Press Releases - Community Interest


Nov 03

Cookies & Cocoa with Claus

December 8, 6 - 8pm Imagination Station Reserve your spot for this members-only pajama dance party with the big guy, Santa Claus. This festive night blends holiday cookies and cocoa with cool science. It’s a pajama party you won’t want ...

Posted By: Stephanie Brinkman | Category: Community Interest



Nov 03

Holiday Shopping Extravaganza at Sylvania Women's Connection

Sylvania Women's Connection West's Next Luncheon and Annual Fundraiser Friday, November 11, 2016 Highland Meadows Golf Club, 7455 Erie St., Sylvania, OH 43560 Sylvania Women’s Connection West invites all ladies to our next luncheon and annual ...

Posted By: Sharon | Category: Community Interest



Nov 03

Lourdes Named One of the Top 10 Safest Colleges in Ohio

Lourdes University is pleased to announce that the institution was recently ranked the 10th safest college in Ohio by BackgroundChecks.org in its 2016 report of the 45 safest colleges in Ohio. “We are delighted to be rated as such a safe ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Nov 01

Art Corner Toledo to Unveil Public Art Piece at One Government Center, Collaboration between Community Artists and Incarcerated Men

What: Art Corner Toledo will host an unveiling of a collaborative art project painted by community artists and incarcerated individuals at Toledo Correctional. The 6’x14’ painting represents physical and psychological barriers created by ...

Posted By: Emily Numbers | Category: Community Interest



Nov 01

Christmas Festival and Bake Sale

Zion Lutheran Church 8307 Memorial Hwy. Ottawa Lake, Michigan 49267 is having our annual Christmas Festival & Bake Sale December 3, 2016 (9:00 am – 3:00 pm). Please join us! Cookies are $5.00 per pound. There will be crafts, gift items, ...

Posted By: Norman Gregory | Category: Community Interest



Oct 31

Levis Commons Haunted House To Spotlight Heroin and Addiction Awareness

DISTRACTED Haunted House at Levis Commons has been providing thrills and chills to Northwest Ohio for the past several weeks. Saturday November 5th will be the last day to experience the attraction, but the closing day will also provide so much ...

Posted By: Allison Schroeder | Category: Community Interest



Oct 27

Central Catholic to Host Open House

Central Catholic High School will hold an Open House for prospective students and parents at its campus, 2550 Cherry Street, Toledo, Ohio on Sunday, November 6, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Catholic High School, a co-educational ...

Posted By: Jamie Orians | Category: Community Interest



Oct 20

Fall Job and Education Fair

The Blade Fall Job and Education Fair is a chance for area companies and schools to make connections with the right people. We hope you can join us at the event.When: Wednesday, October 26, 2016.When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Where: Parkway Place, 2500 ...

Posted By: Connie Cross | Category: Community Interest



Oct 17

Lourdes University offers Domestic Violence Awareness Week

October 17 – 21, 2016 Lourdes University is holding a series of events to raise awareness about domestic violence. The week will kick off with a One-Mile Awareness Walk from 6 to 8 p.m. on the Lourdes University campus, 6832 Convent Blvd. in ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Oct 17

Lourdes University Veterans Day Event Scheduled

Col. Scott E Reed to serve as guest speaker Lourdes University is offering a Veterans Day event on Friday, November 11 at 4 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. The featured speaker is Colonel Scott E. Reed, Vice Commander ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Oct 17

Make Giving Your Strong Suit with Robert Half

Until October 21st: Donate Used Professional Attire at Levis CommonsPERRYSBURG, OH – Local job seekers will have the opportunity to receive proper interview attire with the help of Robert Half at Levis Commons. Robert Half, the world’s ...

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Oct 17

Veterans Day Ceremony Launches Annual Flag Retirement

To show their appreciation for those who serve, local US Navy Sea Cadets & Boy Scouts will participate in a solemn Veterans Day ceremony at 6:00 PM on Friday, November 11th, at The Andersons Store on Talmadge and Monroe St. The public is invited ...

Posted By: Jim Nowak | Category: Community Interest



Oct 17

Trunk-or-Treat October 23

Trunk-or-Treat at Epworth is FREE to the entire community! On October 23 from 5-6pm, wear your costumes and Trunk-or-Treat for candy in a safe environment. You’ll even be able to visit the Spooky Truck sponsored by SWAT. Bring your friends! ...

Posted By: Tami Norris | Category: Community Interest



Oct 11

Annunciaiton Radio 2016 Fall Sharathon

Annunciation Radio, Northwest, and North Central Ohio's Catholic Radio Station, will host its Fall Sharathon October 18-21, 2016. Annunciation Radio makes a difference to keep the Good News on the air. Be sure to listen October 18-21, 2016 from ...

Posted By: Michael Learned | Category: Community Interest



Oct 07

Healthy Relationships Conference

Health Relationships ConferenceMayor Paula Hicks-Hudson and partners invite parents and youth to attend the upcoming Healthy Relationships Conference to learn more about fostering positive self esteem, and addressing sensitive topics such as ...

Posted By: Janet Schroeder | Category: Community Interest



Oct 07

Nadia Getit & Beefy Vanderhuge Bowl for Harvey House

Nadia Getit & Beefy Vanderhuge Bowl for Harvey House Glass City Roller Members Return to Capture the Trophy Toledo, Ohio: On October 14th, the Glass City Rollers, Toledo’s premiere women’s flat track roller derby team, sends two of ...

Posted By: Teri Green | Category: Community Interest



Oct 04

Lourdes Offers Free Non-Profit Leadership Training

The Lourdes University Graduate School and Dr. Patrice McClellan, Director of the Lourdes University Master of Organizational Leadership program, are pleased to offer free training designed for non-profit leaders on Thursday, November 3 from 7:30 to ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest



Sep 30

Food Drive October 2-3

On October 2nd and 3rd, Gathering Volumes, Perrysburg's local, independent bookstore, will be partnering with other locally-owned businesses at the Shoppes at South Boundary to host a food drive for Perrysburg Christians United Food Bank and you are ...

Posted By: Denise Phillips | Category: Community Interest



Sep 30

Diabetes Youth Services Sweet Success Gala

On November 18th, from 6-10pm, join us for a night of fundraising at our annual Sweet Success Gala benefiting Diabetes Youth Services. The evening will feature Jay Berschback as our emcee, Beth Rose as our auctioneer, and DJ Larry Devaughn for our ...

Posted By: Shonda Miller | Category: Community Interest



Sep 20

Tigers and Mud Hens Announce Two-Year Affiliation Agreement

TOLEDO, OH- The Toledo Mud Hens and Detroit Tigers today announced the extension of the player development agreement through the 2018 season, continuing the relationship between these two historic franchises that began 30 years ago. "Toledo and ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Community Interest



Sep 20

Tales from "Old Sparky"

The Toledo Police Museum announces it's newest exhibit..."Tales from Old Sparky: Convictions that Led to the Electric Chair". This exhibit will be open to the public Friday September 23, 2016 at 10:00 am. this exhibit will display a replica of Old ...

Posted By: diane | Category: Community Interest



Sep 13

Meet the Middlegrounds - New Metropark to Open in Downtown Toledo

Saturday, September 17Noon to 5 p.m. - Family activities and entertainment6 to 9:30 p.m. - Rock the Middlegrounds: Music, beer & wine -- The public will meet the Middlegrounds, the first Metropark in downtown Toledo, starting at noon Saturday, ...

Posted By: Scott Carpenter | Category: Community Interest



Sep 13

Apples For Everyone

Saturday, Sept 24, 201610am-5pm Johnston Fruit Farms hosts a day for the community to come out and pick apples for the underserved. Come out and enjoy a fun-filled day! This festive fall event will feature children’s games, a petting zoo, ...

Posted By: Angi | Category: Community Interest



Sep 13

CureSearch Ultimate Tri-CURE-athon

The CureSearch Ultimate Tri-CURE-athon is a Hike, Bike, or Walk event to benefit Ultimate Hike, a program of CureSearch for Children's Cancer. The event will take place on September 24th in Whitehouse Village Park. Participants can choose to do a ...

Posted By: Tricia Pizzifred | Category: Community Interest



Sep 13

11th Autumn Toledo Plant Exchange

Autumn Toledo Plant Exchange Sat. Oct. 1 ** Rain or Shine ** At the Main Branch of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, 325 N. Michigan St. (in the parking garage, enter from Adams St.) Information: 419-578-6783 ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Community Interest



Sep 08

Enrichment Day at the Toledo Zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio -- One of the ways that the Toledo Zoo provides the highest quality of animal care is through our enrichment program: creating objects and activities that encourage the animals to use their wild and natural instincts to explore their ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: Community Interest



Sep 07

Toledo Area Humane Society Welcomes Celebrity Chef Bill Yosses to Toledo

Toledo, OH – The Toledo Area Humane Society is gearing up for the 4th annual PawVillion event on Friday, September 23rd in Toledo.PawVillion guests will enjoy an amazing four-course meal prepared by former White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses ...

Posted By: Jessica LaValley | Category: Community Interest



Sep 07

Volunteer for the 20th Annual Clean Your Streams Day

Every September since 1997, volunteers join forces for one day to clean the greater Toledo-area’s streams, rivers, and ditches during the annual Clean Your Streams Day. Partners for Clean Streams, and its partnering organizations, is ...

Posted By: Jessica Batanian | Category: Community Interest



Sep 07

German Pork Dinner - Zion Lutheran Church

Zion Lutheran Church LCMC 8307 Memorial Hwy. Ottawa Lake, Mich. is having a German Pork Dinner on Saturday October 1, 2016 from 4:30 pm -7:00 pm. All are welcome to come and enjoy a delicious meal and some great fellowship. Price is $10.00 for ...

Posted By: Norman Gregory | Category: Community Interest



Sep 07

Lourdes Students Prepare for 20th 'Clean Your Streams Day'

Dr. Holly Baumgartner, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. James Minesky, Associate Professor of Environmental Sciences, are pleased to announce that Lourdes University will once again participate in the 20th Clean Your Streams Day on ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Community Interest