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PORT CLINTON An incomplete shopping center is getting a facelift and some new blood.
JACOB LAMMERS
May 24, 2010

 

PORT CLINTON

An incomplete shopping center is getting a facelift and some new blood.

Harbor Light Landing, 753 S. East Catawba Road, was recently bought by Sandusky developer Ralph Ruta, who is pumping about $1 million into the renovation and completion of the retail center.

The center was built in 2004, but went into foreclosure, leaving 40 percent of it yet to be completed.

The original owners, Christopher and Jeffrey Kolar from Geauga County, designed Harbor Light Landing to reflect a New England-themed shopping center. The retail center, located across from the Ottawa County Visitors Center, features a boardwalk with shops and boutiques stretching along an inland lake.

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