All posts by Athena Cocoves

‘Next To Normal’ Hits the Croswell Opera House Stage

In movies, bipolar disorder is often depicted with bizarre and off-base representations of sexually promiscuous, Jekyll and Hyde-type young women. Not very often does a work of fiction touch on the familial impact of mental health through sympathetic characters. In Next to Normal, an Off-Broadway rock musical, portrays the story of a mother, with worsening

WTF, That Was Quick

Craving a little heat to warm up a cold, rainy Friday, we made the short trip from downtown Toledo to Northwood to visit the area’s newest fast-casual Asian fusion restaurant, What the Fried Rice, more casually known as WTF-R. The reward for the ten minute drive was healthy food and fast service. Keeping it fresh

Downtown Digs: Hart

Hart, one of Ohio’s largest independent marketing and advertising agencies, with more than a 50-year history, employs about 80 people, 60 based in Toledo and another 20 in Columbus.

Raising The Bar: L.I.F.T. 2018

To build a stronger, more inclusive community, Toledo natives Jason and Kelli Daniels see four objectives for the professional workforce: leadership, influence, focus and talent, four values that make up the acronym L.I.F.T.