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Highway construction
12:38 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

SB471 will have lane restrictions again this weekend

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Get ready for another weekend of traffic delays on southbound 471 in northern Kentucky.  

Starting Saturday at 7 a.m. and continuing through Sunday at 9 p.m., the route will be restricted to a single lane from the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac, Bridge to Route 27 in Highland Heights.  

Construction crews will be installing reflective pavement markers during that time.  

Long delays are likely and Kentucky transportation officials are urging drivers to find alternate routes.  

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Film Industry
11:21 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Lights, camera, dollars to Greater Cincinnati & Ohio

Christmas Spirit filming in Lebanon and Clifton with Olympia Dukakis and Nicolette Sheridan
Greater Cincinnati & NKY Film Commission

Greater Cincinnati is just beginning to see the results of an Ohio cash rebate for film makers that appears to be bringing the movie industry back.  Here are a few of the fifteen movies made or being made in the last two years in Ohio, including Johnny Longshot which will film in March:

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GE Aviation
3:38 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Ohio's aerospace industry taking off with GE partnerships

Rendering of the new $100M combustion laboratory at GE
GE Aviation

GE Aviation and University of Cincinnati Research Institute (UCRI) have signed an agreement to collaborate at the new GE Aviation Research Center in Evendale and its three labs. GE says, "the scope of this agreement marks a first in Ohio between a leading aerospace company and a leading university research institute."

The labs making up the new research center:

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Cincinnati council
12:04 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Council could provide funds to help with disparities for African-Americans

Jay Hanselman

A Cincinnati Council majority is supporting a plan to provide an additional $2 million to benefit the African-American community.  It would help with health, business development and job training.  

Council Member Wendell Young introduced the motion this week during a Budget and Finance Committee meeting.  

Young presented the following statistics:

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Trick or Treat
6:47 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Some trick or treating postponed til tomorrow

Because of severe weather a number of area communities are moving trick or treating to a different day.  Here's a link to WCPO's list of trick or treat times.

Trick or Treat List

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