Join the Polish Cultural Center in celebrating admirable Poles during the first Polish Hall of Fame award dinner. Locals were nominated by the public and the inductees include Sr. Ann Francis Klimkowski and John Augustyniak in the category of faith, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Smigielski and The Walinski Family (Richard, Thaddeus, Nicholas, and Nicholas Jr.) of family, Pauline Ortyl and Marty Blaszczyk of culture, and Joe Szenderski and Lorraine Kwiatkowski of labor. The ceremony will help support the organization’s efforts to build a Polish Cultural Center, currently under development and in the fundraising stages, to honor our area’s rich history and culture. The NWO Polish Cultural Center Hall of Fame Dinner will be held from 6-9pm on Saturday, November 17 at Brandywine Country Club (6904 Salisbury Rd., Maumee). $75, single ticket. $140, couple. $500, table of eight. For more information, Polish Cultural Center, P.O. Box 291; Waterville. 419-754-3633, polishculturalcenter.org
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
Snow, ice, rain and other safety issues are not a barrier to walking year-round. There are several FREE indoor walking venues in our community. Visit these locations to take advantage of the benefits of walking.
With time winding down on The Doomsday Clock, there’s always time to review one of the most basic (but all-too-often botched) ways to make the world a better place: recycling. This guide to local recycling resources will get you started.
Valentine’s Day gets an unfair rap. While many lament the consumerism associated with the “Hallmark Holiday’”— yet buy up discounted candy on February 15— we have a sweet spot for any day that inspires us to shower our loved ones with affection, chocolate and flowers. Fortunately, romance in Toledo doesn’t require a seasonal excuse, so to try out these date ideas, on Valentine’s Day, or any day.