Press Releases

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

Jun 11

Drop-in Parent/Child Music and Movement Classes

No RSVP required Ages: 18 mos. - 4 years Cost: $10 a class (cash or check) Time: 9:30-10:15 am Dates: Every Tuesday (except 4th of July week), June 18, June 25, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, Aug 6, & Aug 13 Info: call 419-381-1313x104 or ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education

Jun 06

June 30 deadline approaching for Toledo Museum of Art trip opportunity

TOLEDO, Ohio – The June 30 deadline is approaching for new and current members of the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) to win a five-day, four-night trip to sunny Los Angeles. One winner, chosen at random from all eligible entries received, will ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 06

Local Cockatoo gains national attention in commercial!

SYLVANIA, Ohio — The Animal Behavior Center is proud to announce that their mascot, Rocky “Valentine”, a Moluccan cockatoo was chosen to star in national commercials for Stanley Steemer that are being broadcast now. Due to the ...

Posted By: Lara Joseph | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 04

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present Burger Bash Media Day!

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present the 2nd Annual Burger Bash Media Day at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania.Burger Bash Media Day will take place on Wednesday, June 12th at Noon at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania in ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 04

Toledo Museum of Art announces winners for 10th annual Ekphrastic poetry contest

TOLEDO, Ohio – The winners of the 2019 Ekphrastic Poetry Contest at the Toledo Museum of Art have been selected and were recognized at an awards ceremony on Friday, May 31, 2019 in the GlasSalon.Ekphrasis— literary writing about ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 04

Lifelong Learning announces Summer classes

Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following summer classes. All classes are held at the Lourdes University campus, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.To review the entire list of Lifelong Learning Summer 2019 ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education

Jun 04

The Heiress

By Ruth & Augustus Goetz The Heiress takes place in the stately townhouse of Dr. Austin Sloper and his daughter Catherine. Set in the 1850’s, it is about a tumultuous struggle between a father and daughter over love, money, and family ...

Posted By: Mary T. Boyer and Mary F. Aufman | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 04

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre are proud to present our summer collaborations with the area premieres of two powerful, thought provoking plays: “The Other Place” by Sharr White and ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment

Jun 04

Glass City Record Show 6/16/19

Come get your VINYL on at the Glass City Record Show on Sunday, June 16, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor in Toledo. Records, tapes, CDs, 33s. 45s, 78s, posters and other music memorabilia! 10-4 pm, Adm. $1.Press Release Contact Name: ...

Posted By: Becky Locke-Gagnon | Category: Community Interest

Jun 04

Recovery Frenzy!

Come and join the “Recovery Frenzy!” A fundraising event that will make a difference in the lives of people seeking help from drug and alcohol dependence, depression, domestic abuse and other traumas. Our organization is hosting an ...

Posted By: John Ely | Category: Events

Jun 04

Ready, Set, AIM Summit - Boldly Empowering Women to the forefront of Business, Government, and Entrepreneurship - September 2019

The 2019 Ready, Set, AIM (RSA) Summit is the second year for this ground-breaking event in the Toledo, OH region taking place Friday and Saturday, September 27-28, 2019. Nestled in the beautiful, bustling downtown Hensville district, this summit ...

Posted By: TiAnna Anderson | Category: Business

Jun 04

Come Run The Battle of Turtle Creek!

Run a course like no other! Zero pavement. Hills and creek crossings. Beautiful grass trails. Live music and great food. Electronic timing. You're not going to find a 5k like this anywhere else in Ohio, and certainly not for only five dollars. The ...

Posted By: Steve | Category: Events

Jun 04

Marine Debris in Western Lake Erie

How can we better handle marine debris is the topic of a talk by Sue Bixler of the OSU Stone Lab, 7 pm Thurs. June 13 at the Lake Erie Waterkeeper meeting at Toledo Yacht Club, 3900 N. Summit St. Roundtable discussion at 8 pm on high-water levels ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Education

Jun 04

Bluflame Experts Offer Tip for Avoiding Common HVAC Failure

Toledo, OH - Warmer weather is finally here! While you are soaking in the sun, having an air conditioner is a great way to ensure your home stays cool and comfortable on even the hottest days. However, if your air conditioning unit is not properly ...

Posted By: Sara Johnson | Category: Services

May 30

Toledo Museum of Art announces new director of facilities

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has hired John Yaniglos as its new director of facilities.Yaniglos, an experienced construction and facilities professional, joins the Museum from Mosser Construction, Inc. where he served as the ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment

May 30

Stray Kids Short Film Premiere

Join us for the official premiere screening of Stray Kids, an original short film developed by some of Ohio's most talented -- the kids and teens from P. Marie Talent. In addition to the screening, guests will enjoy an entertaining atmosphere with ...

Posted By: Layani Jones | Category: Arts and Entertainment

May 30

You Will Sing Better in Toledo - FREE Summer of Song

The Pride of Toledo Chorus is offering a Free Summer Program to women of all ages! No experience necessary...just like to sing! Join us for the summer and sing in a community event or two! Beginning June 4 - Tuesday Nights 7-10pm 2530 Parkway ...

Posted By: Ruth | Category: Arts and Entertainment