Posts Tagged ‘toledo’

See ice boats on Lake Erie

Wonder what it’s like to speed across a frozen Lake Erie, icy wind in your face? Members of the Toledo Ice Yacht Club showed us what it’s like. See the full story at cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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Go ice boating on a frozen Lake Erie

You can sail — on ice. The Toledo Ice Yacht Club is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. The club has more than 200 members and expects about 50 boats on the Maumee Bay this weekend, as part of its annual Winterfest. From far off, the boats may look like sailboats, but up close they…

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Toledoans push for Lake Erie Bill of Rights

Think Lake Erie should have its own inalienable rights? A group called Toledoans for Safe Water thinks so, and they’re asking fellow residents to vote for a Lake Erie Bill of Rights in February. Check out the issue and what the city charter amendment would do, at cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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Toledo Christmas Tree Ship

Get your Christmas tree from Toledo’s Christmas Tree Ship. Freshly cut Christmas trees will arrive at the National Museum of the Great Lakes, brought by a Geo. Gradel Co. tugboat and escorted by Santa in this Toledo tradition. Pre-order your tree by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27. No walk-up sales are available. The trees…

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Tour the National Museum of the Great Lakes

Ever been to the National Museum of the Great Lakes? I hadn’t. And I was missing out on so much cool history, from the luxury cruise ships plying the lakes at the turn of the 19th century to the shipwreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. See photos and fun facts on cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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