Christmas http://wvxu.org en Are you an extreme Christmas decorator? http://wvxu.org/post/are-you-extreme-christmas-decorator <p>Greater Cincinnati got its first taste of "extreme Christmas decorators" in 2004 when Carson Williams synced his 16,000 lights to music in Mason.</p><p></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Eq43grUtmLM?feature=player_embedded" width="640"></iframe></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 20711 at http://wvxu.org Are you an extreme Christmas decorator? Around Cincinnati Christmas Special http://wvxu.org/post/around-cincinnati-christmas-special-0 <p>For the 9th Annual <strong>Around Cincinnati Christmas Special</strong>, Lee Hay has assembled a wonderful collection of local musicians, actors, authors and more to celebrate the words, music and spirit of the season. Airing Sunday, December 22 from 7:00-9:00pm, here's what you'll hear as you prepare for Christmas week. Enjoy, and Merry Christmas!</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 05:00:00 +0000 Lee Hay 20645 at http://wvxu.org Around Cincinnati Christmas Special "An Otis Christmas" from Cincinnati author/illustrator http://wvxu.org/post/otis-christmas-cincinnati-authorillustrator <p>Cincinnati’s <a href="http://www.lorenlong.com/"><strong>Loren Long</strong></a>, acclaimed author and illustrator, came by our studio to talk with Barbara Gray about <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Otis-Christmas-Loren-Long/dp/0399163956/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1386082895&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=an+otis+christmas"><strong>An Otis Christmas</strong></a>, the latest installment of his Otis series of children’s books.</p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 05:00:25 +0000 Barbara Gray 20593 at http://wvxu.org "An Otis Christmas" from Cincinnati author/illustrator From fit bands to Googling gloves: cool tech gifts http://wvxu.org/post/fit-bands-googling-gloves-cool-tech-gifts <p>Want to&nbsp;wrap your Christmas gift and New Year's resolution into one? Try a device that keeps track&nbsp;of your every waking (and sleeping) moment. <a href="http://www.fitbit.com/force">The Fitbit Force </a>and its competing brands, count your steps, distance, calories burned, stairs climbed, and active minutes. It also monitors how long and how well you sleep and syncs it with your computer and smartphone.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 20555 at http://wvxu.org From fit bands to Googling gloves: cool tech gifts Ring CD Project, Great Music by Great Local Musicians http://wvxu.org/post/ring-cd-project-great-music-great-local-musicians <p></p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:30:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 20169 at http://wvxu.org Ring CD Project, Great Music by Great Local Musicians