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6:00 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Boone County Public Library to Offer How-To Festival July 19th

The Boone County Public Library is presenting its second annual How-To Festival on Saturday July 19th. Spokesman Shaun Davidson says people will be able to learn about thirty topics in three hours. WNKU’s Matt Kelley asked Davidson what will be featured this year. ( more information at www.bcpl.org )

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News from WNKU
10:45 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Dayton Mayor Begins Meetings in Neighborhoods

Dayton, Ohio Mayor Nan Whaley

Starting tomorrow, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley is holding a series of community conversations in the city's neighborhoods. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Whaley how the idea came about.  

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Earth Calendar
10:30 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Earth Calendar for July 9th and July 10th

You can’t miss them, but you CAN join them.  The rowdy runners in red carrying the flag and “flying the eagle” are the members of Team RWB or Red, White and Blue.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Wed July 9, 2014

St. Elizabeth Hospital to Offer a Doctor at Your Fingertips Through E-Visits

St. Elizabeth hospital is offering patients a new way for people to address minor health issues without a trip to the doctor’s office. St. Elizabeth spokesperson Dr. Kimberly Vormbrock says the e-visit program is the first of its kind in the region. WNKU’s Matt Kelley asked Dr. Vormbrock what kinds of health issues people can be treated for with an e-visit. (get more information at www.stedocs.com/evisits )

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News from WNKU
11:53 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Program Tonight Explores Literature, Arts, Music of World War One

A program tonight at the Mercantile Library in downtown Cincinnati will explore the topic "Literature, Arts and Music of the Great War". It's part of a series of local events commemorating the centennial of the start of the First World War. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg  talked about tonight's program with Lily Frierson, who teaches history at the University of Cincinnati.  

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News from WNKU
11:41 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Cincy Blues Fest Coming Soon

The annual Cincy Blues Fest is just a few weeks away. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the event with Barry Gee, one of the organizers. He says the blues fest is now in its twenty-second year. 

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Live Music
1:04 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Come See Us at this Weekend's Bunbury Music Festival

The 3rd annual Bunbury Music Festival returns to the banks of the Ohio River this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.  As  you prepare for the weekend, you'll want to head over to bunburyfestival.com for help with your planning.  First things first.  Check out the lineup for each day and figure out who you want to see and where to see them.  Then, sign in to create your own schedule and share it w

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News from WNKU
10:39 am
Mon July 7, 2014

New BBQ Festival Comes to Riverfront in October

On October 10 and 11, Cincinnati will host a new riverfront event called The River Grill Before the Big Chill. The professional and amateur grilling competitions, along with food to sample from local BBQ restaurants, are being billed as the city's last major outdoor festival before the coming of winter. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about it with Event Manager RuthAnn Spears.

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Earth Calendar
10:30 am
Mon July 7, 2014

Earth Calendar for July 7th and July 8th

What’s your favorite outdoor activity? Whether it’s swimming, hiking, boating or fishing, don’t forget to protect your skin and eyes from the sun when you head outside to enjoy long summer days.

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News from WNKU
9:25 am
Mon July 7, 2014

Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks to perform at 20th Century Theater

Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks
courtesy Dan Hicks

Singer-songwriter Dan Hicks has been recognized as an American original with his brand of music he likes to call folk swing. In his 40 plus years as a performer he’s collaborated with artists like Tom Waits, Bette Midler, Willie Nelson and Maria Muldauer to name a few.WNKU’s Cheri Lawson talked with Dan who’ll be performing at the 20th Century Theater in Oakley, July 9th with the Hot Licks.

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