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This Could Be Ohio's New State Country Song

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, November 7, 2013
For whatever reason, Americans deem it a necessary source of pride for us to award the states we live in all sorts of symbolic attributes, such as an official state amphibian (Ohio: spotted salamander), official state muffin (Minnesota: blueberry) or an official state "sport" (Maryland: walking?). And Oklahoma's unofficial state sport is apparently obesity — their official meal is "fried o...  
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Cincinnati's Trivia Nights

Here are places you can marry your loves for drinking and being nerdy

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Nerds tend to gravitate toward other nerds because it's okay to talk about things like Star Wars, city referendums and why Apple products are superior to anything that is not an Apple product. Social drinkers tend to like hanging out with other social drinkers so that everyone's jokes seem funnier and it feels OK to eat enough nachos to serve a small family or do things like jump in public ...  

Cleaning House

Janitors strike against New York City-based company contracted by local Fortune 500 companies to clean their buildings

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 6, 2013
On Thursday, Oct. 31, ABM janitors went on strike against the company. ABM’s contract with Cincinnati’s SEIU Local 1 employees expired last October, and official negotiations were halted shortly thereafter when SEIU and ABM failed to mediate terms for a new contract.
   

Cincinnati vs. the World 11.06.2013

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Jimmy Jenson, 48, became the first runner with Down syndrome to ever complete the New York City Marathon. WORLD +2    
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Morning News and Stuff

Westwood pride, Council to address racial disparity, why dogs wag their tails

{CommentsCant} · Friday, November 1, 2013
CityBeat’s full Election Issue is in stands now. Check out our feature stories on three remarkable City Council challengers: Mike Moroski, Michelle Dillingham and Greg Landsman. Find the rest of our election coverage, alon...  
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Cincinnati Metro Expands Transfer Time

Looser transfer time restrictions start Friday

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, October 30, 2013
If you're a Metro rider and often feel like making your bus transfer on time a little too closely resembles the hell that was your high school gym class, you're in luck: The folks at Cincinnati Metro have answered riders' requests to relax the time limit an issued transfer ticket is valid.
Beginning Friday, Nov. 1, it will extend ...  

Being Like Mike

If every local politician were more like Mike Moroski, Cincinnati would be a better place

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Cincinnati could stand to have a few more politicians like Mike Moroski. Really, the world could just use a few more people like him, too.
   

Cincinnati vs. the World 10.30.2013

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 30, 2013
A California Sriracha hot sauce factory is effectively macing all the people that live around it, releasing fumes that are causing burning eyes, throats and headaches. If that plant shuts down, hot sauce prices might jump and temporarily ruin ramen noodles for everyone.  WORLD -1  
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Saturday Homelessness March to Protest Displacement

Over-the-Rhine, Central Business District march comes amisdt Justice Center debate

{CommentsCant} · Friday, October 25, 2013
If you had to guess how many people are in Cincinnati are considered homeless, what would be your guess? Would it be anywhere near 7,000?
That's the number of Cincinnatians cited in a 2012 report from Strategies to End Homelessness that are either staying in shelters or in places not meant for human habitation.  The Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition will coalesce to recognize the ...  
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National Drug Take-Back Day Set for Tomorrow

Collection hopes to curb prescription drug abuse

{CommentsCant} · Friday, October 25, 2013
If your medicine cabinet could use a good fall cleaning, think about de-cluttering tomorrow during National Drug Take-Back day so you can properly dispose of the pills and make sure they don't get into the wrong hands. The local prescription take-back is sponsored by the Hamilton Country Sheriff Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration. Prescription drug abuse is a rampant public sa...