Over a decade after the Toledo Sports Arena was razed, work finally began in December to convert the space into the long-planned Glass City Metropark. Being constructed by the Lathrop Co., the new park will include camping, a pavilion, a sledding hill, connections to a lengthy trail system and more. Glass City Metropark, scheduled to open in the fall of 2020, is part of an effort to revitalize the area, including the nearby Marina Lofts. The National Park Service recently agreed to contribute $750,000 to the project.
Valentine’s Day gets an unfair rap. While many lament the consumerism associated with the “Hallmark Holiday’”— yet buy up discounted candy on February 15— we have a sweet spot for any day that inspires us to shower our loved ones with affection, chocolate and flowers. Fortunately, romance in Toledo doesn’t require a seasonal excuse, so to try out these date ideas, on Valentine’s Day, or any day.
Whether you are a caregiver or a person in need of extra help, finding the right residential community or recreational opportunity assures a safe, comfortable and healthy future.
When Lindsey Mahoney purchased her home, she knew she needed to make quite a few changes. Though she was charmed by its vintage motif, her goal was to create a space that reflected a modern family’s lifestyle, so she set to work gutting the kitchen, putting in new flooring and creating a sleek design that any homeowner would envy.