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December

13

Global Climate Disruption

Posted Dec 13th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

On Tuesday, January 23rd, the Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents Global Climate Disruption: How Do We Know? What Can We Do? with Dr. Andy Jorgensen from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The lecture will be held at the Franciscan Center on the Lourdes University campus and is free and open to the […]

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

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December

13

"Benefits and Opportunities of Engaging in Your Community"

Posted Dec 13th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Lifelong Learning Hot Topic on Friday, January 15th presents “Benefits and Opportunities of Engaging in Your Community” from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. This event will be held on the Lourdes University campus at the Franciscan Center. Emily Avery, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at United Way of Greater Toledo will be the guest […]

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

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December

13

S.O.A.P Awards Ceremony

Posted Dec 13th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Community Interest

The Liberators organization will honor individuals, organizations and students working to end human trafficking in the state of Ohio during its Awards Ceremony from 5 to 9 p.m., at the Franciscan Center located on the Lourdes University campus. For more information, contact Theresa Flores, LSW, MS, Founder of TraffickFree & SOAP (Save Our Adolescents from […]

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

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November

29

Toledo, Ohio – November 21, 2017 – On November 29, 2017, Anita Lopez, Lucas County Auditor will hold a press conference to announce the upcoming dog-licensing season with a focus on encouraging owners of unlicensed dogs to purchase new, 2017-2018 licenses. To help with this effort, the Auditor’s Office; the Toledo Lucas County Public Library; […]

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Anita Lopez - Toledo Lucas County Public Library Locations

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November

29

Gorilla Born at the Toledo Zoo

Posted Nov 29th, 2017 by Shayla Moriarty  Category: Community Interest, Events, Toledo.com

TOLEDO, Ohio – It’s a boy! The Toledo Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a male Western lowland gorilla born late Thursday, Nov. 23 / early Friday, the 24. Mokonzi, (Moh-khan-see) which means governor in Swahili, is baby number three for 23 year old mother, Kitani, and baby number five for 29 year […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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November

28

Honoring Radio Legend Charles "Charlie Chuck" Welch

Posted Nov 28th, 2017 by St. Paul AME Zion Church  Category: Community Interest

St. Paul AME Zion Church-Toledo, OH will be honoring its member, entrepreneur, and legendary Toledo, OH radio personality Mr. W. Charles “Charlie Chuck” Welch this Sunday, December 3, 2017 during the 11:15 am morning worship service at St. Paul AME Zion Church. The church is located at 954 Belmont Avenue, on the corner of Belmont […]

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St. Paul AME Zion Church - St. Paul AME Zion Church | 954 Belmont St. | Toledo, OH 43607

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November

26

Sunshine Is Unveiling Its 2017 Christmas Gift Collection

Posted Nov 26th, 2017 by Sara Wilson  Category: Community Interest

Sunshine Studios is unveiling its 2017 Christmas gift collection, including a new line of beautiful, hand-thrown specialty bowl cozies that all the user to safely warm their food and handle hot contents without burning their hands. The sets are created by resident artists, who work throughout the weekday at the Uptown Maumee studio. Other items […]

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Sara Wilson - Sunshine | 305 Conant St | Maumee, OH 43537

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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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