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Annual Tradition at Senior Holiday Party

The Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio is preparing to hold the 2019 edition of its wildly popular Senior Holiday Party on December 13. Hosted by local broadcasting legend Jerry Anderson, the event will see hundreds of area seniors gather for a fun afternoon of socializing, live holiday music and a hearty meal. The

Renhill goes for the gold

Renhill HR on Demand, a Northwest Ohio-based staffing company, that has served the region for 50 years, was recently honored with the Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) Employer Partner of Inclusion Gold Award. “Recruiting and helping to staff inclusive workplaces is one of our top priorities at Renhill,” commented Barrie Howell, Renhill president. “We

Bethany House receives grant

In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October), Bethany House, a long-term shelter for survivors of domestic violence, received an unrestricted $20,000 grant from The Mary Kay FoundationSM, an organization dedicated to supporting women. Bethany House plans on using the funds to provide long-term transitional shelter and support services for survivors and their children.

Get Drowsy for the Holidays!

Columbus-based Irish band The Drowsy Lads make their return to the Glass City— thanks to the Toledo Irish American Club— for an unforgettable Christmas celebration on December 6! This special Christmas engagement will feature traditional tunes and carols, along with beer and spirits and a full bake sale, just in time for the holidays. Come

Opening Minds Through Art

A unique program has students from Lourdes University working with patients suffering from dementia. Eleven psychology students have been working with residents at Rosary Care Center in Sylvania as part of a program called Opening Minds through Art, which encourages patients to find new creative ways of communication. The program recently received a grant from