Eden Park http://wvxu.org en Cold isn't keeping everyone indoors http://wvxu.org/post/cold-isnt-keeping-everyone-indoors <p>Another Polar Vortex is sweeping across the region forcing many indoors but there are still some adventurous souls braving the cold.<br /><br />Nathan Cramer normally plays in-line hockey but earlier this year he invested in a pair of hockey skates.<br /><br />"I got my own ice skates this year," said Cramer. "I bought them knowing it was going to get cold enough and there'd be some free ice to play on."<br /> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:34:29 +0000 Tana Weingartner 22401 at http://wvxu.org Cold isn't keeping everyone indoors 2013 Balluminaria being cancelled because of high winds http://wvxu.org/post/2013-balluminaria-being-cancelled-because-high-winds <p>The Cincinnati Park Board has decided to cancel Saturday’s Balluminaria at Eden Park because of the forecast for high winds. &nbsp;<br /><br />Officials said in a release balloons like calmer wind speeds, in the single digits, especially for inflating in smaller areas such as Mirror Lake.&nbsp; Wind speeds Saturday are predicted to be 20 plus miles per hour. &nbsp;<br /><br />The park board said it doesn't want to risk the safety of the balloonists, staff or guests. &nbsp;<br /><br />The event will not be rescheduled.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 17:03:35 +0000 Jay Hanselman 19979 at http://wvxu.org 2013 Balluminaria being cancelled because of high winds It's Commonly Jazz is back! http://wvxu.org/post/its-commonly-jazz-back <p>The pavilion in <a href="http://www.cincinnatiparks.com/eden-park"><strong>Eden Park</strong></a> will host the<a href="http://www.itscommonlyjazz.com/"> <strong>It’s Commonly Jazz</strong></a> series of concerts this August. As Robyn Carey-Allgeyer learns from organizer <strong>Laura Gentry</strong>, each Thursday evening will feature different jazz performers in concert for free.</p><p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 05:30:25 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 15292 at http://wvxu.org It's Commonly Jazz is back! Marking Memorial Day 2013 http://wvxu.org/post/marking-memorial-day-2013 <p>Each Memorial Day, <a href="http://www.vva10.org/" target="_blank">Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter #10</a> hosts a ceremony at the Vietnam Memorial in Eden Park.</p><p>This year's guest speaker was retired Brigadier General Charles O. Dillard, MD who served two years in the United States Air Force and 20 years in the Ohio and Indiana National Guard.</p><p>For more images, visit our <a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151396697111825.1073741836.38686491824&amp;type=3&amp;uploaded=20" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> Mon, 27 May 2013 16:17:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 13040 at http://wvxu.org Marking Memorial Day 2013