There’s one purpose behind United Way’s (UW) Kick-Off to Caring event: to make sure Toledo Public School students with compromised housing situations start the school year off ready to learn, no matter their circumstances. Last year, more than 1,000 volunteers, from all walks of life, worked together to collect donations and school supplies for 5,100
Dave DeChristoper, teacher and speech coach at Notre Dame Academy and Creative Director at the Toledo Repertoire Theater, earned his first diamond from the National Speech and Debate Association this year. DeChristopher, excited as a theater, drama, and speech enthusiast since his high school years, is also very humbled. “As a speech coach, I get
After years of selling crafts from her home, on local garage sale sites, and festival and vendor events, Ashley McCormick finally has a permanent home for Rae Ray’s Custom Wood Crafts. Ashley started this craft business to support her family after her husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor and had to stop working. In
A new super dome of sorts, er sports, is coming to Rossford. The Soccer Centre Dome will boast 94,000 square feet of soccer, lacrosse, baseball, dodge ball, training, league games, birthday parties and more. The centre will also be home to the Lady Irish Softball Club and Greater Toledo Football Club. League sports will be
After 20 years of providing medical care for the people of Guatemala and learning Spanish, a light bulb went off in Dr. Anne Ruch’s head. As she thought about the people in her own backyard who could use her help, which led her to begin volunteering on Lifeline Ministries’ mobile medical bus every Saturday morning.