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Ohio Islamic Center Lights Up for Independence Day

The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Ohio has illuminated itself in the colors of the American flag to highlight Muslim Americans’ shared patriotism during the US Independence Day on July 4, Toledo Blade reports. “We decided to commemorate the celebration with the colored lights; red, white and blue that were installed last May during …

Muslim Population Flourishes in Ohio

The number of Muslims in Columbus, Ohio, has been growing significantly recently, with many seeing this having great and positive impact on the economy, Columbus Dispatch reported. “I have noticed a general increase in Muslims that go to mosque,” Romin Iqbal, executive and legal director at the Council on American-Islamic Relations Columbus, said of Muslims moving to …

Toledo Muslims Open Free Clinic for the Poor

It started with a conversation among a group of Muslim doctors in the Toledo area all wondering the same thing: What more can we do? After series of discussions, the Muslim doctors initiated what’s known as Halim Clinic, a free clinic run entirely by volunteers to provide primary care to patients without insurance TOLEDO, Ohio – …

Ohio Mosques Open Doors to Public

COLUMBUS, Ohio – In the first such event in Ohio, mosques across the Midwestern American state opened their doors to the public on Sunday, December 16, reaching out to their neighbors to know more about their faith, NBC reported. “Hear about Muslims from Muslims,” said Ammar Ahmad Awan of Masjid Omar Ibn El-Khattab. “Sometimes you …

Springfield Event to Celebrate Islamic Day of Ohio

The Miami Valley Islamic Association is reaching out to share the Islamic culture with the Springfield community. SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – The Muslim community in Springfield, Ohio, is hosting a special event to celebrate the Islamic Day of Ohio on  Saturday, October 13, inviting their neighbours to share and understand the Islamic culture. “This is an …

Ohio 18th International Islamic Festival Opens

PERRYSBURG – The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg, Ohio, has welcomed on September 16 a variety of visitors from all faiths during the 18th annual late-summer International Festival. “We initially came for the food. It’s so spicy and fragrant,” said 53-year-old Jackie Petruney of Perrysburg, Toledo Blade reported on September 17. “I didn’t …

Muslim Doctors Serve Ohio Needy

OHIO – As Islamophobia increases across the west, Muslim doctors at the Noor Community Clinic or Muslim Clinic of Ohio continue to serve the under-insured and under-served, an effort kicked off seven years ago.

Prayer Service Unites Toledo People

Hundreds of people thronged to the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo, showing support to the Muslim community against the recent immigration restrictions enacted by President Donald Trump.

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