Covington http://wvxu.org en Preview the upcoming theater season at The Carnegie in Covington http://wvxu.org/post/preview-upcoming-theater-season-carnegie-covington <p><a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Carnegie</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Covington recently announced its 2014-14 theater season which begins in August with a production of </span><a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/series.php" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Sweeney Todd</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The Carnegie’s </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Joshua Steele</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joins Jim Stump to preview each of the season’s productions.</span></p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:00:05 +0000 Jim Stump 28752 at http://wvxu.org Preview the upcoming theater season at The Carnegie in Covington Covington's UpTech successfully supports technology entreprenuers http://wvxu.org/post/covingtons-uptech-successfully-supports-technology-entreprenuers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Of the 15 companies that have been helped by <a href="http://uptechideas.org/"><strong>UpTech</strong></a>, the Northern Kentucky business accelerator, over the last two years, 13 are still in operation. That is a great track record when you consider that half of all new-business startups fail. UpTech, which focuses on informatics and new ways to process, store, retrieve and use data, recently named the semi-finalists in its third class of entrepreneurs. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 28930 at http://wvxu.org Covington's UpTech successfully supports technology entreprenuers Covington Celebrates 200 Years http://wvxu.org/post/covington-celebrates-200-years <p></p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 24577 at http://wvxu.org Covington Celebrates 200 Years Former Covington finance director pleads guilty http://wvxu.org/post/former-covington-finance-director-pleads-guilty <p>UPDATE: Former Covington Finance Director Bob Due&nbsp; changed his plea to guilty&nbsp;in Kenton County Circuit Court Thursday after pleading not guilty in December. He will be sentenced April 17th.</p><p>---------------</p><p>February 13th:</p><p>An audit from the Commonwealth of Kentucky shows <strong>Covington is missing even more money than first thought </strong>after allegations the city's former finance director embezzled it. Read the report <a href="http://apps.auditor.ky.gov/Public/Audit_Reports/Archive/2013CityofCovingtonexamination.pdf">here</a>.</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:03:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 23074 at http://wvxu.org Former Covington finance director pleads guilty Introducing Shrewdness of Apes gallery in Covington http://wvxu.org/post/introducing-shrewdness-apes-gallery-covington <p>Covington is home to a new, unique art gallery called <a href="http://shrewdnessofapesgallery.com/"><strong>Shrewdness of Apes</strong></a>. Co-director <strong>Hilary Nauman</strong> is in the studio with Jane Durrell to talk about their goal to exhibit and sell contemporary works with a focus on local and regional artists, and how this unusual name came about.</p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 05:00:10 +0000 Jane Durrell 22767 at http://wvxu.org Introducing Shrewdness of Apes gallery in Covington