The initial phase of The Banks project on Cincinnati's central riverfront is already generating a significant economic impact. That's the finding of a new study by the University of Cincinnati Economic Center. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the study with Scott Stringer. He's an executive vice president with Atlanta-based Carter, one of the master developers of The Banks.
Starting next month, if you're a Kentuckian who's driving without insurance, you can expect a letter in the mail. And, as Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Chuck Wolfe tells WNKU's Steve Hirschberg, you would be wise not to ignore the letter.
On Thursday, the Cincinnati Police Department and law enforcement agencies from around the area paused to remember officers who have fallen in the line of duty. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg has this report on Police Memorial Day.
This Saturday, Greenbo Lake State Resort Park in Greenup County, Kentucky is hosting its 9th annual tractor show. In this Postcard story, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked park spokesman Paul Verespy about the show.
This Friday evening, the city of Cincinnati is marking the grand opening of Phase One of the Smale Riverfront Park. For a preview of the festivities and the features of the park, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked with Cincinnati Parks Director Willie Carden.
Grammy award winning singer-songwriter Carrie Newcomer will be in Loveland, Ohio at Grailville Retreat Center leading a writing workshop sponsored by Grailville, Women’s Way of Ohio and Kentucky and Women Writing for a Change.Newcomer is also performing at Grailville, May 20th and at a fundraiser for the Dayton International Peace Museum at Shiloh Church UCC May 18th.
This Friday, May 18, the city of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Police Department will offer a free, landlord-training class. There might not be much public awareness about the class, but it's offered once every quarter. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Police Officer Katie Werner how people can sign up for the course.
Officials with Five Rivers Metroparks in the Dayton, Ohio area say they now have the largest connected bikeway network in the nation. To find out more about the extensive system of bike trails, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked with Dan Sahli, Outdoor Coordinator for the Metroparks system.
This weekend, the 51st annual Tour of the Scioto River Valley will take cyclists on a journey from Columbus to Portsmouth, Ohio and back. Frank Seebode is the director of the tour. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked him how the event got started.