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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Dayton, Ohio's New Mayor

Dayton, Ohio's new mayor, Nan Whaley
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  Dayton, the sixth largest city in Ohio, has seen its industrial base decline dramatically over the decades. But the city has enacted new programs and policies to adapt to the new economy. Dayton also elected its new mayor last month, current City Commissioner Nan Whaley, who takes office in January. She joins us to talk about what she sees in the city’s future.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Latest Twist in the Cincinnati Streetcar Project

Spokesman Ryan Messer says the group will try to get an amendment on the ballot to let voters decide the streetcar issue.
Credit Tana Weingartner / WVXU

  Mayor John Cranley this morning announced he would work with streetcar supporters and allow the project to move forward, if private funding could be found to pay its operating costs. Jay Hanselman and Howard Wilkinson discuss this latest development in the streetcar saga. 

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Charitable Words Gives Voice to Nonprofits

Tom Callinan
Charity Defence Council

  One of the greatest challenges facing nonprofits and advocacy groups is communicating the importance of their work. Howard Wilkinson talks with former Cincinnati Enquirer Editor Tom Callinan about Charitable Words, an organization he started to serve as a resource to help organizations tell their stories effectively.

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Focus on Technology
1:00 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

From fit bands to Googling gloves: cool tech gifts

Credit Consumer Electronics Association

Want to wrap your Christmas gift and New Year's resolution into one? Try a device that keeps track of your every waking (and sleeping) moment. The Fitbit Force and its competing brands, count your steps, distance, calories burned, stairs climbed, and active minutes. It also monitors how long and how well you sleep and syncs it with your computer and smartphone.

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Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Wed December 11, 2013

Benefits of Lifelong Learning

Lifelong learning keeps the mind active and engaged
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
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