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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

15

Comedy Hypnotist Michael Night

Posted Nov 15th, 2018 by Mary Lou  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

National Touring Comic Magician and Hypnotist returns to Monroe Famous comic, magician and hypnotist Michael Night will be in Toledo for one show. When Night takes the stage he does a mix of stand-up comedy, mind-bending magic illusions, some very funny ventriloquism and then he opens the stage for people to come up to be […]

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Mary Lou - Michael Night Magic | 1810 CHAMPLAIN ST | TOLEDO, OH 43611

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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

13

Hour of Code

Posted Nov 13th, 2018 by Tami Norris  Category: Education, Technology, Toledo.com

Interested in learning about computer coding, but want to test it out before enrolling for a class? The Hour of Code is an initiative of code.org and is a global movement to introduce coding to people from over 180 countries. Free sessions are held every two weeks at Custom Training Solution’s Advanced Manufacturing Training Center […]

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Tami Norris - Northwest State Community College | 200 West Scott Park Drive | Toledo, OH 43607

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November

13

Shop Small Toledo, an initiative that brings small businesses and shoppers together under one roof, will be held from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at the Seagate Convention Centre, 401 Jefferson Ave. Part of the event’s proceeds will be donated to Read for Literacy, which provides a wide range of […]

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Kari L Bucher - Shop Small Toledo | 5743 Larkhall Drive | Toledo, OH 43614

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November

7

Toledo Symphony today announced that Owens Corning has committed to make a gift of $250,000 to support the Toledo Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA), the new collaboration between the Toledo Symphony and the Toledo Ballet. Owens Corning’s pledge, the first charitable gift for the soon-to-be merged organizations, will be made in two installments in […]

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Allie Dresser - The Toledo Symphony

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November

7

TOLEDO, Ohio – Asmaa Walton has been named the first KeyBank Museum Fellow at the Toledo Museum of Art. Walton, who recently completed her master’s degree in art politics from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, is from Detroit. The KeyBank Museum Fellowship at the Toledo Museum of Art was established in 2014 […]

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Stephanie Elton - The Toledo Museum of Art

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November

7

November 27, 2018 – Giving Tuesday NWO

Posted Nov 7th, 2018 by Cheri Dennis  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Giving Tuesday NWO November 27, 2018 SeaGate Food Bank 526 High St. Toledo, OH 43609 (419) 244-6996 Giving Tuesday is a worldwide day of giving the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year we have dedicated Giving Tuesday to our Project PJ campaign. Help us supply those in need with bedtime items such as pajamas, books, hygiene […]

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Cheri Dennis - SeaGate Food Bank | 526 High St. | Toledo, OH 43609

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November

7

Gallery Exhibit Heirlooms and Holiday Decor

Posted Nov 7th, 2018 by Kate Philabaum  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com

Attachment to antiques can be powerful. Items passed down through family generations, evoke memories, even when their function or value is unknown. HeART Gallery explores these sentimental attachments with an exhibit on Nov. 15-16 titled “What’s In Your Attic: Heirlooms and Holiday Decor”. In an informal “Antiques Road-Show style” exhibit, guests are invited to loan […]

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Kate Philabaum - HeART Gallery | 428 N. Erie Street | Perrysburg 43604

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November

7

Monette Richards, the president of the Center for Inquiry (CFI) NE Ohio chapter, will speak at the November 10th General Meeting of the Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie (SHoWLE). Her talk is titled “So you’ve voted, now what?” will be an interactive talk on how to introduce yourself to your elected officials and make […]

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Douglas Berger - Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie | PO Box 6433 | Toledo, OH 43612

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November

7

Santa Paw Pictures-Golden Retriever Rescue Resource

Posted Nov 7th, 2018 by Lisa Adair  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Take your picture in Santa’s very own sleigh, outside in a natural setting or in another holiday scene. All dogs welcome ! Sunday, November 18th 11am to 3pm at Sylvania VET, 4801 N. Holland Sylvania Road, Sylvania, OH 43560. Mall pictures are OK, but our Santa Paw pictures scream “it’s a golden Christmas”. We invite […]

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Lisa Adair - Golden Retriever Rescue Resource | P O Box 57 | Waterville, OH 43556

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October

24

Accelerator Grant Awarded to Encaustic Artist Beth Genson

Posted Oct 24th, 2018 by Beth Genson  Category: General News, Toledo.com

Beth Genson, a northwest Ohio resident, is the recipient of an Accelerator Grant from The Arts Commission of Toledo. The Accelerator Grant is a competitive program offering financial support with quick turn-around for artists to advance their creative projects, thereby advancing their careers. Genson received the grant for encaustic painting equipment to enable her to […]

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Beth Genson

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October

18

Caring for the Caregiver program

Posted Oct 18th, 2018 by Catharine Harned  Category: General News, Health, Toledo.com

Join the Eleanor N. Dana Cancer Center at The University of Toledo Medical Center to learn management skills for caregivers. Caring for a family member or friend is not easy, nor is it something most of us are prepared to do. It is often stressful, and coping can become extremely challenging. Janet Miller, licensed professional […]

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Catharine Harned - The University of Toledo Medical Center | 3000 Arlington Ave. | Toledo 43614

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October

18

Holiday cheers, music and elegance will be the theme of the evening at The Toledo Symphony League’s Symphony and Snowflakes. The Toledo Symphony League’s winter gala – Symphony and Snowflakes, will take place at the Toledo Club on November 30th at 6:30 with dinner being served at 8:00 pm. This black-tie optional evening will feature […]

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Emily Wagy - Toledo Symphony League | Toledo, OH 43614

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October

18

Heart & Soul’s 15th Annual Halloween at Hensville

Posted Oct 18th, 2018 by Amanda Billegas  Category: Events, Toledo.com

Heart & Soul: Caring for our Community is having it’s 15th Annual Benefit to raise awareness for mental illness and help erase the stigma associated with it, on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 6:30p.m.-9:30 p.m. in The Roost at Hensville at 5/3 Field. Proceeds go toward patient facility upgrades for the Wellness Management & Recovery […]

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Amanda Billegas - Heart & Soul: Caring for Our Community | Toledo, OH

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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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October

13

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce Presents the 33rd Annual Sylvania Fall Festival Presented by Cooper-Smith and Dave White Chevrolet on Sunday, October 21st from 10:00am-4:00pm in Historic Downtown Sylvania. This year’s event is will feature over 170 craft and business booths, 12 food trucks, a Family Fun Zone full of free kids activities including […]

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Michelle Sprott - Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce

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October

13

The city of Toledo received a perfect 2018 Municipal Equality Index score, Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, City Council Member Nick Komives, and Equality Toledo Executive Director Analese Alvarez announced today during a news conference in front of “The Love Wall” in Uptown. The index tracks factors such as employment policies, nondiscrimination laws, city services, and law […]

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Ignazio Messina - City of Toledo

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October

13

Hollywood Gives Food Drive

Posted Oct 13th, 2018 by Cheri  Category: Community Interest, Toledo.com

Hollywood Gives Food Drive will take place every Thursday, in October and November, from 12pm – 9pm. Donate a non-perishable food item to receive a voucher worth between $5 – $5,000 Free SlotPlay®. This years goal is to collect 16,000 lbs of donated non-perishable food items. Click the link below to find out how to […]

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Cheri - Hollywood Casino | 1968 Miami St. | Toledo, OH 43605

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October

13

Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet will host its Amazin’ Grazin’ auction fundraiser from 6-10 p.m. Friday, November 2, at the Pinnacle, 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee. The event includes silent and live auctions with Mexican, Asian and Italian-themed grazing stations and desserts. Cost is $35 per ticket and $240 per table of eight. For tickets or more […]

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June Remley - Maumee Valley Save-A-Pet | 5250 Hill Ave. | Toledo, OH 43465

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