Press Releases


Jan 25

NAMI Wood County Support Group

NAMI Connection is a recovery support group program for adults living with mental illness. Your group will provide respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. This relaxed approach can support you as you share the challenges and success of ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Health



Jan 25

NAMI Wood County- Family Support

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis. WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Meets monthly for 90 minute sessions, ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 25

Wellness Recovery Action Plan- 2 Day Workshop

The WRAP Workshop meets for 8 sessions, that will be completed in two days, FREE of charge. WRAP was developed by a group of people who experience mental health and other health and lifestyle challenges. Your WRAP program is designed by you in a ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Education



Jan 25

Be Kind to Yourself

On Tuesday, February 12th at the WW Knight Nature Preserve (Perrysburg, OH) from 6:00pm-7:30pm, the Education Series will celebrate ‘Random Acts of Kindness’ week and coincide with the question, “how are you kind to ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Community Interest



Jan 25

NAMI Wood County- Peer and Family Support Group

This recovery support group program for adults living with mental illness and individuals who have loved ones living with a mental illness. Your group will provide respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. This relaxed approach can support you ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Health



Jan 25

Peer-to-Peer

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a recovery-focused educational program for adults who wish to establish and maintain wellness in response to mental health challenges. The course provides critical information and strategies related to living with mental ...

Posted By: NAMI Wood County | Category: Education



Jan 25

New Facial Bar Concept, Skinology Face Bar, Coming to Toledo

TOLEDO, OH -- January 22, 2019 – Skinology Face Bar, is a new concept in skincare set to debut in the Toledo on January 24. Skinology is putting a modern spin on traditional facials and skincare. Face Bar owners, Brittany Bowen and Stephie ...

Posted By: Brittany Bowen | Category: Lifestyle



Jan 15

24-Hour ‘Fill the Freezer’ Casserole Marathon benefits those in need

On Friday, January 18, 2019, Lourdes University’s Mission and Ministry Office is hosting “Fill the Freezer” 24 Hour Marathon. Starting at 3pm, Lourdes students, faculty, and staff will work shifts making casseroles over a 24-hour ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Community Interest



Jan 14

Sylvania Franciscan Village celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with prayer service, panel discussion

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to host an ecumenical prayer service, commemoration and panel discussion in honor of the life and legacy of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ebeid ...

Posted By: Laurie Bertke | Category: Community Interest



Jan 14

Heart & Soul's 7th Annual Celebrity Wait Night

Mark your calendars! Join Heart & Soul: Caring for Our Community on February 4, 2019 from 6pm-9pm at Zia’s at "The Docks" for our 7th Annual Celebrity Wait Night! The evening features dinner, 50/50 raffle, and a silent auction. ...

Posted By: Amanda Billegas | Category: Events



Jan 14

34th Annual Market Day & Fiber Fair

Saturday, March 23, 2019 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Demonstrations / Roving / Fleeces / Exotic Fibers / Handcrafted items / Homespun yarns / Books / Dyes / Spinning & Weaving Equipment & Supplies Public is Welcome $1 Admission / Lunch available Wood ...

Posted By: Nancy Kovacs | Category: Events



Jan 11

Toledo School for the Arts Enrollment Season Nears Close

Toledo School for the Arts is proud to be celebrating their 20th Anniversary. Students who are interested in entering the lottery for the school for the 2019-2020 school year should be aware that they are nearing the end of the application period ...

Posted By: Laura Doles | Category: Education



Jan 11

‘TED Talks on Tuesdays’ program returns February 12

The Sylvania Franciscan Village and Lourdes Lifelong Learning are pleased to announce the spring schedule for TED Talks on Tuesdays, a program taking place the second Tuesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. in the Franciscan Center board room, ...

Posted By: Laurie Bertke | Category: Education



Jan 11

Cincinnati’s Thomas, Florida’s Ralph named coaches 2019 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL on Tuesday announced the coaches for the 2019 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic, to be hosted by the Toledo Walleye on Monday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. ET at the Huntington Center. The game will air LIVE exclusively on NHL ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports



Jan 11

Lucas County Democratic Party Seeks Applications for Lucas County Coroner Vacancy

On January 8, 2019, Dr. James Patrick, the Lucas County Coroner, will be stepping aside after decades of service to Lucas County. Dr. Patrick has grown the Lucas County Coroner’s Office into a regional forensic center. Under Ohio Law, the ...

Posted By: Kurt Young | Category: Community Interest



Jan 11

Toledo Museum of Art awards TMA Leadership Fellowship

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has awarded Lauren Applebaum the TMA Leadership Fellowship. Applebaum completed her Ph.D. in art history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The recently established TMA Leadership ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Lifelong Learning announces Spring classes

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following classes that begin or are offered in February and March 2019. All classes are held at Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.To review the entire list of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Jan 11

Lifelong Learning offers fun & educational 2019 day trips

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program presents fun, hassle-free day trips throughout the year. To make reservations, call 419-824-3707 or email lifelong@lourdes.edu.I’m Getting Sentimental Over YouSaturday, March 9$56 for members; ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Jan 11

Two Additional Members Appointed to Metroparks Board

Two additional members of the Metroparks Board of Park Commissioners, Kevin Dalton and Molly Luetke, were sworn in this morning by Judge Jack Puffenberger in Lucas County Probate Court. Current board president Scott Savage was sworn to a fifth term ...

Posted By: Scott Carpenter | Category: Community Interest



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



Jan 11

Toledo Library goes Fine Free

Fines for late items/materials have always been part of the Library experience. But should they be?Charging overdue fines is not a strong motivator to return Library materials on time. For many families in the Lucas County community, overdue fines ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Community Interest



Jan 11

Pop-Up Books?

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Pop-Up Books? The exhibition of artistic books will be up from January 21 – February 20, 2019, weekdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. Ron Euton, a former MVCDS faculty member, has ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Project PJ 2019

Project PJ collections are now through February 28th. Help us collect bedtime essentials for children in need throughout Northwest Ohio. We are currently collecting pjs, pillows, pillow cases, blankets, books, hygiene items, stuffed animals, ...

Posted By: Cheri | Category: Community Interest



Jan 11

Fairy Tales in Fantasyland

Get your gowns, crowns, and jewels ready for this celebration fit for royalty. Any princess-lover will not want to miss this special event!Saturday, April 13, 2019 Each ticket includes: Singing and story time with three of your favorite princesses A ...

Posted By: Angela Pantorno | Category: Events



Jan 11

Perrysburg Symphony Launches Chamber Series!

The Perrysburg Symphony with Music Director Travis Jürgens presents a series of three chamber music concerts featuring Symphony members at Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg. This new series brings chamber music masterpieces ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

A Doll's House, Part 2

Actors Collaborative Toledo presents the area premiere of Lucas Hnath’s award winning play, “A Doll’s House, Part 2." January 25 & 26 at 8:00 p.m. and January 27 at 3:00 p.m. ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

CFA All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show. This show features the exhibition and judging of cats & kittens throughout the weekend. Meet the breeds! Fun for cat lovers of all ages! January 26 & 27, 2019 9:00 nam - 4:00 pm Taylor Town Trade ...

Posted By: Cathy Hawley | Category: Events



Jan 11

VFW Vets Valentine's Dance

February 9, 2019 7-11:00 PM You don't need a date to enjoy our Valentine's Dance - bring your loved one or dance and hang out with your friends. Live music with "Cherry Bomb" an Explosion of Music provided by "T-Bone" Jeff Traxler, "Wild Bill" ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Ruby's Flames at the VFW

Saturday, January 26 It'll be cold outside but baby the "Flames" will be too hot to handle in the post! Ruby and the guys play a little Country, Rock & Roll, Blues and Motown! Snack Shack will be open with all of your fav foods. NO Cover - ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 11

Tacos & Tequila and The Groove Daddies

January 12, 2019 Taco 'bout a Party! "Tacos & Tequila" You Don Juana miss this - It's gonna be Hot Hot Hot! Dinner will start at 4:00 and serve til GONE Taco dinner includes 3 tacos, rice and beans for $8.00 with additional tacos only a buck ...

Posted By: Jolee Yanez | Category: Arts and Entertainment