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  • The Andersons Talmage Road location Wednesday in west Toledo. The Andersons is slated to close its stores after Easter.

    Local shoppers react to the closing of The Andersons

    Local shoppers share their thoughts on the closing of The Andersons retails stores.

    4/9/2017
  • Hundreds of shirts decorated for the Clothesline Project hang together during the 23d Annual Toledo Area Take Back the Night event Saturday,.

    23rd Annual Toledo Area Take Back the Night

    The evening includes a resource fair, rally, march and speakers to advocate for the end of all forms of violence toward women. Sponsors included the University of Toledo, Ability Center, National Organization for Women, the YWCA, Association for the Advancement of African American Women, and the UAW Local 12 Women's Committee, among others. About 150 people participated in the march.

    4/9/2017
  • Toledo Walleye forward Shane Berschbach moves the puck against Indy Fuel forward Woody Hudson during Saturday's game at the Huntington Center. The Walleye won, 10-0.

    IN PICTURES: Walleye 10, Indy 0

    The Toledo Walleye got five goals from Dane Walters and finished the regular season with a flourish in a 10-0 win over the Indy Fuel Saturday at the Huntington Center in downtown Toledo. With the win, the Walleye captured the Brabham Cup, the ECHL's award for the team with the most points in the regular season.

    4/8/2017
  • Elaine Page spins a wheel, which was sponsored by the Tobacco 21 Group.

    Health fair at Scott High

    A health fair was held on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Scott High School in Toledo. Robert Easter, Jr., spoke during a youth bullying forum.

    4/8/2017
  • Head coach Mike Jinks huddles with the team after their spring football game at the Doyt Perry Stadium.

    IN PICTURES: BGSU Spring Game

    The Orange team defeated the White team 13-7 in Bowling Green State University's spring football game played Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Doyt Perry Stadium.

    4/8/2017
  • Chris Hass, of Belleville, Michigan, left, Michael Vanston, of Rochester Hills, and Jeff Comer, of Detroit, flying the "tiny whoop," an FPV (First Person View) small aircraft, on the raceway at the Toledo Radio Control Expo. The expo kicked off Friday and runs for three days at the SeaGate Convention Centre in downtown Toledo.

    Toledo Radio Control Expo

    The 3-day Toledo Radio Control Expo, also known as the Toledo Weak Signals RC Show, that began Friday and continues through Sunday at the SeaGate Convention Centre in downtown Toledo. The expo includes more than 160 vendors, speakers, a radio-control model competition, a swap shop, an auction, and a raffle for scholarship funds.

    4/7/2017
  • Marsha and Steve Landrum help celebrate Eileen Zaner's birthday.

    Milestone, Magnificent Memories, Eileen Zaner's birthday

    Around Town: Gallery of pictures taken from the 22nd annual Milestone, Magnificent Memories and Eileen Zaner's birthday celebrations.

    4/6/2017
  • New citizens Olha Andriychuk, 2nd from right, and her husband Aliaksandr Amialchuk take a selfie during the Naturalization ceremony at the Winebrenner Theological Seminary at the University of Findlay in Findlay, Wednesday.

    Naturalization ceremony at the University of Findlay

    Those seeking citizenship were naturalized during ceremony at the Winebrenner Theological Seminary at the University of Findlay in Findlay, Wednesday.

    4/6/2017
  • The Mud Hens hosted an open practice Tuesday, at Fifth Third Field in downtown. Opening Day is April 13.

    IN PICTURES: Mud Hens batting practice

    The Mud Hens hosted an open practice Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at Fifth Third Field in downtown. Opening Day is April 13.

    4/5/2017
  • Attendees of the Partners Empowering Community Safety meeting applaud guest speaker LaShanna Townsend during her talk at Leverette Elementary School in Toledo.

    Empowerment Zone anti-violence event

    About 50 people came to a North Toledo school Monday for the latest Empowerment Zone anti-violence event that connects residents and organizations to help make the neighborhood safer. The event at Leverette Elementary School was hosted by Partners Empowering Community Safety.

    4/4/2017
  • Employee Nate Zona mixes a lotion that will be made with Cannabidiol in the back of the Toledo Hemp Center. Business owner Kevin Spitler says he’s glad to see Ohio's medical marijuana law being implemented, but doesn’t see himself as one of the licensed vendors.

    Toledo Hemp Center

    Kevin Spitler, owner of Toledo Hemp Center, at 815 Phillips Ave., said he’s glad to see Ohio's medical marijuana law being implemented, but doesn’t see himself as one of the licensed vendors, due to the large list of requirements and regulations.

    4/2/2017
  • The Toledo Walleye's Landon Oslanski and Fort Wayne Komets' Cody Sol face off  during their game at the Huntington Center on Sunday.

    IN PICTURES: Fort Wayne 2, Walleye 1

    The Toledo Walleye lost their fourth straight game Sunday, falling 2-1 to Fort Wayne at the Huntington Center in downtown Toledo. Landon Oslanski scored a goal for Toledo, which has clinched the ECHL's Central Division title, and Jake Paterson made 33 saves in goal.

    4/2/2017
  • Palestinian activist Iyad Burnat, of the Palestinian village of Bil’in, speaks at Lourdes University'’s Franciscan Center Sunday.

    Iyad Burnat speaks at Lourdes University

    Palestinian activist Iyad Burnat spoke Sunday at Lourdes University’s Franciscan Center. Mr. Burnat leads weekly protests against the Israeli separation wall and the building of settlements in the West Bank.

    4/2/2017
  • Chris Knapik participates in the silent auction during the Knight of the Vine event at Real Seafood Company in Toledo.

    On The Town: 4/02

    Recent events included the St. Francis de Sales Knight of the Vine fund-raiser at the Real Seafood Company; Pasta for Pooches V spaghetti dinner at St. Michael Lutheran Church in Ottawa Lake, Mich.; 'Vanessa' presented by the Toledo Opera was held Friday night at the Valentine Theatre and the Toledo Opera Guild luncheon at Carranor Hunt and Polo Club

    4/2/2017
  • Fans cheer as Vixen performs during  Rock The Arena II at Savage Arena.

    Toledo Magazine: Rock the Arena II

    Rock The Arena II returned to University of Toledo's Savage Arena, Saturday, March 25, 2017,and featured 10 bands that shared one stage throughout the day. Cheap Trick was the headliner, and other bands included Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, Quiet Riot, and Warrant.

    4/2/2017
  • Olivia "Birdie" Olsen, 13, left, has a heart painted on her face by her mother Deanna Olsen, right, for her debut as the Queen of Hearts in St. Patrick of Heatherdowns School's performance of Alice in Wonderland in the Maumee Indoor Theatre on March 30.

    Toledo teen learns to live with heart that needs help

    Local teen's her sudden collapse last fall prompts surgeons to put an implantable cardioverter defibrillator in her chest to monitor her heartbeat.

    4/2/2017
  • Walleye rookie Charlie O'Connor keeps the puck from Indy's Chris Williams during the Fuel's 4-1 victory at the Huntington Center.

    IN PICTURES: Indy 4, Toledo 1

    The Toledo Walleye lost their second in a row on Friday, March 31, 2017, at the Huntington Center, falling 4-1 to Indy despite a goal from Jordan Hill.

    3/31/2017
  • The Brookie Sundae will be available at FrozHen when the Mud Hens play their home opener April 13 against the Indianapolis Indians.

    New Mud Hens menu items

    The Toledo Mud Hens announced seven new food items for various restaurants on the main concourse of Fifth Third Field today, in addition to the Chef's Table, an all-you-can-eat buffet at the Bird Cage Bar & Grill on the Club level of the stadium.

    3/30/2017
  • The Coll­ing­wood Arts Center, 2413 Coll­ing­wood Blvd., one of Toledo’s most un­usual — and oft used — build­ings in the Old West End.

    Collingwood Arts Center

    Past and present collide on a daily basis at the Coll­ing­wood Arts Center, 2413 Coll­ing­wood Blvd., one of Toledo’s most unusual — and oft used — buildings in the Old West End.

    3/30/2017
  • Kevin and Emily Wilcheck wait to order lunch with their son Aiden, 8, at Tony Packo's Restaurant Downtown at the Park in Toledo.

    Tony Packo's 5-cent hot dog

    The restaurant is offering five-cent hotdogs for dine-in customers this week to commemorate its 85 years in business.

    3/30/2017

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