Hospice of Hope is a non-profit organization serving 6 counties in Kentucky and 6 counties in Ohio by providing end of life care. Saturday,May 12th in Maysville, Hospice of Hope is hosting a Parent’s Legacy Luncheon , an event created to honor a parent or other influential person who has died.
About 3 dozen demonstrators rallied outside the Hamilton County Courthouse Wednesday to protest Common Pleas Judge Norbert Nadel's ruling last week regarding the Anna Louise Inn. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports on the dispute between the inn's supporters and the Cincinnati company that covets the property on the eastern edge of downtown.
Local and regional business leaders say building a second bridge to take the traffic load off the Brent Spence must be put on a faster schedule. They also say the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky areas must find a way to do it on their own without waiting for federal assistance that might never arrive. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.
Saturday, May 5 at 2:00 p.m. the Main Public Library in downtown Cincinnati will present a free lecture by Erik Larson, a historian who has authored several New York Times bestselling books. His latest work is called "In the Garden of Beasts". The title refers to the Berlin park known as the Tiergarten. The story begins in 1933, just months after Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany. Larson talked about his lecture with WNKU's Steve Hirschberg.
The 138th annual running of the Kentucky Derby happens this Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville. To find out about the history of the Run for the Roses, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked with Wendy Treinen, the Director of Communications for the Kentucky Derby Museum. She says the derby began in 1875.
The city of Cincinnati says it has become the first major city in the U.S. to offer 100% green electricity to qualified residential and small business consumers. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the program with City Manager Milton Dohoney.
TED is a nonprofit organization which stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design. TED was started 26 years ago as a conference bringing people together to share ideas.Since then people from around the world have embraced the concept of TED by creating conferences and programs.
The band, Sassy Molasses, is releasing a series of 5 concept ep's . The first installment “Denial and Isolation” just debuted at the Clifton Heights Music Festival. Sassy Molasses was nominated for the 2011 Cincinnati Entertainment Award for Best Folk/ Americana act .