- Review: Toledo’s First Annual New Years Eve Cheese Ball Drop
- School Back In Session Today
- Cafe Aromaz Welcomes 2018
- Tonight: Toledo City Council Meeting
- Wednesday: Common Ground Toledo Meets
- Tech Report: Facebook Scam Uses Friends To Send Malware
- I(Heart)Logan Update: Positive News
Police Officer Sam Patrick posed with Hizzoner Mayor Dobosh, one couple danced briefly, neighbors wished neighbors all the best in 2018, and kids enjoyed staying up late for an all-ages event.
Happy Cheesy New Year, Toledo!
Toledo School District writes: Classes resume January 2nd on regular schedules. Have a fun and safe New Year’s Eve.
TOLEDO HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS:
Jan 2nd BBB vs. Napavine 5:45/7:00 pm
Jan 3rd GBB @ Napavine 6:00
Jan 4th BBB @ Adna 5:45/7:00
Jan 5th GGB vs Adna 7:00
GWR @ Kelso 4:00pm
Jan 6th GWR @ Kelso 9:00am
BWR @ Castle Rock 8:00 am
- January 8 - ACT 2-hour late start
- January 15 - MLK Day - no school
- January 22 - ACT 2-hour late start
Perennial Educator Andrea Jones posted: Happy New year, Friends.
Welcome 2018 - I have plans for you and you for me. We’ll likely meet somewhere in the middle, neither completely satisfied but getting just what we need to be inspired and stay motivated to continue longing for and pursuing this life in a way that adds value to the world.
“Come by the hills to a land where legend remains - where the stories of old fill our hearts and may yet come again... where the past has been lost and the future is yet to be won - And the cares of tomorrow can wait, till this day is done.” ~Celtic Thunder
A podcast from Raising Miro on the Road of Life, on global schooling: Meet The Single Mothers Raising Their Children While Traveling .
Local author & astrophysicist Ethan Siegel on the intersection of science & fiction: “While most of the famous aliens encountered by Federation crews have been humanoid — including Klingons, Vulcans, Romulans, Ferengi, and Cardassians — there have been notable exceptions. The vampire cloud of The Original Series, the crystalline entity of The Next Generation, the changelings of Deep Space 9 and many others have challenged our conventional notions of what intelligence or life might look like. Now that we’re in the late 2010s, science has advanced tremendously, and so has our imagination for what might be possible...More.
Out with the old, in with the new: Check out Toledo’s new favorite coffee stop.
Cafe Aromaz, located at 408 Silver Street, features all your familiar espresso beverages and more under a new banner.
Open 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. weekdays, 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturdays.
ToledoTel daily bingo numbers posted on Facebook.
Today: Toledo City Council convenes 6 p.m. at Toledo City Hall tonight, due to Monday holiday.
Council meetings held first and third Mondays monthly. Dates may change if scheduled on or near a federal holiday. Visit www.toledowa.us or call (360)864-4564.
Wednesday: Common Ground Toledo posted - We will return to our regular schedule the first Wednesday of each month. Our next CGT meeting will be January 3, 2018. Place of meeting to be announced.
Mark Your Calendar: Di Morgan shared a link to Ladies Night Out at Bateaux Cellars Saturday.
Tech Report: Facebook Scam Uses Friends To Send Malware
RipOff Report posted this link on the latest Facebook scam, and how deceptively legitimate it appears.
Check out their latest updates plus contact info on reporting schemers & scammers to the appropriate authorities.*
groovyPost Unplugged reports: 7 Services That Quietly Collect Your Personal Data
Hint: Opting out doesn’t do what you think.
TechRepublic warns: Vocal disguises and impersonations may fool voice recognition authentication
Wired.com looks back: The Worst Hacks of 2017 (and beyond; think Yahoo exposing 3 billion users, and it’s not the worst offender.)
*True story: their methods got me results in several instances when nothing else worked. Make RipOff Report your first stop when things go sideways.
Reservations required: Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch Wednesday & Friday feature hot meals with neighbors and friends, musical accompaniment Wednesdays & Bingo Fridays.
Nutrition Lunches are sponsored in part by Area Agency on Aging. Suggested donation $3 for those 60+ years of age. Contact Diana, email@example.com or call (360)864-2112 for details.
Toledo Senior Center is on Facebook.
I(Heart)Logan Update: Angela Hill Grove posted - Hello 2018!! First cardiologist appointment in a few weeks and transplant team checkup in March! We got this!!!!
Photos from TOT archives unless otherwise noted.
Everyday Heroes: Envisioned as a local September 11 observation recognizing lesser-known acts of kindness and heroism. Send your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Other Toledo is on Facebook.