Press Releases


May 22

Museum’s Art After School show highlights works from area students

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Art After School Show, highlighting work from areastudents is now on display in the Community Gallery, which is located on the first floor of the west wing of the Museum.Art After School is an out ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 22

Toledo Museum of Art to host professional development conference for educators June 14

K-12 teachers will receive 10 continuing education contact hours for participationTOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) will host a continuing education conference for teachers Friday, June 14. Drawn to Learn: Visual Strategies for ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



May 22

Over the Edge for Victory

Toledo's only rappelling fundraiser! The first 85 individuals to raise $1,000 to benefit The Victory Center will have the opportunity to rappel 225 feet down the Toledo Edison Building in downtown Toledo on Friday, September 6. All proceeds stay in ...

Posted By: Karen Evans | Category: Community Interest



May 21

LISC, ProMedica Invite Businesses, Developers to Apply for Capital to Build Healthy, Thriving Communities

$25 million loan pool is set to finance economic development that supports health gains, improves quality of life, and revitalizes communities TOLEDO – Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and ProMedica are seeking applications for ...

Posted By: Kim Cutcher | Category: Business



May 21

Emmanuel Baptist Church Free Family Carnival & VBS

Sonshine is an annual Free Family Carnival & Vacation Bible School that is held in June for our Greater Toledo Area Community. Family Fun FestivalWhat? — Free Food, Inflatables, and Carnival Games Who? — Your Entire Family When? ...

Posted By: Pastor Dan Neighbors | Category: Events



May 20

Toledo Museum of Art to return vessel to Republic of Italy

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) and the Italian Ministry of Heritage and Cultural Activities announced today that they have reached an agreement for the repatriation of an object in the Museum’s collection. The Attic ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 20

Kiwi Chick Hatched at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio —Together we can do so much. The bird department at Toledo Zoo collaborated with the North Island Brown Kiwi SSP and Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute to hatch a female Brown Kiwi at the Zoo’s Avian Breeding Center. ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Community Interest



May 20

Bridgestone to Host Car Care Academy in Toledo on May 21

Toledo has terrible roads. Yes or no? Actually – don’t answer that. We all know the answer. And we think we can prove it. WHAT: Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO) has partnered with the Toledo Police Patrolman’s Association to ...

Posted By: Wesley | Category: Events



May 20

Free Bariatric Surgery Informational Seminar

If excess weight is affecting your life and health, bariatric surgery may be right for you. Has your doctor told you that being overweight is harmful to your health? Have you wrestled with health issues stemming from obesity, such as diabetes, high ...

Posted By: Mary Pistilli | Category: Health



May 20

Most Blessed Sacrament Parish Festival

Most Blessed Sacrament Parish Festival June 6-9 Thursday, June 6: 6-11 p.m. Friday, June 7: 5 p.m.-midnight Saturday, June 8: 5 p.m.-midnight Sunday, June 9: Noon-6 p.m. Join us for the best festival in town! Music by Athens Wheeler – ...

Posted By: Diana VanWinkle | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 15

Lourdes University appoints new Director of Donor Relations

Lourdes University Vice President of Institutional Advancement Vicki J. Stouffer, CFRE, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brittany Telander, Director of Donor Relations. In this role, Ms. Telander is responsible for developing and ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 15

The Town Center at Levis Commons Announces Another Market-Exclusive Tenant Coming Soon

Clean Juice, the first and only USDA-Certified organic juice bar, will be serving it fresh later this summer at The Town Center at Levis Commons. Now open in 21 states, Clean Juice will be squeezing their way into the northwest Ohio market with ...

Posted By: Allison Schroeder | Category: Business



May 15

Sylvania Dunkin Donuts Grand Opening

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce is happy to welcome Dunkin’ to Sylvania as they open for business this month. The Sylvania Chamber of Commerce and Dunkin’ franchisee, Tapan Patel, are excited to host a grand opening and ribbon ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Business



May 14

The Franciscan Center announces June events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the June slate of events.Sunday, June 2Masterworks Chorale presents Collage Concert: Flora and Fauna, at 3:00pm. Doors open at 2:30pm. A repertoire that spans from the Renaissance to ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 14

Re-purpose it for Senior's Day

Our 2nd Annual annual Repurpose it for Senior's Day will be held on May 18, 2019, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Visiting Angels Complex at 7110 W. Central Avenue. Please bring new or used durable medical equipment we can clean and recirculate back ...

Posted By: John Sayre | Category: Events



May 14

June 5 - Census 2020 Lunch & Learn

Bowling Green, OH - Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce announces a Lunch and Learn on “Census 2020” presented in partnership with Bowling Green State University’s Center for Family & Demographic Research, and the Center for ...

Posted By: Kelzey Kuch | Category: Community Interest



May 14

Local Theatre Going to National Theatre Competition

ACTORS COLLABORATIVE TOLEDO TO APPEAR AT NATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL Actors Collaborative Toledo from Toledo, Ohio is proud to announce that its production of A Life by Adam Bock has won the honor of performing at AACTFest 2019, the National Community ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 14

Know Your Numbers Clinic

The Know Your Numbers Clinic is Saturday, May 18th from 9a.m. to 11a.m. Find out your glucose, cholesterol, BMI, body water percent and much more! Sponsored by the Faith and Fitness Ministry. The location is The ARK Church, 2500 Nebraska Ave. ...

Posted By: Deborah Murphy | Category: Health



May 10

The University of Toledo Department of Art faculty member awarded Ohio Arts Council grant

Deborah Orloff, associate chair and professor of photography with the University of Toledo Department of Art, has received an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council for her body of work, “Elusive Memory.” In addition, her ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Milk Money For Kids

“Mom, Can I Have Some Milk Money?” Help us answer that question with a “YES!” Thousands of Kids Count on Us Each Summer When school is out, most kids have an enjoyable summertime. But for the one in four children in our ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Community Interest



May 09

Lourdes University Golf Outing Benefits Student Athletics

Lourdes University hosts its 20th annual Hit the Links golf outing Monday, June 3 at the Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd, in Sylvania at 12p. Registration begins at 11:15am. Hit the Links has raised almost $400,000 for student scholarships ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 09

Complimentary Access Bars for Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! We love to give back to the community by offering complimentary Mini Access Bars Sessions for this annual clinic! For this event we are offering 10 total individual 20-minute mini sessions (one per person) ...

Posted By: Andrea Lynn Diaz | Category: Health



May 09

Market Day - May 11, 2019 Vendors Promoting Made in the USA/Union Made

Saturday May 11. 2019 9-4 Union Label's Committee Presents Market Day for vendors in our Community. Over 30 vendors with unique handmade items for sale. Jewelry, crochet, purses, totes, makeup, clothing, t-Shirts, oils, fragrances, lotions, ...

Posted By: Jamele Perry | Category: Events



May 07

ProMedica and Heartland Hospice Hosts Free Bereavement Day Camp for Youth

ProMedica Hospice and Heartland Hospice Care will host Camp Fearless for children and adolescents who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The free bereavement day camp is open for children ages 6 to 16 and features therapeutic activities, arts ...

Posted By: Callie Dudek | Category: Community Interest



May 07

Toledo Museum of Art café offers new spring, summer menu

Rotating menu offers lighter, healthy dishes for the warmer monthsTOLEDO, Ohio – The Museum Café at the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) is now serving its spring, summermenu, featuring healthy, flavorful dishes for the warmer months. ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



May 07

Boho by The Bay Artist Market

Point Place parade day outdoor BOHO Market Crazy crafters, artists, makers, woodworkers, leather artisans, aromatherapy, boutique clothiers, food trucks, and of course... the Point Place Parade! We are celebrating CREATIVE COMMUNITY! Join us at the ...

Posted By: Kay Zaleski | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 03

State Farm & Toledo Area Humane Society Come Together to Help Pets in Need

Toledo, Ohio (April 24, 2019): Pet overpopulation is an issue plaguing many cities across the countryand Toledo is no different. We are lucky to have an organization such as the Toledo Area Humane Society that believes in improving the quality of ...

Posted By: Abbey Hall | Category: Community Interest



May 03

Department of Public Utilities Rewards Customers Who Go Green

The Toledo Department of Public Utilities now offers customers the option to “go green” by choosing paperless billing instead of printed statements through the mail. Paperless customers will now receive a $1 credit for each utility ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



May 03

The Amazing Race BG

The Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce ACT*BG Project Team will host their annual event, Amazing Race Bowling Green on Friday, May 10th. Proceeds will benefit the Bowling Green Middle School literacy Initiative. Participants can sign up a team or ...

Posted By: Kelzey | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 03

Kazmaier Memorial Golf Outing Benefitting Maumee High School

Golfers & sponsors are needed for the 2019 Richard Kazmaier Memorial Golf Outing being played on Monday, June 10 at South Toledo Golf Club. This charity outing is held to honor Heisman Trophy winner and Maumee High School alumnus Dick Kazmaier. ...

Posted By: Nancy Sayre | Category: Events