Greater Downtown Dayton Plan en Project To Enhance Dayton's Riverfront Raises Nearly $4 Million <p>The Downtown Dayton Partnership announced that its signature initiative is almost fully funded. The River Run Project has raised 3.8 million dollars from both public and private sector donors. The project is the next phase of development at RiverScape MetroPark, which aims to create a regional downtown destination. It includes the removal of a dam that&rsquo;s considered dangerous and the construction of two boulder-like structures that along the Great Miami River.</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 13:09:01 +0000 Emily McCord 17050 at What's Great in Dayton: March 23 - 29, 2012 <p>Have you seen the huge daffodil farm? It is in Oakwood. Find Ridgeway Road and Peach Orchard &hellip;.it is a little north. Absolutely amazing and gorgeous!<br /><br /><a href="">The Dayton Philharmonic</a> is doing Home City Stars. The trumpet guy is doing a musical interpretation of that poem by T.S.Eliot, The Hollow Men and Scott Stoney will recite the text.<br /> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 16:45:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 13472 at What's Great in Dayton: March 23 - 29, 2012 What's Great in Dayton: February 17 - 23, 2012 <p>This weekend is <a href="">The Great Backyard Bird Count</a> when bird watchers of all ages are counting birds. They are creating a real-time snapshot of where the birds are across the continent. Anyone can participate and it takes as little as 15 minutes on one day&hellip;It&rsquo;s free, fun, and easy&mdash;and it helps the birds.<br /> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:45:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 11581 at What's Great in Dayton: February 17 - 23, 2012