Covington http://wmub.org en Covington Celebrates 200 Years http://wmub.org/post/covington-celebrates-200-years <p></p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 24577 at http://wmub.org Covington Celebrates 200 Years Former Covington finance director pleads guilty http://wmub.org/post/former-covington-finance-director-pleads-guilty <p>UPDATE: Former Covington Finance Director Bob Due&nbsp; changed his plea to guilty&nbsp;in Kenton County Circuit Court Thursday after pleading not guilty in December. He will be sentenced April 17th.</p><p>---------------</p><p>February 13th:</p><p>An audit from the Commonwealth of Kentucky shows <strong>Covington is missing even more money than first thought </strong>after allegations the city's former finance director embezzled it. Read the report <a href="http://apps.auditor.ky.gov/Public/Audit_Reports/Archive/2013CityofCovingtonexamination.pdf">here</a>.</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:03:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 23074 at http://wmub.org Former Covington finance director pleads guilty Introducing Shrewdness of Apes gallery in Covington http://wmub.org/post/introducing-shrewdness-apes-gallery-covington <p>Covington is home to a new, unique art gallery called <a href="http://shrewdnessofapesgallery.com/"><strong>Shrewdness of Apes</strong></a>. Co-director <strong>Hilary Nauman</strong> is in the studio with Jane Durrell to talk about their goal to exhibit and sell contemporary works with a focus on local and regional artists, and how this unusual name came about.</p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 05:00:10 +0000 Jane Durrell 22767 at http://wmub.org Introducing Shrewdness of Apes gallery in Covington The Waterfront breaks free and hits bridge http://wmub.org/post/waterfront-breaks-free-and-hits-bridge <p>The nearly three-decade old Waterfront Restaurant&nbsp;broke free from its moorings and&nbsp;hit the Clay Wade Bailey Bridge Thursday morning.</p><p>Kenton County Police&nbsp;initially closed the bridge until they could determine if there was any damage. They have since reopened it.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:53:42 +0000 Ann Thompson 22772 at http://wmub.org The Waterfront breaks free and hits bridge Covington's art program and the Covington Arts gallery space http://wmub.org/post/covingtons-art-program-and-covington-arts-gallery-space <p><strong><a href="http://www.covingtonky.gov/contact-us/staff/cate-yellig">Cate Yellig</a></strong>, the Art Director for the <strong>City of Covington</strong>, joins Jane Durrell to discuss her city’s commitment to art and artists, and the renaming and activities of the city’s gallery, <a href="http://www.covingtonarts.com/"><strong>Covington Arts</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 05:00:10 +0000 Jane Durrell 21187 at http://wmub.org Covington's art program and the Covington Arts gallery space