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National Nursing Home Week

The residents and staff of Edgewood Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center would like to thank the following businesses for their contributions to National Nursing Home Week.  The week was full of many fun and exciting activities that would not have been possible without the help of these local businesses.

Hair Quarters Salon
Anything Automotive
Otto & Urban Greenhouse/ Flowers
Bergman Orchards
Bell Mel Pizza
Pizza Hut
No Limits Salon
Coffee Express
Avery’s Café & Catering
Port Clinton Ford
Miller Boat Line
Monsoon Lagoon Water Park
Pizza House
Ghostly Manor Thrill Center
Great Wolf Lodge
Brandy’s Steak House
Tri Motor Sales
Perfect Color Hair & Tan
SmartStyle Family Hair Salon
Landmark Hair Studio
Tropicana Tan 
Eagles Ladies Auxiliary

Thank you, again, to these businesses for their generosity.

Carolyn Legg
Activities Director
Edgewood Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center

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Register for Chamber’s Classic Car Show

The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 21st Annual Classic Car Show on Saturday, August 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown historic Port Clinton.  The event has been renamed the Jerry Lippus Memorial Car Show in honor of Jerry Lippus (Mr. Downtown) who organized the event in previous years before passing away in November 2007 from cancer.

Cars, trucks and bikes from virtually every era and every make will be on display on the on Madison Street.  Proud owners will be polishing their vehicles and waxing eloquently about the history and renovations of their unique vehicles.  There will be a 50/50 drawing every hour beginning at 11 a.m., door prizes every hour beginning at11:30 a.m. and a DJ will play throughout the event.

In recent years, the shows have hosted an average of over 150 cars and trucks.  Vehicle registration is $10 with a portion of the registration fees being donated to the Port Clinton 4th of July Fireworks and Main Street Port Clinton in honor of Jerry Lippus.  Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 cars at check-in; and if you register and pay before June 30, you will receive a free t-shirt.

For more information, please contact the Chamber at 419-734-5503 or go to portclintonchamber.com to download a vehicle registration form.

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C.O.R.D. circulating an initiative petition

Citizens Organized for Responsible Development (C.O.R.D.) are circulating an Initiative Petition to put a new Port Clinton city ordinance on November’s ballot.  Once on the ballot voters can adopt or reject the new ordinance.  If approved in November, the new ordinance would require that any proposed sale or lease of City park land be approved by a citywide vote in a general election.

Petition signatures will be asked for door-to-door over the next several weeks.  Residents can also contact a C.O.R.D. member if they want to sign.

Representative of C.O.R.D. are Don Finke, 419-732-2962, and Rick Noderer, 419-734-4870.

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