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Oktoberfest Zinzinnati
10:19 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Oktoberfest road closures

The swine of Cincinnati's Big Pig Gig get in the Oktoberfest spirit.
Credit Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Fifth Street closes Friday night at 6pm to make way for Oktoberfest Zinzinnati.

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Law
1:55 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Latest on Washington Park rules dispute

(WVXU News)

The Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition is claiming victory over what it called "special signs" erected at Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine. Three people living near the park filed suit September 4th.  Coalition Executive Director Josh Spring says the Cincinnati Park Board voted today to strike down Park Rule 28, which he says allowed the board to post a sign in any park with any special rules that would be enforced like law.

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WVXU
12:37 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Baby on board

Proud mom, Wilhelmina.

The sign says it all.   

You've got to look really closely, but it is amazing to see this tiny sifaka (SEE-fah-kah) clinging to its mother's chest.  The baby boy weighed just slightly more than three ounces when it was born September 3 to mother Wilhelmina and father Rinaldo at the Cincinnati Zoo.

The baby, which hasn't been named yet, will continue to cling to the front of its mother for the first few weeks, and eventually move onto her back for the next six months.  It'll take a year for it to reach full maturity. 

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Using language to boost economic impact
11:55 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Multilingual initiative aims to make Cincinnati more competitive

Screen capture from The Cincy Bilingual Advantage web project.
Credit www.cincybilingualtalent.com

The Cincinnati Hispanic Chamber is launching an initiative to connect bilingual and multilingual people from around the region with companies or others that need their expertise.

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Streetcar plan in works
4:42 pm
Wed September 19, 2012

Cincinnati has plan to prevent streetcar delay

Credit Jay Hanselman

Cincinnati Council's Budget and Finance Committee will consider several items Monday that city administrations say will prevent the streetcar project from being further delayed.

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