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September

19

New Lake Erie Island Ferry to Honor Family Matriarch Mary Ann Market Miller Ferries to Put-in-Bay and Middle Bass Island, Ohio has contracted with Fraser Shipyards of Superior, Wisconsin to build a new drive-on, drive-off passenger/vehicle ferry for delivery in fall 2019. The new ferry will be delivered from Lake Superior to Lake Erie and […]

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Jacob Market - Miller Boat Line

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September

19

OhioDance, Ohio’s leading professional organization supporting dance activities will be in residence at Toledo School for the Arts this September. The residency focuses on learning about dance developments taking place in the state of Ohio, and within the Toledo Area. During the residency students will work with guest artist, Michael Lang from the Toledo Ballet. […]

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David Saygers - Toledo School for the Arts

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September

19

Senior Julia Xiong, Perrysburg, will join the “best of the best” for the National Association for Music Education’s (NAfME) 2018 All-National Honor Ensembles November 25-28, 2018, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. Julia was accepted into the first violin section of the All-National Symphony Orchestra. Eligible students qualified nationwide […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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September

18

The Fair Housing Center and the Ohio Diversity Council are hosting the Ohio Fair Housing Summit on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel in Toledo, OH. The all-day summit will draw stakeholders from various sectors across the state to highlight the role of fair housing in fostering […]

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Sarah Jenkins - The Fair Housing Center | 432 N. Superior Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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September

18

Stuff The Truck – Friday, November 17th

Posted Sep 18th, 2018 by Cheri Dennis  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Help us “Stuff The Truck” with Thanksgiving fixins’ for families in NW Ohio. This one-day event is hosted at Walt Churchill’s Market on Briarfield in Maumee and on Dixie Hwy in Perrysburg. For the past 20 years, SeaGate Food Bank has provided Thanksgiving meals to local families in need. We need volunteers to help load […]

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Cheri Dennis - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High St | Toledo, OH 43609

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September

14

Toledo School for the Arts is celebrating their 20th year during the 2018-19 school year. The school was founded in 1999 when a group of 130 students and 15 teachers started classes in the Secor Hotel in downtown Toledo. Since that time the school has moved to the old Jeep facility on 14th Street, the […]

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Laura Doles - Toledo School for the Arts

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September

7

In its effort to model environmental sustainability and demonstrate the Franciscan commitment to respect the gift of all creation, the Sylvania Franciscan Village hosts the 8th Annual Zero-Waste Lunch for its member organizations on Wednesday, October 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. […]

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Laurie Bertke - Sylvania Franciscan Village

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September

6

Of the 99 Maumee Valley Country Day School students who sat for Advanced Placement exams last spring, 36% have been designated AP Scholars by The College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced-Placement (AP) Program Exams. Nationally, only about 18% of the more than 1.8 million high school students worldwide who […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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September

6

Feed Your Neighbor

Posted Sep 6th, 2018 by Brian Grinonneau  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

It’s Feed Your Neighbor Weekend when St. Vincent de Paul members at St. Patrick of Heatherdowns ask you to help our sisters and brothers in need. We are hoping for donations of peanut butter, cereal, pasta, canned fruit and vegetables, personal care items like toilet paper, body wash, deodorant, shampoo, razors, shaving cream and toothbrushes […]

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Brian Grinonneau - St. Patrick of Heatherdowns | 4201 Heatherdowns | Toledo, OH 43614

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August

31

Wildwood Anglers Grand Opening

Posted Aug 31st, 2018 by Jessica LaValley  Category: Community Interest, General Interests, General News, Sports

Join us for our Grand Opening Day! Wildwood Anglers will officially be opening our doors on Saturday, September 1st, at 9:00am. We specialize in fly fishing guided trips, equipment, and accessories, outdoor clothing and lifestyle necessities for everyone from the avid fly fishermen to the novice outdoorsman. Sylvania, Ohio (August 30, 2018) – Wildwood Anglers, […]

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Jessica LaValley - Wildwood Anglers

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August

31

Route maps and schedules are available at TARTA.com/UToledo (Toledo, Ohio) On Monday, August 27, 2018, TARTA will begin providing The University of Toledo Campus Services with start of its fall semester. Since TARTA started the service agreement with UT on July 25, 2018, students, faculty, and staff with a valid UT ID may ride free […]

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Steve Atkinson - Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority

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August

29

Registration Now Open for Clean Your Streams 22

Posted Aug 29th, 2018 by Hannah Smith  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

For over 20 years, volunteers have gathered together on one day across the greater Toledo region to remove trash from the streams, rivers, and Lake Erie during Clean Your Streams Day. Partners for Clean Streams, with help from many partnering organizations, is excited to announce the 22nd Annual Clean Your Streams Day on Saturday, September […]

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Hannah Smith - Partners for Clean Streams | 122 W. Front St. | Perrysburg, OH 43551

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August

22

On Thursday, August 23rd 2018 from 11AM-5PM, Midwest Recovery Center would like to welcome everyone in the community to tour our brand new outpatient location in Sylvania Township (Ribbon cutting at 12pm), which now compliments our inpatient location in Maumee. Our inpatient location in Maumee has recently been approved to accept Medicaid and will begin […]

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Matt Bell - Midwest Recovery Center | 1757 Indian Wood Circle | Maumee, OH 43537

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August

22

Chabad House Ribbon Cutting and Mezuzah Ceremony

Posted Aug 22nd, 2018 by Laura  Category: Community Interest, Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rabbi Yossi Shemtov Director, Chabad House of Toledo 567-343- 1272 info@chabadtoledo.com Chabadtoledo.com CEREMONY TO MARK DEDICATION OF NEW CENTER FOR JEWISH LIFE IN TOLEDO August 23rd Event to Celebrate the Opening of Mega Jewish Center TOLEDO, OHIO — On August 23rd, the Toledo Jewish community will gather for the grand opening […]

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Laura - Chabad House Toledo | 2728 King Rd | Toledo, OH 43617

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August

17

The Appold Planetarium is pleased to present its newest show From Earth to the Universe, a stunning voyage through space with sparkling sights and sounds, at 7:30 p.m. on the following dates: · Friday, September 7 · Saturday, September 8 · Friday, September 21 · Friday, October 5 · Saturday, October 6 · Friday, October […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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August

7

The Black Swamp Food & Farm Initiative is looking for the next generation of Ohio’s farmers, to help them knock down some of the barriers that are keeping them from the land. Through this initiative, Black Swamp Conservancy will use long-term lease agreements to provide affordable access to farmland. The initiative will also help to […]

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Julie Pompa - Black Swamp Conservancy

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August

7

iGen. iSad? Tweens, Technology, and Mental Health

Posted Aug 7th, 2018 by Peter Hagen  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events

DATE AND TIME Sat, October 13, 2018 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM A Saturday workshop for interested parents, on the topic of tweens, technology, & mental health. WHY? Generation Z, also known as iGen, grew up on the smartphone. According to the latest research, iGen – toddlers, tweens, teens, and early 20-somethings – are on […]

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Peter Hagen - Resurre | 2250 S Holland Sylvania Rd | Maumee, OH 43537

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August

3

TOLEDO— Upwards of 50 volunteers will spend the morning at Helping Hands of St. Louis, 443 Sixth St., Toledo, OH, washing children’s feet and fitting them with new shoes and socks to get their new school year off on the right foot. Face painting, balloons, games and children’s activities will keep the youngsters occupied as […]

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Deborah Boyce

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August

1

Please join Canine Karma in celebrating our new location: 6549 Angola Rd while generating some “good Karma” of your own by donating to the Humane Ohio Pet Food Bank. Bring in pet food and receive 10 additional raffle tickets for valuable dog-related prizes. Music provided by the awesome Amelia Airharts. Demonstrations throughout the day of […]

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Tina Ferner - Canine Karma | 6549 Angola Rd | Holland, OH 43528

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July

25

Toledo, OH, July 18th, 2018 – The National Educational Telecommunications Association (“NETA”) has contracted with Professor Holly Hey, Head of the Film/Video program at the University of Toledo for exclusive public television distribution rights of Hey’s film “Crossing Water – Flint Michigan – 2017,” a documentary about the ongoing water crisis in Flint, MI. Hey […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo

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