Press Releases


Sep 09

Toledo Night Market summer finale set for Saturday, Sept. 14

This summer’s last Toledo Night Market, which will transform the Toledo Farmers’ Market into an evening of lights, shopping, food, drink, and live music, will be held from 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. The September 14 Toledo ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Events



Sep 09

Umbrella of Care Massage Benefit

Umbrella of Care Community Outreach Programs present their annual Massage Benefit on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 8:30 – 3:00pm at Friendship Baptist Church, 5301 Nebraska Avenue Toledo, Ohio 43615. The event is sponsored by Orion ...

Posted By: Sandra Gill | Category: Community Interest



Sep 09

Understanding Lymphedema

Join the Eleanor N. Dana Cancer Center at The University of Toledo Medical Center for an evening of education and answers to your questions about lymphedema. Whether you want to learn more about treatment, get advice on coping with side effects or ...

Posted By: Summer | Category: Education



Sep 05

Structures and Spaces Art Exhibition

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Structures and Spaces an exhibition of paintings by Maumee Valley alumnus Jonathan Ralston. The exhibition will run through October 10, 2019, weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. A ...

Posted By: Ellen Leonard | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 04

Craft Night- Citronella Wine Bottle Candles

Relax and unwind during Social Gastropub's craft night! In September, we will be making citronella wine bottle Candles. All supplies will be provided to assemble a citronella wine bottle, along with items to decorate to make this craft functionable ...

Posted By: Jennifer Lucius | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 04

Social Gastropub Craft Night

September 18, 2019. 6:00 p.m. Relax and unwind during Social Gastropub's craft night! In September, we will be making citronella wine bottle Candles. All supplies will be provided to assemble a citronella wine bottle, along with items to decorate to ...

Posted By: Jennifer Lucius | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 04

ACT presents "Escaped Alone."

Actors Collaborative Toledo presents a staged reading of Escaped Alone by Caryl Churchill with Toledo theatre veterans Barbara Barkan, Carol Ann Erford, Jean Mills and Brenda Sweeney at Trinity Episcopal Church (316 Adams St. 43604). The show is ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 01

Woodward High School All Alumni Dance Party

Woodward High School All Alumni Annual Summer Dance Party! Saturday, September 21, 2019 6 PM - Midnight Centennial Terrace, Rain or Shine. The Cheeks Band and DJ. Concessions and Cash Bar. All Proceeds benefit Woodward High School Stadium Fund. ...

Posted By: Linda | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 01

5th Annual Great Lakes Jazz Festival

5th Annual Great Lakes Jazz Festival Saturday, September 7, 2019 • 11am - 8pm Ottawa Park Amphitheater 2205 Kenwood Blvd., Toledo, OH 43606 ***If it rains, the festival will move to: Central Academy of Ohio (Theater & Cafeteria) 2727 ...

Posted By: Hugh Ross | Category: Events



Aug 27

Cleaning Lake Erie

Ohio's new budget will spend nearly $200 million to clean the state's waters, including the polluted western basin of Lake Erie. But will it make any difference? Will it stop the annual pea-green blanket of harmful algal blooms that puts drinking ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: General News



Aug 27

TMA Grant from Hearst Foundations Increases Access for Area Youth

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has been awarded a $100,000 culture grant from the Hearst Foundations to expand its Teen Leaders program and reimagine art out of school experiences for youth, increasing access to free, high-quality visual art ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Other



Aug 27

Pack a Pickup

Pack a Pickup is a fun competition used to collect food for those in need in Northwest Ohio. Each week we travel to a local high school football game, where the home school tries to Pack a Pickup full with non-perishable food items. At the end of ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Community Interest



Aug 27

Over the Edge for Victory set for September 6

What’s it like to crawl down the side of a building like Spiderman? On Friday, September 6, 85 supporters of The Victory Center, in partnership with Over the Edge Global, will find out as they participate in Over the Edge for Victory and ...

Posted By: Jackie Cummins | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 27

St. Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson speaks on Lake Erie funding

Ohio's new budget will spend nearly $200 million to clean the state's waters, including the polluted western basin of Lake Erie. But will it make any difference? Will it stop the annual pea-green blanket of harmful algal blooms that puts drinking ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Community Interest



Aug 23

Be The Bridge

A team of supporters of Cherry Street have collaborated with community leaders and other professionals to create an event to benefit Cherry Street. Please join us for an event in celebration of the Life Revitalization Center with great food and ...

Posted By: Andrea Casteel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 23

Local Church Celebrates Year 102

Everyone is cordially invited to come to St. Paul AME Zion Church, 954 Belmont St. , Toledo, OH this Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 11 am EST. The church will be celebrating its 102nd Anniversary. Come join us, fellowship with us, and celebrate with us. ...

Posted By: Amber Hawkins | Category: Community Interest



Aug 23

Storm the Moon! UFO & Alien Art at Copper Moon

The truth is out there...come explore with fused glass create alien art & UFO's! Area 51? Naahhhh...come storm the Moon instead, you are guaranteed to find alien life form! We will have your "UFO" circles cut out for you and a selection of ...

Posted By: Suzie Yeager | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 21

Believe in Girls Expo

Everyone welcome, even non-Girl Scout members, only $5 per person. Check out what Girl Scouts has to offer through hands-on activities from 75 exhibitors including STEM, Outdoor, Sports, Life Skills, and Change Makers. Change a tire, shoot ...

Posted By: Rebecca Sarantou | Category: Events



Aug 20

The Arts Commission Welcomes New Additions to Staff

The Art Commission is pleased to announce staff changes with the transition of Jordan Buschur, formerly Marketing Coordinator, to the role of Artist Services Coordinator and the new appointment of Malena Caruso as Marketing Coordinator. In the past ...

Posted By: Malena Caruso | Category: Other



Aug 19

CWS Awarded U.S. Court Of International Trade Security Window

New York, N.Y. – Commercial Window Shield has been selected for a fragment retention film installation project at the prestigious U.S. Court of International Trade building in New York. Integrated Construction Enterprises of Belleville, N.J., ...

Posted By: Riley Morris | Category: General News



Aug 19

Athletes Age 50 & Better to Go for the Gold in Olympic Event

The Area Office on Aging, YMCA and Taylor Kia are calling on athletes age 50 and better to go for the Gold in an Olympic event on September 14th at the Wolf Creek YMCA. The 50+ Sports Classic is a one-day event that gathers athletes age 50 and ...

Posted By: Justin Moor | Category: Sports



Aug 19

Local author event

Local author Julie Arnold will be signing copies of her latest novel, Nothing Ventured, at Gathering Volumes bookstore Sunday, September 8th from 2:30-5:00 pm. She will read selections from her latest work, and copies will be available for purchase. ...

Posted By: Julie M Arnold | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 16

UToledo Theatre Professor's Work Plays in Chicago

Assistant professor of Theatre for The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film, Matt Foss’ adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque’s classic novel, “All Quiet on the Western Front” will receive its professional ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Other



Aug 16

Women's Economic Empowerment Power Hour Luncheon

As part of the Women of Toledo’s Women Economic Empowerment Series Program, WOT’s third session of the year, Women Economic Empowerment III: The Future of Work, will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ...

Posted By: Kristina ElSayed | Category: Community Interest



Aug 13

Lucas County Democratic Party to Celebrate Opening of the Early Vote Center

The Lucas County Board of Elections will be opening the Early Vote Center, at the corner ofMonroe & 13th Street in downtown Toledo, August 13th at 8 AM for the Toledo & Maumee City Council Primaries. To celebrate, the Lucas County Democratic Party ...

Posted By: Kurt Young | Category: Community Interest



Aug 11

John Eagan Announces New Single Release & Recent Album

Toledo multi-instrumentalist and composer has a new single-track release available as a digital download on Bandcamp.com, at: https://johneagan.bandcamp.com/ The new single is a song, Through The Valley, an unusual exception from the norm of doing ...

Posted By: John Eagan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 11

Bowl Me Over: Glass Bowl Class! 8/21/19

Wednesday August 21st, come in for an "un-bowl-lievable" glass bowl class! Whether you want it fruity, soupy or add a little punch to it, we have the bowl for you! Make a fused glass bowl perfect for your table at Fuzed, Kilnformed Glass Studio! ...

Posted By: Ann Hymel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 11

Thera-Med Introduces “Reclaim Your Brain” Recovery Service

Summary: Thera-Med introduces their original addiction recovery program known as “Reclaim Your Brain”, authored by Dr. Nancy Sturtz and Dr. Sue Gross. Thera-Med has introduced their original addiction recovery program known as ...

Posted By: Dr. James Buldas | Category: Community Interest



Aug 11

Guilty Pleasure Glass Class

Wednesday August 28th, come celebrate your guilty pleasure at FUZED, Kiln-formed Glass Studio! Whether your guilty pleasure is belting out a cheesy song, watching a reality tv show, or snacking on sweets from the jar we have a glass class for you! ...

Posted By: Ann Hymel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 11

Know Your Numbers Clinic

Know Your Numbers Clinic is sponsored by The Faith and Fitness Ministry, Deborah Murphy is Founder and Director. Date: Saturday, August 24th Time: 10a. to 1p. Place: New Bethel Church of God in Christ, 801 Vance St. Toledo, Bishop Rance Allen, ...

Posted By: Deborah Murphy | Category: Health