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Ohio Schools Chief On Leave Amid Records Tampering Claims

Posted 08.06.2012 | Education

Lockland School District superintendent Donna Hubbard has been put on paid administrative leave amid allegations of shady enrollment bookkeeping that ...

Dead End on Shakin' Street

Thomas Frank | Posted 09.18.2012 | Home
Thomas Frank

Every city is either vibrant these days or is working on a plan to attain vibrancy soon. The reason is simple: a city isn't successful -- isn't even a city, really -- unless it can lay claim to being "vibrant."

America's Shrinking Cities

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 06.29.2012 | Business

At a time when cities like Austin and New Orleans have experienced tremendous growth, other cities are struggling to survive. In the last two year...

WATCH: Nyjer Morgan Gets Heated With Fan

Posted 06.28.2012 | Sports

Somehow it took T-Plush nearly until the All-Star break to cause a stir. Milwaukee Brewers' lightning rod Nyjer Morgan perpetuated his fiery reputatio...

Man Calls 911 To Complain About Skyline Chili's Service

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Ballhaus | Posted 09.04.2013 | Weird News

UPDATE: Christian Luckett pleaded guilty to a minor-misdemeanor conduct conviction, according to the Fox19 news site. Bad service isn't a crime,...

A Facebook Screw-Up Results in Tribute to Great Teacher

Don McNay | Posted 08.26.2012 | Education
Don McNay

Facebook gave me a unique opportunity: the chance to say 'thank you' to a man who made a difference in my life.


Gideon Resnick | Posted 08.18.2012 | College
Gideon Resnick

I have always clung to my family's history as something that defines me in a way I have yet to understand. I feel ignorant though when people ask when was the last time I visited, because I simply haven't... ever.

A True Family Man

StoryCorps | Posted 08.11.2012 | Black Voices

StoryCorps, a nonprofit oral history project, records the stories of everyday people, preserving them for future generations at the Library of Congress. The latest, pays tribute to John L. Black, Sr. It's a great tribute to all fathers.

How Much Are Students Paying For College Sports?

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.09.2012 | College

Amid cuts in state funding and tuition hikes, college athletics programs are under the gun to fund themselves with earned revenue or produce winning s...

LIVE: Sweet 16 Action

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

After a few much-needed days to recuperate, and perhaps print a fresh bracket, the 2012 NCAA Men's Tournament is back underway. At the start of the ni...

Cincinnati Attempts to Knock Off Big Brother Ohio State in the Sweet 16

Hunter Tickel | Posted 05.22.2012 | Sports
Hunter Tickel

Ohio State is the notorious big brother to Cincinnati, but none of that will matter on Thursday night.

No. 3 Florida State vs. No. 6 Cincinnati

Posted 03.18.2012 | Sports

St. Bonaventure gave Florida State all it could handle on Friday. The ACC Tournament champs, who beat UNC and Duke twice each this season, needed a 16...

WATCH: GLSEN Greater Cincinnati's Poignant New Anti-Gay Bullying Video

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"It almost makes me angry when I hear 'it gets better.' I don't want it to get better; I want it to be better now." That's just one of several eye...

Janell Ross

Ohio County Broke, Selling Assets And Paying Pro Sports Teams | Janell Ross | Posted 03.16.2012 | Business

If Hamilton County officials in Ohio were to post a sign outside Drake Center, a Cincinnati hospital the county plans to sell this week, the pitch mig...

Cincinnati vs. Texas

Posted 03.12.2012 | Sports

Cincinnati, a team that suffered some odd losses early (Presbyterian and Marshall), was able to make a run late in the season and topple Georgetown an...

Carl Kremer: The Coach You Want Your Child to Play For

Don McNay | Posted 04.30.2012 | Sports
Don McNay

Kremer projects Midwestern values of focusing on the team instead of the individual. He beats a cupcake team by fifty points, but praises the opponent's "hustle" or "fighting spirit." I've tried to get him to trash talk, but Carl is not going to let that happen.

PHOTOS: Where Oscar Sleeps

Room 77 | Posted 04.24.2012 | Travel
Room 77

We may never look like Daniel Craig, but we can stay in just as nice a suite.

Getting Practical With Your Sustainability Brand

Marc Stoiber | Posted 04.01.2012 | Green
Marc Stoiber

The key is to make green practical, not painful. To innovate our way past sacrifice to shiny efficiency without really letting consumers know they're using less.

Ohio Casino Collapse Is Developer's Second In Two Months

Posted 01.27.2012 | Business

For the second time in less than two months a collapse has occurred at one of Ohio's new casino construction sites. The latest collapse occurred Fr...

Nursing Angels and an Update to 'Its a Wonderful Life'

Don McNay | Posted 02.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Don McNay

I've spent my life chasing fame and glory, trying to achieve great things. I've never been one to stop and smell the roses. This forced me to. I've been stunned by the outpouring of love, prayers and support.

Has the Occupy Movement Passed?

Chase Whiteside | Posted 02.19.2012 | Politics
Chase Whiteside

Shot in NYC, Oakland, and Cincinnati, this short explores the state of the #OWS protests now that local governments have removed permanent encampments, and asks what the future will be for this still-young nationwide movement.

100-Year-Old Doctor Still Makes House Calls | Posted 12.20.2011 | Impact

The 100-year-old doctor still makes house calls. He must, explains Dr. Fred Goldman. That's where the patients are. "If they're sick and can'...

PHOTOS: The Priciest Airports To Fly Out Of In The U.S.

Posted 10.11.2012 | Travel

Cost has largely replaced distance as the measure of how hard it is to get around. Sure, Indianapolis is closer to Philadelphia than Chicago is, but t...

Remembering People on the Other Side of the Economic Table

Don McNay | Posted 02.12.2012 | Business
Don McNay

As dad was dishing out food to homeless people, he was approached by a nun "What do you do for a living?" "I'm a gambler," replied my father. "Joe, this is the first time we ever had a gambler on THIS side of the table." Problem gambling has pushed a lot of people into poverty.

Community Schools: Proving That 'Collective Impact' Works

Martin J. Blank | Posted 02.05.2012 | Education
Martin J. Blank

There comes a time when many fine examples of how to improve learning and life conditions for our children and young people hits a ceiling. They cannot get to scale, because as exemplary as they may be, they have an "isolated impact" on the issues.