Press Releases - Other


Jan 14

2020 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Award Winner Announced

St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Volunteer to be Awarded a Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Award by The Diocese of Toledo For immediate release: 10/13/2020, contact Lydia Ellinwood, St. Patrick of Heatherdowns, lydia.ellinwood@toledostpats.org Kennedy ...

Posted By: Lydia | Category: Other



Nov 25

Georgette’s: From Children’s Home to Coffee House

We are a proud member of Sunshine Communities, helping people with developmental disabilities live their lives independently. Our coffee warms our bellies and our hearts. We have delicious baked goods and savory sandwiches. Ever wonder how ...

Posted By: Anna Wilson | Category: Other



Sep 24

8 Ways to Support People with Disabilities

People with disabilities, young, old, and in between, all want the same thing: to feel included. A sense of belonging and integration is vital to every person across the globe, especially those with disabilities. When that sense of belonging is ...

Posted By: Sara Wilson | Category: Other



Sep 18

St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church 55th Anniversary

55th Anniversary This Sunday September 22nd please join St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Celebrating the Feast of St. Matthew’s and the 55th Anniversary of our church at this location. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church 5240 Talmadge ...

Posted By: Cindy Hayes | Category: Other



Sep 13

4th Annual BG Zombie Mud Run

The Bowling Green Parks & Recreation Department and the Bowling Green High School DECA students are collaborating again to bring the 4th Annual BG Zombie Mud Run to the Bowling Green Obstacle Trail located behind the BG Community Center at 1245 ...

Posted By: Ivan Kovacevic | Category: Other



Aug 27

TMA Grant from Hearst Foundations Increases Access for Area Youth

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been awarded a $100,000 culture grant from the Hearst Foundations to expand its Teen Leaders program and reimagine art out of school experiences for youth, increasing access to free, high-quality visual art ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Other



Aug 20

The Arts Commission Welcomes New Additions to Staff

The Art Commission is pleased to announce staff changes with the transition of Jordan Buschur, formerly Marketing Coordinator, to the role of Artist Services Coordinator and the new appointment of Malena Caruso as Marketing Coordinator. In the past ...

Posted By: Malena Caruso | Category: Other



Aug 16

UToledo Theatre Professor's Work Plays in Chicago

Assistant professor of Theatre for The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, Matt Foss’ adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque’s classic novel, “All Quiet on the Western Front” will receive its professional ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Other



Jul 23

Advocate for Support for Programs

Ohio Delegates Carolyn King (Powell), Dexter Vaughan (Middlefield) , Amy Pulles (Pickerington), David Monder (Hilliard), Laura Schwartz (Powell) and Sherry Williams (Bexley) joined delegates from across the country for the fourteenth annual Prevent ...

Posted By: Taylor Elder | Category: Other



Jul 11

Sylvania Franciscans offer Mini-Franciscan Pilgrimages

The Sylvania Franciscan Sisters will host “Mini-pilgrimages” on the Franciscan campus in Sylvania on Thursday, August 8, Thursday, September 19 and on Thursday, October 1, 2018. The pilgrimage and tour will take place from 10:00 am until ...

Posted By: Teri Bockstahler | Category: Other



Mar 25

Human Trafficking Awareness Event Comes to Lourdes University

L.I.N.K. (Linking Interest, Need & Knowledge) and the STOP (Stop Trafficking of Persons) Committee present The S.O.A.P (Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution) Project, Saturday, April 6 in the Franciscan Center 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania from ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Other



Mar 15

Buckeye Community Arts Networks Presents: “Life Through Art.”

Buckeye Community Arts Network (BCAN) presents The 2nd Annual BCAN Showcase, Wednesday, April 3, at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania, from 7p to 9p. Doors open at 530pm. The event is hosted by Brigette Burnett, host of Daily ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Other



Mar 12

One of only 250 Ford GTS delivered in Maumee

Michael Murray was chosen by Ford (only 250 worldwide) to purchase a Ford GT ($500,000). His GT is arriving March 14th between 11am and noon. We are hosting a delivery party at the brand new build Brondes Ford Lincoln of Maumee. It’s an ...

Posted By: Sonja Smith | Category: Other



Jan 11

“Golf Ball Drop” to benefit Gray Wolves Golf Teams

On Thursday, January 17 at 3 p.m., a Golf Ball Drop will provide lots of fun while supporting the Lourdes University’s men’s and women’s golf teams. The fundraiser takes place behind the Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center, 6737 ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Other



Nov 15

Mystery of the Christmas Star returns to Lourdes University

The Mystery of the Christmas Star, a holiday favorite, is returning to the Appold Planetarium to delight audiences this December.Admission prices for The Mystery of the Christmas Star are $5 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. The ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Other



Sep 07

IDEAL IMAGE - Guest Appreciation Week

Monday through Sunday September 17th-22nd 10 am to 6 pm daily Treat yourself to the latest in CoolSculpting fat reduction, anti-aging treatments like Ultherapy and BBL, our portfolio of wrinkle relaxers, dermal fillers and Kybella, as well as the ...

Posted By: Kristen Collins | Category: Other



Aug 29

Free Fall RV Show at the Shops of Fallen Timbers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For Information Contact Dave Brown (419) 882-7572 FALL RV SHOW AT THE SHOPS OF FALLEN TIMBERS The Northwest Ohio RV Dealers present their Free Fall RV Show, September 7-9, 2018 at The Shops at Fallen Timbers in Maumee. This ...

Posted By: David Brown | Category: Other



Aug 07

TIAMBC Mass Choir presents Movie Nite

The Indiana Avenue Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir Presents Movie Nite - A Double Feature “I Can Only Imagine” & “A Question of Faith” August 31st, 2018 Doors open at 5 pm At the Maumee Indoor Theatre 601 Conant St, ...

Posted By: Sidney Starks | Category: Other



Jul 12

Lourdes offers All-In-One Enrollment Fair

Lourdes University is once again offering an All-In-One Undergraduate Enrollment Fair on Monday, August 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Russell Ebeid Hall, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.During the event, individuals looking to enroll can:· ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Other



Jun 27

Lucas County Land Bank accepts donation of former St. Anthony’s church from Catholic Diocese of Toledo

The Lucas County Land Bank has agreed to accept the donation of the former St. Anthony’s church from the Catholic Diocese of Toledo. After entering into a donation agreement, the Land Bank expects to acquire the former church in the coming ...

Posted By: Joshua Murnen | Category: Other



Jun 27

Effects of Vatican II on the Catholic Church

Instructor: Paul Mueller Tuesdays, July 10, 17, 24 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: $43 members; $55 non-members The Second Vatican Council (1962-1965) changed the Catholic Church deeply in many ways. Examine the council and the changes it brought ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Other



Jun 21

The Franciscan Center announces July events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the July slate of events. Monday, July 2The Jewish Federation of Greater Toledo presents Fanny’s Journey, the third film of the 6th Annual Toledo Jewish Film Festival. Showtime ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Other



May 29

Maumee River Water Trail Dedication Wednesday

The Maumee River, from the Indiana border to Maumee Bay, is Ohio’s newest designated Water Trail, and the first in northwest Ohio. A dedication ceremony and announcement is planned for: Wednesday, May 16 at 11 a.m.Farnsworth Metropark - Boat ...

Posted By: Scott Carpenter | Category: Other



May 08

Center of Visual Expertise announces new appointment

TOLEDO, OHIO– The Center of Visual Expertise (COVE) has named safety industry executive ColinDuncan as a managing director. The addition of Duncan strengthens the leadership capability andexpertise COVE provides its clients as it introduces ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Other



Mar 06

Toledo Museum of Art announces two curatorial staff promotions

TOLEDO, Ohio –The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has promoted two long-serving staff members to new positions in the collections and curatorial departments. In December 2017 Andrea Gardner was named director of collections, and Halona Norton ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Other



Mar 06

14th Annual Spring Craft Show

This annual show features talented crafters from Ohio and Michigan offering an excellent variety of handmade crafts for men, women, and children. Think spring, and pick up something for Easter and/or Mother's Day. Lunch will be available 11-2, as ...

Posted By: Mary Jane Perkins | Category: Other



Jan 21

Lourdes Lifelong Learning offers spring day trips

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is once again offering fun, hassle-free day trips in 2018. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions and bus fare, where applicable. The Music of Chick ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Other



Jan 21

Lourdes University to participate in the "March for Life"

Four Lourdes University students will travel with Sister Barbara Vano, OSF, Lourdes University Director of Campus Ministry and Service Learning, to participate in the 2018 March for Life in Washington, D.C.. The Lourdes group will depart from the ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Other



Dec 13

Toledo Museum of Art welcomes Patricia O’Toole as new Director of Finance

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announces that Patricia L. O’Toole has been hired to be the Museum’s director of finance. O’Toole began her appointment at TMA Dec. 11, 2017. In this role she will oversee the ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Other



Oct 19

CWS Completes Security Film Installation - Long Island School

BELLMORE, N.Y. — Commercial Window Shield has completed a safety and security window film installation project at a New York state school district. The project involved installing a 21-mil clear film with a perimeter wet glaze attachment ...

Posted By: Riley Morris | Category: Other