After seven years Aaron Betsky is leaving as Director of the Cincinnati Art Museum. He says he will explore other academic and museum opportunities. "The museum now has the programming and staff in place, and the financial stability that will allow me to openly pursue my next position."
The museum says its Board will be setting up a search committee and Betsky will help pick his successor. Betsky, an architect, came to Cincinnati in 2006 from Rotterdam, where he was the Director of the Netherlands Architecture Institute.
MADD and AAA are again offering their Care Cab for New Year's revelers who have too much to drink and can't safely drive home. The two organizations say with New Year's day consistently ranking as one of the year's most dangerous holidays for impaired driving. The program is an effort to prevent drunk driving fatalities.
Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune says he’s moving forward with plans to run for Ohio Governor. He’s forming an exploratory committee and beginning work on the necessary paperwork from the Board of Elections.
That’s despite not having the backing of the Ohio Democratic Party.
The FAA has announced its six national test sites that will develop unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and they do not include Greater Dayton. The sites will conduct critical research into the certification and operational requirements necessary to safely integrate UAS into the national airspace over the next several years.