Press Releases


Jun 19

Mud Hens Trainer Named to 2019 Triple-A All-Star

TOLEDO, OH- Toledo Mud Hens Athletic Trainer Chris McDonald will join the Field Staff for the 2019 Ronald McDonald House Charities Triple-A All-Star Game. The 32nd annual contest will take place at Southwest University Park in El Paso, Texas on ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Community Interest



Jun 19

Honor Our Fathers / Honor Our Planet: Celebration Walk

June 22, 1:00-2:30pm "The Earth is what we all have in common." Wendell Barry. Joe’s Yoga & Fitness invites all to join in community for a Father's Day/Summer Solstice Celebration Walk to appreciate and remember ALL our Fathers past, ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Community Interest



Jun 19

Constellations by Nick Payne

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre are proud to present a summer collaboration with the area premiere of an infinite love story: “Constellations” by Nick Payne. "Constellations" has performances on June 21 and 22 ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Walker Tavern Historic Site/Brooklyn, MI. Event June 26

Tea with Clara Wednesday, June 2, 2019, 1 to 3pm $10/child; one adult may accompany each child for free. Additional adults $6 Ages 5 - 15 Register today at: Michigan.gov/walkertavern Clara and Henry Ford-yes, THE HENRY FORD-visited Walker Tavern ...

Posted By: Laurie Bolak | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Glass City Improv Presents: The Rumble

This Friday, June 21st, Glass City Improv debuts its newest show, The Rumble. Teams of 3 compete in 10-minute sets to be crowned the champs! Audience votes for the winner. You’ll also get to see the debut of Glass City Improv’s brand ...

Posted By: Diana | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Way Library presents Doug Brinkley on July 10

New York Times best-selling author and Perrysburg High School graduate Douglas Brinkley will speak about his most recent best-selling book, American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race, on Wednesday, July 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the ...

Posted By: Lisa Richard | Category: Events



Jun 19

Presentation on Prohibition at Way Library - June 26

The 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 18th Amendment was marked earlier this year. It prohibited the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcoholic beverages anywhere in the United States. Way Library announces a special presentation, ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 19

Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show

CFA All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show This show consists of the exhibition and judging of cats & kittens throughout the weekend. Meet the breeds! Fun for cat lovers of all ages! July 27 & 28, 2019 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Taylor Sportsplex ...

Posted By: Cathy Hawley | Category: Events



Jun 19

June Running Clinic

New to running? Aren't running as well as you'd like? Recovering from a running injury? Refine your running technique at the Run With Joe - POSE Running Clinic: * Run faster with less energy! * Best your PR! * Reduce joint stress and avoid injury! ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Events



Jun 19

St. Lucas Lutheran Church Organ Console Dedication Concert

St. Lucas Lutheran Church presents Organ Console Dedication Concert June 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm 745 Walbridge AVE. Toledo, OH 43609 Featuring Organists: Michael Schreffler, David Hufford, Jim Bischoff, and Jamie Dauel Enjoy a post-concert wine and ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Events



Jun 14

GM Partners with Owens to Chart Debt-Free Path for In-Demand Auto Tech Jobs

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP – General Motors Co. (GM) has chosen Owens Community College as one of seven community colleges in Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania to launch its GM Dealer Technician Scholarship, a program that can help students graduate ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Education



Jun 14

Toledo Library Receives Donation

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library received a special donation with items significant to the Tuskegee Institute as well as local African-American history. The items were recently donated to the Library’s Local History and Genealogy ...

Posted By: Kelsey Cogan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

Toledo Museum of Art honored with Civic Improvement Commendation

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Garden Club of America presented the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) with a CivicImprovement Commendation for TMA’s commitment to exploring and implementing green and energy-efficient practices on its extraordinary campus. ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 14

David Victor Formerly of Boston Headlines Civic Music Hall

As a former vocalist/guitarist for the multi-platinum band Boston, David Victor performed on back-to-back North American tours and recorded a #1 charting classic rock single “Heaven on Earth”. Now forging his own path with his latest ...

Posted By: Denise Kovalevich | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 13

Franciscan Center announces July events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the July slate of evens. Wednesday, July 3The Lourdes University Upward Bound program is offering a Talent Show from 1pm to 3pm. This event is free and open to the public. For more ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Events



Jun 12

Museum Café and Pizza Cat partnership inspires new menu offerings

Two restaurants known for their use of local fixings to create fun, creative menus are teaming up to share ingredients to create new dishes for diners at both locations. The Toledo Museum of Art and Pizza Cat will offer new menu items inspired by ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



Jun 12

Ribbon Cutting – Sylvania Sidewalk Party

On Tuesday, June 25th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm, let's join as a community to say "Thank You" to all involved in the sidewalk project leading to The Shoppes of Mayberry Square!A Ribbon Cutting will be taking place at 4:30pm to thank the ...

Posted By: Tiffany Scott | Category: Business



Jun 11

UToledo Theatre students studying abroad in Russia at the Moscow Art Theatre

Two students and a faculty member from the University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film are currently in Russia for the month of June as part of a study abroad experience at the Moscow Art Theatre. In addition to taking classes with the ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 11

Toledo Night Market to be held on Saturday, June 15

Inspired by night markets from around the world, the Toledo Night Market will transform the Toledo Farmers’ Market into an evening of lights, food, live music and culture from 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Toledo Night Market will ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Community Interest



Jun 11

June Actors' Workshop

FilmToledo is hosting a monthly Actors' Workshop, an informal gathering of local film and stage actors to discuss the local film scene, work on different acting techniques and exercises and more! This is a FREE event, open to actors of all skill ...

Posted By: Michael DeSanto | Category: Events



Jun 11

Drop-in Parent/Child Music and Movement Classes

No RSVP required Ages: 18 mos. - 4 years Cost: $10 a class (cash or check) Time: 9:30-10:15 am Dates: Every Tuesday (except 4th of July week), June 18, June 25, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, Aug 6, & Aug 13 Info: call 419-381-1313x104 or ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Jun 06

June 30 deadline approaching for Toledo Museum of Art trip opportunity

TOLEDO, Ohio – The June 30 deadline is approaching for new and current members of the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) to win a five-day, four-night trip to sunny Los Angeles. One winner, chosen at random from all eligible entries received, will ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 06

Local Cockatoo gains national attention in commercial!

SYLVANIA, Ohio — The Animal Behavior Center is proud to announce that their mascot, Rocky “Valentine”, a Moluccan cockatoo was chosen to star in national commercials for Stanley Steemer that are being broadcast now. Due to the ...

Posted By: Lara Joseph | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present Burger Bash Media Day!

Sylvania Recreation & The Sylvania Rotary Club Present the 2nd Annual Burger Bash Media Day at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania.Burger Bash Media Day will take place on Wednesday, June 12th at Noon at the Wingate Hotel in Downtown Sylvania in ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Toledo Museum of Art announces winners for 10th annual Ekphrastic poetry contest

TOLEDO, Ohio – The winners of the 2019 Ekphrastic Poetry Contest at the Toledo Museum of Art have been selected and were recognized at an awards ceremony on Friday, May 31, 2019 in the GlasSalon.Ekphrasis— literary writing about ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Lifelong Learning announces Summer classes

Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following summer classes. All classes are held at the Lourdes University campus, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.To review the entire list of Lifelong Learning Summer 2019 ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Jun 04

The Heiress

By Ruth & Augustus Goetz The Heiress takes place in the stately townhouse of Dr. Austin Sloper and his daughter Catherine. Set in the 1850’s, it is about a tumultuous struggle between a father and daughter over love, money, and family ...

Posted By: Mary T. Boyer and Mary F. Aufman | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Village Players Theatre are proud to present our summer collaborations with the area premieres of two powerful, thought provoking plays: “The Other Place” by Sharr White and ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Jun 04

Glass City Record Show 6/16/19

Come get your VINYL on at the Glass City Record Show on Sunday, June 16, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 4256 Secor in Toledo. Records, tapes, CDs, 33s. 45s, 78s, posters and other music memorabilia! 10-4 pm, Adm. $1.Press Release Contact Name: ...

Posted By: Becky Locke-Gagnon | Category: Community Interest



Jun 04

Recovery Frenzy!

Come and join the “Recovery Frenzy!” A fundraising event that will make a difference in the lives of people seeking help from drug and alcohol dependence, depression, domestic abuse and other traumas. Our organization is hosting an ...

Posted By: John Ely | Category: Events