Press Releases


Oct 28

Stuff the Truck

Help us “Stuff The Truck” with Thanksgiving fixins’ for families in NW Ohio. This one-day event is hosted at Walt Churchill’s Market on Briarfield in Maumee (6am-6pm) and on Dixie Hwy in Perrysburg (8am-6pm). We need ...

Posted By: Brittany Reichow | Category: Community Interest



Oct 28

100 Days 'til THON Celebration

On Wednesday, November 13th come join us for dinner at Red Lobster (4990 Monroe Street) and learn more about THON, a nationwide effort in the fight against childhood cancer that has raised over $168 million For The Kids! This will be a casual event ...

Posted By: David | Category: Events



Oct 24

Leaf Collection Program Begins Nov. 4

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz today announced the 2019 Leaf Collection Program will begin on Monday, Nov. 4. A variety of methods will be used to inform residents when leaf collection will occur in each neighborhood. The city will announce to the ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Oct 24

Woodworth Honored Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy Graduate

The Ohio Travel Association is proud to announce that Lance Woodworth, Vice President & General Manager of Destination Toledo graduated from the Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy during the Ohio Conference on Travel. The conference was held Oct. ...

Posted By: Cathy Miller | Category: Business



Oct 24

SHS Class of 70 - 50 YEAR REUNION

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2020 & SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2020 ARE THE SELECTED DATES FOR THE TOLEDO START HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1970 50-YEAR REUNION! DETAILS WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON. REGISTER YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION AT OUR OFFICIAL WEB SITE: ...

Posted By: Marilyn Boskind | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 22

A Sylvania Political Candidate Forum

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Political Forum for all City of Sylvania and Sylvania Township candidates on Wednesday, October 23rd from 7:00pm-8:00pm at the Sylvania Senior Center, 7140 Sylvania Ave. Candidates are asked to ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Community Interest



Oct 22

City Of Maumee Public Forum

The Maumee Chamber of Commerce, Maumee Uptown Business Association, the League of Women Voters of Toledo-Lucas County and the Mirror Newspaper announce a candidate forum. The event will take place on Thursday, October 24 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at ...

Posted By: Ann Fabiszak Payne | Category: Community Interest



Oct 22

The Blade Fall Job & Education Fair

The Blade Fall Job & Education Fair is a chance for area companies and schools to make connections with the right people. We hope you can join us at the event. When: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 When: 2-7 p.m. Where: Parkway Place, 2500 Parkway ...

Posted By: Connie Cross | Category: Business



Oct 17

Maumee Senior Center offers Free Tassel Jewelry Making Class

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Mary Beth Danford 419-893-1994 For Immediate Release Maumee Senior Center offers Free Tassel Jewelry Making Class Oct. 23rd at 5:30. MAUMEE, OH –Maumee Senior Center is pleased to present “Tassel Jewelry ...

Posted By: Mary Beth Danford | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 17

MEDIA ALERT: Museum Ship Hosts Trick or Treat Event for Kids

MEDIA ALERT 10/16/2019 Col. James M. Schoonmaker Museum Ship Hosts Trick or Treat Event for Kids WHAT: Boo on the Boat WHEN: Saturday, October 26, 2019; 10:00am-2:00pm WHERE: National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front St., Toledo, OH 43605 ...

Posted By: Kate A Fineske | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 16

Recycle IT, USA Toledo Holds an Electronics Recycling Drive

October is Correct Recycling Month! Recycle IT, USA Toledo is making it easy to correctly recycle all of your hazardous e-waste by hosting a FREE Electronics Recycling Drive, Saturday, October 19th from 9 AM – 12 PM. Bring your old, unwanted, ...

Posted By: Recycle It, Toledo USA | Category: Community Interest



Oct 16

Historic Regional Water Commission Approved By All Partners

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz today thanked the city’s partners upon approval of the historic regional water commission by each community involved. “Toledo and its neighbors have been working for more than 30 years to try to solve the ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Oct 15

MVCDS Middle School Information Night

Join us on November 14, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to learn about Maumee Valley’s unique Middle School experience from the Head of Middle School, teachers, and current families. Students will also have the opportunity to engage in social and ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Oct 15

MVCDS Upper School Information Night

Learn all about the academic and social experiences of Maumee Valley’s 9th-12th grades! Connect with current students and staff by engaging in mini-classes taught by Upper School faculty on November 5, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Let us know ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Oct 15

Head over Heels Musical

Maumee Valley’s drama department proudly presents four performances of "Head Over Heels" at the Millennium Theater at Maumee Valley Country Day School. Show dates are Thursday, November 21 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. (with a ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 15

Local Computer Trainer to Speak at Virtual Summit

Join President and CEO of Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC, Miss Amber S. Hawkins, as she speaks on the topic "Is Your Business Technologically 2020 Ready?" during 1st Annual Black Women Promote Virtual Success Summit. She'll be speaking on ...

Posted By: Amber S. Hawkins | Category: Business



Oct 14

Electronics Recycling Drive

October is Correct Recycling Month! We’re making it easy to correctly recycle all of your hazardous e-waste by hosting a FREE Electronics Recycling Drive, Saturday, October 19th! Bring your old, unwanted, and non-working electronics to ...

Posted By: Kaitlin | Category: Community Interest



Oct 11

"Attitude on the Runway" - A Fashion Show

"ATTITUDE ON THE RUNWAY" - A FASHION SHOW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019 4 P.M. @ FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH 5301 NEBRASKA TOLEDO,OHIO 43615 Check out the latest fashion trends as models rip a professionally staged runway in an explosion of lights, music ...

Posted By: Sandra Gill | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 11

Lourdes University is pleased to present Dia de los Muertos

Friday November 1 at 7 pm Franciscan Center , 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania Reception begins at 6 pm FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Donations accepted to benefit El Corazon de Mexico More Information: 419-283-1628Press Release Contact Name: Michael ...

Posted By: Michael Andrzejewski | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 11

"Spirituality and Care for Creation" - Free Public Lecture

"Spirituality and Care fro Creation: What Bees Can Tell Us About Both" November 12, 2019 7:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. (Tuesday) By: Sr. Helen Therese Scasny S.C., a Sister of Charity of Cincinnati, retired school administrator, and senior living ...

Posted By: Michael Andrzejewski | Category: Education



Oct 11

Tellabration! 2019 featuring Janel Behm

On November 1, 2019, the Frogtown Storytelling Guild (Toledo, OH) will host Tellabration! 2019—a spoken-word concert of "stories for grown-ups"—featuring guest storyteller Janel Behm. The concert will be held 7:00 pm–9:00 pm at the ...

Posted By: Regina Patrick | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 08

View the Transit of Mercury on November 11

Lourdes University’s Appold Planetarium, the Toledo Astronomical Association, and Imagination Station are thrilled to offer a viewing of a unique event: the transit of Mercury, Monday, November 11 at Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd. ...

Posted By: Michael Andrzejewski | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 08

Lourdes University Hosts Annual Celebrity Wait Night

Proceeds benefit Lourdes student scholarships On Monday, October 28, some of Northwest Ohio’s best will serve friends, and family and colleagues at Lourdes University’s annual Celebrity Wait Night. The event begins at 6:00pm at Real ...

Posted By: Michael Andrzejewski | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 08

Wes Urbaniak and the Mountain Folk

Wes Urbaniak and the Mountain Folk will be playing their original music and sharing their custom instruments at The Village Idiot on Friday, Oct. 11 from 9:00 p.m.-midnight. The show is free to the public. Hailing from the Billings, MT area, Wes ...

Posted By: Whitney Urbaniak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 04

Partners in Education Expands Programming for Toledo Area

Partners in Education is pleased to announce the expansion of two of their highly successful programs, as the result of a $35,000 grant from the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The grant will support youth literacy ...

Posted By: Michelle Klinger | Category: Education



Oct 04

CWS Retained By GC For RF Blast Film Installation Project

A Rhode Island construction company has hired Commercial Window Shield to install a combination fragment retention and radio frequency shielding window film for a high-security federal government tenant at an undisclosed Northern Virginia building. ...

Posted By: Riley Morris | Category: General News



Oct 03

Culture-X

The Maumee Valley Country Day School Am-Afro Club will Host Culture-X on October 25, 2019, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Culture-X is an event where African-American leaders, entrepreneurs, and activists can come and discuss important issues in the ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Community Interest



Oct 03

Initial Prekindergarten Financial Support Received

Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, Toledo Public Schools, Washington Local Schools, the United Way of Greater Toledo, the Toledo Community Foundation, and ProMedica announced today that the first two phases toward implementation of universal access to ...

Posted By: Ignazio Messina | Category: Community Interest



Oct 02

Retrospective Art Exhibit

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Retrospective an exhibition of watercolor paintings by Maumee Valley alumnus Richard H. Eyster ‘68. The exhibition will run through October 21 – December 20, 2019, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 30

Levis Commons Celebrates 15 Years

As Levis Commons approaches the 15 year anniversary of its opening which took place in October of 2004, they are celebration more than just the past 15 years of dining, shopping and activities. This year, they are celebrating the Levis Commons 15 ...

Posted By: Allison Schroeder | Category: Business