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November

19

The Toledo Area Humane Society is excited to announce some pawesome Cuddlebuster Black Friday Specials for 2017’s biggest shopping day of the year! TAHS will be offering some amazingdoor buster goody bags to our first 20 visitors. From 12 noon to 1 o’clock pm, all adoptions will be 50% off! From 1 o’clock pm until […]

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November

16

The Lourdes University Department of Education presents “Homelessness: Approaches to Support Students in an Educational Setting” on Thursday, November 30, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. The event is free and open to the public. Expert panelists from Toledo Public Schools, Family House, Leading Families Home, and the […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University

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November

14

Toledo, Ohio – Today, Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson unveiled the new $150,000 CM Labs Simulator that will train and improve the skill level of all City Heavy Equipment Operators. Using simulators can improve employee productivity and reduce costs. The use of simulators for training lowers equipment fuel costs and reduces wear and tear on expensive […]

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Carrie Russell Hartman - Office of the Mayor, City of Toledo | One Government Center - Suite 2200

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November

6

October Accelerator Grantees Announced

Posted Nov 6th, 2017 by Michelle Carlson  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest

TOLEDO, OH – The Arts Commission is pleased to announce the sixth group of recipients of the Accelerator Grant. This program offers financial support with quick turn-around for local individual artists or artist collectives advancing creative projects and thereby advancing their careers. This grant is available on a monthly application cycle, with deadlines posted on […]

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Michelle Carlson - The Arts Commission

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November

5

5th Annual Holiday Hoopla

Posted Nov 5th, 2017 by Diane Ley  Category: Community Interest, Events

Southview Band Boosters invites you to its 5th Annual Holiday Hoopla Event on Saturday, December 2 from 9AM – 2PM at Sylvania Southview High School (7225. W. Sylvania Avenue). We hold a silent/online auction with tons of unique items:  retail & dining gift cards, attraction tickets, household items, crafts, jewelry and more. We will also […]

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Diane Ley - Southview Band Boosters | 7225 W. Sylvania Avenue | Sylvania, OH 43560

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November

5

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce its December 2017 slate of events. Saturday, December 2 Keeping Our Girls Safe offers a Self Defense Class from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Established in remembrance of Sierah Joughin, the Keeping Our Girls Safe non-profit organization celebrates her life. For more information about the […]

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Helene Sheets - Lourdes University

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November

2

Greece Uncorked! set for November 4, 2017

Posted Nov 2nd, 2017 by Kelly Yakumithis  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest, Events

Cultural event to benefit local charities; The Aurora Project and Noah’s House Toledo, Ohio (October 30, 2017) – Get ready for an evening of Greek food, drinks and entertainment at the fourth annual Greece Uncorked! Greece Uncorked!, organized by Ladies Philoptochos of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017, […]

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Kelly Yakumithis - Greece Uncorked!

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November

2

Toledo, OH- Kick off your holiday season at one of the largest parades in the Midwest, The Blade Holiday Parade in downtown Toledo. Sponsored by Taylor Family Automotive and the Distinguished Clown Corps, the parade will step off at 10 a.m. on Nov. 11, 2017. To mark its 30 th year, the parade will be […]

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Katelin Reinhart - The Blade

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October

31

Toledo, OH -The Toledo Area Humane Society will be hosting a canine influenza vaccination event on November 4th from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. With the recent confirmed cases of the H3N2 canine influenza virus locally, the Toledo Area Humane Society is taking proactive steps to protect the dogs not only here at the shelter, […]

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Kelly Sears - Toledo Area Humane Society | 827 Illinois Avenue | Maumee, Ohio 43537

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October

31

City of Toledo and TPS Launch CO-OP Initiative

Posted Oct 31st, 2017 by Carrie Russell Hartman  Category: Community Interest, Education

Toledo, Ohio. Oct. 24, 2017 – Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson along with Toledo Public Schools’ Superintendent, Dr. Romules Durant and Mr. Don Czerniak, president of Local 7, today announced the creation of a CO-OP program that will allow 18 high school Juniors and Seniors to work at the City of Toledo. The CO-OP program is […]

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Carrie Russell Hartman - Office of the Mayor

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October

31

Arista’s Clayton Birney Bestowed Volunteer Award

Posted Oct 31st, 2017 by Clayton Birney  Category: Community Interest

Clayton Birney of Arista Home Care Solutions was the recipient of the 2017 Esteemed Volunteer Award. The Alzheimer’s Association gave the honor for his work at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. TOLEDO, Ohio — Clayton Birney, co-owner of Arista Home Care Solutions with his wife, Paula, took home the 2017 Esteemed Volunteer Award at the […]

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Clayton Birney - Arista Home Care Solutions | 2620 Centennial Rd., Suite P | Toledo, OH 43617

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October

22

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 12:30 p.m. The McMaster Family Center for Lifelong Learning Main Library 325 Michigan Street, Toledo, Ohio Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:00 p.m. TARPS Facility 130 Knapp Street, Toledo, Ohio Wednesday, October 18, 2017,12:30 p.m. TARPS Facility 130 Knapp Street, Toledo, Ohio (Toledo, Ohio) TARTA is scheduled to hold three public hearings […]

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Steve Atkinson - Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority | 1127 W Central Ave

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October

22

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce its November 2017 slate of events. Wednesday, November 1 Lourdes University offers a High School Financial Aid Night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The event is free and open to all high school seniors and any interested underclassmen along with their families. All students and […]

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Helene Sheets - The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University

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October

22

TARTA Receives Auditor of State Award

Posted Oct 22nd, 2017 by Stacey Clink  Category: Community Interest, General News

(Toledo, Ohio) A recent financial audit of the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority by the Auditor of State’s office has returned a clean audit report. TARTA’sexcellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award. TARTA Comptroller Stacey Clink—director of accounting and financial reporting—stated, “I am very proud of the accomplishment and of the […]

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Stacey Clink - Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority | 1127 W Central Ave

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October

22

Amy’s Allie BOO-TIQUE Event

Posted Oct 22nd, 2017 by Amy Parker  Category: Community Interest, Events

Join us this Thursday, October 26th, 2017 From 4 to 7 pm For fun, fashion, snacks, drinks, and drawings! *a portion of the proceeds from this event are being donated to a family with local ties who experienced loss and devastation from hurricane Irma.

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Amy Parker - Amy's Allie Boutique | 6600 W. Sylvania Avenue | Sylvania, OH 43560

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October

19

Woodlawn Cemetery Tour

Posted Oct 19th, 2017 by Renee  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Community Interest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Renee Jayne, Public Relations Chair (419) 699-1635 Toledo History Museum (419) 215-2437 contactus@toledohistorymuseum.org The Toledo History Museum will present a “Behind the Scenes History Tour” of Toledo’s historic Woodlawn Cemetery, the final resting place of thousands of local residents including industrialists, politicians, social activists and countless other historic figures whose existence […]

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Renee - Toledo History Museum01 Collingwood Blvd | 2001 Collingwood Blvd | Toledo, OH 43602

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October

19

High School Financial Aid Night

Posted Oct 19th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest, Education, Events

Lourdes University offers a High School Financial Aid Night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at our state-of-the-art Franciscan center. The event is free and open to all high school seniors and any interested underclassmen along with their families. All students and parents are welcome regardless if they plan to attend Lourdes University. For more information, […]

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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October

19

How to Save a River: Water Stewardship

Posted Oct 19th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents How to Save a River: Water Stewardship & Related Environmental Land-Use Issues at 7:30 p.m. with Abigail Frost-King, President and Founder of the Save Maumee Grassroots Organization, Inc. The event is free and open to the public as it will be held on the Lourdes University […]

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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October

19

Sharing the Spirit Christmas Buffet and Tree Lighting

Posted Oct 19th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest, Events, Other

Lourdes University presents the Sharing the Spirit Christmas Buffet and Tree Lighting for its students, employees, alumni and families at 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact Sister Barbara Vano, Director of Campus Ministry and Service Learning, at 419-824-3861.

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Julian Johnson - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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October

19

20th Annual Stuff the Truck

Posted Oct 19th, 2017 by Cheri  Category: Community Interest

Come join SeaGate Food Bank in the 20th Annual Stuff the Truck event sponsored by WRQN 93.5 FM at the Walt Churchill’s Markets in Maumee and Perrysburg! Help us pay it forward to our neighbors in need by “stuffing the truck” with turkeys, stuffing, canned veggies, and even cranberries. We will have our trucks at […]

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

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