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    Wednesday, February 17, 2021
    RECURSOS SOBRE COVID-19La información sobre COVID-19 (coronavirus) está cambiando rápidamente. Aquí hemos enumerado sitios web con información actualizada regularmente y recursos comunitarios para apoyar a las familias.  http://cincinnatilatino.org/es/covid19-recursos/VACUNACIÓNOhio está se encuentra actualmente distribuyendo vacunas a los  grupos prioritarios según el riesgo de exposición o de ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News
    Friday, February 12, 2021
    Thank you for the work you are doing to support our nation’s essential workers during the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In some states, essential workers already have access to vaccines to help protect them against COVID-19. These vaccines will be available to essential workers across the nation soon, and we need your help to share important information with employers.   CDC ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19
    Friday, February 12, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 11, 2021 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.  VACCINE DISTRIBUTION UPDATE Governor DeWine announced today that Ohio received a total of 214,525 first doses of vaccine ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Political
    Tuesday, February 02, 2021
    Categories: COVID-19, Health
    Monday, February 01, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 27, 2021Press Contact Marlo Salem (they/them, he/him)  513-330-4453marlo@pricehillwill.org Price Hill, Cincinnati - MYCincinnati (Music for Youth in Cincinnati) is holding its annual giving campaign from February 1st - February 26th. Donations will directly support MYCincinnati's free, daily programming for its 115 Price Hill students, including the cost of musical ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News
    Friday, December 11, 2020
    As COVID-19 cases escalate, Interact for Health continues to educate the community about measures that can slow the spread of coronavirus. Our latest effort includes an animated video that shares the risk of transmission for various scenarios in which people with or without COVID-19 wear masks or do not wear masks. View the video in English or Spanish on our COVID-19 resource page.
    Categories: COVID-19, News
    Saturday, December 05, 2020
    Health Gap to Conduct Focus Group, Key Informant Interviews on COVID-19 as well as offer Support Groups. We want to hear your thoughts and opinions about COVID-19 and the impact it’s had on you and your family. We’re compensating participants for their time to help us gather important data that will inform future community programs and outreach. Please check out the graphics below for details on ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Health
    Friday, November 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 19, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Director Stephanie McCloud signed a health order encouraging people to stay at home during specified hours unless they are working or engaged in an essential activity. “As COVID-19 ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Political, News
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) is proud to collaborate with the Secretariat of Foreign Relations (Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores) in Mexico and the Embassy of Mexico in the United States led by Her Excellency Martha Bárcena, Ambassador of Mexico to the United States to bestow the Ohtli Award at the 2020 USHCC National Conference to Mr. Raul Lomeli-Azoubel, Executive ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 25, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order removing the one-game-per-calendar-day limit on sports competitions has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes: Director’s Second Amended Order that Provides Mandatory ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Political
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    Source In the City of Brotherly Love on Sunday (1 p.m.-CBS, Cincinnati's Local 12), Bengals head coach Zac Taylor and his younger brother, Eagles quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator Press Taylor, would love to beat the other. Coaching changes everything. The series used to be fun for everyone in the family. Now it is 60 minutes of parental torture.
    Categories: Sports, Community, COVID-19, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    SourceThere may be social distancing at Paul Brown Stadium, but it sounds like it wasn’t a very sociable week on either side of the ball as the Bengals try to get it right before there is a replay of last season.
    Categories: Human Interest, News, Sports, Community, COVID-19, Entertainment
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    SourceIn his weekly conversation with Bengals.com senior writer Geoff Hobson, Taylor says he’ll give right guard Fred Johnson another start on an offensive line he wants to keep intact for Sunday’s game. He’s encouraged by the play of quarterback Joe Burrow and believes his pocket presence and mobility has cut down on the hits and helped the line.
    Categories: Sports, Community, COVID-19, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    Source Club Partnership Strength in Unity German Connection FC Cincinnati has formed a transatlantic partnership with Bundesliga club TSG Hoffenheim. This joint effort with the German side marks the first time FC Cincinnati have collaborated with another top-division club in another country
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Entertainment, Human Interest, News, Sports
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    Source Medunjanin secured all three points for the Orange and Blue in dramatic fashion when he scored from the corner flag in the 85th minute with an Olimpico goal.
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Sports
    Friday, September 25, 2020
    Survey Link: https://is.gd/COVID19AttitudesHCC Survey: A Community-Based Approach to Understanding and Improving Adherence to CDC COVID-19 Guidelines: This survey is being conducted by the University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital to provide better information and resources to the general public about COVID-19 and personal safety. The results of this survey will be shared with ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Friday, September 25, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 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 to reopen self-serve food stations has been signed by Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes: Director’s Third Amended Order that Reopens Restaurants, Bars, Banquet and Catering ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, Education, News, Past News, Community
    Friday, September 25, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 24, 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 today released Ohio's updated Public Health Advisory System map. New health data ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, News
    Tuesday, September 22, 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 other state initiatives.    On Monday, Governor DeWine signed House Bill 606 into law. House Bill 606, sponsored by Representative Diane Grendell, ensures civil immunity to individuals, schools, health care providers, businesses, and ...read more
    Categories: News, Political, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 22, 2020
    You may be eligible to participate if you either:   A) Were tested for Covid-19 no more than 5 days ago and were positively diagnosed, still have symptoms, but haven’t been hospitalizedB) Were in close contact with someone who has Covid-19 no more than 3 days ago, but don’t have any symptoms This new clinical trial will determine whether giving people antibodies is effective at treating ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    Dear LULAC Friends: We are excited to inform you that LULAC Cincinnati will have its 15th annual LULAC scholarship Celebration on October 1. We will be awarding 40 scholarships to talented and underserved Hispanic students! The event will be streamed from 6:00 – 7:15 via LULAC Facebook Live. This has been a difficult year for many non-profit organizations including LULAC. Because of COVID, the ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Fund Raising, Human Interest, News
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through its Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), recently announced that the City of Cincinnati Primary Care (CCPC) has received a Health Center Quality Leader award for ranking among the top 20% of health centers for best overall clinical performance.  “This award recognizes the hard work CCPC staff puts in day-after-day ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (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 today released Ohio's updated Public Health Advisory System map. New health data compiled by the Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Past News, Community, Education, News, Political, COVID-19
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Penny Martin: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine sent a letter to President Donald Trump today encouraging the President to establish the U.S. Space Command headquarters in the Dayton region. In his letter, Governor DeWine highlighted Ohio’s rich aviation history and benefits of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Past News, Education, News, Political, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    Celebrate the bicentennial of the historic Taft house, the home of the Taft Museum of Art. As The Baum-Longworth-Sinton-Taft historic house turns 200 this year, the museum will have stories, artifacts and other items to showcase the historical and cultural significance of this Downtown Cincinnati landmark as part of the exhibition Built to Last: The Taft Historic House at 200. The museum also ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 15, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today gave the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  TESTING IN NURSING HOMES AND ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES Governor DeWine and Director Ursel McElroy of the Ohio Department of Aging provided an update on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, Political, COVID-19, Human Interest, Past News
    Sunday, September 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 16, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957   (CEDARVILLE, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed the following bills into law. Each bill will take effect in 90 days.  House Bill 203, sponsored by Representative Scott Lipps, which specifies requirements for mobile dental facility operations.  House Bill 272, ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Past News, Community, Education, News, Political
    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
    More than six months into the coronavirus pandemic, many of us many may be feeling isolated and missing our friends and family members. Some may be feeling anxiety or depression. Luckily, it is possible to be social with your loved ones while practicing social distancing. Learn how in this month’s Your Health with Dr. Owens.
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
    Bethesda Inc.’s grants initiative to transform health, bi3, is seeking proposals from area nonprofit organizations for investments in technology, tools and training that will help them adapt to a virtual environment and increase community access to health and social services. The average grant award is expected to be $50,000 per organization. Proposals are due 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, News, COVID-19
    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed House Bill 606 into law. House Bill 606, sponsored by Representative Diane Grendell, ensures civil immunity to individuals, schools, health care providers, businesses, and other entities from lawsuits arising from ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Political, Community
    Monday, September 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 other state initiatives. On Tuesday, Governor DeWine announced that thousands of Ohio children, who qualify for free or reduced-price meals but are currently learning remotely, will soon ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Monday, September 14, 2020
    Library distributing free meals every MondayBoxes contain seven dinners, seven snacks For Immediate Release Sept. 14, 2020 Chris Rice Chris.Rice@cincinnatilibrary.org  513-369-7817 CINCINNATI — Since COVID-19 has changed how the current school year is functioning, thousands of students who rely on free lunches are in danger of going hungry. The Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library is ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    Source   CINCINNATI – Major League Soccer today unveiled an additional three matches for every club’s 2020 MLS regular season schedule. Following Saturday’s match at New York City FC, FC Cincinnati have learned their next three opponents. The Orange and Blue will play the Philadelphia Union for the first time this season and will play the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC for the third ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    Source   The hype surrounding Joe Burrow's first NFL pass has been thick enough to skate on as the Bengals rush to Sunday's opener (4:05 p.m.-Cincinnati's Local 12) against the Chargers at Paul Brown Stadium. But Burrow actually racked up his first pro completion days before in that player space where face coverings and unmasked thoughts are required. Hype need not apply. That's when ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 10, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—This evening, Dr. Joan Duwve withdrew her name from consideration for the position of Director of the Ohio Department of Health, citing personal reasons. The Governor's administration will continue its search for a full-time Director of the Ohio Department of Health.
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 10, 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 today released Ohio's updated Public Health Advisory System map. New health data ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 10, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today named Joan Duwve, M.D., MPH, the director of the Ohio Department of Health. “This unprecedented time calls for true leadership to limit the spread of COVID-19 and to save lives,” said Governor DeWine.  “We welcome Dr. Duwve to ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    Nationwide watch of a documentary about John Lewis from September 3rd to September 21st, plus a virtual conversation with national civic leaders on September 21 at 7:00 PM   (Cincinnati, OH)  Representative John Lewis of Georgia -- Freedom Rider and Congressman, Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree, and conscience of the nation --  served the cause of social justice for decades, both as an ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, September 11, 2020
    HOXWORTH BLOOD CENTER | NEWS RELEASEMedia Contact: Cara Nicolas | Associate Director of Public Relations 513.594.9951 | cara.nicolas@uc.eduFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CINCINNATI (September 11, 2020) – Hoxworth Blood Center, University of Cincinnati is releasing a critical appeal for type O- blood. All eligible individuals are being asked to donate blood immediately. “We are asking all eligible ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Press Release, Health, Past News
    Thursday, September 10, 2020
    This week, we celebrate the opening of several businesses in Downtown Cincinnati! Mon Petit Choux, the new bakery located at 24 West Court Street, serves French pastries and desserts such as eclairs, macarons, and croissants, as well as danishes, cakes, and turnovers. The name, Mon Petit Choux, translates to “little cream puff,” which is also a menu item and a specialty of the shop. The bakery ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Thursday, September 10, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 8, 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 gave the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PANDEMIC ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER PROGRAM Governor DeWine announced today that thousands of Ohio children, who qualify for ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that the Cleveland Browns and the Cincinnati Bengals have been granted a variance to the state sports order that will allow a total of up to 6000 spectators at two home games.  The variances allow no more than 1500 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 4, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-728-4946 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine issued the following three reprieves of execution:Cleveland Jackson, who was scheduled to be executed on January 13, 2021.  The new date of execution has been moved to June 15, 2023. James O'Neal, who was scheduled to be executed on ...read more
    Categories: Community, News, Human Interest, Education, COVID-19, Political
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source Last week, Cincinnati Ballet's building was lit up red as part of the #RedAlertRESTART Day of Action to draw public awareness to the COVID-19 pandemic's crippling toll on the arts and entertainment industry. Did you know the Arts and Culture sector employs 5.1 million people and provides $877 billion added value to the U.S. economy? As theaters, concerts, live events, and film and ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    We hope you had a fun and safe Labor Day weekend! After six months of barre in living rooms and at kitchen counters, Cincinnati Ballet Company dancers are officially BACK in the studios today! While this reimagined season is different, it's sure to be filled with the same joy, artistry, and excellence you've come to expect from Cincinnati Ballet. Keep scrolling to read a very exciting ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    (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 Requiring Reporting and Notification Regarding COVID-19 Cases in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade Schools
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source Peter Schaffer, one of the last of the old guard NFL agents who were there when free agency was born and contracts were announced by the morning newspapers, asked Mixon how he wanted to announce his contract extension. Mixon could have tweeted it or left it to one of the NFL insiders. Instead, he posted something more memorable.
    Categories: Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source The analytic people, the good folks that brush their teeth with data and devalue running backs like some kind of 20th-century anachronism, can’t measure something like this. Mixon's locker room presence is undoubtedly a huge positive.
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source They had something to say, they wanted to say it together and with Bengals president Mike Brown when they said it. In front of Cincinnati's national monument for the battle against injustice and racism and flanked by running back Giovani Bernard and tight end C.J. Uzomah, Brown stood with them and behind them as Trey Hopkins and Joe Burrow read the team's mission statement.
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source You couldn’t call it a Mock Game because they were running at less than half speed. You couldn’t call it a walkthrough, either, because there were no coaches on the field. So maybe something like “Situational Seminar.” But the big news, wide receiver A.J. Green looks like he's ready to play in his first game since Dec. 2, 2018.
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Source It’s getting to be about that time. Monday, usually, when the Bengals vote on season captains and because of the heavy off-season influx of solid locker-room presences it should make the player balloting quite interesting.
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Whether you are a reader, editorial contributor, or advertising supporter, here's an update on our planned return to print next month, with an issue highlighting this year's honorees for National Philanthropy Day.READERS: Look for our new print issue during the week of October 5th at select distribution points. Visit moversmakers.org later in September for a specific date and for updated ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 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 today released this week's Ohio Public Health Advisory System map. New health ...read more
    Categories: Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education
    Tuesday, September 08, 2020
    Here’s some information that may be helpful to you. Thanks for all you do and take care! Library resources for you:Get assistance with finding and writing grant proposals: we have multiple virtual information sessions coming up. Check out our calendar for details. You can also reach out to my colleague, Kent Mulcahy, with any questions: kent.mulcahy@cincinnatilibrary.orgCreate things like signs, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Human Interest, COVID-19, Education, News
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 1, 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 and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  LABOR DAY PRECAUTIONS In advance of the upcoming Labor Day holiday, Governor DeWine today ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Political
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Although faced with the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, school-based health centers in Greater Cincinnati continue to serve patients and expand.Interact for Health is pleased to support the newest SBHC in the area, a partnership between Primary Health Solutions and Edgewood City Schools in Butler County. Medical and behavioral health providers began seeing patients at the end of July. ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    The Deaconess Foundation will award grants to provide access to primary care services to underserved and at-risk populations. This may include an expansion of current programs or the addition of new initiatives. Eligible nonprofit organizations must be based in Butler, Clermont, Hamiton or Warren counties in Ohio; Boone, Campbell or Kenton counties in Kentucky; or Dearborn County in Indiana. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Each year Interact for Health makes donations on behalf of its directors and associates to local nonprofits that they have chosen whose work may not fall within our priorities. Among this year’s recipients are two previous grantees that are working to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center for Respite Care and First Ladies for Health. Read more ....Read previous Health in Action stories. 
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Full Story Van der Werff made his return to the starting lineup this past weekend against Columbus. The Dutch defender completed 32-of-34 passes for a passing accuracy of 94.1% and led the team with four interceptions. Van der Werff and the Orange and Blue defense held the opposition without a goal for fourth time this season.
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News, Sports
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Source Using the top pick in every round and their richest free agency in history, it is obvious on the field and in the locker room they have re-made their team with a talented young quarterback and hard-nosed, experienced and faster players on defense.
    Categories: News, Sports, Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Source Taylor will be the first to tell you that the tight ends have taken this camp by storm in an assault led by the six-year veteran C.J. Uzomah and rising sophomore Drew Sample.
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News, Sports
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    You may not be able to catch an in-person performance at the Aronoff Center after dinner right now, but there are still plenty of reasons to head down to 6th and Walnut streets for live entertainment, delicious food and great drinks at some of your favorite restaurants. Prime Cincinnati continues to provide live music every Wednesday and Thursday from 6-9 p.m., with martini specials for $7 all ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Discover Music! at MYCincinnati is an exciting opportunity for children to gain musical skills and knowledge through a variety of hands-on music-making activities. During this class, students will make new friends and have fun! They will collaborate with other students, learn from professional musicians, and develop the discipline needed to learn an instrument.
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    Wednesday, September 02, 2020
    For Immediate Release Sept.1, 2020 Chris Rice Chris.Rice@cincinnatilibrary.org 513-369-7817 CINCINNATI — During the COVID-19 pandemic, spending time outdoors has become more vital to our wellbeing. And thanks to work based on the Library's Facility Master Plan and a generous donation from the FC Cincinnati Foundation, the West End Branch received an upgrade to its courtyard so community members ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Human Interest, News
    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
    The deadline is approaching to apply for the Hamilton County CARES Small Business Relief Program. Hamilton County Commissioners are awarding over $5 million in grants using CARES Act funding to eligible small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Eligible businesses can apply for grants up to $10,000.The deadline to apply is September 4, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Applications are currently being accepted on ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, News, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, September 01, 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 other state initiatives. On Monday, Governor DeWine announced that Jillian Froment, Director of the Ohio Department of Insurance, has resigned her position to pursue other opportunities. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 27, 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 today released this week's Ohio Public Health Advisory System map. New health data ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Monday, August 31, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 31, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Eve Mueller: 614-644-0957 78 Ohio Counties Offer Free Book Program (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio First Lady Fran DeWine is pleased to announce amazing progress in reaching young Ohio readers in the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library (OGIL) Program’s first year.  Now, 206,463 Ohio children from birth to age 5 are ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINEWe were very excited to see so many of our wonderful visitors back at The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.  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. Please remember to ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News, COVID-19, Education
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    I have ordered more Honey Vinegar Pies from the Walnut Hills bakery O Pie O than I care to admit, and I am very excited that I can now pick up more sweet and savory treats at the newest location in Over-the-Rhine. Stop in during the grand opening tomorrow at the corner of 13th and Walnut streets in the historic Columbia Building. The shop offers a variety of fruit pies, savory hand pies, quiche, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    Listed below is some news from the Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library that you are welcome to share widely. If you get the chance, let me know what’s going on with your organization, as we may be able to share out your news and information through our channels, or align some resources to support your important work. Take care and thank you for being the change! RemindersWe’re open! Come ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    On Monday, August 24th at 12:00 p.m. Hamilton County began accepting applications for Round Two of the Hamilton County CARES Small Business Relief Program that awards grants of up to $10,000 to eligible businesses. There are some important changes to eligibility to better serve more small businesses in this second round of funding. Businesses will now be eligible for Hamilton County grants if they ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    Source After conceding nine goals in their first three league games of 2020, the Orange and Blue have responded with three straight clean sheets – a club record in MLS play. The defensive success is a testament to goalkeeper Przemysław Tytoń and the backline, but it also speaks to the team’s collective defending, head coach Jaap Stam said. “It’s not only the backline,” Stam said following ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Entertainment, Past News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25, 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.  SPORTS ORDER VARIANCE PROCESS Governor DeWine today discussed the recently-issued Director's Order that Provides Mandatory ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    Dear Bengals Fan,  Sports hold a special place in American life. Nowhere is that more true than in the state of Ohio, which holds historic relationships with all the major sports. Ohio's relationship with football stands without peer, and Ohio is widely known as the home of professional football in America.  Over the past several months, we have worked diligently with the NFL, with local ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    The SBA is committed to helping small businesses recover from the economic impact of COVID-19. Additional assistance includes:Funding: SBA 7(a), 504 and microloans, on which the SBA is offering Debt Relief; or, SBA Express Bridge Loans.Advising: The SBA Resource Partner Network for business resiliency readiness advising and training.Tax Relief: IRS information about tax relief for businesses.State ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Monday, August 24, 2020
    Thank you for signing up to receive email notifications on the Hamilton County CARES Small Business Relief Program. To support our small business community, Hamilton County Commissioners are awarding over $5 million in grants to eligible small businesses in a second round of funding using CARES Act dollars. Eligible businesses can apply for up to $10,000.We have now reopened the program, the ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Monday, August 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 24, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Governor Mike DeWine has announced that Jillian Froment, Director of the Ohio Department of Insurance, has resigned her position to pursue other opportunities. Froment joined the department in 2011 and has served as director since 2017.  “As Director of the Ohio ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Monday, August 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 21, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Breann Almos: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes will be signing a reopening order for performance theaters in the near future, but details are still being worked on. However, to give arts organizations the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Friday, August 21, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 21, 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 the Testing of the Residents and Staff of all Residential Care Facilities  
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Political
    Friday, August 21, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 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 today released this week's Ohio Public Health Advisory System map. New health data ...read more
    Categories: Community, Health, Political, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, August 20, 2020
    Hamilton County Commissioners recently announced the application period to apply for up to $10,000 in small businesses grants. The Hamilton County CARES Small Business Relief Program awards up to $10,000 to Hamilton County small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications will be accepted on the County’s website (https://www.hamiltoncountyohio.gov/sbrelief) from Monday, August 24 ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, August 20, 2020
    It’s Burger Week in Cincinnati, so put the cover on the grill and head over to your favorite restaurants for great burger specials, with each chef offering their unique version of the classic burger. Now through Sunday, enjoy $6 burgers at Downtown Cincinnati restaurants, including Bru Burger, Burger Fi, Goose and Elder, Dunlap Café, LouVino, Mita’s, Moerlein Lager House, Nation Kitchen & ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, August 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 18, 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 the status of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ohio. HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Governor DeWine announced that an order from the Ohio Department of Health will be issued to outline how ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Thursday, August 20, 2020
    Learn more and apply The Hamilton County CARES Nonprofit Relief Program will award $5.5 million to help nonprofits combat the ongoing impact of COVID-19 in the community. Grants from $25,000 to $250,000 will be awarded to organizations with a physical address in Hamilton County that provide essential social and family services in Hamilton County including food access, workforce development, ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Resources
    Thursday, August 20, 2020
    Learn more. The state of Ohio recently announced that it will use $50 million of its CARES Act funds to provide hotspots and internet-enabled devices to students through the Ohio Department of Education in collaboration with BroadbandOhio. Invitations to apply for the grants were sent to all Ohio public and nonpublic school entities. The application portal will close at midnight Friday, Aug. 21. 
    Categories: News, Resources, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 19, 2020
    Haga clic aquí si desea saber más sobre las opciones de alivio de deuda y préstamos de la SBA.   Las pequeñas empresas de nuestro país se están enfrentando a un trastorno económico sin precedentes debido al brote del coronavirus (COVID-19). El viernes 27 de marzo de 2020, el presidente promulgó la ley CARES, la cual contiene recursos de emergencia para ayudar a los trabajadores y pequeñas ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, Resources
    Wednesday, August 19, 2020
    La SBA proporciona materiales en otros idiomas además del inglés para ayudar a los dueños de negocios a recuperarse.Spanish - españolArabic - العربيةChinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) - Simplified - 中文简体Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) - Traditional - 中文繁軆French - FrançaisGerman - DeutscheGujarati - ગુજરાતીHaitian Creole - Kreyòl AyisyenHindi - हिन्दी भाषाItalian - ItalianoJapanese - 日本語Korean - 한국어Polish ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Wednesday, August 19, 2020
    Lineamientos presidenciales sobre la Reapertura de los Estados Unidos www.Coronavirus.gov   Los Centros de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) ofrece la información más actualizada sobre la COVID-19. Estas guías provisionales están basadas en lo que se conoce actualmente sobre la enfermedad del coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Si desea actualizaciones de la CDC, vea los siguientes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    Don't forget to schedule a time to donate blood during the 2020 Hoxworth and FC Cincinnati Blood Drive. The blood drive runs through August 28th and those who donate at a Hoxworth Blood Center will receive a co-branded snood.SCHEDULE NOW
    Categories: Human Interest, COVID-19, News
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    Please be advised that there WILL NOT be a Cincinnati Health Department COVID-19 testing pop-up event at the Villages of Roll Hill this week ( August 19-21 ). The event has been cancelled.  I will alert you regarding the next scheduled pop-up testing site once it is confirmed.
    Categories: Community, Health, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    Thank you for your ongoing and continued support of Cincinnati Ballet during these ever-changing times. We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy. When we postponed the remainder of the 2019-2020 Season in March, we did not anticipate programming changes well into our upcoming season. Today we are pleased to share with you updated plans for our exciting 2020-2021 Season which will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cultural, Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    THC Board Members, Regional Leaders, and COVID-19 Steering Committee:  While regional data overall continues to tell an encouraging story of our pandemic response, we've seen a slight uptick in hospitalizations and ICU beds. This doesn’t come as a complete surprise, however. We’re now observing a fairly predictable pattern where hospital utilization rises 2-3 weeks after a local spike in case ...read more
    Categories: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    MEDIA CONTACT: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 For the week ending August 14, 2020 On Tuesday, Governor DeWine continued to stress the importance of masks, social distancing, and proper hygiene as Ohio's school students approach the start of the upcoming school year.  "I have every confidence that Ohio's schools will do everything they can to keep children safe, but any spread happening in the ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    We all know that this upcoming school year is going to be different than any other, and that families have to adjust to big changes, such as how best to support learning from home. One of the Library’s areas of focus in our Strategic Plan is student success. We’re committed to helping young people have the resources and supports they need to succeed in school and prepare ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Sunday, August 16, 2020
    Mark your calendars. On Monday, August 24th at 12:00 p.m., Hamilton County will begin accepting applications for round two of the Hamilton County Small Business Relief Program that awards $2,500, $5,000 and $10,000 grants to eligible businesses.We made some important changes to eligibility in order to better serve more Hamilton County small businesses in this second round of funding. Some of the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Sunday, August 16, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 13, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 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.  UPDATED COUNTY RISK LEVELS Governor DeWine announced today that new public health data has led the Ohio Department of Health ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, COVID-19, Health, News
    Wednesday, August 12, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 11, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Jill Del Greco: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ohio. RETURN TO SCHOOL Governor DeWine continued to stress the importance of masks, social distancing, and proper hygiene as ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News, COVID-19
    Wednesday, August 12, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 11, 2020  CONTACT:      Carol Hector-Harris, Media Specialist(614) 961-8258 carol.hector.harris@2020census.gov Census Takers to Start Follow Up With Nonresponding Households in Ohio  August 11, 2020 – Today, census takers in Ohio will begin to follow up with households that have not yet responded to the 2020 Census.  The current self-response rate in Ohio is ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News, Census 2020
    Wednesday, August 12, 2020
    Categories: Community, Education, News, Census 2020, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 11, 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 other state initiatives.  On Monday, Governor DeWine announced the launch of Ohio’s Top Jobs List. The list combines Ohio’s In-Demand Jobs and newly created Critical Jobs into one list of ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and First Lady Fran DeWine have tested negative for COVID-19 in a PCR test administered and run by Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center today.  The test results today follow the negative PCR test results for the Governor and First ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 7, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Carolyn Cypret: 614-995-1815   COVID-19 Update: School Broadband Connectivity (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following update on the status of the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  SCHOOL BROADBAND CONNECTIVITY Lt. Governor Husted announced ...read more
    Categories: Fund Raising, News, Education, Human Interest, Political, COVID-19
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    This announcement affects the following sports: men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, football, soccer, and volleyball.CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Mid-American Conference (MAC) has announced the postponement of all scheduled fall contests, as well as MAC championships, due to continuing concerns related to the COVID-19 global pandemic. The Council of Presidents unanimously voted to take this ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    Source   CINCINNATI – Major League Soccer today unveiled every club’s first six matches of the continuation of the 2020 regular season in home markets, a slate that sees each team play three home games and three away games in just over three weeks. In the club’s final year at historic Nippert Stadium, FC Cincinnati have learned their three opponents for upcoming home matches, including ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Entertainment, Sports
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    Passport Services in MacMillan Hall resume August 17Are you planning to travel internationally in the coming year? We have good news! U.S. Passport Application Services at MacMillan Hall on the Oxford campus will resume August 17, by appointment only. You can apply for new U.S. Passport Books and Cardsrenewals of your U.S. Passport for those who were under 16 at issuance of previous passport; ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    The AFP Greater Cincinnati Chapter promotes the professional development of our members. We appreciate that financial constraints can limit educational opportunities so we are proud to offer the following scholarship this year:   Chamberlain Scholarship Covers the registration fee and travel to the 2021 AFP International Conference. Deadline to apply is September 9, 2020   Young Professional ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    Saturday, August 08, 2020
    Source   Updated 08.04.20 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 you 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 ...read more
    Categories: News, Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest
    Friday, August 07, 2020
    After a brief hiatus, Second Sunday on Main makes its highly anticipated return this weekend, with a new concept that extends throughout Over-the-Rhine. The new campaign, Second Sunday OTR, is a walkable market that will promote existing brick-and-mortar businesses and pop-up merchants, promoting food and retail items at booths located along the sidewalk. Live music and performances will also be ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Education, News, Community, Entertainment, COVID-19, Human Interest
    Friday, August 07, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 6, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Lisa Peterson: 614-644-0957   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Today, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine took a test for COVID-19 as part of the standard protocol to greet President Donald Trump on the tarmac at Burke Lakefront Airport in Cleveland.  Governor DeWine tested positive.  Governor DeWine has no symptoms at the present ...read more
    Categories: COVID-19, Education, Political, Human Interest, Community, News
    Friday, August 07, 2020
    We are so lucky in our area to have such great outdoor spaces—parks, trails, outdoor venues. We want to share five parks in Northern Kentucky’s river cities that have fun and unusual features. Come explore!   Meet some Kentucky icons:George Rogers Clark Park301 Riverside Drive, CovingtonThis lovely little park sits along the Ohio River, making it a popular place for selfies and wedding photos. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Entertainment, Cultural, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    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
    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
    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: Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports, Community
    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: Sports, Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Sports
    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: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    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: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment, News
    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
    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
    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
    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: Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19
    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: Community, News, Human Interest, Education, COVID-19
    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
    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, Past News, Health, News, Political, Community, Education, 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   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
    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, COVID-19, Health, Human Interest, Resources, Education, 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
    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
    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
    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
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    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Political
    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 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: Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19
    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
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, Human Interest, News
    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
    Categories: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News, Political
    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: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, 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, News, COVID-19
    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: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19
    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
    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: Entertainment, News, Cultural, Human Interest, Community, COVID-19, Education
    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: COVID-19, Entertainment, Human Interest, News, Community
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Health, Human Interest, News, Past News, Political
    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
    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: Community, COVID-19, Cultural, Education, Entertainment, Fund Raising, Human Interest, News
    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: Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, 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    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: Human Interest, COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    Categories: COVID-19, Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest
    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
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    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: Health, News, Past News, Press Release, COVID-19
    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
    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: COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Community
    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
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, News
    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, News, Education, Human Interest, Community, Cultural, Entertainment
    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: 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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    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
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Entertainment, 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 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: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Health
    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: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment
    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
    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
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    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
    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: Health, News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Census 2020, COVID-19
    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: Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment, News, Community, Education
    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   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
    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
    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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    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, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    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: Community, Education, Human Interest, Sports, COVID-19, Entertainment, News
    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
    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: Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Community
    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
    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
    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources
    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: News, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education
    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: News, Community, Education, Human Interest, COVID-19, Entertainment
    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: News, Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest
    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
    For more information visit: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    Para mayor información visite: www.cdc.gov/Coronavirus-es
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    Wednesday, June 03, 2020
    For more information visit: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus  
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    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
    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
    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 
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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 
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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: Human Interest, COVID-19, Community, Education, News
    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: Community, News, Human Interest, Education, COVID-19
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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
    Categories: News, Community, Education, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    Categories: Community, Education, COVID-19, Human Interest, News
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, News, Community, Education
    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
    Categories: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    Categories: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News
    Friday, May 15, 2020
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    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
    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, Community, Education
    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: Census 2020, COVID-19, Human Interest, Resources, Community, Education, News
    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: Human Interest, COVID-19, Community, Education, News
    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
    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    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
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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: Human Interest, News, Community, COVID-19, Education
    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: Community, COVID-19, Education, Human Interest, News, Sports
    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: COVID-19, Human Interest, Community, Education, News
    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
    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
    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: Human Interest, Community, Education, Past News, COVID-19
    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: Community, Education, News, COVID-19, Human Interest
    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
    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
    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
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