Press Releases


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



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