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  • From left, mourner Janice Fryar, Cynthia Ford, wife of Jack Ford, daughter Jackie Ford, and, son Ryan at Jack Ford's public viewing at Warren AME Church Sunday.

    Jack Ford visitation

    A public viewing for former Toledo mayor and city councilman Jack Ford was held Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Warren AME Church in Toledo. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

  • Mary Garcia photographs fish inside the new aquarium Tuesday, 03/24/15, at the The Toledo Zoo in Toledo, Ohio. The zoo held  a reception for its employees and volunteers to preview the new aquarium.

    Pics of the Week: Mar. 23-29

    Featured this week: the new aquarium at the Toledo Zoo opens to the public; some in need get new shoes from a shoe drive; more ice floe damage examined at Buttonwood Park; late spring snow flurries dust Toledo; UT's lady Rockets get eliminated from the WNIT; and spring sports get under way. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson speaks as WTVG-TV anchor Kristian Brown interviews her.

    Women's History Month celebration

    Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson was part of a celebration in honor of Women's History Month on March 23 at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library, Main branch. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Toledo's Brenae Harris and Michigan's Katelynn Flaherty battle for the ball.

    IN PICTURES: UT women fall to UM in WNIT

    Michigan defeated Toledo 74-58 in the second round of the WNIT on March 23 at UT's Savage Arena.

  • Buttonwood Park under ice in Perrysburg Twp.

    Photos of the ice damage at Buttonwood Park on March 23 in Perrysburg Township. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Walleye #22 Josh Holmstrom and Blades #22, Gleason Fournier on the boards. Blades #7 is Mitch Wahl.

    IN PICTURES: Walleye win shootout

    The Toledo Walleye (42-13-4-2) of the ECHL host the Florida Everblades (43-13-2-4) in Toledo, Ohio on March 22, 2015. "The top two clubs in the Eastern Conference squared off before a capacity crowd and the Walleye prevailed 2-1 over the red-hot Florida Everblades in an uptempo game that wasn't decided until a shootout." CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

  • Despite the chilly morning Jeff Weiss, left, and Mike Memsic, right, from Delta, fish for walleye. The two men decided to go Walleye fishing before the season after they saw a picture of a caught walleye on social media. "All it takes is someone to post a picture and everyone flocks to go fishing," Memsic said.

    Chilly fishing trip

    Despite the chilly morning fishermen hit the Maumee River at the end of E. Harrison past White Street in Maumee to catch walley on March 22, 2015. During the early season fishermen are allowed to catch the limit of 4 walleye. 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.

  • 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

  • From left: Leslie Taylor, Megan Aherne, Miriam Taylor and Dana Martin-Hayden attend the Steppin' Out funky shoe event for the Toledo School of the Arts at the Park Inn in Toledo.

    On the Town: 3/22

    Photos from area dinners and fund-raisers. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE PHOTO, START SLIDESHOW.

  • Toledo Walleye player Troy Schwab (9) looks for the rebound shot against Kalamazoo K-Wings goalie Oscar Dansk (30).

    IN PICTURES: Walleye clip K-Wings

    Toledo Walleye scored on their first shots of both the first and second periods and went on to knock off the Kalamazoo Wings 5-2 on March 21 at Huntington Center.


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