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Cheerios in the Pew

Friday morning my wife and I were sitting on the couch having a cup of coffee together before the kids woke up for school. Just as we had settled into our seats Rachel checked her phone for any messages. That’s when we found out that John Drummer had passed away.…
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Waterworks Park

My wife and I own a unit at Waterfronts II condominium and I spent all my youth summers on Ascher Beach. As an attorney I have assisted developers of residential condominiums, including the "expandable" type, where the builder retains the option to discontinue completing the project at any time if…
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Downtown Port Clinton

My wife and I have been part time residents since 1987. Starting out in Blue Teal, next to Breezy Acres and for the last 20 years on Catawba Island. After listening and reading all your articles in the Beacon regarding Waterworks Parks future I realize residents of Port Clinton want…
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Thank you

The Ace of Clubs 4-H club would like to thank the following donors for making the 13th annual Hog Calling Contest at the 2013 Ottawa County Fair a huge success: Monsoon Lagoon, Cheese Haven, Herb’s Sportsman Supplies, Rich’s Drive Thru, Bassett’s Market, Gresh Engraving, Island Adventures, Papa Jimmie’s, Crosswinds, Gabriel…
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Thank you from Ex Libris

Thanks to the following businesses and individuals who donated silent auction items or cash for Good Librations VIII, a fundraiser held on Sept. 7, on Johnson's Island, to create a Library on the Marblehead Peninsula. One would have to go "Around the World in 80 Days" to find more generous…
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Thank you from Friends of Cemeteries

The Port Clinton Friends of the Cemeteries would like to once again thank the many people who have supported us with monetary donations from our most recent annual letter appeal. Special thanks to the Ottawa County Community Foundation for awarding us grant money towards our road paving project. Thank you…
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Litter

I know my wife and I are part timers of the area and that usually means "tourist" or "visitor". But we have been property owners on Catawba for the past 7 years and have been coming up for the past 12 years. We love the beauty of the area and…
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