All posts by Athena Cocoves

May your sweater be ugly and bright

As the weather gets colder, the sweaters get uglier. Whether tacky, ruffled, loud, gaudy, sequined, glittered or fringed, the general public has fallen in love with the obnoxious quality of these cozy gems so much that December 15 is now National Ugly Sweater Day. Prep wardrobe for the holiday during the Imagination Station’s Think Tank Ugly

The 50th Churchill’s Half Marathon

While you might know Walt Churchill as a grocer, he’s also a long-time Toledo Roadrunner. Join the crew for the 50th Churchill’s Half Marathon and ProMedica 5k to End Hunger. One of the oldest half marathons in the country, the 13.1-mile Churchill’s race will begin at Perrysburg High School and wind through the rolling hills

Beginner Pole Fitness Sessions at Paulette’s Studio of Dance

Want to feel sexy and gain strength through this unique and fun full-body workout? Head to Paulette’s School of Dance for Beginner Pole Fitness Sessions or drop in classes on the weekends and conquer your curiosity. To try it out, drop in from 10-11:15am on Saturdays or 11am-12:15pm on Sundays, for $20. Four-week beginner sessions,

Toledo According To… Jessica Crossfield aka Betty Floored

Years lived in Toledo: 1986-1991 & 2004-present Occupation: owner/founder of Handmade Toledo & maker/creator of Oh Sew Betty! My story, in one sentence: DIY as F*ck Uptown/ Downtown is the place in Toledo I’m most proud of. The revival blows my mind on a daily basis. Buildings are being activated again. People are moving back.