Archive for the ‘General Interests’ Category

November

15

The Kapszukiewicz administration on Tuesday presented Toledo City Council with a plan to move forward with converting streetlights citywide into energy-saving LED lights. “We are beginning the process of changing streetlights to LED and we are working with Toledo Edison on this project,” Toledo Public Services Director Paul Rasmusson said. An ordinance before council requests […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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November

13

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Partners in Education a $3,000 grant to support youth literacy via the Mentors in Toledo Schools program. This grant is part of more than $3.4 million the organization awarded to 915 recipients on August 28, 2018. Awarded annually at the beginning of the academic school year inception, youth […]

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Michelle Klinger - Partners in Education | 1500 N. Superior St., Suite 306 | Toledo, OH 43604

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November

7

Recreation Task Force Report Available

Posted Nov 7th, 2018 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, General Interests, General News

The Kapszukiewicz administration’s Recreation Task Force report has been completed and can be found by clicking here. “I want to thank the task force for its hard work,” Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz said. “This report shows what many in Toledo have already known about our parks – that they are, generally speaking, substandard and we […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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October

13

The City of Toledo today kicked off its 2018 Charitable Giving Campaign to support the United Way of Greater Toledo and Community Shares. The campaign runs through Oct 26. “Many of us as city employees have dedicated ourselves to serving the people of Toledo through a career in public service,” Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz said. “Together, […]

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Ignazio Messina

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September

27

Marc Lautenbach ‘79, President and CEO of Pitney Bowes, and Jon Alexander, film industry visual effects artist with Lucasfilm Ltd., will speak to students on September 28 as part of the 2018 Alumni Speaker Series. Lautenbach, successful as the North America Managing Partner of IBM, brought his experience to struggling postal industry giant Pitney Bowes […]

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Juli Snyder - St. John's Jesuit

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September

19

OhioDance, Ohio’s leading professional organization supporting dance activities will be in residence at Toledo School for the Arts this September. The residency focuses on learning about dance developments taking place in the state of Ohio, and within the Toledo Area. During the residency students will work with guest artist, Michael Lang from the Toledo Ballet. […]

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David Saygers - Toledo School for the Arts

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September

18

The Fair Housing Center and the Ohio Diversity Council are hosting the Ohio Fair Housing Summit on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel in Toledo, OH. The all-day summit will draw stakeholders from various sectors across the state to highlight the role of fair housing in fostering […]

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Sarah Jenkins - The Fair Housing Center | 432 N. Superior Street | Toledo, OH 43604

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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

The National Museum of the Great Lakes will be open to the public on Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018, from 10am-5pm. In recognition of labor organizations, we are admitting current and retired union members with proper union identification, into the museum for FREE. This discount applies to the individual only. NMGL will resume its […]

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Anna Kolin - National Museum of the Great Lakes

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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

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

3

TOLEDO, OH — Does working on the computer make you feel uncomfortable? Does your lack of email and social media make it hard to apply for a job? This is the course for you. Through a grant from LISC, Custom Training Solutions a Division of Northwest State Community College at the University of Toledo Scott […]

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Tami Norris - Northwest State Community College | 200 West Scott Park Drive | Toledo, OH

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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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June

21

Rx for Laughter

Posted Jun 21st, 2018 by Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti  Category: Events, General Interests

Instructor: Barbara Mauter Wednesday, June 27 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Cost: $17 members; $29 non-members Studies have shown that laughter can actually improve your health! Evidence shows that laughter establishes – or restores – a positive emotional climate and a sense of connection between people. Some researchers believe the major function of laughter is […]

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Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti - Lourdes University | Sylvania, OH 43560

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May

15

Cops and Rodders Car and Bike Show

Posted May 15th, 2018 by diane miscannon  Category: General Interests

The Toledo Police Museum’s Annual Cops and Rodder Car and Bike Show will be held Sunday, June 24, 2018 (Raindate July 1, 2018) from 9am to 2pm. The museum is located at 2201 Kenwood Blvd, Toledo, in scenic Ottawa Park. Music will be provided by Crusin’ Zeake. Free coffee and donuts. Great door prizes and […]

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diane miscannon - Toledo Police Museum | 2201 Kenwood Blvd | Toledo, OH 43606

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April

17

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library was selected as the 2018 winner of the Award for Excellence in Reference and Adult Services, sponsored by ReferenceUSA, for the Living Better, Spending Smarter page. As a one-stop shop for personal finance, investment and referral information for northwest Ohio, Living Better, Spending Smarter was developed in collaboration by […]

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Leighann Wood - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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April

17

The Arts Commission announces three new full-time Americorps positions to lead community engagement work in two downtown-area neighborhoods: Uptown and Englewood. Ideal candidates will have a background in the arts, an interest in community-based arts and equitable neighborhood revitalization. Application deadline is April 22. Find more information in the attached description below or on our […]

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Ryan Bunch - The Arts Commission

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March

6

Toledo, OH – Partners in Education, an organization dedicated to enhancing student success through community engagement, is proud to announce a partnership with Family House Shelter, which provides homeless families in crisis with comprehensive housing and services. Throughout February and early March, Partners in Education will bring their All in for Kindergarten series to the […]

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Michelle Klinger - Partners in Education | 500 N. Superior St., Suite 306 | Toledo, OH 43604

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March

6

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering fun, hassle-free summer day trips. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions, food, transportation, taxes and tips. To make reservations, call 419-824-3707 or email lifelong@lourdes.edu. Birthplace of Inventions Wednesday, June 20 Cost: $99 for members; $114 for nonmembers Bus departs from Lourdes […]

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Helene Sheets - The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning Program

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March

6

2nd Annual NCSW Celebration Planned

Posted Mar 6th, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: General Interests

Lourdes University, Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, and Sylvania Franciscan Village plan weeklong celebration of National Catholic Sisters Week National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW) takes place each year from March 8-14. During that week, women religious are honored through various events that instruct, enlighten and bring greater focus to the lives of these incredible […]

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

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