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Do Good and Declutter: 6 Toledo Nonprofits that Want Your Used Items

Now that working from home is the new normal for many of us, it’s become difficult to ignore all the clutter we’ve allowed to accumulate. Luckily, several nonprofit organizations in Toledo will take your gently used items and use the proceeds for a good cause. Hey, there’s nothing like doing a good deed while creating

Family-owned flower truck is the right place for the right plant.

Flowers provide a sense of happiness for just about anyone. As the sight and smell stimulates dopamine, serotonin, and oxytocin,  it’s no wonder we feel so good when someone gives us a beautiful, hand-picked bouquet or when tending a home garden full of blooms. In these difficult times especially, Marla McMillan’s new Flower Truck, a

All About Absentee Voting: What you need to know

Who can request an absentee ballot and when? Any qualified voter may request an absentee ballot right now or at any time before noon on Saturday, October 31. Where can I get an application for an absentee ballot? Applications for Lucas County residents can be found at https://co.lucas.oh.us/documentcenter/view/623   Absentee Application How do I submit an

Curbside service now available at Toledo Library branches

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library recently announced that library materials are available for curbside pickup beginning June 1. “We know the community is eager to return materials and check out new material,” said the Library’s executive director Jason Kucsma. “We recommend that you continue to reduce unnecessary travel and defer returning your materials as

Protests Demanding Police Accountability Set For Saturday

How long is a police officer with a history of misconduct held accountable? Locally, the Toledo Police Department retains officer disciplinary records for a maximum of five years, according to a negotiated agreement between the City of Toledo and the Toledo Police Patrolman’s Association Local 10.   Varying levels of oversight  The level of oversight and the rules