Vermilion Ohio News


Vermilion, Ohio boaters are breaking their boats out of storage. Check out this general check list to begin your preparation for boating. Review your boating registration: Boating registrations are required for every recreational boat in Ohio, including powerboats, sailboats, canoes, kayaks, pedal boats.

Take action on Earth Day, April 22, and everyday to preserve and protect our natural environment and its animals. Picking up litter, removing invasive plants, cleaning up parks and roads, recycling programs and simply encouraging friends.

Help make a difference. The World Animal Foundation of Vermilion, Ohio offers these useful tips on reducing, reusing and recycling. Reducing waste does not mean you have to reduce what you buy, it means shopping with the environment in mind. Consider the environmental impact of each product before you buy it.

The City of Vermilion Police Department (VPD) will once again participate in the DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Program. Prescription medications can be dropped off at the VPD Station on Saturday April 24, 2021 from 10 am to 2 pm. Prescription medications that are old or no longer needed, over the counter medications, or pet medications can be dropped off.

Grandma's Attic Garage & Garden Mini-Sale by Brownhelm Historical Association takes place at 1950 North Ridge Road in Vermilion, Ohio on Friday, April 23, 2021 from 10 am to 3 pm. Come on by the Historic Brownhelm School for a safe, socially distanced (hopefully outdoor) mini-sale featuring items for your garage and garden! All items have been donated. There are always treasurers to be found.

Join The Friends of Harbour Town 1837 for an Open House at Commodore's Place, 995 State Street in Vermilion, Ohio to visit the renovated Commodore's Building. Learn about The Friends of Harbour Town 1837’s history, as well as new rental opportunities at the building's two new rooms. The Commodore's Place Open House takes place from 10 am to 2 pm and 4 pm to 7 pm on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The Friends of Harbour Town 1837 will celebrate.

The spring season has arrived, offering many opportunities for Vermilion residents and visitors to help protect young wildlife. Each year, Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife offers this simple advice: enjoy wildlife from a distance and leave young animals alone. Wild animals are born to live their lives in the wild.

Environmentalism is an integration of the ideology and philosophy of protecting the health of the environment and the social movement resulting from it. Issues such as conservation, preservation, ecosystem restoration, and improvement of the natural environment are foremost on the agenda of environmentalists. Concerns and threats involving the Earth's biodiversity and ecology feature at the top.

Fruit trees can offer more return on effort than anything else in the garden. A single apple tree can produce up to 500 apples each season. Several fruit trees can offer 8 months of fruit for your family. Growing your own fruit saves you money, and ensures your fruit isn't laced with toxic chemicals.

A water trail along the Vermilion River, Black River and Lake Erie makes kayaking and canoeing accessible and user-friendly. The trail provides a unique paddling experience in that it offers both river and open water travel along the lakeshore.

Main Street Beach Yoga in Vermilion takes place May 31, 2021 to September 6, 2021 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. Sunset Beach Yoga at Sherod Park in Vermilion takes place June 2, 2021 to September 1, 2021 on Wednesdays from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Full Moon Yoga at Sherod Park in Vermilion takes place Thursday, June 24; Friday, July 23; and Sunday, August 22, 2021.

Gardens yield tasty and healthful produce three out of four seasons a year. Examples of the many types of produce you can grow in your home or community garden include: fresh sweet corn, tomatoes, potatoes, sweet potatoes, lima beans, green beans, watermelons, pumpkins, cantaloupes, peppers, carrots, squash, zucchini, broccoli, herbs.