Archive for the ‘General Interests’ Category

July

11

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO) present the 4(19) Festival Aug. 9-11, the fifth in the organizations’ ongoing summer music marathon series. This summer’s festival features four concerts highlighting the works of 19 composers with ties to the Toledo area performed by musicians from the region. […]

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Mike Brice - Toledo Museum of Art

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June

11

Two students and a faculty member from the University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film are currently in Russia for the month of June as part of a study abroad experience at the Moscow Art Theatre. In addition to taking classes with the Theatre, the students, Bailey Flint and Gillian Martin, have received grants […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo

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May

7

ProMedica Hospice and Heartland Hospice Care will host Camp Fearless for children and adolescents who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The free bereavement day camp is open for children ages 6 to 16 and features therapeutic activities, arts and crafts and team building exercises led by a team of professional counselors, hospice […]

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Callie Dudek - ProMedica

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May

3

The Toledo Department of Public Utilities now offers customers the option to “go green” by choosing paperless billing instead of printed statements through the mail. Paperless customers will now receive a $1 credit for each utility statement that is not printed and mailed. Paperless billing customers are notified by email that utility bills are ready […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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May

2

Family-oriented Open House from 10 a.m. – noon; community access to the facility all day. TOLEDO, Ohio – May 2, 2019 – The YMCA of Greater Toledo will offer an open house on Saturday, May 4, as part of its support of the city’s Take It Off, Toledo! wellness and weight loss challenge. Toledo residents […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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April

30

Toledo Public Utilities Director Ed Moore announced a new partnership today with Cherry Street Mission Ministries that will allow students in its call center customer training program to practice their skills at the Engage Toledo call center. “Our Engage Toledo call center handles customer service inquiries for a myriad of different issues and the Cherry […]

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Ignazio Messina - The City of Toledo

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April

25

The Ohio Museums Association (OMA) recognized the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) with three awards at its annual conference held recently in Akron, Ohio. TMA Board Chair Cynthia Thompson was recognized as Museum Advocate of the Year, TMA’s Teen Apprentice Program was named the best Education and Outreach Program and the video Creating Community at […]

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Mike Brice - The Toledo Museum of Art

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April

19

Matt Foss, assistant professor of theatre with The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, has won a national playwrighting award. His adaptation of ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT is the recipient of the Kennedy Center’s David Mark Cohen National Playwriting Award. The play was performed at the University last November. The award […]

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Angela Riddel - The University of Toledo

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April

12

Levis Square Park Improvements

Posted Apr 12th, 2019 by Ignazio Messina  Category: Community Interest, General Interests, General News, Toledo.com

The first phase of improvements to Levis Square Park downtown will begin this weekend by clearing the site for construction. The improvement project will occur in three phases. Phase 1 is funded and will be constructed this summer. It includes replacing sidewalk areas on the east and south sides of the park, adjacent to Riverfront […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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April

9

ProMedica Hospice and Heartland Hospice Care will host Camp Fearless for children and adolescents who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The free bereavement day camp is open for children ages 6 to 16 and features therapeutic activities, arts and crafts and team building exercises led by a team of professional counselors, hospice […]

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Callie Dudek - ProMedica

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April

3

The MDRT Foundation has awarded a $2,500 grant to the Library Legacy Foundation of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library for Family Engagement programming this summer. Through its global grants programs, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building stronger families and communities around the globe. This year, the MDRT Foundation will award over $1 million […]

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Kelsey Cogan - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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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

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

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

4

Lourdes President’s Day Celebration at Tony Packo’s

Posted Feb 4th, 2019 by Briana A. Peters  Category: General Interests, General News

Spend President’s Day – February 18 – at Tony Packo’s in Sylvania as Lourdes University President Mary Ann Gawelek signs an official Tony Packo’s hot dog bun! The event takes place from 4 to 5 p.m. at Tony Packo’s Restaurant at 5822 Alexis Road. The restaurant and event are open to the public. Join Lourdes […]

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Briana A. Peters - Lourdes University

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January

30

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library System has teamed up with NewsGuard to provide library patrons with a news literacy tool to help them assess the reliability of the news and information websites they see online. For the past two years, the Library has been focused on providing Mozilla’s Web Literacy training to both its […]

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Kelsey Cogan - Toledo Lucas County Public Library

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January

14

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to host an ecumenical prayer service, commemoration and panel discussion in honor of the life and legacy of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ebeid Student Center, located in the lower level of Russell Ebeid Hall at […]

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

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December

20

TOLEDO, Ohio – Leaders influence others first by who they are and then by what they do. Toledo Zoo’s volunteer program is considered a leader and model for Zoo’s around the world and recently received several prominent awards for their efforts. The Zoo’s volunteer manager, Bill Davis, recently received the Clean Streams Partner Award from […]

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Shayla Moriarty - The Toledo Zoo

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