Press Releases


Aug 11

Festival of Choirs

Invitation to everyone to come to St. Paul AME Zion Church, 954 Belmont St., Toledo, OH this Sunday, August 11th 2019 at 4 pm. Choirs participating include St. Paul AME Zion Church's own Victory in Praise choir and choirs from Macedonia Missionary ...

Posted By: St. Paul AME Zion Church | Category: Community Interest



Aug 05

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride unites classic and vintage style motorcycle riders all over the world to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer research and men’s mental health. The ride takes place on Sunday September 29th ...

Posted By: david ludwig | Category: Events



Aug 05

Retro LAN Party Happening at Way Library August 15

Registration is now underway Retro LAN Party Happening at Way Library It’s the game that changed the video game landscape and created countless memes and memories—StarCraft Brood War. Released in 1998, it is now available as a free ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

Sneak Peek at Living History Day - August 14 at Way Library

Voices from Wood County’s Past: The Wood County Paupers’ Cemetery On Wednesday, August 14 at 6:30 p.m., Way Library will be the venue for a sneak peek of the 16th annual Living History Day portrayals sponsored by the Wood County ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Community Interest



Aug 05

Fort Meigs Stars & Stripes Gala - September 7, 2019

Mark your calendars now for Saturday, September 7, 2019 for Fort Meigs Stars & Stripes, A Gala Celebrating the End of WWII to be held at Fort Meigs 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg, Ohio 43551, 6-10 p.m. Presenting sponsor is the Taylor Automotive ...

Posted By: Lisa | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

Alice's Mobile Market

Alice’s Mobile Market runs Tuesday - Friday from August through October. The truck visits various locations throughout the area. Snap cards, WIC, senior coupons and cash are accepted. Senior poverty and hunger affect one in six seniors here in ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

Screening of "If Beale Street Could Talk" on Aug.13

Screening of "If Beale Street Could Talk" at Way Library Way Library’s contemporary film series, Show Me the Movie, continues on Tuesday, August 13 at 2:00 p.m. with the 2018 drama If Beale Street Could Talk. Regina King won the Oscar for Best ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

Way Library presents author Amy Greenberg on August 6

Author Amy S. Greenberg to speak at Way Library On Tuesday, August 6 at 7:00 p.m., Way Library will host historian and author Amy S. Greenberg for a talk on her recently released biography, Lady First: The World of First Lady Sarah Polk. Sarah Polk ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 05

August is Declared Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month by

Toledo, Ohio (July 31, 2019) – Across the state of Ohio, many children are beginning a new school year and healthy vision will be critical to their academic success. As a child grows, an untreated eye disease or condition becomes more ...

Posted By: Taylor Elder | Category: Education



Jul 31

Fall Kickoff: A Discussion of Current Affairs with Special Guest Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur

Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program hosts its Fall Kickoff: A Discussion of Current Affairs with Special Guest Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, Thursday, August 29 in the Franciscan Center 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Presentation at ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jul 31

Promedica Community Events in August

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 2019 – ProMedica will offer the following community events in August: AromatherapyDiscuss the special ways that essential oils can be used for everyday health and wellness. This program is free to people with a cancer ...

Posted By: Callie Dudek | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 31

Toledo Museum of Art purchases property from Glenwood Lutheran Church

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has purchased 5 parcels from the Glenwood Lutheran Church. The land, which now serves as part of the church’s rear parking lot, will allow greater access to the planned art support building, ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: General News



Jul 31

UToledo Film grad rockets from internship to job in New York

John Leo, who graduated from the University of Toledo this year with a BA in Film, credits the relationships he built at UToledo as one of the major reasons for his current success. Leo says, “Networking really is everything. You’ll hear ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Community Interest



Jul 31

Franciscan Center announces August events

Friday, August 2iDance Adaptive Performing Arts Center presents “Shine the Light on Abilities 2019: Blue Jean Ball” at 6:30pm. This event includes dinner, live music, silent and live auction and a surprise celebrity bartender. $50 in ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jul 31

5th Annual Water Quality Boat Cruise

Come cruise with us on the Maumee River! The 5th annual Water Quality Boat Cruise will take place on Sunday, August 4th, from 2-4pm. Partners for Clean Streams, the Maumee Area of Concern Advisory Committee (MAAC), and Lucas Soil and Water ...

Posted By: Amanda Kovach | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 31

Reign Nation School Supply Drop

Thee Toledo Reign Women’s Tackle Football Franchise will be holding their inaugural Reign Nation Student Supply Drop event on Sunday, August 11th from 1-3pm at Avenida Fashion, 3944 Secor Road, Toledo, Ohio. At the Reign Nation Student Supply ...

Posted By: Michael Brown | Category: Community Interest



Jul 31

Sylvania STEM Center Fundraiser at Imagination Station - August 17

Silent Auction -- Arcade Games -- Dinner -- Wine Pull -- Trivia Cash bar – ROBOTS – and more! On Saturday, August 17th it’s the adults turn to play at the Imagination Station when the Sylvania STEM Center will hold a fundraiser. ...

Posted By: Todd Schenkenberger | Category: Education



Jul 31

Dallis Steakhouse Express Now Open

Dallis Steakhouse Express is the newest concept in food- a quick service steakhouse! Stop in for a fast take out lunch or join us for a casual sit down dinner. Meals can be completely customized to your tastes and lifestlye! Going low carb? No ...

Posted By: Eric Marsh | Category: Business



Jul 29

Total Wellness Health Fair

The church is often a place where people come seeking healing in their lives. In an effort to Bridge the Gap Between Church and Community, the The Total Wellness Health Fair, an outreach event of Braden, will be held, Saturday, September 14, 2019 at ...

Posted By: Megan Davis for Braden UMC | Category: Health



Jul 23

Lourdes University hosts Craft Beverages Info Night

Lourdes University hosts a Craft Beverages info night, Thursday, August 15 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Ebeid Rec Center, 6737 Convent Blvd. Sylvania, OH. Jeff Groth, Craft Beverages Professor, admissions counselors, and advisors will be on-site to ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Jul 23

The University of Toledo Biodesign Teams competes successfully at the international Biodesign Challenge in New York

Two teams from the University of Toledo Biodesign Challenge competed in New York in June at the international Biodesign Challenge Summit and did exceptionally well. Barbara Miner, chair of the UToledo Department of Arts says, “In only our ...

Posted By: Barbara WF Miner | Category: Community Interest



Jul 23

Toledo Night Market to be held on Saturday, July 27

The next Toledo Night Market, which will transform the Toledo Farmers’ Market into an evening of lights, shopping, food, drinks, and live music, will be held from 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, 2019. The July 27 Toledo Night Market will ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 23

Advocate for Support for Programs

Ohio Delegates Carolyn King (Powell), Dexter Vaughan (Middlefield) , Amy Pulles (Pickerington), David Monder (Hilliard), Laura Schwartz (Powell) and Sherry Williams (Bexley) joined delegates from across the country for the fourteenth annual Prevent ...

Posted By: Taylor Elder | Category: Other



Jul 23

Rain Barrel Workshop

Lucas SWCD, Partners for Clean Streams and the Village of Ottawa Hills are teaming up to host a July Rain Barrel Workshop! The location is the Ottawa Hills Elementary New Gym at 3602 Indian Road in Ottawa Hills, but the parking lot entrance is off ...

Posted By: Amanda Kovach | Category: Community Interest



Jul 23

Lighthouse Talk

The beautiful 1904 Toledo Harbor Lighthouse will be the topic of a 7 p.m. talk Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Toledo Yacht Club. The history of Maumee Bay's lighthouses will be discussed by Sandy Bihn, president and founder of the Toledo Harbor Lighthouse ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Education



Jul 17

ProMedica Gift Supports Convention Center Redevelopment

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 15, 2019 – ProMedica, a not-for-profit, mission-based health, and well-being organization, today announced a commitment for a gift to the Toledo-Lucas County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau to support the planned ...

Posted By: Tausha Moore | Category: Community Interest



Jul 17

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Performances: July 26 & 27 at 8pm and August 2 & 3 at 8pm and August 4 at 3pm Performance Location: Epiphany Lutheran Church 915 N. Reynolds Rd. Toledo, OhioPress Release Contact Name: Shane Gerome Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Shane Gerome | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 15

Toledo Irish American Club Presents: Comic Book Launch Party

The Toledo Irish American Club is all about Toledo, Irish Culture and community. Pop culture is definitely heavy into comic books now with all the blockbuster hits and in the spirit of that, we are proud to help host a comic book launch party for ...

Posted By: Kelly Zawierucha | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 11

Pizza Palooza Media Day

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce and Sylvania Recreation Present the 9th Annual Pizza PaloozaMedia Day at Grogan’s Towne Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram on Telegraph in Toledo. Pizza Palooza Media Day will take place on Tuesday, July 16th at ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jul 11

Toledo Museum of Art and Toledo Symphony Orchestra celebrate local composers during Northwest Ohio Summer Music Festival - August 9-11

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO) present the 4(19) Festival Aug. 9-11, the fifth in the organizations’ ongoing summer music marathon series. This summer’s festival features four ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment