Press Releases


Feb 21

25th Annual Susan G. Komen NW OH Tol Ohio Race for the Cure

Join us at the 25th Annual Susan G. Komen Northwest Toledo Ohio Race for the Cure to raise money for the fight against breast cancer in our community! We will celebrate breast cancer survivors, mourn those we have lost, and pledge to continue ...

Posted By: Sarah Gulch | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 21

PERRYSBURG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SPRING SIDE-BY-SIDE CONCERT

Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra Spring Side-By-Side Concert The Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra, Patrick Barrett, Music Director and Conductor, presents a Spring Side-By-Side Concert with the Perrysburg Junior High Orchestra on Friday, March 2, 2018, at ...

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



Feb 21

Tony Packo’s™ and their customers support The Salvation Army

On February 22, 2018, Tony Packo’s will present The Salvation Army with a check for $5,765, raised through the Giving Tuesday, Pickles Against Poverty, and Giving Back Gift Card campaigns which ran in all five Tony Packo's locations during the ...

Posted By: Karen Meek | Category: General News



Feb 14

A “Clean Lake Erie” focus of SAVE Lecture

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents The Third Battle for a Clean Lake Erie with Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie on Tuesday, March 13 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

Explore Solar Superstorms at the Appold Planetarium

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun – high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

Painter and Muralist Dr. Hubert Massey set to lecture at Lourdes University

Dr. Massey received the Dr. Charles H. Wright Award for Excellence in Art by the Wright Museum of African American History The Lourdes University Art Department is pleased to present the 2018 Sister Jane Mary Sorosiak Art Lecture on Sunday, March ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

Leadership Summit focuses on Creating Your Legacy

The Sixth Annual Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit features two business leaders in our region – Chuck Stocking, Co-CEO of Principle Business Enterprises, Inc., and Steve Hirzel, President and CEO of Hirzel Canning Company. The Dana ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Events



Feb 14

The Franciscan Center announces March events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the March slate of events. Saturday, March 3The Toledo Symphony’s Welltower Mozart & More series presents Concerto Nos. 5 & 20 at 2:30 p.m. featuring William Eddins, conductor ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Black Swamp Conservancy Launches Program to Support New Farmers in Northwest Ohio

Black Swamp Conservancy is launching an initiative to support northwest Ohio’s next generation of farmers. The Northwest Ohio Farm Access Program will serve as an agriculture incubator to reduce the biggest hurdle facing beginning farmers - ...

Posted By: Julie Pompa | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Luminations! benefits student scholarships

On Saturday, April 28th, Lourdes University hosts its annual, premier scholarship fundraising event – Luminations! – at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Each year, an audience of more than 500 guests gathers to ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Maumee Valley Country Day School Announces Junior Student a Finalist in MIT Competition

MVCDS student Nipun Jayatissa '19 has been selected as a 2018 finalist for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) THINK program, an annual science research and innovation competition for high school students. His research proposal was ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Sara Jobin to Leave Resident Conductor Post at End of 2017-2018 Season

TOLEDO, OH – After three years with the Toledo Symphony, Sara Jobin will leave her post asResident Conductor at the end of the 2017-2018 season.“It has been such a privilege to work with the musicians of the Toledo Symphony ...

Posted By: Felecia Kanney | Category: General News



Feb 14

Recognize people who support equal justice in our community

People are doing great things in northwest Ohio to support equal justice. Please help us recognize them for their hard work and commitment to helping others with an Access to Justice Award. LAWO, ABLE, and the Toledo Bar Association Pro Bono Legal ...

Posted By: Jen | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Toledo has its first Spanish-language FM radio station

Nuestra Gente Community Projects, Inc., is pleased to have launched the city's first fully Spanish-language FM radio station, WVZC-LP 96.5 FM. The station officially went on the air Dec. 30 and has been broadcasting a steady lineup of Latin ...

Posted By: Linda Parra | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

2018 Greater Toledo Train & Toy Show

GREATER TOLEDO TRAIN & TOY SHOW The HUGE collectable train & toy show returns to Owens Community College (Student Health & Activities Center) 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551 Public Show: 11am - 3pm Sunday, March 11th, 2018 TOOT! ...

Posted By: Cassie Tinta | Category: Education



Feb 14

Schoolhouse Rock, Jr. Musical

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present two performances of Schoolhouse Rock, Jr, at their Millennium Theater, Friday, February 23 and Saturday, February 24 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $5. Presale tickets are available at ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

"The Muddy Eagle" Run

Eisenhower Intermediate School is having their 3rd Community Mud Run Course “The Muddy Eagle” on May 19th. This 1.5 mile mud & obstacle course is a fantastic family race or a great starter race for those who have always wanted to ...

Posted By: Brenda Zachel | Category: Community Interest



Feb 14

Glass City Record Show 2/25/18

Buy-Sell-Trade all kinds and sizes of vinyl records, CDs, tapes, DVDs, posters, T-shirts and more! Sunday, Feb. 25, Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor Rd., Toledo, OH, 10-4 pm. Admission $1. Information 419.450.6255Press Release Contact Name: ...

Posted By: Rebecca Locke-Gagnon | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

6th Annual WOW Symposium March 3, 2018

This is our 6th year creating the Symposium and 3rd year at Start High School. Previous years have been at the University of Toledo. The intent of the Symposium is to have a local celebration of National Women's History Month W.O.W. is a ...

Posted By: Kelly Norwood | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Feb 14

Notre Dame Academy Hosts Mad for Plaid Scholarship Dinner

Notre Dame Academy Hosts 9th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser Saturday, February 24, 2018 The Pinnacle, 1772 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, OH Event highlights include: student entertainment, silent auction, live auction and student art gallery. 6:00 p.m. ...

Posted By: Jamie Orians | Category: Events



Jan 31

Build Toledo Opens

Starting Saturday, February 17 visitors to Build Toledo, Imagination Station’s latest temporary exhibition, will become city planners, architects, engineers, bridge designers, and community artists as they re-imagine the Glass City using ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Think Tank Workshop - Jitter Critters

If they are craving a deeper level of engagement they can sign up for a workshop hosted inside the Think Tank. Think Tank Workshops allow them to use real tools, familiar materials and lots of freedom to explore their own ideas. Design a creature to ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Boyscout Program - Forensics

Bring their Bears to this Scout Program - Forensics on Sunday, March 4 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination Station? Have ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Prep4Ed

Imagination Station offers this open house, Tuesday, March 6 from 4-5:30pm, for all teachers committed to bringing their students to Imagination Station. This program will empower them with inside knowledge of the exhibits and familiarize them with ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Boyscouts Program - Lego Robotics

Bring their Bears to this Scout Program - Lego Robotics on Sunday, March 11 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination Station? ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Girlscouts Program - Speical Agent

Bring their Detective, Cadettes, Juniors to this Scout Program - Special Agent on Sunday, March 18 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Girlscouts Program - Home Scientist

Bring their Brownies to this Scout Program - Home Scientist on Sunday, March 25 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Lourdes U announces ProMedica Scholarship recipients

(SYLVANIA, OHIO, USA) - Dawn AuBuchon, MS, CRNA, Director of the Lourdes University Master of Science in Nursing Nurse Anesthesia Program (MSN:NAP), is pleased to announce the students who were selected to receive the ProMedica Flower ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Jan 31

Intro to Fusing & Slumping Glass at Bedford High School

Introduction to Fusing and Slumping Glass, Bedford High School, Bedford Michigan- 6 Mondays, starting Feb 26, 6pm-9pm. Have you taken a glass class and want to learn more? Are you looking for a new craft and want a deep dive?Learn the fine craft of ...

Posted By: Ann Hymel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jan 31

Beautifully Wrapped

Event: Beautifully Wrapped Arts Exhibition When: Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET Location Secor Ballroom, 425 Jefferson St Downtown Toledo Details: THE FASHION, TRADITION & SPIRITUALITY OF HEADWRAPPING is an exhibition ...

Posted By: Rachel Richardson | Category: Arts and Entertainment