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.
Terry Collins, former director of the Ohio Department of
Rehabilitations and Corrections, says
he’s deeply conservative and strongly believes in the rule of law — and
also wants to see the death penalty banned in Ohio.
Recent discussions about an ongoing $100 million highway
project at the intersection of Avondale, Corryville and Walnut Hills have raised
questions about ways development might help address the neighborhoods' recent
struggles — and whether it will at all.
As city leaders look to find ways to plug
a $4 million annual funding gap for the operation of Cincinnati’s
streetcar, a major backer of the transit project has proposed a way to
raise a good deal of the needed money.
The long, often
difficult saga of the only black-owned business at The Banks appears to
be coming to an end. Mahogany’s owner Liz Rogers announced Sept. 9 that
the upscale Southern restaurant will move from the city’s prized