Toledo Food Truck Guide

Toledo area diners don’t always have to travel to delicious food options— often the options will come to them. Glass City fare is available from many area food trucks that make their way around Toledo and the surrounding areas. In February, Toledo City Council approved a zoning change that cleared the way for a new

From Denver to Toledo— Wild Things Illuminate Their Family’s Past

Sarah Anderson is the singer and co-creator of the Denver based band, Heavy Diamond Ring, who released their first self-titled album this past June. After a near 13-year run with Denver folk staple Paper Bird, Sarah and guitarist Paul DeHaven launched Heavy Diamond Ring alongside Blake Stepan (bass, vocals), Mike Lang (keys, vocals) and Orion

Organizing for Advocacy

Hosted by La Conexion Immigrants Solidarity Committee, a weekend of training will take place in Bowling Green to help advocates serve immigrant communities in our region. Organizing for Advocacy: Exploring Social Justice to Work for Immigrant Rights offers training sessions by long-time advocate Pamela Twiss from Minneapolis. With 33 years of experience organizing social justice

A Story Worth Living

Local filmmaker and actress Vanessa Leonard makes her directorial debut with A Story Worth Living, which explores the impact of mental illness. The film was shot almost entirely in Toledo, though there are also scenes filmed in Columbus and Morgantown, West Virginia. In keeping with the theme of A Story Worth Living, the trailer is

Ben Stalets Takes A New Approach with Upcoming Album

Breaking new ground with a more refined sound Having spent much of the last five years playing shows across the midwest and releasing a handful of albums, Toledo’s Ben Stalets has recently been more focused on dialing it back. “We’ve been playing fewer shows because I refuse to reprint CDs,” says Stalets. He’s holding out

Strange and Friends Come to Toledo

Illusionist Sam Strange part of Champions of Magic show at Stranahan on Oct. 16 First things first: Yes, it’s his real name. “Sam Strange is my genuine name, and I’ve obviously had a terrible childhood growing up with a name like that,” Strange said with a laugh. The unusual nom de plume has served Sam

Trivia Night Roundup

Where you can find great pub trivia in Toledo Do you know more about who has won Oscars than anyone else? Can you name that tune in only a few notes? You may be ready to test your knowledge at any of the numerous trivia nights that can be found at bars all over the

Having a Ball with a Humble Instrument

The Grande Royale Ükulelists of the Black Swamp Fun is at the heart of everything the Grande Royale Ükulelists of the Black Swamp (GRÜBS, for short) do. They mow through styles and genres, they switch up their instrumentation, they perform breakneck medleys of four, five, or even six songs at a time – all in