinton a black eye to anyone entering from the lake. Ron…
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Fireworks in Ohio

I once again write to suggest that the time has come to consider legislation in Ohio to allow for the sale and use of the full line of consumer fireworks. Consumer fireworks are safer today than they have ever been in the history of our country. John Adams, in a…
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