The Area Office on Aging and Toledo Public Schools received a statewide award for their partnership from the Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging recognizing an innovative association between the two organizations. The Award recognizes unique and creative programs that meet the needs of older Ohioans and serve as models of excellence. The partnership hosts an annual senior prom and helps grandparents and relatives raising children with support to keep those children out of the foster care system. Additionally, it provides the TPS Golden Apple Card, with free admission to TPS sporting and music events as well as access to use the schools for walking inside during the colder months, and outside on the track, weather permitting.
A Clover Lawn Can Save Time, the Environment What if you could have a beautiful lawn that you mow only once or twice a year, that reduces your yard maintenance costs significantly and helps the environment? Clover, mixed into your traditional lawn or grown by itself, can do that. “My background is in science, so
A friend of mine became a widow last night. It was a peaceful end to a long and difficult journey. Cindy’s husband was diagnosed with a rare Parkinson’s-like disease in his early 50s, and the couple lived through more than a decade of his slow debilitation. Yet even with the sure knowledge of his prognosis,
Brighten your day with versatile, easy-to-grow flowers By Lori Rose Annuals are plants that grow, flower, set seed and die all in one growing season. Here are some annuals that are versatile, easy-to-grow, and above all, breathtaking. When I hear the word annual, impatiens always spring to mind. My mother grows monstrous impatiens. Walking from
Housekeeping Is An Art By Patricia M. Johnson Housekeeping is truly an art; but is not always fun. It takes physical effort for all of that work. These tips can help to ease the chores. Always wipe baseboards with a dry cloth, not a wet one when dusting or vacuuming your floor. Dust sticks to