YMCA http://wvxu.org en Learning to Fly: Camp Kern Ozone Zipline Adventures http://wvxu.org/post/learning-fly-camp-kern-ozone-zipline-adventures <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">365 days a year, weather permitting, <strong><a href="http://campkern.org/ozone" target="_blank">Camp Kern's Ozone </a></strong></span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://campkern.org/ozone" target="_blank">Zipline</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://campkern.org/ozone" target="_blank"> Adventure</a></strong>&nbsp;gives anyone with a sense of adventure a chance to soar among the treetops and across the Little Miami River.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">http://youtu.be/Gs_fY5zqm_w</span></p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:15:12 +0000 Jim Nolan & Chelsea VandeDrink 14819 at http://wvxu.org Learning to Fly: Camp Kern Ozone Zipline Adventures Deal proposed to save Melrose YMCA in Walnut Hills http://wvxu.org/post/deal-proposed-save-melrose-ymca-walnut-hills <P>Walnut Hills residents who want to keep a YMCA facility open in their neighborhood have until today to respond to a deal that will do that.&nbsp;</P> <P>A couple Cincinnati Council Members worked on the agreement with YMCA officials.&nbsp;</P> <P>Wendell Young said it keeps the Melrose Y open for two more years with additional hours and funding.&nbsp;</P> <P>In 2015, the community can take over the facility if it doesn't like the Y's plan for it.</P> <P>"My feeling is they've got two years to gear up, find a way to keep the facility open even though it won't be a YMCA if they want to do Fri, 15 Feb 2013 01:48:12 +0000 Jay Hanselman 9262 at http://wvxu.org Concerns rise over new YMCA hours http://wvxu.org/post/concerns-rise-over-new-ymca-hours <P>Some members of the Melrose YMCA in Walnut Hills are asking Cincinnati officials to help restore hours at the facility.</P> <P>About two dozen speakers, including Victoria Evans, voiced their concerns Wednesday to the weekly City Council meeting.</P> <P>“We ask the Mayor and City Council to pass a resolution to ask the Greater Cincinnati Metropolitan YMCA to restore the operating hours at the Melrose Y effective immediately,” Evans said. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 20:20:48 +0000 Jay Hanselman 7864 at http://wvxu.org Concerns rise over new YMCA hours Remodeling the downtown YMCA http://wvxu.org/post/remodeling-downtown-ymca <p>Construction could begin next year on a $25 million plan to renovate the YMCA facility at the corner of Central Parkway and Elm in downtown Cincinnati.&nbsp;&nbsp;<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Officials say it will do several things including transforming the Y's exercise facilities and keeping its regional headquarters in the building.&nbsp;</p><p>Bobby Maly with the Model Group made a presentation Monday to a City Council Committee.&nbsp;</p><p>He said his company will be working on the upper stories of the structure.</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 19:33:57 +0000 Jay Hanselman 4562 at http://wvxu.org Remodeling the downtown YMCA