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7:44 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Montgomery County Elections Officials To Meet With Husted Over Voting Dispute

Democrats are not giving up on the fight to restore some of the weekend voting opportunities that have been wiped out by the Republican dominated Ohio legislature during the past year. As Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, the next battle will be this morning in Columbus.

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SOCHE Talks
10:50 am
Sun August 19, 2012

FilmDayton: Are We Arts, Education, or Economic Development? Yes!

The August 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Megan Cooper, an alum from the University of Dayton on FilmDayton.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

Arts & Culture
10:40 am
Sun August 19, 2012

2012 Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Readings: Linda Gerber

Linda Gerber with poetry instructor Jim Daniels
courtesy of the Antioch Writers' Workshop

Last month the week-long Antioch Writers' Workshop was held in Yellow Springs.  The workshop's faculty members, all published authors, held nightly readings at Antioch University Midwest during that week and for the month of August we'll be bringing excerpts from some of those readings on WYSO Weekend.

This week we hear from Columbus-based writer Linda Gerber.  She's the author of several acclaimed young adult novels including the "Death By" mystery series which she reads from here.

Statewide News
10:35 am
Sun August 19, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Neil Armstrong Museum

Gemini spacecraft at the Neil Armstrong Museum
Aileen LeBlanc

Ohio has flight in its veins. The Wright brothers began experimenting with planes in Dayton and the state claims 24 astronauts. Wapakoneta is the home of Neil Armstrong – the first man to step foot on the moon – and one of the most private people on earth. The museum here on Apollo lane is shaped like a moon.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri August 17, 2012

Conrad's Corner: August 17, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Ron Knipfer's poem, "On Hip Replacement."

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