Ohio http://wnku.org en Oxford,Ohio Ceremonies Mark 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer http://wnku.org/post/oxfordohio-ceremonies-mark-50th-anniversary-freedom-summer <p>This month marks the 50th anniversary of one of the milestones of the Civil Rights Movement. Cheri Lawson reports on the&nbsp;history and legacy of Freedom Summer with roots in southwest Ohio.<br />&nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:21:00 +0000 Cheri Lawson 37072 at http://wnku.org Oxford,Ohio Ceremonies Mark 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer Honoring Fallen Service Men and Women at Memorial Day Event in Blue Ash http://wnku.org/post/honoring-fallen-service-men-and-women-memorial-day-event-blue-ash <p>Hundreds saluted and waved flags at a Memorial Day event in a Cincinnati suburb Monday.</p><p> Tue, 27 May 2014 01:19:52 +0000 Cheri Lawson 36147 at http://wnku.org Honoring Fallen Service Men and Women at Memorial Day Event in Blue Ash Prepare Thyself for a Trip Back in Time at the Ohio Renaissance Festival http://wnku.org/post/prepare-thyself-trip-back-time-ohio-renaissance-festival <p></p><p>Interested in being transported back in time? A "Full Renaissance Experience" for the whole family is what the 23<sup>rd</sup> annual Ohio Renaissance Festival promises. Characters from the era of Queen Elizabeth I, Sir Walter Raleigh and Shakespeare will entertain crowds in Harveysburg, Ohio for 8 weekends starting September 1<sup>st</sup><sup>.</sup></p><p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 15:50:38 +0000 Cheri Lawson 14484 at http://wnku.org Prepare Thyself for a Trip Back in Time at the Ohio Renaissance Festival NKU Students Chip in for Tornado Relief http://wnku.org/post/nku-students-chip-tornado-relief <p>The <a href="http://sga.nku.edu/" target="_blank">Northern Kentucky University Student Government Association</a>, <a href="http://nku.orgsync.com/" target="_blank">Office of Student Life</a> and <a href="http://civicengagement.nku.edu/" target="_blank">Scripps Howard for Civic Engagement</a> are collaborating to provide the university community with opportunities to help tornado victims in our region. Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:39:29 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 8507 at http://wnku.org NKU Students Chip in for Tornado Relief Ohio's first elder abuse center opens this week http://wnku.org/post/ohios-first-elder-abuse-center-opens-week <p>A center where elderly victims of abuse can turn for help opened in Ohio this week.The Shalom Center is part of the Cedar Village Retirement Community in Mason, Ohio. It is the first of its kind in the Buckeye State and one of only six , nationwide. Wed, 04 Jan 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Cheri Lawson 6054 at http://wnku.org Ohio's first elder abuse center opens this week