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The Toledo Zoo’s Lights Before Christmas, which opens Friday, Nov. 21, has become such a personal holiday memory for families that it’s almost impossible to define.

The display includes over one million lights, hundreds of lighted animal displays and of course, Santa Claus headquarters.

Join The Toledo Zoo for a special kick-off tree lighting ceremony of the 85-foot Norway spruce tree near the Conservatory between 6 and 6:30 p.m. 

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The staff and residents at Riverview HealthCare Campus in Oak Harbor welcomed several hundred little ghosts and goblins to their trick-or-treat night Sunday, Oct. 26.

The little visitors went from room to room gathering candy and filling their bright orange Halloween pumpkins. Along the way, they also received plenty of smiles and warm greetings from all of the residents and those at the facility for rehab.

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This holiday season, Samsen Furniture in Genoa will host the seventh annual “Decoration Multiplication,” an event designed to benefit local schools and needy families.  

“Decoration Multiplication” starts with local schools each decorating a tree with handmade ornaments. Samsen Furniture will set up the lighted trees, each donated by a local businesses, and invite students from each school to come in and decorate a tree. The decorated trees will be on display at Samsen beginning Nov. 11. Each of the 10 participating schools will receive a $100 donation from Samsen.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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