Highland Heights, Kentucky – The Home Ownership Center of Greater Cincinnati on Vernon Place in Avondale has set up a computer lab to help struggling homeowners who have had a temporary or permanent reduction in income. Rick Williams is President and CEO of the center. He tells WNKU's Steve Hirschberg that the computer lab is designed to help homeowners, at high risk for default or foreclosure, get the state assistance they need to keep their homes.
" Cincinnati, Ohio" – According to the Greater Cincinnati Community Health Survey, two to three percent of adults in the region reported using prescription, or over-the-counter drugs when they didn't need them. Ann Barnum, Senior Program Officer for Substance Abuse Focus Areas at The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati says the numbers are rising. She spoke to WNKU's Matt Kelley about what the statistics mean. ( get more information at www.healthfoundation.org )
Highland Heights Ky – Business Wise for week of JAN 17 with Tom Cooney and Crystal Faulkner on choosing a tax preparer,Jeff Berding and Roxanne Qualls of Cincinnati City Council,Amanda Dixon and Matt Davis with NKY Chamber and David Hosea on multiple businesses.
Highland Heights, Kentucky – Because of belt-tightening at City Hall, the Cincinnati park system will have to cut some of its programs and services this year. For example, starting February 7, the Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park will be closed on Mondays. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked with Parks Director Willie Carden.
Highland Heights Ky – Business Wise for week of Jan 17 has Tom Cooney and Crystal Faulkner on how to choose a tax preparer,Jeff Berding and Roxanne Qualls of Cincinnati City Council,Amanda Dixon and Matt Davis of NKY Chamber and David Hosea on multiple businesses.
"Highland Heights, Ky." – The NKU Men's Soccer team is celebrating its' NCAA Division II Championship, but they didn't get there alone. Head coach John Basalyga is the Coach of the Year. WNKU's Matt Kelley asked Basalyga how it feels to be recognized by his peers in such a competitive sport
" Boone County, Ky." – There's a new free and legal way for people to download their favorite music from the Sony catalogue, if you have a Boone County Public Library card. A new service called Freegal is now being offered online to library patrons. Public Service Coordinator Carrie Herrmann says access through the libraries website allows users to download up to three songs a week and keep them for good. WNKU's Matt Kelley asked her how it works. (learn more at http://www.bcpl.org )
Highland Heights Ky – Business Wise for week of Jan 17th includes Tom Cooney and Crystal Faulkner on choosing a tax preparer,Jeff Berding of Cincinnati city council,Roxanne Qualls of Cincinnati city council,Amanda Dixon and Matt Davis of NKY Chamber Best program and David Hosea on multiple businesses and leadership style.
Highland Heights, Kentucky – Cincinnat's Martin Luther King Junior Coalition held its 36th annual commemorative celebration, yesterday. The program took place at Music Hall after a march from Fountain Square through downtown and Over-the-Rhine. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.