Grammy-nominated pianist Jim Brickman will host a live-streamed concert in support of Glass City theatre on Saturday, December 5. Comfort and Joy at Home LIVE! is part of a series of concerts Brickman is hosting online, with a portion of each ticket benefitting local theatre organizations. Brickman’s December 5 concert will support Broadway in Toledo.
Toledo Public Schools announced that it has been named the recipient of a $10.3 million grant from the Department of Education, as part of its Teacher Incentive Fund program. The grant money, paid over the course of three years, will be used in an effort to recruit and retain talented educators, particularly in the Scott
General Motors has announced plans to invest $39 million in the Toledo Transmission Operations facility on W. Alexis Rd. The new money will upgrade and improve the production of GM’s eight-speed, rear wheel drive transmission produced at the site. The facility, which was opened in 1916, employs over 1,700 workers.
The building that is home to Adams Street Publishing, publisher of the Toledo City Paper, got a new look in October with artist Gail Christofferson overseeing the placement of her latest mural project— a collection of huge, abstract portraits, largely made of glass pieces. Some of the portraits are of recognizable figures — Abraham
WEDNESDAY 2 YPAC Holiday Howler – Young Professionals for Animal Conservation host this walk-through of the Lights Before Christmas. Participants not only can enjoy the Zoo’s annual holiday celebration, but will also be treated to stops at Beastro Bar for a cocktail or hot cocoa, visit reindeer at the Nancy L. and Martin Davidson Barnyard
Photo by Farzad Mohsenvand on Unsplash © Copyright 2020 Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): According to Taoist scholar Chad Hansen, “Western philosophers have endlessly analyzed and dissected a cluster of terms thought to be central to our thinking,” such as truth, beauty, reason, knowledge, belief, mind, and goodness. But he reports that they’ve never turned their attention