Tag Archives: News

Working for the children

Every year in Lucas County, approximately 4,000 allegations of child abuse and neglect are investigated. In almost one quarter of those cases, volunteers of the Lucas County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) program, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected CASA programs, lend a caring hand. Lucas County CASA volunteers are everyday citizens trained

The Holiday with Heart Charity celebrates 40 years of pride

The Holiday with Heart Charity has worked to provide financial support to the local LGBT community for nearly 40 years. Help support the group’s continued efforts during the 40th annual Holiday with Heart Charity Gayla on Sunday, December 3 at the Toledo Club. Enjoy dinner, dancing, and tons of fun. This year, proceeds from the

Join the news media conversation

Fake news? Fair coverage? The Trump Presidency has certainly shaken up the public’s relationship with the media. How does partisan politics impact the press, and why do Democrats and Republicans have conflicting opinions about the objectivity of political coverage? Join the conversation during the Lifelong Learning Hot Topic: Americans’ Attitudes About the News Media. Cost

Empowering entrepreneurial women

According to a 2012 analysis of the National Women’s Business Council’s survey of business owners, the number of women-owned businesses increased by 26.8 percent between 2007 and 2012— and the momentum has only continued. Learn how this growth can continue during Women of Toledo’s Women Economic Empowerment #WEE Forum. A panel of women-owned business leaders

Discuss public transportation at the Tarta Public Transit Forum

Public transportation is crucial to community health. Want to help improve our current system? Join the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) for a discussion about our public bus system during the TARTA Public Transit Forum. Community feedback is important. Get on the bus!. 5-6:30pm. Monday, November 13. lKent Branch Library 3101 Collingwood Blvd. |