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News August 2018

By |2018-11-23T16:20:31+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Put-in-Bay News August 2018 BACK FROM THAILAND Sara Booker Sheehan was in Thailand traveling with her daughter Josie early this past month. Knowing Sara, we’re sure she got a lot of interesting ideas to feed her creative talents. You can see some of her work at Local Color at the Keys. #1 BUS DRIVER ON PUT-IN-BAY [...]

Kellys Island News

By |2018-11-23T14:09:06+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Put-in-Bay Island News, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Kellys Island News Kellys Island Docks DOCK REPAIR August is a month filled with exciting Kellys Island News events. August 4th is the Make-a-Wish poker run and Arts & Crafts Show at the Kellys Island History museum. August 5th has the Make-a-Wish benefit swim and Cops and Bobbers and at 11:00 stop by the Glacial Grooves [...]

Historic House

By |2018-11-23T13:46:48+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Put-in-Bay History, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The talk of Put-in-Bay Island in July was the tearing down of the historic house “Seven Gables” cottage in the Shore Villas subdivision just east of Perry’s Monument. The historic house, named for its seven gables, canopies over the windows and doors, was built in 1885 according to tax records. President Howard Taft stayed at the [...]

Diary June 2018

By |2018-09-10T18:38:50+00:00September 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Put-in-Bay Diary June 2018 Fri., June 1st - The Put-in-Bay High School Class of 2018 graduates on the plaza at Perry’s Monument. After the hour-long ceremony, the graduates, their families, and friends head to the Put-in-Bay Yacht Club for a graduation party. The first day of a long schedule of Put-in-Bay June Events!  Sat., June 2nd - [...]

Winds And High Water Level Divides Put-in-Bay Island

By |2018-07-26T23:34:28+00:00April 15th, 2018|Categories: Put-in-Bay Island News, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Winds and High Water separate Eastpoint from downtown Put-in-Bay. Note the red top of a fire hydrant in Photo. The winds and high water have surged to one of it's highest levels in recorded history and effectively dividing Put-in-Bay into two islands. After a widespread April Fools Joke the Put-in-Bay Tunnel went viral, Put-in-Bay Residents [...]

Put-in-Bay Tunnel to Open Sunday

By |2018-05-03T19:52:14+00:00March 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Put-in-Bay Tunnel Entrance Port Clinton Side Just in time for expected record Easter Sunday crowds, the highly anticipated Put-in-Bay Tunnel will open for traffic on Sunday, April 1st at 6:00 am. The 15 million dollar 4-year Put-in-Bay Tunnel project is expected to accommodate over 125,000 cars each of the peak summer months of the Lake [...]

Merry Christmas From Put-in-Bay

By |2018-05-13T22:00:59+00:00December 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

With the Christmas Holidays upon us and a great 2018 New Year just around the corner, we would like to take a moment to thank all of our readers, followers, and tourists for your patronage and support of Put-in-Bay Tourism in the past and the future, Weather this special Christmas season finds you bundled up awaiting [...]

Middle Bass Island Meeting

By |2018-07-27T13:14:50+00:00July 2nd, 2017|Categories: Put-in-Bay History, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Lake Erie Island Consortium meets. The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Lake Erie Island International Consortium (LEIIC), met on Middle Bass Island in June. Thanks to excellent planning, staggered arrivals were not a problem as attendees were driven to the Middle Bass-East Point Preserve to observe bird banding with Tom and Representative Bartlett. After lunch at the [...]

Lake Erie Islands Civil War Part 3

By |2018-07-27T13:04:08+00:00July 30th, 2014|Categories: Put-in-Bay History, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

The War Between the States began on April 12th, 1861, when Confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter, a key fort occupied by Union troops in South Carolina. Like in any war, the problem of prisoners of war had to be dealt with. In the early part of the war, prisoners from both sides were paroled and [...]

Put-in-Bay Diary April 2011

By |2018-07-27T13:43:36+00:00April 1st, 2011|Categories: Uncategorized|

Put-in-Bay Diary- Tues., March 1st - March comes in like a lamb, out like a lion. Will it go out like a lion? There are still ice fishermen out by Rattlesnake Island. Adam Riley from Island Bike Rental and Put-in-Bay Marina is busy distributing the March issue of the Put-in-Bay Gazette around the island while the [...]

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