Politics
1:44 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

League of Women voters sponsoring candidate debates, issue forum

The League of Women Voters is sponsoring or co-sponsoring several candidate debates and an issues forum in Hamilton and Clermont counties over the next three weeks.

The public is invited to all the events. They include:

Hamilton County Common Pleas Court:

All candidates for common pleas judgeships have been invited to a voter education event Monday, Sept. 22 at the Cincinnati Bar Association, 5th floor, 225 E. Sixth St., Downtown. The forum runs from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. It is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area (LWVCA).

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The Banks
11:28 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Cincinnati officials to Mahogany's owner: No deal

Credit Jay Hanselman

Cincinnati administrators are not willing to cut a deal with the owner of a now closed restaurant at The Banks.  

Liz Rogers, through a weekend letter from her attorney, asked the city to forgive her $300,000 city loan and allow her to purchase the city funded restaurant equipment for $12,000.  In return she would re-open her Mahogany's restaurant at another city location within 120 days.  

City spokesman Rocky Merz provided the following e-mail on the issue Tuesday morning.

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Album Review
7:00 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Ohio Knife/Skeleton Hands Split Single

This week's review is a bit unusual  - mostly because the subject of the review is pretty unusual itself.

On August 8, local bands Ohio Knife and Skeleton Hands were paired together on the Fountain Square stage as part of the Midpoint Indie Summer celebration. To help promote this event, and to celebrate local music in general, Jason Snell, lead singer of Ohio Knife and creator of the downtown branding company We Have Become Vikings, decided to cut a limited-edition 7" dual single and release it on white vinyl.

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Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Tue September 16, 2014

ALS, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

ALS, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

 

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Officer Involved Shooting
4:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Body cam appears to corroborate Cincinnati Police shooting story

Cincinnati City Manager Harry Black speaks at a news conference about the officer-involved shooting.
Ann Thompson WVXU

Cincinnati Police Officers, in the midst of a 30-day trial for body cameras, recorded an officer involved fatal shooting Sunday, helping to back up the story told by police and witnesses.

At about 6:45 p.m. Sunday officers went to 379 Rosemont Avenue in West Price Hill for a report of shots fired. That's where they found 37-year old  Christopher Mitchell with a gun to his head. Reportedly he had threatened suicide earlier in the day and pulled the trigger of another gun he held to his head, but it didn't go off. Friends say he had a history of depression and substance abuse.

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Economy
11:28 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Venture capitalists say Ohio economy great - others not so sure

There’s never been a better time to start a company in Ohio – especially a technology company. That’s the bottom line of a study done for VentureOhio, a group of venture capitalists. But VentureOhio chairman John McIlwraith of Allos Ventures of Cincinnati says there’s a problem with funding start-up entrepreneurs in Ohio.

“There’s about $520 million in need and about $260 million in capital available, and that capital is going to be deployed not just in Ohio but throughout the Midwest and potentially across the country,"  says McIlwraith.

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New program starts Saturday, October 11
10:58 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Introducing The Book Club @ 91.7

Maureen Corrigan, who can be heard reviewing books on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross, may have said it best: “It's not that I don't like people. It's just that when I'm in the company of others - even my nearest and dearest - there always comes a moment when I'd rather be reading a book.”

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News Quiz
10:26 am
Mon September 15, 2014

News Quiz for September 15, 2014

Politics
9:30 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat

Howard Wilkinson

WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with Maryanne Zeleznik this morning about the upcoming judicial elections in Hamilton County.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Bullying Among Young Girls

Anti-bullying program for girls
Girls Guide to End Bullying

NOTE: This show originally aired October 1, 2013.

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