Moving Up, Moving Out

Over-the-Rhine’s dramatic makeover has harsh realities for some longtime residents

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 12, 2015
For the past year, Reginald Stroud has lived in a tucked away dead-end street in Northside. The building he lived in at 1123-1125 Walnut St. also housed both his convenience store and karate studio, which he says put him at the center of a tight-knit community of longtime OTR residents.   

Medicaid in Action

Ohioans are reaping the rewards of the state’s Medicaid expansion as lawmakers mull funding going forward

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Charles McClinon was in a tough spot in 2013 when he lost his health coverage. The 52-year-old Cincinnati native, who has epilepsy, had returned to school in Chicago when the medication he took for his seizures started affecting his short-term memory.   

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.15.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Investors want to turn the former Champion Paper factory building in Hamilton into a $30 million sports complex.   

Dems Decry Polling Place Signage Bearing Jon Husted’s Name

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Democrats are up in arms over signage the secretary of state’s office is requiring polling places to post bearing the prominent name and signature of Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted.   

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.08.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
According to CNN, American middle class income hasn’t risen since 1995, when it stood at $51,719 (today it’s $51,939), but people are paying more for many things.  

City Launches Domestic Partner Registry

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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.   

Supreme Court Decision Takes Away Ohio Early Voting

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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.   

Sittenfeld Announces Living Wage Employer Initiative

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
City officials on Oct. 2 announced the Cincinnati Living Wage Employer Initiative, which will officially recognize employers paying their employees at least $10.10 an hour.  

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.01.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Money magazine recently ranked West Chester one of the best places to live in the country.   

Council Backs Tighter Regulations on Factory Farm Antibiotics

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 24, 2014
City Council sent a message to Congress Sept. 17 when it passed a resolution calling for a nationwide ban on the non-therapeutic use of antibiotics in livestock production.