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Toledo GROWs Honey Harvest event

Beekeeping ain’t for the faint of heart, but the same swarms that strike fear into the heart of us commoners strike literal gold for others. See the gold-hued magic that is local honey during Toledo GROWs Honey Harvest. Watch the honey extraction process, from hive to jar, and take home some of your own during

Zepf Center introduces new Ambulatory Detox Unit

Despite efforts to reduce our opiate problem, Ohio continues to lead the nation in overdose deaths. To help people get off heroin— and then stay off heroin— detox services are needed. To expand access, the Zepf Center introduced an Ambulatory Detox Unit in July, to provide care and treatment in the form of a six-day

Today, Support Local Musicians and Trans Rights

Want to help support trans rights and local musicians? Today’s your day. On Friday, August 4, the online music platform will donate 100% of their profits to the Transgender Law Center, a nonprofit that works to change law, policy, and culture for the better. To learn more about Bandcamp’s stand, read their statement here. We’re encouraging

Toledo According To… Robert Gutierrez of RGDEZIGNS

Name: Robert Gutierrez Years lived in Toledo: 25 years Occupation: Business Owner/ Designer at RGDEZIGNS (1316 Adams St., RGDEZIGNS.com) My story, in one sentence: Just a guy blessed with many talents who works hard and prays harder! UpTown is the place in Toledo I’m most proud of. The best meal I had in Toledo was

Follow the light to the TMA for Twilight Tours: Garden Party

Gain a new perspective on the Toledo Museum of Art’s Georgia and David K. Welles Sculpture Garden during Twilight Tours: Garden Party. The nighttime tour will offer visitors flashlights, to highlight famous works, like Barry Flanagan’s Large Leaping Hare (1982) and Jaume Plensa’s Spiegel, in a new light. Before the tour begins, enjoy a drink