Flying Pig Marathon http://wmub.org en Flying Fur run now part of Flying Pig Marathon http://wmub.org/post/flying-fur-run-now-part-flying-pig-marathon <p>Flying Pig Marathon organizers are adding pets into the mix with the first "Flying Fur Run."</p><p>The<strong> 2-mile dog/owner run </strong>will be held on Saturday May 3 beginning at 1:30 p.m. near the Purple People Bridge.</p><p>Communication Manager Jason Taylor says this event "could be a warm-up for marathon participants."</p><p>For every dog and owner who sign up, IAMS will donate 1 large bag of pet food to the Cincinnati SPCA.</p><p>You can register for the IAMS event <a href="http://www.flyingpigmarathon.com/">here.</a></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:06:46 +0000 Ann Thompson 23029 at http://wmub.org Flying Fur run now part of Flying Pig Marathon Pig organizers squealing for Rio de Janeiro http://wmub.org/post/pig-organizers-squealing-rio-de-janeiro <p></p><p>Flying Pig Marathon organizers are hoping the "Road to Rio Runs through Cincinnati." That's the slogan for their bid to host the 2016 Olympic marathon trials.</p><p>Ryan Hall won the 2008 trials and placed 10th in Beijing. He's helping with the bid and race course design. Hall says Cincinnati has great energy.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 19:23:01 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15948 at http://wmub.org Pig organizers squealing for Rio de Janeiro Indictment in Flying Pig incident http://wmub.org/post/indictment-flying-pig-incident <p>If convicted,&nbsp;a Colerain Township man faces up to six years in prison for a series of incidents at the Flying Pig Marathon and related events. The Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office has indicted&nbsp;49 year old David Moore, a registered marathon participant on charges of carrying a concealed weapon and menacing by stalking.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 14:37:39 +0000 Ann Thompson 12784 at http://wmub.org Indictment in Flying Pig incident Prosecutor charges man in connection with actions during the Flying Pig Marathon http://wmub.org/post/prosecutor-charges-man-connection-actions-during-flying-pig-marathon <p>A registered Flying Pig participant is charged with Carrying Concealed Weapon /Failure to Inform Law Enforcement Officer and Menacing by Stalking. &nbsp;</p><p>In a release Thursday, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters&nbsp; said the Cincinnati Police filed the charges against 49-year-old David Moore.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 09 May 2013 21:21:47 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 12388 at http://wmub.org Impact Cincinnati: Event Security http://wmub.org/post/impact-cincinnati-event-security <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The bombings at the Boston Marathon have caused emergency personnel and event organizers across the country to re-evaluate their security plans.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:31:27 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 11850 at http://wmub.org Impact Cincinnati: Event Security