Archive for the ‘Community Interest’ Category

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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July

23

Six Months After Moving in, New Walbridge Neighbors Brighten

Posted Jul 23rd, 2018 by Sara Wilson  Category: Community Interest

WALBRIDGE – Just six months after moving into Walbridge, the men and women of Sunshine Communities have been busy connecting with their new neighbors — delivering lunch-time meals to senior citizens, planting flowers around St. Jerome Catholic Church, tending animals at the Wood County Humane Society, and cleaning up trails at several area parks. These […]

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Sara Wilson - Sunshine | 7223 Maumee Western Road | Maumee, OH 43537

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July

19

Giving Beds to Children in Need – Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Posted Jul 19th, 2018 by Michael Horvath  Category: Community Interest

The Maumee Valley chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP) is taking applications for beds. Children between age 3 and 17 who do not have a bed and live in Northwest Ohio are eligible to receive a free bed, complete with mattress, sheets, comforter, and pillow. You can request beds for your family or you […]

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Michael Horvath - Sleep in Heavenly Peace | Maumee Valley | Northwest, OH

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July

19

Music in the Meadow

Posted Jul 19th, 2018 by Nikki Schultt  Category: Community Interest

Your invited to a FREE outdoor concert! Please bring a chair or blanket and listen to musical guest John Pickle. Story Point Food Truck will be onsite with food available for purchase. Wednesday, July 25th, 5-7PM at Spring Meadows Nursing and Rehab Centre, 1125 Clarion Ave, Holland OH 43528.

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Nikki Schultt - Spring Meadows Nursing and Rehab Centre | 1125 Clarion Ave | Holland, OH 43528

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July

12

Toledo, OH – The Toledo Area Humane Society is partnering with six local Chipotle locations for a special Cause and Effect Fundraising Day on Thursday, July 26th. Last year’s fundraising day raised nearly $7,000 for the animals here at TAHS. That is why the Toledo Area Humane Society (TAHS) is happy to announce that they […]

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Abbey Hall - Toledo Area Humane Society

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July

12

Getting Ahead Helps Staff Map Out a Better Life

Posted Jul 12th, 2018 by Sara Wilson  Category: Community Interest

For the nation’s 4.5 million Direct Support Professionals, debt, family tensions, oreven a flat tire can disrupt their ability to provide the highest-quality care to men, women and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. A21-session Getting Ahead in the Workplace course is part of the national Bridges Out of Poverty curriculum, and it’s helping staff […]

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Sara Wilson - Sunshine | 7223 Maumee Western Road | Maumee, OH 43537

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June

27

The “Downtown Sylvania Under the Lights” project was recently recognized as the cover photo in a national publication. A photo of Downtown Sylvania’s Christmas lighting project was featured on Bronner’s annual Commercial Display catalogue. The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce completed the project in the fall of 2017. Strings of lights were hung between buildings […]

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Michelle Sprott - The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce

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June

27

The Fair Housing Center and the Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) are pleased to announce a joint effort to ensure public housing programs and services are accessible for persons with disabilities. A three-year agreement paves the way for LMHA residents to benefit from improved processes for accommodations and modifications in their homes that are medically […]

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Sarah Jenkins - The Fair Housing Center

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