Archive for May, 2018

May

29

Debut Poetry Book by Former Toledoan, Nathan Elias

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Nathan Elias  Category: Arts & Entertainment

GLASS CITY BLUES: POEMS by NATHAN ELIAS Currently Available for Pre-Sale Release Date: September 14, 2018 Nathan Elias is the author of the novelette A Myriad of Roads That Lead to Here. He grew up in Toledo, Ohio, and moved to Los Angeles, California where he wrote, acted in, and directed films such as The […]

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May

29

Toledo School for the Arts earns College Success Award

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Laura Doles  Category: Community Interest, Education

Toledo, OH – Education information nonprofit GreatSchools has awarded Toledo School for the Arts with a 2018 College Success Award in its first report recognizing schools in nine states for commitment to college preparation. GreatSchools pinpointed exceptional high schools based on college preparation, enrollment, and performance. The nonprofit compiled data including college entrance exam scores […]

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Laura Doles - Toledo School for the Arts

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May

29

The city of Toledo is sponsoring four free disposal days at the Hoffman Road Landfill for city residents. They are 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on June 2, July 7, Sept. 8, Nov. 24. Disposal is subject certain terms and conditions. Acceptable bulky waste items include excess trash, furniture, carpeting, mattresses, wood waste, and scrap metal. There […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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May

29

Lifelong Learning announces Summer classes

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Education, Events

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following classes that are offered this summer. Unless otherwise stated, the classes are held at various Lourdes University classroom locations, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. To review the entire list of Lifelong Learning Summer 2018 classes, visit www.lourdes.edu/lifelong or email lifelong@lourdes.edu To register, please […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University

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May

29

Lifelong Learning adds additional day trips for summer and fall

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: Education, Events

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering fun, hassle-free summer and fall day trips. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions, food, transportation, taxes and tips. To make reservations, call 419-824-3707 or email lifelong@lourdes.edu. Birthplace of Inventions Wednesday, June 20 Cost: $99 for members; $114 for nonmembers Bus departs […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University

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May

29

2018 Engage Toledo Ambassador Academy Details Announced

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, General News

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz announced details of the 2018 Engage Toledo Ambassador Academy during a news conference today. The initiative was launched last year to inspire civic engagement and participation. The next Engage Toledo Ambassador Academy will start on June 6, 2018. It is a ten-week course for city residents to interact with city leaders. […]

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May

29

Accomplished Seniors Complete Their Final Year at TSA

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Laura Doles  Category: Community Interest, Education

TSA Recognizes Strong Academic and Artistic Record of Sixteenth Graduating Class Toledo, OH — Ninety-one seniors are candidates for graduation from Toledo School for the Arts this spring. The ceremony will be held at the Valentine Theatre on Saturday, May 26. Students receiving diplomas are members of the sixteenth class to graduate from the school […]

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Laura Doles - Toledo School for the Arts

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May

29

New Rhinoceros at Toledo Zoo

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Kim Haddix  Category: Community Interest, General News

TOLEDO, Ohio — Swaagat, Aashish (ah-sheesh). Welcome, Aashish. The Zoo is excited to introduce a new three and a half-year-old male Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis) as its newest resident. Aashish arrived today from his birthplace, The Wilds in Cumberland, Ohio, as part of a Species Survival Plan recommended move. He is currently being quarantined on […]

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Kim Haddix - The Toledo Zoo and Aquarium

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May

29

Lourdes Golf Outing benefits student scholarships

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Helene Sheets  Category: General News, Other

On Friday, June 1, Lourdes University welcomes golfers and enthusiasts to its annual Hit the Links golf outing benefiting student scholarships. Since its inception, nearly $400,000 has been raised. Foursomes follow a scramble format and tee off at Bedford Hills Golf Club, 6400 Jackman Road in Temperance, MI at 8 a.m. The outing includes 18 […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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May

29

Student Coloring Books Share Art and Literacy with Foster Kids

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Paulette Cousino  Category: Education

OREGON, OH – For the second year in a row, students at Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School & Academy are producing a coloring book to share with the community. The 60-page book, “A is for Art,” includes coloring pages and activities surrounding each letter of the alphabet, designed entirely by students. For every book sold […]

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Paulette Cousino - Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School and Academy

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May

29

Maumee River Water Trail Dedication Wednesday

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Scott Carpenter  Category: Other

The Maumee River, from the Indiana border to Maumee Bay, is Ohio’s newest designated Water Trail, and the first in northwest Ohio. A dedication ceremony and announcement is planned for: Wednesday, May 16 at 11 a.m. Farnsworth Metropark – Boat Launch entrance 8801 S. River Road, Waterville This event for invited guests will begin with […]

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Scott Carpenter

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May

29

Total Package Girl Leadership Summit

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Natalie Mois  Category: Events

Total Package Girl is a trademarked program dedicated to the personal, social, and interpersonal development of the pre-teen and teen girl. It is a research-based program written and developed to address timely issues facing girls in today’s world. The program is designed to provide girls with the tools they need to face life’s experiences and […]

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Natalie Mois - Total Package Girl Leadership Summit | 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd | Toledo, OH 43614

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May

29

Twylite Terrace Thursday

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Tonya Gomez  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Come out to The Pinnacle in Maumee to enjoy Twylite Terrace Thursday June 7 from 5-8pm. $10 cover charge gets you in the door with a meal and entertainment. We will be raising funds for Team Ohio Transplant Athletics to provide education and awareness on organ, eye, and tissue donation. Life Connection of Ohio will […]

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Tonya Gomez - Team Ohio Transplant Athletics | 107 DeGroff Ave | Archbold, OH 43502

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May

29

Masterworks Chorale presents OPPOSITES ATTRACT

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Chelsie Cree  Category: Arts & Entertainment

TOLEDO, OH – Masterworks Chorale is closing their 46th season with Opposites Attract. The concert will be held at the Valentine Theatre June 2nd at 8 pm. Although women are from Venus and men are from Mars, love is in the air at this spring concert! Songs that portray the ups and downs of love […]

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Chelsie Cree - Masterworks Chorale | PO Box 114 | Toledo 43697

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May

29

Widman & Franklin Helps SMART Local 33 with Donation to WAGS

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Olivia More  Category: Health, Other

Widman & Franklin Helps SMART Local 33 with Donation to WAGS 4 Kids FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toledo, Ohio, May 27, 2018 – Widman & Franklin, a leading Toledo law firm specializing in Labor and employment attorney services, combined their efforts with the Sheet Metal Workers Local 33, and is giving back to the community with […]

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Olivia More - Widman & Franklin, LLC | 405 Madison Avenue, Suite 1550 | Toledo, OH 43604

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May

29

Cruisin’ Car Show at Fallen Timbers

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Sara Eiden  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The Shops at Fallen Timbers, your Northwest Ohio shopping destination since 2007, is excited to be bringing many family fun events to you this summer and fall! A highlight of what you can look forward to will include: live music, outdoor movies, magicians, adoption event with TAHS, a Back to School Carnival a Fall Festival, […]

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Sara Eiden - Sara | 3100 Main St. | Maumee, OH 43537

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May

29

Stefan Robert Bates Memorial & Overdose Awareness Event

Posted May 29th, 2018 by Robin Higginbotham  Category: Community Interest

MONTPELIER, OHIO — On Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.., FI Community Housing, Inc. and No More Heroin will present the “Stefan Robert Bates Memorial & Overdose Awareness Event” at the Williams County Fairgrounds in Montpelier, Ohio. This day-long family-friendly event will feature a line-up of national music artists and nationally-known recovery speakers. Multiple […]

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Robin Higginbotham - No More Heroin

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May

27

TONY PACKO’S NEW SYLVANIA LOCATION IS OPEN

Posted May 27th, 2018 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

Tony Packo’s®, Toledo’s most famous restaurant concept, has a new home in Sylvania! Tony Packo’s 5822 Alexis Road is now open to the public. Packo’s has been a part of the Sylvania community for more than 35 years and is excited to move into its new building on Alexis Road near Acres Road. This Next […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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May

15

Cops and Rodders Car and Bike Show

Posted May 15th, 2018 by diane miscannon  Category: General Interests

The Toledo Police Museum’s Annual Cops and Rodder Car and Bike Show will be held Sunday, June 24, 2018 (Raindate July 1, 2018) from 9am to 2pm. The museum is located at 2201 Kenwood Blvd, Toledo, in scenic Ottawa Park. Music will be provided by Crusin’ Zeake. Free coffee and donuts. Great door prizes and […]

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diane miscannon - Toledo Police Museum | 2201 Kenwood Blvd | Toledo, OH 43606

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May

15

Cakewalkin’ Jass Band Returns to Packo’s

Posted May 15th, 2018 by Karen Meek  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Toledo’s most famous musical group will help Toledo’s most iconic restaurant mark the end of an era and the beginning of a new one. The Cakewalkin’ Jass Band is set to perform its unique Dixieland-style music at Tony Packo’s® in Sylvania, Ohio as the restaurant prepares to close its doors at its thirty-six-year location on […]

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Karen Meek - Tony Packo's, LLC | 1412 Arrowhead Drive | Maumee, OH 43537

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