Category: Columns

Alzheimer’s and Dementia

A 121 page Alzheimer’s Association report, 2022 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures, provides information about Alzheimers, dementia and related topics including treatment, risks, statistics, caregivers and more. This article summarizes the report. What...

A million imperfect people CAN make a difference

Courtney Fillion, founder of Just Toledo, makes small batch, all natural, biodegradable household products, like eco-friendly bath and body products, reusable grocery bags and more. Just Toledo delivers to specific zip codes, ...

Do Your Donations Have the Impact to Make Change?

They’re everywhere: among your email and text messages, in your web and social media streams, in your mailbox and on the evening news. Everyone seems to need our help with donations to...

Editor’s Note

Greetings from my backyard. If you have read my notes over the past couple of years, you know I love to be outdoors surrounded by Mother Nature’s gifts. Today, I am breathing...

MCongrats – June 2022

110 Years of Fellowship, Professional Enrichment and Charity The Rotary Club of Toledo recently celebrated 110 years of service to the community. The Club, a diverse collection of civic-minded business and professional community...

Service, Therapy, and Emotional Support Dogs – Oh My!

If you have ever wondered what the difference is between service, therapy, and emotional support dogs are, look no further! We reached out to Elissa Weimer of Paw & Order Dog Training...

All Aboard! Train Day coming May 14

After being absent from the calendar since 2019, National Train Day Toledo returns on Saturday, May 14 at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza.  This will be the first Toledo Train Day...

Transportation for Seniors

Getting older adults to and from appointments, out to restaurants, social engagements and shopping is made easier by excellent service providers in NW Ohio. FREE or Nearly Free TARTA TARTA provides an efficient system of...

Gardening & Homestyle

With the coming of Spring many begin thinking about updating gardens and homes. Here are local businesses to inspire and toassist you with those Spring projects. Norma Stark Memory Garden & Labyrinth This beautiful and...

Pickle Ball

All the rave is pickleball.  I have no idea why but think it might be because the games are fun, do not require training, and can be as competitive as the players...

Budgeting for and During Retirement

Without a budget, even some of the savviest retirees and seniors live with ongoing financial struggles. Creating and using a budget is vital to both preventing financial difficulties and maintaining or attaining financial...

EDITOR’S NOTE

Dear Readers, What will 2022 bring? It has been awhile. Our print date changed from odd numbered months to even numbered months so we didn’t publish a print edition in March. I hope you...

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Movie Review: Elvis

Director Baz Luhrmann ("Romeo+Juliet," "Moulin Rouge" and "The Great Gatsby") dials the notches up to 11 to tell the chaotic and electric story of...

2022 Recommended Summer Reads

Summer is here, which means fireworks, barbecues, vacations, blockbuster movies, and reading some good books. Below is a list of books that will keep...

The How-To Guide

Consign-it! Home Interiors Address  6925 Central Ave, Toledo, OH 43617 consignittoledo.com Phone:  (419) 841-4663 Serving Toledoans 25 years in September Short description of business:  Upscale resale shop selling...