Citizens for Great Toledo Schools announces: Toledo PTO will match 100% of donations made through November 11th! Details on Facebook.
While you’re at it, check out the YouTube video on the 41-Year-Old High School.
One more step: Cowlitz Reservation lawsuit opposing keeping its 152-acre reservation and building Ilani Casino Resort was dropped by City of Vancouver in March, Clark County more recently, and finally by Grande Ronde. Details on Facebook.
Today: Toledo Lions Club is hosting the Lions Health Screening Unit at Toledo Elementary 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The Unit is a tractor/trailer rig that travels around the state conducting hearing and vision screening tests. This is the second year for Toledo kids, Kindergarten through 5th grade.
An estimated 30,000 free screenings are offered at schools, fairs and other public events all over Washington State and Northern Idaho for sight and hearing plus glaucoma, diabetes and high blood pressure. Details on the LHSU (Lions Health Screening Unit) here.
Lions Club is widely recognized for collecting donated glasses for those in need worldwide. See what Toledo Lions Club does in our community.
This just in - Steamboat Alley promoter Jamie Cummings says: This Friday, November 4th, at 10 a.m. we'll be painting the mural. The weather should be great, so come on down and make your mark!
Health Corner: From JamesClear.com, who says Systems Beat Goals, this comprehensive piece on the science of sleep. Not covered: why yawning is contagious.
More: From Scientific American, this surprising news about sleep and wakefulness.
And: Dr Mark Hyman connects the dots between sleep and weight loss in his article The #1 Thing Derailing Your Weight Loss: A Doctor Explains.
Heads up: Coffee House November 8 featuring self-serve coffee and cookies by donation, optional $3 dinner, and of course, familiar and emerging talent at the mic. New: Raffle basket. Runs 7 - 9 p.m.
City of Toledo is accepting resumes for Superintendent of Public Works. For particulars, email email@example.com or stop in at the office, 130 N. Second Street, Monday - Friday during business hours.
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