Howard Wilkinson http://wvxu.org en Reds Hall of Fame ready to induct 4 new members, including Parker, Oester and Griffey Jr. http://wvxu.org/post/reds-hall-fame-ready-induct-4-new-members-including-parker-oester-and-griffey-jr <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Four former Reds’ greats, three with Cincinnati roots, will be inducted into the </span><a href="http://cincinnati.reds.mlb.com/cin/hof/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> next month: </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Dave Parker</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Ron Oester</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Ken Griffey, Jr.</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and veteran selection </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Jake Beckley</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; Howard Wilkinson previews all the events surrounding the August 8-10 induction weekend with Executive Director </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Rick Walls</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Reds Hall of Fame &amp; Museum</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:15:54 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29446 at http://wvxu.org Reds Hall of Fame ready to induct 4 new members, including Parker, Oester and Griffey Jr. Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-12 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with Maryanne Zeleznik this morning about where the Ohio governor's race stands, less than four months from election day.</p><p>Addendum: There were other cities that have hosted both the Democratic and Republican National Convention in the same year - most recently, Miami Beach in 1972 and Chicago in 1952.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:49:53 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29435 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat At a financial disadvantage, the FitzGerald TV ad campaign has begun http://wvxu.org/post/financial-disadvantage-fitzgerald-tv-ad-campaign-has-begun <p></p><p>Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for Ohio governor, has been campaigning for a year and a half in his quest to oust Republican governor John Kasich, but this past week marked a first for the FitzGerald campaign.</p><p>For the first time, Ohio voters began seeing Fitzgerald, the Cuyahoga County Executive, in a 30-second campaign TV ad.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29363 at http://wvxu.org At a financial disadvantage, the FitzGerald TV ad campaign has begun Looking at 40 years of politics in the city, with David Mann http://wvxu.org/post/looking-40-years-politics-city-david-mann <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29292 at http://wvxu.org Looking at 40 years of politics in the city, with David Mann Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-11 <p></p><p>With the 2016 GOP national convention coming to Cleveland, could they end up nominating an Ohioan for president or vice president? Both Sen. Rob Portman and Gov. John Kasich are being talked about as possible contenders. WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked about it this morning with Jay Hanselman.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:54:39 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29160 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat