Poem by Richard Hague
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

A Poetry Reading from Saad Ghosen

Saad Ghosen

Saad Ghosn reads a poem by Richard Hague,"Conduit," from the 2012 Book of Poems & Drawings on Peace & Justice

Salsa on the Square
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Nicholas Radina

Nicholas Radina

Nicholas Radina, Programming Director of Salsa on the Square, will be releasing the 4th annual cd which will be given away on a first-come first-served basis at the Salsa night event on August 23.  Brian O’Donnell also finds out about the remaining Salsa on the Square schedule and the new book coming out soon entitled Salsanati.

Moscow, Ohio's Own
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Maple Creek Artisan Center

Maple Creek Artisan Center

Vickie Ginn from the Maple Creek Artisan Center in Moscow, Ohio, joins Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to discuss the center’s financial issues and plans this fall.

A Special Movie Event
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Until Sadie Blotz

Production of the film "Until Sadie Blotz"

Jane Durrell speaks with Melissa Godoy and Amy Kruep, the forces behind Until Sadie Blotz, a local film that uses Alzheimer patients from DaySTAE as actors.

The Carnegie presents
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Xanadu

Xanadu, the stage musical, coming to The Carnegie in Covington

Xanadu, the wonderfully cheesy 1980’s movie musical has been adapted for the stage, and The Carnegie will present the first local production, under the direction of Alan Patrick Kenney. Jim Stump talks roller skating, muses and Gene Kelly with Carnegie Theater Director Joshua Steele.

Cindy Matyi
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Celtic Women International

Celtic Women International

Cyndi Matyi talks with Barbara Gray about the local chapter of Celtic Women International.

Musicians Helping Musicians
3:00 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Play it Forward Foundation

Play it Forward Auction Poster

Brian O’Donnell speaks with Jim Hunt about the upcoming auction on August 17th at the Redmoor in Mount Lookout to benefit the Play it Forward Foundation, which provides financial assistance to area musicians.

The Torch
2:16 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

At Olympics' End, USA Finishes First In Medal Race

In an iconic moment, Gabrielle Douglas performs on the balance beam during the artistic gymnastics women's individual all-around competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Gregory Bull AP

Originally published on Sun August 12, 2012 10:43 pm

The last medals of the London Games were just presented at the end of the women's modern pentathlon.

Like it did in the last three Olympics, the United States dominated. Last time around in Beijing, China outdid the States in total gold medals but this year, the U.S. climbed back proving itself in pretty much every category.

Here's a look at the final medal tally:

USA: 46 gold; 29 silver; 29 bronze; 104 total.

China: 38 gold; 27 silver; 22 bronze; 87 total.

Russia: 24 gold; 25 silver; 33 bronze; 82 total

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The Two-Way
1:37 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

Evangelist Billy Graham Hospitalized

Evangelist Billy Graham is thought to be suffering from bronchitis.
Nell Redmond AP

Evangelist Billy Graham has been admitted to a North Carolina hospital for a lung infection, according to a spokesperson.

Graham was admitted to a hospital in Asheville, near his home in Montreat, on Saturday night. This is the second time in less than a year the 93-year-old has been admitted to the hospital, as The Charlotte Observer notes:

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The Two-Way
12:29 pm
Sun August 12, 2012

New President's Dismissals Shock Egypt's Politicos

Originally published on Sun August 12, 2012 6:29 pm

New Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi is asserting his authority in the boldest move he's made since assuming the nation's top job.

Update at 4:08 p.m. More Details

The Muslim Brotherhood's Morsi, Egypt's first democratically elected president, ordered the retirement of Defense Minister Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi and Chief of Staff Gen. Sami Annan. He also restored to the office of the president powers taken from it by the military before his election.

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