All posts by Emily Remaklus

Kids meet goals with The Right Direction

If you have been to any of the festivals happening in Northwest Ohio in the last few months there is a chance you may have seen The Right Direction. From scooters to wakeboards, The Right Direction is the ultimate organization in Northwest Ohio for bringing action sports to the community. Support for non-traditional sports The Right

Inspiring girls to reach their highest potential

Girls today– from elementary school through high school– face enormous pressure to do well in school, succeed in extracurricular activities and fit in. Even if they have a strong support system, it’s not always easy for girls and young women to develop a sense of confidence, self-worth and realization of what they can become. Toledo

A Sign of Joy in a Time of Grief

He kept coming back. Again and again. A little cardinal, or Ricky Red Bird, as he became known, began appearing around Stacy Lievens’ home after her childhood friend passed away. That’s when Lievens realized the bird was bringing her an important message. Into the clear beyond It is often said that birds are a symbol

Fighting premature births, The March for Babies

Premature births was a cause adopted as the March of Dimes’ new mission in 2002. With the focus, “to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality,” March of Dimes has helped create the steady decrease in premature birth rates.