Press Releases - General News


Jan 29

Hometown Coach Scores Touchdown with Packo’s

Central Catholic athletic director Greg Dempsey will kick off the 2018 bun signing season at Toledo’s most famous eatery Coach Dempsey arrives at the Original Tony Packo’s® on Front St. at 1pm on Tuesday, January 30 to autograph one ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Dec 18

Local Star Wars Illustrator to Appear at Packo’s

The Force will be with Toledo’s most famous restaurant when official Star Wars artist and Toledo native Brian Rood signs a hot dog bun and meets his fans at an upcoming event. The Original Tony Packo’s® at 1902 Front St. will welcome ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Nov 30

Cakewalkin’ Jass Band Celebrates Anniversary at Packo’s

The Cakewalkin’ Jass Band, “Toledo’s oldest New Orleans style jazz band,” will celebrate their fiftieth anniversary at Tony Packo’s®, Toledo’s most iconic restaurant for eighty-five years, with a weekend of ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Nov 29

Unison Health Announces Recovery Housing Plans

Toledo, OH — For people struggling with an addiction to opioids, the period immediately following the initial detox can make all the difference. Recovery Housing provides people with long-term support, empowering them to adjust to a drug-free ...

Posted By: Kitty Slight | Category: General News



Nov 29

Packo's Pickles Against Poverty

Tony Packo’s® is proud to announce its partnership with the Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio to support our community and surrounding areas. Packo’s and the Salvation Army will work together throughout the year to raise money to be ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Nov 20

Tony Packo's Announces Partnership with Salvation Army

Tony Packo’s is proud to announce its partnership with the Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio to support our community and surrounding areas. Packo’s and the Salvation Army will work together throughout the year to raise money to be ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Nov 09

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today

UberEATS Launches in Toledo Today New Standalone App Makes Getting Great Food as Easy as Getting a Ride MEDIA AVAILABILITY UberEATS Toledo General Manager Berry Kennedy will be available for interviews and app demos TODAY ONLY from 2:00-3:00pm at ...

Posted By: Kirsten Ingram | Category: General News



Oct 31

TPS Superintendent to Sign Bun at Packo's

Dr. Romules Durant returns to his native East Side to have his signature placed alongside the hundreds of signed hot dog buns on the walls of Tony Packo’s®, Toledo’s most famous restaurant. The event will occur on Wednesday, November ...

Posted By: Scott Radel | Category: General News



Sep 14

Annual Dozynki Dinner

On Sunday, October 29th the Toledo-Poznan Alliance presents its Annual Dozynki Dinner from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Franciscan Center located on Lourdes University campus. Tickets are $30 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets, call ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: General News



Jul 21

Stranahan Theater and Great Hall Announces Renovations

The Stranahan Theater is in the midst of a major renovation. This began in 2016 with work outside the building, which included replacing all existing roofs and painting the entire exterior dark gray.In 2017, the lobby (both lower and upper) was ...

Posted By: Stephen Hyman | Category: General News



May 24

Hope, the Polar Bear to be Transferred

TOLEDO, Ohio — Robert Kennedy once said: “The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.” Together, with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ Species Survival Plan and Utah’sHogle Zoo, the ...

Posted By: Shayla Moriarty | Category: General News



Apr 07

National Museum of the Great Lakes makes significant donation to BGSU University Libraries

(Toledo, OH) April 6, 2017 - The University Libraries at Bowling Green State University has greatly expanded its collection of Great Lakes research materials thanks to a significant donation from the National Museum of the Great Lakes, which is ...

Posted By: Anna M. Kolin | Category: General News



Aug 11

William Vaughan Company Selected as a “Top Firm To Work For”

MAUMEE, Ohio (August 10, 2016) – William Vaughan Company landed among the elite with its selection to Accounting Today’s “Top Firms to Work For.” The list is comprised of the top 100 firms throughout the country. “This ...

Posted By: Jennifer Compton | Category: General News



May 10

Lourdes Students at Annual Summer Outreach Mission

The Lourdes University Department of Campus Ministry returns to Cincinnati this month to assist the Franciscan Sisters for the Poor in a summer outreach mission project. While there, the group will work with a different agency each day, including ...

Posted By: Aaron Iffland | Category: General News



Nov 25

Maumee Valley Country Day School Named State Finalist in the $2 million Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest

Maumee Valley Country Day School announced today that it has become an Ohio state finalist in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest, a nationwide competition to increase interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by challenging ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: General News



Oct 26

Oasis Restaurant & Delivery Announces Season of Giving

It is a very exciting time with all the community involvement. Join us!Press Release Contact Name: Brian J Roush Press Release Contact Email: broush@eatatoasis.com Press Release Contact Phone: 419.410.4737 Organization Name: The Oasis Restaurant ...

Posted By: Brian J Roush | Category: General News



Oct 01

The Town Center at Levis Commons Will Welcome Three New Merchants This Fall

The Town Center at Levis Commons is pleased to announce that Ethan Allen and Shared Lives Studio will open the first week in October, and The Llama & Alpaca Store, will open November 1, 2015 just in time for the holiday season. Ethan Allen will ...

Posted By: Casey Pogan | Category: General News



Aug 10

UT Faculty Film Accepted to Prominent International Film Festival

Holly Hey, a filmmaker and faculty member of The University of Toledo Department of Theatre & Film, will screen one of her films in the internationally recognized Aesthetica Short Film Festival in November. The Aesthetica Film Festival, accredited ...

Posted By: Angela Riddel | Category: General News



Jul 31

Metroparks Accepting Permit Applications For Deer Management Program

As part of a comprehensive wildlife management program, Metroparks will accept applications starting Monday, August 3, for archery permits to take deer on designated park district properties. Now in the third year of the program, Metroparks ...

Posted By: Scott Carpenter | Category: General News



Jul 10

Computer Training Company Radio Interview Reaches Over 800K

Your Computer Needs of Toledo, LLC wishes to thank everyone who tuned to the company’s July 1, 2015 interview with the Women’s Radio Network. The company counts it an honor and an opportunity for the privilege of heard over a form of ...

Posted By: Amber Hawkins | Category: General News



Apr 15

New wedding chapel in the heart of downtown Toledo

Grand opening for Simply Married will be Tuesday May 5, 2015. Simply Married is a wedding chapel conveniently located across the street from the courthouse. Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. After hours and ...

Posted By: Jessica | Category: General News



Mar 03

Toledo Chooses 4OVER4.COM to be Its Custom Printing Provider

The City of Toledo, the “Water Recreation Capital of the Midwest,” is proud to announce that they are using 4OVER4.COM’s professional-grade custom printing services and business cards to advertise. Toledo locals can now rely on ...

Posted By: Laura | Category: General News



Jan 26

Toledo Zoo Announces Names of New Wolves

It’s official; the Toledo Zoo’s new wolves are Loki, Tundra and Lobo. The results came after a two-week-long program that invited the public to vote on names through a donation project that helps provide for the wolves’ care and ...

Posted By: Andi Norman | Category: General News



Jan 15

2015 Summer Theatre Camp Registration at The Ritz

2015 SUMMER THEATRE CAMP AT THE RITZ OPEN REGISTRATION BEGINS MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2015 Event: 2015 Summer Theatre Camp at The Ritz presents King Arthur’s Quest Camp Dates: Week One: June 8 – 13 and Week Two: June 15 - 20 Performance ...

Posted By: Bruce Hannam | Category: General News



Nov 07

Oasis Restaurant Adds New Location

Toledo, OH, November 7, 2014– The Oasis Restaurant & Delivery, a recent recipient of the Business Excellence Award from the Entrepreneurial and Business Excellence Hall of Fame, is pleased to announce the opening of their Oregon location ...

Posted By: Brittinee Huntley | Category: General News



Oct 31

Way Library conducts annual "Food for Fines" drive

Way Library announces its annual “Food for Fines” drive to benefit the Perrysburg Christians United food pantry. Perrysburg Christians United (PCU), a consortium of Perrysburg churches which serves the needs of area individuals and ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: General News



Oct 06

Half Off Online Computer Training Courses

Redeem your coupon for half-off online computer training courses. Make sure to go to the home page of http://www.yourcomputerneeds.net and click on the picture you see for details.Press Release Contact Name: Amber S. Hawkins Press Release Contact ...

Posted By: Amber S. Hawkins | Category: General News



Aug 29

September is Library Card Sign-up Month at Way Library

One of the simplest ways to ensure a child’s academic success is by making a quick trip to the library. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when Way Public Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: General News



Aug 12

Flying Joe Barista Headed to Coffee Camp

Perrysburg, Ohio – Bri Gibson, general manager of The Flying Joe coffeehouse at Levis Commons is packing her gear and heading off to camp; coffee camp. Presented by True Stone Coffee Roasters in St. Paul, MN, coffee camp is set for August 22 ...

Posted By: Becky Ohm | Category: General News



Jul 16

Bethany Place Senior Community Adds Assisted Living

Bethany Place senior community, a Lutheran Homes Society (LHS) ministry located at 916 North Street in Fremont, Ohio, now offers assisted living apartments, in addition to its independent living senior apartments. An Assisted Living Open House and ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: General News