COVID-19 pandemic has been a significant disruption to daily life, and for individuals with autism, disruptions to daily routines can be especially difficult. In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and all the resulting changes, the residents at Bittersweet Farms have been amazingly resilient, and their stories can be an inspiration for all of us.
Bittersweet Farms made a splash at the Special Olympics Ohio Indoor Winter Games, which took place February 21-23 at BGSU. Two Bittersweet participants, Beth Meyer and Matt Pierson, competed and brought home medals in swimming and basketball. Beth, a state-level Special Olympian in both swimming and skiing, won gold and bronze. A Special Olympian on
In the annual WalletHub analysis, measuring cities by family life and fun, education, health and safety, affordability and socioeconomic status. Perrysburg placed second, Sylvania 21 and Maumee 24.
Young Artists at Work is a six-week, paid summer apprenticeship program where teens, ages 14-18, learn artistic and professional skills, under the direction of professional artists.
The City of Toledo and ProMedica, along with TPS, Washington Local Schools, Toledo Community Foundation and the United Way of Greater Toledo, are working together to determine how Toledo can provide universal pre-k.