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WWE Raw coming to Toledo in June

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WWE will make a summer stop in the Glass City.

The Huntington Center will host the professional wrestling company’s flagship Monday night program, Raw, on June 10, 2024. The show will start at 7:30 p.m. and doors will open at 6 p.m.

Tickets start at $25 and are on sale now at the Huntington Center box office and Ticketmaster.com, according to the Huntington Center’s website.

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Broadway in Toledo announces 2024-25 season

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TOLEDO, Ohio — Broadway in Toledo has announced its five-show lineup for the 2024-25 series, according to the American Theatre Guild.

The shows are as follows:

“Chicago: The Musical”: Jan. 23-26, 2025
“Beetlejuice The Musical. The Musical. The Musical.”: Feb. 25 to March 2, 2025
“Pretty Woman: The Musical”: April 3-6, 2025
“CLUE: A New Comedy”: May 6-11, 2025
“Les Misérables”: June 3-8, 2025

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Toledo GROWs to host 20th annual Seed Swap

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Toledo GROWs is hosting its 20th annual Seed Swap this weekend.

The event will take place on Feb. 24 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Scott High School located at 2400 Collingwood Blvd. The event is free and open to the public.

According to organizers, at the event, attendees will receive free seeds and gardening information including watering tips, planting schedules, composting tips and more.

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‘A Night of Black Voices’ to feature Toledo’s most talented Black vocalists this weekend

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Stone Productions and the Collingwood Arts Center is presenting ‘Not Your Average Ensemble – A Night of Black Voices’ this weekend in Toledo.

The event will take place on Feb. 24 and Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. at the Collingwood Arts Center located at 2413 Collingwood Blvd.

Organizers say ‘A Night of Black Voices’ is a jukebox cabaret that will feature individual and group numbers performed by some of Toledo’s most talented Black vocalists. Tickets for the event are $15 online or $20 at the door.

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A new restaurant is coming to Anderson Township, Ohio

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A growing restaurant chain is planning to open a new location in Anderson Township.

Are you a fan of Currito? If the answer is yes, you might be interested to know that the chain is planning to open a new restaurant in Anderson Township, according to this recent post from Currito’s social media account. The Anderson Township restaurant will be located at 7870 Beechmont Ave. No grand opening date for the new location has been announced yet, but it’s “coming soon,” per the restaurant’s website. The Anderson Township location will be the 10th Currito restaurant in Ohio; the chain currently has 8 locations in the Greater Cincinnati area and 1 location in Northeast Ohio.

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Local church holds expo to spotlight Black-owned businesses

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A local church is honoring Black History Month by uplifting and amplifying Black-owned businesses.

One business owner tells 13 Action News its fulfilling to know that her church is there for her.

“My church has been such a great support in my business,” said Tyla Jackson, Dynasty Child Care Center owner. “They’re always wearing my t-shirts telling people about my daycare. We offer child care to low income families.”

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Say it with a barbershop quartet; Local group spreads Valentine’s Day love with a song

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In Ottawa Hills Wednesday, the home of Lanette Cornell was the site of a special Valentine’s Day performance meant to showcase love.

Cornell was treated to a song, along with desserts, a flower and a card, a package delivered from “The Voices of Harmony.”

The barbershop quartet, based out of Alliance Church in Bowling Green, travels around the northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan region, hired by people to sing for their significant others.

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Flavorful fare for future generations: J’Mae’s Home Cooking serving up food for the soul

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Jaleo Young is the owner of J’Mae’s Home Cooking. For him, it’s about the legacy and love his family puts into the food he serves the community.

“The more love you put into that food, the better people will be able to connect with it,” Young said.

Young is a Black business owner who has worked for 11 years with his family in Toledo. Being a Black business owner comes with unique challenges, including having a Black business, Young said.

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Toledo patient receives breakthrough brain treatment

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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – A Toledo patient was part of a clinical trial aimed at treating brain bleeds with the goal of avoiding repeat surgeries.

The EMBOLISE clinical trial tested whether a new treatment for subdural hematomas, which are brain bleeds most frequently caused by trauma, and is the most common reason for neurosurgery, would lead to lower chances of requiring additional surgery.

“Shutting down this blood vessel with medical glue can actually result in reducing the risk of reaccumulation of blood or the blood becoming more significant to the point where it would require a second surgical evacuation,” said Dr. Mouhammad Jumaa.

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Owens Corning: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Owens Corning (OC) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $131 million.

The Toledo, Ohio-based company said it had profit of $1.46 per share. Earnings, adjusted for pretax expenses, came to $3.21 per share.

The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.82 per share.

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