Toledo, Ohio, located on the western banks of Lake Erie, is a city rich in history and culture. Founded in 1833, Toledo has been a hub of industry and commerce for nearly 200 years. But, there’s more to this city than just its bustling downtown and thriving business community. Toledo is also home to a wide variety of museums, art galleries, and historical sites that offer visitors a glimpse into the city’s past and present. One of the most popular attractions in Toledo is the Toledo Museum of Art. Founded in 1901, the museum is home to an impressive collection
Yama Japan Sushi & Hibachi is an unassuming hidden gem that is a great lunch time spot. Yama Japan appears to be family owned and operated. The food is fast, fresh, and delicious. I am a personally a fan of the Sashimi regular (pictured above) the quality, cut, and freshness are always excellent. Yama has a full lunchtime menue with many different options ranging from Hibachi to Sushi Rolls. Yama Japan is conveniently located near Central and Secor close to the University of of Toledo campus and many different shops and restaurants. Yama Japan is very quick, I am usually
President Donald J. Trump was impeached for the second time on January 13, 2021. In a bipartisan vote the House voted 232 to 197 to impeach president Trump for the second time on a charge of “incitement of insurrection”. President Trump is the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice. Sources: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/house-impeachment-trump/2021/01/13/05fe731c-55c5-11eb-a931-5b162d0d033d_story.html https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/01/13/us/trump-impeachment
On November 7th, 2020 CNN announced that Joe Biden was the projected winner of the 2020 Presidential election. Joe Biden received 279 electoral votes to Donald Trump’s 214.
President Donald Trump will make a campaign stop at Toledo Express Airport in Toledo, Ohio, on Monday September 21, 2020. Monday’s event dubbed the Great American Comeback Event will mark 43 days until the presidential election. Time: Doors open at 4 p.m., the rally starts at 7 p.m. Location: Grand Aire at 11777 West Service Road in Swanton, Ohio. Tickets: https://www.donaldjtrump.com/events/ Lucas County Democrats plan to hold a counter protest:
Braylen Noble was a 3 year-old non-verbal autistic boy who went missing on September 4th from his home at 3415 Gibraltar Heights Drive in Toledo, Ohio. According to police Braylen’s mother, Dajnae Cox, initially claimed that he may have fallen out of a third story window. Braylen was first reported missing by his grandmother who was staying in the apartment with his mother at the time of his disappearance. Braylen was found 6-days later on September 9, 2020 in the drain of the Gibraltar Heights Apartment’s pool. The pool had been searched several times prior to Braylen’s body being discovered
Red Crab Juicy Seafood is a great new addition to the Toledo seafood scene. Red Crab Juicy Seafood is a Cajun inspired restaurant featuring an extensive fresh crab, shrimp, and mollusk menu. I decided to try to the Sunday special 1 Lobster tail, 1/2 lb. shrimp, 1/2 lb snow crab and a fried shrimp basket. I elected for the pickup option. When I arrived no one greeted me though several staff were bouncing around. It took several minutes for someone to ask if I was waiting on an order. Despite the uninspiring customer service experience the food was very good.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday September 18, 2020 at her home in Washington, D.C. from complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer. She was 87 years-old. She served 27 year on the supreme court. BREAKING: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the powerhouse Supreme Court justice and champion for women's rights, has died at the age of 87. https://t.co/KHYRrOCygj — ABC News (@ABC) September 18, 2020 Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87 https://t.co/V0b7oSFYPy — NPR Politics (@nprpolitics) September 18, 2020
Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz issued a declaration Thursday that “all residents of Toledo should wear face coverings when in public”. While this declaration is not a legal mandate, the Toledo City Council is working on an ordinance that would make wearing masks in public mandatory, that ordinance will be voted on next Tuesday 7/14. Local Media Sources: https://www.toledoblade.com/local/Coronavirus/2020/07/09/toledo-mayor-issues-declaration-that-residents-should-wear-masks-in-public/stories/20200709087 https://www.wtol.com/article/news/local/toledo-mayor-declares-masks-mandatory-public/512-a61604dc-c5d4-4970-8c8a-68cb373221ec. https://www.13abc.com/content/news/Mayor-All-residents-should-wear-face-coverings-in-public-enclosed-spaces-571691481.html
Officer Anthony Dia 26, was shot and killed while responding to a “check the safety call” at 12:11 a.m. on July 4th, regarding an intoxicated man in the parking lot of the Home Depot hardware store located at 1035 W Alexis Rd, Toledo, Ohio. Officer Dia was shot in the chest with a single round by 57-year old Edward Henry, Dia succumbed to his injuries a short time later at the Toledo Hospital. Henry fled into the nearby woods while being pursued by police K9 and aerial assets, police heard a gunshot around 3 a.m. and found Henry’s body a