Recognizing Maumee’s Great Teachers

In Bloom florist in downtown Maumee is taking donations to give a floral bouquet to each teacher in the Maumee School district. As a member of the Maumee Garden Club, we voted overwhelmingly to send $100 to In Bloom for this wonderful cause. Bouquets will be delivered in early February. If you wish to donate, … More Recognizing Maumee’s Great Teachers

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Side Cut was first Metropark

According to the Metroparks website, http://www.metroparkstoledo.com, Side Cut is where the Metroparks system began more than 90 years ago and remains a signature Toledo-area destination today. The flat rocks that extend into the river between Maumee and Waterville are known as the Maumee River Ledges, a rare form of a little-known habitat called an alvar, found in … More Side Cut was first Metropark

Walk This Way in Maumee

Walkers are welcome at the Maumee City Schools Admin building, 716 Askin, Monday-Friday, 9 am to 3 pm. Enter through the main entrance and sign in. A walking loop through the building at Gateway Middle School, 900 Gibbs, is available Monday-Friday from 6-8 pm. Enter through door 15 to sign in.   

Wreaths Across America

Many thanks to our local American Legion Post 320 and the many volunteers who placed wreaths at our Maumee cemeteries. I saw their efforts firsthand when I visited by grandparents’ grave under the large Sycamore tree at Riverside Cemetery. Thank you one and all for this gesture to honor by grandfather’s service.

Did you know?

The Maumee Senior Center provides transportation to those 60 and older in the Maumee, South Toledo, Monclova, Holland, Neapolis, Waterville & Whitehouse area. A $3 round trip donation is suggested for transportation services. Call 419-377-8113 at least 24-48 hours in advance to schedule a ride.