Impact Cincinnati

Every day life in Greater Cincinnati is impacted by ideas, decisions and debates throughout the tri-state community. Impact Cincinnati delved deeper into the issues and events taking place and shaping our community dialogue. Its final show aired May 30, 2013. Below you will find the programs broadcast since August, 2012.

An additional archive of past Impact Cincinnati programs can be found here.

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Impact Cincinnati
9:29 am
Mon February 4, 2013

Impact Cincinnati for February 7, 2013

Moira Weir, Monica Kuhlman and Cherie McCarthy in the WVXU studios

There is always a need for people who are willing to be adoptive parents, here in Greater Cincinnati hundreds of children right now are waiting to be adopted into good homes.  

Join us Thursday morning at 9:20 February 7, as we explore the options available for anyone who is considering adopting a child into their family. You can send your questions to We’re also on Twitter. Impact Cincinnati, on 91.7, WVXU.

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Impact Cincinnati
9:31 am
Mon January 28, 2013

Impact Cincinnati for January 31, 2013

Many locals know and enjoy the first-class system of parks Hamilton County has to offer. And while the county’s parks are busy with picnickers, golfers and boaters during the summer, the cold weather months provide a wealth of activities, and a chance for visitors to experience nature from a different perspective.

Listen Thursday morning  January 31, as we hear what’s going on at Hamilton County parks this winter. Impact Cincinnati, on 91.7, WVXU.

Our guest on Impact Cincinnati this week is Hamilton County Park District Marketing Communication Coordinator Kimberly Whitton.

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January 24, 2013
12:51 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

Impact Cincinnati: Early Childhood Development

Sallie Westheimer and Karen Hurley in the WVXU studios

Study after study has shown how critical the early years are to the mental, emotional and social development of a child. How and what a child learns before entering kindergarten can determine his or her future successes.

Tune in Thursday morning January 24, as we hear how for the past 40 years 4C for Children has been helping our community with early childhood care and development. Impact Cincinnati, on 91-7, WVXU.  

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January 17, 2013
9:26 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Impact Cincinnati: Cincinnati’s Retirement System

Barry Horstman and Christopher Smitherman in the WVXU studio

Unless the city’s management and employees can agree on how to dramatically reduce current and future pension costs, the Cincinnati retirement system’s current 728 million dollar unfunded liability could grow to one billion dollars by the year 2016.

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Impact Cincinnati
9:26 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Impact Cincinnati for January 10, 2013

Geoffrey Mearns and Santa Ono in the WVXU studios

The University of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky University are very different in history, size and scope, but both focus on providing students with an exceptional higher learning experience. And both universities have recently undergone a change in leadership.

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