The United Way of Greater Toledo had a great 2016, raising over $11.3 million. Holding a Campaign Celebration breakfast, the group presented some of its major donors with awards of recognition for their contributions and partnerships with the charity. Owens-Illinois and Owens Corning were recipients of the Zenith Award, each company having raised over $1 million. The Spirit of Caring Corporate Award was presented to Dana Incorporated for their years of involvement, Olivia Summons, the public affairs director at Toledo Refining Company, has been named the 2017 Campaign Chair. Good work, everyone involved!
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Manhattan’s Pub and Cheer on Adams Street in Uptown opened in December, 2002 and recently celebrated its 15th anniversary. Toledo native, Zach Lahey, the restaurant’s owner and general manager explains, “For almost ten years, it was a major struggle to keep the doors open, to really find our place in the micro-neighborhood (Uptown) that we’re in.”
DEAR MAYO CLINIC,
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A new Lake Erie shipwreck discovery in July, 2015, by the Cleveland Underwater Explorers (CLUE) spurred Toledo’s National Museum of the Great Lakes to raise funding to excavate and investigate the unique find. The discovery attracted national news headlines because, let’s face it, a shipwreck is intriguing.