Category: Columns

MLocal: April

SAME (So All Can Eat) is coming to Toledo to provide restaurant services at the Main Branch of the Library, downtown. The non-profit’s mantra is “everyone eats” and a healthy spread of...

What to do with all those old photos?

Of all the things we hold dear, photos might be the most precious. Looking back at photos can be like time travel, letting you relive memories of past events. But too often,...

Something Different, Something Fun: Kayaking

Have you tried kayaking?  If you have, when is the last time you slipped into a kayak and shoved off for a little water fun?  Maybe now is the time to give...

Downsizing without the Doubts

At a certain point in life, some decide to downsize to a smaller home to simplify life. But a quick look around the house, the place that holds so many memories, it...

MLiving Congrats!

  The University of Toledo appoints new President Dr. Gregory Postel, who has served as interim president at the University of Toledo since summer 2020, was named the 18th President of the University....

Staying calm and carrying on

If running the most essential of businesses during a pandemic that closed down your community doesn’t rattle you, there is likely nothing much that will. During a year of unexpected product shortages,...

Cool Hand Luke (1967)

Cool Hand Luke (1967) - “What we’ve got here is failure to communicate.” One of Paul Newman’s most iconic performances sees him as Luke Jackson, a prisoner on a chain gang whose...

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Vaccines and the Elderly

My neighbor just got her first vaccine; it took her three days of telephoning to get an appointment.  A friend of mine has spent recent days arranging vaccine appointments for her elderly...

Mid-Winter Raffle to Support Planned Pethood

50-50 Online Event January 21 to February 18

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...

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Day tripping to Frankenmuth

Great options for exploring are a short drive away.  Maybe you only have a few days to travel, didn’t get your planning done early,...

Nature’s Nursery launches “The Nest We Need,” fundraiser

Nature’s Nursery rescues and rehabilitates thousands of animals each year. Posting photos of their latest rescues on Instagram or hosting educational nature programs for...

Dr. Strange in The Multiverse of Madness Review: Campy Horror Fans Rejoice

The newest installment of the ever-expanding Marvel Cinematic Universe comes Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Directed by Sam Raimi, the horror savant behind...