Press Releases


Nov 24

Stand Up Comedian and Toledo Resident Releases Debut Novel

Steve Sabo, 48, a Toledo resident for twenty years has been a long time touring comedian. In March, when Covid caused most businesses to shut down, he found himself unable to tour and stuck at home. Instead of waiting for things to go back to ...

Posted By: Steve Sabo | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 19

FamilyWize and United Way 2-1-1 Saved $300,000+ on Prescriptions

In partnership with United Way 2-1-1, FamilyWize, a free, pharmacy discount card program helped 4,515 individuals across Lucas, Ottawa and Wood County save $300,043 on essential medications this year. “With Open Enrollment currently upon us ...

Posted By: Unknown | Category: Community Interest



Nov 19

Giving Tuesday is Creating Waves of Hope for Great Lakes History

The National Museum of the Great Lakes has officially launched their 2020 Giving Tuesday campaign meant to create awareness of their mission, reduce financial burdens due to the pandemic, and generate waves of hope in support of Great Lakes History. ...

Posted By: Kate Fineske | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 19

Museum Hosts “Christmas Tree Ship” to Spark Holiday Spirit, Support Children and Families in Need

On November 23, 1912, the schooner Rouse Simmons sank while carrying Christmas trees. Known as the Christmas Tree Ship, her captain, Herman E. Schuenemann (a.k.a. “Captain Santa”), was known for giving trees to families in need. This is ...

Posted By: Kate Fineske | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 18

Local Agency Completes Transition from Generalist to Specialist

TOLEDO, OH, November 18, 2020 – RP Marketing, a 27-year-old Toledo-area branding, marketing and public relations agency, has completed its transition from a generalist firm working across manufacturing, foodservice, healthcare and the arts, to ...

Posted By: Emily Zarecki | Category: Business



Nov 17

HEAVY Beer Company Thirsts For Adventure - Toledo Brewery To Provide Amazing Experiences Alongside Great Beer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Eric Strayer 419.704.7796 [email protected] HEAVY Beer Company Thirsts For Adventure Toledo Brewery To Provide Amazing Experiences Alongside Great Beer Toledo, OH— 11/17/2020 —The newest brewery in ...

Posted By: Joanne Frahn | Category: Community Interest



Nov 17

Limiting Your Exposure? Use Way Library's Curbside Service

Way Public Library offers Curbside Pickup service in the library parking lot for anyone who would like to receive contactless delivery of library materials. All physical library materials, including but not limited to books, books on CD, Playaways, ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 16

St. Paul's Lutheran Church Announces Nativity Festival

Type Press Release Information Here The Nativity Festival at St Pauls Lutheran Church, will open on Thanksgiving Day through Dec 19, Thursdays and Fridays 4-7 pm and Saturdays 12-3pm. Guests can expect to see more than 100 nativities from around ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Community Interest



Nov 16

Finding the Light that Frees Us from Fear

"Finding the Light that Frees Us from Fear" is the title of a free livestreamed public talk to be presented on Sunday afternoon, November 22nd, at 2 PM, with online access at: ChristianScienceNWO.org. Speaker Alex Fischer, a Christian Science ...

Posted By: Gary Levey | Category: Events



Nov 09

"TFAS100+3" Community Choice Award Winner Announced & Additional Artist Talks Scheduled

Events in conjunction with “TFAS100+3” exhibit at 20 North Gallery Toledo, OH—November 9, 2020. TFAS100+3 Community Choice Award Winner: On Saturday, November 7, at the November Toledo Federation of Art Societies (TFAS) ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 05

Scouting for Food - Stuff the Tent

Type Press Release Information Here For Immediate Release Stuff the Tent! Scouting for Food 2020 Scout troops and Cub Packs in the City of Sylvania are joining together to conduct our Scouting For Food drive this fall. The need for food is ...

Posted By: Allen Ellett | Category: Community Interest



Nov 04

St. John's Jesuit High School & Academy Publishes New Mobile App for Enhanced Communications

Toledo, Ohio--St. John’s Jesuit High School & Academy (SJJ) published a new iPhone/Android app that gives school administrators the ability to communicate with parents, staff and students directly on their phones with instant alerts, ...

Posted By: Brian Grinonneau | Category: Education



Nov 02

"The Encaustic Medium - Three Artists' Perspectives" Artist Talks & Demonstration

Artist talks and demonstration presented by Toledo Federation of Art Societies at 20 North Gallery Toledo, OH—November 2, 2020. On Sunday, November 8, from 2 to 4 p.m., Toledo Federation of Art Societies (TFAS) will host a session of ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 22

Salvation Army Hosts 7th Annual Red Kettle Run 5K

SALVATION ARMY HOSTS 7th ANNUAL RED KETTLE RUN 5K Toledo, OH (October 22, 2020) – The Salvation Army is pleased to be hosting the 7th Annual Red Kettle Run 5K from November 7th through the 14th, in a virtual capacity this year. This event ...

Posted By: Jaci Bugaj | Category: Events



Oct 22

The Toledo Humane Society is at CAT-PACITY!

Fall in love with your forever friend this autumn – the Toledo Humane Society is filled to the brim with potential forever friends calling your name! Kitten season has slowed but is still nowhere near ending, and the THS is completely FULL ...

Posted By: Morgan Korecki | Category: Community Interest



Oct 20

The Federal Aerospace Institute opens at Toledo Express Airport

MEDIA ALERT WHO: The Federal Aerospace Institute (FAI) WHAT: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Grand Opening WHEN: Thursday, October 22nd, 2020 3:00 pm WHERE: The Federal Aerospace Institute 11371 W. Airport Service Rd. ...

Posted By: Brad McDonald | Category: Education



Oct 20

Child and Adult Care Food Program Public Media Release - Fiscal Year 2021

CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM PUBLIC MEDIA RELEASE - FISCAL YEAR 2021 Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) sponsors are required to send a public release announcing the availability of meals to a media outlet in the institution’s ...

Posted By: Fatima Abdelkarim | Category: Education



Oct 01

Show Appreciation for Teachers with Random Acts of Ice Cream

School looks a little different this year, and to show gratitude for the educators and support staff who are teaching our nation’s youth while navigating these new challenges, Midwest-made Hudsonville Ice Cream is seeking nominations for its ...

Posted By: Jamie Bigelow | Category: Community Interest



Sep 28

New Startup, List Social, Set to Change the Way Local Homes are Sold

Contact: Aaron Jennings 419-708-4160,www.thelistsocial.com Community Director, [email protected] Toledo Region/South East Michigan August 1st, 2020: New startup, List Social, set to change the way local homes are sold by providing ...

Posted By: Aaron Jennings | Category: Business



Sep 23

100 Year Old Toledo Company Expands To Nashville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE After 100 years in business, Miller Diversified, a family-owned commercial real estate and construction company from Northwest Ohio, will be expanding into the Nashville market. Founded in 1920, Miller Diversified started ...

Posted By: Carolyn Byard | Category: Business



Sep 17

Habitec Security Gives Back with Donations to 22 Local Charities

During August, Habitec Security turned to its customers and employees to nominate deserving non-profit organizations for donations as part of their Habitec Cares program. Habitec originally planned to donate $5,000 to some of the nominated ...

Posted By: Kaitlin Alzapiedi | Category: Community Interest



Jul 08

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month With Free Ice Cream Giveaways From Hudsonville Ice Cream

Sweetest Summer Ever giveaway awards three winners each week July is National Ice Cream Month and Hudsonville Ice Cream is celebrating the holiday with free ice cream giveaways for the next three weeks of the month as part of its Sweetest Summer ...

Posted By: Teddy Wingert | Category: Community Interest



Jun 29

Celebrate Fourth of July at Lakeside Chautauqua

Lakeside, Ohio –Lakeside Chautauqua’s Fourth of July celebration has been modified to maintain the safety of our guests, residents, staff and community. The new schedule provides safe social distancing, while maintaining social closeness ...

Posted By: Elizabeth Fantozzi | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 25

Call for Artists - ¡Creativo! Exhibition

Owens Community College’s Walter E. Terhune Art Gallery and the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center invite artists and the community to enter their work in our 3rd Annual exhibit ¡Creativo! The exhibition will take place in Heritage ...

Posted By: Shelby Stoots | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 22

Next Walk With a Doc Event - July 11, 2020

Dr. Murthy Gokula, founder of Stay Home I Will, is encouraging Toledo residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc, a health program that brings doctors and patients together to walk on the 2nd Saturday of every month at ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Health



Jun 17

Press Club of Toledo Announces 2020 Touchstone Awards Date

Type Press Release Information Here The Press Club of Toledo is pleased to announce the 2020 Touchstone Awards are scheduled to take place Wednesday, October 21 at the Belvedere Room at the Toledo Club. This year’s speaker will be Dr. ...

Posted By: Kathy Jex | Category: Community Interest



Jun 15

Toledoans say the Pandemic is NOT over, but begin return to public places

Local Research Firm Finds That NW Ohioans Say the Pandemic is NOT over but are Returning to Public Places Press Release Contact Name: Lori Mitchell Dixon, PhD, President of Great Lakes Marketing Research Press Release Contact Email: [email protected] ...

Posted By: Victoria Scarberry | Category: Business



Jun 10

Benefit for the Barn - Online for 2020

Serenity Farm Equestrian Center has moved Benefit for the Barn online for 2020. This virtual auction will take place in two parts, with Part I going live June 15th. Like so many other non-profits, Serenity Farm has been struggling to with changes ...

Posted By: Amanda Cajka | Category: Events



Jun 06

Outdoor Yoga with Goats & Alpacas

Saturday, June 13, 10-11 am Register ASAP as space will be limited. Register HERE Fee $20 Rain date: 6/14 Meet us in the pasture while alpacas leisurely roam around you! Later in the class, little goats Bugsy, Hooper, Quincy, and ...

Posted By: Jenn McCullough | Category: Health



Jun 05

20 North Gallery Artist Demonstration: Watercolor Painting by Aaron S. Bivins

Around the Corner artist Aaron S. Bivins presents painting demonstration at 20 North Gallery Downtown gallery celebrates Bivins’ solo exhibit of abstract work with interactive reception Toledo, OH—June 5, 2020. On ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment