The convention planning committee for the
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) on
Oct. 17 recommended the Cincinnati for the civil rights organization’s
2016 annual convention.
In an effort to save the iconic
industrial murals that hang in the two shuttered terminals slated for
demolition at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport,
Mayor John Cranley has resurrected the city’s Mural Preservation Task
The U.S. Supreme Court on Sept. 29 issued
a stay on a decision by lower federal courts that had extended early
voting hours in Ohio, effectively reverting the state’s early voting
schedule back to one drawn up by conservative lawmakers.
Cincinnati’s LGBT community on Oct. 2
celebrated another move toward legal equality when City Council
celebrated the launch of the city’s domestic partner registry during a
press conference on the steps of City Hall.
A University of Cincinnati professor is
combating the spread of hepatitis C among young adults in Southern Ohio
who inject heroin with a $900,000, three-year grant from the Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention.