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Top Docs 2020

Special Advertising Section Doctor’s Orders Advice from area professionals Health care workers have long been heroes, and their dedication to our community’s safety and happiness has continued to prove itself in the past few months. As the COVID-19 pandemic persists, our annual guide to local doctors comes with a special relevance. Over the last weeks,

Outdoor dining returns— and these Toledo patios are ready for you

Toledoans who have had to eat all their meals at home finally have the chance to dine out again beginning this weekend, thanks to Mike DeWine’s plan to reopen the Ohio economy. As of May 15, restaurant patios in Ohio can reopen for business, with indoor dining beginning Thursday, May 21.  As a bonus, Lucas

2020 Ode to the ZIP Code: Category 3

Below are the top-scoring poems in this category, which were evaluated by a panel of judges including Jim Ferris, Sandra Rivers-Gill, and Haley Taylor. To read more poems, return here. Craig Firsdon 43528 I’ve lived my life disabled in Holland. Arrowhead filled fields became malls and poetry opened a community in which wheelchairs don’t exist. Leonard

2020 Ode to the ZIP Code: Category 2

Below are the top-scoring poems in this category, which were evaluated by a panel of judges including Jim Ferris, Sandra Rivers-Gill, and Haley Taylor. To read more poems, return here. Grace Butler 43558 years before my car i had a bike and two best friends. a carryout down the street and a wish that summer might

2020 Ode to the ZIP Code: Category 1

Rito Quezada Rubio 43612 I come from Mexico Mexico is wonderful I came here United States school is Escuela Smart Camille Marsh 43623 I love Imagination Station The lightning ball The roller coaster goes up + down The big Slidey house…FUN! Dexter Marsh 43623 Toledo is the best. Friends are good. The Toledo Zoo has

2020 Ode to the ZIP Code

Your ZIP code is more than just your address— it’s part of your identity.  The Toledo City Paper has made an effort to express that point since 2016, when we joined The Fair Housing Center, The Arts Commission, the Toledo Lucas County Public Library and (new this year!) Toledo Area Parent in asking Toledoans to submit