Business

StoryPoint Waterville Receives Community And Provider Engagement Award

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Personal connections between staff and residents. Mouthwatering and nutritious food. Activities and care that improve mental and physical well-being. That’s what it takes to create an award-winning senior living community, according to A Place for Mom. Last week, StoryPoint Waterville received A Place for Mom’s Community …

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Tiedtke’s Coffee Shop Open In Monclova Township

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Tiedtke’s was a Toledo mainstay that still evokes nostalgic feelings in those who shopped in the downtown department store before it closed in 1972. With the recent opening of Tiedtke’s Coffee, the taste, smell and memories of that landmark are coming back into focus. Opening the …

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Inked Together: Friendship And Art Combine At Amity Ink

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — On a winter night in 2005, Scott Biddle was on The Village Idiot stage, singing and playing guitar with the band Simon Carter when Heather Carpenter walked in. “I noticed her right away, but I didn’t remember her, so it was butterflies all over again,” said …

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Copper Press Roastery Opens Soon In Whitehouse

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Sipping on a chai latte, Kathy Winters sighed deeply. “This feels very spa-like,” said Winters, one of a dozen guests participating in a coffee tasting at Copper Press Roastery in the Shops at Blue Creek. Set to open in the next few weeks, Copper Press Roastery …

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Papa Moose’s Donuts Brings Great Variety To Maumee

BY MIKE McCARTHY | MIRROR EDITOR — For donut aficionados in search of the perfect tasty treat, Papa Moose’s Donuts in Maumee is sure to exceed expectations.  With its daily lineup of close to 50 different varieties of freshly baked donuts, the Maumee store packs in the customers and is often sold …

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Wardell’s Christmas Shoppe Ignites Holiday Spirit

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — With its many decorated rooms and holiday music, the ambience of Wardell’s Christmas Shoppe sets the tone for a cozy family gathering and a cup of eggnog. “I know it’s Christmas when I see the Christmas Shoppe open – and then I’m ready to decorate,” said …

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Dave Giest Body Shop Closes In On 40 Years

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When Dave Giest opened his body shop in 1981, the traffic on Waterville Street was so sparse that he could “walk across the road blindfolded at three or four in the afternoon.” Now, what once was called “the village with a future” has a steady stream …

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