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Department of Neighborhoods

Posted over 3 years ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in Business and Investing | Tagged with Action Plan, City of Toledo, Department of Neighborhoods and Neighborhood

The City of Toledo is seeking comments on its DRAFT July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 One-Year Action Plan to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on or before May 15, 2016. The One-Year Action Plan is based on the HUD-approved Five-Year 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan submitted by the City of Toledo for housing, community, and economic development.

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Strong Women Making An Impact

Posted over 3 years ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in Business and Investing, eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics, New: Books and Movies and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with feminist, women and women's rights

The world is at a turning point. People everywhere understand and support the idea of gender equality. They know it’s not just a women’s issue, it’s a human rights issue. And when these powerful voices are heard, they will change the world. The time for that change is now.

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Fast Metabolism Food Rx

Posted over 3 years ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in Nonfiction

The cover of this book is what really grabbed me. It’s big, bold, and colorful, but what I really like is the fact that it alludes to improving your metabolism based on your diet. I've had this work for me by simply drinking tea, so I’m very interested in other ways of maximizing what I already do (love eating), and having it be more impactful.

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Albums to Adore: To Pimp a Butterfly

Posted over 3 years ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in Movies and Music

In a year with so much turmoil in the headlines, it’s no surprise a record with a socially conscience message is up for album of the year. However, it may come as a shock to some that rapper, Kendrick Lamar tops the list for this year’s Grammy nominations with a whopping 11 for his concept album To Pimp a Butterfly.

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