Main Street Port Clinton
Posted on December 20th, 2017

​December 20, 2017
 
Contact:      Main Street Port Clinton
                   110 Madison Street, Port Clinton, Ohio 43452
                   419-734-5503
                   info@historicportclinton.com
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Port Clinton Women’s Club Wins Gift of Lights
 
Port Clinton, OH: Main Street Port Clinton is pleased to announce that the Port Clinton Women’s Club is the 2017 winner of the Gift of Lights.  Local businesses and organizations competed to win the best-decorated Christmas tree at Adams Street Park in downtown historic Port Clinton.  All monies raised from the voting from the Gift of Lights will be donated to “Mary’s Coats for Kids” as selected by last year’s winner.
 
Thank you to the following businesses for decorating a tree: Ala Carte, Boy Scouts of America Troop #360,  City of Port Clinton, Civilian Marksmanship Program, Compassionate Friends, Croghan Colonial Bank,  Firelands Physician Group, Oliver H Perry Lodge #341, Port Clinton Cheerleaders, Port Clinton Women’s Club, Schill Grounds Management, Waypoint Marine Sales, Walleye Drop, Wreaths Across America.

Posted on December 20th, 2017

​Port Clinton, Ohio – Main Street Port Clinton is pleased to announce that Downtown Improvement Grants are available for downtown businesses and building owners. The focus of the Downtown Improvement Grant is to provide financial support to downtown business owners and downtown property owners to improve their property, positively influence economic growth, and enhance aesthetic appeal. 
These grants are made possible because of the success of Main Street’s fundraisers, specifically the Walleye Festival. Since 2013, $80,000 has been awarded to downtown property owners and business owners.
Main Street Port Clinton is striving to promote, preserve, and improve downtown historic Port Clinton as a vibrant center for businesses, entertainment, and cultural activities for residents of the community and visitors to our area.  For more information about the Downtown Improvement Grant, please contact the Main Street Port Clinton office at 419-734-5503 or you can pick up grant applications at 110 Madison Street. The deadline for the application will be Friday, February 23, 2018

Posted on December 12th, 2017

​December 12, 2017
 
Contact :  The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce
                 110 Madison Street
                 Port Clinton, OH 43452
                 419-734-5503
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


 
 
Grand Opening Celebrated for Russell Real Estate Services
 
A Ribbon Cutting ceremony celebrating the new office location of  Russell Real Estate Services at 2870 E Harbor Road, Suite C in Port Clinton was held on December 11th. Representatives from the Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Port Clinton along with many friends congratulated them and wish them many years of success
 
Picture: front row of the photo are:  Ron Russell, President;  Dave Amarante, Branch Manager;  Rob Ault, Realtor;  Jeff Russell, General Manager; Peggy Hopp, Realtor;  Susan Perrin, Branch Administrator.

Posted on December 6th, 2017

​December 6, 2017
 
Contact:      Main Street Port Clinton
                   110 Madison Street, Port Clinton, Ohio 43452
                   419-734-5503
                   info@historicportclinton.com
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Community Christmas Lighted Parade a Big Hit
 
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Annual Community Christmas on Saturday, December 2nd.  Many business hosted activities and we had 14 businesses competing for best tasting chili in our 3rd Annual Chili Tasting Contest. The crowd’s favorite was a Jamaican Jerk Chili prepared by The Junk followed by Sew Much More and Back In Thyme. 
 
Children and families were able to visit with Santa and Mrs Claus while enjoying cookies and cocoa at Our Guest Inn then lined the streets in downtown Port Clinton for the  annual Lighted Parade.  Floats lit up the night sky as they competed for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.  The evening concluded with the City’s Tree Lighting Ceremony at Adams Street Park.  
 
1st Place- Port Clinton Fire Department
2nd Place – Immaculate Conception School
3rd Place – Erie Shores K9 Academy
 
The 4th Annual Window Decorating contest has everyone looking their best for the Holiday Season… coming in first for the best decorated window was Dublin Commercial; second, Back In Thyme; third, Morgan Realty Group.  Prizes for this were generously donated by Lilly & Gerts, Northern Exposure Gallery and Slater’s Madison Street Pub.

Posted on December 6th, 2017

​December 5, 2017
 
Contact:     Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce
                   110 Madison Street, Port Clinton, Ohio 43452
                   419-734-5503
                   president@portclintonchamber.com
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Ribbon Cutting Planned to Celebrate the Grand Opening of Russell Real Estate Services
 
Port Clinton Oh.: The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Port Clinton are pleased to announce a Ribbon Cutting ceremony to celebrate the Grand Opening of Russell Real Estate Services located at 2870 E. Harbor Road, Suite C in Port Clinton.  The Open House and Ribbon Cutting  will take place on Monday, December 11th with the Ribbon Cutting at 2pm and the Open House from 2pm-5pm.
 
“Russell Real Estate Services currently serves the Northern Ohio market with over six hundred professional agents working out of nine offices.  Russell Real Estate Services was founded in 1962 in Strongsville, Ohio and is still family owned and operated.  The Catawba office is our newest location and our agents are proud to serve the Port Clinton, Lakeside and Marblehead areas as well as many other surrounding areas in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky Counties.  Dave Amarante is the Branch Manager for the new office.  Our new facility offers the latest in technology in a convenient, warm environment where our clients can feel comfortable doing business in one of our private meeting or conference rooms.  We welcome everyone to visit our new office and meet our professional team.”