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National Urban League Conference Opens

Posted On July 23, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A national civil-rights convention gets underway today in downtown Cincinnati. The National Urban League Conference is expected to attract eight-thousand people to the Duke Energy Convention Center with conversations about putting minorities to work. Vice President Joe Biden will speak at the convention tomorrow, and Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky will address…

Levy Committee Orders “Icon Tax” Changes

Posted On July 23, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Hamilton County Commissioners are being urged to find other sources besides a sales tax hike to fund renovations at Music Hall and Union Terminal. "The Enquirer" reports a tax levy review panel's report calls for the city of Cincinnati, private donors and ticket buyers to pay a greater share. Hamilton County Commissioners…

Local Teacher Wins Grueling Desert Race

Posted On July 23, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A Cincinnati teacher can be called one of the toughest people alive. Harvey Lewis won the Badwater ultramarathon in California yesterday, covering 135 miles from Death Valley to Mount Whitney in less than 24 hours. The School for the Creative and Performing Arts teacher won the so-called "world's toughest foot race" in…

Rumpke Landfill Expansion Vote On Hold

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Colerain Township, OH) -- Colerain Township trustees will vote next month on a proposed Rumpke landfill expansion. Officials decided to hold off on a vote last night during a meeting in which residents lobbied for and against the project. Rumpke wants to double the size of its landfill and would pay the township two-and-a-half-million-dollars a…

Girl Recovering From Dog Attack

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Batavia, OH) -- An eight-year-old Clermont County girl is at home, recovering from a pit bull attack. Sheriff's deputies say Raelynn Liming was spending the night at a friend's Batavia home this past weekend when the dog bit her on the face. Raelynn's family says she needed more than 200 stitches to her lower lip…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found Dog, tan/white shaggy, and little.

    Posted on July 28, 2014
    Location: Dillsboro, IN

    Farmer's retreat, 300 S area. Tan and White colored came…