Mature Living
1120 Adams Street, Toledo, Ohio

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The Firefighter Cooks of Station 7

If the vintage cast iron skillet of Station 7 could talk, what would it reveal? The seasoned pan would hopefully share some of the countless meals prepared on its scarred surface since the 1980s. Maybe it would divulge a few good tales told by hungry firefighters who sit around the…

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Guide to Local

You’ve likely spent most of your life shopping at or using the services of these local businesses, but don’t know the people involved with them. We wanted to change all that. Community is about bringing people together. Here are a few local business purveyors and neighbors we want you to…

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

This high-energy, slapstick comedy musical parodies classic Roman plays. Pseudolus, a slave, helps his owner win the affection of a beautiful girl in exchange for his freedom. Through June 18. 8pm, Friday-Saturday. 2:30pm, Sunday. One weekday performance at 8pm, Thursday, June 15. $25/adult, $23/senior, $10/student 14 and above, $5/student 13…

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Kinky Boots

A 2013 Tony Award winner for best musical, this hilarious story focuses on Charlie Price, who inherited his father’s nearly-bankrupt shoe factory. When a famous entertainer is in need of stilettos, Charlie comes up with an idea that turns the company around. Through June 11. Times and dates vary. $38+….

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Local broadcasters open up about life on and off the set

No other media has changed like local television news Not radio, not movies, not daily print or periodicals. “When I first started,” says Toledo broadcast icon Jerry Anderson, co-anchor at WTOL 11, “we had a few cut ins during the morning shows, a half-an-hour at lunch, and two half-hour segments…

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Company the musical stops at The Ohio Theater

The Issue Box Theatre presents the Stephen Sondheim musical “Company.” The show tells the story of Robert, who does not know what to wish for on his birthday. Surrounded by married friends, he debates if he wants to be married. May 4-5 7:30pm. $15. The Ohio Theater 3114 Lagrange St….

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OVO from Cirque du Soleil

Transported to an ecosystem filled with insect life, this high energy production shows insects as they move, love, work, fight and dance. The story focuses on a new insect that finds his way to the community and the lady bug that catches his eye, along with a mysterious egg that…

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Chicago the Musical stops by the Stranahan Theatre

The traveling Broadway show makes a stop at the Stranahan Theater. Set in Chicago during the roaring 20’s, the play tells the story of two vaudeville actresses who are stuck in jail for murder and their comeback into showbiz. 8pm. $38-$88. The Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., 419-381-8851 | stranahantheater.org

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Top Docs

Advice— it’s better to heed it than to need it– our medical professionals agree. Whether surgeon or dermatologist, Toledo docs concur: prevention is better than a cure. William G. Martin, MD, FACS Midwest Eye Consultants 2740 Navarre Ave., Oregon | 419-693-4444 | midwesteyeconsultants.com What will healthcare be like in your specialty in…

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Meet the Mayors: Communities benefit from Combined Strength

While Toledo is the hub of Northwest Ohio, our area is a blend of communities that add vitality and synergy to the region. These cities and towns that come together to cooperate on regional issues by combining their strengths, encourage population growth, harmony and business development. We spent some time…