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January

8

Soup R’ Bowl-A-Thon Food Donation Drive

Posted Jan 8th, 2020 by Kaitlin Alzapiedi  Category: Community Interest

Grogan’s Towne is holding a food donation drive the whole month of January, leading up to the Soup R’ Bowl-A-Thon, held at Forest View Lanes on February 1, 2020! All donations support Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio. After the holidays are over, many food pantries struggle to find donations and support to get food […]

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Kaitlin Alzapiedi - Grogan's Towne Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram | 6100 Telegraph R. | Toledo, OH 43612

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January

8

Farms in Northwest Ohio will be the first in the state to gain certification as environmentally sustainable, a project funded by the governor’s H2Ohio program. Mike Libben will explain plans to spend $30.3 million in 2020, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, in a talk at Packo’s at the Park in downtown Toledo. Libben, the […]

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Tahree Lane - Lake Erie Waterkeeper

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December

13

All Saints Lutheran Church FREE 25th Annual Live Nativity

Posted Dec 13th, 2019 by Carole Johnson  Category: Community Interest

FREE Drive-Thru Living Nativity … Telling the Christmas Story Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 21 & 22, 6-8 pm ALL SAINTS LUTHERAN CHURCH 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd. (west of Reynolds Rd.) Toledo, OH 43614 * Live Animals (including camels) * Costumed Participants * Christmas Music Non-perishable food items for area food banks are welcomed. Christmas Eve Worship~Tuesday, […]

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Carole Johnson - All Saints Lutheran Church | 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd. | Toledo, OH 43614

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December

5

Toledo Night (Holiday) Market will be held from 4-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, at The Stables at Wheeler Farms, 11781 Obee Road in Whitehouse, Ohio. The festive holiday market will feature music, twinkly lights, and shopping to pick up that one-of-a-kind gift from one of over 50 unique local sellers. A gift-wrapping station […]

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Kari Bucher - It\'s My Mommy\'s Business | PO Box 350961 | Toledo, OH 43635

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December

4

NW Ohio’s New Wetlands – Thur. 12/12/19 at Manos

Posted Dec 4th, 2019 by Tahree Lane  Category: Community Interest

Northwest Ohio will have more wetlands in the coming year: 24 will be newly constructed or reconnected to ditches, creeks, and rivers in an effort to deliver cleaner water to Lake Erie, thereby helping to reduce the annual summer scourge of harmful algae. The wetlands’ aquatic plants will absorb nutrients such as phosphorus, and allow […]

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Tahree Lane - Lake Erie Waterkeeper, OH 43614

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November

25

Toledo Joins the Global Climate Strike

Posted Nov 25th, 2019 by Jennifer Day  Category: Community Interest

11-21-19 Contact: Jennifer Day Toledo Joins the Global Climate Strike Again For the second time this year, Toledo Area Residents gathered to share their stories of why they are participating in the Global Climate Strike on Friday, November, 29. Each person held up a sign that says “I #ClimateStrike because” to show why it is […]

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Jennifer Day - 350.org, OH

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November

19

City of Toledo Lead Grant Applications Streamlined

Posted Nov 19th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest

The city of Toledo has streamlined lead grant applications for owner occupied and rental lead abatement grant assistance. The new applications are now nine pages for landlords and five pages for owner occupied applications – both down from 17 pages previously. “We continue to streamline the lead grant application process and we want the public […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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November

12

Santa and More Breakfast

Posted Nov 12th, 2019 by Cindy Hayes  Category: Community Interest

Santa and More Breakfast Saturday, December 7, 2019 9am ADMISSION PRICE IS CANNED FOOD FOR FEED YOUR NEIGHBOR PROGRAM St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church 5240 Talmadge Rd. Toledo OH For Reservations Call 419-473-1187 (Church) or 419-376-2551 (Cindy) Games! Prizes! Breakfast! Crafts! Pictures! Featuring Santa telling the REAL Story of Christmas!

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Cindy Hayes - St. Matthew's Episcopal Church | 9260 Old State Line Rd. | Holland, OH 43528

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October

30

Public Input Needed for Consolidated Plan forDept of HUD

Posted Oct 30th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest

The City of Toledo submits a Consolidated Plan to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development every five years. The plan identifies housing and community development needs and sets the city’s strategic objectives and activities to address its housing and community development needs through federal block grant funding from HUD. For each year […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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October

28

Stuff the Truck

Posted Oct 28th, 2019 by Brittany Reichow  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 (6am-6pm) and on Dixie Hwy in Perrysburg (8am-6pm). We need volunteers to help load food donations onto the truck and to hold signs to direct people towards the truck. […]

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Brittany Reichow - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High St. | Toledo, OH 43609

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October

24

Leaf Collection Program Begins Nov. 4

Posted Oct 24th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz today announced the 2019 Leaf Collection Program will begin on Monday, Nov. 4. A variety of methods will be used to inform residents when leaf collection will occur in each neighborhood. The city will announce to the media each Friday where crews will be working the following week and the week […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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October

22

A Sylvania Political Candidate Forum

Posted Oct 22nd, 2019 by Michelle Sprott  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Political Forum for all City of Sylvania and Sylvania Township candidates on Wednesday, October 23rd from 7:00pm-8:00pm at the Sylvania Senior Center, 7140 Sylvania Ave. Candidates are asked to register on the Sylvania Chamber’s website at www.sylvaniachamber.org and provide a brief bio. During the forum, […]

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Michelle Sprott - The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce | Sylvania, OH

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October

22

City Of Maumee Public Forum

Posted Oct 22nd, 2019 by Ann Fabiszak Payne  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

The Maumee Chamber of Commerce, Maumee Uptown Business Association, the League of Women Voters of Toledo-Lucas County and the Mirror Newspaper announce a candidate forum. The event will take place on Thursday, October 24 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Maumee Indoor Theater located at 601 Conant Street in Maumee. The forum will feature […]

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Ann Fabiszak Payne - Maumee Uptown Business Association | Maumee, OH

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October

16

Recycle IT, USA Toledo Holds an Electronics Recycling Drive

Posted Oct 16th, 2019 by Recycle It, Toledo USA  Category: Community Interest

October is Correct Recycling Month! Recycle IT, USA Toledo is making it easy to correctly recycle all of your hazardous e-waste by hosting a FREE Electronics Recycling Drive, Saturday, October 19th from 9 AM – 12 PM. Bring your old, unwanted, and non-working electronics to Recycle IT, USA Toledo, located at 5265 Tractor Road, Suite […]

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Recycle It, Toledo USA - Recycle IT, USA Toledo | 5265 Tractor Road, Suite L | Toledo, OH 43612

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October

16

Historic Regional Water Commission Approved By All Partners

Posted Oct 16th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz today thanked the city’s partners upon approval of the historic regional water commission by each community involved. “Toledo and its neighbors have been working for more than 30 years to try to solve the regional water puzzle,” Mayor Kapszukiewicz said. “This agreement will help ensure reliable and safe drinking water for […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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October

14

Electronics Recycling Drive

Posted Oct 14th, 2019 by Kaitlin  Category: Community Interest

October is Correct Recycling Month! We’re making it easy to correctly recycle all of your hazardous e-waste by hosting a FREE Electronics Recycling Drive, Saturday, October 19th! Bring your old, unwanted, and non-working electronics to Recycle IT, USA Toledo, located at 5265 Tractor Road, Suite L, in Toledo! **Please note that we are unable to […]

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Kaitlin - Recycle IT, USA Toledo | 5265 Tractor Road, Suite L | Toledo, OH 43612

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October

3

Culture-X

Posted Oct 3rd, 2019 by Melissa Kuhl  Category: Community Interest

The Maumee Valley Country Day School Am-Afro Club will Host Culture-X on October 25, 2019, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Culture-X is an event where African-American leaders, entrepreneurs, and activists can come and discuss important issues in the black community. These discussions are conducive to bringing together people from different backgrounds and creating a space […]

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Melissa Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School | 1715 S. Reynolds Rd. | Toledo, OH 43614

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October

3

Initial Prekindergarten Financial Support Received

Posted Oct 3rd, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, Toledo Public Schools, Washington Local Schools, the United Way of Greater Toledo, the Toledo Community Foundation, and ProMedica announced today that the first two phases toward implementation of universal access to prekindergarten are complete. A summary report of the work is attached. A working group, comprised of community partners and education […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo | Toledo, OH

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September

30

Mark your calendars! The Toledo Animal Rescue’s Celebration of Wine and Food Event will be held this year on October 9, 2019, from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm at Manhattan’s Pub ‘n Cheer in Uptown Toledo. Celebrants will taste four wines, accompanied by generous hors d’oeuvres and desserts for only $50 per person with all […]

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Charley - Toledo Animal Rescue | 640 Wyman St. | Toledo, OH 43609

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September

30

Toledo Out of the Darkness Community Walk

Posted Sep 30th, 2019 by Peggy Myers  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Why We Walk Each year, suicide claims more lives than war, murder, and natural disasters combined. Yet suicide prevention doesn’t receive anywhere near the funding as other leading causes of death. It’s up to Walkers like us to make a difference. Together we can change the conversation about mental health and put a stop to […]

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Peggy Myers - AFSP Ohio Chapter, OH

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