All posts by Jeff McGinnis

Determination equals success for Ron Hemelgarn

Ron Hemelgarn first began making waves in auto racing in 1977, although he had operated Toledo’s Super Fitness centers since 1972. By 1977 he had bought a few health clubs in the Indianapolis area and wanted to get the word out about his fitness businesses more effectively. “I said ‘I am going to sponsor a

Classic Movies You Didn’t Know Were Streaming

DISNEY PLUS: Fantasia (1940) When Disney’s daring and innovative film marrying animated visuals with classical music was first released, it was a flop. As time has gone on, though, Fantasia has grown in reputation and prominence, and is now widely considered one of the greatest of all animated films. The underrated sequel, Fantasia 2000, is also

Discover “What’s in a Name” for classic Great Lakes ships

Learn the history behind the names of a number of ships that sailed the Great Lakes as part of a new exhibit the Toledo Zoo Aquarium. The National Museum of the Great Lakes and the Zoo are collaborating on the production, entitled “What’s in a Name.” The temporary exhibit is on display in the Reflections

Guarding Against Senior Scams

There have never been more avenues for financial con artists to swindle people out of money. Phone scams, visits at home and the ever-growing threat of online phishing have boomers on high alert.   It can be embarrassing for older citizens to come forward after being victimized by a scam. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint