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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

today.msnbc.msn.com | 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.

Occupy Chicago Petitions Rahm Emanuel

Mark Cassello | Posted 12.22.2011 | Chicago
Mark Cassello

Despite the onset of cold, rainy weather, Occupy Chicago persists. The Occupy movement worldwide is gaining breadth and strength as best practices are developed and shared across the Occupy community. It is a movement that Mayor Emanuel cannot simply ignore or arrest out of existence.

Teen Gets Car She Was Born In As Sweet 16 Present

WCPO.com | Posted 12.08.2011 | Impact

Like many other hopeful teens, Johanna Kearns got her dream birthday wish -- her first car. But this set of wheels has even more significance for Joha...

Smog Alert: Polluters Breathing Easier, People Not

Wendy Gordon | Posted 11.08.2011 | Green
Wendy Gordon

The Obama administration has been on the right side of the law and the science on strong clean air protections which are now under attack in Congress. So why is it yielding to industry pressure on this important standard?

Anonymous Donor Shocks American Sign Museum

cincinnati.com | Posted 11.06.2011 | Arts

Cincinnatian Tod Swormstedt's plans to expand his American Sign Museum got a jolt of electricity recently in the form of a $900,000 check from an out-...

Former Bronco Indicted For Sex With Coach's Daughter

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

Former Denver Broncos linebacker Nate Webster is being indicted by a Hamilton County Grand Jury in Cincinnati, Ohio on seven counts of sex charges wit...

American Towns Fight To Fund Cancelled Fireworks Shows

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.02.2011 | Business

Fourth of July has come to be best represented by the fireworks that light up the skies of American cities. But this year, many celebrations across th...

College Graduation: A Very Special Mother's Day Gift

Don McNay | Posted 07.04.2011 | College
Don McNay

Sunday, May 8 is Mother's Day this year. It is also graduation day at Northern Kentucky University. I'll be at Northern, watching my nephew, Nick McNay, go through the graduation procession.

Bookseller's Inventory Being Auctioned: What Will Happen To The Stores?

kentucky.com | Scott Sloan | Posted 06.18.2011 | Books

The future of Lexington's most prominent book retailer will be decided this week. On Wednesday, Joseph-Beth Booksellers' five remaining stores, includ...

Keeneland: The Book

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Just give me one more crack at the ol' race track -The Mills Brothers As the son of a professional gambler, I spent a lot of my childhood at race tra...

WATCH: Artist Paints George Clooney As God's Gift To Women In Cincinnati Mural

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

George Clooney may only be in Cincinnati temporarily filming 'The Ides of March,' but one local artist, Mark Schmidt, has commemorated the occasion by...

Don't Grope Me, Bro

Faiz Siddiqui | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Faiz Siddiqui

There is no denying it; I am a national security threat. With the stunts I've pulled, I probably shouldn't be allowed within 50 miles of an airport terminal.

Wealth Without Wall Street

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

If you trace the history of almost any national company, you'll find that somewhere along the way a story in a publication put that company in the spotlight.

Josh Hamilton, Pete Rose and the Power of Redemption

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. John Newton Before he played in his first major league baseball game in 2007, I w...

Extremism, the Makeover, and Election 2010

Hans Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hans Johnson

Not long ago, a passing familiarity with Bible verses, a flair for rhetoric, and hunger for a following could be enough to land someone in a small-tow...

Wall Street and Legalized Loan Sharks

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

If there was ever a shining example of why you should Move Your Money from Wall Street, legalized loan sharking is a good one.

Citi Field: Baseball's Symbol of Why You Should Move Your Money

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Houston was able to find a stadium sponsor to replace Enron. A city as big as New York should be able to find a sponsor for the Mets' field that is not funded by the American taxpayers.

On Winning the Lottery, "Sin City" & "Big Money"

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Don McNay has been on a book tour, promoting his book, Son of a Son of a Gambler: Winners, Losers, and What to Do When You Win the Lottery. In a ...

A Teaching Role Model on Teacher Appreciation Week

Don McNay | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Don McNay

The first week of May is Teacher Appreciation Week. One that I was glad to have was Dan Tieman. 34 years later, I still remember his teaching. It made an impact on my life.

Ohio Candidate Rebukes Keith Olbermann for Calling Him World's Worst Person (VIDEO)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Wellington Ennis

David Krikorian has just had one of those weeks where he has gone from local personality to whipping boy, with the stampede of critics that only the blogosphere can bring.