- Weekend Review: Santa@Market Fresh
- Onalaska Bus Driver Goes The Extra Mile
- Lions Club Helps Out With Holiday Food Distribution
- Chill Returns With Winter Solstice
- Toledo Food Bank Open Today
- Tonight: City Council Meeting
- Tuesday: Medic One
- Santa Visits Steamboat Plaza Wednesday
Santa brought smiles to everyone at Toledo Market Fresh Saturday, hearing Christmas wishes (one asked for a baby), handing out candy canes & toys, posed with kids of all ages, and strolled among shoppers.
Last Friday Toledo School District shared: Our thanks to the thoughtful folks from the Onalaska SD transportation department. One of their drivers saw three Toledo students walking in the dark on Tucker Rd. this morning. The three had missed their bus and were walking to school. Seeing this as an unsafe situation, the Onalaska driver stopped and picked up the students. She transported them to school and notified our team so that parents could be contacted. Thank you Onalaska for being part of keeping our kids safe.
Toledo Lions Club wrote: (Saturday) our Toledo Lions Club volunteers delivered food boxes to dozens of area families who are down on their luck.
We have been doing this before Christmas for a long time now and it reminds us how important it is to be generous to those of us who are less fortunate.
US National Weather Service posted Sunday: Ready for winter? Looks like colder temperatures will arrive right on cue, just after the solstice (December 21).
Similar temps are expected throughout the inland valleys of Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon. Curious what we're forecasting for your hometown? You can always find your local forecast at www.weather.gov/portland
Today: Toledo Food Bank open Monday December 18 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. due to holiday schedule. Food Bank recipients will have the opportunity to select Christmas gifts for children 16yo and under, living in their household.
January 2018 Toledo Food Bank returns to their usual schedule 10 a.m to 1 p.m. second and fourth Fridays monthly behind City Hall. For further info contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
City Council convenes 6 p.m. Monday night at Toledo City Hall. 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.
Tuesday: Lewis County Interlocal (Medic One) Meeting 7 p.m.
Held third Tuesdays monthly at Toledo Fire Department.
Wednesday: Rachel reports from Steamboat Plaza - I just got off the phone with Santa and he has confirmed that he will be here Wednesday, the 20th from 1 to 3. Bring your kids in to have their picture taken with Santa, have a small hot chocolate and candy cane. I'm excited to see everyone.
Reservations required: Toledo Senior Center Nutrition Lunch Wednesday features shepherd's pie with tomatoes & zucchini plus dinner roll, pears & chocolate pudding Friday beef ravioli with Italian veggies plus a breadstick, Mandarin oranges & custard.
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.
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