All posts by Erin Holden

Restaurant Updates During COVID-19

Throughout the Toledo area, many restaurants and bars are struggling to enforce social distancing guidelines. Others are having to close their doors because they’ve had employees test positive for COVID-19. Most of the establishments we’ve listed in this ever-evolving list of closures have only closed temporarily for deep cleans or due to an inability to

WEDDING GUIDE WINTER 2021: Sauder Village

If there’s anything 2020 taught us about wedding planning, it’s that you have to embrace the unexpected. Many couples have had to grapple with drastically limiting their guest counts and plans in order to stay safe during the pandemic, often resulting in the kinds of creativity that make for an even more charming wedding than

WEDDING GUIDE WINTER 2021: Behind the Veil!

Keith & Caitlin Wernert of Elmore at Schedel Arboretum & Gardens. PHOTO CREDIT: Adore Photography Here comes the bride! But how did she get here? What is the story behind her happiest moments, and the photos that captured them? In this edition of our regular Wedding Guide some Toledo brides give us the tale of their

New book an examination of mental health treatments from years past

Located at the corner of South Detroit and Arlington Avenues, Toledo State Hospital was operational from 1888 until the early 1980s. Its emphasis on the cottage model — as opposed to the sterile, more traditional, institutional facilities prevalent during its time — made the hospital for the mentally ill a progressive example of compassionate care. 

Cherry Street Mission Calls for Thanksgiving Volunteers & Donations

As we sit down to a Thanksgiving dinner with our families in 2020, experiencing a spirit of gratitude that we’ve made it this far through a challenging year, it’s more important than ever to think of those who could use a helping hand. Cherry Street Missions, as always, is a place that provides that help