Cincinnati News

Charges Pending After Vine Street Standoff

Posted On March 12, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Charges are pending against the suspect who barricaded himself in an Over-the-Rhine apartment. Cincinnati police responding to gunfire on Vine Street yesterday chased a gunman into the apartment where three teenage boys were staying. The suspect surrendered after about two hours and no injuries were reported.

Infant Mortality Deaths Reach Record Low

Posted On March 12, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Infant deaths in Hamilton County continue to decline. The annual Cradle Cincinnati report coming out today finds 96 babies died before their first birthdays last year, setting a mortality rate record for the second-straight year as more parents heed education about proper sleeping. The group's report finds, however, baby deaths are spreading…

Cleanup Blitz Underway In OTR

Posted On March 12, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Work is underway to make an Over-the-Rhine park safe for kids again. Dozens of volunteers and city workers fanned out in Grant Park yesterday to kick off a 90-day cleanup blitz and construction of a new playground. Cincinnati city officials say the project will help reduce crime in and around the park.

Drivers Asked To Be “Pothole Spotters”

Posted On March 12, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati city workers are asking for your help as they begin the annual spring pothole patching campaign. Officials are encouraging drivers to become "Pothole Spotters" and report road craters by calling 513-591-6000. They're also asking people to be patient while crews shift from plowing snow to filling hundreds of potholes winter left…

Kings Island Ranked High For Coasters

Posted On March 12, 2015

(Mason, OH) -- Kings Island is being recognized for its place in the hearts of roller coaster enthusiasts. "Theme Park Tourist" ranks Kings Island among the top five North American parks for scream machines, citing the popularity of The Beast, Banshee and Diamondback. The amusement park review website also ranks sister park Cedar Point in…

  • Pet Patrol

    Dog Found

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Pierceville area

    Young male dog found in Pierceville area. Mostly black with…