Tag Archives: Online Exclusives

Why Every Family Needs Storytime

Read together as a family to increase literacy skills and bond during COVID-19 quarantine As education moved to the kitchen table for many families, Toledo area institutions continue to help, posting virtual museum tours and resources, recording live Facebook animal enrichment experiences, and providing “stay at home” science experiments. Parents everywhere are exclaiming, “Thank goodness

$50M in Grant Funds to Expand Internet Access for Ohio Students

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) announced Ohio schools may begin applying for the new BroadbandOhio Connectivity Grant beginning today, Monday, August 10. A total of $50 million will be allocated to expand high-speed internet access for Ohio students utilizing remote learning during the COVID crisis by providing hotspots and internet-enabled devices to students. “The COVID-19

Toledo Moms Protest for BLM

On a hot, muggy day in the middle of June, Sylvania mom Karen Hiller and a dozen or so other Toledo area moms, all with kids in tow, lined the streets of downtown Sylvania. Holding homemade signs, little ones protested right alongside their parents, waving to passing cars, which honked in support.  Heather Nye (Toledo)

City Talks – Lynn Casto, Head of School Maumee Valley Country Day School

This episode Lynn Casto, Head of School Maumee Valley Country Day School speaks with TCP co-Publisher Mark Jacobs on what changes had to be made to accomodate the safety of all students during the COVID19 pandemic. Tune out the “Breaking News” for boots-on-the-ground commentary from Toledo-area business owners, service providers and government officials braving our current climate of uncertainty.