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Best of Toledo 2016 Recap

A call back to our Best of Toledo 2016 issue, selecting the “Best of” in almost 200 categories. Some of the Winners, loud and proud, are spotlighted here — a great selection of retailers, restaurants and service providers in our community. Oh, and remember, voting for Best of Toledo, 2017 will be starting soon! Belamere

Best of Toledo 2016 – Stores and Shops

BACK TO MAIN New Store JupMode jupmode.com Finalist: Gathering Volumes Locally Owned Women’s Boutique Sophia Lustig Shop sophialustigshops.com Finalist: Raggaza Locally Owned Men’s Boutique V Collection vcollectiononline.com Finalist: Ticknors Men’s Clothier Thrift/Resale Store Goodwill Industries goodwillnwohio.com Finalist: Clothes Mentor Used Book Store NeverMore Used Bookstore facebook.com/NeverMore2856 Finalist: Encore Books Tailor Sew-N-Such sew-n-such.com Finalist: Ali Awada

Best of Toledo 2016 – Professionals

BACK TO MAIN Plastic Surgeon Dr. Frank Barone, Evolv Medical Aesthetics evolvmedicalaesthetics.com Finalist: Dr. Laurence Baibak, Dr. C. Jeff Kesler and Dr. A. Thomas Dalagiannis, Arrowhead Plastic Surgeons Doctor Dr. Kelly M. Emch, ProMedica Physicians Family Practice of Toledo promedica.org Finalist: Dr. Mazin S. Salem, The Toledo Clinic Dermatologist Dermatology Associates, Inc. daohio.com 26 years ago, Dr. Christy Lorton

Best of Toledo 2016 – Music

BACK TO MAIN Music Venue Huntington Center huntingtoncentertoledo.com Finalist: The Village Idiot Jam Night To Hear Local Jams The Village Idiot villageidiotmaumee.com Finalist: Bar 145 Karaoke Night Bier Stube bierstubetoledo.com Finalist: John Korner’s Bar and Grill Jukebox Doc Watson’s docwatsonstoledo.com Finalist: Waffle House Best Club To Dance All Night Bretz Nightclub facebook.com/bretz.bar Finalist: Hollywood Casino Toledo

Best of Toledo 2016 – Media

BACK TO MAIN Print Journalist David Briggs, Sports Columnist for The Toledo Blade toledoblade.com Finalist: Keith Burriss, columnist and editorial page editor Sportscaster Dan Cummins, Sports Director for WTOL 11 News wtol.com Finalist: Joe Nugent, Sports Anchor on 13abc/WTVG-TV Meteorologist Jay Berschback, Chief Meteorologist on 13abc Action News 13abc.com Finalist: Blizzard Bill Spencer, weekday meteorologist on 13abc/WTVG-TV Best Anchor Duo Lee

Best of Toledo 2016 – Food

BACK TO MAIN Steakhouse Mancy’s Steakhouse mancys.com Finalist: Rockwell’s Sushi Kyoto Ka kyotoka.com Since opening his first location in Sylvania in November of 2007, Chef Joe Cho, owner of Kyoto Ka, has kept busy. In 2015 Kyoto Ka opened a second location downtown as a lunch-only restaurant, but hungry patrons quickly encouraged Chef Joe to