First Lady turns 50 - 13abc.com Toledo (OH) News, Weather and Sports

First Lady turns 50

Posted: Updated:

Michelle Obama turned 50 a day ago but the big celebration took place at a White House dance party Saturday night.
    
The White House has said nothing about the guest list or about how many people are expected or about who's providing the entertainment.
    
But word has spread that President Barack Obama has told guests to come prepared to dance.
    
White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett is only saying that "people will move" at the party.
    
The buzz is that Beyonce (bee-AHN'-say), who's friendly with the Obamas, will sing. Beyonce's husband, rapper Jay Z, performed in Washington on Thursday night.
    
The first lady spent her birthday largely out of sight, though there was a Twitter post in which she showed off her new AARP card.

  • Top StoriesMore>>

  • Cullen Park improvements set to begin

    Cullen Park improvements set to begin

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:09:04 GMT
    According to are lease issued by Toledo Mayor,D. Michael Collins,Cullen Park will close beginning September 2, 2014 so improvements can begin.
    According to are lease issued by Toledo Mayor,D. Michael Collins,Cullen Park will close beginning September 2, 2014 so improvements can begin.
  • Labor Day drivers prepare for construction

    Labor Day drivers prepare for construction

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:25 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:25:03 GMT
    Construction season is still in full swing, making it a little harder for holiday travelers. Work crews will not be out this weekend, but permanent work zones will still stay in place.
    Construction season is still in full swing, making it a little harder for holiday travelers. Work crews will not be out this weekend, but permanent work zones will still stay in place.
  • Closures planned for final smoke stack implosion.

    Closures planned for final smoke stack implosion.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:25:47 GMT
    The City of Toledo will close numerous roads around thelast remaining smoke stack to make sure everyone remains at a safe distance. Beginning Friday, August 29 at 8:00 AM, South Marina between Front and Riverside will be closed. Also at this time, Riverside will be closed between Main and South Marina. Beginning at 9:30 AM, the following will be closed:Carbon - at FrontEast Broadway - at FrontElgin - at FrontEssex - at FrontFront - between I-280 and Essex (major closure)Licking - at FrontMary...
    The City of Toledo will close numerous roads around thelast remaining smoke stack to make sure everyone remains at a safe distance. Beginning Friday, August 29 at 8:00 AM, South Marina between Front and Riverside will be closed. Also at this time, Riverside will be closed between Main and South Marina. Beginning at 9:30 AM, the following will be closed:Carbon - at FrontEast Broadway - at FrontElgin - at FrontEssex - at FrontFront - between I-280 and Essex (major closure)Licking - at FrontMary...

Area Events Calendar

See It, Shoot It, Send It!