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LumenoCity Crowds Good For Business

Posted On August 04, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Business owners around downtown Cincinnati are tallying up big numbers after LumenoCity weekend. More than 37-thousand people flooded Washington Park this past weekend for three nights of Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra music and a synchronized light show, but not before enjoying meals, drinks and more from nearby businesses. The first-ever LumenoCity Village helped…

Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Rally

Posted On August 04, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Same-sex marriage supporters are beginning to gather in Cincinnati before a federal judge hears arguments on landmark cases. An interfaith prayer service yesterday at Christ Episcopal Church Cathedral allowed supporters a chance to thank the couples who are taking the issue to court. The Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear…

Group Protests Butler Sheriff’s Immigration Stance

Posted On August 01, 2014

(Hamilton, OH) -- Immigration reform supporters are taking Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones to task for his stance on the issue. More than three-dozen people rallied yesterday outside the sheriff's office, calling Jones a racist and racial profiler. The sheriff is an outspoken critic of illegal immigration and the migrant child crisis. Protesters included U.S.-born…

Greenpeace Protesters Get Trial Date

Posted On August 01, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Eight Greenpeace activists will go on trial in October for their daring protest at Procter and Gamble's downtown Cincinnati headquarters. A judge set an October 27th trial date on burglary and vandalism charges. The group allegedly snuck into P-and-G's towers in March and zip-lined between the buildings to hang banners against the…

Kings Island Attempting Head-Shaving Record

Posted On August 01, 2014

(Mason, OH) -- Kings Island will be the scene of a world-record attempt today. More than 200 people will have their heads shaved simultaneously at the park in an attempt to shatter a record set in Australia earlier this year. The head-shaving event is part of the Kings Island Kicks Cancer campaign to raise awareness…