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Members elect new AAO Board

At its Annual Meeting held Saturday May 21 in Columbus, All Aboard Ohio’s general membership elected qualified and dedicated persons to the nonprofit association’s 15-member board of directors. This included three new membership-elected board members Tom Horsman of Cleveland, Sue Mancino of Wickliffe and Robert Winn of Cleveland. A fourth new board member, Laurie Housemeyer […]

Amtrak’s Lake Shore Ltd turns 40!

  Ohio’s lasting victory! – See All Aboard Ohio’s Lake Shore Limited presentation CLICK HERE given at AAO’s Fall Meeting held Oct. 31 at Toledo’s MLK Plaza/Amtrak station. In the summer of 1973, William Lind had just finished four years of doctoral study at Princeton University with an eye to becoming a professor of history. […]

More Americans choosing trains, transit

Article written and contributed by Sally Gale, a Cincinnati native who discovered the convenience of trains & transit after relocating to the United Kingdom. In 2013, the American Public Transport Association reported that a record 10.7 billion trips occurred on public transport. Nor does this trend look like it’s slowing down. While we’re still a nation obsessed with car ownership, […]

Toledo MLK Plaza’s 65th anniversary

An enthusiastic and attentive crowd of people were in attendance at the 65th Anniversary celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza (Central Union Terminal) on September 22, 2015. Participants in the planning were TMACOG, Amtrak, Port Authority, NOPRA, All Aboard Ohio, Toledo History Museum, Toledo Public Library, The Toledo Blade, University of Toledo, Photographer […]