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4:00 am
Sun October 19, 2014

Who will replace Winburn if he goes to the Statehouse?

If Republican Charlie Winburn defeats Democrat Cecil Thomas in the 9th Ohio Senate District race on Nov. 4 – and that is a big “if” at this point - three things will happen:

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Recycling
4:01 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Saturday event takes the recyclables Rumpke won't

The One Stop Drop, organized by Keep Cincinnati Beautiful and the Oakley Recycles Project, is scheduled for Saturday, October 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Whole Foods Market in Rookwood Commons.

Acceptable items include:

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public health
2:24 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Cincinnati First Lady launches program to improve health

A new effort is underway in Cincinnati to address health disparities in urban neighborhoods.  First Lady Dena Cranley and about 20 pastors' wives are involved in the program.  

Cranley launched the First Ladies Health Initiative Friday during an event at City Hall.

“This initiative will leverage the leadership of the first ladies of the churches of Cincinnati to empower their congregation and community to make smart decisions about health and wellness,” Cranley said.   

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Politics
5:00 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Winburn, Thomas go toe-to-toe for open Ohio Senate seat

Charlie Winburn, Cecil Thomas
Credit Sarah Ramsey

9th Ohio Senate District:

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Recycling
2:49 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Rumpke Recycling getting stuff it can't recycle

Credit Emily Wendler / WVXU

Items that cannot be recycled are causing some issues for the Rumpke recycling center in St. Bernard.  Company workers are being forced to trash some things that are not recyclable and should have never been sent to the facility in the first place.  

“Some non-recyclables can easily be sorted out with our advanced technology,” said recycling operation manager Brad Dunn in a statement.  “However some of these non-recyclables can injure our employees, damage our sorting equipment or contaminate other recyclables.”

Items to avoid:

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