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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition , we present an in-depth discussion of the developments behind the headlines.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:33:06 +0000"Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another." Those famous words from the late South African anti-apartheid leader begin the new exhibit at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center commemorating the life of Nelson Mandela.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:05 +0000Gateway Community and Technical College , founded in 2002, is Northern Kentucky's only public, accredited, comprehensive two-year institution. Last summer, Dr. Fernando Figueroa became Gateway's President and CEO, only the second in the school's history.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000The National Council on Aging estimates that one in every 10 Americans, aged 60 or older, has been the victim of some type of abuse or neglect. But elder abuse is a hidden crime that often goes unreported. It’s estimated that authorities are notified of only one in 14 cases.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:13:20 +0000The Metropolitan Sewer District is being asked to buy several homes on the west side because of flooding and sewer backups.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:39:30 +0000Cincinnati's annual start of summer festival is getting a new venue, kind of. Taste of Cincinnati is staying on Fifth St but is moving two blocks east.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000BrightFarms , one of the "Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Food," has announced plans to build and operate a massive greenhouse in Wilmington, Ohio that it says will be a model for scalable, sustainable and local farming.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:10 +0000Kentucky Senate Bill 120 has been approved by both the Kentucky House and Senate and seems likely to move out of the General Assembly and on to Governor Matt Bevin's desk for his signature. If signed into law, the legislation would bring major reforms to the Kentucky criminal justice system.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:05 +0000In April 2015, Archbishop Desmond Tutu traveled to the Dalai Lama 's home in Dharamsala, India, to celebrate His Holiness's eightieth birthday and to create what they hoped would be a gift for others. They looked back on their long lives to answer a single question: How do we find joy in the face of life's inevitable suffering?
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000While a student at the University of Cincinnati, James Avant IV was diagnosed with o bsessive compulsive disorder . To help alleviate his anxiety he turned to baking, and in 2014, James launched OCD Cakes , a bakery with a mental health awareness mission.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:37:22 +0000Author Patricia Schultz has almost four million copies of her 1,000 Places to See Before You Die books now in print. She recently released an updated third edition of "1,000 Places to See in the United States & Canada Before You Die," a collection of the many fun, interesting and diverse destinations to be found virtually in our own backyard. She talked with Mark Heyne about this latest edition and how she discovered the places and events she included in her must-see list.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:00:05 +0000This Friday, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will present the world premier of the exhibition, Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu . The exhibition commemorates the life and legacy of former South African President Nelson Mandela through the photographs of Matthew Willman .
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000The water crisis in Flint, Michigan last year raised awareness of the severe health damage caused by the lack of clean water. And while most communities in the Unites States take clean water for granted, according to a government Indian Health Service report, about 7.5 percent of Native American and Alaska Native homes did not have safe drinking water or basic sanitation as of 2013.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:03:24 +0000After more than a year of back-and-forth, the relationship between the Clifton Cultural Arts Center (CCAC) and the Cincinnati School Board is finally coming to a head. The board is voting Monday night to terminate the CCAC's 30-year lease on its Clifton building.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:14:45 +0000Cincinnati is launching curbside textile recycling Monday. The program includes textiles, clothing, and housewares.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:58:03 +0000WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with News Director Maryanne Zeleznik Monday morning about the growing number of Democratic candidates for Ohio governor; and how both the Republicans and Democrats are likely to have lively primary battles for governor in 2018
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:00:00 +0000A Cincinnati Police-federal government partnership targeting violent offenders is going so well the U.S. Attorney's Office is expanding it to Columbus.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 +0000A team of University of Colorado Boulder engineers has developed a revolutionary process that cools buildings without the use of refrigerants or electricity. The material, described in the journal Science , is a glass polymer hybrid and even under direct sunlight can cool objects.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:00:00 +0000Two road projects start in Cincinnati Monday. Both are expected to cause some traffic problems.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:00:05 +0000The extensive care provided to the Cincinnati Zoo 's premature baby hippo Fiona highlights the excellent medical attention the approximately 2,000 zoo animals receive. The zoo has its own veterinarian team , and when extra-ordinary treatment is needed, the zoo calls on local doctors and other medical providers for their expertise.