Mature Living
1120 Adams Street, Toledo, Ohio

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Navigating the Auto Market

Car buying used to be simple. If you could afford a new car, you picked the model and color at your favorite dealership, signed some paperwork, then diligently made payments and drove that car until it gave up from exhaustion. Or— a less expensive alternative— you saved some money and…

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Q&A WITH DEE TALMADGE

A graduate of DeVilbiss High School, Dee earned a B.S. in education from Ohio State and a M.Ed from the University of Toledo. A former elementary school teacher and Ottawa Hills school board member, she is an advocate for education. She was appointed to the Owen’s Community College Board of…

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History puts on a show

What happens when you mix theater and history? Sometimes, you get terrible period pieces. Other times? You get Ohio Chautauqua, a 19th-century tradition of bringing history to life through a five-day celebration of music, education and performances full of audience participation. Enjoy daytime activities, interesting lessons and unique performances that…

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Construction fantasy

Live out your youthful fantasies of working some heavy duty construction equipment without starting a second career. Hocking Hills Sandbox, a new tourist attraction in SE Ohio, allows visitors to operate track loaders, a bulldozer and excavators. You can also ride 60 feet up in a cherry picker to survey…

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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Center

Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers have a new resource in Sylvania. Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Services now offers specialized care programs and assistance in the NW Ohio area. Formed as a merger of numerous area Alzheimer organizations, ADCS offerings include an Adult Day Program for daytime care services, a short-term respite…

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Charting new waters with Toledo’s Sandpiper Boat

For 30 years, The Sandpiper has given Toledoans adventures on the Maumee River. Docked in downtown Toledo at Promenade Park, the 65-foot, 100-passenger boat has offered river cruises and unique views of the Toledo skyline to groups, individuals and couples. In November, former operator Mary Dalby sold the boat to…

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Toledo Metroparks rangers named the Best Dressed Small Law Enforcement Agency

Toledo Metroparks rangers were recently announced as winners of the Best Dressed Small Law Enforcement Agency (for a department under 100 officers) by the National Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD). The Metroparks rangers, outfitted by Superior Uniform Sales, wear a variety of uniform items, primarily black pants and…

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Registry Bistro excels at all-access elite dining

Chances are, you’ve already been to Registry Bistro. In the five years it’s been open (June 12 was their five-year anniversary), it’s become one of the hottest spots in the city for upscale dining. If you haven’t been to Registry Bistro, don’t feel like you need to dress to impress—…

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MProfile: Former superintendent Lucas County Educational Center

Tom Baker graduated from Marietta High School and made his way to Bowling Green University with a full scholarship for playing basketball. He received his bachelor of science degree in 1964 and his master’s of education degree in 1969 before doing post master’s degree work at the University of Toledo….

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Sew good, feel good

Think outside of your sewing circle— Cleveland artist Christine Mauersberger works in the medium of simple stitch art. She’s created tiny installations all the way up to pieces that encompass an entire room in houses. Join her for an evening lecture with the 577 Foundation during which she’ll show off…