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City Administration Releases, Pulls Bike Lane Safety Study

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Cincinnati’s Central Parkway Bikeway hasn’t made the thoroughfare any more dangerous than similar streets without lanes, a study has found.

Heightening Awareness

Youth conference aims to elevate the conversation about teen mental illness and suicide

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Adolescence is a difficult time for many young people. But add mental illness on top of normal teenage stresses and hormonal shifts, and life can seem nearly impossible for teens.  

Sierra Club: MSD Needs Independent Oversight

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The Metropolitan Sewer District, jointly run by the city of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, needs outside supervision, says environmental advocacy group the Sierra Club.

UC President Ono Backs Streetcar Expansion

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
University of Cincinnati President Santa Ono, long silent on the controversial streetcar project, said last week that he is hopeful the streetcar will be extended into Uptown around UC’s campus.

Strickland Hits Portman on Refusal to Consider SCOTUS Nominee

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2016
The political war over the next U.S. Supreme Court justice continues, and it could make a big impact in Ohio’s Senate race.  

Sheriff Neil Apologizes for Appearing at Trump Event

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Neil set off minor political shockwaves when he appeared at a March 13 campaign rally for GOP presidential primary frontrunner Donald Trump in West Chester.  

Hundreds Rally in Price Hill to Support Local Immigrants

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 16, 2016
More than 350 activists, immigrants and community members marched through East Price Hill on March 12 in support of Cincinnati’s undocumented immigrant community.

Fault Lines

Donald Trump’s West Chester rally highlights deep divides in Ohio ahead of 2016 election

0 Comments · Monday, March 14, 2016
West Chester isn’t known for its political protests, but GOP presidential primary frontrunner Donald Trump brought out the deep divides running through contemporary American politics during his March 13 rally in the sleepy exurb north of Cincinnati.  

Eating Right

State and local organizations place a renewed focus on food deserts

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 9, 2016
For many Cincinnatians stranded in the city’s food deserts, corner stores — with their standard variety of processed, sugary foods — often become the default grocers.

Video Purporting Police Harassment in OTR Goes Viral

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 9, 2016
A video showing a confrontation between a local man filming video of himself and police stopping him for an alleged jaywalking violation recently went viral, prompting investigations into the incident by the Citizens Complaint Authority and police.  

Trump Wins Kentucky Caucus, GOP Candidates Look Toward Ohio

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Reality TV star and real estate mogul Donald Trump came out on top in Kentucky’s March 5 GOP presidential primary caucuses, though the frontrunner was closely shadowed by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz in the state and throughout so-called “Super Saturday.”

Cost of Care

Department of Veterans Affairs comes down on two local officials after investigation into Cincinnati’s VA Medical Center

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Dr. Barbara Temeck, the Cincinnati clinic’s acting chief of staff, and Jack Hetrick, the director of the regional Veterans Integrated Service Network, are facing possible criminal investigations.

City’s Move to Redirect Blight Funds Causes Controversy

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Recent funding shifts by Cincinnati city administration away from a prominent anti-blight organization have caused a rift between the city and the group’s supporters.

UC Police Chief Resigns Following Outside Review

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 2, 2016
After an outside review of management practices arising from the University of Cincinnati police shooting death of Samuel DuBose July 19, UC Police Chief Jason Goodrich and Major Tim Thornton resigned Feb. 26.  

Wasson Way Bike Trail Could Score $1.1 Million From State

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 2, 2016
An effort to build a bike trail through neighborhoods on Cincinnati’s East Side could be in line for more than $1 million after a recommendation from a cadre of influential local groups.