Labor Department says weekly applications rose 3K.
Toledo area still lags behind much of Ohio, but is narrowing gap.
Number of unemployed has slipped 2,000 since April.
Record pace feared near end for hotel industry.
Remains higher than the national rate.
Top reason to stay put is cost as many choose to stay home.
Manufacturers cranked out fewer cars, computers, and semiconductors.
Increase occurs for 3rd time in 6 months, provides vote of confidence.
Carlyle Group handing over company would save Toledo jobs.
Meeting set for Wednesday