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Music: Feed The World More

The accomplishments of the Band Aid and Live Aid charity events live on 20 years later

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 22, 2004
"It's Christmas time, there's no need to be afraid." Paul Young, virtually unknown in America, sang the first line of the charity single, "Do They Know Its Christmas?" It would be six month  

Television and Radio: One Date at a Time

Comic Hedburg has built his reputation relentlessly

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 17, 2004
Comic Mitch Hedburg has built a successful career primarily through relentless touring. He spoke to CityBeat from his home in Hollywood, Fla. CityBeat: How did you get into stand-up comedy? Mi  

News: Bluegrass Battle

It's the Clooney name against the GOP's money

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 27, 2004
Kentucky's 4th Congressional District runs from Louisville's eastern suburbs to the West Virginia border. Its 24 counties include Boone, Campbell and Kenton, better known as Northern Kentucky.   

News: Charmed, We're Sure

Has local Sinclair station been forced to become 'W'B64?

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 20, 2004
The controversy over Sinclair Broadcasting's decision to force stations it owns to pre-empt regular programming to show the anti-John Kerry documentary Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal has re  

Television and Radio: Anchor Away

Local boy Bill Hemmer sets sail in the seas of CNN

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 13, 2004
Elder High class of '83 and Miami University class of '87, Bill Hemmer moved from reporting sports for WCPO-TV to the world and elsewhere. Recently, the co-host of CNN's American Morning phoned  

Music: Separated at Birth

97X lives on in cyberspace while X97 works to establish itself in the local market place

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 6, 2004
"It was a real Frank Capra moment," Doug Balogh says. "It died, and the Phoenix rose from the ashes." That's how he describes the death and resurrection of a local institution. It was May 1  

Television and Radio: Detective Inspector

Local antiques dealer is on two PBS series

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 15, 2004
Wes Cowan owns and operates Cowan's Auctions Inc. in the Cincinnati neighborhood of Linwood. Viewers of the popular PBS series, Antiques Roadshow, recognize him as one of the program's appraiser  

News: King of All Liberal Media

Al Franken expands his radio show to cable TV

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 1, 2004
Al Franken sounds a little fatigued. It's exactly 9 a.m. when he phones from New York City, having set aside 20 minutes of his jam-packed schedule to talk. He's not as animated as he is during   

Television and Radio: Left Alone

Who says Fox News is conservative?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 28, 2004
Alan Colmes is the co-host of Fox News Channel's Hannity and Colmes, host of his own radio program (heard on 60 stations) and the author of Red, White and Liberal. He recently spoke to CityBeat b  

Cover Story: Taking a Flier

Airport employers import foreign workers to fill jobs

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 21, 2004
Jobs. Lately they seem scarce, particularly the good ones. Especially for young people. This summer has been the roughest in some time for teenagers and twentysomethings. Both U.S. News & World R