Covington

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Tue January 13, 2015

Covington's Bicentennial: the celebration plans and the first comprehensive history of the city

  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.

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Tue January 13, 2015

The Carnegie in Covington is busy this winter: "West Side Story" & Art of Food both happening

  The Carnegie in Covington is the largest and only multidisciplinary arts venue in Northern Kentucky, with The Carnegie Galleries, the Eva G. Farris Education Center and the Otto M. Budig Theatre housed together in a beautiful and historic building.

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"The Bravest of Them All"
1:00 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Author John Lucas' new book about local racing legend Stan Bowman

Lee Hay has a conversation with Xavier University alum John Lucas who has just published The Bravest of Them All -The Legend of Stan Bowman, an historical story about the Covington, Kentucky 1960’s era race car driver.

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11:57 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Gratitude Abounds at the Good People Festival

Ian Mathieu, Amy Tuttle and Rachel DesRochers

The Good People Festival is a one day festival that highlights gratitude, music, and community. The fest is a collaboration between Rachel DesRochers of Grateful Grahams, Ian Mathieu of local band Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle and Amy Tuttle from Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center.

The Good People Festival is Sunday, October 12 from Noon to 6pm at Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center.  The event is free and features arts & crafts, as well as local food, and fun kids activities.

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Covington Finance
6:00 am
Mon August 11, 2014

Covington City Manager: "We are doing everything different now"

New Finance Director Lisa Goetz and City Manager Larry Klein have put in place a lot of checks and balances since the city discovered Bob Due had stolen nearly $800,000 over more than a decade.
Ann Thompson WVXU

Nearly one year after Covington discovered its former finance director Bob Due had stolen almost $800,000 over more than a decade, the city finance department has dramatically tightened its financial reporting procedures. It is in the process of installing new software and is reorganizing the financial operations of every city department.

New Finance Director Lisa Goetz (a former auditor and comptroller) now requires:

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