Local News
1:32 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

A host of holiday weekend events

Holiday tree at Fountain Square
Credit Bill Rinehart / WVXU

Many people have a four day weekend, and there is no shortage of holiday-themed activities to choose from.

There are free Thanksgiving dinners on Thursday.  Give Back Cincinnati's Fall Feast is expected to serve 3,500 people at the Duke Energy Convention Center, from 11 am until 2 pm.  Another 2,500 meals will delivered off-site.  The Cincinnati Recreation Commission is hosting its 22nd annual Thanksgiving meal at the Evanston Rec Center, at 3204 Woodburn, from 11 am to 3 pm.   

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Holiday Programs
11:59 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Thanksgiving Specials

Whether you need help in the kitchen, or just a way to escape from football (or family) - we have several special Thanksgiving holiday specials available for you.

America’s Test Kitchen Thanksgiving Special
Wednesday, November 26  at 1:00 pm 

Host Chris Kimball talks to the experts to investigate the true beginning of Thanksgiving and answer the top 10 Thanksgiving Day questions, from stuffing to brining to perfect piecrust.

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Schedule Change
10:18 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Cincinnati Edition moves to 1:00pm with Here & Now following at 2:00pm

Cincinnati Edition moves to 1:00 Monday-Friday starting December 2.

As The Story concludes its successful run, WVXU has moved Cincinnati Edition to 1:00pm daily and added the news magazine Here & Now from 2:00-4:00pm Monday-Thursday. Here’s a rundown:

THE STORY: Host Dick Gordon decided it was time to return to his home in Canada, so The Story has come to an end.  Its final show aired on November 22nd.

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5:17 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Macy's to open on Thanksgiving

Black Friday 2012 at the Anderson Township Macy's.
Credit Ann Thompson / WVXU

In a news release, announcing its Black Friday deals, Macy's, based in Cincinnati and New York, says it will open most of its stores Thanksgiving evening.

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