All posts by Jeff McGinnis

Members of area League of Women Voters gather signatures to fight gerrymandering

Ann Payne, chair of the League of Women Voters Toledo-Lucas County, says it’s easier these days to have petitions signed by registered voters, irrespective of political leanings, concerning legislation curtailing gerrymandering. The issue of the drawing of boundaries for US congressional districts— gerrymandering— by where districts are redrawn every 10 years by the legislature, often

Toledo playwright’s comedy explores divisive culture

The two couples could not be more dissimilar. One is conservative, the other liberal. They come from completely different social classes. One couple loves the University of Michigan, while the other two are die-hard OSU supporters. A quirk of science throws these two pairs together and forces them to deal with one another in Human

Sofia Quintero Center to hold its 21st Dia De Los Muertos event

This year’s Dia De Los Muertos celebration and fundraiser on November 4 will be a bit more personal for the staff of the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center. The event, now in its 21st year, will feature food, music, tours of the facility and more as the Center commemorates the traditional Mexican holiday. But

Legendary Bar Band NRBQ Returns To Bowling Green

Somehow, Scott Ligon knew from the first time he heard the group that NRBQ would be a big part of his life. He’d grown up in a musical family— most everyone played an instrument or was a songwriter— and had been a professional musician himself since sixth grade. But Ligon had never heard of Terry