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March

21

WHAT: 25th TMACOG Transportation Summit: Air, Road, Rail, and Water – All Modes Lead to Economic Development WHEN: Friday, March 29, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE: Premier Banquet Hall, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd, Toledo WHO: This half-day meeting is attended by elected and appointed officials, transportation planners, and transportation stakeholders. The 2019 Transportation Summit will […]

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Mary Pat McCarthy - Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments

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March

21

With a mile and a half of frontage along the Little Auglaize River, and home to many sensitive species, the 226-acre Little Auglaize Wildlife Reserve is a rare find. The Paulding County property, recently acquired by Black Swamp Conservancy, is one of a few remaining large tracts of unprotected natural habitat in northwest Ohio. The […]

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Julie Pompa - The Black Swamp Conservancy

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March

21

The City of Toledo’s Department of Neighborhood and Business Development is seeking comments on its DRAFT, July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020, One-Year Action Plan to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The One-Year Action Plan is based on the HUD-approved five-year (2015-2020) consolidated plan submitted by the city […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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March

12

On Monday, March 18, the Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) kicks off its 8th annual Have a Heart Restock Drive to supply personal care items to six area outreach pantries: Bethany House, Claver House, Helping Hands of St. Louis, Our Lady of Lourdes Outreach Soup Kitchen, Sylvania Area Family Services and Family House. The drive runs […]

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Laurie Bertke - Sylvania Franciscan Village | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, Ohio 43560

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March

7

2019 City Infrastructure Program Meetings Scheduled

Posted Mar 7th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

The city of Toledo will host six infrastructure program meetings – one in each of the six Council Districts. The meetings will be held as followed: · District 2 6 p.m., March 7 at All Saints Lutheran Church, 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd. · District 3 6 p.m., March 13 at East Toledo Family Center, 1020 Varland […]

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Ignazio Messina

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March

7

15th Annual Spring Craft Show

Posted Mar 7th, 2019 by Mary Jane Perkins  Category: Community Interest, Events

Saturday April 6 10am-3pm Hope United Methodist Church will be hosting this annual show featuring talented crafters from Ohio and Michigan offering an excellent variety of handmade crafts for men, women, and children. You’ll find unique Easter and Mother’s Day gifts at our show…or just pick up something for yourself! Lunch will be available 11-2, […]

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Mary Jane Perkins - Hope United Methodist Church | 4069 W. Sylvania. Ave | Toledo, OH

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March

4

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has appointed John S. Stanley as director of special projects to oversee the Master Plan from design through construction, including project planning, budget development, community engagement, and funding strategies. Stanley will start his new role on March 4. Stanley began his career at TMA in 1979 […]

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Mike Brice - The Toledo Museum of Art

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March

4

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz and ProMedica President and CEO Randy Oostra today announced the creation of a leadership team that will shepherd our community toward implementing quality prekindergarten education for all young Toledo residents. The leadership team is comprised of the city of Toledo, ProMedica, Toledo Public Schools, Washington Local Schools, the United Way of […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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February

19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 02/20/19 11:30 am Tony Packo’s® and their customers team up to support The Salvation Army Toledo, OH: On February 20, 2019, Tony Packo’s will present The Salvation Army with a check for $3,743, raised through the Giving Tuesday, Pickles Against Poverty, and Giving Back Gift Card campaigns which ran in all five […]

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Jimmy Harmon - Tony Packo's

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February

19

Scramble For Food

Posted Feb 19th, 2019 by Brittany  Category: Community Interest

Help us fight childhood hunger and have some fun at The Scramble For Food! MONDAY, July 15, 2019 BELMONT COUNTRY CLUB – Perrysburg Lunch at 11:30 AM • 1 PM Shotgun Awards, Cocktails, Buffet to Follow *Traditional scramble format. *Skill contests. *Beverages on course. *Limited to first 20 teams. ENTRY FEE: $500 per foursome Designed […]

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Brittany - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High Street | Toledo, OH 43609

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February

14

Countdown to Kindergarten at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library is both a kindergarten readiness storytime for kids and a program to inform parents and caregivers of the skills that their children will need when beginning kindergarten. “Kindergarten is a big transition and this program will help parents and children know what to expect as […]

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Kelsey Cogan - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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February

13

Cheap and Chic Event to Benefit Zepf Center Don’t Skirt the Issue on March 2 Who doesn’t love to shop and now you can shop till you drop on March 2nd from 10-4 at the Zepf Wellness Center, 2272 Collingwood. Eight local retailers including Ragazza, Sophia Lustig, Mode Elle, Vivian Kate, Bowinkles, Eden, Fiddlesticks, Meig […]

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Pat Nowak - Zepf Center | 6605 W. Central | Toledo, OH 43617

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February

8

On Monday, March 18, the Sylvania Franciscan Village (SFV) kicks off its 8th annual Have a Heart Restock Drive to supply personal care items to six area outreach pantries: Bethany House, Claver House, Helping Hands of St. Louis, Our Lady of Lourdes Outreach Soup Kitchen, Sylvania Area Family Services and US Together. Individuals are encouraged […]

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Laurie Bertke - Sylvania Franciscan Village | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, Ohio 43560

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February

7

Toledo Zoo Discounts and Coupons

Posted Feb 7th, 2019 by Shayla Moriarty  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio — Need an inexpensive yet entertaining activity to drive away the winter blahs? Your Toledo Zoo is here to help with a half-off admission coupon! The coupon is available online at toledozoo.org now through Friday, March 1 and is redeemable on visits within the same time period. Guests must present the coupon (printed […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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February

7

Toledo, Ohio—Bethany House’s 10th Annual Celebrity Wait Night will take place on Monday, April 8, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Mark your calendar now! The event will take place at The Real Seafood Company and Zia’s at the Docks overlooking downtown Toledo. Local celebrities serve as the Table Waiters and always make for an enjoyable night […]

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Deidra Lashley - Bethany House

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February

7

Lourdes University Alumni Board Presents: Women Together

Posted Feb 7th, 2019 by Nicolas Mayta Canalle  Category: Community Interest

Lourdes University Alumni Board presents their series Women Together, Wednesday, February 20, at the Sylvania Branch Library, 6749 Monroe Street, at 5:30PM. Special guest speaker, Rita N.A. Mansour, will present on the topic of Financial Empowerment. This event is open to the public. $15 per person, or $25 to attend and sponsor a Lourdes University […]

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Nicolas Mayta Canalle - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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February

7

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser at bd’s Mongolian Grill

Posted Feb 7th, 2019 by Nicolas Mayta Canalle  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Lourdes University’s Department of Campus Ministry and the Linking Interest, Needs and Knowledge (LINK) Student Organization hosts its 8th annual Mission Trips fundraiser Tuesday, February 26, at bd’s Mongolian Grill, 5001 Monroe St, at Franklin Park Mall. The event runs from 5p to 8p. This year’s guest grillers include Lourdes University President Dr. Mary Ann […]

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Nicolas Mayta Canalle - Lourdes University | 6832 Convent Blvd. | Sylvania, OH 43560

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February

4

Lourdes University and the Office of Multicultural Services and Diversity presents the annual Black History Month Celebration ‘The Stars Within Us: Black Excellence and the Arts’, with special guest Spoken Word Artist, Ed Mabrey on Thursday, February 28 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Franciscan Center Theater, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. This […]

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Briana A. Peters - Lourdes University

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January

30

Toledo Library Director Announces Retirement

Posted Jan 30th, 2019 by Kelsey Cogan  Category: Community Interest, General News

At the Jan. 24 Toledo Lucas County Public Library Board of Directors meeting, longtime Director Clyde Scoles announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2019. With more than 40 years of experience, Mr. Scoles has dedicated his career to championing Ohio libraries. He has served as Toledo Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) Director since 1985 and […]

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Kelsey Cogan - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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January

30

The Lourdes University Art Department presents Toledo Streets and Scenes: Photography Exhibit and Art Sale on Wednesday, February 6 from 530p to 730p at the Canticle Center, 5335 Silica Dr. in Sylvania. The exhibit features photos taken by vendors of Toledo Streets Newspaper. The event is free and open to the public. Toledo Streets Newspaper […]

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Briana A. Peters - Lourdes University

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