Western & Southern Open http://wvxu.org en Economic Power of Sporting Events http://wvxu.org/post/economic-power-sporting-events <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Sporting events such as the Western &amp; Southern Tennis Tournament, the Flying Pig Marathon, and the NCAA Hockey Regionals are not only big draws for participants and fans, they are also powerful economic generators for the region, bringing millions of dollars into Greater Cincinnati each year. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 25455 at http://wvxu.org Economic Power of Sporting Events 2013 Western & Southern Open coming in August http://wvxu.org/post/2013-western-southern-open-coming-august <p>It’s fast approaching, and now is the time to make your plans. The <a href="http://www.cincytennis.com/"><strong>2013 Western &amp; Southern Open</strong></a> runs from August 10-18 at the <a href="http://www.cincytennis.com/site_map/?intloc=headernav"><strong>Lindner Tennis Center</strong></a> in Mason. <strong>Will Sikes</strong>, spokesman for the tournament, is in <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/front-row-betsy-ross"><strong>The Front Row with Betsy Ross</strong></a> to talk about this year’s event.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:30:10 +0000 Betsy Ross 13410 at http://wvxu.org 2013 Western & Southern Open coming in August