ADAI Puppy Programs

ADAI (Assistance Dogs for Achieving Independence) is part of The Ability Center’s work for people with disabilities. If this is a cause that is dear to your heart, and you love puppies (who doesn’t?), now is your chance to get involved. ADAI just got another round of adorable new puppies that need to be socialized. The

10 More Of Our Favorite Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes

There’s nothing we can say that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has not said himself. To celebrate his life, honor his legacy, and move forward with his spirit, here are 10 more of our favorite MLK quotes: 1) “A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of

10 Of Our Favorite Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes

There’s nothing we can say that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has not said himself. To celebrate his life, honor his legacy, and move forward with his spirit, here are 10 of our favorite MLK quotes: 1) “These are revolutionary times. All over the globe men are revolting against old systems of exploitation and oppression,

143: I Love You— Your love story in 143 words or less

Roses are red Love is a mess Tell us your story in 143 words or less From heartache to heartbreak, to finding your one true love, stories of romance seem to end one of two ways— “happily ever after…” or “f*ck that liar!!!” Think we’re wrong? Prove it by telling us your love story— whatever

A Toledo Guide to Navigating the Government Shutdown

Have you been affected by the government shutdown? Significant numbers of federal workers and their dependents certainly have. The shutdown has left government workers unemployed with their paychecks on hold, while those dependent on government support, such as those using SNAP or WIC, may also lose those resources. We’ve compiled a list of great things

In the Company of Strangers

Thomas Hofbauer’s breakout film is more relevant than ever To celebrate the 17th anniversary of Thomas Hofbauer’s directorial debut, In the Company of Strangers (2001), the film is being screened at the Maumee Indoor Theatre. It tells the story of Brian, a teenager who is arrested for assaulting a gay couple, and is sentenced to

Local Fame: Eerie Point to host album release show Jan. 11

With a wide variety of influences and an eye on success, Eerie Point is a rising star in Toledo’s local music scene. The band will host an album release show at 9 p.m. on Friday, January 11 at The Ottawa Tavern, 1817 Adams St. The show will also feature local artists Amelia Airharts, Human Juicebox,

Iron Bean Coffee: Perseverance and the Power of Social Media

It took over 15 years for Fred and Chanell Dedrick to kick-start their dream of owning a coffee shop… only the trajectory was not quite as they had envisioned. “We imagined something like Cheers, but everybody doesn’t need to know your name,” joked Fred. “Iron Bean has been 15 years in the making…we just didn’t

Eat Clean in 2019: Toledo Yoga Hosts ‘Whole30’ In January

It’s no secret, food intake and selection can lead to various health issues. Whether it’s energy level, aches, and pains, skin disorders, digestive trouble or other conditions that you can’t seem to escape, there can be a  constant struggle to maintain health and well-being. Laurie Schoonmaker, a nutrition coach and a yoga instructor at Toledo