Press Releases


Nov 13

The Franciscan Center announces December events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the December slate of events. Saturday, December 1The Clarence Smith Community Chorus presents “A Community Celebration of Christmas” featuring guests - Voices at BGSU ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Nov 13

Partners in Education Receives $3,000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Support Youth Literacy

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Partners in Education a $3,000 grant to support youth literacy via the Mentors in Toledo Schools program. This grant is part of more than $3.4 million the organization awarded to 915 recipients ...

Posted By: Michelle Klinger | Category: Community Interest



Nov 13

Monroe Mold Announces a New Website

Monroe Mold is proud to announce the launch of their new website that coincides with their expanding role as a national leader in blow molds and cold-end tooling and aligns with their professional services for the mold manufacturing industry. Monroe ...

Posted By: Sarah Alexis | Category: Business



Nov 13

Hour of Code

Interested in learning about computer coding, but want to test it out before enrolling for a class? The Hour of Code is an initiative of code.org and is a global movement to introduce coding to people from over 180 countries. Free sessions are held ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Education



Nov 13

Thankful Tuesday Wine Tasting Event

Presented by the Sylvania AdVantage, will be held November 13 at Chandler Café 5648 Main St. in downtown Sylvania from 5-8 p.m. RSVP: www.yourgood.newsPress Release Contact Name: Sharon Lange Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Sharon Lange | Category: Community Interest



Nov 13

Hey Day of Toledo rocks out at Northwood VFW #2984

This six-piece band plays light popular golden hits songs of rock and roll from the late 50's to the early 70's.They get great reviews on Facebook. Mix in a few popular country cross over songs and this will be your evening of fun and song. Johnny ...

Posted By: Jerry Spitler | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 13

Read for Literacy to Benefit from Nov. 24 Shop Small Toledo

Shop Small Toledo, an initiative that brings small businesses and shoppers together under one roof, will be held from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at the Seagate Convention Centre, 401 Jefferson Ave. Part of the ...

Posted By: Kari L Bucher | Category: Community Interest



Nov 07

Owens Corning Pledges $250,000 in Celebration of Toledo Symphony and Toledo Ballet Merger

Toledo Symphony today announced that Owens Corning has committed to make a gift of $250,000 to support the Toledo Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA), the new collaboration between the Toledo Symphony and the Toledo Ballet. Owens Corning’s ...

Posted By: Allie Dresser | Category: Community Interest



Nov 07

Recreation Task Force Report Available

The Kapszukiewicz administration’s Recreation Task Force report has been completed and can be found by clicking here.“I want to thank the task force for its hard work,” Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz said. “This report shows ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Nov 07

Toledo SymphonyLab™ Earns Touchstone Award from Press Club of Toledo

TOLEDO, OH — The Toledo SymphonyLabTM is an award-winning radio podcast series from WGTE Public Media that collaborates with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO) to provide a weekly half-hour behind-the-scenes look at the world of classical ...

Posted By: Allie Dresser | Category: General News



Nov 07

Toledo Museum of Art KeyBank Museum Fellowship awarded to Asmaa Walton

TOLEDO, Ohio – Asmaa Walton has been named the first KeyBank Museum Fellow at the Toledo Museum of Art. Walton, who recently completed her master’s degree in art politics from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, is from ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Belles of Christmas

Join a group of all women, all ages, all fun, and all about singing! Commit to a few weeks of rehearsal to perform at the ART LOOP Advent Walk, Lights at the Zoo and caroling downtown Toledo by limo!There is no fee to participate - just the desire ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Nativity Festival

HeART Gallery produces this family-friendly, community event for four days in December, beginning with a Christmas Concert by the Academy Brass Quintet on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 3pm. Nativity sets from around the world are displayed throughout the ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

November 27, 2018 - Giving Tuesday NWO

Giving Tuesday NWO November 27, 2018 SeaGate Food Bank 526 High St. Toledo, OH 43609 (419) 244-6996 Giving Tuesday is a worldwide day of giving the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year we have dedicated Giving Tuesday to our Project PJ campaign. ...

Posted By: Cheri Dennis | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Gallery Exhibit Heirlooms and Holiday Decor

Attachment to antiques can be powerful. Items passed down through family generations, evoke memories, even when their function or value is unknown. HeART Gallery explores these sentimental attachments with an exhibit on Nov. 15-16 titled ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

6th Annual Holiday Hoopla

Southview Band Boosters invites you to its 6th Annual Holiday Hoopla Event on Saturday, December 1 from 9AM - 2PM at Sylvania Southview High School (7225. W. Sylvania Avenue). We hold a silent/online auction with tons of unique items: retail & ...

Posted By: Diane Ley | Category: Events



Nov 07

Ohio Secular Celebrant Bill Supporter Visits Toledo Nov 10th

Monette Richards, the president of the Center for Inquiry (CFI) NE Ohio chapter, will speak at the November 10th General Meeting of the Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie (SHoWLE). Her talk is titled "So you've voted, now what?" will be an ...

Posted By: Douglas Berger | Category: Community Interest



Nov 07

Santa Paw Pictures-Golden Retriever Rescue Resource

Take your picture in Santa’s very own sleigh, outside in a natural setting or in another holiday scene. All dogs welcome ! Sunday, November 18th 11am to 3pm at Sylvania VET, 4801 N. Holland Sylvania Road, Sylvania, OH 43560. Mall pictures are ...

Posted By: Lisa Adair | Category: Events



Nov 07

Evolve Fitness Grand Opening Open House

If you are going to work out, make it worth your time! Evolve Fitness features HIIT, Ciruit, Strength, Cardio, Piyo and Barre Intensity classes. Stop by during our open house and take a peek while our classes are going on - or bring you gear and ...

Posted By: Jennifer Sampson | Category: Health



Nov 07

“Blithe Spirit,” A Supernatural Comedy

Blithe Spirit, a supernatural comedy, tells the story of novelist Charles Condomine, who accidentally brings back the ghost of his first wife, Elvira, after hosting a seance with the local medium, Madame Arcati. Charles' second wife, Ruth, cannot ...

Posted By: Ellen Leonard | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

EVAC Project: Experiencing Veterans & Artists Collaboration

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring EVAC Project: Experiencing Veterans and Artists Collaboration an art project that brings veterans and artists together. The exhibition will run from November 13, 2018 to January 11, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Nov 07

Maumee Valley Country Day School Scholarship Test

New Students in Grades 5-12: Earn a Maumee Valley Country Day School merit scholarship. To become a Founders Scholar, you must apply for the 2019-20 school year and take the entrance exam on Saturday, December 1, 2018, 9:00am-1:00pm. Scholarships ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Nov 07

The Nocturnals - Free Storytime Event at Gathering Volumes

Fabled Films Press proudly partners with Gathering Volumes for an extra special storytime event featuring a book in the critically-acclaimed book series The Nocturnals, entitled The Moonlight Meeting. Tuesday, November 13, 2018 WHAT: ...

Posted By: Jennifer Niederhoffer | Category: Events



Nov 07

November 17th, 2018 - 11th Annual Craft and Vendor Show

What a great way to get in the festive holiday spirit than at our FREE community event. Over 120 booths all in one area! From baby to body, home to health, sports to country, paint to print, hand-made to home-baked...and everything in between!Press ...

Posted By: Kristina Contreras | Category: Events



Oct 24

Accelerator Grant Awarded to Encaustic Artist Beth Genson

Beth Genson, a northwest Ohio resident, is the recipient of an Accelerator Grant from The Arts Commission of Toledo. The Accelerator Grant is a competitive program offering financial support with quick turn-around for artists to advance their ...

Posted By: Beth Genson | Category: General News



Oct 24

TMACOG 2019 General Assembly Date Set

WHEN: Monday, January 28, 2019, 8 a.m.-1:15 p.m.WHERE: Holiday Inn French Quarter in PerrysburgWHAT: Annual TMACOG Business Meeting and Election of Officers Agenda8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.Caucus Sessions & Appointments/Election of 2019 Board of ...

Posted By: Mary Pat McCarthy | Category: Events



Oct 24

The Fair Housing Center Selects Nationally Renowned Fair Housing Advocate as New CEO

Following a robust national search for a new CEO, The Board of Directors of The Fair Housing Center is pleased to announce the selection of Marie M. Flannery as the new President and CEO, who will begin her new position in Toledo on November 5, ...

Posted By: Sarah Jenkins | Category: General News



Oct 18

Career Expo & Internship Fair draws 40+ companies

Lourdes University offers the 2018 Career Expo, Internship and Job Fair on Friday, October 26 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The event is open to the public as well as students of regional higher ...

Posted By: | Category: Events



Oct 18

Adam Levine named executive director and CEO of Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Deputy Director Dr. Adam Levine has been named the George W. and Kathleen I. Gibbs director and chief executive officer of the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens located in Jacksonville, Florida. He ...

Posted By: | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 18

Caring for the Caregiver program

Join the Eleanor N. Dana Cancer Center at The University of Toledo Medical Center to learn management skills for caregivers. Caring for a family member or friend is not easy, nor is it something most of us are prepared to do. It is often stressful, ...

Posted By: Catharine Harned | Category: General News