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February

14

MVCDS student Nipun Jayatissa '19 has been selected as a 2018 finalist for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) THINK program, an annual science research and innovation competition for high school students. His research proposal was selected as one of six finalists out of over 175 proposals received from students around the country. He has […]

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Melissa E. Kuhl - Maumee Valley Country Day School

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February

14

TOLEDO, OH – After three years with the Toledo Symphony, Sara Jobin will leave her post as Resident Conductor at the end of the 2017-2018 season. “It has been such a privilege to work with the musicians of the Toledo Symphony Orchestra regularly for these three years,” said Jobin. “Not only are they fantastic musicians, […]

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Felecia Kanney - Toledo Symphony Orchestra

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February

14

Nuestra Gente Community Projects, Inc., is pleased to have launched the city’s first fully Spanish-language FM radio station, WVZC-LP 96.5 FM. The station officially went on the air Dec. 30 and has been broadcasting a steady lineup of Latin favorites and hits, reaching the Spanish-speaking community in most of Toledo, Rossford, and Oregon. “The Latin […]

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Linda Parra - Nuestra Gente Community Projects, Inc. | 154 Chesterfield Ln # 7 | Maumee, OH 43537

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January

31

Lourdes U announces ProMedica Scholarship recipients

Posted Jan 31st, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: Education, General News

(SYLVANIA, OHIO, USA) – Dawn AuBuchon, MS, CRNA, Director of the Lourdes University Master of Science in Nursing Nurse Anesthesia Program (MSN:NAP), is pleased to announce the students who were selected to receive the ProMedica Flower Hospital/McKesson Fund Scholarship. All six graduate students are currently enrolled in the Nurse Anesthesia Program and will receive a […]

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

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January

31

Hometown Coach Scores Touchdown with Packo’s

Posted Jan 31st, 2018 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: Community Interest, General News

Central Catholic athletic director Greg Dempsey will kick off the 2018 bun signing season at Toledo’s most famous eatery Coach Dempsey arrives at the Original Tony Packo’s® on Front St. at 1pm on Tuesday, January 30 to autograph one of the restaurant’s iconic celebrity hot dog buns. The press and public are invited to join […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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January

29

Hometown Coach Scores Touchdown with Packo’s

Posted Jan 29th, 2018 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

Central Catholic athletic director Greg Dempsey will kick off the 2018 bun signing season at Toledo’s most famous eatery Coach Dempsey arrives at the Original Tony Packo’s® on Front St. at 1pm on Tuesday, January 30 to autograph one of the restaurant’s iconic celebrity hot dog buns. The press and public are invited to join […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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January

21

TOLEDO, OH – The Toledo Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce ProMedica as the sponsor of its Classics Series. This sponsorship will go into effect immediately, covering the remainder of this performance season (2017-2018) and will continue through the (2018-2019) performance season, the Toledo Symphony’s 75 th anniversary season and Music Director Alain Trudel’s first […]

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Felecia Kanney - The Toledo Symphony Orchestra

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January

21

Play It Forward Collected Thousands Of Toys

Posted Jan 21st, 2018 by Allison Schroeder  Category: Community Interest, General News

PERRYSBURG, OH (January 19, 2018) From Barbie Dolls to tool benches, Legos to bikes, the 8th Annual Play It Forward Used Toy Drive brought hundreds of people, with thousands of toy donations to Levis Commons last weekend. But the project has just begun! Today, Cousino Restoration is picking up the 30+ pallets of toys from […]

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Allison Schroeder - The Town Center at Levis Commons

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January

1

Lourdes named “Military-Friendly School”

Posted Jan 1st, 2018 by Julian Johnson  Category: Education, General News, Toledo.com

With a mission of making life better for veterans and their spouses by setting the standard for higher education institutions to provide positive opportunities, Victory Media has released the 2018 Military Friendly® Schools list. Now in its 16th year, the Military Friendly® Schools list provides a comprehensive guide for veterans and their families using data […]

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

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December

18

Local Star Wars Illustrator to Appear at Packo’s

Posted Dec 18th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

The Force will be with Toledo’s most famous restaurant when official Star Wars artist and Toledo native Brian Rood signs a hot dog bun and meets his fans at an upcoming event. The Original Tony Packo’s® at 1902 Front St. will welcome Rood on Tuesday, December 19th from 6-7pm. The appearance comes hot on the […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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December

11

Lourdes Announces Flexible Nursing program

Posted Dec 11th, 2017 by Julian Johnson  Category: Education, General News, Toledo.com

Dr. Hollis Hamilton, RN, Dean of the College of Nursing at Lourdes University in Sylvania, OH, is pleased to announce the newly-designed Flexible BSN Program which allows nursing majors to choose the bachelor degree option that best suits their needs. “The College of Nursing created the Flexible BSN program to meet the needs of all […]

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

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November

30

Cakewalkin’ Jass Band Celebrates Anniversary at Packo’s

Posted Nov 30th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

The Cakewalkin’ Jass Band, “Toledo’s oldest New Orleans style jazz band,” will celebrate their fiftieth anniversary at Tony Packo’s®, Toledo’s most iconic restaurant for eighty-five years, with a weekend of hot tunes and cool sounds. The special series of concerts kicks off on Friday, December 8th from 8pm to midnight at Packo’s Original location at […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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November

29

Unison Health Announces Recovery Housing Plans

Posted Nov 29th, 2017 by Kitty Slight  Category: General News

Toledo, OH — For people struggling with an addiction to opioids, the period immediately following the initial detox can make all the difference. Recovery Housing provides people with long-term support, empowering them to adjust to a drug-free lifestyle surrounded by a caring network of peers. Unison Health has announced plans to develop Recovery Housing in […]

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Kitty Slight - Unison Health

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November

29

Packo’s Pickles Against Poverty

Posted Nov 29th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

Tony Packo’s® is proud to announce its partnership with the Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio to support our community and surrounding areas. Packo’s and the Salvation Army will work together throughout the year to raise money to be distributed by the Salvation Army for support of its many services, which are far reaching. “The Salvation […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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November

21

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has completed the first phase of a campaign to build its endowment and remain a vital leader in art education. The first phase of the Polishing the Gem endowment campaign raised $43 million between 2014 and 2017 from generous individuals, foundations and organizations. The fundraising campaign […]

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Stephanie Elton - Toledo Museum of Art

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November

20

Tony Packo’s Announces Partnership with Salvation Army

Posted Nov 20th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News

Tony Packo’s is proud to announce its partnership with the Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio to support our community and surrounding areas. Packo’s and the Salvation Army will work together throughout the year to raise money to be distributed by the Salvation Army for support of its many services, which are far reaching. “The Salvation […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com | 3250 Levis Commons Blvd | Perrysburg, OH 43551-7144

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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

9

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today

Posted Nov 9th, 2017 by Kirsten Ingram  Category: General News, Toledo.com

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today New Standalone App Makes Getting Great Food as Easy as Getting a Ride MEDIA AVAILABILITY UberEATS Toledo General Manager Berry Kennedy will be available for interviews and app demos TODAY ONLY from 2:00-3:00pm at Tony Packo’s (7 S. Superior St). Scott Radel Vice President of Tony Packo’s, will also be […]

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Kirsten Ingram - Toledo.com, OH

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October

31

TPS Superintendent to Sign Bun at Packo’s

Posted Oct 31st, 2017 by Scott Radel  Category: General News

Dr. Romules Durant returns to his native East Side to have his signature placed alongside the hundreds of signed hot dog buns on the walls of Tony Packo’s®, Toledo’s most famous restaurant. The event will occur on Wednesday, November 1st at 5pm at the original Front Street location, and the public and press are invited […]

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Scott Radel - Tony Packo's

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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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