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The University of Cincinnati marks its bicentennial in 2019 and celebratory planning is already underway.

The City of Mt. Healthy is making final preparations for their living history celebration of their bicentennial


Delhi Township is celebrating its bicentennial this year. The area was first settled in 1789, but the township was not officially incorporated until December 27, 1816. Home to Mount St. Joseph University, the rolling hills of Delhi were primarily agricultural until the mid-20th century, which prompted the township'’s motto, “The Floral Paradise of Ohio.

  The City of Covington is celebrating its 200th birthday this year. As part of that celebration the first formal history of the city is being released.

Lee Hay spoke with Diana Porter who is the organizer of a bicentennial celebration of College Hill on Saturday, September 21st from 11am-4pm.  The celebration will be a living history event spanning four neighborhoods from Northside to Mt. Healthy, with 9 living history sites focusing on the theme of abolition and the Underground Railroad.