Archive for January, 2009

January

31

Bowling Green Winterfest Featuring Scott Hamilton

Posted Jan 31st, 2009 by John Rankins  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

This February 20-22, 2009 the community of Bowling Green welcomes it’s inaugural Winterfest as a tribute to Bowling Green native Scott Hamilton. This February 2009, marks the 25th anniversary of his gold medal achievement at the 1984 Sarajevo Olympic Games. On Saturday, February 21, 2009, to celebrate Scott Hamilton’s historic Olympic Gold Medal performance, The […]

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John Rankins - Winterfest | 115 N. Main Street | Bowling Green, OH 43402

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January

30

2009 Sandusky County Visitors Guides Now Available

Posted Jan 30th, 2009 by Carol Baker  Category: Business, Toledo.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE January 29, 2009 CONTACT Carol Baker Sandusky County CVB 1-800-255-8070 www.sanduskycounty.org 2009 Sandusky County Visitors Guides Now Available FREMONT, OHIO The 2009 Sandusky County Visitors Guides have arrived and are ready for distribution from the office of the Sandusky County Convention & Visitors Bureau at 712 North Street, Suite 102 in […]

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

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January

30

Winterfest 2009 Comes to Bowling Green

Posted Jan 30th, 2009 by John Rankins  Category: Events, Toledo.com

(Bowling Green, Ohio) This February 20-22, 2009 the community of Bowling Green welcomes its inaugural Winterfest. Northwest Ohio has been a recurrent source national skating, hockey and curling talent. Accordingly, Winterfest pays homage to the ice heritage and tradition that our region has since enjoyed. The inspiration behind Winterfest came as a tribute to Bowling […]

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John Rankins - Insight Advertising | Bowling Green, OH 419 352 9240

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January

30

MARCH IS MS AWARENESS MONTH!

Posted Jan 30th, 2009 by Tricia Tischler  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Jam on and Walk it off for MS! March is MS Awareness Month! February 1, 2009 For Immediate Release [Maumee], Ohio – Walkers, women and local artists from northwest Ohio come together to raise money for people with multiple sclerosis. Every hour someone is newly diagnosed with MS. Join the movement! The National Multiple Sclerosis […]

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Tricia Tischler - The National MS Society | 401 Tomahawk Dr. | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

30

Celebrate Black History Month at Main Library

Posted Jan 30th, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is proud to celebrate Black History Month in February with a family program titled, Expression of Culture through the Performing Arts scheduled from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, February 28 in the McMaster Center at Main Library, 325 Michigan St. This lively program is free and open to the public. Please […]

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

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January

29

The 17th Annual Living History Show

Posted Jan 29th, 2009 by Donlyn Meyers  Category: Events, Toledo.com

The 17th annual Living History Show will take place at the Sandusky Co Fairgrounds on Feb 7 and 8 2009. The event consists of two buildings full of vendors and craftsmen selling 18th and 19th century crafts and clothing reproductions. The show draws military re-enactors, buckskinners, blackpowder shooters, and museum volunteers from a three state […]

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Donlyn Meyers - Smoke and Fire C | Fremont, OH

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January

28

Sigma Youth Symposium Hosted Locally

Posted Jan 28th, 2009 by Artisha S. Lawson  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

January 26, 2009 The ladies of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc; Iota Theta Sigma Chapter of Toledo, Ohio will host the Sorority’s national project called Sigma Youth Symposium which is hosted by all chapters of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc, on the second Saturday in March annually. This year’s theme: “H3: It’s All About Me […]

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Artisha S. Lawson - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc | Toledo, OH

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January

28

Mickey Rourke makes a comback!

Posted Jan 28th, 2009 by Jamie Paszko  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The Wrestler Director Darren Aronofsky’s “The Wrestler” is a film about an old, broken-down professional grappler who can’t let go of his successful past, but more importantly, it also marks the triumphant return of Mickey Rourke, who knows more than a thing or two about falling on hard times. Visit: www.toledofilmmakersreview.com to read the rest […]

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Jamie Paszko - Toledo Filmmakers Review | 5122 Homeside | Toledo, OH 43612

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January

27

Online Scuba Traning Now FREE

Posted Jan 27th, 2009 by Jeff Davis  Category: Sports

Learn to Scuba Dive! Aqua Hut now offers! Online scuba training for FREE. It’s the experience of a lifetime! There is nothing like it. Whether you want to swim with colorful fish, investigate centuries old wrecks, or observe rays up close, scuba diving has it all. Meet new people! See new places! Experience new things! […]

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Jeff Davis - Aqua Hut | 2543 N. Reynolds | Toledo, OH 43615

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January

27

Introduce a Friend to Scuba

Posted Jan 27th, 2009 by Jeff Davis  Category: Sports

Aqua Hut will be holding its first Introduce a Friend to Scuba party January 31, 2009 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Aqua Hut will provide pizza and pop for all who participate. Bring family or friends who want to see why scuba is important to you. They will get a chance to try scuba […]

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Jeff Davis - Aqua Hut | 2543 N. Reynolds | Toledo, OH 43615

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January

26

Johnny Ginger Live At Ohio Theatre

Posted Jan 26th, 2009 by Michael Nelson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Johnny Ginger, native Toledoan, returns to his home town January 10th at 8 PM. He brings his 2 hour show to The Ohio Theatre on Lagrange Street. His son’s will be performing before his act doing a Beatles Medley. Johnny is a comic, impressionist and singer. He sings Sinatra classics, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis […]

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

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January

23

YWCA Milestones Winners Announced

Posted Jan 23rd, 2009 by Jan LaPointe  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

YWCA ANNOUNCES 2009 MILESTONES HONOREES Thursday, January 22, 2009—Toledo, OH— At the YWCA of Greater Toledo, 1018 Jefferson Avenue, CEO Lisa McDuffie, announced the 2009 Honorees for the YWCA Milestones: A Tribute to Women annual award. This year’s honorees are: Ann Anderson Stranahan – Arts, Paula H. Fall – Business, Isabel Escobar, Ph.D. – Education, […]

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Jan LaPointe - YWCA of Greater Toledo

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January

21

2009 Book Sales hosted by the Friends of the Library

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: General Interests, Toledo.com

Mark your calendar for the 2009 Book Sales hosted by the Friends of the Library, a 3,000-member organization that supports Toledo-Lucas County Public Library programs. Sales will kick off this month beginning Thursday, January 29 at the FOL Book Center located at the Reynolds Corners Shopping Center (southwest corner of Reynolds Road & Dorr Street). […]

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

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January

21

Library Offers Safe Boating Classes

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Want to know the latest rules and regulations on boating? Need to know what equipment is essential when boating? Learn this and more when you join us for Safe Boating Classes sponsored by the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, and the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on […]

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

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January

21

BusinessVoice Celebrates 20th Year with Client Profiles

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Scott Greggory  Category: Business

Any company that stays in business for 20 years owes a lot to the people who buy what it sells. So, when the team at BusinessVoice thought about how they wanted to celebrate their 20th anniversary, they immediately thought of their clients. “Our clients have contributed so much to our success, so it made sense […]

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

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January

21

Copper Bead Show

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Ann Tristan  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Copper Bead Show lots of loose beads, and clasps to choose from. Begins January 16th Ends February 16th.

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Ann Tristan - Bonita Bead Boutique | 215 Conant St. | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

21

Antique Trade Bead Show

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Ann Tristan  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Coming to Bonita Bead Boutique Antique Trade Bead Show From 1700’s to 1900’s Starts Friday, February 13th Ends Sunday, March 15th

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Ann Tristan - Bonita Bead Boutique | 215 Conant St. | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

21

Miami University Alumni & Friends – Saturday, February 21

Posted Jan 21st, 2009 by Elizabeth Phillips  Category: Other, Toledo.com

On the 200th anniversary of Miami University’s Charter Day, the pleasure of your company is requested, Saturday, February 21, 2009 , for an historic evening uniting Miamians from across the country. In conjunction with the traditional Charter Day Ball, hosted in John D. Millett Hall on the campus of Miami University, Northwest Ohio Miamians are […]

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Elizabeth Phillips - Miami Alumni - NWO Chapter

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January

20

See 200 Cars at Toledo Auto Show Jan. 22-25

Posted Jan 20th, 2009 by Mike Lorz  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

For Immediate Release: Contact: Nikki Bragg, Toledo Auto Dealers Association, (419) 843-2611, or 614 923-2233 MEDIA ADVISORY: Three separate items follow. 1) Toledo’s Biggest One-Stop New Car Showroom: See 200 cars at Toledo Auto Show Jan. 22-25 (immediately below) 2) The Cars are the Stars VI: Black-tie gala preview will benefit four charity groups (directly […]

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Mike Lorz - Ohio Automobile Dealers Association | 655 Metro Place South, Auite 250 | Dublin, OH 43017

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January

20

ALMA is proud to bring Idy Ciss, from the Muntu Dance Theatre Chicago, to Toledo this weekend to provide a workshop for the public, as well as, work with ALMA Drum & Dance. The workshop is open to the public, no experience is necessary, all levels of dancers welcome. The workshop will take place at […]

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Allison Kodeih - ALMA Dance Experience | Toledo, OH

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