Best of Toledo 2017 – Professionals

BACK TO MAIN Therapist/counselor Erin Wiley, LPCC The Willow Center, 1446 Reynolds Rd., Suite 301, Maumee. 419-720-5800. erinwileytherapy.com Improving marriages and strengthening families is the focus for Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Erin Wiley. Not only is she known in Northwest Ohio for her expertise, she is known nationally as a public speaker and has been

Best of Toledo 2017 – Community

BACK TO MAIN Best Festival The German-American Festival RUNNER-UP: Old West End Festival Best Neighborhood Sylvania RUNNER-UP: Maumee Boat Club Maumee River Yacht Club RUNNER-UP: Toledo Yacht Club Country Club Brandywine Country Club RUNNER-UP: Highland Meadows Golf Club Park Wildwood Preserve Metropark RUNNER-UP: Side Cut Metropark Place to Kayak Riverlures Inc. Kayak Sales & Rentals (Grand Rapids,

Best of Toledo 2017 – Music

BACK TO MAIN Singer Elizabeth Baldwin elizabethbaldwinsoprano.com As an award-winning, talented and internationally praised professional opera singer and vocal coach, soprano Elizabeth Baldwin, performing since 2010, has made herself known far beyond Toledo. So it’s no surprise that the Glass City has recognized our native daughter’s talent and commitment to the arts. RUNNER-UP: Chris Shutters Band

Best of Toledo 2017 – Food

BACK TO MAIN Chinese Restaurant QQ Kitchen RUNNER-UP: Jing Chuan Chinese Restaurant Indian Restaurant Tandoor Cuisine of India RUNNER-UP: Star of India Italian Restaurant Rosie’s Italian Grille RUNNER-UP: Mancy’s Italian Grill Mediterranean Restaurant The Beirut RUNNER-UP: Zingo’s Mediterranean Mexican Restaurant San Marcos Restaurant RUNNER-UP: Cocina de Carlos Thai Restaurant Balance Pan-Asian Grille RUNNER-UP: Bangkok Kitchen BBQ

Best of Toledo 2017 – Drinks

BACK TO MAIN Late Night Bar Hangout The Attic on Adams RUNNER-UP: Bier Stube Bar to Visit Before a Mud Hens/Walleye Game Ye Olde Durty Bird RUNNER-UP: Fleetwood’s Tap Room (Hensville) College Bar Bier Stube RUNNER-UP: Mulvaney’s Bunker (closed, now Andy’s Bar & Grill) Irish Pub The Blarney Irish Pub RUNNER-UP: Shawn’s Irish Tavern’ LGBTQ+ Bar Georgjz419

Best of Toledo 2017 – Stores & Shops

BACK TO MAIN Antique Store Maumee Antique Mall RUNNER-UP: Architectural Artifacts Inc. Cigar Shop The Cigar Affair RUNNER-UP: Third Street Cigar Smoke Shop The Cigar Affair RUNNER-UP: The Head Shed Comic Book Store Monarch Comics RUNNER-UP: JC Comics ‘N More Flooring Store Carpets by Otto RUNNER-UP: Modern Floors Carpet One Floor & Home Floral Shop/Service

Best of Toledo 2017 – Services

BACK TO MAIN Bridal Shop Atlas Bridal Shop RUNNER-UP: Belle Amour Bridal Venue (Indoor) Nazareth Hall RUNNER-UP: Toledo Zoo Outdoor Wedding Venue The Stables 11781 Obee Rd. | 419-872-1731 | wheelerfarms.com/the-stables Nestled near Oak Openings Metropark and the Wheeler Farms Butterfly House, The Stables offers the ideal outdoor wedding for couples seeking a peaceful, tranquil

Best of Toledo 2017 – Art

BACK TO MAIN Visual Artist Dani Herrera See “paperDENIMart” on Facebook. One of Toledo’s most unique artists, Dani Herrera, the mind behind paperDENIMart, has become well-known for her distinct style. Her playful pop portraits— made with recycled materials, like old clothes, newspapers, dryer lint, and whatever else she can find— can be seen around town

Best of Toledo 2017 – Beauty, Health & Wellness

BACK TO MAIN Pilates Studio Essence Mind Body Studio 725 Ford St., Maumee | 419-873-6463 | Essencembs.com Find your inner balance and discover the essential elements of a natural, healthy life with Diana M. Spiess, owner of essence mind*body studio. With 24 years in the fitness/wellness industry, Spiess is a certified health coach, personal trainer,

Best of Toledo 2017 – Media

BACK TO MAIN Best Anchor Duo Lee Conklin and Diane Larson (WTVG-TV, Channel 13) RUNNER-UP: Jerry Anderson and Kristi Leigh (WTOL-TV, Channel 11) Local TV Station WTVG-TV, Channel 13 RUNNER-UP: WTOL-TV, Channel 11 Meteorologist Jay Berschback (WTVG-TV, Channel 13) RUNNER-UP: Robert Shiels (WTOL-TV, Channel 11) Sportscaster Dan Cummins (WTOL-TV, Channel 11) RUNNER-UP: Joe Nugent (WTVG-TV,