Archive for August, 2019

August

27

Cleaning Lake Erie

Posted Aug 27th, 2019 by Tahree Lane  Category: General News

Ohio’s new budget will spend nearly $200 million to clean the state’s waters, including the polluted western basin of Lake Erie. But will it make any difference? Will it stop the annual pea-green blanket of harmful algal blooms that puts drinking water at risk and ruins the lake for recreation? State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D., […]

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Tahree Lane - Lake Erie Waterkeeper

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August

27

TMA Grant from Hearst Foundations Increases Access for Area Youth

Posted Aug 27th, 2019 by Mike Brice  Category: Other

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been awarded a $100,000 culture grant from the Hearst Foundations to expand its Teen Leaders program and reimagine art out of school experiences for youth, increasing access to free, high-quality visual art education. “We are excited about the opportunity the Museum now has to grow these programs into […]

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August

27

Pack a Pickup

Posted Aug 27th, 2019 by Brittany  Category: Community Interest

Pack a Pickup is a fun competition used to collect food for those in need in Northwest Ohio. Each week we travel to a local high school football game, where the home school tries to Pack a Pickup full with non-perishable food items. At the end of the season the home school with the most […]

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Brittany - SeaGate Food Bank, OH

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August

27

Over the Edge for Victory set for September 6

Posted Aug 27th, 2019 by Jackie Cummins  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

What’s it like to crawl down the side of a building like Spiderman? On Friday, September 6, 85 supporters of The Victory Center, in partnership with Over the Edge Global, will find out as they participate in Over the Edge for Victory and rappel 16 stories down the Toledo Edison Building in downtown Toledo. Rappellers […]

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Jackie Cummins - The Victory Center, OH

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August

27

St. Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson speaks on Lake Erie funding

Posted Aug 27th, 2019 by Tahree Lane  Category: Community Interest

Ohio’s new budget will spend nearly $200 million to clean the state’s waters, including the polluted western basin of Lake Erie. But will it make any difference? Will it stop the annual pea-green blanket of harmful algal blooms that puts drinking water at risk and ruins the lake for recreation? State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D., […]

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Tahree Lane - Lake Erie Waterkeeper | 201 Dartmouth Dr. | Toledo, OH 43614

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August

23

Be The Bridge

Posted Aug 23rd, 2019 by Andrea Casteel  Category: Arts & Entertainment

A team of supporters of Cherry Street have collaborated with community leaders and other professionals to create an event to benefit Cherry Street. Please join us for an event in celebration of the Life Revitalization Center with great food and entertainment. Thursday, October 3, 2019 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM Under the MLK Bridge (next […]

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Andrea Casteel - Cherry Street Mission Ministries | 1501 Monroe Street | TOLEDO, OH 43604

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August

23

Local Church Celebrates Year 102

Posted Aug 23rd, 2019 by Amber Hawkins  Category: Community Interest

Everyone is cordially invited to come to St. Paul AME Zion Church, 954 Belmont St. , Toledo, OH this Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 11 am EST. The church will be celebrating its 102nd Anniversary. Come join us, fellowship with us, and celebrate with us. For more info, contact the church at 419-243-1065.

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Amber Hawkins - St.Paul AME Zion Church | Toledo, OH 43607

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August

23

Storm the Moon! UFO & Alien Art at Copper Moon

Posted Aug 23rd, 2019 by Suzie Yeager  Category: Arts & Entertainment

The truth is out there…come explore with fused glass create alien art & UFO’s! Area 51? Naahhhh…come storm the Moon instead, you are guaranteed to find alien life form! We will have your “UFO” circles cut out for you and a selection of pre-cut alien heads to choose from. We will have a Lil’ Chips […]

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Suzie Yeager - Copper Moon Studio | 8007 Airport Hwy | Holland, OH 43528

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August

21

Believe in Girls Expo

Posted Aug 21st, 2019 by Rebecca Sarantou  Category: Events

Everyone welcome, even non-Girl Scout members, only $5 per person. Check out what Girl Scouts has to offer through hands-on activities from 75 exhibitors including STEM, Outdoor, Sports, Life Skills, and Change Makers. Change a tire, shoot archery or sling shots, stomp a rocket, sing with a princess, program a robot and so much more. […]

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Rebecca Sarantou - Girl Scouts of Western Ohio | 2244 Collingwood | Toledo, OH 43620

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August

20

The Arts Commission Welcomes New Additions to Staff

Posted Aug 20th, 2019 by Malena Caruso  Category: Other

The Art Commission is pleased to announce staff changes with the transition of Jordan Buschur, formerly Marketing Coordinator, to the role of Artist Services Coordinator and the new appointment of Malena Caruso as Marketing Coordinator. In the past year, The Arts Commission also welcomed team members Cail Lininger in the new role of Art in […]

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Malena Caruso - The Arts Commission

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August

19

CWS Awarded U.S. Court Of International Trade Security Window

Posted Aug 19th, 2019 by Riley Morris  Category: General News

New York, N.Y. – Commercial Window Shield has been selected for a fragment retention film installation project at the prestigious U.S. Court of International Trade building in New York. Integrated Construction Enterprises of Belleville, N.J., which is handling a façade upgrade of the building, hired Commercial Window Shield for the glass protection phase of the […]

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Riley Morris - Commercial Window Shield | 97 Old Greer Town Rd. | Taylors, SC 29687

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August

19

Athletes Age 50 & Better to Go for the Gold in Olympic Event

Posted Aug 19th, 2019 by Justin Moor  Category: Sports, Toledo.com

The Area Office on Aging, YMCA and Taylor Kia are calling on athletes age 50 and better to go for the Gold in an Olympic event on September 14th at the Wolf Creek YMCA. The 50+ Sports Classic is a one-day event that gathers athletes age 50 and better who are competitive as well as […]

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Justin Moor - Justin Moor | 2155 Arlington Avenue | Toledo, OH 43609

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August

19

Local author event

Posted Aug 19th, 2019 by Julie M Arnold  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Local author Julie Arnold will be signing copies of her latest novel, Nothing Ventured, at Gathering Volumes bookstore Sunday, September 8th from 2:30-5:00 pm. She will read selections from her latest work, and copies will be available for purchase. The novel centers around Maizey Faye, who decides her life needs a reboot when her fiancé […]

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Julie M Arnold - self | 5837 Woodrow Dr. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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August

16

UToledo Theatre Professor’s Work Plays in Chicago

Posted Aug 16th, 2019 by Angela Riddel  Category: Other

Assistant professor of Theatre for The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, Matt Foss’ adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque’s classic novel, “All Quiet on the Western Front” will receive its professional premiere in Chicago, tonight, August 16th. It will open the season of Red Tape Theatre and is a co-production between Red Tape, […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo College of Arts and Letters

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August

16

Women’s Economic Empowerment Power Hour Luncheon

Posted Aug 16th, 2019 by Kristina ElSayed  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

As part of the Women of Toledo’s Women Economic Empowerment Series Program, WOT’s third session of the year, Women Economic Empowerment III: The Future of Work, will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the United Way of Greater Toledo on 424 Jackson Street. 11:30am Check-in, Lunch & […]

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Kristina ElSayed - Women of Toledo | 425 Jackson Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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August

13

The Lucas County Board of Elections will be opening the Early Vote Center, at the corner of Monroe & 13th Street in downtown Toledo, August 13th at 8 AM for the Toledo & Maumee City Council Primaries. To celebrate, the Lucas County Democratic Party will be hosting a press conference to introduce our endorsed candidates, […]

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Kurt Young - The Lucas County Democratic Party

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August

11

John Eagan Announces New Single Release & Recent Album

Posted Aug 11th, 2019 by John Eagan  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Toledo multi-instrumentalist and composer has a new single-track release available as a digital download on Bandcamp.com, at: https://johneagan.bandcamp.com/ The new single is a song, Through The Valley, an unusual exception from the norm of doing instrumental music that evades easy simple categorization by simple genre labels. Quoting from the page for Through The Valley: “Some […]

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John Eagan - John Eagan Media

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August

11

Bowl Me Over: Glass Bowl Class! 8/21/19

Posted Aug 11th, 2019 by Ann Hymel  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Wednesday August 21st, come in for an “un-bowl-lievable” glass bowl class! Whether you want it fruity, soupy or add a little punch to it, we have the bowl for you! Make a fused glass bowl perfect for your table at Fuzed, Kilnformed Glass Studio! The class is on Wednesday August 21st, come in anytime between […]

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Ann Hymel - Fuzed, Kilnformed Glass Studio | 14 W. South Boundary, Suite B | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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August

11

Thera-Med Introduces “Reclaim Your Brain” Recovery Service

Posted Aug 11th, 2019 by Dr. James Buldas  Category: Community Interest

Summary: Thera-Med introduces their original addiction recovery program known as “Reclaim Your Brain”, authored by Dr. Nancy Sturtz and Dr. Sue Gross. Thera-Med has introduced their original addiction recovery program known as “Reclaim Your Brain”. Authored by Functional Medicine physicians Dr. Nancy Sturtz and Dr. Sue Gross. Reclaim Your Brain is a program designed to […]

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Dr. James Buldas - Thera-Med | 6800 W. Central Ave., Ste. D-2 | Toledo, OH 43617

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August

11

Guilty Pleasure Glass Class

Posted Aug 11th, 2019 by Ann Hymel  Category: Arts & Entertainment

Wednesday August 28th, come celebrate your guilty pleasure at FUZED, Kiln-formed Glass Studio! Whether your guilty pleasure is belting out a cheesy song, watching a reality tv show, or snacking on sweets from the jar we have a glass class for you! Make a plate for your favorite junk food, a wine stopper for your […]

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Ann Hymel - Fuzed, Kilnformed Glass Studio | 114 W South Boundary St Suite B | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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