Media Sources



Frustrated by years of substandard phone and internet service, Megabits founders recognized the need to bring affordable high-speed Internet service to Put-in-Bay and the Lake Erie Islands. Two of the company founders, Tadd Schwarz and Tom LaPlante are third generation Put-in-Bay property owners. The third founder, Bruce Sundman, brings 40 years of wireless communication experience to the team.

PO Box 324
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456

Put-in-Bay Gazette

The Put-in-Bay Gazette is the island’s oldest news source and Put-in-Bay’s only newspaper. Published monthly in Sandusky, OH, the Put-in-Bay Gazette is packed full of stories about island life, local birthdays, anniversaries and special occasions, as well as news from surrounding islands and coverage of popular island events and activities. You can purchase a Gazette subscription and have each issue mailed to your home, or pick up the current issue at one of many island and mainland locations for just $25 a copy.

Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456

Schaffner Publications Inc. publishes The Beacon, North Coast Business News, Lake Erie Coastlines, and Destination Designs.

Schaffner Publications Inc.

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WPIB Radio

WPIB Radio is the “Voice of Put-in-Bay” covering everything you need to know as a visitor to South Bass Island. Information on how to get to Put-in-Bay along with local weather information and, the music of some of the best Island performers!

WPIB had can be heard anywhere in the World by logging into, or by downloading our app from the Apple Store or Android Play Store…or through Amazon Echo just by saying, “ Alexa, play WPIB Radio”.

WPIB Radio