Archive for May, 2009

May

29

Time is running out to Win the $150,000!

Posted May 29th, 2009 by Stacy Ziarko  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Toledo, OH (May 29, 2009) – Time is running out for you to purchase your ticket to win $150,000! The drawing for the St. Jude Dream Giveaway will be held on NBC-24 during a live giveaway special on Tuesday June 9, 6pm-8pm. Proceeds from the giveaway benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Don’t miss this […]

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Stacy Ziarko - St. Jude Children\'s Research Hospital | 1461 E. 12 Mile Rd. | Madison Heights, MI 48071

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May

29

Georgettes Gourds and Gifts Hosts First Friday

Posted May 29th, 2009 by Steffanie Brumett  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Stop by Georgette’s Grounds & Gifts for an evening of live jazz music by the Bob Rex Trio on Friday, June 5, from 6 – 9 PM. Georgette’s is a fair trade coffee and gift shop located at 311 Conant Street in Maumee. The event will also feature the oil and watercolor work of local […]

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Steffanie Brumett - Sunshine Inc. of Northwest Ohio | 7223 Maumee Western Road | Maumee, OH 53537

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May

29

9th Annual National Learn to Row Day To Make a Big Splash!

Posted May 29th, 2009 by Paula Leidel  Category: Lifestyle, Toledo.com

CONTACTS: TRC Board President – Jim Skelding 734-604-2528 Media Relations – Paula Leidel 419-350-1615 For Immediate Release….May 11, 2009 – Toledo, Ohio It will be “Boats-In” when the Toledo Rowing Club (TRC) hosts National Learn to Row Day on Saturday, June 6 at the Toledo Rowing Club Boathouse in International Park. The community is invited […]

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Paula Leidel - Toledo Rowing Club | International Park | Toledo, OH 43606

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May

29

Tyler Perry's Latest Hit, Madea Goes To Jail

Posted May 29th, 2009 by Michael Nelson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

June 19th – 21st The Ohio Theatre will be showing Tyler Perry’s latest Hit, “Madea Goes To Jail” Show times are as follows: June 19th & 20th at 7:15 PM June 20th & 21st at 2 PM Ticket price is always $3.00. COME LAUGH WITH US.

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

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May

29

REPO! The Genetic Opera – Movie with Shadowcast

Posted May 29th, 2009 by Michael Nelson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

REPO! The Genetic Opera In the year 2056 – the not so distant future – an epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a savior emerges: GeneCo, a biotech company that offers organ transplants, for a price. Those who miss their payments are scheduled for repossession and hunting by villainous Repo […]

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

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May

28

Toledo Express Announces New Air Carrier JetAmerica

Posted May 28th, 2009 by Carla L. Firestone  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio, May 27, 2009 – Toledo Express Airport announced today that JetAmerica will begin non-stop service from Toledo Express (TOL) to Melbourne International Airport in Florida (MLB) and Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in New Jersey on July 13, 2009 and will launch non-stop service to Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) on August 14, 2009. Jet […]

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Carla L. Firestone - Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority | Toledo, OH

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May

27

Think your business or non-profit could benefit from a blog?

Posted May 27th, 2009 by Patrick Giammarco  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Join us Friday, June 5 for Social Media Breakfast Toledo #3 where Dave Rigotti will be speaking on the “Do’s and Dont’s of Business Blogging.” Dave will provide an in-the-trenches overview on how to get started blogging and how to maximize your blog’s effectiveness on your business or organization. Along with presenting case studies on […]

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Patrick Giammarco - PWG Marketing | 27100 Oakmead Dr., PMB 217 | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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May

27

Help kickoff GIVE AUTISM THE BOOT ’09 as local ‘celebrities’ make you their signature drinks. Evening starts at 6:30 and includes Heavy Grazing, Open Bar, Silent auction, Live Auction with WTOL personality Jerry Anderson, Toledo School for the Arts Ensembles, PhotoBoothLive, and Professional Sounds DJ playing your favorite dance mix. Ticket price is $100 and […]

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Catina Harding - Great Lakes Center for Autism | 4848 Dorr St. | Toledo, OH

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May

27

Come and Relax with Yoga and Meditation at Your Library

Posted May 27th, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Health, Toledo.com

What better place than the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library to get involved with two free summer programs, one involving yoga, and the other meditation. Yoga on the Roof If you are curious about yoga, then join us for an afternoon or evening session of introductory yoga and find out if it’s right for you. The […]

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

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May

27

2009 Lunch at Levis Square Concert Series

Posted May 27th, 2009 by Beth Frisinger  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Downtown Toledo Improvement District Presents “Lunch at Levis Square” Concert Series “Eat to the Beat on Thursdays” In an effort to promote more pedestrian traffic in the central business district and frankly just to have a good time, the Downtown Toledo Improvement District Inc. (DTID) is again sponsoring a free downtown luncheon concert series in […]

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Beth Frisinger - Downtown Toledo Improvement District

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May

27

Meet Your Computer Needs of Toledo's President On 5/30/2009!

Posted May 27th, 2009 by Amber S. Hawkins  Category: Business

Meet in person Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC’s President/CEO–Amber S. Hawkins–this Saturday, May 30, 2009 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Stephenson-Roberts Hall of the Indiana Avenue Missionary Baptist Church. The church is located at 640 Indiana Avenue in Toledo, OH. For directions, e-mail inquiries to Mzpresceo@yourcomputerneeds.net or you can call 419-729-2056. […]

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Amber S. Hawkins - Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC | P. O. Box 11417 | Toledo, OH 43611

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May

26

2009 Brown Bag Concert Series at Your Library

Posted May 26th, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Walk away from the water cooler and grab your blanket or lawn chair, favorite co-workers, and a brown bag full of munchies for the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s favorite lunchtime outdoor music series. The 2009 Brown Bag Concert Series is a free nine-week music event that runs from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m., on Wednesdays from […]

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

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May

21

Empire Drift wins Songs In The Key of Toledo 2009 Contest

Posted May 21st, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Before a crowd of some 100 during an outdoor concert held yesterday at Main Library, the local band Empire Drift was announced the winner of the Songs In the Key of Toledo: 2009 Songwriting Contest, organized by the Toledo Free Press and Fox Toledo. The contest, which drew some 60 entries, sought to discover the […]

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

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May

21

Mud Hens Return Home For Eight Game Homestand

Posted May 21st, 2009 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

The Toledo Mud Hens return home on Friday, May 21 to begin an eight-game homestand versus the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles) and the Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox). Toledo Mud Hens Promotions for May 21-June 1 Monday, May 25 (Norfolk, 1st pitch at 5:00 PM – Gates open at 4:00) – The Mud Hens will […]

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Jason Griffin - Toledo Mud Hens Baseball Club | Toledo, OH

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May

19

Songs In The Key of Toledo Concert to be Held at Library

Posted May 19th, 2009 by Rhonda B. Sewell  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library invites the public to an outdoor concert and news conference scheduled tomorrow at 3 p.m. on the North Lawn in front of Main Library, 325 Michigan St., to feature the finalists for the Songs In The Key of Toledo: 2009 Songwriting Contest. The contest, organized by the Toledo Free Press […]

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

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May

19

Spring of Talents Dance Recital

Posted May 19th, 2009 by Carolyn Fox  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Aha Dance Classes presents Spring of Talents – an exhibition of Indian dance styles on Sunday, May 31 at 3:30 p.m. at Perrysburg Junior High School Auditorium. Recital benefits Mobile Meals of Toledo’s Weekender Program – provides food to children in three inner-city elementary schools who would otherwise get inadequate nourishment over the weekend. Tickets […]

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Carolyn Fox - Mobile Meals of Toledo

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May

19

Tigers Announce Tryout Camp in Toledo on August 10th

Posted May 19th, 2009 by Media Relations  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers today announced a tryout camp to be held at Fifth Third Field, the home of the Toledo Mud Hens, on Monday, August 10. Registration for the camp begins at 8:30 a.m., with the work out starting at 9:00 a.m. The tryout camp is for players age 16-23, or those players […]

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Media Relations - Detroit Tigers | Toledo, OH

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May

19

Whitehouse American Legion Auxiliary May 22nd Poppy Day

Posted May 19th, 2009 by Laurie Plymale  Category: Events

The Whitehouse American Legion Post 384 members will be distributing poppies at various locations in Whitehouse on May 22, 2009. The poppies are handmade by disabled veterans in Sandusky Ohio, and donations from you stay in our area. Please show you’re thanks to our veterans and servicemen and women by displaying a poppy and making […]

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Laurie Plymale - Whitehoue American Legion Post 384 | 6910 Providence St | Whitehouse, OH 43571

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May

19

We’re less than a week away from kicking off the summer in style! We promised you our biggest event yet – and we’re going to deliver. Toledo Uncork’d is not going to be your ordinary wine tasting event. No stuffy atmosphere & no snooty wine snobs (no offense to you snooty wine snobs). This is […]

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Derek Feniger - FYP Toledo | 805 Chicago St | Toledo, OH 43611

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May

18

UT vs OSU Football Tickets Available to Alumni & Faculty

Posted May 18th, 2009 by John Eikost  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

TOLEDO – The University of Toledo has opened up ticket sales for the Sept. 19 football game vs. Ohio State at Cleveland Browns Stadium to UT alumni and faculty/staff. Orders may be submitted by mail, by phone or in person at the UT Athletic Ticket Office. Alumni must give their year of graduation and college. […]

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John Eikost - University of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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