Cincinnati News

Transgender Teen Honored At Golden Globes

Posted On January 12, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- The tributes to transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn continue to come in. Television producer Jill Soloway dedicated her Golden Globe Award last night to the Kings Mill teen, whose suicide and writings touched off a national discussion. Soloway created the series "Transparent," whose main character is transgender.

Space Heaters Blamed In Deadly Fire

Posted On January 12, 2015

(Lincoln Heights, OH) -- Space heaters are suspected as the cause of a deadly fire in Lincoln Heights. Fire investigators say they found extension cords stretching from a house to space heaters in Schoboka Washington's powerless apartment. Washington was killed late Saturday when flames engulfed his Jason Street home.

School Officials Investigate Students For Sexting

Posted On January 09, 2015

(Harrison, OH) -- An investigation is underway into sexting at a Hamilton County high school. Harrison school officials say nude photos of a William Henry Harrison High School student were found this week on several cellphones. An email went out to the school's parents to explain the situation and asks them to talk to their…

Downtown Parking Garage To Close

Posted On January 09, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A downtown Cincinnati parking garage will be closing for renovations. Port Authority officials say the Fountain Square South Garage will close at 6 p.m. today for nearly three months. The improvements are expected to be completed in time for Cincinnati Reds' opening day on April Sixth.

Kenzie’s Closet Receives Tiara Donations

Posted On January 09, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Dozens of girls served by Kenzie's Closet can feel even more like a princess at prom time. Cast members from Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella" donated 200 tiaras yesterday to the prom dress program. Broadway in Cincinnati officials say people attending the "Cinderella" shows can donate dresses and accessories when they come to…