Press Releases


Jul 09

Kaleidoscope of Quilts - 7/12 and 7/13

We are getting very excited about our upcoming quit show July 12th and 13th at the Sylvania Exhibition center at Tan-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Ave, Sylvania, OH. We are looking forward to having over 200 quilts along with vendors selling their sewing ...

Posted By: Janet Veith | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 28

Brandon Sehlhorst Named Commissioner of Economic Development

Brandon Sehlhorst, senior manager, site selection, for the Regional Growth Partnership, will be the commissioner of economic development for the city of Toledo effective July 8, Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz announced today. “Brandon is extremely ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Jun 28

ProMedica Community Events in July

TOLEDO, Ohio, June, 2019 – ProMedica will offer the following community events in July: AromatherapyDiscuss the special ways that essential oils can be used for everyday health and wellness. This program is free to people with a cancer ...

Posted By: Callie Dudek | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 28

Toledo Museum of Art awarded grant from Toledo Community Foundation to expand Teen Leaders program

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Toledo Community Foundation to expand TMA’s Teen Leaders program to open applications to youth from schools across Toledo.“The Teen Leaders ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 28

Free Senior Aquatic Exercise Program

The Free Senior Aquatic Exercise Program, co-sponsored by the city of Toledo and the YMCA of Greater Toledo, will begin at both pools next week - Navarre Pool, 1001 White St., on Tuesdays, and Willys Pools, 1375 Hillcrest Ave., on Wednesdays. The ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Events



Jun 26

Lucas County Democratic Party Considers Applications for Toledo City Council District Three

After many decades of dedicated service to Northwest Ohio, Toledo City Councilman Peter Ujvagi has decided not to run for re-election. There is, therefore, no endorsed Democratic candidate for Toledo City Council District Three. However, the Lucas ...

Posted By: Kurt Young | Category: Community Interest



Jun 26

THD Motor Night Car, Truck, and Bike Show

Contact: Brittinee Huntley, Marketing Director, 419-346-2055 toledohdmarketing@gmail.com THD Motor Night Car, Truck and Bike Show to benefit Sleep in Heavenly Peace Toledo, June 26, 2019 – Toledo Harley-Davidson is excited to invite ...

Posted By: Brittinee Huntley | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 26

“Steele Painting” Western Landscape at 20 North Gallery

20 North Gallery opens “Steele Painting” Solo exhibition of Western landscape paintings by John Steele Toledo, OH—June 26, 2019. On Friday, July 12, 20 North Gallery will open “Steele Painting,” an exhibition ...

Posted By: Condessa Croninger | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 21

Toledo Library Accepting Gift Shop Vendor Proposals

Join Sarnies Cafe and be part of the Downtown Renaissance!The countdown is on for the opening of the renovated Main Library. The Toledo Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) is requesting proposals from vendors interested in leasing space to operate a ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 20

Mayor Kapszukiewicz Testifies on House Bill 252

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, vice chairman of the Lucas County Land Bank, testified today before the House Economic and Workforce Development Committee in support of House Bill 252, which creates a $50 million fund in Ohio to help land banks ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Jun 19

Mud Hens Trainer Named to 2019 Triple-A All-Star

TOLEDO, OH- Toledo Mud Hens Athletic Trainer Chris McDonald will join the Field Staff for the 2019 Ronald McDonald House Charities Triple-A All-Star Game. The 32nd annual contest will take place at Southwest University Park in El Paso, Texas on ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Community Interest



Jun 19

Honor Our Fathers / Honor Our Planet: Celebration Walk

June 22, 1:00-2:30pm "The Earth is what we all have in common." Wendell Barry. Joe’s Yoga & Fitness invites all to join in community for a Father's Day/Summer Solstice Celebration Walk to appreciate and remember ALL our Fathers past, ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Community Interest



Jun 19

Constellations by Nick Payne

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre are proud to present a summer collaboration with the area premiere of an infinite love story: “Constellations” by Nick Payne. "Constellations" has performances on June 21 and 22 ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Walker Tavern Historic Site/Brooklyn, MI. Event June 26

Tea with Clara Wednesday, June 2, 2019, 1 to 3pm $10/child; one adult may accompany each child for free. Additional adults $6 Ages 5 - 15 Register today at: Michigan.gov/walkertavern Clara and Henry Ford-yes, THE HENRY FORD-visited Walker Tavern ...

Posted By: Laurie Bolak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Glass City Improv Presents: The Rumble

This Friday, June 21st, Glass City Improv debuts its newest show, The Rumble. Teams of 3 compete in 10-minute sets to be crowned the champs! Audience votes for the winner. You’ll also get to see the debut of Glass City Improv’s brand ...

Posted By: Diana | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Way Library presents Doug Brinkley on July 10

New York Times best-selling author and Perrysburg High School graduate Douglas Brinkley will speak about his most recent best-selling book, American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race, on Wednesday, July 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the ...

Posted By: Lisa Richard | Category: Events



Jun 19

Presentation on Prohibition at Way Library - June 26

The 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 18th Amendment was marked earlier this year. It prohibited the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcoholic beverages anywhere in the United States. Way Library announces a special presentation, ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

CFA All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show This show consists of the exhibition and judging of cats & kittens throughout the weekend. Meet the breeds! Fun for cat lovers of all ages! July 27 & 28, 2019 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Taylor Sportsplex ...

Posted By: Cathy Hawley | Category: Events



Jun 19

June Running Clinic

New to running? Aren't running as well as you'd like? Recovering from a running injury? Refine your running technique at the Run With Joe - POSE Running Clinic: * Run faster with less energy! * Best your PR! * Reduce joint stress and avoid injury! ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Events



Jun 19

St. Lucas Lutheran Church Organ Console Dedication Concert

St. Lucas Lutheran Church presents Organ Console Dedication Concert June 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm 745 Walbridge AVE. Toledo, OH 43609 Featuring Organists: Michael Schreffler, David Hufford, Jim Bischoff, and Jamie Dauel Enjoy a post-concert wine and ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Events



Jun 14

GM Partners with Owens to Chart Debt-Free Path for In-Demand Auto Tech Jobs

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP – General Motors Co. (GM) has chosen Owens Community College as one of seven community colleges in Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania to launch its GM Dealer Technician Scholarship, a program that can help students graduate ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Education



Jun 14

Toledo Library Receives Donation

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library received a special donation with items significant to the Tuskegee Institute as well as local African-American history. The items were recently donated to the Library’s Local History and Genealogy ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

Toledo Museum of Art honored with Civic Improvement Commendation

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Garden Club of America presented the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) with a CivicImprovement Commendation for TMA’s commitment to exploring and implementing green and energy-efficient practices on its extraordinary campus. ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

David Victor Formerly of Boston Headlines Civic Music Hall

As a former vocalist/guitarist for the multi-platinum band Boston, David Victor performed on back-to-back North American tours and recorded a #1 charting classic rock single “Heaven on Earth”. Now forging his own path with his latest ...

Posted By: Denise Kovalevich | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 13

Franciscan Center announces July events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the July slate of evens. Wednesday, July 3The Lourdes University Upward Bound program is offering a Talent Show from 1pm to 3pm. This event is free and open to the public. For more ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jun 12

Museum Café and Pizza Cat partnership inspires new menu offerings

Two restaurants known for their use of local fixings to create fun, creative menus are teaming up to share ingredients to create new dishes for diners at both locations. The Toledo Museum of Art and Pizza Cat will offer new menu items inspired by ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



Jun 12

Ribbon Cutting – Sylvania Sidewalk Party

On Tuesday, June 25th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm, let's join as a community to say "Thank You" to all involved in the sidewalk project leading to The Shoppes of Mayberry Square!A Ribbon Cutting will be taking place at 4:30pm to thank the ...

Posted By: Tiffany Scott | Category: Business



Jun 11

UToledo Theatre students studying abroad in Russia at the Moscow Art Theatre

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 ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 11

Toledo Night Market to be held on Saturday, June 15

Inspired by night markets from around the world, the Toledo Night Market will transform the Toledo Farmers’ Market into an evening of lights, food, live music and culture from 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Toledo Night Market will ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Community Interest



Jun 11

June Actors' Workshop

FilmToledo is hosting a monthly Actors' Workshop, an informal gathering of local film and stage actors to discuss the local film scene, work on different acting techniques and exercises and more! This is a FREE event, open to actors of all skill ...

Posted By: Michael DeSanto | Category: Events