Archive for December, 2008

December

12

Caldecott Adult Read In on Saturday, January 17, 2009

Posted Dec 12th, 2008 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Help choose the local Caldecott winner and see how the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s selection compares with the actual Caldecott winner scheduled to be announced in late January, 2009 at the American Library Association (ALA) mid-winter conference in Denver. This annual local Library event, in its 36th year, is designed for adults interested in book […]

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Rhonda B. Sewell - The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH

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December

12

Winter Hiatus

Posted Dec 12th, 2008 by Ellen Leonard  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Take a break from the doldrums of winter with this colorful, happy art exhibition at Space 237, Toledo, OH. Opening night is Friday, January 23, 7-9 pm. Collage, paintings, & ceramics are by local artists Greg Justus, Kelly Lever, Adam Russell & Jules Webster. Free admission & free parking on the side of the building. […]

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Ellen Leonard - Space 237 Galleries & ClaySpace | 237 N. Michigan | Toledo, OH 43604

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December

11

TMACOG Welcomes Presentation on Sustainability

Posted Dec 11th, 2008 by Mary Pat McCarthy  Category: Business, Toledo.com

Gene Krebs, co-director of Greater Ohio, will make a special presentation at the conclusion of the regularly scheduled December meeting of the TMACOG Board of Trustees. The presentation by Mr. Krebs is Wednesday, December 17, at 2 p.m. in the Grand Lobby of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza (the third floor of the Amtrak […]

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Mary Pat McCarthy - TMACOG | 300 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive | Toledo, OH 43604

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December

10

It’s the holiday session and on December 26th we are putting together two Special events in the same evening. It will be a Christmas with Mr. Miss Clause and a Pre New Years Eve celebration. By attending on December 26th you avoid all the drunks that traveling around on New Year’s night. This year the […]

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Jack - Glass City Singles | Po Box 5432 | Toledo, OH 43613

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December

9

DTID, Toledo Edison and City Install Holiday Decorations

Posted Dec 9th, 2008 by Beth Frisinger  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

As in past years, DTID and Toledo Edison personnel have installed festive holiday decorations onto Edison’s street light poles throughout DTID’s 38-block special improvement district. Toledo Edison and its parent company, FirstEnergy Corporation, are providing their equipment and personnel at no charge to DTID as a community service. Concurrently, DTID and city of Toledo crews […]

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Beth Frisinger - DTID | Toledo, OH

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December

9

Look at What's New on toledolibrary.org!

Posted Dec 9th, 2008 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is excited to announce seven exciting new additions on the Research & Reference drop down menu area of its Web site – toledolibrary.org. Log on to the site’s home page today! Communications & Mass Media Complete – Incorporate the content of CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index along with numerous […]

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Rhonda B. Sewell - The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library | Toledo, OH

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December

8

Heart & Soul 2009

Posted Dec 8th, 2008 by HarborBehavioral  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Heart & Soul is an event to benefit Harbor Behavioral Healthcare. Proceeds will go toward a client resource center at Harbor Behavioral Healthcare and a “transition to stability fund” for Lucas County residents discharged from Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare to help offset the costs of basic necessities. It takes place on Saturday, February 7, 2009 from […]

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HarborBehavioral - Harbor Behavioral Healthcare | 4334 Secor Rd. | Toledo, OH 43623

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December

6

MERRY CHUCKSMAS at WOODCHUCKS

Posted Dec 6th, 2008 by Everett Woodard  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

~THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY/FUNDRAISER~ To benifit the toledo childrens hospital!Help us ring in the holiday in this historic speakeasy as we celebrate christmas woodchucks style! WHEN:SATURDAYdec.13th from10:00pm-2:30am WHERE:woodchucks 224 s.erie street across the street from the toledo civic center(formerly the erie street market) COVER:$5.00 SPECIAL FEATURES: -gift exchange(bring a gift for the gift exchange and […]

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Everett Woodard - inovator ent.group | 116 wenz road | toledo, OH 43615

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December

5

Rouge Bistro Presents a Month of Jazz to End 2008

Posted Dec 5th, 2008 by Julie Pompa  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

SYLVANIA, Ohio, U.S.A., Dec. 5, 2008 – If the December music schedule is any indication, Rouge Bistro is becoming the choice for jazz in Toledo. The restaurant features jazz performances each Saturday in December, along with a performance planned to welcome in 2009 on New Year’s Eve. “We’ve long been jazz lovers, and the Toledo […]

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Julie Pompa - Rouge Bistro | Sylvania, OH

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December

5

Polka Floyd Band Records 2nd Record at Ohio Theatre

Posted Dec 5th, 2008 by Michael Nelson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The hometown group, Polka Floyd will be hosting a benefit concert on behalf of The HISTORIC Ohio Theatre January 24th, at 8PM at 3114 Lagrange Street. During this concert the group will be recording live their 2nd album. Make sure to come out and support the group as they undertake this major task, and at […]

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Michael Nelson - The Ohio Theatre | 3114 Lagrange St. | Toledo, OH 43608

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December

5

Line Up for Memphis Shake Down Black Swamp Blues Society Annual Meeting and Election of Officers Sunday: December 7, 2008 at 4 pm Speedway Bar and Grill 5625 Benore Toledo, OH Following the meeting, there will be a fund raiser for Frostbite and Patrick Lewandowski, who were our 2008 Competition Winners. They will be traveling […]

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Tom Overley - Black Swamp Blues Society

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December

4

New On Hold Marketing Poll Results

Posted Dec 4th, 2008 by Scott Greggory  Category: Business, Toledo.com

What do callers want to hear once they’ve been placed on hold? Recent online polls* conducted at BusinessVoice.com provide some insight. Nearly one-third of callers – 32.1% – prefer to hear details on sales, specials, closeouts and rebates, while 28.3% want information and reminders about new and existing products and services. Humor is a popular […]

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Scott Greggory - BusinessVoice | 1600 Madison Ave. | Toledo, OH 43604

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December

4

BusinessVoice Wins 5 Awards; Tries to Stay Humble

Posted Dec 4th, 2008 by Scott Greggory  Category: Business, Toledo.com

After winning five more local and national awards for creative and marketing excellence in November, BusinessVoice’s capacity for humility is being pushed to its limits. The agency won twice at the recent MarCom Awards and three times at The Association for Women in Communication’s Crystal Awards ceremony. “It’s very difficult to stay humble at a […]

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Scott Greggory - BusinessVoice | 1600 Madison Ave. | Toledo, OH 43604

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December

4

The HISTORIC Ohio Theatre, is proud to be a supporter of the U.S. Marines TOYS-FOR-TOTS annual toy drive. This year the event will be held on Saturday, December 13th at 2PM. Admission to the program is just one new unwrapped toy for a child less fortunate. Even in hard economic times we must remember to […]

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Michael Nelson - The Ohio Theatre | 3114 Lagrange St. | Toledo, OH 43608

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December

3

ALMA ENTERS IT’S 6TH YEAR WITH NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTION AND WEST AFRICAN DRUM & DANCE PERFORMANCES, CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS ALMA Drum & Dance proudly enters its 6th year with new artistic direction and a full slate of performances, classes and workshops for the public. The company is honored to have Senegalese Master Drummer Yaya Kabo […]

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Allison Kodeih - ALMA Dance Experience | Toledo, OH

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December

2

Cult of the Vampyr hits T-Town!! Local Author!!

Posted Dec 2nd, 2008 by Kevin Rubin  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

“– The newest horror adventure novel is here! Follow as a normal individual becomes pivotal in the ongoing war between the Wiccan Nation and the Vampire Cults. Which side will he choose? Is one truly more evil than the other? For generations the Wiccan nation has been persecuted and mis-understood. Or have they? In comparison, […]

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Kevin Rubin - Cult of the Vampyr

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December

2

Love Lights Joins Winesburg Weekend Events

Posted Dec 2nd, 2008 by Carol Baker  Category: Community Interest

Love Lights in 2008 is joining the Winesburg Christmas Weekend celebration. The lighting ceremony will be at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5 at The Eliza Ramsay Home on South Main Street. Love Lights began in 1998 as a Christmas Memorial Event as well as a fundraiser for Hospice of Memorial Hospital. The event initially took […]

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Carol Baker - Fremont/Sandusky County Convention & Visitors Bureau | 712 North St., Suite 102 | Fremont, OH 43420

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December

2

Museums Celebrate During Winesburg Weekend in Clyde

Posted Dec 2nd, 2008 by Carol Baker  Category: Arts & Entertainment

During Winesburg Weekend, visitors may stop at the Clyde Museum on West Buckeye Street downtown and the McPherson House at the corner of U.S. 20 and Ohio 101. Both will be open 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 6 and 7. There is no cost to visit either museum. At the Clyde Museum, […]

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Carol Baker - Fremont/Sandusky County Convention & Visitors Bureau | 712 North St., Suite 102 | Fremont, OH 43420

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December

2

COMMUNITY SHARES – DESTRESS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Posted Dec 2nd, 2008 by Melanie A. Stinson  Category: Education, Toledo.com

Need help these days of holiday preparations? Worrying too much? Feel overwhelmed but don’t know where to turn on your budget? Join a group of professional relaxation and wellness practitioners as they offer chair massage, yoga, movement meditation, energy work like Reiki and chakra balancing, acupressure, new energy psychology modalities such as EFT, life skills […]

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Melanie A. Stinson - A Place For Us | Bowling Green - | Toledo, OH

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December

2

Toledo Walleye Have First Official Mascot

Posted Dec 2nd, 2008 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

(Toledo, OH) – Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. and the Toledo Zoo are pleased to announce that Wally The Walleye™ has become the official mascot of the Toledo Walleye Hockey Club. Wally will be available for interviews at a press conference today at 11:00 am at the Lake Erie Exhibit in the Toledo Zoo’s Aquarium but […]

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Jason Griffin - Toledo Arena Sports | Toledo, OH

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