Heartbeat of Toledo is on the move. The pregnancy center now provides a mobile women’s center, the Stork Bus, that offers free tests, ultrasounds and options counseling. Heartbeat is a pregnancy help center whose mission is to be the best source of information and support to pregnant women and to help moms, dads and babies
St.Luke’s Hospital in Maumee has been recognized by Ohio’s First Steps for Healthy Baby program as a facility with a “Maternity Care Best Practice Award” for 2016. This recognition indicates the hospital’s commitment to support breastfeeding for new moms. “It is our hope that Ohio First Steps for Healthy Babies will prompt our leaders and
Ready, set, read! The Toledo Lucas County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge starts June 5 through August 5. Children of all ages can earn points for reading or listening to books, completing learning challenges, attending programs, finding secret codes and more. What better way to keep your kids reading when school’s out? Register online at
There’s a new character on the Sesame Street. Julia, who has autism, joined the cast in April. The show’s writers hope Julia helps raise awareness about autism, while showing children they can accept and be friends with those that have disabilities.
St. Joseph School in Sylvania (5411 S. Main St.) had a smart ally in helping to stop the spread of flu season this year. Health technology company Kinsa selected the school from thousands of applications nationwide, enabling every family with students enrolled at SJS to receive a free smart thermometer (valued at $19.95). Part of
If you’re in the mood for a hot cup of Panera coffee and one of their famous bagels but don’t feel like making a trip to the cafe, you’re in luck. Panera is now offering delivery services to your home or office. There is a $5 order minimum for delivery. All you need to do