All posts by Jeff Klima

BGSU’s senior learning program hosts hearing loss discussion

For those age 65 and older, hearing loss afflicts one in three people. If you or a loved one are effected, or you are interested in taking some preventive measures, ElderCollege, BGSU’s senior learning program, is hosting a discussion, Do You Hear That? Hearing Loss and Your Health. Discover coping methods as well as what

NW Ohio’s New One-Stop Shop for Kidney Health

An invaluable service for patients dealing with kidney issues recently opened in NW Ohio. The Toledo Vascular Access Center is an all-inclusive medical facility for patients needing dialysis treatments and nephrology care in the area. “We’re trying to make a one-stop shop for our dialysis patients. They need an access— that means a place where

QQ Kitchen, a hidden Chinese culinary gem

In a city known for its food and diverse culture of flavors, more commonly accepted genres and tastes tend to fall by the wayside. While the Toledo area has Japanese, Russian, Hungarian, Irish and more, we sometimes take the more common Italian, Mexican, Chinese and American cuisine options for granted. With QQ Kitchen, open for

Q&A WITH David Tobian of Household Centralized Service

David Tobian has run Household Centralized Service (2052 W. Sylvania Ave.) since 1978. Started by his grandfather, Elmer Tobian, in 1936, HCS claims to be the oldest appliance and electronics repair business in the U.S., making the company a true Toledo legend. Well-respected in the area for fair pricing, David is a whiz in the

Heroin talk at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library

Need a sobering discussion about the damaging effects of the rampant opiate addiction facing our community? Author Sam Quinones discusses his tragic non-fiction work Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic. Focusing on past and present in Porsmouth, Ohio, Quinones demonstrates how the fates collided to bring a massive influx of heroin to a

The Sultan and the Saint at the Sylvania Franciscan Center

Embrace an opportunity to learn how others live as the Sylvania Franciscan Village collaborates with the Masjid Saad Foundation to present The Sultan and the Saint: An Approach to Christian Muslim Dialogue. A six-week group dialogue series, this program allows Christians and Muslims to immerse themselves in one another’s religious practices and discuss how the other