Jay Hanselman

Reporter and Co-Host of Cincinnati Edition

Jay Hanselman brings more than 10 years experience as a news anchor and reporter to 91.7 WVXU. He came to WVXU from WNKU, where he hosted the local broadcast of All Things Considered.  Hanselman has been recognized for his reporting by the Kentucky AP Broadcasters Association, the Ohio Society of Professional Journalists, and the Ohio AP Broadcasters.

Hanselman covers Cincinnati City Hall for WVXU and co-hosts Cincinnati Edition on Thursday afternoons at 1:00 pm.


Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Thu September 18, 2014

Cincinnati City Manager Harry Black

Cincinnati City Manager Harry Black
WVXU, Tana Weingartner


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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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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Thu September 11, 2014

Serious campaigning for November begins in earnest after Labor Day - we update the races


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Banks development
1:07 pm
Tue September 9, 2014

Mahogany's owner wants to relocate away from The Banks

Credit Jay Hanselman

The owner of a troubled restaurant at The Banks development said Tuesday she is looking for a new location.  Liz Rogers gave a prepared statement about the future of Mahogany's during a press conference at the facility.

"We find that we are in the midst of a climate that is not conducive to successfully executing our business model here at The Banks,” Rogers said.  “We have determined that our restaurant model is not a fit for The Banks development and we are interested in relocating.”

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Public safety
4:05 pm
Tue September 2, 2014

Trying to find consensus on pitbull legislation in Cincy

Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley is expected to hold a meeting soon to reach consensus on two proposed motions to deal with pitbulls and other vicious dogs in the city.  There were a couple of pitbull attacks in the city this summer including one involving a young child

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