Oak Harbor: Holiday season brings out best, worst in people
I am not simply referring to attitude. It seems this time of year brings out both the best and the worst in people.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Officer arrested for alleged domestic violence
A Carroll Township police officer is on unpaid leave as he sits in the Ottawa County jail on a domestic violence charge, which has also sparked an investigation into the contents of a computer storage drive, according to Ottawa County deputies.
More license options for dog owners
As part of the state's biennial budget, House Bill 59 added two more categories to the license procedure which take affect Jan. 1, 2014.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Local kids can eat breakfast with Santa
The all-you-can-eat breakfast menu includes eggs and ham, homemade rolls, homemade applesauce, coffee, hot chocolate and juice.
Oak Harbor zeroes in on new engineer
Village leaders hope to have an engineering firm on board soon to concentrate on fixing Oak Harbor's serious sewer overflow problems.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Three arrested for Oak Harbor burglary
Three men have been arrested and charged with three counts each of aggravated burglary in connection with a break-in at a village residence, according to Sgt.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
'The Nutcracker' performance in Oak Harbor
Show times are at 3 and 6:30 p.m. Seating is reserved. Reserve tickets by calling 419-680-5554.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Oak Harbor: Retired teacher treasures owl gallery
Told in her special language that sentence would read: Grace Owlbert has a gowlery of owls.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Seniors to receive recycled cellphones
Ottawa County Senior Resources is partnering with the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department, the Ottawa County United Way and the Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio to recycle used cellphones for distribution to Ottawa County seniors.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Shelter crowded with pets, needs people to adopt
When a small orange tiger cat sees Amanda Thoren coming at the Humane Society of Ottawa County shelter, he rushes to her to be petted.
Oak Harbor man arrested, charged with sex crimes in Sandusky
A 50-year-old Oak Harbor man is in the Erie County Detention Facility after being charged with several sex crimes.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Dems hosting annual Christmas party
A donation of $10 per person is requested. Snacks will be served and there will be a cash bar.
Local feasts bring people together
Thanksgiving is a time meant for friends and family, and for many people that means gathering for a community feast.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Oak Harbor: Habitat for Humanity starts new tradition
A new Christmas tradition will start this Sunday. Habitat for Humanity of Ottawa County will launch a Holiday Tour of Homes.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Sponsor a tree this Christmas
Friends, family, businesses and organizations are invited to sponsor a tree as a memorial, an honorary gift or a seasonal greeting.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Ottawa County Health Department lists clinics
Nov. 25 Immunization Clinic, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., WIC Clinic, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 26 60 Plus Clinic -- Genoa Elderlife Apartments, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 27 Family Planning, 9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Immunization Satellite Clinic -- Oak Harbor -- Ottawa County Job and Family Services, noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 28-29 Office Closed For home ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Holiday Tour of Homes
Tickets can be purchased the day of the event at the church or in advance by calling the Habitat for Humanity office at 419-734-7074.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Talk about Oak Harbor: Fundraisers helping purchase new band uniforms
The Oak Harbor High School Marching Band hopes to show off new uniforms next school year.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Hear them ring
Just before 3 p.m. Monday, 5-year-old Lilly Olszewski walked into Community Market grocery store on Maple Street with her mother, Alicia.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Oak Harbor Christmas celebration
From 5 to 7 p.m., each child will have an opportunity to share their Christmas wish list with Santa at the Portage Fire Station.