Dayton http://wyso.org en Dayton-Area Businesses Voice Support For Gay Marriage http://wyso.org/post/dayton-area-businesses-voice-support-gay-marriage <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-efffd225-39e2-cf4b-65ae-0c64748a3ea2"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: rgb(26, 26, 26); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Several Dayton-area small business owners are proclaiming their support for gay marriage in Ohio. In a press conference later this morning, the group Why Marriage Matters Ohio will present a list of businesses who have signed on, which include Fifth St. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:01:26 +0000 Jerry Kenney 52797 at http://wyso.org City Leaders Go After Kasich For Lost Local Government Funds http://wyso.org/post/city-leaders-go-after-kasich-lost-local-government-funds <p></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 14:31:19 +0000 Lewis Wallace 50319 at http://wyso.org City Leaders Go After Kasich For Lost Local Government Funds March Madness Hits The Miami Valley Region http://wyso.org/post/march-madness-hits-miami-valley-region <p>Basketball fans from around the country have their eyes fixed on Dayton, Ohio today and Wednesday as the city is playing host to the First Four opening round of the NCAA Men's basketball tournament.<br /><br />The University of Dayton has held the opening round for the past 13 years and it generates millions of dollars for the Miami Valley economy.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:45:28 +0000 Wayne Baker 47238 at http://wyso.org March Madness Hits The Miami Valley Region Dayton Mayoral Candidates Receive Diverse Endorsements in Final Days of Campaign http://wyso.org/post/dayton-mayoral-candidates-receive-diverse-endorsements-final-days-campaign <p>On Monday, Dayton mayoral candidate A.J. Wagner received a slew of endorsements from Democrats and republicans alike.</p><p>Wagner has listed his ability to work across party lines as a key strength in his bid for mayor. On October 28th, he received public endorsements from Independent Mayor Gary Leitzel, Republican Congressman Mike Turner, Montgomery County Sheriff Phil Plummer and Democrat Rhine McLin, former mayor of Dayton.&nbsp; McLin was not present at the news conference where the endorsements were made.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:04:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 41282 at http://wyso.org Dayton Mayoral Candidates Receive Diverse Endorsements in Final Days of Campaign Whaley and Wagner Vie For Mayor http://wyso.org/post/whaley-and-wagner-vie-mayor <p>The race for Dayton mayor between City Commissioner Nan Whaley, and former Montgomery County Pleas Judge A J Wagner will be decided on November 5th. Both candidates are Democrats but they disagree on a number of issues. As part of WYSO's 2013 election coverage, we spoke with both candidates about where they stand. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Here is where each candidate stands on the issues we talked about:</p><p><strong>THE PERCEPTION OF DAYTON AS A "DYING CITY"</strong></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:15:04 +0000 Jerry Kenney 41210 at http://wyso.org Whaley and Wagner Vie For Mayor