Left Behind In The Battle Against Breast Cancer

With the Race for the Cure quickly approaching, the awareness of breast cancer increases shared through social media, informative pamphlets, and educational events. Yet, with all the talk about saving the ta-ta’s, Lucas County has a problem.  Not the worst in Ohio, in the area, roughly 30 percent of breast cancer cases are diagnosed at

Hanging out with… 2017’s Toledo Mayoral Candidates

Who do you think should be Toledo’s next mayor? Today, we have four candidates. After the primary election on Tuesday, September 12, only two will remain. The two top vote recipients Before we decide who should make it to the next round, we spoke with these fine four mayoral hopefuls. Cast your unofficial vote here.  Mayor

Dining After Dark: Late Night Eats

While many may be asleep, some have an appetite to be satiated. If you’re looking to smash on some delicious grub until the break of dawn, Toledo’s got your back. Plenty of restaurants around town are open after hours to satisfy your late night hunger. Fricker’s 19 N St. Clair St 419-244-9464 Hours: 11am-2:30am Wings

Toledo Instagram Feeds You Need To Follow

Pictures are worth a thousand words, and with the millions of photos Instagram has to offer, you’re in for a never-ending book. Check out these Instagram feeds to get your local Toledo fix. Elyssa Sue @rustbeltgems Follow for: your daily dose of all that nature has to offer. From food to gemstones, this feed will

10 under $10: Cheap Eats

If money is tight and your belly is grumbling, a drive around Toledo offers meals under $10. Whether you are looking for comfort food or something light and fresh, these restaurants have got it. From classic American fare to something outside the box, there are choices for everyone. Here’s where to look. Byblos Fine Lebanese

Ride or Die: Macaela Carder Whitaker Directs The Rep’s Bonnie & Clyde

It’s the passionate American outlaw story we all know and love, the tale of the notorious Bonnie & Clyde. Their story, the inspiration for the two-time Tony-nominated musical, is coming to Northwest Ohio at the Toledo Repertoire Theatre from September 8th through the 24th. Director Macaela Carder Whitaker discussed the upcoming production. How long have

Predict Autumn’s Colors With This Fall Foliage Map

When high temperatures only hit a cool mid-70s, a simple truth is revealed: summer is coming to an end. Don’t panic. While we’re leaving behind swimming pools, short-shorts, iced espresso, and sticky humidity, we’re welcoming apple orchards, flannel shirts, hot coffee, and crisp, fresh air back into our lives. Not to mention Mother Nature’s mood

Brian Regan Comes Home… ish: Comedian Plays Toledo’s Stranahan Theater

Comedian Brian Regan has his roots in Florida, but NW Ohio can claim a measure of his upbringing as well. Before he was crowned “The Funniest Person in New York,” this stand-up legend-in-the-making was attending Heidelberg College in Tiffin, and planning on being an accountant. But during his last semester, it all changed for him.

When The Sun Meets the Moon: Finding Meaning in Totality

In a few hours, the sun and moon will kiss, and their embrace will cast a deep and rare darkness across the land. In a tumultuous political environment— where black and white are the primary focus— our binary thinking puts the solar eclipse in a stark frame. There is darkness, there is light, but today, there will

Celebrating the 2017 Solar Eclipse

By now, you probably know to watch out for the total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21. While Toledo isn’t within the path of totality, we boast a significant partial view, with 82% exposed, from 1:02PM to 3:38PM. Want to know where you should go to celebrate this rare celestial event? Local community and science

Today, Support Local Musicians and Trans Rights

Want to help support trans rights and local musicians? Today’s your day. On Friday, August 4, the online music platform will donate 100% of their profits to the Transgender Law Center, a nonprofit that works to change law, policy, and culture for the better. To learn more about Bandcamp’s stand, read their statement here. We’re encouraging