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  • Clay High School agriculture teacher Charles Schneider, center, helps students Marissa Migliori, left, and Sam Vincent, right, with their black-eyed Susan flowers

    Clay agriculture teacher Schneider honored

    Clay High School agriculture teacher Charles Schneider works with his class on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Schneider received the Teacher of the Year Award from the Ohio Federation of Soil & Water Conservation Districts. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW

  • Jeff Winters, a limousine driver with Childers, holds the door open as eighth-grade girls pile in for a ride during a film festival at Bedford Junior High School.

    Bedford Jr. High film festival

    A packed house watches a film during a film festival at Bedford Junior High School on Thursday, March 26, 2015. All proceeds from the night are going putting in a new handicap accessible playground at Douglas Road Elementary. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • Local artist Amy Pollman of Sylvania works on a mosaic 'Magazine Collage of the Golden Gate Bridge.'

    Community Craft-In at Olander Park

    The Sylvania Community Arts Commission held an all-day'Community Craft-In' at Olander Park in Sylvania Saturday, March 28, 2015. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • Logan Vargo, 11, of Rossford, left and rear, a volunteer at the 'Blast the Bad Guys' game, reacts after a dart shot by Camille Harmon, 7, also of Rossford, ricochets off the back wall and almost knocks out one of the 'Bad Guys' in the game.

    Build Hope in Rossford

    The Gavin Warrior Foundation organizes a second Build Hope event at the Rossford Community Recreation Center in Rossford, Sunday, March 29, 2015. The goal of of the event is to collect as many Lego building brick sets as possible and to donate the sets to Toledo area children's hospitals. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • New board member Scott Lonsdale of Fort Meigs chats with Judy Justus, president, at the Perrysburg area historic museum event.

    ON THE TOWN: A Taste of Perrysburg Circle

    The Perrysburg Area Historic Museum presented A Taste of Perrysburg Circle on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Carranor Hunt and Polo Club. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • James Pope, left, Aaron Pope's brother, consoles their mother Karen Madden, right. Aaron Pope's wife Chanelle Pope, stands behind.

    Pope family press conference

    The family of Aaron Pope, who died in police custody on March 27, held a press conference on March 30 at their home in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur pays her respects.

    Hundreds attend Ford funeral in Toledo

    Hundreds attended the funeral of former mayor Jack Ford on March 30 at the Warren AME Church in Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Carter Coley, left, and Cierra Coley, right, 12, listen to Tamara Coley read a poem in memory of her late son Carter Lee Coley.

    Anti-violence Empowering Zone

    The anti-violence Empowering Zone event was March 30 at the Wayman Palmer Community YMCA in Toledo.

  • SSG David Parks blows on his tenor sax while Cedria Jaynes, left, plays the keys. Mikayla Devaughn, center, and other kindergarten students watch Parks play.

    U.S. Army Field Band Saxophone Quartet clinic

    U.S. Army Field Band Saxophone Quartet conducted a children's music clinic on March 30 at Greenwood Elementary School in Toledo.

  • Visitors check out the Toledo Zoo aquarium on Sep. 22, 1949.

    Aquarium once was old, new again

    The Toledo Zoo Aquarium was the 30,000th WPA Project in Ohio and was dedicated on Memorial Day 1939. Here's a look back at early photos of the aquarium. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Lourdes student Megan Mosiniak with Summerfield preschoolers.

    Lourdes students visit Summerfield

    Lourdes Social Work Assistant Professor and Chair Terry Keller and 16 social work majors visited Summerfield Elementary preschool in Petersburg, Mich. in March, 2015 as part of their SWK 218 Interviewing Skills course.

  • South Carolina's Wade Epp is the first to reach goalie Jeff Jakaitis after they defeated Toledo.

    IN PHOTOS: Walleye blow big lead vs South Carolina

    The Walleye fell 5-3 to South Carolina Friday, March 27, at the Huntington Center. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

  • Toledo Walleye player Reed Seckel (42) is knocked into an official by Evansville Icemen player Zack Currie (23).

    IN PICTURES: Walleye vs Icemen

    The Walleye took on the Evansville Icemen Saturday, March 28, at the Huntington Center. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND BEGIN SLIDESHOW.

  • David Gauthier, 9, Chelsea, Mich., gets a thumbs up from zoo aquarist Dennis Law as he scuba dives in the 90,000 gallon reef.

    Toledo Zoo aquarium grand reopening

    The Toledo Zoo reopened its renovated aquarium on March 27. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • As Toledo Fire Chief Luis Santiago, left, looks on Captain Steven Lewis, right, uses a hydraulic cutting tool during the "ribbon cutting."

    TFD ribbon cutting for Station 12

    Toledo Fire Department held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Station 12, at 3435 Chase Street, on March 27 in North Toledo. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Joining Bert and Mary in the park for a Jolly Holiday are: (front row) Mary Willis, Taylor Eureste, Cydnie McCullough, Kayleen Kalb, CarterBrownfield, Aubrey Evans, Jaxon Cannon, Faith Bierley, Eishat Ahmed, Karen Gonzalez, Kate Lake, Leo Romp, (second row) Reid Frankevic, Lauren Mueller, Nikki Sundermeier, Hanya El-Shamy, Patrick Marquette, Victor Paredes, Elese Santus, Gus Willis, Bon Romp, and Lukas Lenke. Not pictured: Ethan Bielefeld, Kristine Harvey, and Jeet Shaha.

    PHS drama students polish dance steps for Mary Poppins

    Members of the Drama Club at Perrysburg High School are polishing dance steps and fine tuning harmonies for the upcoming production of Mary Poppins, which runs April 23 through April 25.

  • Roberto Sandoval Galvan, of Toledo and formerly of Mexico, became a citizen after many years of prodding by his mother, rear right, who is a citizen.

    37 attain U.S. citizenship

    37 people from 25 countries participated in a naturalization ceremony on March 26 at Defiance College in Defiance, Ohio. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Toledo Federation of Teachers President Kevin Dalton, center, greets attendees during a rally held by his organization before the Toledo Public Schools board meeting Tuesday at the Thurgood Marshall building in North Toledo

    Teachers rally before school board meeting

    The Toledo Federation of Teachers staged a rally outside the Thrugood Marshall building before the Toledo Board of Education meeting Tuesday, March 24, 2015. The group was planning to attend the meeting to present a petition to pause state standardized testing, in particular new tests tied to the Common Core.

  • Council member Jack Ford pictured here on June 16, 2014 asking if the city cannot secure the former Clarion Hotel to allow more time for bids for the demolition of the building.

    Pics of the Week: Mar. 16-22

    Featured this week: Toledo loses its third mayor in 2015, as former Mayor and lifelong Toledo politician passed away on Saturday, March 21; ice jams create natural phenomenon and predicaments in parks; kids at play in and out of the classroom; a new mural hits the far west edge of The Old West End; The Mud Hens turf crew readies Fifth-Third Field so it's not mud; 'Steppin Out' fundraiser featured in On TheTown; St. Francis De Sales celebrates their hockey state title; Notre Dame wins D-I girls state basketball semifinal but ultimately falls to Lakota West; The St. John's boys fall to Lima Senior. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

  • Sensei Lisa Halsey and Maria Routel-Ferguson

    Sylvania student wins karate championship

    Maria Routel-Ferguson, a 2nd grade student at Whiteford Elementary in Sylvania Schools and a student at Elite Karate Academy, competed at the Amerikick Internationals Karate Championships in Philadelphia on March 20 and 21. Maria placed 1st in creative kata, traditional kata, and musical kata, and placed 3rd in creative weapons and sparring.


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