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Simultaneous exhibition to be held in Withamsville

The Clermont County Chess Club will be hosting a simultaneous exhibition match at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9. Hans Multhopp, who has earned the title of “Life Master” from the United States Chess Federation, will be playing up to 16 opponents simultaneously.

Cabin Fever Arts Festival to be held Feb. 27

The snow is flying, the fire is dying, but we will weather the storm. What do we care if icicles form? Cabin Fever will keep us warm! This year’s Cabin Fever Arts Festival will feature more than 41 artisans. In addition to returning guild members and guests, several new faces will share their skills and products.

Shark jumps from snow in Union Twp

This shark snow sculpture was created at the Eastgate Woods apartments in Union Township by Robb Webb.

Celebrities to compete at Dancing with the Stars

He does a great job with law enforcement, but can he dance? We’ll find out on March 4 when Clermont County Sheriff A.J. “Tim” Rodenberg performs a swing number with his dance partner Sarah Negley, competing for the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy at the first Dancing with the Stars Extravaganza. The event, to be held at the Eastgate Holiday Inn, located at 4501 Eastgate Boulevard in Union Township, between 6:30 and 9 p.m., benefits Clerco, Inc., the non-profit board of the Clermont County Board of Developmental Disabilities (CCDD).

Rep. Uecker receives the ‘watchdog’ award

The United Conservatives of Ohio announced that Representative Joe Uecker of the Ohio House of Representatives 66th District was awarded the Watchdog of the Treasury Award for the 127th General Assembly. This award acknowledges Representative Uecker for recognizing the Ohio taxpayer behind every dollar of state expenditures and understanding the value of conservative fiscal and public policy.

Legion post to host annual birthday bash

The American Legion Victor Stier Post 450, 450 Victor Stier Drive, Milford, will celebrate the Legion’s 91st birthday with a dinner dance Saturday, March 20 in the banquet room.

Bethel Community Choir to perform

Singers from Bethel Churches are invited to join in the Bethel Community Choir to prepare for a Community Easter Musical. The Bethel Community Choir will be presenting “Come, Touch the Robe” by Pepper Choplin of Lorenz Publishing Company.

Historical Society to meet

The Clermont County Historical Society will meet at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 in room S143, Clermont College, 4200 Clermont College Drive, Batavia. The program will be presented by Cindy Johnson, the Society’s Secretary. Johnson is employed by Applied Imagination, Inc., an Alexandria, Ky firm that specializes in railroad garden exhibits.

Tournament supports Veterans Memorial Team

Members of the Clermont County Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) South West Memorial Team received a $2,000 check from the Cincinnati Patriots Baseball Club during today’s meeting of the Clermont County Veterans’ Services Commission in Batavia.

Extension office to hold farmers market program

If you grow your own vegetables or raise your own livestock, and have ever considered setting up a booth at the local farmers’ market, the Ohio State University (OSU) Extension-Clermont is offering a Farmers’ Market Workshop Series to help you learn all about it!

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