Press Releases


Jun 04

Ready, Set, AIM Summit - Boldly Empowering Women to the forefront of Business, Government, and Entrepreneurship - September 2019

The 2019 Ready, Set, AIM (RSA) Summit is the second year for this ground-breaking event in the Toledo, OH region taking place Friday and Saturday, September 27-28, 2019. Nestled in the beautiful, bustling downtown Hensville district, this summit ...

Posted By: TiAnna Anderson | Category: Business



Jun 04

Come Run The Battle of Turtle Creek!

Run a course like no other! Zero pavement. Hills and creek crossings. Beautiful grass trails. Live music and great food. Electronic timing. You're not going to find a 5k like this anywhere else in Ohio, and certainly not for only five dollars. The ...

Posted By: Steve | Category: Events



Jun 04

Marine Debris in Western Lake Erie

How can we better handle marine debris is the topic of a talk by Sue Bixler of the OSU Stone Lab, 7 pm Thurs. June 13 at the Lake Erie Waterkeeper meeting at Toledo Yacht Club, 3900 N. Summit St. Roundtable discussion at 8 pm on high-water levels ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Education



Jun 04

Bluflame Experts Offer Tip for Avoiding Common HVAC Failure

Toledo, OH - Warmer weather is finally here! While you are soaking in the sun, having an air conditioner is a great way to ensure your home stays cool and comfortable on even the hottest days. However, if your air conditioning unit is not properly ...

Posted By: Sara Johnson | Category: Services



May 30

Toledo Museum of Art announces new director of facilities

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has hired John Yaniglos as its new director of facilities.Yaniglos, an experienced construction and facilities professional, joins the Museum from Mosser Construction, Inc. where he served as the ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 30

Stray Kids Short Film Premiere

Join us for the official premiere screening of Stray Kids, an original short film developed by some of Ohio's most talented -- the kids and teens from P. Marie Talent. In addition to the screening, guests will enjoy an entertaining atmosphere with ...

Posted By: Layani Jones | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 30

You Will Sing Better in Toledo - FREE Summer of Song

The Pride of Toledo Chorus is offering a Free Summer Program to women of all ages! No experience necessary...just like to sing! Join us for the summer and sing in a community event or two! Beginning June 4 - Tuesday Nights 7-10pm 2530 Parkway ...

Posted By: Ruth | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 30

Serenity Farm's Benefit for the Barn

Serenity Farm is a non-profit equestrian center that provides equine-assisted therapies and learning programs for people of all ages and abilities. We will proudly be hosting our annual “Benefit for the Barn” fundraiser on July 13th, ...

Posted By: Gabby Clapp | Category: Events



May 22

Museum’s Art After School show highlights works from area students

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) Art After School Show, highlighting work from areastudents is now on display in the Community Gallery, which is located on the first floor of the west wing of the Museum.Art After School is an out ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 22

Toledo Museum of Art to host professional development conference for educators June 14

K-12 teachers will receive 10 continuing education contact hours for participationTOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) will host a continuing education conference for teachers Friday, June 14. Drawn to Learn: Visual Strategies for ...

Posted By: Mike Brice | Category: Community Interest



May 22

Over the Edge for Victory

Toledo's only rappelling fundraiser! The first 85 individuals to raise $1,000 to benefit The Victory Center will have the opportunity to rappel 225 feet down the Toledo Edison Building in downtown Toledo on Friday, September 6. All proceeds stay in ...

Posted By: Karen Evans | Category: Community Interest



May 21

LISC, ProMedica Invite Businesses, Developers to Apply for Capital to Build Healthy, Thriving Communities

$25 million loan pool is set to finance economic development that supports health gains, improves quality of life, and revitalizes communities TOLEDO – Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and ProMedica are seeking applications for ...

Posted By: Kim Cutcher | Category: Business



May 21

Emmanuel Baptist Church Free Family Carnival & VBS

Sonshine is an annual Free Family Carnival & Vacation Bible School that is held in June for our Greater Toledo Area Community. Family Fun FestivalWhat? — Free Food, Inflatables, and Carnival Games Who? — Your Entire Family When? ...

Posted By: Pastor Dan Neighbors | Category: Events



May 20

Toledo Museum of Art to return vessel to Republic of Italy

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) and the Italian Ministry of Heritage and Cultural Activities announced today that they have reached an agreement for the repatriation of an object in the Museum’s collection. The Attic ...

Posted By: Stephanie Elton | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 20

Kiwi Chick Hatched at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio —Together we can do so much. The bird department at Toledo Zoo collaborated with the North Island Brown Kiwi SSP and Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute to hatch a female Brown Kiwi at the Zoo’s Avian Breeding Center. ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Community Interest



May 20

Bridgestone to Host Car Care Academy in Toledo on May 21

Toledo has terrible roads. Yes or no? Actually – don’t answer that. We all know the answer. And we think we can prove it. WHAT: Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO) has partnered with the Toledo Police Patrolman’s Association to ...

Posted By: Wesley | Category: Events



May 20

Free Bariatric Surgery Informational Seminar

If excess weight is affecting your life and health, bariatric surgery may be right for you. Has your doctor told you that being overweight is harmful to your health? Have you wrestled with health issues stemming from obesity, such as diabetes, high ...

Posted By: Mary Pistilli | Category: Health



May 20

Most Blessed Sacrament Parish Festival

Most Blessed Sacrament Parish Festival June 6-9 Thursday, June 6: 6-11 p.m. Friday, June 7: 5 p.m.-midnight Saturday, June 8: 5 p.m.-midnight Sunday, June 9: Noon-6 p.m. Join us for the best festival in town! Music by Athens Wheeler – ...

Posted By: Diana VanWinkle | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 15

Lourdes University appoints new Director of Donor Relations

Lourdes University Vice President of Institutional Advancement Vicki J. Stouffer, CFRE, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brittany Telander, Director of Donor Relations. In this role, Ms. Telander is responsible for developing and ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 15

The Town Center at Levis Commons Announces Another Market-Exclusive Tenant Coming Soon

Clean Juice, the first and only USDA-Certified organic juice bar, will be serving it fresh later this summer at The Town Center at Levis Commons. Now open in 21 states, Clean Juice will be squeezing their way into the northwest Ohio market with ...

Posted By: Allison Schroeder | Category: Business



May 15

Sylvania Dunkin Donuts Grand Opening

The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce is happy to welcome Dunkin’ to Sylvania as they open for business this month. The Sylvania Chamber of Commerce and Dunkin’ franchisee, Tapan Patel, are excited to host a grand opening and ribbon ...

Posted By: Michelle Sprott | Category: Business



May 14

The Franciscan Center announces June events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the June slate of events.Sunday, June 2Masterworks Chorale presents Collage Concert: Flora and Fauna, at 3:00pm. Doors open at 2:30pm. A repertoire that spans from the Renaissance to ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 14

Re-purpose it for Senior's Day

Our 2nd Annual annual Repurpose it for Senior's Day will be held on May 18, 2019, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Visiting Angels Complex at 7110 W. Central Avenue. Please bring new or used durable medical equipment we can clean and recirculate back ...

Posted By: John Sayre | Category: Events



May 14

June 5 - Census 2020 Lunch & Learn

Bowling Green, OH - Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce announces a Lunch and Learn on “Census 2020” presented in partnership with Bowling Green State University’s Center for Family & Demographic Research, and the Center for ...

Posted By: Kelzey Kuch | Category: Community Interest



May 14

Local Theatre Going to National Theatre Competition

ACTORS COLLABORATIVE TOLEDO TO APPEAR AT NATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL Actors Collaborative Toledo from Toledo, Ohio is proud to announce that its production of A Life by Adam Bock has won the honor of performing at AACTFest 2019, the National Community ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 14

Know Your Numbers Clinic

The Know Your Numbers Clinic is Saturday, May 18th from 9a.m. to 11a.m. Find out your glucose, cholesterol, BMI, body water percent and much more! Sponsored by the Faith and Fitness Ministry. The location is The ARK Church, 2500 Nebraska Ave. ...

Posted By: Deborah Murphy | Category: Health



May 10

The University of Toledo Department of Art faculty member awarded Ohio Arts Council grant

Deborah Orloff, associate chair and professor of photography with the University of Toledo Department of Art, has received an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council for her body of work, “Elusive Memory.” In addition, her ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: Arts and Entertainment



May 10

Milk Money For Kids

“Mom, Can I Have Some Milk Money?” Help us answer that question with a “YES!” Thousands of Kids Count on Us Each Summer When school is out, most kids have an enjoyable summertime. But for the one in four children in our ...

Posted By: Brittany | Category: Community Interest



May 09

Lourdes University Golf Outing Benefits Student Athletics

Lourdes University hosts its 20th annual Hit the Links golf outing Monday, June 3 at the Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd, in Sylvania at 12p. Registration begins at 11:15am. Hit the Links has raised almost $400,000 for student scholarships ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 09

Complimentary Access Bars for Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! We love to give back to the community by offering complimentary Mini Access Bars Sessions for this annual clinic! For this event we are offering 10 total individual 20-minute mini sessions (one per person) ...

Posted By: Andrea Lynn Diaz | Category: Health