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    Wednesday, August 05, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on the status of the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  MASKS IN SCHOOLS Governor DeWine announced today that the Ohio Department of Health will issue a health ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Political
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Healthy Harvest Mobile Market’s newest schedule which goes into effect Monday, August 3. For more information go to https://healthyharvestmobilemarket.com/
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    We need your help! We are a team of researchers and community advocates from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, University of Cincinnati and several community partners. We are conducting a research study, Barriers and Facilitators to Prevention and Care of COVID-19 Infections in Cincinnati Latinx Families. It involves a brief survey and in a few cases a phone interview to better understand the needs ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine provided updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as state initiatives.    On Monday, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced the approval of assistance for 15 projects set to create 1,653 new jobs and retain 1,676 jobs statewide. During its monthly meeting, the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source Hispanics have played a significant role in driving U.S. population growth over the past decade, though the group is not growing as quickly as it once did. From 2010 to 2019, the U.S. population increased by 18.9 million, and Hispanics accounted for more than half (52%) of this growth, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of new U.S. Census Bureau population estimates, the last ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Hispanic Facts, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    2020 BEARCATS VIRTUAL CLINICS THE FULL LIST WEEK ONE Men's Golf  -  Watch Now Dance  -  Watch Now Women's Basketball  -  Watch Now Cheer  -  Watch Now Track & Field  -  Watch Now WEEK TWO  Women's Golf - Watch Now Tennis - Watch Now Men's Basketball - Watch Now Lacrosse - Watch Now Volleyball - Watch Now WEEK THREE Baseball - Watch Now Women's Soccer - Watch Now Football - Watch ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Registration is OPEN! Starting on Saturday, August 8th we are gathering with friends & family VIRTUALLY every Saturday from 3 PM to 4 PM to highlight local chefs in the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area. The first 25 families to sign up will receive Cultural Boxes full of art supplies and culturally inspired snacks! This program is proudly brought to you by The Center for Great ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Cincinnati Museum Center is excited to reopen with two new galleries in the Cincinnati History Museum: Shaping our City and You are Here. These new galleries tell more stories about Cincinnati’s deep history and rich diversity.      We wanted to thank you both and the Hispanic Chamber for your continued support with the development of these galleries.  From sharing perspectives and quotes, to ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Good afternoon, community leaders! Are you trying to reach a particular audience in the community with news, information, services or training? Let’s team up! Our Library staff has the equipment for creating podcasts, on-demand videos and live-streaming events. Or, we can work together on a blog post or series of them. We can also accommodate some outdoor activities for small groups at many of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source Bengals head coach Zac Taylor's Opening Day quarterback is a rookie and Joe Burrow won't take a snap in a game until the Sept. 13 opener at Paul Brown Stadium against the Chargers. And Taylor's defense, which could have as many as six new starters on that first snap against what could be another rookie quarterback with absolutely zilch pro film in Los Angeles' Justin Herbert, won't get ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source   What promises to be the slowest evolving training camp in Bengals history took some robust steps Tuesday with rookie quarterback Joe Burrow's verbal contract agreement, the investiture of No. 85 to rookie wide receiver Tee Higgins and the arrival of the veterans for their first Covid-19 tests. Veteran running back Giovani Bernard and wife Chloe' drove 15 hours straight from south ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source   Safety Vonn Bell, one of the Bengals' new feisty defensive leaders, has a corner on their equally new socially-distanced locker room. Make that locker rooms. Bell reports with the rest of the veterans Tuesday to unofficially open the official start of training camp with a Covid-19 test. Whoever passes the test Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday can go into Paul Brown Stadium Sunday for a ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports, Community
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source   It's not football as we know it. But it is football and the Bengals and their sport-starved players and fans are ready to report on time when veterans check-in July 28 to begin a training camp that won't feature pads for about three more weeks. After reports Friday evening that the player reps of the NFL Players Association had approved a deal for a revised CBA with the owners, the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
    Source   Optimism and energy are never in short supply for Zac Taylor, and the Bengals head coach is hoping to transform the offense with those traits in mind. There is genuine excitement at Paul Brown Stadium with the addition of the 2019 Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow, the returns of A.J. Green and Jonah Williams and productive incumbent starters in place like Tyler Boyd, Joe Mixon and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports, Community, Education, News
    Friday, July 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine issued the following statement regarding the new rule issued by the Ohio Board of Pharmacy regarding the use of hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19: “I agree with the statement from Dr. Steven Hahn, Commissioner of the Food and Drug ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Friday, July 31, 2020
    Even with the ongoing health and safety concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses and cultural organizations continue to offer fun ways to enjoy Downtown Cincinnati, with museums, tours, and other attractions. The new luxury Lytle Park Hotel, Autograph Collection is now open, offering a year-round rooftop venue with views of the park and the riverfront. The new restaurant in the ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, News, Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment
    Friday, July 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  UPDATED COUNTY RISK LEVELS Governor DeWine released this week's new Ohio Public Health Advisory System map. "The good news is that more people are wearing ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Friday, July 31, 2020
    Source THC Board, Regional CEOs, Community Leaders, and COVID-19 Task Force Members: Earlier today Hamilton County Commissioners voted to approve an $18M award to The Health Collaborative and our partners to design and execute a COVID-19 testing strategy. This award is part of the CARES Act and will be used to stand up a strategy that accomplishes a lot in a short amount of time: reach ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Friday, July 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes: Director's Amended Order Limiting County Fairs to Junior Fair Activities and Animal Exhibitions, with Exceptions
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    Source We regret to announce that, due to the continuing COVID health crisis, all previously announced concerts through January 3, 2021 are cancelled, including the CSO's European Tour. We deeply miss seeing our audiences at Music Hall. Sharing live music is the heart of what we do, and that’s why we’re excited to introduce a free digital series, Live From Music Hall, a mixture of CSO and Pops ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    July has been busy for Global Initiatives as we plan to return to campus and adjust our programs and services to align with Miami's Healthy Together guidelines. We are encouraged by community-wide efforts to make our campus as safe and healthy as possible for faculty, staff, and students. Take a sneak peek this month at our #MoveInMiami fundraising plans: donations are being accepted now! Help us ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    Source   Hamilton County Commissioners are teaming up with the Freestore Foodbank, Talbert House, and CAA to help cover the rent and utility costs for eligible Hamilton County families affected by the COVID-10 pandemic to:Grants can cover up to 3 months of rent/utilitiesFor families with low to moderate-income (80% of Area Medium Income) Ex. Family of 4 annual income is at or below $69,050 To ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 28, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates related to Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  CHILD CARE RATIOS Governor DeWine announced that child care providers in Ohio may return to their normal, statutory ratios and class sizes beginning ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    While summer block parties may be out for now while we social dis-dance, let’s celebrate with this video of the Ballroom scene from Romeo and Juliet from our 2017-2018 Season. The Montagues and Capulets sure know how to throw a party!
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    CINCINNATI, July 28, 2020 – Cincinnati Boychoir is planning a unique and socially-distant fall session designed to engage boys in the Greater Cincinnati area who love to sing, with vocal arts programming and social connection in a virtual environment.  The Boychoir’s 9-week fall session will run September 21 to November 16, 2020 and will include virtual rehearsals or a mixture of virtual and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, July 29, 2020
    Dear Bengals Fan  The start of training camp is always an exciting time, and we know there is extra enthusiasm this year to see all of the players we added during free agency and the draft take their first official snaps as Bengals players.  Health and safety is our top priority as we prepare for players to return. We are taking all of the necessary steps to follow the guidelines established by ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    Weil Thoman Moving & Storage Offers the community a variety of Household furniture & miscellaneous items.  Inventory changes often.  All proceeds to St Clement Catholic Church.  For details and pricing contact Joe Thoman at 513.519.9654, 06:00 a.m. to 08:00 pm. Weil Thoman Moving & Storage 5151 Fischer Place St Bernard Ohio  45217 513.519.9654
    Categories: Community, Fund Raising, General News Article
    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    Source Many Ohio small, minority- and women-owned businesses have been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Ohio Minority Micro-Enterprise Grant Program provides $10,000 in funding to help these companies through the current crisis and set them up for the future.Applicants must meet the following criteria:Must be an Ohio minority or woman-owned business.Must have 10 or fewer employees.Must ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 27, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957  Breann Almos: 614-644-0957 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has made the following appointments:Lorrie L. Platt of Cincinnati (Hamilton Co.) has been appointed to the Ohio University Board of Trustees for a term beginning July 27, 2020, and ending May 13, 2029. Ellen M. Gill-Franks of Fleming (Washington ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Political, Education, News
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2020CONTACT:                                                                 Christy Cauley                                                            Santa Maria Community ServicesChristy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 227-6023   CINCINNATI, OH – Santa Maria Community Services, Inc. is pleased to partner with the Freestore Foodbank to host food distribution ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News, Community
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 27, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Lisa Colbert, Development Services Agency 614-466-6212 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the approval of assistance for 15 projects set to create 1,653 new jobs and retain 1,676 jobs statewide. During its monthly meeting, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) reviewed economic development ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Political
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    We would like to let you know that there has been a change in the announced public hearing date concerning the filed proposed administrative rules with the Ohio Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review (JCARR). All interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard at the public hearing as part of the public comments period. You can find the revised notification and all related information ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, COVID-19, Community, News
    Monday, July 27, 2020
      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and provided updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as state initiatives.  Last Saturday, Governor DeWine issued the following statement on the death of Congressman John Lewis. "Fran and I were very saddened to learn this morning of the death of ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    FCC faces Portland on Tuesday night FC Cincinnati continues their MLS is Back Tournament campaign on Tuesday night when they face the Portland Timbers at 10:30 p.m. on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, and TSN. The match pairs FCC, who finished second in Group E, with the Timbers, who finished first place in Group F on Thursday night after drawing against second-place LAFC, 2-2. If the Orange and Blue win, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports, Community, Entertainment, News
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  UPDATED COUNTY RISK LEVELS Governor DeWine announced today that new public health data has led the Ohio Department of Health to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, Health, News
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    The U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement went into effect on July 1, 2020. The agreement will create a more balanced environment for trade, support high-paying jobs for Americans, and grow the North American economy. But do you know how it will impact your exports to Mexico and Canada? Get the information you need to understand the benefits to your business. Are you in the agriculture or ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes: Director's Order for Facial Coverings Throughout the State of Ohio.
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Political
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    Virtual Certification Workshops & Labs Starting - August 4, 2020 - 9 AM - 3 PM Workshops: First Tuesday of Every Month Labs: Last Tuesday of Every Month Learn How to Certify Your Company as Small, Women or Minority Firm and How it can Help you Gain Government Contracts.
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    We are very excited to announce our reopening. The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will reopen July 24! The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will have modified operating hours until further notice. The new hours are: Closed Monday – Tuesday Wednesdays (Members-only) from 12 - 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday from 12 - 5 p.m.PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINEUPDATED REOPENING FAQ
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    The Cincinnati Reds fans can finally say, “Play ball!” After months without baseball, the Reds will hold their season opener tomorrow night at 6:10 p.m., when they take on the Detroit Tigers at Great American Ball Park. There won’t be any fans in the stands, but you can still enjoy the game and celebrate the kick-off of their 60-game season. Findlay Market is hosting an Opening Day event, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  STATEWIDE MASK ORDER Governor DeWine announced that beginning on Thursday, July 23, at 6:00 p.m., a statewide mask mandate will ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    We are pleased to announce that Cinnamon Pelly will join the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio as Chief Operating Officer reporting to President and CEO Eddie Koen starting Monday, July 27, 2020.   As COO, Cinnamon will oversee Human Resources, Facilities, Urban Leaders Institute, Strategic Relationships, and Communications – working closely with both development, finance, and our impact ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Source   FC Cincinnati’s win over Atlanta United FC last Thursday wasn’t just big for morale. It could be the driving force of the team advancing in the MLS is Back Tournament. The Orange and Blue sit third in the Group E standings behind Columbus Crew SC and the New York Red Bulls. The latter is who FCC face on Wednesday night, of course. With the second-place team – and the four best ...read more
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Source   After a petition demanding darker pointe shoes went viral, Bloch is adding options to match more skintones. In response to numerous inquiries on Instagram about its lack of options — Bloch currently offers its pointe shoes only in a pink satin — the brand said it “will be introducing darker shades into our pointe shoe offering” beginning in fall of this year. The announcement comes ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    It's a Christmas in July kind of day! &##127853; Here's principal dancer Sirui Liu during rehearsal and performing the Sugar Plum Fairy from our 2019 production of choreographer Victoria Morgan's The Nutcracker presented by Frisch's Big Boy.
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Source   It’s hard to believe it has been nearly 4 months since the U.S. enacted shelter-in-place measures to counteract the spread of COVID-19. In that time, we have seen an unprecedented perseverance on display from businesses, both large and small. Through ingenuity and innovation, companies across all industries have had to adapt to new customer dynamics and working environments. But more ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 21, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Following the news conference by U.S. Attorney DeVillers in Columbus this afternoon announcing a criminal complaint against Speaker Larry Householder and others for an alleged $60 million bribery scheme, Governor Mike DeWine today issued the following statement. “I ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Political, Education, News
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Research – Preliminary research suggests that those that have had COVID-19 are frequently left with post illness stress, spiritual and existential questions, and emotional distress. Christ Church Cathedral is addressing this need through a COVID-19 Survivors Support Group. Benefits – Benefits of a support group include feeling less lonely, isolated or judged; reducing distress, anxiety and ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, COVID-19, Health, Human Interest, Resources, Education
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    Chris Rice Chris.Rice@cincinnatilibrary.org 513-369-7817CINCINNATI – Beginning Monday, July 20, limited in-person library services are returning to the Downtown Main Library, and then at 37 of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County’s 41 locations starting Monday, July 27. Due to their building sizes, the Mt. Healthy and Elmwood Place branches are remaining closed for in-person ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    Source   With challenges ranging from fitting the right number of people into Paul Brown Stadium to re-signing their best player, the Bengals continue to battle the kaleidoscope of unknowns posed by the pandemic unleashed on America. The one known heading into the 2020 training camp season is this: the Bengals are still riding the wave of one of their most successful offseasons ever. Between ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    Source Odds are both the late Ken Riley and his 1981 Super Bowl Bengals teammate Ken Anderson are making a trip to Canton next month in a field of 15 Pro Football Hall of Fame senior candidates. Certainly at least one of them. And evidence suggests they are not traveling incognito to the voters. But that's when the hard part starts. "Maybe I'm an optimist," says ESPN's Jeff Legwold, a member of ...read more
    Categories: Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    Given the fact that all our governmental and health officials are telling us the pandemic is here to stay for quite some time, the public library is beginning planning on how to re-invent our services so we can meet the changing needs of the community. I’d very much like to hear from you about what your biggest need is right now, or what the biggest need of your constituents is, so that I can ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    Apoyamos las protestas. Si de verdad crees que las vidas de las personas negras importan, usa una máscara. Si crees que las vidas de las personas morenas importan, usa una máscara. Si amas a tus hijos y a tus abuelos, usa una máscara.A lo largo de todo el territorio de los Estados Unidos, la tasa de mortalidad por coronavirus en los estadounidenses latinos es mayor que entre la población ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Monday, July 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today Governor Mike DeWine issued the following statement on the death of Congressman John Lewis. "Fran and I were very saddened to learn this morning of the death of our friend Congressman John Lewis.   "John Lewis changed America.  "In 2004, when I was in the ...read more
    Categories: Political, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, July 20, 2020
    Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and provided updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as state initiatives.  On Monday, Governor DeWine signed Senate Bill 4 into law. Senate Bill 4, sponsored by Senators Stephanie Kunze and Michael Rulli, makes capital appropriations for school facilities and public works ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, July 20, 2020
    We would like to let you know that we have filed proposed administrative rules with the Ohio Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review (JCARR). All interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard at the public hearing as part of the public comments period. You can find the notification and all of the information at das.ohio.gov/eod. Please look for the information under the “Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, July 17, 2020
    Source   More Than $1 Million Pledged to Teacher-focused Non-profit Organizations Including Teach For America and Alliance for Excellent Education DALLAS, July 6, 2020 – AT&T* is giving back to America’s teachers, nurses, and physicians that give their best to our communities every day by extending exclusive savings on our best wireless plans for them and their families. Beginning July 10, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 15, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—In a statewide address from his office in the Statehouse tonight Governor DeWine said that the state is at a critical point in the COVID-19 pandemic and implored Ohioans to take appropriate action to reverse the rapidly increasing spread of the virus. “Today, more ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Political
    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    Enjoy the outdoors while getting some exercise this summer. As part of regular programming at Washington Park, 3CDC has partnered with Pure Barre Cincinnati-Oakley and First Financial Bank to offer free classes each week at the park. Pure Barre classes are held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. through August 26. Participants are encouraged to arrive early, as space will be limited to allow for social ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    COVID- 19 TESTING AVAILABLE SUMMER 2020Drive-Thru Test Dates (Rain or Shine) and Locations The HealthCare ConnectionLincoln Heights Health Center1401 Steffen Ave., 45215Sundays, 2 - 5 pmJune 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26, August 2, August 16 The HealthCare ConnectionMt. Healthy Family Practice Center1411 Compton Rd., 45231Sunday, 2- 5 pmAugust 9 No testing on Sunday, July 5 • Must be 18 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    Source   Ask a hundred people what musicality is, and you're likely to get a hundred different answers. "Musicality is where an artist's personality shines brightest," says Smuin Contemporary Ballet member Ben Needham-Wood. For American Ballet Theatre soloist Skylar Brandt, "it's what distinguishes one dancer from another. It helps me express myself more vividly and emotionally." Teachers ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed Senate Bill 4 into law. Senate Bill 4, sponsored by Senators Stephanie Kunze and Michael Rulli, makes capital appropriations for school facilities and public works assistance. In addition, the bill exempts PPE purchases by ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News, COVID-19
    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    For Immediate Release July 15, 2020 CINCINNATI — The Anderson Township Library Association (ATLA) has seen some big changes during its 40 years of operation, from changing its name from the Anderson Library Committee to moving its book sales from the old Beechmont Mall to the branch and Nagel Middle School. And due to COVID-19, ATLA has made yet another change. This year’s summer used book sale ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Source The grant is targeted to small businesses impacted by COVID-19 Small businesses owned by women, veterans and minorities on both sides of the river are eligible for a new grant program to help them stay in business. Duke Energy, through its foundation, is partnering with the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber and the Northern Kentucky Chamber to provide financial help to local women-, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Past News
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    The Joe Burrow Hunger Relief Fund — a mix of donations from the public and matching funds — has raised $700,000 that is to go toward buying food and financing other programming to help the Athens County Food Pantry achieve its goal of eradicating food insecurity in southeastern Ohio.WATCH
    Categories: Entertainment, Community, Education, Human Interest, News, Sports
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Source Back on April 15, the Bengals website celebrated its 20th anniversary of coverage. So it's a nice, tidy season to recognize some of the top moments in the Bengals.com era, stretching from the selection of Florida State wide receiver Peter Warrick in the first round on April 15, 2000 during the final Spinney Field draft to the last virtual rookie meeting on June 25, 2020 to close the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Sports, Community, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Source Heading into the 1981 season, all the buzz surrounding the Cincinnati Bengals centered on their new-age tiger striped uniforms. The team switched from switched from a burnt orange helmet with the word BENGALS on both sides and solid colors to a bright orange and black helmet with six tiger stripes and the striped pattern continuing throughout the uniform sides. Opponents mocked the ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Sports, Community, Entertainment, News, Education
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics will release a series of virtual summer clinics, presented by Aetna, for young Bearcats fans, featuring one sport daily from Monday, July 13 to Friday, July 31.   The free clinics are geared towards the younger athlete and feature training and simple drills which can be done from home along with tips and tricks from Bearcats coaches and ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and provided updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as state initiatives.  On Tuesday, Governor DeWine announced that effective on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., a new Ohio Department of Health order will mandate face coverings in public ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    A first of its kind, in honor of the MLS Is Back tournament, two Jaap Stam autographed and framed jerseys are available through an auction in support of the FC Cincinnati Foundation! You can be the envy of your fellow fans by hanging a signed FCC BOLD jersey or go retro and bid on a Jaap Stam autographed 2019-20 Manchester United framed jersey.VIEW FULL STORY  
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Source In December 2018, Carl H. Lindner III took to the podium and said he wanted to build a world-class stadium in Cincinnati. At the time, his view overlooked a massive dirt field. When Lindner, FC Cincinnati’s majority owner, stood at a podium again on Thursday, his backdrop was a massive red crane and the skeletal framework of the planet’s next soccer cathedral. FCC celebrated West End ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Sports, Community, Entertainment, News
    Friday, July 10, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 9, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  UPDATED COUNTY RISK LEVELS Governor DeWine announced today that new public health data has led the Ohio Department of Health to ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, July 10, 2020
    Source   Cincinnati-based auction site Everything But the House is offering a unique bidding experience to benefit Queen City arts organizations greatly impacted by the effects of COVID-19 and resultant shutdowns. Starting Wednesday, July 8, shoppers can head to https://www.ebth.com/sales/63190-cincinnati-arts-relief to start bidding on rare offers and experiences to benefit ArtsWave and more ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Entertainment, News, Cultural
    Friday, July 10, 2020
    If you've driven down 71 you've likely seen the construction site for our new building. If not, here's a progress picture for you to check out. Be sure to take a quick road trip by the site at 1801 Gilbert Avenue.  Such amazing progress has been made this summer! It's hard to believe that in just 11 months, we will be moving to our state-of-the-art new ballet center.
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 09, 2020
    If you’ve missed seeing live musicians around Downtown Cincinnati, I have great news – The Street Stage Project, a partnership of 3CDC, the Cincinnati Music Accelerator (CMA), and funded by ArtsWave, returns this summer with more than 500 performances by over two dozen local musicians. This project will include paid musicians who will perform in various public spaces in the Central Business ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 09, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 8, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes:Director's Order for Facial Coverings in Butler, Cuyahoga, Franklin, Hamilton, Huron, Montgomery, and Trumbull Counties in Level 3 Public ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 7, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that effective on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., a new Ohio Department of Health order will mandate face coverings in public in all counties that are designated as a Red Alert Level 3 Public Health Emergency or a ...read more
    Categories: Health, Human Interest, News, Community, COVID-19, Education
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Submitted by Holly Reese, Ohio Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor Last month, the Ohio Supreme Court issued a positive decision for law enforcement in Brook Park v. Rodojev, Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3253.  The main purpose of the analysis was to update their review of the admissibility of speed detection device technology since it had not done so since 1958 and the technology has changed ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Submitted by Sierra Williams - Ohio Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor These are just some things that are going into effect soon or recently have been put into place due to Coronavirus, etc.  We hope the public as well as law enforcement might find this information helpful.  - The front license plate is no longer required in Ohio starting July 1, 2020; commercial tractors are still required ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, News
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Dear Colleagues, Please find the July edition of NHTSA’s Impaired Driving Division Update by clicking here.   In this edition you will find information about the Labor Day Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Mobilization, call for speakers for the 2021 Lifesaver’s conference, the release of the Impaired Driving Assessment Resource Center from APPA, and another great TSRP Traffic Tuesday ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    To: Breath Alcohol Testing Operators and Senior Operators From: Jeanna Walock, Program Administrator Alcohol and Drug Testing Program Date: June 9, 2020 Subject: Breath Testing Renewal Contingency Plan - COVID-19 Updated 06/09/2020 Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Alcohol and Drug Testing Program will temporarily suspend training classes and in-person Breath Test Operator and Senior Operator ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, News
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Over-the-Rhine Community Housing (OTRCH) has been dedicated to housing initiatives in Over-the-Rhine for over 40 years. The focus of the organization is to develop and maintain resident-centered and affordable housing that builds an inclusive and welcoming community in Over-the-Rhine. Their resident-centered approach not only focuses on providing housing but also access to physical and mental ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, News
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Source   CINCINNATI – FC Cincinnati announced today that club investors have committed more than $250,000 to the FC Cincinnati Foundation to be granted to local community organizations that work to address racial disparities and discrimination. This effort, which includes support from Carl H. Lindner III, Meg Whitman, Scott Farmer, George Joseph and other club partners, will provide funding ...read more
    Categories: Education, Entertainment, News, Political, Community, Human Interest, Sports
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Catholic Charities, the Freestore Foodbank, and St. Xavier High School teamed up with USDA Farms to Families on Thursday, June 18, to distribute over 1,400 boxes of food to those in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. To read more in the WCPO story, click here.  
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Past News
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Nicole DeGreg, the nurse practitioner in the Roberts Academy school-based health center, was recently recognized by the National Association of Community Health Centers. The association highlighted a few nurses from across the country to celebrate their dedication to improve their community’s health – from immunizations to emergencies. Read more.DeGreg also was recently interviewed by LaMega ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Officials nationwide are reporting alarming spikes in drug overdoses (Wan and Long, Washington Post, 7/1). Emerging evidence suggests that the continued isolation, economic devastation and disruptions to the drug trade in recent months are fueling the surge. Although it may be months before definitive numbers on the change in overdoses during the pandemic are released, data from the Overdose ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, COVID-19, Health, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    As COVID-19 cases spike throughout our region, mask wearing is taking center stage. The city of Cincinnati mandated mask wearing on Friday.  United Way of Greater Cincinnati, with the help of Procter & Gamble, will eventually distribute 1 million masks to members of our community. We are working closely with our partner agencies, grassroots organizations, faith-based organizations and others to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    CINCINNATI, OH – The Cincinnati Arts Association’s Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery in the Aronoff Center for the Arts will reopen to the public on Thursday, July 9 at 11:00 a.m. Due to staff reductions and the ongoing economic impact to Cincinnati Arts Association, the Gallery will operate on the following reduced schedule until further notice: Tuesday-Saturday from 11:00 AM until 4:00 ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Human Interest, Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Source   Bengals quarterback Jake Dolegala couldn't have imagined his rookie season being such a whirlwind. Dolegala remembers when he got the call from the Bengals' previous quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt. After a little bit of joking, Van Pelt told Dolegala he made the 53-man roster out of training camp as an undrafted rookie. The excitement of making his lifelong dream a reality not only ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News, Sports
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Source   Garth Brooks has rescheduled his upcoming stadium concert at Paul Brown Stadium. The concert, which was scheduled for June 27, will now be held on May 1, 2021. All tickets will be honored. For ticket information, visit blog.ticketmaster.com/guidelines-canceled-postponed-events/. During the on-sale, Garth sold 65,000 tickets in less than one hour, making it the most people to ever ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Governor Mike DeWine issued the following statement regarding the death of Toledo Police Officer Anthony Dia in the line of duty. "Fran and I were deeply saddened to learn of the death last night of Toledo Police Officer Anthony Dia in the line of duty.   We extend ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, News, Community, COVID-19, Education
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Because the health and safety of customers and staff are our first priority, the Library has made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend in-person service at its locations, effective July 6. The recent significant increase in COVID-19 cases in Hamilton County as well as its wide community spread are cause for concern.  Governor DeWine noted that Hamilton County is in ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 2, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. K-12 SCHOOL GUIDANCE:  Governor DeWine today announced new guidance for resuming school in the fall. "We know that each school ...read more
    Categories: Education, Health, Human Interest, News, Past News, Political, Community, COVID-19
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    The Cincinnati Health Department (CHD) is continuing to see a steady increase in COVID-19 cases over the past three weeks. Recent reports indicate new numbers are showing another spike in positive COVID-19 cases. Public health officials confirmed 101 new cases in late June, doubling the daily average and bringing the total to 2,043. The death toll remains the same at 61 people, and another 1,078 ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Heat related deaths and illnesses are preventable. Despite this, around 618 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year.What is Extreme Heat? Extreme heat is defined as summertime temperatures that are much hotter and/or humid than average. Because some places are hotter than others, this depends on what’s considered average for a particular location at that time of year. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Fireworks have been a tradition to celebrate since America’s first birthday in July 4, 1777. They are quintessential, beautiful, and represent an iconic day in world history. Fireworks-related injuries are most common on July 4 and New Year’s Eve. Fireworks can cause death and injury, including burns, contusions, lacerations, and foreign objects in the eye. Make the choice to protect yourself and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Monday, July 06, 2020
    Rabies is a fatal but preventable viral disease. It can spread to people and pets if they are bitten or scratched by a rabid animal. In the United States, rabies is mostly found in wild animals like bats, raccoons, skunks, and foxes. However, in many other countries dogs still carry rabies, and most rabies deaths in people around the world are caused by dog bites. If you’ve been in contact with ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 11, 2020 FROM:     For The HealthCare Connection:Terri Hornbach-TorresTHT Communications (513) 257-5290tht45242@gmail.com For TriHealth:Michael Mattingly    Media Relations Consultant(513) 569-6438Michael_mattingly@trihealth.com  The HealthCare Connection, TriHealth to Offer Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing on Sundays in June, July and August (Cincinnati, OH) – The ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News, Past News
    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 1, 2020 CONTACT:                                                                  Christy Cauley                                                             Santa Maria Community Services Christy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 227-6023 CINCINNATI, OH – Santa Maria Community Services, Inc. hosts their annual fundraiser, The Sharing Table, every spring, however ...read more
    Categories: Education, Entertainment, Fund Raising, Human Interest, News, Community, COVID-19, Cultural
    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    Source   To prepare for the jobs of the future, employment experts often advise students to cultivate flexibility, develop problem-solving skills, and learn to collaborate across cultures. Check out these innovative programs that offer students domestic, international, and virtual internships that position them for success.Digital Innovation Programs Since 2010, the Emerging Technology in ...read more
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    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    We’re Still in a Pandemic And while we’re excited to re-open and get back to living our lives, the reality is we’re seeing an uptick in cases across the state.We Need Your Help To remind Ohioans that while we wait for a cure, there’s a simple solution to help protect ourselves, family, friends, and neighbors.How You Can Help Post to your social channels to encourage mask wearing before, during ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Past News
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 29, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. HOSPITALIZATIONS: Last week was the first week of increasing COVID-19 hospital utilization in Ohio after over two months of decreasing utilization since ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    Each week brings changes and new services at your public library! To help you keep track of what’s going on, here’s some information that you are welcome to share widely:    Summer Learning for Youth ·       If you’re serving youth, especially those without easy access to a library branch, we can send you summer learning materials to distribute at your location. We’re offering one free book for ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    While some summertime favorites — swimming pools, amusement parks, sports games, concerts — might be cancelled or limited this summer, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County wants you to know fun can be had anywhere with its Discover Summer program. Participation in the Discover Summer learning program is open to kids of all ages and is completely free; no Library card is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    Source No question, the novel coronavirus has turned ballet training upside down. But if you think you can't have a great summer intensive this year, think again. Over the past few months, ballet schools have learned how to deliver classes and workshops online, and some have created online and hybrid summer programs that offer unique learning opportunities along with technique ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    Source   Dear Campus Community, Ever since we entered remote operations in March, I have been incredibly proud of the way you have worked together to meet the profound challenge of transitioning to a virtual campus. Now, as we move forward with fall planning, we must not look at this as simply returning to normal operations. The COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented environment that ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 26, 2020 Contact: Mike Samet, Public Information Officer Phone: 513-946-7873 E-mail: mike.samet@hamilton-co.org  Hamilton County Public Health Announces COVID-19 Testing SitesTesting is available at no-cost Hamilton County, OH – Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) in partnership with the Cincinnati Health Department is setting up walk-up and drive-through testing sites ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    COVID-19 testing sites, important virus information from St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Rose Garden Mission, HealthPoint Family Care, Esperanza Latino Center, and Hispanic Chamber Monday, June 292730 Colerain Ave9 a.m. to 1 p.m.O'Reilly Auto Parts (2280 Waycross Rd, Forest Park)Time TBD. 513.674.0800Tuesday, June 302730 Colerain Ave9 a.m. to 1 p.m.World of Deliverance Ministries (639 Fresno Rd, Forest ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    COVID-19 testing sites, important virus information from St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Rose Garden Mission, HealthPoint Family Care, Esperanza Latino Center, and Hispanic Chamber    Lunes, Junio 292730 Colerain Ave9 a.m. a 1 p.m.O'Reilly Auto Parts (2280 Waycross Rd, Forest Park)Preguntar por las horas en que se harán las pruebas: 513.674.0800Martes, Junio 302730 Colerain Ave9 a.m. a 1 p.m.World of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    Categories: Community, News, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    June 19, 2020 LULAC Ohio.   The Supreme Court of the United States declared that Trump's administration attempt to eliminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, was arbitrary and capricious, and therefore, invalid and illegal. The court's decision protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of young immigrants known as DREAMERS.   "Today we celebrate the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Political, Education, News
    Monday, June 29, 2020
    www.BeCountedNow.com
    Categories: Census 2020, Community, Hispanic Facts, News, Past News
    Sunday, June 28, 2020
    2019 In Retrospect Editor’s Note: Unfortunately, right as 2019 In Retrospect was preparing for its public launch in March 2020, the COVID-19 global pandemic upended the lives of our patients, families, employees and our community. Then, we watched in horror as George Floyd was murdered, reminding us all that racism is still very much alive in our world. With so much angst and uncertainty, our ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, Past News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Sunday, June 28, 2020
    *FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:* June 25, 2020 *MEDIA CONTACTS:* Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. *INCREASE IN POSITIVE CASES - HAMILTON COUNTY**REGION* Governor DeWine invited President and CEO of UC Health Richard P. Lofgren, MD, MPH, FACP to give an ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, Health, News
    Friday, June 26, 2020
    www.KrogerHealth.com/covidtesting
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Health
    Friday, June 26, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 26, 2020 Contact: Mike Samet, Public Information Officer Phone: 513-946-7873 E-mail: mike.samet@hamilton-co.org Hamilton County Public Health Announces COVID-19 Testing SitesTesting is available at no-cost Hamilton County, OH – Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) in partnership with the Cincinnati Health Department is setting up walk-up and drive-through testing sites ...read more
    Categories: News, Past News, Press Release, COVID-19, Health
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Two people with years of experience in the local health care and nonprofit fields have joined Interact for Health's Board of Directors. Dr. Uma Kotagal (left) is a Senior Fellow at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and a professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Cincinnati. Bryan Wright (right) is Executive Director of Cincinnati Compass, which works to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    We’ve updated our list of school-based health centers in the region that are offering services during the summer. In addition to primary care, vision, dental and mental health services are available at several locations. All centers require a phone call before a visit. Providers may be able to take care of medical needs, refill medications or answer questions over the phone. Find services. 
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Congratulations to ASAP Norwood on receiving the 2020 Mary Haag Coalition of the Year Award from PreventionFIRST! The award acknowledges the coalition's growth and success in building a community. ASAP Norwood's mission is to promote healthy behaviors by sparking and sustaining community change. It is a former Interact for Health Thriving Communities grantee and recently received a Drug-Free ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Among Ohio children who have symptoms of respiratory viral disease, the percentage testing positive for coronavirus has increased by about 5 or 6 percent (WCMH, 6/18). Doctors across the state are concerned because the increase has been steady and hasn’t stopped in a few weeks, said Dr. Amy Edwards, a pediatric infectious disease physician in Cleveland. Additionally, Gov. Mike DeWine called the ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a rule that would lift anti-discrimination protections under the Affordable Care Act for transgender people (New York Times, 6/12). The rule reverses some provisions of the ACA that extended civil rights protections in health care to cover areas including gender identity. Read the New York Times article.
    Categories: Human Interest, News, Community, Education, Health
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    House lawmakers have asked the Food and Drug Administration to ban Puff Bar, the fast-growing e-cigarette that has quickly replaced Juul as the vape of choice among young people (Kaplan, New York Times, 6/2). Puff Bar devices, available in more than 20 flavors, are single-use and disposable, allowing them to circumvent the ban on flavored refillable cartridge-based e-cigarettes passed earlier this ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS Governor DeWine today announced two public awareness campaigns aimed at spreading awareness of ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Source   One in seven people in our region are at risk of hunger – a staggering number that continues to increase with the enduring impacts of COVID-19. Since the onset of the pandemic in mid-March, Freestore Foodbank has distributed more than 8.5 million meals – a 59% rise in food distribution compared to a typical three-month period. This surge has compounded existing storage limitations ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 24, 2020 CONTACT: Christy Cauley                                                                          Santa Maria Community Services Christy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 557-7297 Santa Maria Community Services is pleased to announce it has been awarded a one-year grant from the SC Ministry Foundation toward its Promoting Our Preschoolers (POP) Program. ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Source   Every week, look for our CB AT HOME email, packed with exclusive CB content to engage and delight all the ballet fans in your family. We hope these performance videos, classes, and activities bring you joy!  During the week, make sure you check out our CB At Home webpage for fresh content. Keep scrolling to see memories from past seasons and activities for your kids at home. Don’t ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Source Small businesses need support now more than ever. The Duke Energy Foundation, along with partners Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber and the Northern Kentucky Chamber, have stepped up to the call. Both chamber organizations will receive $75,000 each from Duke Energy to assist small businesses, with a focus on women-, veteran- and minority-owned small businesses. Grants will be given up to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    The YWCA Greater Cincinnati is holding its annual event tonight, with a new twist that will reach a broader audience. Instead of hosting its Career Women of Achievement event as a luncheon, the program will take place in the evening, and will be televised and broadcast on Local 12. For this year’s event, the YWCA will highlight eight honorees for the 2020 Career Women of Achievement awards, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 19, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed the following four bills into law.  House Bill 11 prohibits insurance plans from placing limitations on tobacco cessation services, and creates a grant program related to infant mortality.    House Bill 65 requires child ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Throughout the past week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and provided updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as state initiatives.    On Tuesday, Governor DeWine released the latest basic reproduction number or R0 (pronounced “R naught”) for eight regions of Ohio. The R0 represents the number of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    Good afternoon! Here’s some news from the public library that may be of interest:  Expanding Your Impact Connect with the Library to reach new audiences or leverage resources. ·       Co-host a virtual community conversation or other event with us ·       Provide content for our blog, such as news, resources or an interview ·       Arrange to bring library resources to your ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today endorsed Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) and the surrounding Dayton region as the ideal location for the new United States Space Command headquarters.  "Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Dayton region would be ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    This is a program that grew out of activities that members of Leadership Cincinnati classes have started over the last several years to create an opportunity for in-depth and courageous conversations about diversity, race/ethnicity, equity and inclusion.   The first round had over a dozen groups and 150 individuals participate.  Our plan was to launch the second “seating” in March or so, but COVID ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, June 19, 2020
    Juneteenth is a day for celebration and reflection. It celebrates the emancipation of black lives from slavery 155 years ago. We hope you’ll join us on this day by participating in Cincinnati’s virtual Juneteenth festival or learning something new about the African American experience. We’ve curated some ideas on ways to commemorate this important day and build this momentum all year. To allow our ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, News, Community, Cultural, Human Interest
    Friday, June 19, 2020
      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT:   Carol Hector-Harris, Media Specialist                   (614) 961-8258 carol.hector.harris@2020census.gov The U.S. Census Bureau continues to monitor the impacts COVID-19 has on 2020 Census operations and follow guidance of federal, state and local health authorities to ensure the safety our staff and the public. The Census Bureau is ready to announce ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Census 2020, Education, News
    Friday, June 19, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT:    Carol Hector-Harris, Media Specialist                    (614) 961-8258 carol.hector.harris@2020census.gov        The U.S. Census Bureau has announced the new schedule for counting people experiencing homelessness in the 2020 Census. The operation was originally scheduled for March 30, March 31 and April 1, but health and safety concerns with COVID-19 forced ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest, Census 2020
    Friday, June 19, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 18, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  SOUTHWEST OHIO CASE INCREASE: Governor DeWine announced today that although Ohio is seeing an overall declining number of COVID-19 ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, Past News
    Friday, June 19, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 17, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-728-4946 AGO: Bethany McCorkle: 614-466-3840 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Attorney General Dave Yost today announced the following actions and proposed legislative reforms aimed at making meaningful improvements to law enforcement training, transparency, and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    Cincinnati Pop-Up Testing ● Location: Citylink    800 Bank St    Cincinnati, OH 45214 ● Date: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.    Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of this week (6/17–6/19) and next week (6/23–6/25) Serán administrados en Citylink, estará abierto de 10AM a 3:00 PM, martes, miércoles y jueves de esta semana y la próxima. Here are the flyers for the drive through testing ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky African American Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with CMHA, City of Cincinnati, ODAS, OPTAC, ODOT and MBAC starting July 7, 2020 will be conducting Virtual Certification Workshops & Labs the first and last Tuesday of every month. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.  Register in ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, June 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 16, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM:  More than 65,000 children a day are expected to take part in Ohio's Summer Food Service Program this ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, June 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 16, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Signs Bills Into Laws (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed the following bills into laws during a live video conference.   House Bill 16 allows active duty military personnel and their families, who are stationed in Ohio, in-state college ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    Para mayor información visita: www.2020Census.gov/es
    Categories: Census 2020, Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    As the pandemic evolves, your needs and the needs of your constituents are evolving, too. Please let us know if there’s a way we might connect to amplify or support the work you’re doing during these unprecedented times. In the meantime, here are some updates from the library you’re welcome to share widely. I’m also attaching a flier about the services that are now being offered at the Main ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2020 CONTACT:                                                                                Christy Cauley                                                                          Santa Maria Community ServicesChristy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 227-6023 Santa Maria Community Services Provides Meals for Students this Summer CINCINNATI, OH – Over 500,000 ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    The 2020 Census is underway! Most households across the country received an invitation to respond to in the mail and census takers are dropping off invitations and paper questionnaires at many homes in our community. This occurs more often in communities like ours because not everyone receives mail at their home. Right now, the Census Bureau has restarted dropping off questionnaires in the ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    We feel a deep sense of responsibility to support our school partners, teachers, and parents with resources to help teach children about racism and the history of civil rights in our country. The recent demonstrations have re-energized important discussions about the racial wealth gap in America. You'll continue to see us share related articles and resources across our social media channels, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    Source Our new $martPath website is getting a lot of traffic, both for the award-winning financial education platform, and for the $martPath puppet videos and related content. If you haven't had a chance to explore it yet, please do!   What Is $martPath? $martPath is an engaging, interactive and easy-to-use way for elementary and middle school teachers to embed relevant and fun economic and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    Boy, do we miss our StEP students! As of yet, we don't have a clear bead on what StEP will look like in the fall, as districts are still figuring out their plans. Our StEP team is busy working on systems for implementing the program in a virtual environment. Here's what we can share: We'll work closely with teachers and administrators to determine how to help students utilize StEP in the ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    From Dr. Julie Heath: We've been closely monitoring the latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic, and following UC's guidance for the re-opening of the Center's offices. Given Dr. Pinto's directives, Center employees will continue to work remotely until July 13th, when we will begin returning to the Center's offices on a staggered basis. Researchers and members of our Ed teams will work ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    Source   Rates hit another historic low- we are still funding and there is no better time than now to apply.20 Years: 2.528%25 Years: 2.602%Ohio 166 LoanPrime or Below
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Economic, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    As our state moves forward with the Responsible Restart Ohio plans, our Library is thrilled to begin welcoming customers back to in-person service.  We have been offering curbside and drive-thru services at many locations for several weeks and are continuing to do so. Using a phased approach,  locations are reopening over the next several weeks for targeted, in-person services (the complete ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    Melba R. Moore, MS, CPHA, Cincinnati Health Commissioner FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JUNE 15, 2020   Media Contact Marla Hurston Fuller at marla.fuller@cincinnati-oh.gov 513-725-6861 (c)   Cincinnati and Hamilton County FQHCs Partner to Increase COVID-19 Testing with New Community Testing Site   Site established as part of a partnership between Cincinnati Health Department, Cincinnati Health ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Sunday, June 14, 2020
    The Kenton County Airport Board (“KCAB”) is soliciting proposals for the Repair of 6 Million Gallon Basin Modular Cover – Rebid.   Please review the attached notice for information regarding this ITB.   A copy of the Invitation to Bid (ITB) may be downloaded from our website http://www.cvgairport.com/bids - Current Opportunities.   20-37 Repair of 6 Million Gallon Basin Modular Cover - Rebid ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, Community, News
    Sunday, June 14, 2020
    The conditions in which people live, learn, work, and play contribute to their health. These conditions, over time, lead to different levels of health risks, needs, and outcomes among some people in certain racial and ethnic minority groups. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, evidence has shown that communities of color have been disproportionately affected by the virus, especially Black American ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Sunday, June 14, 2020
    Health differences between racial and ethnic groups are often due to economic and social conditions that are more common among some racial and ethnic minorities than whites. In public health emergencies, these conditions can also isolate people from the resources they need to prepare for and respond to outbreaks. For many people in racial and ethnic minority groups, living conditions may ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Sunday, June 14, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 11, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. TESTING EXPANSION: Governor DeWine announced today that Ohio is expanding testing and encouraged those ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Sunday, June 14, 2020
    Source What a way to restart the season! After Thursday’s draw for the MLS is Back Tournament, FC Cincinnati learned they will kick off the resumption of the 2020 MLS season with rematches against their first two opponents of the season: Atlanta United FC and New York Red Bulls. And add in a #HellisReal derby match against Columbus? Now that’s a way to get back going. The MLS is Back Tournament ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Please see the note below in regards to cost tracking from previously submitted bids for the Anthem East Walnut Hills project.  It is the responsibility of all bidders to track any changes from previously submitted bids for this project. The previously submitted bids are inclusive of the permit/bid drawings through Addendum 01, dated December 13, 2019.   Any pricing deducts/adds from drawing ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Bidding, Education, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Thousands of protesters gathered in Downtown Cincinnati over the weekend, continuing to demonstrate in support of social justice and racial equality. The protests, which brought large numbers, remained peaceful and included speeches from local activists and other community leaders. Many businesses in Over-the-Rhine with bordered up windows transformed them into canvases for murals and other ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 10, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Penny Martin: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Governor Mike DeWine has named Kari Gunter-Seymour of Albany, Ohio the state’s poet laureate. Gunter-Seymour, whose term begins June 10, 2020 succeeds the state’s second poet laureate, Dave Lucas.  “Poetry is a way for people to express their thoughts and feelings, ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source MLS is Back! This morning the league unveiled details of its plan to restart the 2020 season with all 26 teams playing in a special tournament in Orlando at ESPN Wide World of Sports. The action begins Wednesday, July 8 with group stage matches that will count toward the 2020 regular-season standings. The tournament winner? They’ll gain a berth in the 2021 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Please see the attached invitation to bid (rebid) for the Anthem East Walnut Hills Project in Cincinnati, OH.   The link below (as well as in the bid invitation) includes all pertinent project documents, including the drawings and specifications.   I have attached the addendum 02 narrative which provides the list of changes from the last addendum 01 drawings. This will be helpful for those ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Communities and businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic are beginning to slowly reopen, but now more than ever, we need to protect ourselves and others against COVID-19. All of us can take precautions such as staying home if we feel sick, practicing social distancing, regularly washing our hands for at least 20 seconds and properly wearing masks. Download and share our flier with helpful ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Ohio’s black lawmakers introduced resolutions in both the state House and Senate to declare racism a public health crisis (Staver, Columbus Dispatch, 6/2). If passed by the General Assembly, the resolutions, though nonbinding, would be the first of their kind. Columbus City Council has already declared racism a public health crisis. In Indiana, Marion County passed a similar resolution as well as ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Lake and Trumbull counties in northeast Ohio have filed lawsuits in the U.S. District Court in Cleveland accusing CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, Walmart and Giant Eagle of fueling the national drug crisis (Gillispie, Associated Press, 5/28). The chains’ 31 pharmacies sold nearly 64 million oxycodone and hydrocodone pills in Lake County between 2006 and 2014, according to federal data, the equivalent of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Health, News, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    An Ohio State University study published in the journal Science Advances shows bacteria in the mouths of young and healthy vapers puts them at risk of disease (Caldwell, Ohio State News, 5/27). The daily e-cigarette users did not have active disease, but the oral bacteria in their mouths teemed with infection-causing organisms, similar to people with periodontitis, a gum infection that can lead to ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Health, News, Education
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    In May, Hamilton County experienced a spike in overdose rates. Overdose rates had been flat since March, when the coronavirus pandemic hit the area (Haselhorst, Cincinnati Enquirer, 6/2). The data parallels what was seen in May 2019. Read the Cincinnati Enquirer article.  
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Health, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    During a public health emergency such as the coronavirus pandemic, children, families, communities and providers are all vulnerable to the effects of secondary traumatic stress and burnout. The National Child Traumatic Stress Network offers resources, including webinars, to help professionals across child-serving systems manage the stress reactions they may experience while helping others. Learn ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    The Census is designed to count every person in the U.S. and determines how many representatives each state gets in Congress. Further, millions of dollars of federal and state funding is allocated based on the data. Census Day was April 1 but was overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic. Learn more about the importance of being counted in Your Health with Dr. Owens.
    Categories: Census 2020, COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    The June meeting of Interact for Health’s SBHC Learning Group shared learnings from the Medical University of South Carolina, whose telehealth program serves more than 80 schools throughout the state. The use of telehealth has exploded during the COVID-19 pandemic and will likely continue for school-bsed health centers. View the webinar recording and download the presentation slides.
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source   CINCINNATI ZOO The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, which has been closed since March 15, has been working on a phased reopening plan for several weeks and is ready to welcome guests, starting with members only, on Wednesday, June 10.  New protocols, including the implementation of reserved entry times to limit the number of people coming into the zoo at one time, have been put in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source   PLAY/write: The Jackie Demaline Regional Collegiate Playwriting Competition Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati has announced the three finalists of the second PLAY/write: The Jackie Demaline Regional Collegiate Playwriting Competition, held in memory of the former writer, critic and arts advocate, Jackie Demaline.The finalists:“To Saints and Stars” by Jordan Ramirez Puckett“The Black Boy in ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source ArtsWave, “the engine for the arts in the Cincinnati region,” in partnership with The Well, kicked off the Summer Edition of Mindful Music Moments, June 9. The 12-week program provides free daily doses of music and mindful meditation. It features music from local organizations, including the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Opera, and special Mindful Music collaborations and ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Cultural, Entertainment
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source On Wednesday, June 3, local protests turned creative, with the presentation of a performance work on the Justice Center steps. The piece, incorporating dance and song and featuring people-of-color artists and allies, demonstrated another form of protest and expression in support of black family, friends and neighbors. M&M feature photographer Tina Gutierrez was there to capture the ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Source   Coronavirus relief from Horizon Community Funds Horizon Community Funds of Northern Kentucky has announced its next round of funding to be released during the coronavirus pandemic.  The following organizations will receive immediate funding:NKY Digital Equity Initiative for Students (facilitated by United Way of Greater Cincinnati – Northern Kentucky), $34,500 to bring critically ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    SourceMatthew 25: Ministries welcoming back volunteers with safety and social distancing guidelines Matthew 25: Ministries announced this week Phase 1 of re-opening their facility to volunteers. This is to be a multi-phased process, beginning with very limited hours and capacity and slowly expanding over the coming months. M25M has made multiple updates to their facility and their volunteer ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    BIG CHANGES at Health Connections DPC 3rd Quarter - because COVID and changing Electronic Health Records weren't enough for 2020... The next few months will be seeing several new changes at Health Connections DPC.   1.   We are MOVING! Effective July 1st, we will be moving to the CMC buildings that are off the Turfway exit and next to the big UC building. Our new address is: 71 Cavalier ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    If you lost insurance within the last SIXTY DAYS you may be eligible to sign up for Obamacare under the Special Enrollment period exception. Examples of potential qualifying events:1.   Loss of income 2.   Moving 3.   Divorce or separation and losing health insurance 4.   Loss of qualifying health coverage You need to check out www.healthcare.gov website ASAP if you have had any changes related ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    1. Schedule a yearly check up.2.Get exercise- start with walking 15 minutes a day and 5 minutes til you get up to 30 minutes most days of the week.3.Drink more water- Take a bottle with you where ever you go.4.Eat healthy.5.Control cholesterol- eat foods low saturated fats and trans fats like chicken or turkey and fruits and veggies.6.Quit smoking- Day one- cut the number a cigarettes you smoke by ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Resources
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    To vote in the KY primary on June 23rd, your request for an absentee ballot must be received by June 15th. If you are lucky like I was, and are picked for verification - this may take even longer. Please request your ballot today! Other options include voting in-person with an appointment, or going to the ONE location that is going to be open in each county on election day. Masks are REQUIRED for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Hello Certified Firms, Contractors, Small Business Associations and City Staff –   Re: Bidding Opportunities (COVID19 - Developer hosting remote meeting) – 3 Oaks Demo   The City of Cincinnati Department of Community & Economic Development’s Meet and Confer will be hosted by Oakley Yards Land, LLC (affiliate of Neyer Properties) on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 3:00PM, remotely, through ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, COVID-19, News, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    Source Dear United Way friends, COVID-19 is a long-term problem that requires our long-term commitment. We will help our Greater Cincinnati community respond, recover and revitalize over the next two years. But there is another “pandemic” we have been fighting for years, and this requires more from us, a greater, longer-term response. That pandemic is related to racial equality and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19, News
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 Jill Del Greco: 614-728-4946   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today provided the following updates in regard to law enforcement reform and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  COMMUNITY-POLICE RELATIONS Governor DeWine announced today the first of several efforts to improve ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week ending June 6, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, and provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as announced  new opening dates established as part of the Responsible RestartOhio ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Source 2020 Football Season Tickets are on sale now! Purchase here or by calling the Bearcats Ticket Office at 1-877-CATS-TIX today!
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Sports, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Melba R. Moore, DBA, MS, CPHA, Cincinnati Health Commissioner June 8, 2020  Media Contact Marla Hurston Fuller at marla.fuller@cincinnati-oh.gov or 513-725-6861   Cincinnati Health Department Provided Support for Public Health Emergency Preparedness for $128,000  CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Health Department (CHD) will receive Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) /Ohio ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 8, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Lisa Colbert, Development Services Agency 614-466-6212   New Projects Expected to Create More Than $252 Million in Investments (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the approval of assistance for 17 projects set to create 1,943 new jobs and retain 2,247 jobs statewide. During its monthly ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    We know that this has been a difficult couple of weeks for many of you, especially those in the African-American community. On Tuesday Paula Brehm-Heeger, our library director, shared a statement with the public about the horrendous killing of George Floyd and our commitment to working with community partners to create a more equitable community for all. We hope that our latest efforts to expand ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Sisan Cuervo, a bilingual Spanish/English Speech-Language Pathologist along with graduate students from the University of Cincinnati will be running a virtual summer camp for bilingual children ages 4-7, the program is free.
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Entertainment, Past News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
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    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Source FC Cincinnati have launched their “For Cincy For Club” retail program, which will begin sales on Wednesday, June 10. The new e-commerce website – ForCincyForClub.com – will sell a curated, boutique-style retail line locally, with deliveries available through curbside and in-store order pick-ups. While launching with fan-favorite items now, in the near future the program’s offerings ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Source Think a dad you know should be named "King of the Queen City?" Nominate him to win a grand prize worth more than $1,000 of Senco power tools. Contest closes at 11:59 a.m. on Friday, June 19.
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, Entertainment, News, COVID-19
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020
    Source A $100 non-refundable deposit secures priority for both 2020 season ticket members as well as non-season ticket members. Only one deposit is needed regardless of desired club seat locations or ticket quantities. 25% of every club seat deposit will be donated to the Regional Covid Relief fund on behalf of FC Cincinnati to help in the ongoing assistance to our region. If club seats are not ...read more
    Categories: Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    Para mayor información visita: www.2020Census.gov/es
    Categories: Census 2020, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    At Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio, we are blessed to serve and empower a broad diversity of people across our many programs, and our staff represents a variety of ethnicities and cultures. This diversity makes us stronger. It reminds us that we are one human family. The path to overcoming personal bias and systemic racial injustice is long and winding. As we move forward, our mission ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    Source Precise. Exact. Timely. AccuracyNow Language Services was created in 2017 to bridge the language gap in Cincinnati. Our mission is to provide non-English speakers the ability to communicate with providers to access medical, legal, conference, education, and social services. We are a division of Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio. 100% of our profits go back to the programs we offer in ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest, Resources
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   UPDATE: Additional Reopening Dates, Order Signed, Ohio National Guard  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates.  ADDITIONAL REOPENINGS:  Governor DeWine announced today that the following ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Issues Reprieves (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine issued the following three reprieves of execution:Kareem Jackson, who was scheduled to be executed on September 16, 2020.  The new date of execution has been moved to September 15, 2022. Stanley ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957  Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has made the following appointments:Darrell A. Fields of East Cleveland (Cuyahoga Co.) has been appointed to the Financial Planning and Supervision Commission for the City of East Cleveland for a term beginning June 5, 2020, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Sunday, June 07, 2020
    We have started to pick up the pieces as nonviolent protests last weekend turned destructive and sometimes violent during the late hours, leading to broken windows and vandalism throughout Downtown Cincinnati. We support those who were peacefully protesting for social justice in our country, and it is unfortunate that the negative actions of the few could disrupt the positive intentions of so ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest, Political
    Sunday, June 07, 2020
    Only 62.7% in Hamilton County residents (50.7% of Cincinnatians) have filled out their census. Respond today online, by phone or by mail and help make sure our community is accurately funded and represented for the next 10 years.  Learn more and complete your form at www.2020Census.gov.
    Categories: Human Interest, Census 2020, Education, News, Community
    Sunday, June 07, 2020
    GET YOUR ALL-DIGITAL GIFT CARDS AND SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESS  Give the Queen City Card to a friend, family member or colleague so they can experience all Downtown Cincinnati has to offer. The digital, easy-to-use gift card can be redeemed at dozens of the best restaurants and businesses in Downtown Cincinnati and Over-the-Rhine.  Learn more about the Queen City Card or purchase one now. It’s as ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Past News, Community, Hispanic Facts, News
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    Source   Hoxworth CentralAddress: 3130 Highland Ave, 4th Floor Cincinnati, OH 45267-0055 39.136512, -84.501782 To schedule your donation call (513) 451-0910 Platelet and Red Cell donations can be made at this center.SCHEDULE YOUR DONATION HERE   Hours:Monday: 10:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. (During the Month of June 2020)Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. (During the Month of June 2020)Wednesday: 10:30 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    Leadership Council for Nonprofits tagline is Advancing Our Community. We stand with our community - especially our neighbors, colleagues and friends in the black community - to put an end to systemic racism, and to strive for equity, and equal justice for all.  We need to chart a new path to create and hold space for black people and people of color in every board room, at every decision-making ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    AFP’s New Faces of Fundraising Intern opportunity - We want these participants to gain meaningful, hands-on fundraising experience at a local nonprofit. Click Here to learn more and apply for an intern - deadline is 6/15.  The Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council (GCPGC) The Diversity and Inclusion Initiative in Planned Giving Program is offering ten opportunities to qualified candidates to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    2020 Compensation & Benefits Survey  - Thanks to our survey sponsor, VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm, for providing this great resource. NEW for 2020 - gender differences in executive pay, and compensation and benefits broken down by budget size, so that no matter your size of organization, there is benchmarking data to include in your strategies. Click Here for more information and to ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    Miami Entrepreneurship Department and Altman Institute are committed to supporting nonprofits during this difficult time. Does your nonprofit have an innovation, challenge that they want students to innovate on? Contact Tom Heuer to find out more.  University of Cincinnati: Students Consulting for Nonprofit Organizations - UCSCNO is committed to applying their diverse educational and professional ...read more
    Categories: Resources, Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, June 05, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-420-6947   Governor Announces Orders To Reopen Certain Facilities (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced the reopening of certain facilities including certain entertainment facilities with health and safety restrictions. “As I’ve said, Ohioans are able to do two things at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT:     Carol Hector-Harris, Media Specialist         (614) 961-8258 carol.hector.harris@2020census.gov   CENSUS OFFICES REOPEN, UPDATE LEAVE ENUMERATION BEGINS      JUNE 3, 2020—Today the U.S. Census Bureau, in coordination with federal, state and local health officials, will begin to drop off 2020 Census questionnaire packets at front doors of households in ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
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    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Statewide Moment of Silence (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is requesting that all Ohioans observe a moment of silence at 2:00 p.m. today in remembrance of George Floyd. The statewide moment of silence corresponds with the scheduled start of his memorial service in ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Categories: Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   UPDATE: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates.  OHIO DISPARITY:  Governor DeWine announced today that ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 3, 2020 CONTACT:                                                                              Christy Cauley                                                                        Santa Maria Community Services Christy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 227-6023 Santa Maria Community Services Awarded $25,000 for COVID-19 Relief from The Charles H. Dater ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    At a time when no soccer is being played nationwide, FC Cincinnati supporters have made it clear they’re more eager than ever for its return. Ahead of West End Stadium’s opening next spring, the club announced the second phase of ticket sales for the stadium early last month, which featured premium club seating.  Considering the launch of premium tickets began during a global pandemic, there ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    FC Cincinnati and FC Cincinnati Foundation, in partnership with Cincinnati Public, Covington Independent and North College Hill, is proud to present the Learning Is Cool Academic Achievement Drive-Thru! Learning Is Cool is an incentive program that rewards and recognizes students for strong academic performance. We are proud to recognize the students listed below from Cincinnati Public, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
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    Categories: Census 2020, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 02, 2020
    Dear Boychoir Community, As an organization that supports young men and their families by creating community around artistic programming and education, I feel as if it’s important to take a moment to recognize the pain and anger and sadness that is gripping our country now. The Boychoir is committed to being a place where boys feel welcome and can fully be themselves. None of that is dependent ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, June 02, 2020
     We are ramping up our services and access as the pandemic evolves and capacity allows.   Bringing the Library to Your Constituents ·        At this time we are not providing public library service in the way we were before the pandemic. However, we are committed to supporting the community however we can. If you’d like to explore ways that we might provide services and resources to your ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, June 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Activates Ohio National Guard in Columbus  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today granted a request from Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther and Columbus Police Chief Thomas Quinlan to activate the Ohio National Guard to assist in responding to incidents of ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, Human Interest, Education, COVID-19
    Monday, June 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30,  2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos 614-420-6947   COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH:Director’s Order that Reopens Facilities Providing Child Care Services, with Exceptions
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, June 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Activates Ohio National Guard in Cleveland (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— This evening, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine granted a request from Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson and Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams to activate the Ohio National Guard to assist in responding to ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, June 01, 2020
    WEEK IN REVIEW Sunday, May 31, 2020 Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week ending May 31, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, and provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as announced new opening dates established as part of ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, June 01, 2020
    Dear Friends, At Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF), we have been aligning all we do to creating a community where racial equity may finally have the chance to become a reality. One where freedom and justice is not a right that only white people enjoy. This week, I hang my head in pain and despair for the failures of our nation – and yes – our community. The weight of systemic racism is in full ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, Human Interest, Education, COVID-19
    Saturday, May 30, 2020
    Just 10 days ago, we put out the call for artists to create an anthem that captured the spirit of our city. And our musician community more than answered. Hit the playlist below to enjoy & celebrate with us the wide range of Cincinnati love that was created.No judgement allowed (except for the actual judges).  WE LOVE YOU, CINCINNATI! Let's support our good friend and Mexican composer Alfonso ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Contest, Entertainment, General News Article, Past News
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    SAVE THE DATE JULY 15TH & 16TH P&G's 9th Annual Signal Summit will showcase breakthrough innovation and digital excellence from leading companies and thinkers from throughout the world. For the second year, Cintrifuse has arranged exclusive “Live Stream” access to Signal’s main stage. The theme of the 2020 P&G Signal Conference is “Winning In Any Environment”. With the present uncertainties, ...read more
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    Friday, May 29, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 28, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PHARMACY TESTING: Governor DeWine announced today ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    To order contact: http://www.vie-ability.orgAbby Stapf | Channel Sales Manager- Commercial 513- 7 abby.stapf@cincyblind.org 
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    Friday, May 29, 2020
      To order contact: For more information or to purchase, contact Bryan Heeb (859) 445-1677 | Bryan.Heeb@cincyblind.org orAbby Stapf (513) 658-1171 | Abby.Stapf@cincyblind.org 
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    Friday, May 29, 2020
      For more information contact Abby Stapf at Abby.Stapf@cincyblind.org or 513-658-1171  
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    For more information contact Abby Stapf at Abby.Stapf@cincyblind.org or 513-658-1171  
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    Source Looking for a new learning app (or two) for your kids? The standouts below are great for learning math, language arts, coding, emotional health, and everything in between. And for a limited time, they’re all offering an extended 30-day free trial. Start yours by May 31 to take advantage of the extra access. Epic This vast digital library puts 40,000 high-quality ebooks and audiobooks ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Education, Past News
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Greetings Community, In support of Governor Mike DeWine’s commitment to the Investment in Ohio’s Future, the Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, in partnership with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, will offer a $1M funding opportunity for faith-based and community-based organizations. The funds will be directed toward community-based strategies for mental ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source Grants are awarded for teaching and research Ten of Miami University’s Fulbright semifinalists have been offered 2020-2021 grants and two have been named alternates. These are the most offers Miami has ever received in a single year. Fulbright, the largest U.S. exchange program, provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English teaching assistant programs ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source   By Susan Meikle, university news and communications  More than 50 graduate students participated in Miami University Graduate School’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition earlier this semester in the traditional face-to-face format. The 10 finalists competed April 28 in the final round, which, like most other events during these Stay-Safe-Ohio days, was held remotely. Rose Marie ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    SourceCollege of Engineering and Computing, the Regionals and an engineering student are involved By Margo Kissell, university news and communications Miami University’s department of mechanical and manufacturing engineering (MME) is making at least 500 face shields for health care workers using an injection molding process it developed. Meanwhile, at the Regionals, the department of ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source   by Karen O'Hara, Global Initiatives Think about the topics of discussion that you might avoid during your next intergenerational family dinner. Now think about your willingness to discuss those topics with a group of college students from all sorts of majors and backgrounds. Would you feel comfortable enough to speak freely? At Miami, students in IDS 253, Voices Intergroup Dialogue, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    InterAct for Change recently awarded a total of $20,000 in scholarships to nursing and dental hygiene students to support their pursuit of careers in health care:Anna M. Drake Memorial Scholarship: Jahnaé Ellis of Cincinnati, Xavier University, and Connor Wilkinson of Milford, Xavier UniversityIda W. Casey Memorial Scholarship: Jessica Otis of Cincinnati, University of Cincinnati.Laura Rosnagle ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source A mysterious inflammatory syndrome tied to COVID-19 has been reported in the Bluegrass state, according to news reports. Cases have also been reported in Ohio and Indiana. Symptoms of the syndrome — dubbed multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children — can vary. But patients tend to have symptoms similar to those found in Kawasaki disease, a rare childhood illness that causes inflammation ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source A new synthetic opioid may already be in the Cincinnati area (DeMio, Cincinnati Enquirer, 5/18). Isotonitazene has been detected in the blood of people who died of overdoses in Illinois and Indiana, where it was mixed with cocaine. The Hamilton County coroner plans to get a standard test for the drug so it can be added to toxicity screens for those who die from overdose in the county. Some ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Source Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced initial findings from his Minority Health Strike Force, which was formed in April in response to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on African Americans (Swilley, WCPO, 5/21). Dr. O'dell Owens, President and CEO of Interact for Health, is among those serving on the committee. Recommendations include establishing culturally appropriate and accessible ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Source With the re-opening, there will be a number of modifications to ensure the safety of all customers and employees. There will be a maximum capacity of 10 people in the store, including employees, allowed at any given time. Employees will monitor store capacity and form lines outside the shop if necessary. Markers will be placed both inside and outside of the shop for reference to allow ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Source CINCINNATI – FC Cincinnati General Manager Gerard Nijkamp has announced the official hiring of Jaap Stam (pronounced YAHPP STAHM) as the club’s new head coach. Stam, 47, joins FC Cincinnati following managerial stints in England at Reading (2016-18), as well as in his native Holland at PEC Zwolle (2018-19) and Feyenoord (2019). Stam had a prolific 15-year playing career which saw him star ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    SourceWork to Focus on Developing Vaccine Nanoparticles, Studying Effects on Heart Tissue, Data Analysis, and How Virus Affects Foster Youth, ADHD, and Sickle Cell DiseaseFrom developing a potential vaccine based on nanoparticles to tracking how the pandemic has disrupted life for foster children, scientists at Cincinnati Children’s have launched six projects aimed at understanding and defeating ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Source Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park today announced a $3 million pledge from Digi and Mike Schueler to help construct its new mainstage theater complex and to support artistic programming for the next five years. “Digi and Mike’s extraordinary gift leads us into the homestretch of our capital campaign,” says Blake Robison, artistic director. “And making a five-year commitment to our future ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 26, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Issues Statement Condemning Threats Against Legislators Emilia and Vernon Sykes (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Governor Mike DeWine today issued the following statement about threats of violence made over the weekend against Ohio House Minority Leader Emilia Sykes and State Senator ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, COVID-19, Community, News
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 26, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update:  Congregate Care Unified Response Teams  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  NEW CONGREGATE CARE UNIFIED RESPONSE TEAMS: Governor DeWine announced ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Tuesday, May 26, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH:Director's Order that Reopens Gyms, Dance Instruction Studios, and Other Personal Fitness Venues, with ExceptionsDirector's Order ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 26, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 24, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Commemorates Memorial Day with Wreath-Laying at Ohio Statehouse (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— In keeping with the Memorial Day tradition of a wreath-laying ceremony at the Ohio Statehouse, Governor DeWine placed a wreath at Veterans Plaza in remembrance of the men and women who ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Saturday, May 23, 2020
    Application Period for the Hamilton County Small Business Relief Program Starts This Afternoon   Beginning this afternoon, small businesses in Hamilton County will be able to start the application process to enter the lottery for the Hamilton County Small Business Relief Program that awards $2,500, $5,000 and $10,000 grants to eligible businesses.   The application period is May 20 - May 27 at ...read more
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    Saturday, May 23, 2020
    General Learning and Games ✅Indoor Activities for busy toddlers https://busytoddler.com/2020/03/indoor-activities  ✅Play with fave show characters and learn too https://pbskids.org  ✅Math and Reading games https://www.funbrain.com  ✅300,000+ FREE printable worksheets from toddlers to teens https://www.123homeschool4me.com/home-school-free-printables/   ✅ClickSchooling brings you daily ...read more
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    Saturday, May 23, 2020
    CONTACT:                                                                               Christy Cauley                                                                          Santa Maria Community Services Christy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 227-6023 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2020 Santa Maria Community Services Awarded $35,000 Toward COVID-19 Relief CINCINNATI, OH – Santa Maria ...read more
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    Saturday, May 23, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Issues Flag Lowering Orders For COVID-19 Victims, Memorial Day (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— In accordance with orders issued by the President of the United States of America and to honor the victims of the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor DeWine has ordered that all U.S. and Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Saturday, May 23, 2020
    Source   CINCINNATI – FC Cincinnati General Manager Gerard Nijkamp has announced the official hiring of Jaap Stam (pronounced YAHPP STAHM) as the club’s new head coach. Stam, 47, joins FC Cincinnati following managerial stints in England at Reading (2016-18), as well as in his native Holland at PEC Zwolle (2018-19) and Feyenoord (2019). Stam had a prolific 15-year playing career which saw him ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    We have great news for members of the Mercantile Library. It just reopened for members-only access, with strict adherence to the latest business guidelines. The first 30 minutes during business hours will be dedicated to those in the at-risk category, and all visitors and employees must wear a mask. New library hours are 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays. The ...read more
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    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 20, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH:Camp Safe Ohio OrderOrder that Rescinds and Maintains Portions of the Stay Safe Ohio OrderUrgent Health Advisory: Ohioans ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    We’re looking for love stories that have scenes at the Playhouse, and we’d love to include yours! Did you meet your spouse or significant other at the Playhouse? Was it where you had your first date? Did you get engaged after a show? Has Playhouse marked a special occasion for you both? Is it where you've had date nights for years? Tell us how the Playhouse is a part of your romance, and you ...read more
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    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    Please visit Automated People Mover Operation & Maintenance and Related Services for further details!Notified Categories:423860 - Transportation Equipment and Supplies (except Motor Vehicle) Merchant Wholesalers485111 - Mixed Mode Transit Systems485112 - Commuter Rail Systems485113 - Bus and Other Motor Vehicle Transit Systems485119 - Other Urban Transit Systems485210 - Interurban and Rural Bus ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, COVID-19, News, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor Issues Statement on the Death of Annie Glenn (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today Governor DeWine issued the following statement on the death of Annie Glenn. "Fran and I were saddened to learn of the death of Annie Glenn.  She was always kind and gracious to us whenever we saw ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 18, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Safety Checks, Twin Valley Update, Veterans Home Update (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  BAR/RESTAURANT SAFETY ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    Source   The great connectivity migrationHow the COVID-19 outbreak changed where and how we communicateby The AT&T Business Editorial Team So much has changed in such a short time. Within a matter of days, we went from working in our offices to working from home. From face-to-face meetings in conference rooms to web conferencing from our kitchen tables. From picking up the office line to ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    Some great tips, tools, and thoughts as we get ready to re-open some of our nonprofits.   Board Actions:   NEW - How to Build a Culture of Inquiry During the COVID-19 Crisis - Board SourceNEW - Ask an Expert - FREE - typically a members-only Board Source benefit, during this time it will be open for the entire communityUPDATED - Pro Bono Partnership of Ohio - brief updated 5/13   CARES Act ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans Urgent Health Advisory (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  OHIOANS PROTECTING OHIOANS URGENT HEALTH ADVISORY: Governor ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    Cincinnati Food Resource ListEBT ProgramCOVID-19 Update: Pandemic EBT, Additional Services to Reopen, Staying ConnectedUSDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in OhioMore information on the EBT Program  
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    Source   CLEVELAND — For the chance to win $1,000, Cleveland law firm Herman Legal Group is asking undocumented immigrant workers to answer the following question: What do you think of when you hear the word immigrant? Richard Herman, the law firm’s founder, has many thoughts on the subject. Herman has practiced immigration law for 25 years, and as the COVID-19 pandemic has unfolded, he’s ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    Source   CLEVELAND, OH – 8 de mayo de 2020 – (LATINX NEWSWIRE) – En un esfuerzo por alentar una mayor apreciación por los trabajadores inmigrantes indocumentados, muchos de los cuales trabajan valientemente al frente del COVID-19 en industrias críticas como la de salud[1] y la distribución de alimentos[2], Herman Legal Group está patrocinando un concurso de composición escrita de $ 1,000. Los ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, May 19, 2020
    CINCINNATI — May 19, 2020 – The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber is partnering with P&G, CVG and Brain Brew Custom Bourbon, to supply free RESTART Kits to businesses across the Cincinnati region. The RESTART Kits are helping companies re-establish operations with a healthy return at a time when resources are limited and money is scarce.   Kristen Bailey, Owner of Sweets & Meats BBQ, is ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 17, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-619-6237   Governor DeWine Delivers Virtual Address to Miami University's Class of 2020 (OXFORD, Ohio)— Governor Mike DeWine this weekend gave a virtual commencement address for Miami University's online graduation ceremonies.   Governor DeWine was originally scheduled to be the speaker for the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957   Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week ending May 15, 2020Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, and provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as several new opening dates established as ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Appoints Two to Fill Judicial Vacancies (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced two appointments to fill judicial vacancies. He appointed John M. Halliday to serve as a judge on the Washington County Court of Common Pleas, General and Domestic ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    We may be making music from home these days and it wasn’t quite the end to our season that we expected, but the Boychoir is indeed alive and well. Keep reading to see what we’ve been up to!Connection and Virtual Singing So, what have the boys been doing since the shutdown? In true Boychoir fashion, we've been connecting and singing! The Boychoir hosted several meetups in different configurations. ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    Source There is a saying about change by William Arthur Ward that I once read, “The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.”   If there is one thing that we can count on from a regulatory perspective, it is that we need to learn to adjust the sails and do so quickly.  We have received numerous questions from clients over the past few ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    THC Board, Regional Leaders & COVID-19 Task Force: Last weekend The Health Collaborative hosted the first Regional Testing Strategy Development meeting to develop an approach for Region 6 to align with the Ohio Department of Health statewide goals. Representatives from 3 Steering Committees and other experts described the current state and barriers, and developed recommendations. From those, 9 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    Source   In many ways, it is the best of times for those among us who are interested in transforming American health care. With the emergence of COVID19, there is deep, broad recognition of our deeply fractured system of healthcare and public health and the long road ahead to improve on it. The question is no longer whether we should strengthen our healthcare infrastructure but how. For the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 14, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: New Responsible RestartOhio Opening Dates (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following sector opening dates established as part of the Responsible RestartOhio plan.  CHILD CARE: MAY ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, May 15, 2020
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    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Dear Business Owners, Community Partners, and Neighborhood Business Districts,   To assist local businesses with responsible social distancing compliance, the City of Cincinnati is working on an innovative pilot program called the Outdoor Street Dining Pilot Program that will give our restaurant and bar community the opportunity to expand their outdoor seating in creative ways. Although this ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Hello Certified Firms, Contractors, Small Business Associations and City Staff - Re: Bidding Opportunities (COVID19 - Developer hosting remote meeting) The City of Cincinnati Department of Community & Economic Development’s Meet and Confer will be hosted by 1814, LLC on FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2020 at 10 AM, REMOTELY, through Google Hangouts. As the City utilizes its limited staff model and to assist in ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Community, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Important Announcement: Conference Center Closed Indefinitely   As COVID-19 continues to spread in our region and as measures to contain its spread and protect our communities remain in effect, Interact for Health has decided to suspend the use of its conference center indefinitely.   The closure will be in effect immediately and all scheduled events will be canceled.   For more than 17 ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Dear Business Owners, Community Partners, and Neighborhood Business Districts,   Last week Governor DeWine announced that restaurants and bars will be permitted to reopen for outside dining starting May 15, followed by inside dining on May 21. To assist restaurants and bars with responsible social distancing compliance, the City of Cincinnati is working on an innovative initiative that will give ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, News, Education, Community
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Hello Certified Firms, Contractors, Small Business Associations and City Staff - Re: Bidding Opportunities (COVID19 - Developer hosting remote meeting) – College Hill Station The City of Cincinnati Department of Community & Economic Development’s Meet and Confer will be hosted by College Hill Station, LLC on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at 2:00 pm, REMOTELY, through Turnbull Wahlert Construction. As ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Community, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Source Winston Churchill, during the nine months of the Blitz in World War II, called out the work of the British Air Force with the now famous quote, “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” Again, at this time in history, the so few – hospital and health care workers, EMS teams, police and fire professionals, foodservice and grocery workers, and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, News, Past News, Community
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    Issue 7 Passage Moves Hamilton County Forward Hamilton County’s transportation funding for Issue 7 has passed! It’s a significant move to drive us forward to a more equitable future for our region. Now more than ever, the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic – which has disproportionately impacted people of color in our community – has shed a glaring light on system inequities we must ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, News, COVID-19, Education
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    Source The Columbus Foundation—Nonprofit Emergency Fund The Columbus Foundation is accepting applications from 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in Franklin County that have been directly impacted by the Coronavirus. Applications may be submitted that detail and document unexpected loss of revenue and/or unexpected increases in expenses directly related to the Coronavirus. For any questions email ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Census 2020, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    SourceLATINOS EN CINCINNATI DETENGAMOS LA PROPAGACION DEL COVID-19 PROTEGETE A TI MISMO Y A LOS DEMAS   SI ESTAS ENFERMO:Quedate en casaSi tienes tos, problemas para respirar, fiebre, dolor de garganta o no te sientes bien, llama al Departamento de Salud de Cincinnati al numero o envianos un texto al 513-503-6987 PROTÉGETE A TI MISMO Y A LOS DEMÁSMantén al menos 6 pies (2 metros) entre los ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    SourceA message from frontline employees at The Christ Hospital Health NetworkHow do you define grateful? You may have seen this photo on “Good Morning America” and other outlets. If you’re Kelsey Kerr, surgical ICU nurse at The Christ Hospital, grateful is being able to have your mother hug you, even if it is through a bedsheet.The Christ Hospital Foundation is extraordinarily grateful to all ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    The Kenton County Airport Board (“KCAB”) is soliciting proposals for the Repair of 6 Million Gallon Basin Modular Cover.   Please review the attached notice for information regarding this ITB.   A copy of the Invitation to Bid (ITB) may be downloaded from our website http://www.cvgairport.com/bids - Current Opportunities. 20-30 Repair of 6 Million Gallon Basin Modular Cover - AD
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, Community, News
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    Hello Community Outreach Representative,   The attached invitation regarding the Uptown Gateway Development project was distributed to our database of diverse, construction related companies specific to the following categories:  Pump/Place/Finish Slab on Metal DeckStructural SteelMiscellaneous SteelFire ProofingExterior and Interior Framing and Sub-straightsShaftsWindow & Curtain WallMetal ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, COVID-19, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    This is big. There’s an incredible new opportunity for recovered COVID-19 patients to help their community. In coordination with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Red Cross is seeking people who are fully recovered from COVID-19 to sign up to donate plasma to help current COVID-19 patients. If you have recovered from a positive COVID-19 diagnosis and wish to be a convalescent ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Pandemic EBT, Additional Services to Reopen, Staying Connected (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following COVID-19 updates.  PANDEMIC EBT PLAN: Governor DeWine announced that the Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    Bid #20-33 Preformed Thermoplastic Airfield Pavement Marking InstallationThe above-mentioned Invitation to Bid is ready for download at www.cvgairport.com/bids - Start Here - Bid Opportunities.   If you haven’t registered yet, you will need to do so and it is free of charge.
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, Community, News
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    Source   Dear Friends of the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA, I hope you are staying safe and healthy during these unprecedented times. During this time of need, we at the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA continue to work with our partners to see how we can address the needs of the most vulnerable members of our community, particularly the needs of our students.   As you know, during the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, COVID-19, Fund Raising, News
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    Source Interact for Health is pleased to support a new school-based health center in Brown County, Ohio, a partnership between PrimaryPlus, a Federally Qualified Health Center, and Ripley Union Lewis Huntington School District. The 1,550 square foot PrimaryPlus-Ripley opens May 4 on the Catherine Street side of RULH Elementary School, 502 S. Second St. in Ripley. It will serve the entire RULH ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    Source   During the first months of the coronavirus pandemic, the headlines have—appropriately—focused on the direct impacts of the virus, the case counts, hospitalizations and social distancing measures.  But lurking underneath these headlines are many other crises—problems that may have always been present but are now elevated because of the stress of the pandemic and the isolation so many ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    Source   E-cigarette, tobacco use in Greater Cincinnati More than 1 in 3 Greater Cincinnati adults (34%) use some type of tobacco product, according to the Greater Cincinnati Adult Tobacco Survey. Cigarette use is most common, but new products such as electonic cigarettes have emerged.  In recent years, the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products has increased dramatically among youth and young ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, May 12, 2020
    THC Board, Regional Leaders & COVID-19 Task Force: This week, our team, together with the regional disaster preparedness coalition and the national guard demobilized the Duke Energy Center alternate care site, returning and removing rented equipment. If needed, the site will be ready to reactivate to accept patients within four to seven days.  In addition, our hospitals and providers are ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 11, 2020
    EVICTION PREVENTION HELP This notice includes information about who to contact for information about your legal rights in eviction, and resources for help. If you are facing eviction, do not wait to seek help.Help When Facing Eviction The Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati (Rent Payment Assistance; and Free legal assistance for those who qualify) (Language Services Available) Call: (513) ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Saturday, May 09, 2020
    Read full story at www.WCPO.comBy: Josh Bazan  
    Categories: News, Resources, Community, Press Release
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    Hello Certified Firms, Contractors, Small Business Associations and City Staff - Re: Bidding Opportunities (COVID19 - Developer hosting remote meeting) The City of Cincinnati Department of Community & Economic Development’s Meet and Confer will be hosted by 6558 Gracely, LLC on Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 at 10 am, REMOTELY, through Zoom. As the City utilizes its limited staff model and to assist ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, Community, News
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    UPDATE!!!! Hello Certified Firms, Contractors, Small Business Associations and City Staff –   Al. Neyer has issued an addendum to the Powell Valve project Meet and Confer to be held on May 20, 2020. The project scope will also include casework.   Attached, please find the agenda with the construction project of which will be presented. Feel free to reach out to the developers to view plans. ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, News, Community
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-44-0957   COVID-19 Update: Reopening of Restaurants, Bars, and Personal Care Services (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today announced the next phase of the Responsible RestartOhio plan as it relates to restaurants, bars, and personal ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    The 2020 Bengals Schedule Is Here! Check out the Cincinnati Bengals schedule release video by clicking below. Follow us on our social channels @Bengals on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram.WATCH HERE  
    Categories: Entertainment, News, Community, Human Interest, Sports
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    The Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority has posted an Invitation for Bids for Door & Window Replacement at the San Marco.  Documents are located at:  https://cintimha.com/?solicitation=sol-2020-3007-san-marco-door-window-replacement   An optional walkthrough will be on May 15 at 10:30 am at 1601 Madison Road, Cincinnati.   Bids are due by 10 am (local time) on June 2.  
    Categories: Bidding, News, Community
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    CONTACTO DE MEDIOS Amanda Nageleisen amanda.nageleisen@uchealth.com 513-503-3368 Christa Hyson, MPH chyson@healthcollab.org (513) 247-5254  COVID-19 Sitio Regional de Atención Alternativa para Desmovilizar El sitio de atención del Duke Energy Center permanecerá listo para reactivarse si es necesario CINCINNATI (lunes 4 de mayo de 2020) - El sitio de atención alternativa COVID-19 de la ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    CONTACTO DE MEDIOS: Christa Hyson, MPH Gerente Senior, Relaciones Externas (513) 247-5254  Expandir Con Responsibilidad los Servicios de Atención Médica en Nuestra Región Los hospitales del Gran Cincinnati están listos y seguros para usted y sus seres queridos CINCINNATI, OH, 5 DE MAYO de 2020 – mientras nuestra región se preparaba en marzo para un oleada significativa de casos de COVID-19 a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine issued the following statement on the proposed legislative amendments regarding state public health orders: "My administration is focused on the important things we need to do to help businesses responsibly reopen while protecting Ohioans' ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    The Cincinnati Reds are gearing up for the future baseball season with some fun promotions. Kicking off this month, the Reds Hall of Fame and Museum 2020 Collectible Gift Series features the Paul Derringer Bobblehead. Reds fans can order up to two of these bobbleheads online through the HOF Admission Voucher Program. When you purchase a HOF ticket voucher for $12 during the month of May, you will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: State Budget Impact (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  STATE BUDGET IMPACT: Due to the economic impact of COVID-19, ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Issues Statement on Death of Former Sheriff Dwight Radcliff (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Governor DeWine issued the following statement regarding the death of former Pickaway County Sheriff Dwight Radcliff:  "Former Pickaway County Sheriff Dwight Radcliff has been my friend ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, May 06, 2020
    UC Health has a rich history of extending our purpose of advancing healing and reducing suffering beyond the walls of the hospital setting. We find ourselves in a unique and, we hope, once-in-a-lifetime public health crisis. The past few months have upended our region, our country and our world, especially for those of us in healthcare. We are leading the Southwest Ohio region in emergency ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    SourceUse una cubierta de tela para la cara para ayudar a desacelerar la propagación del COVID-19Cómo usar una cubierta de tela para la cara Las cubiertas de tela para la cara deben:ajustarse de manera firme pero cómoda contra los lados de la caraasegurarse a las orejas con algún tipo de lazoincluir varias capas de telapermitir respirar sin restricciónpoder lavarse y secarse en secadora sin ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    Source We’re happy to continue providing updated resources for you and your team. There are several new resources as well as updates, which you can find below. Please let us know if you have other challenges that we could help with. Board Actions: NEW - How Nonprofits and Board Members Can Respond to COVID-19 - Board Source CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, Economic Security Act):REPEATED - ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    GivingTuesday Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio is still serving local families and still changing local lives in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Give today and make our #GivingTuesdayNow a great success at http://ow.ly/yCie50zsiVX or text CCSWOH to 76278   Praying in Solidarity Join us Monday, May 11 at 11:00 AM for our first Praying in Solidarity weekly prayer on our Facebook page. ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Testing Priority, Ohio BMVs (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  TESTING UPDATE:  Governor DeWine today provided an update on ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    Today is #GivingTuesdayNow — a global day of giving when compassionate people all over the world rally to do good and spread positivity. As individuals, families and communities struggle with life changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are still experiencing unexpected emergencies, like needing lifesaving blood or a safe place to stay in the aftermath of home fires, storms and other ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    Dear Supporter,  Countless underserved communities have benefitted from your support of the National Urban League (NUL). For decades, we have empowered minority Americans across the nation and will continue to fight for our communities during these unprecedented times, but we need your help. Please join us tomorrow on #GivingTuesdayNow by making your first donation to NUL and helping us fight ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    May is Community Action Month, and for 56 years, we have been serving our community through Head Start, Career Pathways, Home Energy Assistance Program, and other emergency services, providing opportunities to lift individuals and families out of poverty.  This year, things have shifted, but our mission remains strong.  We have served 1,658 customers through our Home Energy Assistance Program. We ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    Dr. King said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” #GivingTuesdayNow is your chance to donate to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and support us as we work toward inclusive freedom locally, nationally and globally. Together, we can answer Dr. King’s question and strive for a more equitable future for all through education that inspires ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
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    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    Bearcats, On behalf of UC Athletics, we hope you and your family are healthy and safe. In these unprecedented moments, we are all reminded of how much of a role sports play in each of our lives, and how important they are to all of us. On #GivingTuesdayNow, we are asking for your help in providing critical resources for our nearly 500 student-athletes through support of our Next Level ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    First Financial Bank becomes the first partner to name a premium space at West End Stadium VIEW FULL STORYThe First Financial Club offers one of most unique premium space design concepts in Major League Soccer and North American sports, the space will resemble a beer hall as a nod to Cincinnati’s rich brewing history and tradition. It will also be available for private events and gatherings on ...read more
    Categories: News, Sports, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, May 04, 2020
    During this time of incredible upheaval and uncertainty, more people are starting to understand that our world is much smaller, and much more connected than some may have realized. We are witnessing a virus spread rampantly to all corners of the globe that is disrupting how we live our daily lives, how we treat each other, even what we would give up for the betterment of our neighbors. I’m left ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 04, 2020
    Spring 2002 Investor Letter After an impressive calendar year 2019, the first quarter of the new decade brought unprecedented volatility to the equity markets. The S&P 500 finished the quarter down over 19% and dropped over 33% from peak to trough as investors grappled with the economic and financial impact of COVID-19 related shutdowns. Read More. Wellness Tip: Build Resiliency Resilience is a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, May 04, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   COVID-19 Update: Advisory Groups on Restaurants, and Personal Services (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  ADVISORY GROUPS ON RESTAURANTS AND ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, May 04, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   Governor DeWine Orders Flags Lowered in Remembrance of Kent State Tragedy (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—In honor of the lives of those killed and injured and those whose lives were forever altered by the tragedy of May 4, 1970, at Kent State University, Governor DeWine ordered that all United ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Education, Past News
    Sunday, May 03, 2020
    Many Hispanic families are looking for tutors for their kids. Please check out this free service organized by two University of Cincinnati students.https://www.brainwavetutoring.org/ Hello! Welcome to Brainwave, a free online tutoring platform for students K-12. We strive to match all students with the highest quality level of tutors that arise from a variety of colleges in order to maximize on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Sunday, May 03, 2020
    Click Here for linksCoronavirus (COVID-19) Preguntas Frecuentes Para minimizar la propagación del coronavirus (COVID-19) y continuar con operaciones de negocio, ahora nuestro personal está cumpliendo con sus tareas a través del teletrabajo. Mientras que estemos operando desde diferentes locales físicos, al momento no anticipamos problemas mayores en la continuación de proveerle a empleadores, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, May 01, 2020
    We have positive news as Governor DeWine has recently announced a plan for the reopening of some medical offices and commercial businesses in the coming weeks, which will start to bring back a sense of normalcy. As we learn more about this multi-phase plan, I am looking forward to visiting my favorite shops, restaurants, and attractions as more businesses open in the near future. While schools ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-420-6954   COVID-19 Update: Prison PPE, ODRC Update (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PRISON PPE:  Governor DeWine announced today that Ohio has provided more than 1.1 ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that the Ohio Department of Health has issued a "Stay Safe Ohio Order." The new order, which incorporates the openings of businesses and services announced as part of the Responsible RestartOhio plan, will replace the previous ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 01, 2020
    Just as we were primed to kick off our final season at Nippert Stadium, the entire world ground to a halt while we dealt with a crisis unlike anything most of us have ever experienced. At times it’s left us confused, sad and alone. It’s impacted everyone to varying degrees and complexities. Yet, at the same time, we continue to see light in the world. Unwavering community support. Love and ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 01, 2020
    Bengals Show Admiration For Dalton, Confidence In Burrow Boomer Esiason lived it. He's glad Andy Dalton won't. One former Bengals franchise quarterback looked at Thursday's release of the latest former Bengals franchise quarterback to make room for the next Bengals franchise quarterback, Joe Burrow, and likes the future of both.   From Dalton To Burrow, Players Straddle The Eras When the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    "A Genuine Partnership": The Story of St. Cecilia School from ACEatND on Vimeo.
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    I am pleased to share the attached resource guide, titled Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and SSI Recipients – Steps to Take and Schedule of Payments.  This guide provides information for Social Security beneficiaries (retirement, survivors, disability) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients related to the COVID-19 economic impact payments. You can also find this resource, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: PPE Delivery, Employee Face- Covering Exceptions, Criminal Justice Grants, Class of 2020 Graduation (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2020 CONTACT: Christy Cauley Santa Maria Community Services Christy.Cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 557-7297 Santa Maria Community Services Awarded $50,000 from the Fifth Third Foundation Toward COVID-19 Relief CINCINNATI, OH – Santa Maria Community Services, Inc. is pleased to announce it has been awarded a grant from the Fifth Third Foundation. The ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    Categories: Census 2020, News, Past News, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    12 de marzo de 2020 Esta publicación se actualizó por última vez el 25 de marzo de 2020 a las 10:09 a. m. ¿La Biblioteca está abierta? No, todas las 41 sedes de la Biblioteca están cerradas al público hasta nuevo aviso. La directiva evaluará el estado de cierre todas las semanas. ¿Me multarán por entrega atrasada de materiales? No. Extenderemos los plazos hasta al menos el 6 de abril. Si ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, Past News
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    Si bien la Biblioteca está cerrada, el servicio de comidas hasta la puerta de su casa estará disponible para los jóvenes menores de 18 años, en lugares específicos. Los niños deben estar presentes para recibir su comida. Los lugares y horarios de atención para el servicio de comidas están sujetos a modificación. Las comidas están disponibles los lunes, miércoles y viernes en los siguientes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    11 de marzo de 2020 Actualizado con recursos nuevos el 27 de marzo de 2020 a las 11:20 a. m. La COVID-19 (coronavirus) se ha convertido en algo personal para muchas familias de nuestra área, especialmente ahora que las escuelas públicas y privadas se encuentran cerradas por el momento. Es inevitable que los niños tengan muchas preguntas; sin embargo, hacerlos sentir seguros y tranquilos, además ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    13 de marzo de 2020 Actualizado el 25 de marzo de 2020 a las 10:47 a. m. A medida que los esfuerzos por contener la propagación de la COVID-19 (coronavirus) aumentan con el cierre de las escuelas en Ohio, deseamos que los educadores y cuidadores sepan que, aunque las sedes de nuestra Biblioteca están cerradas al público por ahora, aún estamos presentes para ofrecerles información y recursos ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, Past News
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    9 de marzo de 2020 Actualizado el 20 de marzo de 2020 a las 11:52 a. m. En la Biblioteca, nos tomamos en serio nuestra función de proporcionar a la comunidad información precisa y actualizada, en especial, ante situaciones que pueden cambiar o evolucionar muy rápido. Nuestra máxima prioridad es la seguridad, la salud y el bienestar de nuestra comunidad hoy y siempre. En vista de la reciente ...read more
    Categories: Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    25 de Marzo de 2020 RECURSOS DE APRENDIZAJE EN CASA SOBRE EL COVID-19 Actualizado con recursos nuevos el 27 de marzo de 2020 a las 11:20 a. m. Escrito por Kelly Sheehy, Especialista de Contenido, Biblioteca Principal del Centro El 16 de marzo, la renombrada escritora de televisión, productora y autora Shonda Rhimes tuiteó “He estado enseñando en casa a un niño de 6 años y a uno de 8 años ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    The IRS recently issued time-sensitive guidance for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients with qualifying dependents eligible for Economic Impact Payments. They need to act quickly, before Thursday, May 5, 2020, in order to receive the full amount of their payments timely. We are working diligently to amplify this message into our communities as quickly as possible and could use help from ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 28, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update: Face Coverings, Advisory Groups on Restaurants, Barbershops, and Salons (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.    CUSTOMER FACE ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Education, News, COVID-19
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    Meditation a healthier way to deal with stress than tobacco use Many people may be tempted to return to smoking or vaping to deal with the stress caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Interact for Health recently asked Tonia Smith, a health coach, certified health education specialist and tobacco treatment specialist, to share her tips for dealing with stress without tobacco. As a former smoker, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Alcohol and Drug Testing Program will temporarily suspend training classes and in-person Breath Test Operator and Senior Operator permit renewal testing. For Breath Test Operators and Senior Operators who have a permit with an expiration date prior to August 1, 2020 AND who have not completed a renewal test, click here and follow the instructions to apply for ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    As news around the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues to evolve, we have decided that it is in the best interest of our employees, volunteers, and communities to officially cancel in-person signature programming and outreach through May 31st.  While we are having internal discussions on how to responsibly deploy our signature programming services (eBus, Banking to Go, Young Bankers Club), ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 27, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957 Praise for Governor DeWine's  Responsible RestartOhio Plan (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Business organizations across Ohio praised Governor DeWine's Responsible RestartOhio plan, which will restart Ohio's economy during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  OHIO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, OHIO COUNCIL OF ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 27, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 Governor DeWine Announces Details of Ohio's Responsible RestartOhio Plan (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today made several major announcements regarding Ohio's plan to responsibly restart Ohio's economy during the ongoing ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    Source Escrito por Kelly Sheehy, Especialista de Contenido, Biblioteca Principal del Centro Con todas las escuelas K-12 del estado de Ohio cerradas por orden del gobernador para ayudar a reducir el brote epidémico de COVID-19 (coronavirus), muchos padres y cuidadores están ansiosos por encontrar actividades que ayuden a mantener a sus hijos educados y entretenidos.  Si bien la Biblioteca puede ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    18 de Marzo de 2020 Actualizado el 23 de marzo de 2020 a las 4:19 p. m. Sea que su trabajo se haya visto afectado por el brote epidémico de COVID-19 (coronavirus) o su empresa u organización sin fines de lucro esté teniendo dificultades por este motivo, hemos recopilado recursos para ayudarlo a atravesar esta crisis. Solicitud de compensación por desempleo en Ohio El gobernador emitió una ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    Collaboration is Key to Address COVID-19 | We’re Ready to Care for Community   “We are all in this together” has never been truer than it is right now. In Greater Cincinnati, this means a shared feeling of sacrifice, resilience, and endurance. For our region’s major health care providers, it also means our commitment to work together to serve you – our community – and to care for all patients, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2020 Contact:  Christy Cauley   Santa Maria Community Services christy.cauley@santamaria-cincy.org (513) 557-7297 Santa Maria Community Services Responds to Urgent COVID19 Needs by Joining #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity   CINCINNATI, OH – Santa Maria Community Services is responding to meet the needs of families in the Price Hill ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    SourceWhat are the new rules Ohioans must follow for reopening and visiting businesses?Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine outlined the plans to start slowly reopening that state economy amid the coronavirus pandemic. COLUMBUS, Ohio — Monday marked a long-awaited announcement from Gov. Mike DeWine - the marching orders for starting to get back to work as the coronavirus threat begins to be flattened and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    La Mega Media Inc. is offering local businesses free advertising, to continue to reach Hispanic customers during the pandemic COVID-19. Businesses have been severely affected due to government measures that have been implemented in order to stop the spread of COVID-19.  La Mega Media, Inc is to be the bridge between our community and the local companies that serve them. We know that right now ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, News
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    This new round of the application process for the Coronavirus Relief Package has been signed. As your community foundation, we are committed to helping you navigate this next process and support you during this time. Additional lending institutions have been included and may be better equipped to reach small nonprofits and small businesses, including those that are minority-owned and operate in ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    IN THE NEWS! HORAN was featured in The Lane Report's "Make It Work Series" This Week Financial advising and insurance benefits firm HORAN took early action to help keep its employees safe from the spread of COVID-19 and provide education and encouragement to its clients. Though the business is recognized as essential, the majority of HORAN’s employees have been working from home since mid-March ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    Source GE Additive, a local business, set out to solve the problem of dwindling stocks of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in our community. Employees at GE Additive felt compelled to help local front-line workers during the COVID-19 crisis and saw a need in their communities for PPE and began reaching out to friends, family, and personal connections to learn more about their needs. The ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Human Interest, Education, News
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    State Of Euphoria As Joe Burrow Comes Home No. 1 How big is Joe Burrow? Once Ohio Governor Mike DeWine got the word, Thursday night that Cincinnati had kicked off the most viewed and necessary sports event in years by taking Burrow No. 1, he went to his feed to congratulate his fellow "Ohioan," and told the world he can't wait to see him play.Bengaldom Expands With Selection Of Burrow The Burrow ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    La Vanguardia te mantiene informado sobre el Censo 2020
    Categories: News, Press Release, Census 2020, Past News
    Monday, April 27, 2020
    April 27, 2020 - UPDATE We regret to say that we are officially cancelling RSP 2020 for a couple reasons. Here are just a few:We don’t know how long the lock-down will be and when people will come back to the labsHealth liabilitiesFew applicants_________________________________________________________________ ​The P&G Resident Scholar Program (RSP) is a unique job shadowing experience designed ...read more
    Categories: Education, Past News, News, Press Release
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    The Kenton County Airport Board (“KCAB”) is soliciting proposals for High Voltage Building Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Replacement.   Please review the attached notice for information regarding this ITB.   A copy of the Invitation to Bid (ITB) may be downloaded from our website http://www.cvgairport.com/bids - Current Opportunities. 
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, News, Community
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    The Kenton County Airport Board (“KCAB”) is soliciting proposals for Stormwater Treatment Plant Dissolved Oxygen Monitoring System.   Please review the attached notice for information regarding this ITB.   A copy of the Invitation to Bid (ITB) may be downloaded from our website http://www.cvgairport.com/bids - Current Opportunities. 
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Bidding, News
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: How Environmental Changes Impact Health Risk (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— During today's regular COVID-19 update, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted invited Mark Weir, Ph.D., an assistant professor of Environmental Health at The Ohio State University, to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, News, Education
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    Bengals Take Joe Burrow No. 1 Overall Despite late trade rumors and early speculation book-ending a canceled pro day and virtual reality, the Bengals did Thursday night what everybody said they were going to do for the past four months when they took LSU quarterback Joe Burrow with the first pick in the NFL's first-ever remote draft. Using their first overall No. 1 selection in 17 years, the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, News, Entertainment, Sports
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    Boychoir Virtual Auditions May 4 and June 1 Dear Boychoir Community, Do you know a boy who loves to sing? Do you know a boy who wants to sing other boys who love to sing? We’re starting our auditions for the 2020-2021 season with Zoom auditions May 4th and June 1st! Even while we’re staying at home, we’re planning for a wonderful 2020-2021 season with excellent music education and exciting ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Human Interest, News, Entertainment
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    The Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority has posted an Invitation for Bid (IFB) for Solicitation No. 2020-3005, The President – 784 Greenwood Ave – Replacement of Chiller project manual and drawings to the CMHA website at:  https://cintimha.com/?solicitation=sol-2020-3005-the-president-784-greenwood-ave-replacement-of-chiller    Bid Due Date:  05/27/2020 @ 10:00 a.m. Pre-Bid (contractor) ...read more
    Categories: Bidding, Human Interest, News, Community
    Thursday, April 23, 2020
    It gets a tad easier to shelter in place when the sun is shining, just as its been doing this week. And though the sun is shining, it’s Christmastime at The Children’s Theater of Cincinnati. The group launched TCT Everywhere, an online resource for parents, teachers, and students that provides study guides, crafts, and more. Each day this week is celebrating the holidays with A Quarantine ...read more
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, April 23, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Elective Surgery Order, Mental Health CareLine (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  ELECTIVE SURGERY ORDER:  Dr. Acton today ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, April 23, 2020
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    Categories: Chamber, Hispanic Facts, Past News, Service request, Economic, News, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Source CINCINNATI — Doctors at The Christ Hospital have gotten federal approval for a possible breakthrough to treat some of the illest coronavirus patients.Ohio State leaders announced it was approved to go statewide Thursday.   The Hoxworth Blood Center will work with hospitals in the area to identify potential donors and take plasma donations, then turn that plasma around for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Source   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – READ IN SPANISH  GREATER CINCINNATI HOSPITALS COLLECTING CONVALESCENT PLASMA FOR COVID-19 TREATMENT CINCINNATI, OH, APRIL 9, 2020 – Regional collaboration makes Greater Cincinnati stronger. Hoxworth Blood Center at the University of Cincinnati is working closely with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to collect and distribute convalescent plasma ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Source Local doctors are leading the way in the fight against COVID-19, helping patients using a component of recovered patients' blood called plasma. Similar therapy has been used to treat diseases like polio and measles in the past. Now, Dr. Dean Kereiakes with Christ Hospital says plasma from those who've already recovered from the virus could hold the key to effective treatment. “There are ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Source   Hoxworth Blood Center at the University of Cincinnati is working closely with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to collect and distribute convalescent plasma from individuals who have recovered from COVID-19 through Greater Cincinnati’s hospitals, including Margaret Mary Health. "Hoxworth Blood Center is expanding its lifesaving mission to include convalescent plasma for patients ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 20, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update: K-12 Schools to Remain Closed, Minority Health Strike Force, Data Collection, Private Lab Testing (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  K-12 SCHOOLS:  Governor ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Action Needed for Social Security Beneficiaries with Dependents and Who Do Not File Tax Returns to Receive $500 Per Child Payment. Social Security retirement, survivors, and disability insurance beneficiaries with dependent children and who did not file 2018 or 2019 taxes should immediately go to the IRS webpage at www.irs.gov/coronavirus/non-filers-enter-payment-info-here and visit ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Act Now – Go to IRS.gov – A Message from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul   Action Needed for Social Security Beneficiaries with Dependents and Who Do Not File Tax Returns to Receive $500 Per Child Payment “Social Security beneficiaries and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients who don’t file tax returns will start receiving their automatic Economic Impact Payments directly from ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 COVID-19 Update: FDA Reagent Approval, Testing Strike Team, Fair Wavier, JobsOhio Banking Partnership, Dividend Checks (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. FDA REAGENT ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    Source Para leer esta historia en español, oprima aquí. CINCINNATI -- The Su Casa Hispanic Center, a program that’s part of Catholic Charities of Southwestern Ohio, has been serving the low-income immigrant community since 1997. That help has magnified now due to COVID-19. The organization, which serves more than 5,000 clients yearly, has delivered more than 150 care packages to people they ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, April 21, 2020
    CENSUS 2020 Daniel Minera, Executive Director - Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati Foundation El Census 2020 es muy importante para nuestra comunidad! - #CountMeIn#HagaseContar
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Past News, Census 2020, Community, News, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 21, 2020
    Source As the COVID-19 outbreak has hit the Cincinnati area, many of our neighbors have required hospitalization for treatment of the virus. The FDA has approved a Emergency Investigational New Drug (EIND) to allow the use of convalescent donor plasma.  Convalescent plasma is collected from recovered COVID19 patients who weeks earlier have been found cleared from the disease and found to have ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 21, 2020
    April 10, 2020 at 12:42 PM EDT - Updated April 11 at 5:51 PM CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) The Food and Drug Administration has fast-tracked approval for a project that could save the lives of patients battling the coronavirus -- and one of the clinical trial sites is in Cincinnati. Lt. Gov. John Husted announced Thursday the FDA had approved the protocol created by the Lindner Research Center at The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Past News
    Tuesday, April 21, 2020
    Source CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Hoxworth Blood Centers is now part of a new plasma trial launched by the Food and Drug Administration which is aimed at helping treat COVID-19 patients. For some, it may offer a tiny drop of hope when no other treatments seem to help people recover. Many who donate blood and blood products say it's a way to save lives one drop at a time. "I've donated really I just ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Past News
    Tuesday, April 21, 2020
    Source Two Cincinnati area doctors are working on a plan to provide plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients to help heal others. Dr. Dean Kereiakes of the Christ Hospital is the primary investigator of the plasma convalescent protocol, which could be used as a therapy to treat the sickest patients with COVID-19. Plasma is the liquid that makes up the largest part of human blood, roughly 55% of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    Dear Friends of the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA, I hope you are staying safe and healthy during these unprecedented times.During this time of need, we at the Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA continue to work with our partners to see how we can address the needs of the most vulnerable members of our community, particularly the needs of our students.   As you know, during the mandated school ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Fund Raising, Human Interest, Past News, Community, General News Article, News, Press Release
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    Here are a few releases translated in ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 15, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update:Deferred Elective Procedures, CARES Act Payments, 1099 Unemployment Claims, First Responder PPE, Testing Partnership, Prison Update, Census 2020 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    We know it hasn’t been easy sheltering in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus, but we hope you’re finding some great ways to stay occupied. We’ve found a few more virtual activities to help you pass the time (and learn a little bit, too). On Monday, April 20 at 11 a.m., join the Cincinnati Museum Center for its STEM Girls Virtual event, an interview with Paula Lampley of the University of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    The above-mentioned Invitation to Bids are ready for download at www.cvgairport.com/bids - Start Here - Bid Opportunities
    Categories: News, Bidding
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    A new bid request was posted by Kenton County Airport Board. Project Title: Asphalt Maintenance Services Release Date: April 16, 2020 10:46 AM (Eastern) Bid Due Date: May 7, 2020, 2:00 PM (Eastern) Please visit Asphalt Maintenance Services for further details! Notified Categories: 237310 - Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction 238990 - All Other Specialty Trade Contractors 13 324110 - ...read more
    Categories: News, Bidding
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    Help your Cincinnati Art Museum give back during this time of crisis. In honor of the community that has supported us for the last 139 years, 10% of proceeds for every membership sold or renewed during April, May and June will be donated to Cincinnati’s COVID-19 Regional Response Fund. Renew or join today→ http://bit.ly/CAMmembership #CincyArts #StayHomeCincinnati ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, Human Interest, Education, Fund Raising, News
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 16, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957COVID-19 Update: Governor DeWine Discussed State’s Plan for Reopening Businesses, Regional Coalition Formed (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided an update on the number of COVID-19 cases in Ohio and discussed how the state will develop its plan ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    Lorena Mora-Mowry, Columnista/Podcaster de MujerLatinaToday.com te invita a participar en el Census 2020 #CountMeIn #HagaseContar
    Categories: Census 2020, General News Article, News, Community, Human Interest, Past News, Press Release
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    Project Title: Concourse A Baggage Handling Realignment Project Release Date: April 16, 2020 7:25 AM (Eastern) Bid Due Date: May 7, 2020 2:00 PM (Eastern) Please visit Concourse A Baggage Handling Realignment Project for further details! Notified Categories: 236220 - Commercial and Institutional Building Construction 238110 - Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors 238120 - ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, News
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted our normal daily routines. While we might feel some measure of safety as we remain at home, other types of emergencies continue to occur even in these unprecedented times. We see them every day at the Red Cross as we work to support people recovering from home fires, tornadoes, floods or other tragedies. f you’re staying home to help protect yourself, your ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    Active Solicitations All available solicitations will be displayed below. You are able to preview the bid without logging in, but you must register to download the bid documents. Registration is free: click this link to register. If you have difficulty registering, please email procurement@cintimha.com your username, email address, first name, last name, organization and phone number.   Then a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 15, 2020
    GREATER CINCINNATI HEALTH WATCH April 14, 2020 Emergency dental services available in Cincinnati   Interact for Health is pleased to provide funding so that three Cincinnati Health Department dental centers can remain open to handle urgent oral health needs. Patients must call any of the locations first for an evaluation by telephone or video call. If an office visit is necessary, patients ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Wednesday, April 15, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update: Medicaid Waiver Application, First Responder Safety, Essential Job Openings (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.    MEDICAID WAIVER ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 15, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957Governor DeWine Issues Reprieves (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine issued the following three reprieves of execution:Romell Broom, who was scheduled to be executed on June 17, 2020.  The new date of execution has been moved to March 16, 2022. James Gelen Hanna, who was ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 14, 2020
    This crisis has accelerated my understanding of United Way’s impact on this community. We stand at the center of relief efforts and our work has been crucial to the safety net sustaining so many people in our region. Consider what has happened in the past three weeks:Within 24 hours of meeting to discuss how United Way would respond, we had reassessed 2020 work plans and repurposed $500,000 of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, April 14, 2020
    Good afternoon, community leaders! The Library’s been working to expand its services and resources for the community as the Stay at Home order continues. Listed below are highlights of existing popular resources as well as some new ones. Please feel free to share it with your colleagues and constituents. We’re continuing to update and expand our collection of community resources for the pandemic, ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 14, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 13, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update: Nursing Home Order, Liquor Sales, TANF Funding, Rapid Testing, Prison Update (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  NURSING HOME ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, April 14, 2020
    For Immediate Release April 14, 2020 Chris Rice Chris.Rice@cincinnatilibrary.org 513-369-7817 CINCINNATI — The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is putting a call out to everyone in the Greater Cincinnati area to join together (while apart) in Quilts for a Cause, a special project to represent how as a community we can weather any crisis that comes our way. Anyone can participate ...read more
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
    Source MENTAL HEALTH TIP Stay connected with family and friends and offer support. For many, COVID-19 has disrupted routines and made everyday activities, such as work and caring for loved ones, challenging. These changes, on top of the general uncertainty around this pandemic, can create feelings of stress, fear and nervousness. Read some Red Cross techniques for managing stress and navigating ...read more
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
    Closed Library still open for virtual business when it comes to supporting job seekers, small businesses For Immediate Release April 10, 2020 Chris Rice Chris.Rice@cincinnatilibrary.org 513-369-7817  CINCINNATI — Job seekers and small businesses in Greater Cincinnati have come to rely on the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County for essential resources. During the temporary closure to ...read more
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 10, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 COVID-19 Update: Eased Medicaid Restrictions, N95 Sterilization, Distillery-Made Hand Sanitizer, Food Trucks at Rest Areas, New Data Reporting  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, April 13, 2020
    WEEK IN REVIEW Saturday, April 11, 2020 Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week of April 6 to April 11, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, to announce decisions made regarding the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout Ohio. Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor ...read more
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
    In an effort to bring our audiences quality programming despite the coronavirus outbreak, we are thrilled to announce our first live webinar, Get to Know Your Neighbor: Kroger's Impact on Local and Global Markets Amid COVID-19 on Thursday, April 16th, at 3 pm. In this half-hour lecture, we will be covering several topics as they relate to the business environment at Kroger and within the food ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, April 09, 2020
    Stay home, stay safe, and stay connected with Cincinnati Ballet. Every week, look for our CB AT HOME email, packed with exclusive CB content to engage and delight all the ballet fans in your family. We hope these performance videos, classes, and activities bring you joy! During the week, make sure you check out our CB At Home webpage for fresh content. Don’t forget to tag us on social media with ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 09, 2020
    Last week, we teamed up with P&G and Empower to launch the Cincy Card Connection, a gift card matching program that was aimed at supporting the downtown businesses. We saw an astounding outpouring of support, and the $37,500 match fund was depleted in less than 24 hours. While we had to pause the matching portion of the program, we have been actively working to raise additional funds to match the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    Freestore Foodbank, Xavier University & City of Norwood partnered to distribute 1000 emergency food boxes to the community on Thursday, April 09, 2020 at the Norwood Shopping Plaza (behind Cintas Center - 3800 Montgomery Road, Norwood, OH 45212). Included in the box are staples like peanut butter, spaghetti and sauce, canned fruits & vegetables, oatmeal, chili and other items. Distribution will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest, Volunteering
    Wednesday, April 08, 2020
     Join Cincinnati Ballet Artistic Director Victoria Morgan as she teaches Company Class with dancers Melissa Gelfin and Luca De-Poli. Musical accompaniment by Company pianist Youngwon French. Visit https://www.cballet.org/ for more CB AT HOME classes, videos and educational materials. 
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 7, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480 COVID-19 Update: Liquor Sales, Office of Small Business Relief, Ohio Prisons, SNAP Payments (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  LIQUOR CONTROL ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    Health, Safety & Store Updates “During this pandemic, we are committed to adopting preventive measures to help protect the safety and health of our associates, customers, and communities.” - Mary Ellen Adcock, Senior Vice President of Operations Shopping with Us • Beginning today, Kroger will start limiting the number of customers in our stores at one time to allow for proper social ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – CORRECTED VERSION April 6, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT:  Marla Hurston Fuller (CHD) at marla.fuller@cincinnati-oh.gov or 513-725-6861      Bobbi Dillion (Mayor’s office) at bobbi.dillon@cincinnati-oh.gov or 513-352-3286    Casey Weldon (CMO) at casey.weldon@cincinnati-oh.gov or 513-365-8213 CHD Reports First COVID-19 Deaths in Cincinnati CINCINNATI – Today, the Cincinnati ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    Dear Bengals Fan,   Your loyalty and fandom keep the heartbeat of Who Dey Nation strong. We recognize that COVID-19 is affecting everyone during these unprecedented times. We also want you to know that the entire Bengals family is thinking of you and your loved ones and hope you are staying safe and healthy.While the current environment is uncertain, we hope to have brighter days ahead.  The NFL ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Sites Selected for Enhanced Hospital Capacity; Ohio National Guard to Assist Federal Prison; Dispute Resolution Commission Now Active  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, provided the following updates on ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    Informational Videos in English and Spanish From Apoyo Latino CincinnatiCOVID-19 Q&A (Spanish) with Dr. Luisanna Sanchez (Cincinnati Children's)COVID-19 Symptom/Exposure Response (Español)COVID-19 Symptom/Exposure Response (English)How to Wash Your Hands (Español)How to Wash Your Hands (English)     
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    Monday, April 06, 2020
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    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Census 2020, Education, News
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    Cincinnati Region Banks and Lenders Working to Help RESTART Small Businesses CINCINNATI — April 3, 2020 – As businesses across the country work to apply for loans through the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program, the RESTART Task Force, under the leadership of Fifth Third Bank Chairman, President, and CEO Greg Carmichael, assembled the leaders of nearly every major bank in the region to discuss how ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    These are unprecedented times.  On March 30, 2020, the City of Cincinnati announced 4-week Temporary Emergency Leave for over 1,700 employees starting April 5th.  Outside of those who are directly working on COVID-19 response, most city departments have been reduced to critical core operations. The Office of Environment & Sustainability staff have all been furloughed with the exception of the ...read more
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    Monday, April 06, 2020
    COVID-19 Q&A with Dr. Michael Todd, Bon Secours Mercy Health Libby Allison, host of HORAN podcast, Benefits: What Like It’s Hard? interviews Dr. Michael Todd from Bon Secours Mercy Health about COVID-19. Learn about the virus, its impact and what you can do to make a difference. Listen now.   How the CARES Act Will Affect Health & Retirement Planspresented by Lyndsey Barnett, Partner at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Resources, Education, News
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 3, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   COVID-19 Update: Testing Supplies; PPE Sanitizing; Inmate Release Recommendation; Remote Learning Guide(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided an update on the status of Ohio's response to COVID-19.  TESTING ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Ohioans Encouraged to Wear Cloth Masks in Public; Governor Signs TeleHealth Executive Order; New Wi-Fi Hotspot Locator(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today urged Ohioans to begin wearing cloth masks while in public, as ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    Source Freedom Center Online Learning ResourcesLesson PlansGrades K-3Lesson Plan - Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad (K-3)Lesson Plan - Underground Railroad Crossword Puzzle (2-4)Lesson Plan - Heroes of the Underground Railroad (K-3)Lesson Plan - Book Discussion Activity (K-3)Lesson Plan - Henry Box Brown (K-3)Reference - Content Standards Addressed in Lesson PlansLesson Plans - North ...read more
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    Friday, April 03, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Ohio Stay at Home Order Extended Through May 1(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—  Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that Ohio's Stay at Home order has been extended until 11:59 p.m. on May 1, 2020. Ohio Department of Health Director Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, signed the updated order this ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    Parents become teachers during these tough times which can make things tougher if you are not prepared. Some families use formal ways of education while others seek a less traditional route, but keeping a routine is very important for all ages, especially if you're new to homeschooling. Luckily in 2020, we have opportunities to learn from anywhere.Read more: 7 Homeschool Items to Purchase For Your ...read more
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    Friday, April 03, 2020
    A new bid request was posted by Kenton County Airport Board. Project Title: Concourse A Pre-Conditioned Air Chiller Release Date: April 2, 2020, 7:48 AM (Eastern) Bid Due Date: April 23, 2020, 2:00 PM (Eastern) Please visit Concourse A Pre-Conditioned Air Chiller for further details! Notified Categories: 221330 - Steam and Air-Conditioning Supply 238220 - Plumbing, Heating, and ...read more
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    Friday, April 03, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 1, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480COVID-19 Update: PPE Manufacturing, Testing Order, Click and Connect, Foreclosure Prevention(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today the establishment of the Ohio Manufacturing Alliance to Fight COVID-19. The collaborative public-private partnership will coordinate ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    COVID-19 SBA Resources & FEMA needs   Southern Ohio and Northern Kentucky companies, During these difficult times, we want to make you aware of the various unprecedented programs the Federal Government is creating to help your company keep the lights on and keep your employees on the payroll until we can all be on sound footing again. This includes SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program. We also ...read more
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    Friday, April 03, 2020
    Good morning and I hope this message finds you well! Based on the Governor’s decision to extend the Stay at Home order, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County will remain closed to the public through May 1st, and we’ll reassess as we get closer to that date or hear further recommendations from the Governor.  We are committed to joining with partners to serve the community as best we ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Resources, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    This is a challenging time for all of us, and COVID-19 is hitting certain industries particularly hard. Bars, restaurants, and retailers are doing their best to serve their customers through carryout, delivery, and online shopping options, but small business owners need our support. We are here to help, with the introduction of the Cincy Card Connection, a gift card matching program to help ...read more
    Categories: News
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    DONATE TO COVID-19 RELIEF FOR IMMIGRANTS   This is an emergency request for support for urgent needs of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area immigrant families, many of whom are experiencing extreme hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic and related unemployment, food, and rent insecurity, health issues, etc. We are already aware of pending malnutrition issues, risks of eviction, etc., as a ...read more
    Categories: Fund Raising, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 02, 2020
    We would like you to stay-at-home and at the same time we encourage you to participate in the Census 2020 - #CountMeIn. Please share this with your network, all your social media platforms and friends! Everybody needs to be counted!!!A todos les pedimos quédate en casa y contamos con su apoyo en el Census 2020 - #HagaseContar. Por favor comparte este video con tus contactos de trabajo, tu redes ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Chamber, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, News, Political, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    March 31, 2020 For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                             Doug Nguyen, Regional Communications Director Email: chi.rpa@ssa.gov                                                                                                                                        ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    We want to hear from you! Want to help us learn more about you and how we can improve your FC Cincinnati experience? You can take part in a confidential survey in partnership with the University of South Carolina’s Department of Sport and Entertainment. By completing the survey, you will have the chance to win an Adidas 2020 BOLD replica jersey. For more information, or to start the survey, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Contest, Sports
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    We Are In This Together The Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was passed on Friday, March 27th. The passage of this bill brings many benefits and resources to business owners and communities. It also brings a lot of questions. We want you to know that we are in this together. We are here to help and will do so in any way we can. We are staying up to date on all regulations ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News, Resources
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    GREATER CINCINNATI HEALTH WATCH March 31, 2020 We all have a role to play in stopping the spread of the novel coronavirus We as individuals must change our behaviors to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus. This includes washing our hands thoroughly and often using soap and water. Germs, including the novel coronavirus, can live on many of the surfaces we regularly touch. Just as ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    We are excited to stay connected with you! It wasn’t long ago our dancers were on stage at Music Hall for our production of Swan Lake and we will be back there before you know it! In the meantime, we have lots of wonderful things to share with you. Every week, look for our CB AT HOME email, packed with exclusive CB content to engage and delight all the ballet fans in your family. We hope these ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    COVID-19 Student Emergency Fund In response to the coronavirus pandemic, we have created a new fund designed to support students who have been impacted. To date, 130 students have been awarded money. If you are able, please consider helping our students during this time.Make a gift  » Coronavirus Preparedness at NKU Last week, NKU took action to protect the members of our campus community while ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fund Raising, News, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 31, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Ohio Takes Inventory of Ventilators; Issues Emergency Connection Order; Extends State Telework Order(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that Ohio is taking action to gather a statewide inventory of ventilators and other machines and devices that provide ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    The CARES Act Provides Clarity for Health Benefits Plans Amongst Relief for Individuals and Businesses The Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed by the President on Friday afternoon, March 27th, 2020. The new legislation brings welcome clarity to several unanswered questions left looming under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) signed earlier this ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    Hi friends, We hope you and your loved ones are safe and well and that your curiosity and thirst for learning is undiminished. Cincinnati Museum Center is here to help make sure you keep your minds sharp and bodies active through virtual learning opportunities that encourage you to explore your own backyard, curate your own collection, learn through play or simply make a new memory together. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    The COVID-19 Pandemic has created a great strain on the nation’s healthcare system, but it’s not come without its economic difficulties as well. State leaders are working to ensure resources are readily available to Ohio businesses and workers to ensure we all-weather this difficult time, remembering we are all in this together.   The links provided on the Ohio Department of Health's website ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Governor DeWine Extends School Closure Order(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that the Ohio Department of Health will extend its order to keep schools closed through the end of April.  Ohio's previous order was set to expire on April 3, 2020. The new order ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    WEEK IN REVIEW Sunday, March 29, 2020Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week of March 23 to March 29, 2020   Governor DeWine addressing Ohioans about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, to announce decisions made regarding the spread of ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480Governor DeWine Signs House Bill 197 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today signed House Bill 197 which provides emergency relief to Ohioans during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The bill:Waives state testing requirements for school children this year.Extends professional licenses ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Past News
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    Source   In-person storytimes might be on hold for the time being, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy storytime with your favorite Children's Librarians! Each week, we're adding new Storytime at Home videos to our YouTube channel that you and your child can watch whenever you want. We're committed to providing children entertainment and access to early literacy by continuing our storytime ...read more
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    Monday, March 30, 2020
    Source Written by Kelly Sheehy, Content Specialist, Downtown Main Library  On March 16, renowned television writer, producer, and author Shonda Rhimes tweeted “Been homeschooling a 6- year-old and 8-year-old for one hour and 11 minutes. Teachers deserve to make a billion dollars a year. Or a week.” Rimes' tweet went viral, speaking to many parents and caregivers. It’s a reality and realization ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    Source Whether your job has been impacted by the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak or your business or non-profit organization is struggling because of it, we've gathered resources to help you make it through this crisis. Filing for unemployment in Ohio The governor has issued an executive order which grants the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) the authority to accept and grant ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    Source For many during the coronavirus outbreak, the new normal will be working remotely from home as workers practice social distancing. But that brings new twists to telecommuting, as examined by CBS News contributor Derek Thompson in his recent article for The Atlantic, "The coronavirus is creating a huge stressful experiment in working from home." He joined "CBS This Morning" on Monday to ...read more
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    Monday, March 30, 2020
    Source   Serving Hamilton, Clermont, and Brown Counties in Ohio; Boone, Kenton, Campbell, and Grant Counties in Kentucky. United Way is focused on building blocks for a better life. In Greater Cincinnati, United Way's Agenda for Community Impact guides our work. We're working to ensure children and youth succeed in school and in life, and to help families and individuals achieve financial ...read more
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    Monday, March 30, 2020
    LeadingAge Ohio is working to help displaced workers find employment opportunities during the COVID-19 crisis. Aging services providers across the state have openings to fit a variety of backgrounds. Hospitality employees know the importance of caring for others, establishing personal relationships and delivering quality service. These attributes are needed to help care for the elderly in our ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News, Resources
    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    The Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) is providing this courtesy notification to advise you that the below-listed solicitation has been posted to our website at https://cintimha.com/business-opportunities/resources/current-solicitations-active/.   Solicitation 2020-8019 Grounds Litter Control for Resident Owned Businesses   All responses must be received on or before May 5, ...read more
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    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Personal Protective Equipment Needed;New COVID-19 Data Dashboard Unveiled(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today continued to remind Ohioans of the oncoming shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) such as masks, ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    Souce In just a few short days, COVID-19 disrupted the lives of millions across the globe, including our students.  In the wake of this new reality, Northern Kentucky University has created the COVID-19 Student Emergency Fund to support our students who are now finding themselves with financial struggles they never saw coming. By supporting this fund, you can help us provide for our ...read more
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    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    Last updated: March 24, 2020 First and foremost, the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau’s focus is on the well-being of our community and visitors. The CVB has been closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on our local tourism, hospitality and events industries. Our hospitality industry is strong and resilient. With more than 80,000 employees and an economic impact of more than $5 ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    Hello from your Social Security Public Affairs Team.  We hope you and yours are doing well during this difficult time.   A few things we wanted to make sure you are aware of:  All local Social Security offices are closed to the public for in-person service as of Tuesday, 3/17/2020 due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  However, we are still able to provide critical services. Although each ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    Source There is no start date to return to games, but there was plenty of news Friday when Major League Baseball and the players association reached an agreement on economic issues caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Parts of the agreement could have major ramifications for the Cincinnati Reds, especially if the 2020 season is canceled. The biggest issue between the two sides was service ...read more
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    Saturday, March 28, 2020
    SourceOhio Gov. Mike DeWine shared a bit of hopeful news at his novel coronavirus press conference Saturday. DeWine said Patel Labs has developed a new technology to sterilize surgical masks. The machine has the capacity to sterilize 80,000 masks a day. The technology is subject to FDA approval. "We’ve talked so much about the shortage," DeWine said. "They’ve had a real breakthrough. As soon as ...read more
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    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Source apple.com Apple today released a new screening tool and set of resources to help people stay informed and take the proper steps to protect their health during the spread of COVID-19, based on the latest CDC guidance. The new COVID-19 website, and COVID-19 app available on the App Store, were created in partnership with the CDC,1the Coronavirus Task Force and FEMA to make it easy for people ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Welcome to the 2020 CensusIt's quick and easy. The 2020 Census questionnaire will take about 10 minutes to complete.It's safe, secure, and confidential. Your information and privacy are protected.Your response helps to direct billions of dollars in federal funds to local communities for schools, roads, and other public services.Results from the 2020 Census will be used to determine the number of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Census 2020, Community, Human Interest, News, Past News, Press Release
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Source HagaseContar.org The ¡Hazme Contar! Campaign, is a sub-campaign of NALEO Educational Fund’s national ¡Hágase Contar! Census 2020 Campaign with a specific focus on ensuring the full count of young Latino children across the country. The ¡Hazme Contar! Campaign will work with local and national partners, educators, school board members, childcare providers, and parent leader groups to ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, News, Past News, Press Release
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Due to the unfortunate outbreak of coronavirus, COVID-19, and to ensure the health and safety of our members and staff we are making adjustments to our office hours and upcoming events.Our offices will have limited access and our staff will work remotely. We will be working and can be reached by email!Office information, jobs and Hispanic Chamber upcoming events:Maria ...read more
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    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    SBA To Provide Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) Up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans   WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President’s address to the nation:“The President took bold, decisive action to make our 30 million small businesses more resilient to Coronavirus-related economic disruptions. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    A Message from our President and CEO, H.A. Musser Since 1897 Santa Maria Community Services has been a catalyst and advocate for families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals. In these trying times, it is more important than ever for us to continue fighting for the most vulnerable in our community. The health, safety, and well-being of our families and team members are ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    BREATH ALCOHOL TESTING DURING OUTBREAKTo: Breath Alcohol Testing Operators and Senior Operators From: Jeanna Walock, Program Administrator Alcohol, and Drug Testing Program Date: March 18, 2020 Subject: Breath Alcohol Testing During Outbreak In order to protect ourselves and our communities, please continue to conduct breath alcohol tests as usual.  Thorough hand washing is the best way to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    On March 11, we suspended all daily programming indefinitely, and students picked up their instruments to take home. Within one week, we transitioned all MYCincinnati activities online, creating a brand new website for students that has level-specific video classes, musical resources, and recordings. This website is updated twice a week and is, I have to say, amazing. I've included some ...read more
    Categories: Education, Entertainment, Fund Raising, General News Article, Past News, Press Release
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Source To our entire FC Cincinnati Community: Life is more than a little different than we expected it to be about now. Instead of gathering on weekends at Nippert Stadium or at our favorite pubs to watch the Orange and Blue, we’re gathered inside with our loved ones. From everyone at FC Cincinnati, we have you on our minds as we hope and pray for your health, happiness, and well-being as we ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Sports, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Respond today online, by phone or by mail and help make sure your community is accurately funded and represented for the next 10 years.  Learn more and complete your form at www.2020Census.gov. The Census is also still hiring Census Takers at $23.50 per hour.  Flexible hours, weekly pay and paid training.  Apply online at www.2020census.gov/jobs. For more information or help applying please call ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Education, Community, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Good afternoon! I hope this message finds you well. I’m reaching out to see if you can help get the word out about two things: 1) attached to this message is a flier to print and distribute to any of your constituents who need free or cheap Internet access (if you need hard copies, let me know how many & send your preferred address); and 2) a new library eCard community members can use to access ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    ¿Ha hecho el censo? ¡Sólo toma unos minutos!   ¡Aproveche este tiempo de cuarentena y complete el censo para su familia!Un censo completo y preciso ayuda a decidir cómo se asignan más de $675 mil millones en fondos federales. Eso es dinero que se destina a financiar programas de apoyo como las becas para estudiar la universidad, cupones de alimentos, educación de la primera infancia, ‘Head ...read more
    Categories: Census 2020, Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    There’s a reason our name is Leadership Council FOR Nonprofits - we are here for you. We know this is likely the most challenging time your nonprofit has ever/will ever face. We will do all that we can to support you.   We’ve culled together some resources in one place that we’ll continue to update. Please let us know if you have other challenges that we could help with.  What 3 steps Nonprofits ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    While we all shelter in place, many of our local arts, education and cultural organizations have gotten creative in providing fun ways to stay active and engaged. The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is providing daily lessons and activities available for homeschooling, as well as craft ideas, playlists and more. Visit the CSO’s Learning at Home page for more information. The Mercantile Library is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Apply Today! As America's grocer, we're here for our customers and communities when they need us most, with open stores and openhearted hospitality. To help keep our stores open to supporting the communities we serve, we're hiring 10,000 new associates nationwide with immediate positions available. If you or someone you know is interested in joining our team, we'd love to hear from you.   Apply ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Join us for an AJC Advocacy Anywhere Briefing: Italy and the Coronavirus Featuring: His Excellency Armando Varricchio, Ambassador of Italy to the United States David Harris, AJC CEO Friday, March 27 1:00 p.m. Eastern, 12:00 p.m. Central, 11:00 a.m. Mountain, 10:00 a.m. Pacific Zoom Information:*Click here to launch the meeting 5-10 minutes before the start of the briefing. You will be asked ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    SourceOur healthcare system is overwhelmed. This message has been broadcast on both a national and local scale by government officials as the new coronavirus continues to infect individuals across the country. As of Thursday, there were 111 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Greater Cincinnati region, establishing a 267.5 percent increase in less than two weeks While most of the region stays at ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Source   [ All of The Enquirer's coverage of coronavirus is being provided for free to our readers. Please consider supporting local journalism by subscribing to The Enquirer at Cincinnati.com/subscribe } This story has been updated. The latest screening locations for people who might have the novel coronavirus illness COVID-19 are trailers parked outside four of St. Elizabeth Healthcare's ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Coronavirus affects Interact for Health funding, Learning Center   Like other organizations in Greater Cincinnati, Interact for Health’s operations have been disrupted by the novel coronavirus outbreak. Though our offices are closed, our associates continue to work remotely and have taken steps to address issues arising from the spread of COVID-19.   GRANTMAKING We have assessed our current ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Dear community members, We want to remind you that Apoyo Latino will not be hosting a meeting today. We have been working hard to post important information on our bilingual website about COVD-19 and about resources in our community for those afflicted by our situation. Please visit and promote our website with Hispanic families in need of resources: – ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Stronger TogetherOn March 22, 2020, the Ohio Department of Health issued an order for Ohioans to stay at home until April 6, 2020. HCDC's top priority is to take care of our clients and our team through these uncertain times.  To comply with this order, and more importantly for the safety and health of our team, HCDC is closing our physical office location. This will be effective at 5:00 pm on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Dear Hispanic,  Through this difficult time of disconnect, we are making it a high priority to continue to be a resource for our community. Each week we will send out emails with resources, fun articles, and an array of good news.During this time of social distancing, we want to hear from all of you. Join the conversation by sharing articles, resources, tools, and tips for our community.Parents ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    E-resources and digital offerings expanded during Library closure Virtual Information Center open | eBranch expands to meet demand For Immediate Release March 20, 2020 Chris Rice chris.rice@cincinnatilibrary.org (513) 369-7817 CINCINNATI – E-resources and digital offerings have been expanded while the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County remains closed to the public in response to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 19, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Applications Being Accepted for Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program; Governor DeWine Signs Order Expanding Telehealth Services for Medicaid Recipients(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    Source To minimize the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and continue business operations, our BWC staff is now teleworking. While we may be operating from a different physical location, we do not currently anticipate major issues with continuing to provide our employers, injured workers, and the many others we serve, with service. Phone numbers and email addresses for our customer service ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 21, 2020MEDIA CONTACTS:Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Day Support for Developmentally Disabled to Close; BWC Payments Deferred; Trucking Waiver IssuedOhio Department of Health Director Warns that Data is Not Reflectiveof True COVID-19 Community Spread in Ohio  (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson 614-644-0957Governor DeWine Orders Flags Lowered to Half Staff to Honor State Representative Don Manning and Springdale Police Officer Kaia Grant   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today issued two flag-lowering orders.  Flags of the United States and the State of Ohio shall be flown ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 22, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480Ohio Issues "Stay at Home" Order; New Restrictions Placed on Day Cares for Children (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D. MPH, today announced that Ohio will be under a "Stay at Home" order. The order ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    WEEK IN REVIEW Sunday, March 22, 2020   Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in ReviewFor the week of March 15 to March 22, 2020 Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, Secretary of State LaRose, Director Acton   Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, and announced several decisions to slow the ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    NHTSA HIGH VISIBILITY ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN UPDATE State Safety Partners, NHTSA recognizes that States and our law enforcement and first responder partners are working tirelessly to respond to the current public health emergency.  In order for States to prioritize public health, NHTSA has postponed our currently scheduled traffic safety campaigns, including the Distracted Driving, Heatstroke ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    COVID-19 RESOURCES(Please click the link, if you want a nicely formatted PDF copy!)http://advocatesforohio.org/AOFResources2020/AOFCOVIDResources3.19.pdf?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=34759105-8835-4459-80d0-19f6ef970a63 COVID-19 RESOURCES **As of 5:00 pm March 19th, 2020** Advocates for Ohio’s Future and our partners want to make sure leaders know of and fix problems with the health care ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    Subject: Important Update on June 20, 2020 From: Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Perhaps we were born for such a time as this. A moment like this makes us a question: what kind of world would you be fighting for if you knew that tomorrow you’d draw your last breath? And, this moment is forcing everybody to adjust in small and big ways. Our strategy for building a ...read more
    Categories: Education, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    Subject: Your Monday Morning Briefing From: The New York Times Good morning! Welcome to another week of the coronavirus outbreak. We’re covering the stalemate in Congress over its response, growing doubts about the Tokyo Olympics, and what to do when you’re stuck at home. By Chris Stanford What it will take to stop the coronavirus If the U.S. is to repeat the success of countries like ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    CVB Membership COVID-19 Update March 23, 2020 The outbreak of COVID-19 has impacted the Cincinnati region and our local tourism, hospitality, and events industries in an unprecedented manner. We know that many of you, our CVB members and partners, are feeling the direct effects of this pandemic and are facing complicated personal and professional challenges. First and foremost, the Cincinnati ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-799-6480   Governor DeWine Orders Hiring Freeze for State Agencies, Boards, and Commissions (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that Ohio will take steps to cut expenditures in state government.  "Commercial activity is slowing down across Ohio, and as a result, state ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    For Immediate Release Contact:Neil Comber (513) 659-2415 nmcmex@aol.com  2020 Cincy-Cinco Festival is Cancelled!  CINCINNATI, Ohio (March 20, 2020) – The Cincy-Cinco Festival set for May 2 & 3 has been cancelled for this year due to the COVID-19 virus.Organizers are following the recommendations of medical, civic and political leaders locally, statewide and nationally to cancel any gathering of ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, News, Press Release, Entertainment, Past News
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Source Cincinnati Compass Queremos asegurar que todos los inmigrantes, los refugiados, y los miembros de la comunidad internacional informa sobre COVID-19. Por lo tanto, hemos recogido algunos básicos de información, recursos y páginas web a continuación que son multilingües y que esperamos que encuentre útil. Por favor, vuelva como vamos a seguir para actualizar y revisar esta página de ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Past News, Press Release
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    The LEE Initiative will expand its reach to Cincinnati in partnership with Mita's Restaurant. Starting on March 19th, Mita's will transform into a relief center for any restaurant worker who has been laid off or has had a significant reduction in hours and/or pay. With the help of Makers Mark, we are offering help for those in dire need of food and supplies. Each night, we will pack hundreds of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, News, Past News, Press Release
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Source • The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Upon a request received from a state’s or territory’s Governor, SBA will issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Source HCDC.comWays to PrepareCollect Documents Needed to Apply for an Economic Injury Disaster LoanOn Tuesday afternoon, Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted sent a letter and application to the U.S. Small Business Administration to qualify the State of Ohio for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan program. As we wait there are things that we can do to prepare. Business owners can ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, Economic, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    SourceA Request from the SBA & the State of OhioHelp expedite the process All federal agencies are working together to protect public health, including the U.S. Small Business Administration. The agency’s top priority is to ensure Ohio small businesses – which total nearly 950,000 – can continue their contributions to the state’s economy, and our nation. The SBA is working directly with Governor ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    SBA Disaster Loan Assistance Application Now Open Thanks to all that helped expedite the process. Today Ohio has been declared a disaster state, therefore making Ohio businesses and non-profits statewide eligible to apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance. Please understand that these will be loans, requiring repayment. These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts ...read more
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    Source by James NiekampOn Sunday, March 15, Governor DeWine issued a statement declaring that, in order to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, all bars and restaurants in Ohio will be closed at 9pm that evening until further notice. What does this mean for an Ohio restaurant or bar owner? First, prepare for being closed indefinitely during a critical time of year in terms of revenue. ...read more
    Categories: News, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    Source by Daniel BurkeAs employers large and small increasingly implement work-from-home as a workforce response to the current health crisis, it’s a good time to brush up on the legal and practical issues remote working (“telecommuting”) presents. Understanding that employers are responding in real time to this unfolding and unprecedented health crisis and “the perfect should not be the enemy ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Past News, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    We are living through very challenging times. As we get through the days, weeks and months ahead, there is so much we can do as a community to support those who may be disproportionately  impacted by COVID-19. To support these efforts, ServeOhio, in conjunction with its partners, the American Electric Power Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service, announces the ...read more
    Categories: News, Human Interest, Past News
    Wednesday, March 11, 2020
    Source naleo.orgSource naleo.org
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, News, Past News, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 11, 2020
    Source Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) están vigilando de cerca un brote de enfermedad respiratoria causada por un nuevo coronavirus que se identificó por primera vez en Wuhan, en la provincia de Hubei, en China. Esta es una situación emergente que está cambiando rápidamente y los CDC continuarán brindando información actualizada a medida que esté disponible. Los ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, News
    Friday, March 06, 2020
    Source PREVENTION There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. However, as a reminder, CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including:Avoid close contact with people who are sick.Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.Stay ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, News
    Friday, March 06, 2020
    SourceEspañol (Spanish)Helping Children Cope with Emergencies Regardless of your child’s age, he or she may feel upset or have other strong emotions after an emergency. Some children react right away, while others may show signs of difficulty much later. How a child reacts and the common signs of distress can vary according to the child’s age, previous experiences, and how the child typically ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News
    Monday, March 02, 2020
    Source naleo.orgAs we welcome Women’s History Month we’d like to share some great social media graphics focusing on Latinas part of our Present is Latina campaign – a partnership between NALEO Educational Fund and Luz Collective:       Abuelita is counting on you to count - Facebook | Instagram       Do it for her, for a better tomorrow – Facebook | Instagram         Latinas are the present and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Past News, Census 2020, General News Article, News, Press Release
    Friday, February 28, 2020
    Download 2019 Annual Report...
    Categories: Entertainment, Past News, News, Press Release
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    CALL THE BENGALS TICKET HOTLINE AT: (513) 621-8383 Season Ticket deposits start at just $200/seat. Call now or click below to get started!MORE INFORMATION HERE!
    Categories: Entertainment, Sports, News
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    DOWNLOAD PDF PRESENTATION HERE!!!A team of over 200 community, government, faith, non profit, and business leaders appointed by Mayor John Cranley & Commissioner Denise Driehaus to develop an outreach and awareness campaign for the 2020 Census. The primary focus of the Complete Count Committee (CCC) is to use every method and available resource to ensure every Cincinnati and Hamilton County ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Past News, Chamber, News, Press Release
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    Click Here to view Ohio Business Magazine’s 2019 “Best Workplaces in Ohio” issue.Click Here to view Ohio Business Magazine’s 2019 “Best Workplaces in Ohio” issue.  
    Categories: Human Interest, Past News, Community, News
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    Announcing the 2020 Best Workplaces in Ohio, produced by Ohio Business Magazine.  Nominate a deserving company for great exposure and recognition as one of the Best Workplaces in Ohio and improve your company’s recruitment efforts throughout the state! Ohio Business Magazine will profile awardee companies in its Summer magazine edition with the chosen companies given an extraordinary amount of ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Past News, Community, News
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    We were thrilled to learn that an article tracing the evolution of our opioid work was selected as a cover story of the January 2020 edition of the journal Health Affairs. In “Philanthropic Strategy In The Face Of An Opioid Epidemic,” Jennifer Chubinksi and Michelle Lydenberg examine the role Interact for Health has played in addressing the opioid epidemic, including convening partners, funding ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, News, Community, Human Interest, Past News
    Thursday, January 16, 2020
    For more information DOWNLOAD FLYER HERE...
    Categories: Economic, News, Community, General News Article, Past News
    Thursday, January 16, 2020
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    Categories: Economic, News, General News Article, Past News
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Source La Vanguardia Hoy La misión de la Cámara de Comercio de Cincinnati es promover el continuo crecimiento y desarrollo de la comunidad empresarial latina. Trabaja en estrecha colaboración con empresas del área con fines de lucro y sin fines de lucro. Entrevistamos a Alfonso Cornejo, Presidente de la Cámara de Comercio Hispana de Cincinnati, sobre lo que viene para el 2020. La Vanguardia: ...read more
    Categories: News, Chamber
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Source: La Vanguardia Hoy. Con respecto al Censo de 2020 que comienza sus preparativos en el Estado de Ohio y, principalmente, sus jornadas de concientización para las poblaciones hispanas de la región, publicamos un artículo compartido por Ethnic Media Services. El artículo responde a dos preguntas fundamentales en relación con las particularidades del Censo de esta década. Como hemos ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Census 2020, News
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Source: Census 2020 El Censo del 2020 cuenta a todas las personas en los 50 estados, Distrito de Columbia y cinco territorios de los EE. UU. Este conteo está estipulado en la Constitución y es llevado a cabo por la Oficina del Censo de los EE. UU., una agencia gubernamental sin afiliación política. El Censo del 2020 cuenta a la población en todos los 50 estados, el Distrito de Columbia y cinco ...read more
    Categories: News, Chamber
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Source: Census 2020 Como lo indica la ley, todas las personas que viven en los 50 estados, el Distrito de Columbia y cinco territorios de los EE. UU. (Puerto Rico, Samoa Americana, la Mancomunidad de las Islas Marianas del Norte, Guam y las Islas Vírgenes de los EE. UU.) deben ser contadas en el Censo del 2020.¿Por qué se debe responder? Es muy importante obtener un conteo completo y preciso. Es ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Census 2020, News
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Source Movers & Makers CincinnatiCincinnati Museum Center brings the secrets of ancient Central America to the United States for the first time by hosting Maya: The Exhibition, beginning March 14. Featuring more than 300 original objects that detail daily life, religion, politics and innovations of the Maya, the exhibit features the famed stepped pyramids and the vibrant colors of Maya artwork, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Entertainment, Cultural, Past News
    Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, News, Service request
    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    This Saturday, Oct. 26, is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Most abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, many times from the home medicine cabinet. Having unused medicine at home also increases the risk of accidental drug poisoning, especially among children.  Several options for disposal are available year-round:  Find a prescription drug drop box near you with ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release, Past News
    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    What makes this exhibition special? The Hispanic Society of America in New York City has lent the Cincinnati Art Museum a huge part of its world-renowned collection. When shown at the Museo del Prado in Madrid, it received an amazing reception. The New York Times featured this presentation: Spanish Treasures Overlooked in New York Find Love in Madrid. The exhibition features Goya, El Greco, ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release, Cultural, Past News
    Sunday, October 20, 2019
    2019 Hispanic Chamber Cincinati USA - Annual Gala FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Michael JackamanCreative Director513.979.6999 The Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA (HCCSUA) will hold its Annual Dinner Gala Celebration on November 7, 2019 from 6:00 - 90 PM at JACK Cincinnati Casino. We are very pleased to have Jill P. Meyer, President and CEO of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber as our keynote ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release
    Monday, September 16, 2019
    Latino Affairs Commission Columbus, OH Contact: Lair Marin-Marcum Email: Lair.marin@ohio.gov Phone: (614) 728-8344 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Governor’s Commission to honor Latino community leaders 39 years of Distinguished Hispanic Excellence Columbus, OH, September 3, 2019: The Ohio Latino Affairs Commission is pleased to announce the Governor’s 39th Annual Distinguished Hispanic Ohioans ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Past News
    Monday, August 19, 2019
    The Ito Sisters: An American Story August 24th, 1pm along with short film Last ChoiceBUY TICKETS HERELocation: 901 Findlay St, Cincinnati Ohio 45214. Seven Hills Neighborhood Houses centerLast Choice A hybrid documentary exploring the social-withdrawal phenomenon in Japan, based on the real incident took place in the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake. Starred by Sho Oyamada(Godzilla Resurgence) and ...read more
    Categories: Entertainment, Cultural, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Categories: Community, Entertainment, Past News, Cultural, News, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 06, 2019
    Buckingham Construction Company (“BCC”), an equal opportunity employer, is seeking bidders for the Anthem – East Walnut Hills project located at 1351 William Howard Taft Road, Cincinnati, OH. Specific opportunities for bid are available within “Scopes of Work – Bid Forms Within” folder via the Dropbox link herein for the new construction of two buildings totaling 322 units; consisting of ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release, Past News
    Tuesday, July 09, 2019
    Categories: Past News, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    Categories: News, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Enjoy drinks and appetizers as you grow your network across cultures and communities at this multicultural networking reception, Thursday, June 27 at Hotel Covington. The seven regional Chambers have joined together for this networking event to elevate and celebrate the many cultures in our region. Consider inviting a Cincinnati newcomer to join the fun. There will be plenty of locals on hand ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, May 09, 2019
     
    Categories: Chamber, Past News, News, Press Release
    Friday, April 05, 2019
    Categories: Chamber, Cultural, News, Press Release, Community, Entertainment, Past News
    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Being an International Business, one of my many passions lie with visiting other places and experiencing different cultures. I plan to graduate in May 2020 with a double major in International Business and Human Resource Management from Northern Kentucky University. The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship has allowed me to step outside of my comfort zone and travel abroad in the Summer of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, News, Past News, Testimony
    Saturday, February 23, 2019
    "I am a Mexican-American, a Latino/e, and this May of 2019 I will be graduating with two Masters’ degrees from the University of Cincinnati; an MA in Arts Administration and an MBA. Having come to Cincinnati by myself was tough because I was continuing the struggle of being the first in my family to follow an even higher education, and two because I didn’t have a community here.  Though the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, News, Past News, Testimony
    Friday, January 11, 2019
    CALENDAR INFORMATION WHAT:                 An Adam Experiment: A one-man play on the life of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. WHEN:                 Friday, March 1, 2019 – 7:30 PM   WHERE:               Aronoff Center – Jarson-Kaplan Theater PRICE:                   $25 • $15 (Students/Educators). Additional service fees may apply. INFO:                    An Adam Experiment is a one-man play that ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, News, Past News
    Tuesday, March 27, 2012
    HISPANIC FACTS & ResourcesHispanic Contributions to US-Economy - Aug 2017Economic Impact of Hispanic Community in the Cincinnati MSA- May 2009Contributions of Hispanics to the Greater Cincinnati Economy- June 2006 ​DOWNLOAD PDF2012 Did You Know...2013 Did You Know...2014 Did You Know...2015 Did You Know...2017 Did You Know...2019 Did You Know... 
    Categories: Hispanic Facts, Fun Facts, Papers/Research