Zingermans’ Delicatessen’s Pie Pickup Truck is Coming in December

The Bread Box at Zingerman’s Deli. Image courtesy of Emma Boonstra For those who live outside of Ann Arbor, it can be tricky to get your hands on those delicious baked goods from Zingerman’s. However, this holiday season, Zingerman’s Delicatessen’s Pie Pickup Truck will be making stops in Toledo, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Troy, and

JumpStart makes an impact with Entrepreneur Showcase on December 1

Five area business owners will vie for $10,000 to help grow their business as part of JumpStart’s Entrepreneur Showcase on Tuesday, December 1 at 6pm. The Showcase is the culmination of JumpStart’s Impact Program, a bi-annual 12-week course where business owners participate in an intensive assistance program to help advise and mentor them. Participants in

Thanksgiving Movies: What to watch on Turkey Day

You’ve finished the meal, you’ve watched some football, now you’re ready to curl up on the couch and enjoy a festive seasonal movie. But which one, and where can you find them? Here are a few Thanksgiving-fitting films for you to dig into. Addams Family Values – The Addams children put on a Thanksgiving pageant

Closed a little longer: Imagination Station postpones reopening

The Imagination Station announced today that its planned November 20 reopening has been postponed due to the rise in COVID-19 cases. “The science center was fully prepared to open with strict COVID-19 procedures and policies in place, however, the rapid spread of the virus has resulted in this carefully thought out decision,” wrote Lori Hauser,

Lights Before Christmas 2020!

It’s time to start dashing through the snow (well, when the snow gets here) and head out for one of the most beloved traditions of the holiday season! The 2020 Lights Before Christmas at the Toledo Zoo, sponsored by Key Bank, is open from November 20 until December 31! With over one million lights, the

Three actors, one play, three weekends, one fundraiser

Toledo theater fans can see three of their favorite performers take turns to play the lead in a one-woman show benefiting the Children’s Theatre Workshop. Allie Levine, Brandie Culbreath and Laura Crawford will each perform in a production of The Twelve Dates of Christmas, a comedy by Ginna Hoben. All three actresses will perform the

Cherry Street Mission Calls for Thanksgiving Volunteers & Donations

As we sit down to a Thanksgiving dinner with our families in 2020, experiencing a spirit of gratitude that we’ve made it this far through a challenging year, it’s more important than ever to think of those who could use a helping hand. Cherry Street Missions, as always, is a place that provides that help

Help UT students Dress for Success at Sophia Lustig

The staff at Sophia Lustig believes in the importance of looking your best. That principle is the guiding force behind Dress for Success Month, being held this November. Customers are encouraged to donate a worn but clean suit, daytime dress, coat or outfit that would be appropriate for a career woman to wear. Anyone who

Make Meals not Bombs: Toledo Vegans hold food drive

Toledo Area Vegans and Vegetarians are holding a “ThanksLiving” food drive this month. All food products received will be donated to Toledo Food Not Bombs, the area branch of an organization that creates free vegan and vegetarian meals for the hungry from food that is to be discarded. Individuals with non-perishable, vegan food items that

Parking changes to (finally) take effect

After numerous delays and longstanding public debate, planned alterations to Toledo’s downtown parking will take effect on Monday, January 4, 2021. The new policies that will be enforced include: —All-day metered parking, from 8am until 6pm, Monday through Friday. This officially eliminates free lunchtime parking and extends the metered day by one hour. —Two hour

Reduce, Reuse, Wrap! KT/LCB offering recyclable wrapping paper

We all love to open presents, but we may not think about the tons of wrapping paper that goes to waste because it cannot be recycled. This year, Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful (KT/LCB) is offering its own recyclable wrapping paper for the holiday season. Sold through the KT/LCB website at ktlcb.org, the paper is available