All posts by Jon Ruggiero

Toledo Beer and Bacon Fest sizzles

The best part of summer for many folks are the different annual outdoor festivals. Whether celebrating food, art, or music, there’s a festival for everyone in Northwest Ohio. Attempting to court every pork and brew fan in the city is the Toledo Beer and Bacon Fest,  with a celebration of that magical epicurean pairing on

Community Cinema

The 2nd annual Adrian International Film Festival brings movie lovers together It’s becoming easier by the year to find entertainment from other countries that you wouldn’t have even thought to look for. Sure, everyone knows about The Avengers and other major American film events. But what if you’d like to see what entertains people in

Tavern Funnies

New comedy night by locals, for locals premiers at The Ottawa Tavern For fans of stand-up comedy, Northwest Ohio affords few opportunities to take in performances aside from weekend shows at Levis Commons’ Funny Bone and a smattering of open mics in downtown Toledo. But for hopeful performers and fans alike, a new open mic