For many, losing a spouse is a fear for the future. For others, it’s a past that is now a daily struggle. If you are a widow who is struggling with life after loss, you might find relief with the Widows Empowered Strengthened and I, Inc., a sisterhood that loves, educates and empowers widows. Meet others going through the grieving process during one of their regularly scheduled meetings, from 1-3pm on the second Saturday of the month, usually at the Reynolds Corners Library on Dorr St., just east of Reynolds Rd. Share your story and meet other members during icebreaking activities, planned group outings, volunteer opportunities, and more. For more information, call 419-359-4001 or visit widowsempowered.com
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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,
I’m 62 years old and am having difficulty keeping healthy weight on due to GERD and reflux. I am really confused about what foods and beverages I should avoid, and what foods will not make my reflux act up. What do you recommend mature adults who have this condition avoid, and what healthy food are best for my situation?
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.