Press Club panel to talk gun control


The Press Club of Toledo will host a panel presentation on gun control and mass shootings for members of the media from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday in the Huntington Room of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, 325 Michigan St.

The panel presentation will feature weapons expert Jim Barnes, store manager of Gander Mountain in Holland; Mark Abramson, a lawyer with Robison, Curphey & O’Connell; Romules Durant, Toledo Public Schools soon-to-be interim superintendent; Toledo police Sgt. Joe Heffernan, and C.J. Hoyt, news director of WTOL-TV, Channel 11. The session is open to the public. Admission is $10 for Press Club members and students, $20 for nonmembers. Reservations may be made at