Press Releases

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, at: 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

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