Classic Road Racers Arrive on Monday

Put in Bay RacingPut-in-Bay Road Races begin the celebration of the 10th annual event on Monday, 24 September 2018.  This spectacular round of racing offers two days of racing on a challenging airport circuit.  The competition is organized by the Put-in-Bay Road Race Heritage Society.
PIBRR celebrates sixty years of Austin Healey Bugeye Sprites and seventy years of Porsche with a low-key event at Put-in-Bay on Ohio’s South Bass Island.  Sports cars raced the island streets in the 1950s and ‘60s, as seen in this clip from the Nemec Collection.



George C. O’Connell Fall Bay Regatta Tackles Nor’Easter

George C. O'Connell Fall Bay Regatta38th Annual George C. O’Connell Fall Bay Regatta, sponsored by North Cape Yacht Club, started this morning between Middle Bass and South Bass Islands in Lake Erie.  Wind strengths reached 31mph overnight at Put-in-Bay Harbor.Put in Bay Sailing

PHRF, JAM, T-10, and multi-hull classes registered to compete.  Racing continues on Sunday at 9:30am, with an awards program scheduled for the event conclusion.

George C. O'Connell Fall Bay Regatta


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Sonny-S Boat Line Season Ends on Saturday

Sonny-S Boat LineSonny-S Boat Line operates on Saturday, 22 September 2018; however, it is the last day of operations for the 2018 season.  The Sonny-S will depart Middle Bass Island at 11:30am and depart Put-in-Bay (The Boardwalk dock) at noon.  Thereafter, the boat will leave Put-in-Bay at the top of the hour, with the last departure to Middle Bass Island at 9pm.

For additional information, visit or call 216-644-4220.



Small Craft Advisory in Effect

National Weather Service announced a  small craft advisory in effect from 10am this morning until 6am Saturday.
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1025 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

A strong cold front over the western Great Lakes early this
morning will race eastward crossing the region this afternoon
into the early evening. A much cooler are of high pressure will
settle over the area for the weekend. A warm front will lift
across northward across Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania Late
Monday into Tuesday.