Kelleys Life 2012


2012 November/December - Kelleys Island 2013 Tall Ship Celebration, Memorial Park decorated by Volunteer Fire Department and friends, Hurricane Sandy, St. Michael’s begins Jubilee year of celebration, From the Mayor’s desk, Halloween done right, What I Did on My Summer Vacation, Kelleys Island Audubon Happenings, EMS News, Letters to the Editor, Northern Saw-whet Owl Research Project, Vietnam Vets reunite on Kelleys Island, KILA presents information regarding tax levy, Painting donated to KI Audubon, Tap Water Delivers, News of Zion Community Church, A living legacy: The August Schaedler Winery Museum, a growing thing…, A note to the community about the Lake Erie Field Station at Kelleys Island, News from the KI Police Department, Priests visit St. Michael’s, and More!

2012 September/October - Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial, From the Mayor’s desk, St. Michael’s Church celebrates 150 years of service to Kelleys Island, Make-A-Wish Benefit Swim achieves over $22,000, Outdoor Film Festival expanding inside, Report from Village Administrator, Hiking Club to start on Kelleys, News from KI Chamber of Commerce, Island Singers: 2012 Many Thanks, Homecoming 2012: “Celebrate Kelleys Island”, Winner of the Sony Reader, Officer Craig’s wedding announcement, Zion Matters, Pastor May’s homecoming, Hello from the Kelleys Island Brewery, Papa T’s chair prize winner, Island Splash Swim success, Kelleys Island School News, and More!

2012 August - 125th Anniversary Summer!, They came back and celebrated Kelleys Island!, 1995-2012-18 years, More miles, More smiles, From the Mayor’s desk, Island Singers are “Rockin”, Northcoast Band Concert a Hit!, Former Mayor comments on proposed levy, Free Outdoor Film Festival, Kelleys Island Audubon happenings, Island Aviation History, KI/Razzles 1st Annual Volleyball Tournament, Love remembered, embraced, Edward Lentz celebrates 80th!, Letters to the Editor, EMS News, One third of Kelleys Island now permanently preserved, What’s up with the sirens?, Here’s to walking off the court!, Back to the Wild needs your support, Islandfest 2012 grand birthday celebration!, Tarzan the Talking Dog, and More!

2012 July - School operations suspended, Camp Patmos lighthouse shines again, 125th Anniversary Summer, KILA Annual Square Dance, From the Mayor’s desk, Island Singers: The 2012 Extravaganza, Visit the Chamber’s new website, Christmas in July at Vi’s Island Treasures, Movies announced for Outdoor Filmfest, Fourth Annual Kelleys Island Basketball Tournament!, Summer fun at Camp Patmos, KILA’s annual Pot Luck, Kelleys Island Audubon Club launches new summer nature program, A whole new deal: Kelleys Island Casino Bar and Restaurant, Letters to the Editor, 13th Annual Caddy Shack Perch Derby, PAST Foundation learning-island success, Calling all crafters, The story of Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks, Fr. Tommy Rodrigues Assigned to Island Parishes, Henry Howe Award goes to island author, Ohio Bike Week Dice Run, Solemn Remembrance, and More!

2012 June - 5K/10K Race at Kelleys Island June 10, Meeceka, Mouska, Sesqui, Quasqui??, 125th Anniversary Summer!, From the Mayor’s desk, 1995-2012 – 18 years, More miles, More smiles, Camp Patmos invites islanders to swim, Kelleys Island Audubon Happenings, What would you like to see at the 2012 Outdoor Film Festival?, Beatty Preserve clean up, The KI Field Station’s Adult and Family Sessions, Kelleys Island key ingredient in long distance love story, Kelleys Island – My childhood playground, Kelleys Island community bake oven, Schreiners celebrate 50 years of wedded bliss, Announcing the 2012 Lake Erie Watersnake Census, Three on Three Basketball is fun at any age, Bring a Tall Ship to Kelleys Island, Island Singers are back, Bonnie Shoff says farewell – a retirement party sendoff, Safety Forces Day, Kelleys Island – a garden in bloom, Women retreat to Zion…., And summer “begins”…, Howe’s Historical Collections of Ohio, Kelleys Island EMS sends big thanks…and More!

2012 May - Easter Egg Hunt, Sesquicentennial summer, From the mayors desk, 30th Annual 5K/10K Race at Kelleys Island June 10, Outdoor Film Festival returns for 5th year!, 2012 Make-A-Wish Island Fundraisers, Island Singers reuniting, Downtown comfort station finally a reality, Kelleys Island Audubon Club happenings, Island EMS Spaghetti Dinner coming up, Lowe’s Pizza Party at Caddy Shack, Update on the Grotto story, Kelleys Island Ferry Boat news, KIHA gets your message across, Tree maintenance work, Kelleys Island School News, Camp Patmos celebrates 60th Anniversary: New Director brought on board, One and three-day fishing licenses can be purchased over the telephone, Shhh-It’s a surprise!, KILA announces 2012 events, It was a “Wii” winter…, Wed on the island – now wed to the island, Lurking turkeys…and More!

2012 March/April - The KI Grotto and statue of Mary, Sandusky Lowes offers island deliveries, Kelleys Island School: the Lake Erie Field Station at Kelleys Island: a note from your School Board, From the Mayor’s desk, What is new for 2012 at the Brew Pub?, Sandusky Lowes offers island deliveries, Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce sponsors Welcome Back Fish Fry!, Kelleys Island Audubon Happenings, The Tea-Tree Party, Lake Erie algal bloom fight begins, Have you ever thought of becoming a Firefighter?, Kelleys Island School goes the “extra mile”, Passover Celebration at St. Michael’s Hall, The journey of a life-time: Rev. Robert (Pastor Bob) May, A Day in the Life of a Kelleys Island School student…, “The Lost Soul”…and More!

2012 January/February - Twas the Season…, Tall ship in North Bay, Beatty Preserve gets first clean up, Open House at Zion and other holiday festivities, KI Polar Bear Club, Officer Craig is promoted to full-time, KI Chamber to hold Job Fair, Columbus Day party on Kelleys, From the Mayor’s desk…, Make plans to keep yourself safe, 2012 Calendar of Events, Kelleys Island Audubon Club happenings, New editor chosen for Kelleys Life, Letters to the Editor, Kelleys Island School News, A star is born!, Community-Hancock Wood partnership erects platform, VFW gets “big” money from KILA, Thanks to Police Department for lesson learned, Kelleys Island Senior Watch Program, Obituaries, Robert (aka “Bobby”) Skeans to the rescue…, A winter’s tale…and More!