Music
10:03 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Volunteers needed for Cincy Blues Fest!

Cincy Blues Fest is looking for volunteers to help out with a shift or two on Friday, 8/1 or Saturday, 8/2.

You can sign up via volunteers@cincyblues.org or leave a message for Marschelle Schauble on the Cincy Blues Society voice mail: 513-739-2583. More information is also on the Cincy Blues Fest volunteer page.

Arts
9:54 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Congratulations to Cincinnati Shakespeare!

Congratulations to Cincinnati Shakespeare Company which is one of 40 theatre companies in the country to receive a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts as a participant in the Shakespeare in American Communities program!  Shakespeare in American Communities introduces middle and high school students to the power of live theater and the masterpieces of William Shakespeare.

Politics
9:05 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat

Howard Wilkinson

WVXU political reporter talked this morning with Maryanne Zeleznik about the Democratic candidates for Congress in southwest Ohio; and Ohio's chances of hosting a Republican or Democratic presidential nominating convention next year.

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Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
8:00 am
Sun June 29, 2014

Studying Life in the Colonies

Linking America's colonial period to today.
Provided, Ohio chapter of the Society of Colonial War

  

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Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
8:00 am
Sun June 29, 2014

Preserving the Past while Building the Future

As The Banks project got underway, Gray & Pape uncovered several 19th Century buildings between the Roebling Suspension Bridge and Paul Brown Stadium, and collected more than 600 artifacts from the site.
Provided, Gray & Pape

  

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Politics
12:00 am
Sun June 29, 2014

Are SW Ohio Democratic congressional candidates the ultimate underdogs?

So, of all the candidates on the November ballot in southwest Ohio, which have the highest mountains to climb?

The answer may well be these three Democrats – Fred Kundrata, Marek Tyszkiewicz, and Tom Poetter.

They are the Democratic candidates for the U.S. House taking on three well-known and well-funded Republican incumbents in districts that are very friendly to Republicans – Steve Chabot, Brad Wenstrup, and House Speaker John Boehner, respectively.

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Chuck Quirmbach is a Milwaukee-based reporter who covers developments and issues in Southeastern Wisconsin that are of statewide interest. He has numerous years of experience covering state government, elections, the environment, energy, racial diversity issues, clergy abuse claims and major baseball stadium doings. He enjoys covering all topics.

Chuck is a frequent contributor to National Public Radio and several other regional or national radio outlets. He has won several individual awards, and several as part of a collaboration with other reporters.

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America Abroad Special
3:18 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Global Water Scarcity: Combating Drought

Thursday, August 7 at 7 pm:
Hosted by Hari Sreenivasan

California, Africa and South Asia are all facing severe water issues.  As a result many are turning to groundwater as a solution, thus depleting this last dependable source of clean water.  On this edition of America Abroad, we’ll hear how a village in sub-Saharan Africa has figured out how to regulate groundwater, how California farmers are pumping billions of gallons of groundwater to combat their drought, and how despite plenty of rain in the Punjab region of India groundwater is being squandered.

Entertainment
12:57 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Dayton Air Show ready to take off this weekend

The Blue Angels flying in formation.
Credit Vectren Dayton Air Show / Provided

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels top the list of attractions this weekend at the annual Dayton Air Show. The aerial team arrived Thursday after a morning fly-over in Cincinnati.

The US Marine Corps Harrier jet and the Air Force Academy's Wings of Blue parachute team are also set to appear.

Air Show spokesman Tim Gaffney says community support has been strong as the air show looks to rebound from the sequester which forced the Thunderbirds to pull out of the show last year.

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President and CEO (retired)
Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber

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