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    Friday, February 01, 2019
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    Wednesday, January 30, 2019
    Contact: Will Jones Marketing and Communications Manager (513) 333-7558 (513) 802-7355 wjones@nurfc.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENational Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces Updated Operating Hours Museum Now Open Seven Days A Week Year Round CINCINNATI, OH. (January 30, 2019) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced the museum will be open seven days a week year ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 29, 2019
    Frigid Temperatures Forecast for Our Area Red Cross advises precautionsCincinnati, OH – January 28, 2019— The forecast calls for an arctic blast to bring near zero temperatures and dangerously cold wind chills to our region. The coldest of the temperatures are expected on Wednesday. The American Red Cross offers steps to follow to stay safe in this bitter cold.HEAT YOUR HOME SAFELY Many people ...read more
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    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    Washington, DC - The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) said President Trump's nationwide address Tuesday night about the U.S. - Mexico border was nothing more than another campaign speech using misinformation to stir fear and anger. "Trump is like Humpty-Dumpty whining on about his wall," says Domingo Garcia, National President. "His claims are so far-fetched, he's the laughing ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Contact: Will Jones Communications & Marketing Manager (513) 333-7558 communications@nurfc.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces “Freedom 55” Program Series A year-long celebration honoring the 55th anniversary of Freedom Summer.CINCINNATI, OH (January 15, 2019) The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today a year-long program ...read more
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    Friday, January 11, 2019
    CALENDAR INFORMATION WHAT:                 An Adam Experiment: A one-man play on the life of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. WHEN:                 Friday, March 1, 2019 – 7:30 PM   WHERE:               Aronoff Center – Jarson-Kaplan Theater PRICE:                   $25 • $15 (Students/Educators). Additional service fees may apply. INFO:                    An Adam Experiment is a one-man play that ...read more
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    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Contact: Chris Miller Director of Community Engagement (513) 333-7562 cmiller@nurfc.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Celebrates the Continued Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King Legacy Awards Breakfast and Free General Admission to Museum Monday on January 21CINCINNATI, OH (January 9, 2019) –The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
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    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Every single day, all across the country, we see families who need our help. Often, they’ve just lost everything to a terrible disaster—and it’s our job to help them begin to rebuild. For many, that starts with a cozy blanket, a safe place to sleep and a hot meal at a Red Cross shelter. Alfonso, no one can understand how important these comforts are until they’re gone. There are lots of ways to ...read more
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    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Featuring acclaimed theatre organist Mark Herman; guest emcee, Cincinnati Opera Artistic Director Evans Mirageas; vocalists, Jennifer Lynn Cherest and Thom Dreeze; and Nutcracker dancers from Cincinnati’s School for Creative & Performing ArtsCALENDAR INFORMATIONWHAT:                 Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzerfeaturing acclaimed ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, Press Release
    Friday, November 23, 2018
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    Wednesday, November 21, 2018
    Giving Tuesday is just a week away, and the holidays are right around the corner. All of which begs the question, how are you planning to give back this year? Please take this opportunity to consider a donation to support children’s programming at the newly renovated Ziegler Park – a safe place where neighborhood children can come together to grow, learn and play. We offer free or reduced-cost ...read more
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    Thursday, November 08, 2018
    Contact: Leslie Spencer, Executive Director                                             Cincinnati USA Sports Corporation, 513.345.3054513.290.1079 Mobile                                                                                                                                                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALL STAR CHEER CHALLENGE Drives 2,200 Gymnastics to Duke Energy Convention ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    Holiday Junction Featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains is pulling into its new home. Now, a new generation can experience Cincinnati’s most loved holiday tradition. Step into a children’s storybook: build a snowman under the mesmerizing northern lights, let Santa know what you’re wishing for and get a new perspective on the expanded, more-accessible Duke Energy Holiday Trains — from Thomas ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETuesday, October 30, 2018(Cincinnati, OH) – Cincinnati Music Hall received the Historic Theater of the Year award from Heritage Ohio at its Annual Preservation and Revitalization Awards Ceremony held Tuesday, October 23 at the historic Allen Theater in downtown Cleveland.The Historic Theater of the Year award was created to celebrate the most ambitious and successful theater ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    Media Contact: Donna Amos                                                               Phone: (513) 256-1792 Email: donna@solopreneursllc.com Announcing SCORE Client of the Year Client of the Year Won $3,000 Kristen C. Bailey - Sweet & Meats BBQ CINCINNATI OH, OCTOBER 22, 2018 -  Kristen C. Bailey, owner of Sweet & Meats BBQ was named 2018 Client of the Year by the SCORE's Greater ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    COMING TO CINCINNATI’S ARONOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2019 AT 3:00 PM   ON SALE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 AT 10:00 AMCINCINNATIARTS.ORG / (513) 621-2787 (ARTS)   Winning NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” at just 12-years old by the most votes for a final performance in the history of the show, singer/ventriloquist Darci Lynne Farmer impresses audiences across the country with her sweetheart ...read more
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    Monday, October 22, 2018
    Every day, visitors from around the world come into our Visitor Center on Fountain Square looking for advice on what to see, do and experience during their visit to the Cincinnati region. These visitors are greeted by the more than 80 volunteers who selflessly give their time to staff our Visitor Center seven days a week. We're asking for your help to honor these volunteers (and promote your ...read more
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    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Jamie Glavic (513) 802-7355 jglavic@nurfc.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  National Underground Railroad Freedom Center extends MANDELA: THE JOURNEY TO UBUNTU through March 1, 2019 Museum Continues to Commemorate the Centennial of Nelson Mandela’s Birth   CINCINNATI, OH (October 20, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announces the extension of Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu. ...read more
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    Friday, October 19, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact:  Christina Reinerman Cincinnati Music Theatre (513) 374-4269 creinerman@gmail.com November 9-17, 2018 Aronoff Center – Jarson-Kaplan Theater  Cincinnati Music Theatre Announces Casting for My Favorite Year   (Cincinnati, OH) – Cincinnati Music Theatre (CMT) is pleased to announce the casting of its fall production of My Favorite Year at the Aronoff ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Thank you for your continued support of FC Cincinnati! The purpose of this email is to update you with ticket information for our last USL Regular Season home match against Indy Eleven on Saturday, September 29th at 7:30pm. The boys take a 19 match unbeaten streak into Richmond tonight with a chance to clinch the first outright USL points title in club history. You can watch the match tonight at ...read more
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    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    NEWS RELEASE Contact:Marita Salkowski Office: 513-579-3910 Cell: 513-477-1694 marita.salkowski@redcross.org The American Red Cross Receives Major Donations from Kroger Water, snacks, dollars sent to people affected by Florence Cincinnati- September 27, 2018 – As they have many times before, the Kroger Family of Companies is providing generous support to the American Red Cross disaster ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release, Past News, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    (CINCINNATI, OH - SEPT. 25, 2018)  - One of the biggest celebrations of Chinese culture will take place in the heart of Cincinnati for the first time this week with the Cincinnati Moon Festival at Fountain Square on Saturday, Sept. 29. Thousands are expected to attend this free event as part of the traditional Chinese observance of the autumn harvest moon. Second only to the Chinese New Year, the ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  |  September 20, 2018 Teresa WilkinsMedia and Public Relations Manager Union Institute & University Cell phone 859-916-2161Teresa.Wilkins@myunion.edu Ohio's Only Hispanic Serving Institution Highlights National Hispanic Heritage Month CINCINNATI, OH - Union Institute & University is recognizing National Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 – October 15, 2018 by ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    FOR INMMEDIATE RELEASE Angela.Hursh@CincinnatiLibrary.org  (513) 369-6967 Chris.Rice@CincinnatiLibrary.org  (513) 369-7817Thanks to the efforts of early childhood literacy programs, more and more parents are realizing the importance of reading to their children starting at birth. Equally important, however, are initiatives to keep adolescents reading and gaining literacy skills so they can ...read more
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    Monday, September 24, 2018
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the Cincinnati Bengals are working together to reverse obesity. Participating programs will take part in fun fitness events throughout the season. The first event will be held on Tuesday, September 25th from 11:45-1pm for a pre-selected group of students from South Avondale Elementary School .  Volunteers from Cincinnati Children’s will take ...read more
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    Friday, September 14, 2018
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    Friday, September 14, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, September 14, 2018   MEDIA CONTACT Kristen FosterKristen.Foster@pmkbnc.comJOHN MELLENCAMP TO EMBARK ON 2019 TOUR “THE JOHN MELLENCAMP SHOW”   FEBRUARY 10, 2019 | ARONOFF CENTER TOUR SET TO COINCIDE WITH STUDIO ALBUM RELEASE     ON-SALE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21    PRESS PHOTO (CREDIT MYRNA SUAREZ) DOWNLOAD HERE   Cincinnati, OH – Set to coincide with a ...read more
    Categories: Cultural, Entertainment, Past News, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    Contact: Christina Reinerman Cincinnati Music Theatre (513) 374-4269 creinerman@gmail.com  CINCINNATI, OH – Cincinnati Music Theatre (CMT), a resident company of the Aronoff Center for the Arts, is pleased to announce its 2018-19 Season, including two full-scale musical productions in the intimate Jarson-Kaplan Theater, two cabaret-style studio shows in the Fifth Third Bank Theater, and a ...read more
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    Friday, August 31, 2018
    Cincinnati Region's Tourism Industry Supports Record Number of Jobs in 2017 New data shows strongest ever results for tourism, with $5.3 billion in visitor spending and 80,000 jobs supported.(CINCINNATI, OH – August 31, 2018) - Travel and tourism generated $5.3 billion in economic impact to local communities in the Cincinnati region, and supported more than 80,000 hospitality industry jobs, ...read more
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    Thursday, August 23, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMEDIA ADVISORY National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Hosts John and Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series with Dr. Carol Anderson Tonight  Opportunity for Media to Interview featured Author and Museum Staff  CINCINNATI, OH (August 23, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center invites the media to attend John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series ...read more
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    Thursday, August 16, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 15, 2018   CONTACT: Annie Ruth (513) 821.9027 annieruth@fuse.net     October 19, 2018 - Aronoff Center  On Sale Now  CINCINNATI, OH – Award-winning Artist/Poet Annie Ruth and the Cincinnati Arts Association are proud to present  Dada Rafiki: The Women Gather, which will share empowering stories of inspirational women in our community through music, song, ...read more
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    Thursday, August 16, 2018
    MEDIA ALERT Step show and the Honorable Alexis Herman highlight Delta Sigma Theta Regional ConferenceMembers of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, the largest African-American women’s organization in the country, will converge on downtown Cincinnati for their 48th Midwest Regional Conference. More than 2,200 members of the organization and their families are expected in the Queen City, ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Contact: Will Jones (513) 333-7558 wjones@nurfc.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENational Underground Railroad Freedom Center Hosts Back to School Youth Symposium: Welcome to My World Saturday, August 25Student-Led Symposium to Address Race, Bullying, and Violence in Schools   CINCINNATI, OH (August 15, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host the Back to School Youth ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 08, 2018
    Contact: Sean Rugless 513-341-6604 sean@theKatalyst-us.com  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Katalyst Group and National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announce the Launch of WorldVUE Partnership provides a platform to help eliminate bias in advertising and media CINCINNATI, OH (August 8, 2018) – The Katalyst Group, a brand development and strategic consulting firm, in partnership with the ...read more
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    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    Contact: Will Jones (513) 333-7558 (513) 288-4834 wjones@nurfc.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Hosts Picture Freedom Awards Ceremony Saturday, Aug. 11 Scholarship Recipients to be Recognized for Art Contest Sponsored by Toyota  CINCINNATI, OH (August 2, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has announced the winners of the fourth ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
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    Monday, July 23, 2018
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    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    CONTACT: Jamie Glavic (513) 333-7511 jglavic@nurfc.org Will Jones (513) 288-4834​ wjones@nurfc.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMANDELA: THE JOURNEY TO UBUNTU Returns to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in September 2018 Marks the Centennial of Nelson Mandela's BirthCINCINNATI, OH (July 18, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announces the return of a major ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Past News, News, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Angela.Hursh@CincinnatiLibrary.org (513) 369-6967 Chris.Rice@CincinnatiLibrary.org (513) 369-7817Library helping kids recognize bullying in puppet performance series Who: The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Family Nurturing CenterWhat: The Kids on the Block: Bullying and School SafetyWhere: Clifton, Westwood, Green Township, ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Public Health Alert: Overdose Activity IncreasesDaily Hamilton County overdose surveillance for July 9 has indicated a spike in activity. The daily overdose report demonstrates an increase in Hamilton County emergency departments (ED) visits due to overdose; the ED visit count surpassed statistical thresholds for expected counts when sixteen overdoses were observed during the period of 6 am ...read more
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    Friday, June 29, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                      Contact: Lourdes Ribera lribera@lulac.org Phone: 513-300-0561Cincinnati, OH - The League of United Latin American Citizens Midwest region will join with others in rallies on June 30 to oppose President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy that has ripped apart thousands of families.Cincinnati rallies will ...read more
    Categories: News, Press Release, Human Interest, Political, Community, Past News
    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Major conventions are expected to draw more than 15,000 visitors to Cincinnati.(CINCINNATI, OH - JUNE 20, 2018) - This week marks the start of a summer filled with high-profile conventions in Cincinnati, beginning with the Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé, June 22-26. The Grand Boulé will draw more than 1,200 visitors to Cincinnati with an anticipated $1.15 million spent by attendees. Major conventions ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Dear Members of the 116th Congress of the United States of America, The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce stands in vehement opposition to the recent adoption of policies by the Department of Justice that facilitate the separation of immigrant families.  The families seeking refuge in the United States are fleeing dire circumstances such as war, natural disaster, and domestic violence. ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Will Jones (513) 333-7558 (513) 288-4834 wjones@nurfc.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Operating Hours Museum To Be Open Seven Days A Week July-September   CINCINNATI, OH. (June 19, 2018) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced new operational hours starting July 1, 2018. The new hours of operation are Sunday – ...read more
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    Friday, May 18, 2018
    Putting Knowledge Into Action: Grant Writing Welcome to the Grant Writing and Fund Development workshop, led by Jaime Love! The purpose of this one-day workshop is to provide a thorough introduction into the knowledge and skills necessary for the development of successful proposals for competitive funding. Participants will develop techniques and skills for identifying sources of funding and ...read more
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    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    For Immediate Release Neil Comber (513) 659-2415 nmcmex@aol.comCincinnati festival introduces Tacopolis in the biggest celebration of Cinco de MayoCINCINNATI, Ohio (April 9, 2018) – The fifteenth annual Cincy-Cinco is set for May 4,5 & 6 on Fountain Square. Cincy-Cinco, the tristate region’s premier Latino cultural fest, is a family-friendly event that showcases Latino culture, values and ...read more
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    Friday, March 02, 2018
    Cincy-Cinco organizes the first TACOPOLIS event​As every year, we want people of all ages and backgrounds to have the opportunity to enjoy and learn about the rich heritage of Latino music, dance and of course the best “Latino fooooood in town”. This year we are bringing "Tacopolis" and we want you to enjoy the biggest variety of tacos in town!!!For a second year in a row, our 3 day festival and ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 28, 2018
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    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Congratulations!!! Kristen Smitherman-Voltaire of Gateway Community College, for wining $500 Prize in our First Shoe Contest! #shoes4lagala Our Second Prize ( A $50 Macy’s gift card) is for Gina Pinto Williams of Liberty Tax and our Third Prize ( A $50 Macy’s gift card) will be for Elycia Edwards of Mount St. Joseph!! Thanks to everyone who participated and helped make this contest a success! ...read more
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    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    Download Brochure here...MISSION To promote the creation and growth of the Hispanic/Latino business community in the Cincinnati-metro area, while acting as a “connector” with the largest local organizations who seek to diversify their purchases and employment. We are a visible advocate for Hispanics in our region and actively promote trade business opportunities with our Latin American ...read more
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